Torso Found Off Benicia Shoreline In 1979 Identified As Missing Yolo County WomanA torso found off the Benicia shoreline in 1979 was identified as a Woodland woman who went missing from her home in the middle of the night.
Benicia Firefighter Tests Positive For COVID-19A Benicia firefighter informed the city Wednesday that they tested positive for COVID-19.
Drone Hampers Crews Battling Twin Vegetation Fires Along I-680 North of BeniciaFirefighters battling two vegetation fires burning along Interstate 680 north of Benicia Saturday afternoon were forced to ground aircraft due to interference from a drone in the area.
Benicia Wants Couple To Stop Picking Up Trash Along Highway During COVID-19 Shelter-In-PlaceThe city of Benicia says a couple picking up trash along the roadways is setting a bad example and has asked them to stop.
VIDEO: Vallejo Teen Carjacking Suspects Lead Police On Wild ChaseTwo juveniles were arrested after a police chase through Benicia and Martinez Friday night, both suspects in an armed robbery and carjacking in Vallejo
Owners Of Benicia-Based Solar Company Plead Guilty In Billion-Dollar Ponzi ScamThe owners of DC Solar, a Benicia-based company, pleaded guilty Friday to charges related to a billion-dollar Ponzi scheme used to finance luxury homes and automobiles, the purchase of a minor league baseball team and a sponsorship of a NASCAR team, federal officials said.
Benicia, Finalist In Business Makeover TV Show, Excited To Be In National SpotlightLast Tuesday, a Bay Area city was named a finalist in a competition to win a downtown business makeover as part of a national TV show. Now people are voting to put Benicia in the national spotlight.
Weekend Benicia Refinery Flaring Released More Than Expected Sulfur DioxideFlaring at the Valero refinery in Benicia this weekend has released an estimated 9,000 pounds of sulfur dioxide into the atmosphere, according to an updated hazardous spill report.
Video: Gunman Robs Benicia Convenience Store, Pepper Sprays ClerkA gas station convenience store clerk in Benicia was pepper sprayed by a man who robbed his store at gunpoint in an attack caught on camera.
Loud Steam Release At Crockett Natural Gas Turbine Plant Prompts Emergency CallsA steam release at a natural gas turbine plant in Crockett produced a loud noise late Monday night that prompted numerous calls to emergency services.
Auction Of Luxury Cars Seized During Benicia Solar Scam Investigation Nets $8.2 Million A U.S. Marshals auction of a collection of 148 classic, performance and luxury vehicles seized during the investigation of a $1 billion Benicia solar energy investment scam sold for a combined $8.2 million, federal officials said Monday.
2 Benicia Solar Power Employees Guilty In $1B Fraud Scheme, Feds Auction Prized CarsTwo employees of a Benicia solar energy company pleaded guilty Tuesday to participating in what federal prosecutors say was a massive scheme that defrauded investors of $1 billion.
Refinery Problems Send California Gas Prices SoaringWith the booming economy and busy freeways, getting from place to place in the Bay Area can be time-consuming. And with a recent spike in gas prices, it’s becoming more costly as well.
Assault Inside Benicia Home Leads To Arrest Of 68-Year-Old ManBenicia police arrested a man on suspicion of assaulting another man in a home Monday afternoon.
Box Truck Bursts Into Flames At Benicia-Martinez Bridge Toll PlazaA box truck that burst into flames at the Benicia-Martinez Bridge toll plaza Friday afternoon has shut down two lanes, according to Contra Costa CHP.