Sunday, September 15, 2019

Crime

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

RPD urges use of exchange zone after FoodsCo parking lot robbery

A recent robbery in the parking lot of the FoodsCo at 1250 Macdonald Ave. in Richmond is an example why residents should consider exchanging money for goods in the exchange zone at the Police...
Legal professionals needed for county's high school mock trial program

Richmond man charged with trafficking a minor

A Richmond man who prosecutors call a known associate of a North Richmond gang was charged Wednesday with sex trafficking a 16-year-old girl he allegedly recruited via social media. Mychal Duane Nelson, 34, of Richmond,...
Vigil set for slain Richmond grandfather

Family of Richmond man slain by stray bullet pleads for public’s help

Over two months after 56-year-old Richmond resident Miguel Ramirez was fatally struck by a stray bullet while retrieving mail outside his apartment complex, the shooters involved remain on the loose. On Tuesday, Ramirez's family made...
22-year-old man fatally shot in San Pablo

Richmond High teacher charged with unlawful sex with student

A Richmond High physical education teacher has been charged by prosecutors with multiple sex crimes related to an alleged sexual relationship with an underage student, police said today. Israel Ayala Lopez, 26, the school's P.E....

One stolen puppy found, the other still missing

One of two herding puppies stolen from their owner near the Dotson Family Marsh area of Point Pinole Regional Shoreline Park was found, authorities reported earlier this week, but the other remains missing. The black...
Richmond High set to open pathway program for recent immigrant students

Richmond High teachers issue statement in wake of charges against colleague

Teachers at Richmond High released a statement Thursday in the wake of sex crime charges against one of their colleagues.   Israel Ayala Lopez, 26, the school’s P.E. teacher since 2017, was arrested last week and...
22-year-old man fatally shot in San Pablo

Oakland man fatally shot in Richmond

A 61-year-old Oakland man was fatally shot in Richmond Tuesday night, police said. Police responded to a Shotspotter gun detection activation in the area of 18th Street and Chanslor Avenue at about 11 p.m. and...

San Pablo PD seeks public’s help in solving homicides

Have any information related to the 2015 killing of Deon Ward in San Pablo? If so, the San Pablo Police Department is urging you to contact them to help solve the case. Today, police released...
22-year-old man fatally shot in San Pablo

Man found with fatal gunshot wounds in Richmond home

A man was found with fatal gunshot wounds in a Richmond home early today, police said. Richmond police responded to the 500 block of 18th Street just before 3:30 a.m., Lt. Matthew Stonebraker said. Arriving...

Former NFL player fatally shot at his grandmother’s house in Richmond

As a stunned community mourns, police are investigating the fatal shooting of a former NFL player at his grandmother's home in Richmond on Wednesday. Terrell Roberts, 38, who played defensive back with the Cincinnati Bengals...

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Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center workshops benefit local retailers

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