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Crime

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

Victim of fatal shooting in Richmond last week ID'd

One killed, another injured in Richmond shooting

One man was killed and another wounded in a shooting in Richmond's Iron Triangle neighborhood Saturday afternoon, police said. The shooting was reported at 1170 Hensley St. at 4:06 p.m., Richmond police Lt. Matt Stonebraker...
San Pablo police sound alarm on vehicle vs. pedestrian accidents

San Pablo police sound alarm on vehicle vs. pedestrian accidents

San Pablo police are sounding an alarm about unsafe driving after four pedestrians were hit by vehicles in the city last week. The "sudden spike in vehicle collisions involving pedestrians" included two hit-and-run collisions, one...
Richmond citizens, cops honored at Crime Prevention Awards banquet

Richmond citizens, cops honored at Crime Prevention Awards banquet

By Mike Kinney The citizens and police officers of Richmond who have gone the extra mile in order to make the community safer were honored at the 35th Annual Crime Prevention Awards Banquet on Saturday. Over...
Richmond police continue prostitution operations on 23rd Street

Richmond police continue prostitution stings on 23rd Street

The latest prostitution sting on 23rd Street yielded eight arrests of customers, five women and the rescue of two juvenile girls ages 15 and 17, police said today. The operation included a police pursuit that...
Richmond officers commended for response to August gun violence spike

Richmond officers commended for response to August gun violence

Richmond police officers were commended today for their response to a spike in gun violence in the city in August. During the first 11 days that month, officers responded to seven shooting incidents in the...
Richmond man found not guilty of 2016 murder

Richmond man found not guilty of 2016 murder

Kendrick Barfield, 42, of Richmond was found not guilty by a jury today in the 2016 shooting that killed 32-year-old Paul King in North Richmond, according to Bay City News. King was found by police...
San Pablo police praised for using technology that reduces risks from pursuits

San Pablo police lauded for using tech aimed at pursuit risk reduction

Fleeing from a pursuit by San Pablo police isn't as easy or as dangerous as it used to be thanks to technology, according to the department. The San Pablo Police Department announced Monday it was...

23rd Street merchants urge council to boost police resources

Merchants on 23rd Street called Tuesday for the Richmond City Council to provide more police resources to reduce crime and prostitution on the corridor. The Standard has reported extensively in recent months about efforts by...
Hercules police officer opens fire on suspect amid pursuit in San Pablo

Hercules cop opens fire on suspect during pursuit in San Pablo

A Hercules police officer opened fire on a suspect, but missed, during a pursuit that began in Hercules and led to a solo car crash in San Pablo last weekend. The incident unfolded about 1:45...

Process server jumps onto moving car to serve divorce papers to Richmond woman

Here's one way to show dedication to your job. A process server suffered minor injuries Friday morning after jumping onto the hood of a moving car in an attempt to serve divorce papers to a...

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Richmond police investigate hit-and-run at Esmond/24th

Richmond police investigate hit-and-run at Esmond/24th

Richmond police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that occurred Wednesday morning. At 9:11 a.m., officers responded to a roll-over collision at 24th Street and Esmond...
WCCUSD schools to close Friday due to poor air quality

All Contra Costa schools to close Friday due to Camp Fire smoke

All Contra Costa County schools, including the West Contra Costa Unified and Contra Costa College, will be closed on Friday due to the persistent...
Richmond man arrested following pursuit

Richmond man arrested following pursuit

A Richmond man was arrested after leading police on a pursuit down westbound Interstate Highway 80 on Tuesday morning. The incident unfolded in Hercules, when...