Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Crime

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

Driver killed in I-580 crash in Richmond ID'd

Two injured in shooting on I-80 near San Pablo Dam Road

Two people were shot and injured while driving on Interstate Highway 80 west of San Pablo Dam Road this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol. The shooting occurred in the eastbound lanes about 4:35...
Point Richmond call-in radio show lifts spirits during pandemic

Man airlifted to hospital after multi-car crash near Ferry Point tunnel

A man was seriously injured as the result of a suspected DUI crash near the Ferry Point tunnel in Point Richmond Sunday morning, police said. At 10:12 a.m., Richmond police responded to an injury accident...

Richmond police investigating homicide at Greenway encampment

By Mike Kinney Richmond police are investigating the murder of a homeless woman on the Richmond Greenway. During the early morning hours of Sunday, June 14, Norvi Dzidzornu, 37, was the victim of a homicide in...
Local police departments invite public to webinar on fireworks problem

Local police departments invite public to webinar on fireworks problem

The illegal fireworks problem has gotten so bad -- not just in Richmond, but also in neighboring cities -- three police departments are partnering to host a Regional Fireworks Roundable. The Zoom event, sponsored by...

Woman found deceased in Richmond home identified

By Mike Kinney Richmond police investigator are working with the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office on trying to determine the cause of death of a woman in the Iron Triangle neighborhood. The Coroner's Office has identified...
Two charged in fatal shooting of Federal Protective Services officers in Oakland

Suspected cop killer in Santa Cruz County also charged with murdering federal officer in...

The man suspected of killing a deputy in Santa Cruz County on June 6 has also been charged with the May 29 ambush shooting on Federal Protective Service officers in Oakland that killed David...

Richmond police investigate homicide after woman found deceased

Richmond police are investigating the apparent murder of an elderly woman in the Iron Triangle neighborhood. Officers were called to a home on a report of a homicide at 1:13 p.m. Monday, Richmond police Capt....

27-year-old man fatally shot in San Pablo

San Pablo police are investigating a fatal shooting early Friday in the 1300 block of Rumrill Boulevard. Police responded to the scene at 2:51 a.m. and found a 27-year old man suffering from multiple gunshot...
Richmond police report 378 fireworks-related calls in last 28 days

Richmond police report 378 fireworks-related calls in last 28 days

We've seen plenty of complaints on social media, and readers have emailed us to ask, "When will it stop?" In the last 28 days, there were 378 calls for service relating to firework complaints, according...

El Sobrante: Body found decomposed; arrest made

The discovery of a decomposed body of a 64-year-old man in an El Sobrante man has led to the arrest of a 48-year-old man who lived with him, according to the Contra Costa County...

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Richmond firefighters rescue dog stranded on 100-foot cliff

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San Pablo launches citywide beautification program in August

San Pablo launches citywide beautification program

By Mike Kinney A citywide effort in San Pablo throughout August aims to tackle illegal dumping, trash, abandoned vehicles and graffiti. The City of San Pablo's...
Blue Sky Sports to close after 40 years in Pinole

Blue Sky Sports to close after four decades in Pinole

By Mike Kinney Blue Sky Sports, the legendary local sporting goods store that's been operating in Pinole for four decades, is set to close in...