Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Crime

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

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...
Richmond woman provides key evidence in high-profile murder of UCSF dental student

KTVU interviews Richmond woman who found key evidence in murder of UCSF dental student

KTVU (Ch. 2) interviewed the Richmond woman who recently stumbled upon a gruesome discovery in her garbage bin that included key evidence in the high-profile murder of a UCSF dental student. "The blood was frightening,...
Two local residents charged in connection with three Richmond shootings that injured three last weekend

Richmond police increase patrols at Monterey Pines due to trespassers, recent gun violence

Richmond police have increased patrols at the Monterey Pines housing complex after eight trespassers were found loitering in the basketball court area last week, including a man in possession of a loaded gun. The enhanced...
Richmond police still trying to locate these two murder suspects

Richmond police searching for two suspects in connection with fatal March 1 shooting

Richmond homicide detectives are searching for two "armed and dangerous" suspects in connection with the March 1 shooting that killed 20-year-old local resident Keven Hall and injured two others. Coraneshea Carlinda Savage, 18, and Evan...
Richmond man beaten in front of home by group of up to 20; not expected to survive

Richmond man beaten in front of home by group of up to 20; not...

A Richmond man who was assaulted by a group of up to 20 people in front of his home last weekend is not expected to survive the attack, police said. The fight broke out about...

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County to hold 5 prescription drug take back events on Saturday

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day set for Saturday

The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is set to be held this Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. "Bring your pills...

MLK, Jr. Park Fitness Zone grand opening set for Sunday

A grand opening is set to be held this Sunday for a new Fitness Zone at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Richmond. The free...

Richmond invites outdoor marijuana grows, considers pot cafes

Richmond City Council voted Tuesday in favor of continuing to allow residents to grow marijuana outdoors for personal use, as long as it doesn't...