Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Crime

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

Three shootings within 90 minutes in Richmond

Richmond police are investigating three shootings that occurred within 90 minutes late Sunday night. The shootings resulted in four people being transported to the hospital, Richmond police Lt. Matthew Sonebraker said.   At 11:43 p.m., police responded...
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3 sought in organized retail theft at Hilltop Mall shoe store

Richmond police are searching for three suspects who stole 55 pieces of merchandise valued at $1,600 from a Hilltop Mall shoe store Saturday. The incident occurred at 7:44 p.m. in the mall in the 2100...

Online bomb threat evacuates El Cerrito High

An online bomb threat led to the evacuation of students and staff from the El Cerrito High campus Wednesday, school officials said. In the early afternoon, the West Contra Costa Unified School District reported on...

Richmond police investigate carjacking in Hilltop area

Richmond police are investigating a carjacking that occurred in the Hilltop area Monday afternoon. Officers responded to the carjacking report in the 3900 block of Klose Way at 3:46 p.m., Richmond police Capt. All Walle...

RPD investigating attempted kidnapping in North & East neighborhood

After a woman's attempted kidnapping Friday afternoon, North & East neighborhood residents are being asked to check their video surveillance footage with the aim of identifying the suspect. A woman reported to police at 2:24...
Assemblymember Buffy Wicks (right) and Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia (left) are partnering on a workshop

Rise in scams targeting seniors inspires free community seminar

With an ongoing rise in scammers targeting seniors, local leaders aim to educate the community on various scams in order to prevent incidents. On Friday, April 26, from 9-11 a.m., community members are invited to...
Man snatches iPhone XS Max from Richmond MetroPCS

Man accused of stealing iPhone XS Max from Richmond MetroPCS

A reward is being offered to identify the man seen in the image above who is accused of stealing an iPhone XS Max from the Richmond MetroPCS on Tuesday. According to the store's owner, who...
Video! Richmond resident warns neighbors about trespasser

Video! Richmond resident warns neighbors about trespasser

A Richmond resident is alerting the community about a woman caught on video surveillance trespassing on residential properties. The resident shared multiple video clips of the trespasser's actions. The suspect can be seen parking a...

Victim of fatal hit-and-run on Barrett Avenue identified

The pedestrian who was killed in a hit-and-run collision on Barrett Avenue in Richmond on Friday has been identified as 50-year-old Gregory Hartwell of Richmond, according to the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office. Hartwell was...

Driver leaves after fatally striking pedestrian on Barrett Avenue

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle while crossing the street at Barrett Avenue and 21st Street early today, police said. About 12:35 a.m., a truck struck the pedestrian while traveling eastbound on Barrett...

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