Monday, September 23, 2019

Crime

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

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...
Driver flees after fatally striking pedestrian at 20th and Barrett

String of local arson fires in 24 hours injures woman

The El Cerrito and Richmond police departments are trying to find out who has been starting small fires, one of which injured a woman who had been sleeping in her car when her vehicle...
Five people displaced in two-alarm fire on S. 47th Street

Man upset over illegally parked cars calls false emergency to 911

A man who called a false emergency to 911 in Richmond Tuesday hoping that authorities would investigate illegally parked cars could face a criminal charge, police said. The incident occurred at 7:16 a.m., when police...

Video! 8 criminal complaints forwarded to DA after sideshows

Criminal complaints against eight individuals were forwarded to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office following three separate sideshows that occurred Sunday, Aug. 11, according to the California Highway Patrol. In the afternoon, CHP responded...

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...

OfferUp meetup ends in gunpoint robbery at Wendell Park

It was a set up. That's what the victim of a gunpoint robbery at Wendell Park in Richmond suspects, according to police. At about 11 a.m., a teenager used the OfferUp app to arrange a meeting...

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...

Man arrested for sexual assault on woman exercising in Richmond

A man has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault on a woman who was walking for exercise in Richmond earlier this month. And now Detectives are looking into the possibility that there may...

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...
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...

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Famed National Park Services ranger Betty Reid Soskin has been recovering for the past week after suffering a stroke. The announcement was made by Soskin’s...

WCWD announces four new executive hires

Four new executives were recently hired by West County Wastewater District (WCWD), which collects and treats wastewater,. The new hires, all of whom will start...

UPS seeks to expand, modernize Richmond distribution center

United Parcel Services (UPS) is looking to expand and modernize its distribution center at 1601 Atlas Road in Richmond. The Atlas Road site encompasses 63.3...