Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Crime

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

Police identify suspect in fatal shooting of Jose Antonio Salazar

A 36-year-old man has been charged with a fatal shooting in Richmond on Tuesday that killed 32-year-old city resident Jose Antonio Salazar and injured another victim, police said. Leopold Hernandez, 36, of Richmond, has been...

Man killed, another injured in Richmond shooting; suspect in custody

Richmond police are investigating a shooting on that killed a man and injured a second victim on Tuesday. At 8:05 a.m., officers responded to the 900 block of 9th Street and found two gunshot victims,...

Man found fatally shot in Richmond home identified

The man who was found fatally shot in his residence near Shields-Reid Park on Saturday has been identified as 34-year-old Daniel Hernandez-Lopez. Just before 10 a.m., officers responded to the 500 block of Alamo Avenue...

Richmond police investigate fatal shooting

Richmond police are investigating the death of a man found shot in his residence near Shields-Reid Park on Saturday. Just before 10 a.m., officers responded to the 500 block of Alamo Avenue on a report...

RPD: Mother lied about daughter being kidnapped at donut store

The man accused of kidnapping a child from a Richmond donut store will not be charged after a police investigation revealed the child’s mother lied about the incident, police said. The mom had called police...

Man tries to kidnap child at Richmond donut store before mom intervenes

UPDATE 7/24: The man accused of kidnapping a child from a Richmond donut store will not be charged after a police investigation revealed the child’s mother lied about the incident, police said. Read the...

Man fatally shot on S. 3rd Street in Richmond; arrest made

A man was fatally shot in Richmond's Sante Fe neighborhood early Saturday, and the suspect in the homicide was arrested later the same day at the El Cerrito Plaza BART Station, police said. At 12:47...

Richmond: Man drives car into house after being shot

A man drove his car into a house after being shot in the Fairmede-Hilltop area of Richmond Thursday night, police said. Richmond police responded to the 3000 block of Birmingham Drive on a report of...

Shootout at Richmond party leaves four people injured

Two people were struck by bullets and another two injured while fleeing the scene of a shootout at a Richmond party early Sunday. At 12:21 a.m., officers responded to a shooting in the 4900 block...
An explosive July 4 in Contra Costa County

An explosive July 4 in Contra Costa County

By Mike Kinney Data isn't required to convince Richmond residents that illegal fireworks use ran rampant on July 4. They lit up the night sky across the city. You didn't just hear them, you also...

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Tragic car accident shakes Kennedy community

Tragic car accident shakes Kennedy community

By Kathy Chouteau The Kennedy High Eagle community is mourning the loss of one of its students in a car accident that also caused serious...
Richmond firefighters rescue dog stranded on 100-foot cliff

Richmond firefighters rescue dog stranded on 100-foot cliff

By Mike Kinney Tony Nguyen is a Richmond firefighter. You can now also call him “the dog whisperer.” On Monday afternoon, Nguyen played a central role...
San Pablo launches citywide beautification program in August

San Pablo launches citywide beautification program

By Mike Kinney A citywide effort in San Pablo throughout August aims to tackle illegal dumping, trash, abandoned vehicles and graffiti. The City of San Pablo's...