Thursday, August 18, 2022

Crime

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

Richmond High teacher arrested over relationship with underage student

A Richmond High teacher was arrested Monday night on suspicion of having an inappropriate relationship with an underage student, police said. The Richmond Police Department is not releasing many details about the active, ongoing investigation,...

Richmond homicide victim identified as San Pablo resident

A man found fatally shot in a Richmond home early Thursday has been identified by the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office as 39-year-old Bruce Allen of San Pablo. Officers responded to the 500 block of...

Man found with fatal gunshot wounds in Richmond home

A man was found with fatal gunshot wounds in a Richmond home early today, police said. Richmond police responded to the 500 block of 18th Street just before 3:30 a.m., Lt. Matthew Stonebraker said. Arriving...

String of local arson fires in 24 hours injures woman

The El Cerrito and Richmond police departments are trying to find out who has been starting small fires, one of which injured a woman who had been sleeping in her car when her vehicle...
Five people displaced in two-alarm fire on S. 47th Street

Man upset over illegally parked cars calls false emergency to 911

A man who called a false emergency to 911 in Richmond Tuesday hoping that authorities would investigate illegally parked cars could face a criminal charge, police said. The incident occurred at 7:16 a.m., when police...
Where most sideshows happen in Richmond

Video! 8 criminal complaints forwarded to DA after sideshows

Criminal complaints against eight individuals were forwarded to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office following three separate sideshows that occurred Sunday, Aug. 11, according to the California Highway Patrol. In the afternoon, CHP responded...

San Pablo PD seeks public’s help in solving homicides

Have any information related to the 2015 killing of Deon Ward in San Pablo? If so, the San Pablo Police Department is urging you to contact them to help solve the case. Today, police released...

OfferUp meetup ends in gunpoint robbery at Wendell Park

It was a set up. That's what the victim of a gunpoint robbery at Wendell Park in Richmond suspects, according to police. At about 11 a.m., a teenager used the OfferUp app to arrange a meeting...

RPD urges use of exchange zone after FoodsCo parking lot robbery

A recent robbery in the parking lot of the FoodsCo at 1250 Macdonald Ave. in Richmond is an example why residents should consider exchanging money for goods in the exchange zone at the Police...

Man arrested for sexual assault on woman exercising in Richmond

A man has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault on a woman who was walking for exercise in Richmond earlier this month. And now Detectives are looking into the possibility that there may...

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Eligible people in Contra Costa can now schedule monkeypox vaccination

Eligible people in Contra Costa can now schedule monkeypox vaccine appointment

Eligible people can now schedule monkeypox (MPX) vaccinations by booking an appointment at mpxvaccine.cchealth.org, according to Contra Costa Health Services.  Previously, one had to submit...
Free food program available to enrolled, eligible adults

Center for Elders’ Independence informs public about free food program

By Kathy Chouteau The Center for Elders’ Independence is informing the public that it is participating in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)...
College district waiving parking permit fees for Fall semester

College district waiving fees for parking permits for Fall semester

The Contra Costa Community College District announced today that it is waiving fees to obtain parking permits for students in visitors for the Fall...