Saturday, May 30, 2020

Crime

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

Richmond homicide victim identified as Anthony Ramsey Jr., 43

Richmond: Man’s death after violent police encounter under investigation

A man's death two days after he was involved in a violent encounter with Richmond police officers is being jointly investigated by the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office and the Richmond Police Department. At...
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Contra Costa DA says coronavirus price gougers will be prosecuted

The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office is encouraging community members to report any incident of price gouging, which is illegal under the current State of Emergency stemming from the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19,...
Richmond traffic stop leads to seizure of guns, ammunition and body armor

Richmond traffic stop leads to seizure of guns, bullets and body armor

A police traffic stop in Richmond on Sunday resulted in the seizure of the firearms, ammunition and illegal body armor. Richmond police K-9 Officer Brandon Hodges and Officer Alyssa Alvarado conducted the traffic stop for...
Three shot while barbecuing in Richmond

El Cerrito police: Resident on Cutting Blvd. fatally shoots intruder

The resident of a home on Cutting Boulevard fatally shot a suspected burglar early Saturday, according to the El Cerrito Police Department. Police responded to the home at 1:13 a.m. after a female resident reported...
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Richmond: former P.E. teacher sentenced to 3 years in prison

A former Richmond High physical education teacher and soccer coach was sentenced to three years in state prison and will register as a sex offender for the rest of his life after he pleaded...
El Cerrito: Sentenced stalker allegedly re-offends hours after release from custody

El Cerrito: Stalker allegedly re-offends hours after release from custody

A Redwood City man convicted of misdemeanor stalking and vandalism charges after he used a tire iron to break out "all the windows" of a home on Arlington Boulevard in El Cerrito was arrested...
Richmond: 4 DUI arrests, 74 citations during sobriety checkpoint

Richmond: 4 DUI arrests, 74 citations during sobriety checkpoint

For those arrested on DUI charges on Richmond Parkway near West Macdonald Avenue on Friday night, you can't say we didn't warn you. Four impaired drivers were arrested on charges while driving intoxicated or under...
Pinole police increase presence at middle school after rumored threat

Pinole police increase presence at middle school after rumored threat

Pinole police increased their presence in and around the Pinole Middle School campus today in the wake of a campus fight on Wednesday and following an unverified rumor that a former student had planned...
Richmond police offering $10K reward in 2018 homicide case

Richmond police offering $10K reward in 2018 homicide case

The Richmond Police Department is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and charges of those responsible for fatally shooting Richard Doss III in June 2018. The homicide occurred June 24, 2018...
Richmond homicide victim identified as Anthony Ramsey Jr., 43

16-year-old shot, injured in Richmond Monday night

A 16-year-old was in serious but stable condition at a trauma center following a shooting in the parking lot of a Richmond gas station at 38th Street and Cutting Boulevard on Monday night, police...

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CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS today expanded its COVID-19 test sites at CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations, including at the location at 1617 Canyon Drive in Pinole. The self-swab tests...
$12.7M in state grants awarded to enhance two Richmond parks

Pogo Park presents park expansion plan to Richmond City Council

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond City Council received a presentation May 26 from Pogo Park Executive Director Toody Maher about the organization’s plans for using...
Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

A 20-year-old Richmond man drowned in Lake Berryessa Wednesday evening, according to the Napa Valley Register. The body of Christopher Ricardo Terlesky was found shortly...