Monday, April 6, 2020

Crime

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

Richmond: Man's death after violent police encounter under investigation

Richmond: Man’s death after violent police encounter under investigation

A man's death two days after he was involved in a violent encounter with Richmond police officers is being jointly investigated by the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office and the Richmond Police Department. At...
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Contra Costa DA says coronavirus price gougers will be prosecuted

The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office is encouraging community members to report any incident of price gouging, which is illegal under the current State of Emergency stemming from the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19,...
Richmond traffic stop leads to seizure of guns, ammunition and body armor

Richmond traffic stop leads to seizure of guns, bullets and body armor

A police traffic stop in Richmond on Sunday resulted in the seizure of the firearms, ammunition and illegal body armor. Richmond police K-9 Officer Brandon Hodges and Officer Alyssa Alvarado conducted the traffic stop for...
El Cerrito police: Resident on Cutting Blvd. fatally shoots intruder

El Cerrito police: Resident on Cutting Blvd. fatally shoots intruder

The resident of a home on Cutting Boulevard fatally shot a suspected burglar early Saturday, according to the El Cerrito Police Department. Police responded to the home at 1:13 a.m. after a female resident reported...
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Richmond: former P.E. teacher sentenced to 3 years in prison

A former Richmond High physical education teacher and soccer coach was sentenced to three years in state prison and will register as a sex offender for the rest of his life after he pleaded...
El Cerrito: Sentenced stalker allegedly re-offends hours after release from custody

El Cerrito: Stalker allegedly re-offends hours after release from custody

A Redwood City man convicted of misdemeanor stalking and vandalism charges after he used a tire iron to break out "all the windows" of a home on Arlington Boulevard in El Cerrito was arrested...
Richmond: 4 DUI arrests, 74 citations during sobriety checkpoint

Richmond: 4 DUI arrests, 74 citations during sobriety checkpoint

For those arrested on DUI charges on Richmond Parkway near West Macdonald Avenue on Friday night, you can't say we didn't warn you. Four impaired drivers were arrested on charges while driving intoxicated or under...
Pinole police increase presence at middle school after rumored threat

Pinole police increase presence at middle school after rumored threat

Pinole police increased their presence in and around the Pinole Middle School campus today in the wake of a campus fight on Wednesday and following an unverified rumor that a former student had planned...
Richmond police offering $10K reward in 2018 homicide case

Richmond police offering $10K reward in 2018 homicide case

The Richmond Police Department is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and charges of those responsible for fatally shooting Richard Doss III in June 2018. The homicide occurred June 24, 2018...
Richmond: Man's death after violent police encounter under investigation

16-year-old shot, injured in Richmond Monday night

A 16-year-old was in serious but stable condition at a trauma center following a shooting in the parking lot of a Richmond gas station at 38th Street and Cutting Boulevard on Monday night, police...

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Bridge's 'Chef Popup and Pickup' launch includes free meals this month

Bridge’s ‘Chef Popup and Pickup’ offers free meals this month

By Kathy Chouteau Bridge Commissary Kitchen at Bridge Storage and ArtSpace in Richmond is rolling out the “Chef Popup and Pickup," and this month lunch...
Richmond Virtual Rec Center helps alleviate shelter-at-home doldrums

‘Eggcellent’ submissions wanted for Richmond virtual contest

By Kathy Chouteau In a sign of the times and of the season, the City of Richmond Library and Community Service Department is taking its...
El Cerrito police: Resident on Cutting Blvd. fatally shoots intruder

Man struck, killed by vehicle on Giant Road in San Pablo

A pedestrian was struck and killed in San Pablo on Friday night, police said. At 11:17 p.m., San Pablo police responded to the 2800 block...