Sunday, January 16, 2022

Crime

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

21-year-old man killed in hit-and-run collision in San Pablo; arrest made

A 21-year-old man was fatally struck by a car in San Pablo Friday night. The suspected driver has been arrested on charges of felony hit and run and vehicular manslaughter, according to the San...
Fundraiser launched for beloved Richmond father, homicide victim

GoFundMe launched after father of four murdered in San Pablo

By Kathy Chouteau A GoFundMe has been launched to benefit the family of Hubert Taylor III, a 40-year-old Richmond father of four who was found fatally stabbed in San Pablo Tues., Dec. 14. The fundraiser, set...
Sister of slain federal officer files wrongful death lawsuit against Facebook

Family of slain federal officer files wrongful death lawsuit against Facebook

The family of slain Federal Protective Service Officer Dave Patrick Underwood, who was a well regarded resident of Pinole, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Facebook (now known as Meta), claiming the social...
AC Transit reducing service due to COVID-19 pandemic

AC Transit employees trained to spot, report human trafficking

AC Transit drivers and road supervisors are rolling into New Year with new skills on how to help local law enforcement agencies "put the brakes on human trafficking." In December 2020, AC Transit began providing...
Richmond police caution community about fake COVID test kits

Richmond police caution community about fake COVID test kits

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Police Department (RPD) is cautioning community members to check the authenticity of COVID-19 test kits before purchasing them online by confirming they’re on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA)...
Stolen vehicle connected to robbery of puppy in SF located in San Pablo

Stolen vehicle connected to robbery of puppy in SF located in San Pablo

A stolen vehicle located in San Pablo on Monday is believed to have been connected to the robbery of a French Bulldog puppy in San Francisco on New Year's Day. At about 10:05 a.m. Saturday,...
Fundraiser seeks to help family of teen who was shot leaving DeAnza football game

GoFundMe launched for family of teen who was shot while leaving De Anza football...

By Kathy Chouteau Feagley Realtors has created a GoFundMe page to help the Parkers—a Bay Area family that has suffered unconscionable personal challenges over the past two years—with a down payment on their home, according...
Driver spinning donuts in Richmond arrested for DUI

Driver spinning donuts in Richmond arrested for DUI

Richmond police arrested a driver on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol after the driver was allegedly seen spinning donuts at an intersection, police said. Just after 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, a police...
Gov. Gavin Newsom announces rewards for 4 unsolved crimes, including a murder in San Pablo

Gov. Gavin Newsom announces rewards for 4 unsolved crimes, including a murder in San...

Gov. Gavin Newsom today announced rewards towards solving four unsolved crimes in California, including the murder of Shawn Tillis last year in San Pablo. The reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction...

One DUI arrest after 1,950 cars screened at Richmond checkpoint

Of the 1,950 cars screened at a sobriety checkpoint in Richmond on Friday, just one person was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to police. The grant-funded checkpoint took place Friday evening...

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Richmond Chamber set for first in-person mixer since start of pandemic

Stand-up comedy coming to The Factory

By Kathy Chouteau The Factory Bar is tickling Richmond’s funny bone via a new monthly live standup-comedy showcase called “Comedy at The Factory.” The first...
San Pablo police release body cam footage of fatal officer-involved shooting

San Pablo police release body cam footage of fatal officer-involved shooting

The San Pablo Police Department on Friday released body camera footage from a fatal officer-involved shooting involving an armed man Wednesday, Dec. 15.  The Police...
Richmond Art Center unveils trio of winter exhibitions

Richmond Art Center unveils trio of winter exhibitions

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Art Center (RAC) has announced its Winter Exhibitions will encompass the 25th Anniversary of Art of the African Diaspora, the...