Saturday, November 16, 2019

Crime

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

Richmond police still trying to locate these two murder suspects

Richmond police still trying to locate these two murder suspects

The Richmond Police Department released a second notice Wednesday (here was the first) that it is seeking the public's assistance in locating the two individuals pictured above, who are wanted in connection with the...
Rapper Doc Dolla collaborating with artists all over city on album promoting peace among rival factions

Doc Dolla collaborating with rappers citywide on album promoting peace among rival factions

In an effort to promote peace among rival factions in Richmond and North Richmond, Halston Williams, better known by his performance name Doc Dolla, has assembled hip hop artists from around the region to...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

‘Career criminal’ wanted by Richmond police on suspicion of car theft, drug trafficking

The Richmond Police Department is requesting the public's help in locating Kimberly Ruth Edgington, a suspect wanted on suspicion of auto theft and possession and transportation of drugs for sale. Edgington, 47, is a career criminal...
San Pablo police commander arrested on suspicion of DUI in Lake County

San Pablo police commander arrested on suspicion of DUI in Lake County

A San Pablo police commander has been placed on administrative leave following his arrest Sunday on suspicion of misdemeanor drunken driving in an oft-duty incident in Lake County, authorities said. The Contra Costa Times broke...
Coroner's Jury finds Martinez Jail inmate died of natural causes

Sheriff to explain plans to add 480 beds at Richmond jail

A plan to add 480 beds at the West County Detention Facility (WCDF) in Richmond will be explained by Contra Costa County Sheriff David Livingston at the Richmond City Council meeting on Tuesday, according...
Richmond police name hotspots for car theft in city

Richmond police name hotspots for car theft in city

The Richmond Police Department on Friday revealed hotspots for car theft over the last two months in the city. The department did so in advance of a crime prevention walk scheduled for Saturday residents to...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Richmond gang member sentenced to 10 years in connection with killing of 16-year-old in...

A Richmond gang member received a 10-year prison sentence Thursday after pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter in connection with the shooting death of 16-year-old Akeem Rouse on Aug. 29, 2010, according to Bay City...
Online fundraiser launched in wake of San Pablo woman's tragic death in Bay Point parking lot

Man charged with DUI following Bay Point crash that killed San Pablo woman denied...

The man facing charges in connection with an alleged DUI collision in Bay Point earlier this month that killed 24-year-old San Pablo resident Laura Sanchez-Gomez (pictured above) and injured eight others was denied on...
Richmond Police Department joins White House data-driven policing initiative

Richmond Police Department to share data with White House as part of police reform...

The Richmond Police Department is one of 21 law enforcement agencies in the nation that will begin sharing data with federally-appointed scientists as part of a White House initiative to increase data-driven community policing...
Contra Costa Superior Court to restore some hours and services

Suspected Central Richmond gang member gets 12 years for 2013 shooting

A man who police say is a member of Central Richmond's "Deep C" gang was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Friday in connection with a shooting on Hartnett Avenue in 2013, according...

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WCCUSD schools to close Friday due to poor air quality

WCCUSD board takes no action at special meeting on superintendent’s performance

West Contra Costa Unified District Board President Tom Panas said in a statement that no action was taken at a special meeting Friday night...

‘Hood’ish & Holy’ comedy show set for Richmond Memorial Auditorium

Laughter can make a difference.   On Saturday, the Richmond Memorial Auditorium will be the site of a comedy show that aims to benefit an art...

Richmond Little League registration period begins

It's not time yet to "Play Ball!," but it is time to register for the upcoming season. The Richmond Little League is now accepting signups...