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Teen critically injured in Richmond shooting

Witnesses sought after fatal hit-and-run crash on Richmond Parkway

The California Highway Patrol is asking for the public's help in its investigation into a hit-and-run collision that killed a pedestrian on Richmond Parkway north of Gertrude Avenue early Saturday. CHP officers responded to the...
Teen critically injured in Richmond shooting

Cars, homes damaged in Richmond shootout

A shootout between a dirt bike rider and occupants of a Dodge Magnum on Sunday resulted in no injuries but plenty of damages, police said. At about 5 p.m., police responded to Shotspotter gun detection...

Arrest after children left unattended in car in Richmond

An arrest was made after two children were left unattended for over an hour in a car in Richmond on Friday, Aug. 27. At the time, the thermal imaging temperature in the car's interior...
San Pablo cop earns rare milestone with 486th stolen vehicle recovery

San Pablo cop earns rare milestone with 486th stolen vehicle recovery

A San Pablo police officer who recovered his 486th stolen vehicle Tuesday has now achieved a rare milestone, earning the "Gold Pin" Lifetime Achievement award for stolen vehicle recoveries. Officer Justin Gatlin is the first...
Teen critically injured in Richmond shooting

Good Samaritans help Richmond police catch suspect amid pursuit

Good Samaritans helped police in Richmond apprehend a gun-toting dog thief they'd been pursuing late Monday afternoon, police said. The incident unfolded at about 4:10 p.m., when an officer was flagged down about a shooting...
Richmond police warn families about illegal copycat cannabis snacks

Richmond police warn families about illegal copycat cannabis snacks

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond police seized a box of illegal “copycat” snacks infused with cannabis during a recent traffic stop and are advising local parents to be vigilant about keeping them out of reach from...
Teen critically injured in Richmond shooting

Thief steals car with child inside in Richmond

A thief stole a car while a 7-year-old was inside it in Richmond Monday morning, police said. "The suspect stopped the car several blocks away, left the child on the corner, and sped away," Richmond...

1,350 vehicles pass through sobriety checkpoint in Richmond, no DUI arrests

By Mike Kinney No DUI arrests were made during a sobriety checkpoint in Richmond on Saturday, although dozens of citations were handed out and two arrests were made regarding felony warrants, police said. The Richmond Police...
Two teens arrested after allegedly shooting gun near Kennedy High

Two teens arrested after allegedly shooting gun near Kennedy High

Two of three juvenile suspects were arrested after shooting a gun near the Kennedy High campus on Wednesday afternoon, police said. Police responded to the campus at 4:24 p.m. on a report of three juveniles...
Teen critically injured in Richmond shooting

Toddler injured in Richmond shooting

A 14-month-old child was brought to Kaiser Hospital in Richmond with a gunshot graze wound to the abdomen on Thursday following a shooting on Shane Drive, police said. The toddler was listed in stable condition. Officers...

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Teen critically injured in Richmond shooting

Arson suspect arrested at Wildcat Canyon Regional Park

Fast-acting park visitors were lauded Friday for their help in dousing an arson fire at Wildcat Canyon Regional Park and for assisting police in...
Free EMS training available to qualified high school graduates

Free EMT training available to qualified high school graduates

By Kathy Chouteau Locals between the ages of 18-26 years old can receive free training as an emergency medical technician (EMT) as part of a...
Richmond Main Street Initiative names new executive director

Richmond Main Street Initiative names new executive director

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond Main Street Initiative (RMSI), a nonprofit that aims to revitalize downtown Richmond, has announced Andrea Portillo-Knowles as its new executive director....