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Crime

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

‘Real Richmond Vs. Everybody’ album available on iTunes

On the same week gun violence rocked Richmond, an album featuring various local hip hop artists was released on iTunes July 13 as part of an effort to unify long-warring factions of the city. “Real...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Two local men arrested on suspicion of firing upon police officers ‘without provocation’

The passenger of a passing car fired upon Richmond police officers "without any provocation" early Sunday morning, but there were no injuries, police said. At about 5:50 a.m., the officers had responded to a burglary...
Richmond homicides, general crime uptick causing concerns

Richmond homicides, overall crime uptick causing concerns

Community members and media outlets alike are beginning to raise questions about the recent uptick in crime in Richmond, particularly after the fatal shooting of 29-year-old Fontino Hardy Jr. (pictured above in a photo...

Stepped-up police enforcement at Monterey Pines Apartments leads to gun arrest

Stepped-up police enforcement at Richmond's Monterey Pines Apartments -- where a fatal shooting Tuesday killed Fontino Hardy Jr., 29, and seriously injured a 17-year-old boy -- led to an arrest Thursday near the scene...
Richmond-based 'doctor' arrested after giving late-stage cancer patient expired meds, bag of dirt as treatment

Richmond ‘doctor’ accused of prescribing expired meds, bag of dirt to cancer patient

Authorities say an El Cerrito man posing as an oncologist in Richmond offered patients expired drugs and also a bag filled with dirt as a cancer treatment. Last week, Contra Costa sheriff's deputies arrested 69-year-old...

Richmond police seek public’s help in solving broad-daylight shooting near Nevin Park last month

Richmond police are seeking the public's help in trying to solve a broad-daylight shooting last month near Nevin Park in Richmond. The shooting, which did not injure anyone, occurred in the 400 block of 5th...
Marshawn Lynch among star athletes reported to attend opening of Santa Fe Union Park Saturday

Cal men’s basketball players to attend grand opening of Santa Fe Union Park Saturday

UPDATE: Earlier reports from media and organizers stated NFL players, including possibly Marshawn Lynch, were planning to attend. Organizers have since told us that no NFL player is scheduled to attend. --- Members of Cal men's...
Richmond man arrested Monday in connection with violent robbery of 68-year-old woman in Fairfield

Richmond man arrested Monday in connection with violent robbery of 68-year-old woman in Fairfield

A Richmond man has been arrested in connection with the violent robbery last weekend of a 68-year-old woman in Fairfield, according to the Fairfield Police Department, which published the above booking photo. Alonzo Terrell Washington,...

Man killed in Richmond shooting Tuesday ID’d as Vallejo resident; teen expected to recover

The victim killed in one of two separate Richmond shootings Tuesday has been identified by the county coroner's office as Fontino Hardy Jr., 29, of Vallejo. Hardy Jr. was killed in a shooting in a...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Richmond burglary suspect gives up after police dog’s warnings

A Richmond police dog may have been all bark and no bite, but that's only because a 22-year-old burglary suspect on Friday made the wise decision of not attempting to flee from the pooch,...

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VIDEO: Richmond nonprofit hands out hundreds of Thanksgiving meals

Hundreds of people lined up Tuesday morning in front of the Bay Area Rescue Mission in Richmond's Iron Triangle neighborhood to receive all the...
Bay Area Rescue Mission seeks manager for Center for Women and Children

Bay Area Rescue Mission to feed hundreds on Thanksgiving

The Bay Area Rescue Mission is set to hold Thanksgiving charity events Tuesday set to feed the homeless and low-income community members. From 8:30 a.m....
Richmond graduate of The Stride Center gives back

Richmond graduate of The Stride Center gives back

Rudy Campos will never forget the day his printer broke down nearly two decades ago. It was a great moment in his life. At the time,...