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Police fatally shoot man carrying BB gun in North Richmond

Police fatally shoot man carrying BB gun in North Richmond

San Pablo police officers fatally shot a man carrying an BB gun (originally reported as an airsoft gun) in North Richmond Wendesday. Police said they received a 911 call from a store clerk at Evergreen...

Richmond man stabbed to death in San Pablo; arrest made

A 40-year-old Richmond man was found stabbed to death in San Pablo Tuesday morning, and a suspect is in custody in connection with the homicide, according to the San Pablo Police Department. Police responded to...
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Procrastinator’s Holiday Pop-Up in Richmond to feature 10 maker merchants

Need unique, last-minute gifts for the holidays? There's an event coming up in Richmond this Saturday that's just for you. From 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., PaperCut Pottery gallery at 1201 Pennsylvania Ave. is hosting...
Richmond forums aim to develop solutions to violent inter-city feuds

Richmond forums aim to develop solutions to violent inner-city feuds

By Mike Kinney In order to solve the problem of inner-city feuds that lead to violence among Richmond youth, whole-community solutions are needed, local advocates say. On Friday, the nonprofit Motivated 2 Help Others and the...

Coroner’s jury reaches verdict on cause of San Pablo man’s death after police chase

The death of a 25-year-old San Pablo man involved in a car crash while fleeing police on Tuesday, Feb. 16, has been deemed an accident by a Contra Costa County coronery's jury, Contra Costa...
Vandalism, theft at El Cerrito middle school being investigated as hate crime

Vandalism, theft at El Cerrito middle school being investigated as hate crime

El Cerrito police are seeking the public’s help in solving a case involving incidents of vandalism and theft at Korematsu Middle School since Monday, Nov. 15. Last week, school staff noticed damages to some school...

DAs form alliance to hold smash-and-grab robbery suspects accountable

Seven California district attorneys have formed an alliance with each other and local police and state law enforcement agencies with the aim of combatting the recent increase in organized retail theft. The DAs for Santa...
Richmond family’s custom taco cart missing after U-Haul truck stolen

Richmond family’s custom taco cart missing after U-Haul truck stolen

A Richmond family is appealing to fellow community members to be on the lookout for a custom-made taco cart that was being stored inside a U-Haul truck that was recently stolen near their home. Raquel...

Victim of fatal shooting in Richmond identified

The victim of a fatal shooting in Richmond on Monday has been identified by the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office as Demetra Brock, 50, of Richmond. Police responding to a ShotSpotter gun detection system activation...

Pedestrian fatally struck on Hilltop Drive in Richmond

A female pedestrian died after being struck by two vehicles in the area of Hilltop Drive and Moyers Drive in Richmond early today, police said. Police responded to the scene at 2:21 a.m. and found...

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Richmond Chamber set for first in-person mixer since start of pandemic

Stand-up comedy coming to The Factory

By Kathy Chouteau The Factory Bar is tickling Richmond’s funny bone via a new monthly live standup-comedy showcase called “Comedy at The Factory.” The first...
San Pablo police release body cam footage of fatal officer-involved shooting

San Pablo police release body cam footage of fatal officer-involved shooting

The San Pablo Police Department on Friday released body camera footage from a fatal officer-involved shooting involving an armed man Wednesday, Dec. 15.  The Police...
Richmond Art Center unveils trio of winter exhibitions

Richmond Art Center unveils trio of winter exhibitions

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Art Center (RAC) has announced its Winter Exhibitions will encompass the 25th Anniversary of Art of the African Diaspora, the...