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Sacramento Duo Caught Passing Illegal $100 bills at Vacaville Kohl’s

Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me, the old saying goes; and employees at Kohl’s, 570 Orange Drive, took it to heart on the afternoon of November 13. An alert Kohl’s cashier noticed that a $100 bill used in a transaction with a male customer appeared “wrong.” When the man returned with a female accomplice and ...Full Article

Another Suspect Arrested In Demetrious Ward Murder Case.

Demetrious Ward was a popular straight-A Vacaville High School student who also played on the football and track teams. Many students in the immediate aftermath of his shooting agreed ...Full Article

Drunk-Driving Killer Sentenced In Solano Court

Alex Perez spent the evening of December 12, 2012 at an Applebee’s in Vacaville swilling down, a bartender later testified, four 22-ounce glasses of beer and two shots of ...Full Article

Trio Arrested For Fairfield Carjacking

Police arrested a Vacaville man and a Fairfield couple after finding them in a van that had been reported as stolen. Fairfield police received reports around 2:30 pm on ...Full Article

High Speed Pursuit of Car Thief Ends With Arrest by Police K-9

During the early morning hours of Wednesday, October 22, CHP officers were in hot pursuit of suspected car thief Robert Carter, 18, of Hayward. Suddenly, he led them off ...Full Article

DUI Suspect Nabbed After High-Speed Pursuit and Unusual Escape Attempt

Vacaville police arrested the DUI suspect after he attempted to escape capture by ditching his car and hailing a taxicab. About midnight October 14, a Vacaville police officer spotted ...Full Article

Drunk Driver Injures Vacaville Boy

A Stockton man driving under the influence of alcohol struck a six-year-old boy pedestrian on October 4. Several callers informed Vacaville Police 911 dispatchers about the incident, which took place in the parking ...Full Article

Juvenile Arrested for Attempted Murder of Dixon Police Officer

A juvenile 15 years of age was arrested for attempted homicide (PC 664-187) after exchanging gunfire with police officers near Dixon High School, according to a Dixon Police Department ...Full Article

Swindler Gets Federal Prison Sentence For Bribing Travis AFB Official

A native of Afghanistan, 41, now a naturalized American citizen, was sentenced September 25 to two years in federal prison. Lida Amin had bribed an Air Force official in ...Full Article

Dixon Real Estate Salesman/Bank Robber Convicted of Mail Fraud, Could Serve 30 Years

On September 22, U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner announced that a federal jury had found former real estate salesman and convicted bank robber Hubert Rotteveel, 52, a resident of Dixon, ...Full Article
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