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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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Caltrans to close all lanes of I-80 in one direction over four summer weekends

Caltrans to close I-80 in one direction for four weekends this summer

Better plan ahead. Caltrans plans to close all lanes in one direction of Interstate Highway 80 for all of four weekends this summer in West...
Richmond seeks applicants for next Poet Laureate

Richmond seeks applicants for next Poet Laureate

The City of Richmond Arts and Culture Division is seeking applications for the city's next Poet Laureate. The Richmond Poet Laureate is appointed to a...
Point Richmond Music's free summer concert series kicks off Friday

Mandolin Manny & Friends to kick off Point Richmond Music concert series

Point Richmond Music (PRM) free summer concerts return this Friday, June 9 with performances by Mandolin Manny & Friends and I ko YaYa! The music festival takes...