Saturday, January 25, 2020

Crime

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

Richmond cop injured during encounter with police dog

Man suing city over bite by Richmond police dog

A man has filed a civil lawsuit in federal court against the city of Richmond, saying a police dog bit him in the backyard of a home last year while officers were searching for...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

27-year-old Richmond woman survives being stabbed in chest in San Francisco

A Richmond woman was stabbed in the chest during an altercation in San Francisco's Mission District on Friday, according to police and news reports. Police say the 27-year-old victim, who wasn't identified, was stabbed with...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Two shot on Hartnett Avenue in Richmond early Sunday

A woman is fighting for her life in an intensive care unit after a shooting in Richmond early Sunday that also injured a man, police said. At about 2 a.m., officers responded to multiple calls...
Packing heat: Driver's Wingstop order loaded with more than fried chicken

Packing heat: Driver’s Wingstop order loaded with more than fried chicken

This meal packed all kinds of heat. Richmond police said they found several "hot" items inside a vehicle they pulled over in the Iron Triangle neighborhood on Sunday. Inside a bag of Wingstop chicken wings,...

Richmond crime reduction strategy appears in syndicated ‘weird news’ column

A Richmond Police Department crime prevention strategy that pays former criminals to stay out of trouble has been called everything from clever to controversial. But recently, the program that has gained national attention --...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

27-year-old victim of shooting on 20th Street in Richmond taken off life support

Travis David Diaz, 27, the victim of a shooting in the 100 block of 20th Street early Monday, was taken off life support Tuesday afternoon, police said. Homicide detectives are searching for the killer who...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

27-year-old man not expected to survive shooting in Richmond Sunday

A 27-year-old man was in grave condition Sunday after being shot in the 100 block of 20th Street in Richmond, police said. The victim was found suffering from a bullet wound to the head after...

Half-dozen vehicles stolen in five days in East Richmond area

A half-dozen auto thefts were reported from May 29 through Tuesday in the East Richmond area, according to police data provided by Owen Martin, president of the Richmond Heights Neighborhood Council. The car theft uptick...
El Sobrante pimp gets five years, eight months in state prison for Orange County trafficking case

El Sobrante pimp gets five years, eight months in state prison for Orange County...

As expected, El Sobrante pimp Laton Lateef Belle was sentenced in an Orange County courtroom this week to five years and eight months in state prison after pleading guilty last month to one felony...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Suspect in April Hilltop shooting arrested following bank heist in San Rafael Tuesday

The suspect in a shooting on Groom Drive in the Hilltop area earlier this year was arrested following an armed robbery of a bank in San Rafael on Tuesday, police said. John Williams, 36, was...

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Richmond’s Alysa Liu repeats as U.S. Figure Skating champion

Richmond resident Alysa Liu, 14, became the youngest figure skater to win back-to-back U.S. titles Friday night. Last year, she became the youngest ever at...

Richmond Main Street Initiative has new executive director

Vivian Wong is the new executive director of Richmond Main Street Initiative (RMSI), the organization working to revitalize the city's downtown corridor, RMSI announced...
St. David School invites community to hearty breakfast fundraiser

Holy hotcakes! St. David School hosting $8 breakfast fundraiser

The community is invited to a pancake breakfast fundraiser and open house at St. David School in Richmond. For $8, you'll get fluffy pancakes, sausage,...