Friday, February 28, 2020

Crime

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

Driver crashes while evading traffic stop on Richmond Parkway

A speeding vehicle ran off the roadway on Richmond Parkway, struck a concrete curb and drove through a chain link fence on Tuesday -- all because the driver didn't want a speeding ticket, police...
Driver killed in crash on I-580 in Richmond

CHP investigating two recent hit-and-run collisions on I-80

The California Highway Patrol is investigating two separate hit-and-run collisions on Interstate Highway 80, the first occurring Saturday and claiming the life of a bicyclist, and the second occurring Sunday and causing major injuries...

One of two victims airlifted after Richmond shooting

Two people were injured, one critically, in a shooting in the 400 bock of Chanslor Avenue in Richmond's Iron Triangle neighborhood Thursday afternoon, police said. At 3:42 p.m., officers responded to a Shotspotter activation and...

Victim of fatal shooting in San Pablo identified as Oakland man

The victim of a fatal shooting in San Pablo on Wednesday has been identified by the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office as Murray Maurice Edwards, 58, of Oakland. Police responded to the 2600 block of...
16-year-old shot, injured in Richmond Monday night

Richmond police investigate quadruple shooting

Richmond police are investigating a quadruple shooting that occurred in the Belding Woods neighborhood. Officers responded to the 600 block of 20th Street, near Roosevelt Avenue, at 3:49 p.m. and located four victims, including two...

Man found fatally shot in vehicle in San Pablo

San Pablo police are investigating a homicide after a man was found in a vehicle suffering from a fatal gunshot wound early Wednesday. Police responded to the 2600 block of 19th Street at about 5:35...

Vallejo police offer details in fatal shooting by off-duty Richmond cop

Vallejo police said today a preliminary investigation suggests an off-duty Richmond police sergeant was justified in fatally shooting an armed Eric Reason in a shopping center parking lot in Vallejo on Sunday, Nov. 10. The...

Richmond man’s latest car wreck results in 7-year prison sentence

A Richmond man responsible for two major car wrecks in the city in the last four years was sentenced Tuesday to seven years in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a...

Man arrested in arrow attack on homeless encampment in Richmond

A 22-year-old homeless man was arrested Tuesday on attempted murder charges after he allegedly fired arrows at three people in a homeless encampment in Richmond early Saturday, injuring two, police said. Addae Preciado, who previously...

Off-duty Richmond cop involved in fatal shooting in Vallejo

An off-duty Richmond police officer was involved in a fatal shooting in Vallejo tonight, police said. Vallejo police responded to a shooting at about 5:25 p.m. in the 500 block of Fairgrounds Drive. Officers found...

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Chevron Black Employee Network scholarship recipients aren't waiting to make a difference

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Richmond honors Jerrold Hatchett for retirement, community service

Richmond honors Jerrold Hatchett for retirement, community service

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s “godfather” was honored with a proclamation from the City Council on Tuesday for his decades of community service and his recent...