One wounded in freeway shooting on I-80 in Vallejo

California Highway Patrol investigators are working Saturday night on what appears to be a shooting of the occupant of a car on Interstate Highway 80 in Vallejo. All eastbound I-80 traffic was diverted off the freeway at Magazine Street as investigators worked.

Suspect in Vallejo rape and kidnapping in custody after hiding for hours

A 41-year-old Oakland man was arrested Saturday night in Vallejo, about six hours a woman had called police saying she had been kidnapped and raped at gunpoint, officers said. Tynel Cole was found by police SWAT team members at about 8:30 p.m. Saturday inside a tool shed Vallejo house on Holly Street, a short distance away, into which he had fled as police chased him, according to Vallejo...

Vallejo searches for a new police chief

The city of Vallejo has begun its search for a new police chief by asking residents what kind of leader they want. The vacancy comes with the department in turmoil over questions of officer conduct, use of force, and accusations of racism. KTVU's Debora Villalon reports.

Critics say Vallejo Police Department rife with racism

Vallejo City council members abandoned a meeting that was disrupted and police cleared the room after a crowd of protesters vented their frustrations over recent police shootings and other questionable encounters. Critics say the police department is running rampant with racism. KTVU's Debora Villalon reports.

Vallejo officer placed on leave back on the job, but with limited duties

The Vallejo police officer who was placed on leave in February after aggressively detaining a man for recording a traffic stop is back on the job, according to the police department. Officer David McLaughlin is on “limited duty status” a Vallejo police press information official wrote in an email. Candice Nguyen reports.

Owning a piece of the Bay in Vallejo

It's a hidden gem, rich in Bay Area history and will soon celebrate its 110th anniversary. Many people around the Bay don't even know about the lighthouse situated at the end of Glen Cove Marina in Vallejo.

Midsi Sanchez: Sharing her story

A Bay Area woman who escaped a kidnapper as a child is now using that ordeal to help others. Midsi Sanchez was just eight-years-old when she was abducted and assaulted by a stranger in Vallejo. Now she has created a foundation to help others.

Solano Co. DA files new charges in bizarre Vallejo kidnapping case

Three years after a kidnapping ordeal police called a hoax, Solano County's district attorney has filed rape charges against Matthew Muller who is already in federal prison serving a 40-year sentence in the case of a couple that was just awarded a $2.5 million settlement from the city of Vallejo.