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Crime

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

Richmond police seek help in Hilltop Lake Park homicide case

Richmond police are seeking the public's help in solving a homicide at Hilltop Lake Park last year. On May 17, 2018, at 6:45 a.m., police responded to the park in the area behind the YMCA...

Two men killed in separate Richmond shootings

Two people were killed in separate fatal shootings in Richmond over the weekend, police said. At about 1:07 a.m. Sunday, police responded to a vehicle that crashed into a fence in the 600 block of...

Shops at Hilltop grab-and-run suspects arrested

Four suspects were arrested Saturday on suspicion of committing at least one grab-and-run theft at Macy's at The Shops at Hilltop, police said. In fact, the suspects struck at the same time as a Richmond...
Richmond police make arrest in 'Letgo' app robbery

Richmond police make arrest in ‘Letgo’ app robbery

Richmond police arrested a suspected robber who met his victim on the Letgo app, which allows users to buy and sell used items. A few days ago, the suspect and victim used Letgo to negotiate...
Richmond: Overall violent crime down 12-percent in 2018

Richmond: Overall violent crime down 12 percent in 2018

The good news? Crime was on a downward trend in Richmond in 2018, according to data provided by Richmond police Chief Allwyn Brown. The not so good news? "Policing is a far less attractive field...
Boat theft spike prompts Contra Costa Sheriff's advisory

Boat theft spike prompts Contra Costa Sheriff’s advisory

A spike in boat thefts in the Delta has prompted an advisory from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff. In recent month, Contra Costa County has received more than a dozen stolen boat...
Richmond police seek public's help in gas station robbery case

Richmond police seek public’s help in gas station robbery case

Richmond police detectives are asking for the public's help in identifying a gas station robbery suspect who was captured on surveillance video. The incident occurred on Dec. 26 at the Chevron Gas Station at ‪3411...

Arrests made in armed robbery of mom with her 5-year-old in San Pablo

Two suspects have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery on Wednesday in San Pablo that targeted a mother walking to her apartment with her 5-year-old daughter, police said. Damon Dixon, 23, of Hercules,...
Three arrested in Pinole residential burglary

Three arrested in Pinole residential burglary

Three of four suspects believed to have been connected to a residential burglary in Pinole were arrested Thursday following a police pursuit. Just before 2 p.m., an alert citizen called police after seeing two suspects...

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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...