Friday, June 5, 2020

Crime

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

CHP investigating fatal shooting on Interstate 80 Saturday morning

San Pablo: Shooting leads to lane closures on I-80

Two westbound lanes of Interstate Highway 80 west of the El Portal Drive exit were temporarily closed Monday night as police investigated a shooting, the California Highway Patrol reported. A man was shot about 4:20...

Richmond man killed in West Oakland shooting ID’d

The Richmond man who was killed Saturday night in a shooting in West Oakland has been identified by police as 37-year-old Abebe Bent, according to the Bay Area News Group (BANG). The incident occurred at...

Richmond: Two killed, one injured in shooting at Macdonald and San Pablo avenues

Two people were killed in a shooting at Macdonald and San Pablo avenues in Richmond on Sunday, police said. Damont Kimble, 18, and Tamonni Featherstone, 22, were fatally shot about 9:30 p.m. after a suspect...

Richmond man dies in Oakland shooting

The Bay Area News Group has reported that a 38-year-old Richmond man died in a West Oakland shooting Saturday. The incident occurred at 7:32 p.m. near 21st and Market streets, where someone opened fire at...

Driver of car that crashed into home had been shot

A driver whose car crashed into a home in unincorporated San Pablo early Friday had been shot several times, according to Contra Costa County sheriff's deputies. Deputies responded to the 1200 block of Karen Road...
Barry Dugar arrested again after more victims of child abuse step forward

Richmond man arrested on child molestation charges

A 50-year-old Richmond man who was called a "pillar of the community" for his efforts to help others after his release from prison in 2013 was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexually assaulting three...
Outgoing Richmond police chief responds to recent uptick in gun violence

Panel recommends Chief Magnus for Tucson top cop job

A citizen advisory committee in Tucson, Ariz., has recommended Richmond police Chief Chris Magnus for the position of their city's top cop, the Arizona Daily Star reported Thursday. Eleven of 14 members on the Citizen...

Richmond men arrested in connection with Oakland homicide

Three 20-year-old Richmond men were arrested last weekend in connection with an attempted armed robbery in Oakland Friday night that turned deadly, police said. Suspects Clarence Choice, Marchon King and Melvin Lee Stewart were booked...
See what these eight Richmond cops did to earn recognition

See what these brave Richmond cops did to earn recognition last week

They confronted trigger-happy suspects, stifled gang activity and threw themselves into all sorts of other danger to help rid the city of drugs, violence and weapons. And in multiple incidents this year and last year,...

19-year-old shot in Richmond after dispute between occupants of two vehicles

A 19-year-old was shot in Richmond Friday following what police suspect could have started as a road rage incident. The shooting occurred at 12:55 p.m. Friday at S. 41st Street and Berk Avenue, where police...

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Amid social unrest, diversity celebrated in Richmond

Amid social unrest, diversity celebrated in Richmond

An annual pledge to diversity and inclusion is taking place in Richmond this month with the raising of the Juneteenth and LGBT Pride flags...
FBI seeks help to ID van involved in shooting of federal officers

FBI seeks help to ID van involved in shooting of federal officers

The FBI San Francisco Division is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a white van used in the shooting of two federal officers...
Richmond librarians to rally against possible cuts

Richmond librarians to rally against possible cuts

By Kathy Chouteau A collective of local librarians, activists and community members are protesting possible cuts to Richmond Public Libraries’ services as it considers how...