Sunday, December 5, 2021

Crime

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

Driver going 85 mph on Richmond Parkway arrested for DUI

A driver was arrested Monday after police clocked him going 85 mph on Richmond Parkway at Goodrick Avenue, police said. The officer who was at the intersection monitoring for...
Richmond police address abandoned cars in Sante Fe neighborhood

Richmond police address abandoned cars in Sante Fe neighborhood

Richmond police towed 11 vehicles and tagged two others with notices to their owners in an operation in the Santa Fe neighbor addressing complaints of abandoned and dangerous vehicles, police said. Officers recently "canvassed the...
Richmond illegal marijuana grow house uncovered Wednesday

Richmond Fire Hazardous Materials team called to illegal grow house

An illegal marijuana grow house was uncovered in the area of 3rd Street and Macdonald Avenue Wednesday afternoon, leading to a response from the Richmond Fire Hazardous Materials team. RFD's Engine 67 responded to the...

Suspect charged in death of woman found outside Richmond church

A suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a woman found on the porch of a Richmond church on Thursday, Jan. 31, according to Bay City News, citing Contra...
RPD releases sketch of homicide suspect

RPD releases sketch of homicide suspect

Richmond police have released the sketch of a suspect in a shooting in December that claimed the life of 45-year-old Edgar Osbaldo Jocal Chay. The incident occurred at about 10:55 p.m., when Chay returned home...

Dozens cited in pedestrian safety operation at Macdonald Ave., 15th St.

The Richmond Police Department recently issued 32 citations and made two DUI arrests during a pedestrian safety operation at Macdonald Avenue and 15th Street. The operation was planned after RPD received complaints from the community...

Richmond man arrested in attack on girls in El Cerrito

A Richmond man was arrested last week on suspicion of attacking two young girls near the DMV building in El Cerrito, with the aim of sexually assaulting them, police said. El Cerrito police were dispatched...
Coroner's Jury finds Martinez Jail inmate died of natural causes

Coroner’s Jury finds Martinez Jail inmate died of natural causes

An inmate who died while in custody at the Martinez Detention Facility on Feb. 7, 2018 passed away from natural causes, according to the finding of a Coroner's Jury. David Lamarc Hubbard, 46, of San...

Authorities investigate homicides in Richmond, El Sobrante

Authorities are investigating two homicides in recent days, including the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old Richmond man Friday and the fatal shooting of a 52-year-old man in El Sobrante on Saturday. Richmond police responded to...
Domestic violence suspect arrested after ramming vehicles with her car

Domestic violence suspect arrested after ramming vehicles with her car

A 23-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence, assault with a deadly weapon after police say she rammed her car into several vehicles in Richmond on Sunday. Officers responded at about 12:25 a.m....

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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...