Mangled car on front lawn of Vallejo home. (CBS)

Vallejo Police Investigating Mysterious Car Crash As A Homicide

Police were investigating the death of driver who crashed into several parked vehicles in Vallejo Sunday night as a homicide.


A Vallejo police cruiser. (CBS)

Baby Taken From Grandfather In Vallejo Found Safe After Alleged Kidnapping By 2 Oakland Men

Two Oakland men allegedly snatched a 3-month-old infant from his grandfather in Vallejo Friday afternoon, according to police.


Matthew Muller (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Suspect In Bizarre Vallejo Kidnapping Talks To KPIX 5 In Jailhouse Interview

In a jailhouse interview with KPIX 5, Harvard-educated attorney and former Marine Matthew Muller didn’t deny allegations he’s the mastermind behind the kidnapping of Denise Huskins, a bizarre case police initially called a hoax.


Matthew Muller (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Man Charged In Vallejo Kidnapping Had Bright Resume

Matthew Muller had a resume built for success — a U.S. Marine veteran, Harvard Law School graduate and member of the California bar.


Denise Huskins and Aaron Quinn at a press conference in Vallejo about the alleged kidnapping. (7/15/15)

Vallejo City Officials Keeping Quiet After FBI Affidavit Sheds Bizarre New Details On Kidnapping ‘Hoax’

The Vallejo case police originally called a hoax appears to have been a well-planned kidnapping according to new details in a FBI affidavit.


Matthew Muller (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Vallejo Kidnapping Suspect May Have Ties To Palo Alto, Mountain View & Dublin Home Invasions

A woman who lived alone in this small rental on a quiet Palo Alto street woke up to a strange man in her home back in 2009. It was the middle of the night. And police say he bound and blindfolded her, and threatened to rob and sexually assault her.


Matthew Muller (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Suspect In Dublin Home Invasion Charged In Vallejo Kidnap Case Once Called ‘Wild Goose Chase’

A man has been charged in connection to a bizarre Vallejo kidnapping case that authorities had once written off as a hoax.


Chopper 5 over a grass fire in Vallejo on July 10, 2015. (CBS)

Vallejo Brush Fire Contained After Scorching 45 Acres

Firefighters contained a 45-acre brush fire in Vallejo and unincorporated Solano County Friday afternoon, a Vallejo fire official said.


Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Walrus That Starred In ‘Jurassic Park’ ‘Lord Of The Rings’ & Other Movies Dies At Six Flags In Vallejo

He was known worldwide for starring in feature films, most notably for his role in “50 First Dates” alongside Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore as “Jocko” the walrus. He was also the voice for several creatures in the “Lord of the Rings” series, the “Hobbit” series, and in “Jurassic Park.”


San Pablo Bay Mare Island Strait (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)

Naked Woman Swimming In Mare Island Strait Apprehended

Vallejo police officers and Solano County sheriff’s deputies apprehended a naked woman swimming in the Mare Island Strait Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.