Antioch: Suspects in Cielo Supermarket Armed Robbery in Custody

On Friday, two suspects in connection with an armed robbery at Cielo Supermarket in the City of Antioch were taken into custody on Highway 4. According to preliminary information, the robbery occurred just before 11:30 am where a security guard was pushed down and the suspect brandished a firearm after a theft. The suspects fled the scene.
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Walnut Creek,

Walnut Creek Police Make Arrest in Thursday Night Fatal Shooting

The Walnut Creek Police Department said an investigation into a Thursday night shooting in Walnut Creek led them to a suspects home in the City of Martinez where an arrest was made. No suspect information was released. The Walnut Creek Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred on June...

Fairfield Gas Station Incident Turns Deadly

In the early morning hours of Friday, June 11, 2021, a Fairfield resident suffered fatal injuries when he was struck by a vehicle at a gas station located on Travis Boulevard. The circumstances surrounding the fatal incident have puzzled investigating officers. According to a statement released by an official from...

Fire Closes Part Of I-680 Near Fairfield

FAIRFIELD (CBS13) – A fire burning in Solano County closed down part of Interstate 680 near Fairfield on Friday evening. According to the California Highway Patrol, all southbound lanes of I-680 were closed at Marshview Road and the Marshview on-ramp to the interstate was also closed. The fire was burning in that area.
Solano County, CANBC Bay Area

Firefighters Battle Grass Fire Off 680 in Solano County

Firefighters are battling a grass fire off Interstate Highway 680 near Marshview Road in Solano County Friday evening. The flames have consumed about 20 acres, firefighters say. The California Highway Patrol shut down southbound lanes because of equipment. No additional information was immediately available.
Dublin, CAEast Bay Times

Is Dublin coyote sending a rude message to barking dog?

DEAR JOAN: We live near open space and see our share of coyotes. Our next door neighbors have a dog who, unsurprisingly, barks every time she sees a coyote. The other day a coyote was casually traipsing by our houses. The dog barked. The coyote looked at the dog, then just as casually squatted, went to the bathroom and sauntered away.
Vacaville, CAVacaville Reporter

Drought conditions continue to worsen

The dry bed of the lake in Lagoon Valley Regional Park in Vacaville is a prime example of the growing drought conditions in the state. According to the United States Drought Monitor, Solano County is currently in extreme drought conditions, water is inadequate for agriculture, wildlife, and urban needs; reservoirs are extremely low; hydropower is restricted. With the July 4th holiday around the corner and the increasingly dry conditions in the hills around the city, the Vacaville Fire Department has begun its yearly campaign to educate the community on the ban on fireworks.
Fairfield, CADaily Republic

Fairfield police schedule driver checkpoint Friday

FAIRFIELD — The Police Department’s traffic unit will operate a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Friday in the area of Air Base Parkway and Dover Avenue. DUI checkpoints are placed in locations like this based on collision statistics and frequency of DUI arrests. The deterrent effect of using checkpoints and DUI saturation patrols has proven to lower the number people killed and injured in alcohol- or drug-impaired crashes, police report.
Walnut Creek,

One Killed In Walnut Creek Shooting Thursday

One person was shot and killed in Walnut Creek Thursday, police checking a white car that came to rest on a sidewalk in the area of Ygnacio Valley Road and N. California Boulevard shortly after shots were reported at 10:55 p.m. and discovering a body inside. Initial details were sparse...