Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Crime

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

Richmond police launch seat belt enforcement campaign

Starting today through Nov. 29, the Richmond Police Department will step up its enforcement of drivers and passengers not wearing their seat belts. RPD is among law enforcement agencies throughout the country taking part in...
Young Richmond mother fatally shot in Vallejo

Young Richmond mother fatally shot in Vallejo

An online fundraiser has been launched in the wake of the senseless fatal shooting of a Richmond mother in Vallejo on Thursday that has left her family stunned, devastated and seeking justice. Ivana Orizabal, 21,...

Richmond police identify homicide victim as T’Shawn Richard, 25

The victim of a fatal shooting in Richmond Thursday afternoon has been identified by police as 25-year-old T'Shawn Richard, a Richmond resident. Just before 3 p.m., police responded to a call about a fight in...

Fatal shooting on Barrett Avenue in Richmond

A person was fatally shot in the 700 block of Barrett Avenue this afternoon, police said. Just before 3 p.m., officers responded to a report of a fight in the 700 block of Barrett Avenue,...
Richmond shoe store burglars make off with 100 pairs of Yeezies

Richmond shoe store burglars make off with 100 pairs of Yeezies

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Police Department responded to a commercial burglary in the early morning hours of Thursday at the Exclusive Shoes store, 4926 McBryde Ave. in Richmond. At 12:01 a.m., a store representative—who had...
East Richmond Heights’ cancer patient victim of car bombing

East Richmond Heights cancer patient victim of car bombing

By Kathy Chouteau An East Richmond Heights woman recovering from breast cancer-related surgery was the victim of a car bombing the early morning of Nov. 1 and is seeking help identifying the perpetrator. Monica Fernandez was...

Man injured in shooting on Richmond Greenway

A man was shot and injured on the Richmond Greenway Monday night, police said. Police responded to bicycle and pedestrian trail at S. 45th Street at about 10:46 p.m. following a Shotspotter activation of eight...

Richmond store employee arrested after dispute with maskless customer

The employee of a Richmond convenience store was arrested Sunday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon following an altercation with a customer who was told to leave the store for not wearing...
San Pablo man arrested for striking on-duty Petaluma firefighter with car

San Pablo man arrested for striking on-duty Petaluma firefighter with car

A San Pablo man was arrested on suspicion of striking an on-duty firefighter with his vehicle in Petaluma early Saturday, police said. Petaluma police responded at about 3:11 a.m. to a call from their city's...

Video: Teens busted for stealing cars from Nissan dealership in Richmond

Three suspects, only one of them legally old enough to drive, were arrested early Wednesday for stealing brand new vehicles from a Nissan dealership in Richmond before leading police on two separate pursuits, one...

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CIF postpones high school sports

CIF further delays high school sports amid COVID-19 case surge

The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) announced Tuesday that all full practice and competition start dates are officially on hold due to the surge in...
In-progress burglary in Richmond involves masked bandits -- the four-legged kind

Richmond burglary call involves masked bandits — the four-legged kind

Richmond police officers responding to an in-progress burglary call early Tuesday encountered about a dozen raccoons engaged in a physical altercation, police said. At about...
the first district hospital in California and the prototype from which 65 others would follow. The pioneering hospital, which first opened its doors in the fall of 1950, is now celebrating its 70th anniversary.

Chevron Refinery donates $50K to Richmond COVID-19 relief fund

A community-based initiative providing emergency financial assistance to Richmond community members and organizations impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic received a $50,000 boost from the...