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

$10K reward offered amid ongoing search for Antoine Whittley

The Richmond Police Department has announced a $10,000 reward for anyone who can provide information leading to the whereabouts of missing Kennedy High student Antoine Whittley. A daily and ongoing multi-agency land and water search...
60-year-old pedestrian fatally struck on Richmond Parkway

Driver of stolen vehicle flees San Pablo police, dies in subsequent crash

The driver of a stolen vehicle who crashed after fleeing San Pablo police Tuesday morning was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The driver, who hasn't yet been identified pending notification of family, was...
Rev. Dale Weatherspoon of Easter Hill United Methodist Church

‘Everyone impacted’ by infant’s murder in Richmond

By Mike Kinney Hearts are heavy in the community, and particularly at the Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP), over the tragic and horrific murder of a 5-week-old child last week. On Wednesday night, local clergy gathered...
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Parents charged in murder of 5-week-old son

The parents of a 5-week-old boy who died at a Richmond hospital on Feb. 4 have been charged with murder, felony child abuse and assault on a child causing death, according to the Contra...
San Pablo police awarded OTS grant to improve traffic safety

San Pablo police 6-hour traffic enforcement operation set for Feb. 22

The San Pablo Police Department is set to hold a six-hour traffic enforcement operation on Monday, Feb. 22, targeting areas of the city with a high percentage of traffic violations, collisions and congestion. The operation...
Richmond top cop reacts to George Floyd's death

RPD chief invites public to virtual meeting on department changes

Richmond police Chief Bisa French will discuss changes to the department in 2021 at a virtual event Monday. The virtual Coffee with a Cop event will take place at 5 p.m. To join, see the...
60-year-old pedestrian fatally struck on Richmond Parkway

Richmond: Parents arrested for murder after 5-week-old baby’s death

The parents of a five-week-old baby who was pronounced dead at Kaiser Richmond on Thursday as an apparent result of child abuse were arrested, police said. The father, Ray Ray Darn, 35, and mother Marilyn...
Reward offered in homicide of former NFL player Terrell Roberts

$10K reward offered in homicide of former NFL player Terrell Roberts

The Richmond Police Department on Wednesday announced it is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and charges of the person responsible for the murder of Terrell Roberts, an El Cerrito...
Prolific Home Depot thieves busted in Hercules

Prolific Home Depot thieves busted in Hercules

Hercules police arrested two suspects in a multi-million-dollar scam targeting Home Depot stores in which the suspects allegedly stole items from stores and returned them at other stores for cash. Home Depot believes one of...
Driver killed in crash on I-580 in Richmond

Driver fatally shot on I-80 in Richmond

Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on I-80 in Richmond Saturday night. The shooting occurred in the westbound lanes east of Richmond Parkway. The victim, who was reportedly identified as Keonno Davis, 24,...

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Richmond art hubs offer escape during shelter-at-home period

Submissions sought for Art in Windows in Richmond

The NIAD Art Center​ (NIAD) and ​Richmond Main Street Initiative​ (RMSI) are collaborating on an effort to raise visibility for Richmond-based artists while enlivening...
Antoine Whittley search party aims to inspire community participation

Antoine Whittley search party aims to inspire community participation

By Mike Kinney For Shurston McElroy, the disappearance of Antoine Whittley triggered a childhood trauma from when a friend and classmate went missing. For her...
Ban on indoor high school sports taken to court

Ban on indoor high school sports taken to court

Fresh off a legal victory in San Diego County last week that removed all restrictions on indoor and outdoor sports in that county, a...