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Crime

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

Online fundraiser launched in wake of San Pablo woman's tragic death in Bay Point parking lot

Online fundraiser launched after San Pablo woman killed in Bay Point

An online memorial fundraiser has been launched for Laura Sanchez-Gomez, the 24-year-old San Pablo woman who was struck and killed by a vehicle in the parking lot of a restaurant and nightclub in Bay...
23rd Street fight turns fatal

El Cerrito police arrest man linked to attempted burglary that prompted helicopter search

El Cerrito police arrested a man in connection with an attempted burglary of a home last week that prompted a helicopter search. Marco Salas, 28, of Oakland was booked on suspicion of attempting to burglarize...
Target increasing minimum worker wages to $15 by 2020

Two arrested after Target security guard assaulted and threatened to be shot during brazen...

A security guard at the Richmond Target was punched and threatened to be shot Wednesday morning while chasing down one of three suspects who fled the store with a television, but Richmond police later...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Richmond police officers used force in 6 percent of arrests last year while seizing...

The Richmond Police Department said Tuesday it used force in about 6 percent of arrests last year, and has had just two fatal officer-involved deaths in more than a decade, due in part to...
San Pablo to step up enforcement at collision hot-spots this Sunday

San Pablo cop arrested on gun, drugs and child endangerment charges in San Francisco

A San Pablo police officer pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of drug and gun possession and child endangerment. Officer Kenneth White was arrested by San Francisco police on Wednesday last week, two days after...
23rd Street fight turns fatal

Richmond man arrested in Nevada in connection with ‘major identity theft case’

A Richmond man was arrested by the Nevada Highway Patrol last weekend in connection with a "major identity theft case," the Elko Daily Free Press reported. Tyres Dudley, 33, was one of four Northern Californians...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Deadly crash following police pursuit in Richmond

A driver who had been fleeing Richmond police on Saturday night crashed into another vehicle at 24th Street and Gaynor Avenue, killing a passenger in the second car and critically injuring two others, according...
Hipster burglars carried loot from Parchester Village heist in Hello Kitty backpack

Hipster burglars carry loot from Parchester Village heist in Hello Kitty backpack

One of three burglars who allegedly robbed a home in Parchester Village last week was caught while attempting to flee with a Hello Kitty backpack filled with loot, police said. The burglary occurred about 2...
Richmond police seize look-alike gun from 12-year-old robbery suspect

Richmond police seize look-alike gun from 12-year-old robbery suspect

A 12-year-old robbery suspect had a BB gun that was painted black to look like a real gun tucked in his waistband when police stopped him for riding his bicycle in an unsafe manner...
Black Lives Matter image hurts Chief Magnus' job prospects in Tucson

Richmond’s progressive police chief not progressive enough for RPA

Richmond police chief Chris Magnus has gained national attention for a progressive, community-participation brand of policing that’s credited with increasing the department's transparency while reducing the city's crime rate. But members of the Richmond Progressive...

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Community invited to help paint Rancho Market in North Richmond

Community invited to help paint Rancho Market in North Richmond

The Rancho Market store in North Richmond will soon receive a paint job thanks to a community effort. Supervisor John Gioia’s office is partnering with...

Richmond police convince suicidal man to drop knife

An armed, suicidal man in an Iron Triangle home took to Facebook Live during his moment of heightened distress last week -- but two...
East Brother Beer Co., Richmond Promise to host teacher appreciation event Wednesday

East Brother Beer Co., Richmond Promise to host teacher appreciation event Wednesday

Teachers and counselors will be celebrated at East Brother Beer Co. in Richmond on Wednesday, Sept. 27, when the brewery hosts the first "Cheers...