Saturday, December 4, 2021

Crime

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

Man critically injured in Richmond shooting; suspects arrested

A man was transported to a trauma center in critical condition following a shooting early Friday on 1st Street in Richmond, police said. Two suspects in the shooting were reportedly arrested within an hour...

59-year-old man fatally shot in Richmond; suspect in custody

A 59-year-old man was fatally shot in Richmond on Saturday, and the suspect in his slaying was arrested two days later, police said. Police responded to the 4100 block of Florida Avenue just before 4...

Two men injured in El Sobrante shooting

Two men were shot and injured in El Sobrante on Sunday, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded to the 5300 bock of D Avila Way about 6:24 p.m. on a report...

3 arrested after armed robbery at Hercules Starbucks and pursuit

Three suspects involved in an armed robbery at the Starbucks on Willow Avenue in Hercules were arrested after a multi-city pursuit Wednesday afternoon, police said. About 1 p.m., a gun-toting man wearing a mask and...
60-year-old pedestrian fatally struck on Richmond Parkway

Man fatally shot on S. 12th Street in Richmond

A man was fatally shot in Richmond Wednesday night, police said. At about 9:20 p.m., officers responded to the 200 block of S. 12th Street after a Shotspotter gun detection system activation registered six rounds...

Multiple Richmond shootings in recent days leave two injured

Two people were injured amid multiple shootings within the last three days in Richmond, police said. Early today, a shooting in the 4900 block of Harnett Avenue injured one person, Richmond police Capt. Al Walle...

Ex-Pinole cop accused of unlawfully filming sex with women

A former Pinole police officer has been charged with using a hidden camera in his bedroom to film himself having sex with a woman who did not consent to the recording. The Contra Costa...

2 DUI arrests, 80 citations at sobriety checkpoint in Richmond

Two people were arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence during a sobriety checkpoint in Richmond in which 1,226 cars were screened, according to police. The grant-funded checkpoint was conducted at Richmond Parkway...

Arson suspect arrested at Wildcat Canyon Regional Park

Fast-acting park visitors were lauded Friday for their help in dousing an arson fire at Wildcat Canyon Regional Park and for assisting police in locating the suspect. East Bay Regional Park District Police responded to...

Teen critically injured in Richmond shooting

A 17-year-old boy sustained several gunshot wounds and was hospitalized in critical condition in Richmond Tuesday night, police said. Officers responded at 8:42 p.m. to the 300 block of 20th Street following activation of the...

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Book Sale coming to El Sobrante Saturday

Book Sale coming to El Sobrante Saturday

By Kathy Chouteau The Friends of the El Sobrante Library will hold a Book Sale Sat., Dec. 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in...
Seven Bay Area bridge tolls set to rise in January

Seven Bay Area bridge tolls set to rise in January

By Kathy Chouteau The Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) will mark the New Year by raising tolls at state-owned toll bridges throughout the region. Two-axle...
Photography exhibits hit the walls at El Sol in Point Richmond

Photography exhibits hit the walls at El Sol in Point Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau Arts of Point Richmond (AOPR), a volunteer association that promotes support, appreciation and exposure for the arts, has unveiled the art exhibition...