Saturday, December 5, 2020

Crime

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

RPD seeks regulations on drones, citing privacy and safety concerns

Richmond police use drone to catch attempted robbery suspect

The suspect in an attempted robbery on Hilltop Drive in Richmond on Wednesday was arrested with help from a police drone, police said. Just after 7:30 a.m., Richmond police officers responded to the 2600 block...

Richmond police launch seat belt enforcement campaign

Starting today through Nov. 29, the Richmond Police Department will step up its enforcement of drivers and passengers not wearing their seat belts. RPD is among law enforcement agencies throughout the country taking part in...
Young Richmond mother fatally shot in Vallejo

Young Richmond mother fatally shot in Vallejo

An online fundraiser has been launched in the wake of the senseless fatal shooting of a Richmond mother in Vallejo on Thursday that has left her family stunned, devastated and seeking justice. Ivana Orizabal, 21,...

Richmond police identify homicide victim as T’Shawn Richard, 25

The victim of a fatal shooting in Richmond Thursday afternoon has been identified by police as 25-year-old T'Shawn Richard, a Richmond resident. Just before 3 p.m., police responded to a call about a fight in...

Fatal shooting on Barrett Avenue in Richmond

A person was fatally shot in the 700 block of Barrett Avenue this afternoon, police said. Just before 3 p.m., officers responded to a report of a fight in the 700 block of Barrett Avenue,...
Richmond shoe store burglars make off with 100 pairs of Yeezies

Richmond shoe store burglars make off with 100 pairs of Yeezies

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Police Department responded to a commercial burglary in the early morning hours of Thursday at the Exclusive Shoes store, 4926 McBryde Ave. in Richmond. At 12:01 a.m., a store representative—who had...
East Richmond Heights’ cancer patient victim of car bombing

East Richmond Heights cancer patient victim of car bombing

By Kathy Chouteau An East Richmond Heights woman recovering from breast cancer-related surgery was the victim of a car bombing the early morning of Nov. 1 and is seeking help identifying the perpetrator. Monica Fernandez was...

Man injured in shooting on Richmond Greenway

A man was shot and injured on the Richmond Greenway Monday night, police said. Police responded to bicycle and pedestrian trail at S. 45th Street at about 10:46 p.m. following a Shotspotter activation of eight...

Richmond store employee arrested after dispute with maskless customer

The employee of a Richmond convenience store was arrested Sunday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon following an altercation with a customer who was told to leave the store for not wearing...
San Pablo man arrested for striking on-duty Petaluma firefighter with car

San Pablo man arrested for striking on-duty Petaluma firefighter with car

A San Pablo man was arrested on suspicion of striking an on-duty firefighter with his vehicle in Petaluma early Saturday, police said. Petaluma police responded at about 3:11 a.m. to a call from their city's...

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Bicyclist fatally struck in Richmond

A bicyclist was fatally struck in Richmond Friday afternoon, police said. At 12:52 p.m., officers responded to W. Ohio Avenue and Richmond Parkway on a...

Foundation’s Holiday Toy Drive to also give away hot dogs & haircuts

By Kathy Chouteau Holiday elves from the Ronnie “Bubba” Robinson Scholarship Foundation are teaming up with Essence41504 Catering to host the organization’s 2nd Annual Holiday...
Contra Costa coronavirus cases 'not rising as fast as the worst case scenario'

COVID-19 stay-home order to begin in Contra Costa County on Sunday

Contra Costa County is joining other Bay Area counties in implementing California's new regional 'stay home' order effective Sunday at 10 p.m., even though...