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No injuries after 37 rounds fired in Richmond shooting Sunday night

No injuries after 37 rounds fired in Richmond Sunday night

The image above was posted on Twitter last night by The Advocate, Contra Costa College's student newspaper, following a wild non-injury shooting near the school Sunday night. On Monday morning, we called the Richmond Police...
Toddler discovered walking alone on Ohio Avenue in Richmond

RPD’s new partnership with county on mental health cases touts initial success

A new Richmond police partnership with the county to assist potentially violent mentally ill individuals in the city resulted this week in the seizure of a firearm from a resident who had threatened to...
Wildcat Canyon's Rifle Range Road trail access point reopened

Richmond man arrested in connection with pellet gun attacks at Wildcat Canyon Park

A Richmond man has been arrested in connection with three pellet gun attacks since May at Wildcat Canyon Regional Park near the Alvarado staging area, according to the East Bay Regional Park District Police...
Richmond man arrested in connection with Oakland body dump case

Richmond man arrested in connection with body dump case in Oakland

A 36-year-old Richmond man was arrested Friday in connection with the murder of a man whose body was found wrapped in plastic and left on an Oakland street earlier this week, police said. The body...
Toddler discovered walking alone on Ohio Avenue in Richmond

Body wrapped in plastic and dumped on Oakland street may have been Richmond homicide

The body of a 24-year-old man that was wrapped in plastic and left on an Oakland street on Tuesday may have stemmed from a murder in Richmond, police said. About 8 a.m., Oakland police responded...
Richmond police identify victims of double homicide Monday as San Pablo residents

Richmond police identify victims of double homicide Monday as San Pablo residents

Richmond police have identified the two men who were fatally shot Monday night as Hoang Nguyen, 33, and Eric Aguilar, 31, (pictured below with Nguyen on left) both from San Pablo. The men were discovered...

Two men fatally shot in Richmond Monday night

Two men were shot dead in Richmond Monday night, police said. The Richmond Police Department's ShoptSpotter gunshot detection system recorded four shots fired in the area of San Pablo Avenue and Natalie Court, Lt. Andre...

Read U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch’s remarks from Friday’s community policing forum in Richmond

Courtesy of the U.S. Justice Department, what follows are U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch's remarks from Friday afternoon's community policing forum in Richmond City Council Chambers: "Thank you, U.S. Attorney Stretch, for that kind...

Shooting in North Richmond Wednesday night

We've received several reports about a shooting in North Richmond on Wednesday night, but have thus far garnered as much information about the incident from citizens as we have from authorities. A community member told...
Clean bust: Richmond police find stolen luxury vehicle at Pinole car wash

Clean bust: Richmond police locate stolen luxury vehicle at Pinole car wash

The vehicle came up clean, but not in the way the suspect would have liked. A woman's arrest at a Pinole car wash business Thursday morning was connected to the recent heist of two stolen...

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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...