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Crime

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

Robbery spike in Richmond 'happening all over the city'

Robbery spike in Richmond ‘happening all over the city’

After reporting a public safety notice by the Richmond Police Department on Saturday warning of an alarming increase in armed robberies, several readers asked us to be more specific about where the crimes have...
Traffic stop renews tensions between Richmond police and Office of Neighborhood Safety

Study: Controversial crime-prevention program paying off in Richmond

The Richmond crime-prevention program that pays some of the city's most violence-prone young men to stay out of trouble received a positive review in a newly-published study by the National Council on Crime and...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Police warn about robbery series in Richmond; $25,000 reward offered for help in catching...

Richmond police are investigating a robbery series during the past several weeks committed by several men in their early 20s or 30s who wear dark clothing to obscure their faces, police said. "Victims have been...
Two arrests in San Pablo highway shooting

Two arrests in San Pablo highway shooting

A Richmond resident was one of two suspects arrested Thursday in connection with a shooting last month on westbound Interstate Highway 80 that caused no injuries, but sent a bullet through a driver's jacket...
Two local residents charged in connection with three Richmond shootings that injured three last weekend

Locals connected to three Richmond shootings last weekend, one involving cops

Two locals have been charged in connection with a string of violence in Richmond last weekend that included a pair of gang-related shootings injuring three people, as well as a third incident during which...
Contra Costa Superior Court to restore some hours and services

Richmond aiming to implement community court system before year’s end

Richmond is working to implement a community court system by year's end to handle low-level misdemeanor cases and infractions, hoping the system will be a cost-effective way to more wholly resolve neighborhood conflicts. On Tuesday,...
Neighbors, relatives express doubts that Richmond man forced woman to live in closet as 'sex slave'

Neighbors, relatives express doubts that Richmond man forced woman to live in closet as...

Relatives and neighbors of the Richmond man accused of luring a woman from Nicaragua and forcing her to live in a closet in the Iron Triangle neighborhood have "described a far different relationship from...
Authorities searching for Fairfield murder suspect who is known to frequent Richmond

Authorities searching for Fairfield murder suspect who is known to frequent Richmond

The Fairfield Police Department is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Timothy James Mitchell III, who is suspected in connection with a murder in its city last year. Mitchell, known...

Suspect in fatal stabbing of Lakota Brightman arrested in Richmond Tuesday night

The suspect in the fatal stabbing of 45-year-old Lakota Brightman in Richmond on Friday night was arrested Tuesday evening at the Sea Horse Motel at 909 Cutting Blvd., police said. Mark Nelson is suspected of...
Neighbors, relatives express doubts that Richmond man forced woman to live in closet as 'sex slave'

Richmond man accused of forcing woman to live in closet in Iron Triangle residence

A Richmond man forced a woman to live in a closet in an Iron Triangle home and abused her daily for about a year before his recent arrest, police said Tuesday. Detectives working out of...

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Richmond biz holding toy giveaway, free Santa pics

Richmond biz to hold toy giveaway event, free Santa photos

Unlimited Wireless, the MetroPCS dealer at 12800 San Pablo Ave. in Richmond, is set to give out more than 500 toys along with free...
Richmond mayor pays respects to late SF Mayor Ed Lee

Richmond mayor pays respects to late SF Mayor Ed Lee

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt was among the many to pay respects to San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, who died suddenly early Tuesday from a...

Richmond man dies after being shot in front of Emeryville Target

A Richmond man has died following a shooting in the parking lot of the Target in Emeryville on Dec. 4, police said. Eondre Bolton, 19,...