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Crime

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

Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

Vallejo police search for Richmond man charged with teen’s murder

Vallejo police are searching for a Richmond man wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a 15-year-old boy in their city on Wednesday, July 14. An arrest warrant charges Demark Anthony Bernstine, 28, of...
Berkeley man arrested for armed robbery at El Cerrito Valero

Berkeley man arrested for armed robbery at El Cerrito Valero

A Berkeley man was arrested over the weekend in connection with an armed robbery that occurred the previous week at the Valero gas station in El Cerrito, police said. At about 11:11 a.m. on July...

Contra Costa joins state program aiming to rectify excessive prison sentences

A state pilot program will help the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office process resentencing applications from inmates in state prisons in a more timely manner. On Friday, the DA's office was notified that it...
Driver in crash on Pinole Valley Road cited for DUI

Driver in crash on Pinole Valley Road cited for DUI

The driver of a vehicle that overturned on Pinole Valley Road and Henry Avenue in Pinole on Friday was cited for driving under the influence of alcohol, police said. The accident occurred about 4:50 p.m....
Bat-wielding man goes on vehicle vandalism spree in West County

Bat-wielding man goes on vehicle vandalism spree in West County

A man suspected of vandalizing multiple vehicles with a bat earlier today -- including smashing a car window while a passenger was inside in San Pablo, causing minor abrasions to the passenger's face --...
Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

Pinole police say homicide related to family dispute

A fatal shooting in Pinole Thursday started as a dispute between family members, police said. Jeramy Dorsey, 25, of Oakland, allegedly shot a member of his family, whose identity was not immediately known, at a...
60-year-old pedestrian fatally struck on Richmond Parkway

Suspect in Pinole homicide shot and injured by police

The suspect in a fatal shooting in Pinole was shot and injured by a police officer while fleeing the homicide Thursday afternoon, police said. About 1:10 p.m., police were dispatched to a report of a...
Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

Arrest made in shooting at S. 37th and Cutting

An arrest was made in connection with a shooting that injured a driver at S. 37th Street and Cutting Boulevard last month, police said. About 10 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18, the victim, a 35-year-old...
Online fundraiser launched to support family of murdered Tyler Dickson

GoFundMe launched to support family of Tyler Dickson

A GoFundMe fundraiser has been launched to support the family of Tyler Dickson, 20, the promising student-athlete from San Pablo who was found murdered at a campground in Oroville last weekend. "As our family deals...
Richmond police chief calls for ordinance changes to address illegal fireworks

Richmond police chief calls for ordinance changes to address illegal fireworks

Anticipating there would be ample illegal fireworks activity during the Independence Day weekend, the Richmond Police Department sent out a special detail of 16 officers to address issues. But Richmond police Chief Bisa French...

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Bay Area health officials issue indoor mask mandate

Bay Area health officers issue indoor mask mandate

Starting Tuesday, wearing masks while in public indoor settings will be required regardless of vaccination status in seven Bay Area counties. In a joint statement...
Richmond's iconic CJ's BBQ & Grill celebrated at anniversary gala

Richmond gala celebrates Charles Evans and CJ’s BBQ & Grill

By Mike Kinney Community members turned out Friday to celebrate milestones for two beloved Richmond staples: Chef Charles Evans, who has turned 75 years old,...
BART reducing service starting Monday as ridership declines 90 percent

BART returns to ‘near-regular’ service

Starting today, BART is operating at service levels nearing pre-pandemic levels, with increased frequencies, the extension of closing times from 9 p.m. to midnight...