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Richmond police patrol activity report: April 29-May 1

Richmond police patrol activity report: April 15-17

The Richmond Police Department regularly releases an overview of recent significant incidents its patrol officers respond to in the city. The segment is an overview and does not reflect the entirety of service calls...
Police K9 unit called to De Anza High about student's discarded gun

Police K9 unit called to De Anza High about student’s discarded gun

A Richmond police K-9 unit was called to De Anza High today to help locate a gun that was discarded by a student near the school, police said. Staff reported that a student with a...
Arrest made in alleged murder of Richmond man with vehicle

Arrest made in alleged murder of Richmond man with vehicle

Richmond police have arrested a suspect believed to have intentionally struck and killed 33-year-old Raul Lopez Jr. with a van last month. Roman Seabock, 20, was taken into custody without incident Tuesday after Richmond police...
San Pablo dental assistant charged with sexual acts on child

Dental assistant in San Pablo charged with sexual acts on child

A 22-year-old dental assistant has been charged with committing four counts of sexual acts with a child under age 10 at a San Pablo dental office, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's...
Richmond charter school teacher charged with lewd acts with minors

Richmond charter school teacher charged with lewd acts with minors

A Richmond charter school teacher has been charged with 29 counts of lewd acts involving seven boys ages 15 to 16, authorities announced Friday. Anessa Paige Gower, 35, was a biology teacher at Making Waves...
Woman reportedly kidnapped, pistol-whipped and robbed near El Cerrito BART station

1 killed, 2 injured in separate Richmond shootings

One person was killed and two people were injured, including a woman who is six months pregnant, in two separate shootings Wednesday in Richmond's Iron Triangle neighborhood, police said. The first of the two shooting...
North Richmond ‘Swerve Team’ members found guilty

Two men convicted in North Richmond ‘Swerve Team’ gang case

Following an eight-month-long jury trial that included the testimony of 185 witnesses, two alleged members of the North Richmond street gang known as the “Swerve Team” were convicted of multiple charges, including murder, for...
Woman reportedly kidnapped, pistol-whipped and robbed near El Cerrito BART station

Police: Man fatally struck by vehicle in Richmond was targeted

A 33-year-old man was fatally struck by a vehicle in Richmond last week and police believe he was intentionally targeted.   On Monday, March 21, police responded to the area of South 8th Street and Hoffman...
Woman reportedly kidnapped, pistol-whipped and robbed near El Cerrito BART station

Two injured in shooting outside Pinole Valley Lanes

Two people were injured in a shooting outside a Pinole bowling center Sunday night, police said. Pinole police responded to Pinole Valley Lanes at 1580 Pinole Valley Road at about 8:15 p.m. on reports of...
San Pablo police to hold DUI checkpoint Saturday

San Pablo police to hold DUI checkpoint Saturday

The San Pablo Police Department will hold a sobriety checkpoint at an undisclosed location of the city on Saturday, March 26. The checkpoint will run from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m., police said. “Impaired drivers put...

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Olympians ‘Make a Splash’ at The Plunge in support of swim lessons

Olympians ‘Make a Splash’ at Richmond Plunge to support swim lessons

By Kathy Chouteau Olympians Nathan Adrian, Elizabeth Beisel, and Cullen Jones took the Richmond Plunge on Monday to help coach local youth swimmers and to...
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Local actor to appear in Brad Pitt blockbuster, ‘Bullet Train’

By Kathy Chouteau Hercules resident Alonso Saravia credits a Richmond Standard Facebook post with sparking the launch of his acting career, which has included work...

14 couples to marry at John Muir House as ‘Destination Weddings’ returns

Fourteen couples will get married at the John Muir National Historic Site on Friday in Contra Costa County's first "Destination Weddings" event since before...