Thursday, August 22, 2019

Crime

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

Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Richmond police detain mentally disturbed man, seize multiple weapons at his home

A mentally ill Richmond man was taken into custody Thursday, and a half-dozen weapons were seized at his home, after a local pastor alerted authorities about his disturbing text messages, police said. Officers responded to...
Richmond police seeking vehicle connected to officer-involved shooting last weekend

Richmond police searching for vehicle connected to officer-involved shooting

Richmond police are asking for the public's help in locating the PT Cruiser that 19-year-old Daniel Tolosa allegedly ran from  Saturday night while fleeing police -- and right before he was shot during a...
Kennedy High School rooms ransacked, valuables taken, in heartless burglary

Kennedy High School rooms ransacked, valuables taken, in heartless burglary

A thief or thieves broke into Kennedy High School earlier this month, ransacking multiple rooms, including one for students with severe disabilities, and stealing a number of valuable items such as a donated 50-inch...
Richmond police seeking vehicle connected to officer-involved shooting last weekend

Richmond police release ID, photo of suspect injured in shootout with sergeant

The suspect who was shot and injured by a Richmond police sergeant during a gun battle Saturday night has been identified as 19-year-old Daniel Tolosa. Tolosa was the driver of a car that the police...

Suspect injured in shootout with Richmond police officer Saturday night

A male suspect was injured in a shootout with a Richmond police officer Saturday night, according to police and news reports. A lone police sergeant patrolling about 7 p.m. tried to pull over a vehicle...
23-year-old man shot dead near Monterey Pines in Richmond Friday night

23-year-old man shot dead near Monterey Pine Apartments Friday night

Richmond police are searching for suspects in connection with the shooting death Friday night of local resident Robert Griffin Jr. Officers responded to a ShotSpotter activation in the 3900 block of Potrero Avenue, near the...
near Santa Clara Ave. at Lassen St.

El Cerrito police investigating Thursday shooting; no injuries

El Cerrito police are searching for up to four suspects in connection with a shooting that occurred just before 5 p.m. Thursday near Santa Clara Avenue and Lassen Street. Multiple residents reported hearing sounds of...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Richmond woman believes shooting that injured her son Tuesday related to homicide earlier this...

A Richmond woman told KTVU (Ch. 2) she believes that a shooting in front of her house on Chanslor Avenue on Tuesday was connected to the murder of local resident Keven Hall, 20, earlier...
Richmond musician robbed of four guitars; hopes fingerprint evidence will lead to arrests

Richmond musician robbed of four guitars; hopes fingerprint evidence will lead to arrests

A Richmond musician who teaches guitar to at risk youth says thieves robbed his home of four guitars, one of which a woman later attempted to sell at the Guitar Center in Emeryville, police...

Richmond police find gun on Richmond Greenway following pursuit

A handgun found along the bicycle and pedestrian path on the Richmond Greenway last week was believed to have been discarded by suspects who successfully fled police. On Tuesday, the Richmond Police Department released images...

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