Monday, August 2, 2021

Crime

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20-year-old San Pablo man found murdered at Oroville campground

20-year-old San Pablo man found murdered at Oroville campground

The community is mourning the loss of a 20-year-old San Pablo man and former star quarterback at El Cerrito High, who was found murdered at a campground in Oroville over the weekend, according to...
San Pablo launches citywide beautification program in August

San Pablo worries about Richmond’s decision to reduce police funding

The City of San Pablo launched a Citywide Public Safety Survey this month due to safety concerns about rising crime in Richmond and the Richmond City Council’s recent decision to divert funds away from...
Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

Two victims of Richmond mass shooting identified

Two of three victims killed in a mass shooting in Richmond have bee identified by the Contra Costa Coroner's Office as Andres Morales Garcia, 18, from Richmond, and Hector Carrillo Lopez, 39, whose city...
Vigil held for victims of Richmond mass shooting

Vigil held for victims of Richmond mass shooting

By Mike Kinney Community members gathered at Richmond Civic Center Friday evening to grieve for the victims of a mass shooting in Richmond that killed three people and injured five others on Sunday, and to...
Contra Costa County Sheriff receives grant to prevent DNA backlog

Contra Costa County Sheriff receives grant to prevent DNA backlog

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff on Thursday said it will be better able to solve crimes after receiving a $376,101 grant to hire a forensic analyst and to purchase new instrumentation...
Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

DUI suspected in fatal collision at Richmond intersection

One driver was killed and another driver was arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence in connection with a two-vehicle collision in Richmond early today. Richmond police responded to the scene in the...
60-year-old pedestrian fatally struck on Richmond Parkway

Human trafficking operation on 23rd Street results in 4 arrests

Four arrests were made, and 10 victims were placed in victim services, during a human trafficking operation in Richmond on June 11 that focused on the 23rd Street corridor, according to the Contra Costa...
MADD honors RPD officers who excelled at taking impaired drivers off road

MADD honors RPD officers for taking impaired drivers off road

Four of the six Richmond police officers recognized Monday by the Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) collectively took 174 impaired drivers off the city's roads last year, according to the Richmond Police Department. Honored during...
Video shows man leave El Cerrito Walgreens with $500 in stolen items

Video shows man leave El Cerrito Walgreens with $500 in stolen items

El Cerrito police released video surveillance Tuesday of a man leaving the Wagreens store with $500 worth of unpaid items last week after threatening employees who tried to stop him. Officers responded to the store...
San Pablo police seek leads in murder of Shawn Anthony Tillis

San Pablo police seek leads in murder of Shawn Anthony Tillis

Just over one year after his murder, San Pablo police released a plea to the public on Tuesday to help find those responsible. Tillis, 27, of Antioch, was fatally shot at Rumrill Gardens Apartments at...

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Bay Area health officials issue indoor mask mandate

Bay Area health officers issue indoor mask mandate

Starting Tuesday, wearing masks while in public indoor settings will be required regardless of vaccination status in seven Bay Area counties. In a joint statement...
Richmond's iconic CJ's BBQ & Grill celebrated at anniversary gala

Richmond gala celebrates Charles Evans and CJ’s BBQ & Grill

By Mike Kinney Community members turned out Friday to celebrate milestones for two beloved Richmond staples: Chef Charles Evans, who has turned 75 years old,...
BART reducing service starting Monday as ridership declines 90 percent

BART returns to ‘near-regular’ service

Starting today, BART is operating at service levels nearing pre-pandemic levels, with increased frequencies, the extension of closing times from 9 p.m. to midnight...