Saturday, July 4, 2020

Crime

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

Point Richmond call-in radio show lifts spirits during pandemic

Fundraiser launched for victim of DUI accident near Ferry Point tunnel

An online fundraiser has been launched to support the man who was seriously injured after being pinned between two parked vehicles as the result of a DUI crash near the Ferry Point tunnel in...
$10K reward offered for capture of Norvi Dzidzornu's killer

$10K reward offered for capture of Norvi Dzidzornu’s killer

The Richmond Police Department is requesting assistance from the public to identify Norvi Dzidzornu's killer. A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the suspect's arrest in the case. Dzidzornu, 37, was murdered...
El Sobrante: Body found decomposed; arrest made

Passenger dies in fatal DUI crash in Richmond

By Mike Kinney A San Rafael woman died in a car accident in the area of San Pablo Avenue and Hilltop Drive in Richmond Thursday night, police said. Police responded to the solo-vehicle crash at 9:24...
By Mike Kinney

Woman injured in shooting near Richmond BART station

Richmond police are investigating a shooting that injured a woman early Friday near the Richmond BART Station. At 1:09 a.m., police responded to the intersection of 16th Street and Macdonald Avenue on a report of...
Over 80 percent increase in fireworks-related calls this year, local police say

Over 80 percent increase in fireworks-related calls this year, local police say

You already know this to be true: the use of fireworks has increased exponentially in West Contra Costa County this year. In Richmond, police have seen an 82 percent increase in fireworks-related calls when compared...
El Sobrante: Body found decomposed; arrest made

Richmond Police Department announces checkpoint night of July 3

The Richmond Police Department Traffic Unit will conduct a DUI and driver's license checkpoint on Hilltop Drive the night of July 3, the RPD announced this evening. "The purpose of the checkpoint is to get...
El Sobrante: Body found decomposed; arrest made

Woman fatally shoots man in Richmond after argument, police say

The victim of a shooting in Richmond on Friday succumbed to his injuries today, and the suspected murderer is in custody, police said. Darrell Gibson, 55, of Richmond was shot in the head shortly after...
Driver killed in I-580 crash in Richmond ID'd

Two injured in shooting on I-80 near San Pablo Dam Road

Two people were shot and injured while driving on Interstate Highway 80 west of San Pablo Dam Road this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol. The shooting occurred in the eastbound lanes about 4:35...
Point Richmond call-in radio show lifts spirits during pandemic

Man airlifted to hospital after multi-car crash near Ferry Point tunnel

A man was seriously injured as the result of a suspected DUI crash near the Ferry Point tunnel in Point Richmond Sunday morning, police said. At 10:12 a.m., Richmond police responded to an injury accident...

Richmond police investigating homicide at Greenway encampment

By Mike Kinney Richmond police are investigating the murder of a homeless woman on the Richmond Greenway. During the early morning hours of Sunday, June 14, Norvi Dzidzornu, 37, was the victim of a homicide in...

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El Sobrante: Body found decomposed; arrest made

One DUI arrest after nearly 800 cars screened at Richmond checkpoint

Of the nearly 800 vehicles screened during a sobriety checkpoint on Hillltop Drive on July 3, one arrest was made for driving while under...
Over a dozen fires across Contra Costa on July 3, at least three due to fireworks

Over a dozen fires in Contra Costa on July 3, at least 3 from...

A vegetation fire Friday in a vacant lot near Market Avenue and Harold Street in North Richmond grew "to the size of a house,"...
Richmond coffee houses ready “to-go” serving caffeine-loving community

Catahoula beans boost BLM movement

By Kathy Chouteau Catahoula Coffee Company has created a way to not only indulge your love of the caffeinated bean, but also to support the...