Thursday, September 16, 2021

Crime

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

1,350 vehicles pass through sobriety checkpoint in Richmond, no DUI arrests

By Mike Kinney No DUI arrests were made during a sobriety checkpoint in Richmond on Saturday, although dozens of citations were handed out and two arrests were made regarding felony warrants, police said. The Richmond Police...
Two teens arrested after allegedly shooting gun near Kennedy High

Two teens arrested after allegedly shooting gun near Kennedy High

Two of three juvenile suspects were arrested after shooting a gun near the Kennedy High campus on Wednesday afternoon, police said. Police responded to the campus at 4:24 p.m. on a report of three juveniles...
Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

Toddler injured in Richmond shooting

A 14-month-old child was brought to Kaiser Hospital in Richmond with a gunshot graze wound to the abdomen on Thursday following a shooting on Shane Drive, police said. The toddler was listed in stable condition. Officers...
Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

Richmond police investigate multiple injury shootings Wednesday

Richmond police investigated multiple injury shootings Wednesday, including a man shot by his brother, a motorist in a separate incident who was shot on westbound Interstate Highway 80, and yet another incident involving an...
Driver charged with injuring pedestrian while doing 'donuts' Richmond

Driver charged with injuring pedestrian while doing ‘donuts’ in Richmond

An injury collision involving a driver who was allegedly spinning donuts at a Richmond intersection last month has resulted in felony charges, according to police. On Tuesday, July 13, officers responded to the 1500 block...
Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

Woman shot in leg while trying to sell puppy in Richmond

A woman was shot in the leg while attempting to sell a French Bulldog puppy to the suspect in Richmond Friday evening, police said. Officers responded to Fleming Avenue and Ells Street about 6:15 p.m....
Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

Man shot in foot over alleged debt in Richmond

A man was shot in the foot at 15th Street and Chanslor Avenue in Richmond just before 8 a.m. Friday morning, police said. Richmond police responded to the intersection about the shooting and learned the...
Caltrans contractor struck by vehicle that fled on I-580 on-ramp

Two arrested following pursuit from Richmond to San Rafael

Two suspects fled a traffic stop in Richmond Monday and led police on a pursuit to San Rafael, but were eventually arrested after abandoning their vehicle and attempting to flee on foot, police said. At...
Richmond readies to celebrate National Night Out

Richmond readies to celebrate National Night Out

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond is set to join communities throughout the nation on Tuesday in celebrating National Night Out (NNO) with events throughout the city. Aside from fun activities, NNO annually celebrates community spirit and...
Richmond police, Walmart team to replace child's stolen birthday bike

Richmond police, Walmart team to replace child’s stolen birthday bike

A 12-year-old boy whose brand new bike was stolen two days after his birthday didn't have to go long without a two-wheeler thanks to the efforts of Richmond police officers and Walmart. On Monday, Richmond...

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Classic car show revs up for Pinole return

Classic car show revs up for Pinole return

By Kathy Chouteau “Pinole’s Annual Classic Car Show” is cruising back into town Sun., Sept. 26 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., with downtown Pinole...
Moving Forward awards 7 local youth leaders with scholarships

Moving Forward awards 7 local youth leaders with scholarships

By Kathy Chouteau Moving Forward, an organization aiming to make a positive impact on the community through initiatives on health, academics and community service, hosted...
West Contra Costa communities might be just a little bit quieter after police in Pinole seized over a dozen M-1000 type illegal explosives during a bust involving a stolen vehicle early this morning. At 2:50 a.m., officers located a stolen vehicle in the 1400 block of Fitzgerald Drive and took the driver into custody without incident, police said. "Upon a search of the vehicle, officers located a clear plastic bag that contained what appeared to be at least a dozen M-1000 type illegal explosives," police said. "The area was cordoned off for safety and Walnut Creek PD's Bomb Squad responded to the scene. Bomb Squad Officers recovered the illegal explosives and verified they contained flash powder. [Fifteen] M-1000 type explosives were recovered from the vehicle."

Pinole police seize M-1000 fireworks from stolen vehicle

West Contra Costa communities might be just a little bit quieter after police in Pinole seized over a dozen M-1000 type illegal explosives during...