Friday, February 28, 2020

Crime

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

Nystrom Elementary temporarily locked down after suspect fleeing police enters campus

Nystrom Elementary was temporarily placed on lockdown today after a suspect fleeing police entered the campus, police said. Richmond police responded to the 900 block of Virginia Avenue on a report of a family disturbance...
Coroner's Jury finds Martinez Jail inmate died of natural causes

Richmond man sentenced for sexually assaulting two minors

A 73-year-old Richmond man was sentenced to 15 years to life in state prison last week for sexually assaulting two girls under the age of 14 on multiple occasions from 2012 through 2015, according...

Man found deceased along train corridor near Parr Blvd and Giant Road

Authorities are investigating a homicide after a 40-year-old man was found deceased along the train corridor near Parr Boulevard and Giant Road. The body of William Cody Tate of San Pablo was found at about...
16-year-old shot, injured in Richmond Monday night

Victim of fatal 5th Street shooting identified

The victim of a fatal shooting in the 100 block of 5th Street early Sunday has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office as 19-year-old Flavio Iniguez-Garcia of Hayward. That evening, Iniguez-Garcia was...
16-year-old shot, injured in Richmond Monday night

RPD: Man fatally shot on 5th Street early Sunday

Richmond police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the 100 block of 5th Street, between Chanslor and Bissell avenues, early Sunday. At 1:16 a.m.., officers responded to the scene and found a man...

Pedestrian fatally struck on I-580 in Richmond

A pedestrian was fatally struck in a hit-and-run collision on Interstate Highway 580 early today, according to the California Highway Patrol. At about 2:40 a.m., the CHP was called to the scene on eastbound I-580...

Person fatally shot in Richmond this morning

A person was fatally shot on Loyola Drive in Richmond Tuesday morning. Police responded to a reportabout the shooting about 9:50 a.m., Richmond police spokesperson Alicia Moore said. There were no arrests or suspect information immediately...
16-year-old shot, injured in Richmond Monday night

3 arrested in connection with shooting near De Anza High

In an update on recent gun violence to Richmond Mayor Tom Butt and City Council, Richmond police Chief Bisa French announced that three arrests have been made in connection with a shooting that injured...
San Pablo woman arrested in rental scam, over 20 victims

San Pablo woman indicted in rental scam claiming over 20 victims

A 25-year-old San Pablo woman has been indicted by a grand jury in connection with 23 victims of an online home rental scam in three counties. We recently reported about a family that faced homelessness...

RPD releases video as part of investigation into triple shooting

Recognize this vehicle? The Richmond Police Department has released surveillance video footage with the aim of identifying the suspect or suspects involved in a triple shooting on Thursday. The occupants of a blue Ford Explorer...

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Richmond seeks to build Transitional Village for homeless

Richmond plans to create transitional village for homeless

By Kathy Chouteau A 5.9-acre, triangular-shaped parcel near Richmond Parkway could soon become a "managed transitional village" where homeless individuals can reside and be connected...