Thursday, January 21, 2021

Crime

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

60-year-old pedestrian fatally struck on Richmond Parkway

Montalvin Manor murder suspect is victim’s brother

The suspect in the murder of a man at a home in the Montalvin Manor neighborhood on Sunday is the victim's brother, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office. Jason Mosqueda, 39, of Richmond...
Two injured in San Pablo shooting; three suspects arrested

Two injured in San Pablo shooting, three arrested

Three suspects have been arrested in connection with a shooting on 23rd Street in San Pablo Tuesday night that injured two people, police aid. San Pablo officers responded to the 1400 block of 23rd Street...

Man stabbed in front of Richmond police headquarters

A 28-year-old man was in serious condition after being stabbed multiple times in front of Richmond Police Department headquarters on Sunday following a child custody exchange, police said. The incident unfolded at about 6:10 p.m.,...
Suspect in stabbing in front of Richmond police station charged

Suspect in stabbing in front of Richmond police station charged

The suspect in a stabbing in front of the Richmond Police Department that occurred following a child custody exchange Sunday has been identified as 26-year-old San Francisco resident Grey Lonewalker Curtiss. The Contra Costa County...
North Richmond pastor cited for violating COVID-19 health order

Tara Hills murder suspect in custody

The suspect in the shooting that killed 30-year-old Charles Johnson at a Tara Hills apartment complex on Sunday, Jan. 10, was arrested Friday following a separate non-injury shooting at the same apartment complex, according...
60-year-old man fatally shot in North Richmond; two arrested

Deputies investigate fatal shooting at Tara Hills apartment complex

A 30-year-old San Francisco man was fatally shot at an apartment complex in the Tara Hills neighborhood Sunday afternoon, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office. At 12:39 p.m., deputies responded to a report...
Man on death row for Pinole murders dies of natural causes

Man on death row for Pinole murders dies of natural causes

A man on death row for the 1983 murders of two people, including a Pinole police officer, died of natural causes on Friday at age 71, according to the California Dept. of Corrections. James Odle...

Richmond shooting victim reportedly caught in drive-by crossfire

A man was airlifted in critical condition to a local trauma center Sunday after being caught in the crossfire of a drive-by shooting in the Iron Triangle neighborhood, police said. Officers responded to the 600...
60-year-old pedestrian fatally struck on Richmond Parkway

Police dog apprehends burglar at Hilltop Auto Plaza dealership

A Richmond police dog apprehended a man burglarizing a dealership at Hilltop Auto Plaza Monday night, police said. Officers responded to the area just before 11 p.m. after a security company observed the burglary in...

Police seek witnesses to homicide at 25th and Macdonald

A 60-year-old man was fatally shot in one of the busiest commercial areas of Richmond Wednesday afternoon, police said. Officers responded to the area of 25th Street and Macdonald Avenue following a ShotSpotter gunshot detection...

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TikTok video featuring dancing Richmond principal goes viral

A TikTok post featuring a popular Richmond principal dancing while on a distance-learning call with young students is going viral. As of this writing, the...
575 street sweeping signs proposed for Richmond neighborhoods

Richmond council votes to suspend street sweeping citations, consider voluntary program

Richmond City Council on Tuesday voted to suspend ticketing for street sweeping violations during the COVID-19 shelter-in-place period, and to consider modifying the program...
Richmond Promise Scholar Graduate Cynthia Ramirez-Parra courtesy RP

Richmond Promise, FASFA/Dream Act deadlines fast approaching

By Kathy Chouteau Two important scholarship deadlines are approaching in March for high school students in Richmond with aspirations of pursuing a post-secondary education. The...