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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 crash fatality ID’d as Richmond resident

By Zach Chouteau A woman who died in the first of two tragic collisions on westbound Interstate Highway 80 in San Pablo early Monday morning has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office...
4 teens arrested following gunpoint robbery in Pinole

18-year-old Richmond man fatally shot Saturday; father arrested

A father has been suspected in the fatal shooting of his 18-year-old son in Richmond on Saturday, according to the Contra Costa Coroner's Office. Carlos Easiley, 18, of Richmond  was reportedly shot in the 2900...
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San Pablo police arrest suspect connected to bank robberies

San Pablo police have arrested a man suspected of robbing at least two banks and a payday loan business in the city recently. At about 5:15 p.m. Thursday, San Pablo officers were called to the...
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San Pablo police need help identifying bank robbery suspect

San Pablo police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man believed to be connected to two local bank robberies. The first incident occurred June 13 at approximately 12:40 p.m. The suspect walked...
RPD: Bicyclist had rifle 'slung over shoulder under coat'

RPD: Bicyclist had rifle ‘slung over shoulder under coat’

A bicyclist was arrested last week in Richmond after a police search uncovered "a shortened rifle slung over the suspect's shoulder under his coat," police said Thursday. The incident occurred in the area of Roosevelt...

Contra Costa County DA resigns, pleads no contest to perjury

Contra Costa County District Attorney Mark Peterson resigned today and also pleaded no contest to a single charge of perjury after being charged with using more than $66,000 in campaign funds to pay personal...
San Pablo man arrested on molestation charges

San Pablo man arrested on molestation charges

A San Pablo man who owns a learning center for children and young adults with developmental disabilities in Richmond was arrested June 6 on charges that he molested a young girl over a period...
BART police seek suspect in sexual battery on train

BART police seek suspect in sexual battery on train

BART police have released surveillance images of a man who is suspected of sexual battery onboard a train car this week traveling from the Richmond to North Berkeley stations. The suspect -- described as a...
4 teens arrested following gunpoint robbery in Pinole

Man killed in shooting on 20th Street in Richmond

A 21-year-old man was killed in a shooting in the 100 block of 20th Street in Richmond Thursday night, police said. Officers responded to a call about a shooting about 7 p.m., Richmond police Lt....
El Cerrito man paid Richmond-area cashiers to assist in tax scheme

El Cerrito man paid Richmond-area cashiers to assist in tax scheme

An El Cerrito man who stole the names of deceased individuals and used them to fetch refunds from federal tax returns was sentenced to 54 months in prison Tuesday, authorities said. Brandon Robinson, 35, paid...

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Mayor to explore dissolving Richmond Housing Authority

By Richmond Mayor Tom Butt While the longstanding and increasingly acrimonious issues between the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Richmond...
Map points out Richmond's many new and old attractions

Map points out Richmond’s many new and old attractions

Melinda McCrary, the executive director of the Richmond Museum of History, was touted in City Manager Bill Lindsay's newsletter for attracting attention to her...
4 teens arrested following gunpoint robbery in Pinole

4 teens arrested following gunpoint robbery in Pinole

Four teenagers -- three from Richmond and one from El Sobrante -- were arrested on suspicion of robbing a person at gunpoint in Pinole,...