Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Crime

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

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...
Video! Richmond man's arrest during rap video shoot in SF sparks civil rights lawsuit against cops

Richmond man’s arrest during rap video shoot in SF part of civil rights lawsuit...

An incident that involved the arrest of a Richmond man in the Bayview neighborhood of San Francisco has led to a federal civil rights lawsuit from Bay Area rappers who say they and others...
El Cerrito police say woman gave sister's name upon arrest

El Cerrito police say woman gave sister’s name when arrested

A 20-year-old Richmond woman was arrested last weekend on charges including false impersonation after police say she gave her sister's name while being questioned about a crashed stolen rental car. The incident unfolded about 12:55...
CHP investigating fatal shooting on Interstate 80 Saturday morning

Victim of I-80 hit-and-run crash in Richmond identified as Hercules resident

The victim of a fatal hit-and-run crash on Interstate Highway 80 in Richmond on Friday night was identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office Monday as Malhar Singh, 65, of Hercules. Singh was driving...
El Sobrante pimp gets five years, eight months in state prison for Orange County trafficking case

El Sobrante pimp convicted in Orange County in human trafficking case

An El Sobrante pimp who prosecutors described as a brutal modern-day slave owner was convicted last week for trafficking a Northern California woman in Orange County. Laton Lateef Belle, 29, is expected to be sentenced...

San Pablo man arrested in connection with fatal hit-and-run on I-80

Jesus Sarabia, 20, of San Pablo has been arrested on suspicion of felony hit-and-run and vehicular manslaughter charges in connection with a deadly crash on Interstate 80 in Richmond on Friday night, according to...
Wildcat Canyon's Rifle Range Road trail access point reopened

Park police searching for suspect after BB gun shooting near Alvarado staging area

East Bay Regional Park District police are searching for a juvenile suspect after a Richmond resident was shot in the nose with a BB gun Wednesday. At 4:14 p.m., police dispatch received a call that...
Online fundraiser launched in wake of San Pablo woman's tragic death in Bay Point parking lot

Online fundraiser launched after San Pablo woman killed in Bay Point

An online memorial fundraiser has been launched for Laura Sanchez-Gomez, the 24-year-old San Pablo woman who was struck and killed by a vehicle in the parking lot of a restaurant and nightclub in Bay...

El Cerrito police arrest man linked to attempted burglary that prompted helicopter search

El Cerrito police arrested a man in connection with an attempted burglary of a home last week that prompted a helicopter search. Marco Salas, 28, of Oakland was booked on suspicion of attempting to burglarize...

Latest Articles

Richmond council quits quest for TOPA ordinance

Following loud opposition by property owners, Richmond City Council voted Tuesday to halt its pursuit of a Tenants Opportunity to Purchase (TOPA) ordinance. Such an...
City negotiating for more time to transition to district elections

Richmond seeks more time to transition to district elections

Like it or not, Richmond is in the process of transitioning from a system of at-large City Council elections, where voters elect all City...
he vehicle fled the scene and has yet to be be located.

Man found fatally shot in vehicle in San Pablo

San Pablo police are investigating a homicide after a man was found in a vehicle suffering from a fatal gunshot wound early Wednesday. Police responded...