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Crime

View the latest crime news from Richmond, California including breaking news and updates to any older crime news stories.

San Pablo police praise community for helping ID robbery suspect

After San Pablo police released surveillance footage of an robbery at La Esperanza Express at 1852 Rumrill Blvd., the community stepped up and helped identify him. On Thursday, the suspect, whose identity was not immediately...
Armed, ski-mask wearing Hercules teen arrested in Richmond

Armed, ski mask-wearing Hercules teen arrested in Richmond

A Richmond police operation targeting recent armed street robberies involving suspects wearing ski masks led to the bust of a 17-year-old Hercules resident seizure of a handgun, police said. The incident unfolded at about 8:15...
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San Pablo police search for armed robbery suspects

San Pablo police are asking for the community's help in identifying suspects who robbed La Esperanza Express at 1852 Rumrill Blvd. twice -- in December as well as last month. The first incident occurred Dec....

Vandals repeatedly tag Veterans Memorial Hall in Richmond

By Mike Kinney A Richmond police captain is encouraging residents near the 23rd street corridor to look out for vandals who have been tagging Veterans Memorial Hall at 968 23rd St. The vandals are frustrating efforts...
Two suspected car burglars nabbed at Pacific East Mall

Two suspected car burglars nabbed at Pacific East Mall

Two suspected car burglars were recently arrested at Pacific East Mall, as police respond to a "slight spike" in car burglaries in Richmond, police said. On Saturday, Jan. 24, a security guard called police about...
23rd Street human trafficking operation leads to arrest

23rd Street human trafficking operation leads to pimp’s arrest

A human trafficking operation on 23rd Street in Richmond on Thursday night led to the arrest of a 35-year-old man suspected of pimping a 17-year-old girl, police said. The incident occurred about 10 p.m., when...
Richmond police officer struck by car while breaking up sideshow

Richmond police officer injured at sideshow used to be NFL player

The police officer who was injured by a vehicle while trying to break up a sideshow in Richmond last weekend has been identified as Onome Ojo, 40, a former NFL player, police said. Ojo, 40,...
27-year-old man critically injured in El Sobrante shooting

27-year-old man critically injured in El Sobrante shooting

Authorities are investigating a shooting in El Sobrante Monday night that injured a 27-year-old Richmond man. Contra Costa County sheriff's deputies responded at 10:06 p.m. to a report of a shooting in the 4200 block...

2 arrested in connection with Richmond cop’s injury at sideshow

Juan Vargas, 18, has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder of a police officer in connection an incident early Sunday when a Richmond cop was struck and injured by a vehicle while trying...
Richmond police officer struck by car while breaking up sideshow

Richmond police officer struck by car while breaking up sideshow

Richmond police are searching for the driver who struck and injured a police officer who was trying to break up a sideshow early Sunday, police said. The 8-year RPD veteran suffered serious injuries with broken...

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Police chief: ‘Richmond remains a busy place’

On Friday, Feb. 9, Richmond police responded to a domestic violence call and learned an oft-abused woman had, weeks earlier, awakened to her husband...
Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia encourages citizens to apply for civil grand jury

County accepting applications for Civil Grand Jury service

The Contra Costa County Superior Court is accepting applications for Civil Grand Jury service for the fiscal year 2018-2019. Nineteen members will be selected to...

Unique NIAD fundraiser readies for sixth rendition

By Zach Chouteau One of Richmond’s most vital artistic hubs has unveiled the details for its sixth annual Win Win fundraiser—with the festive function all...