Monday, July 6, 2020

Crime

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

Richmond police seek public’s help in solving broad-daylight shooting near Nevin Park last month

Richmond police are seeking the public's help in trying to solve a broad-daylight shooting last month near Nevin Park in Richmond. The shooting, which did not injure anyone, occurred in the 400 block of 5th...
Marshawn Lynch among star athletes reported to attend opening of Santa Fe Union Park Saturday

Cal men’s basketball players to attend grand opening of Santa Fe Union Park Saturday

UPDATE: Earlier reports from media and organizers stated NFL players, including possibly Marshawn Lynch, were planning to attend. Organizers have since told us that no NFL player is scheduled to attend. --- Members of Cal men's...
Richmond man arrested Monday in connection with violent robbery of 68-year-old woman in Fairfield

Richmond man arrested Monday in connection with violent robbery of 68-year-old woman in Fairfield

A Richmond man has been arrested in connection with the violent robbery last weekend of a 68-year-old woman in Fairfield, according to the Fairfield Police Department, which published the above booking photo. Alonzo Terrell Washington,...

Man killed in Richmond shooting Tuesday ID’d as Vallejo resident; teen expected to recover

The victim killed in one of two separate Richmond shootings Tuesday has been identified by the county coroner's office as Fontino Hardy Jr., 29, of Vallejo. Hardy Jr. was killed in a shooting in a...
Victim of suspected hit-and-run incident in Richmond ID'd

Richmond burglary suspect gives up after police dog’s warnings

A Richmond police dog may have been all bark and no bite, but that's only because a 22-year-old burglary suspect on Friday made the wise decision of not attempting to flee from the pooch,...

Explosive Sounds at Night are Likely Illegal Fireworks, Police Say

Local residents have reported to the Richmond Standard about hearing random explosions in Richmond and El Cerrito. "What are those big bangs like fire crackers at all times in Richmond," one reader wrote in. Another added:...
Suspect connected to at least two El Cerrito burglaries arrested

Suspect connected to at least two El Cerrito burglaries arrested

A 29-year-old transient was arrested in connection with at least two burglaries in El Cerrito on Tuesday, police said. Joshua Marshall was booked in connection with burglaries in the 1600 block of Julian Drive and...
Richmond residents awakened by 11 gunshots Friday morning

New York Times: Using cash to ease gun violence in Richmond

The New York Times featured an opinion piece this weekend about a controversial -- albeit successful -- tactic for easing gun violence in Richmond. Authored by Devone L. Boggan, Richmond's neighborhood safety director, the piece...

Update: Scene cleared following officer-involved shooting in San Pablo

SAN PABLO, Calif. – A juvenile suspect is in critical condition Monday morning after being shot by police while trying to hit an officer with a stolen vehicle during a traffic stop, KTVU is reporting. According...

32-year-old man survives drive-by shooting in Iron Triangle

A 32-year-old man was shot in the chest in a drive-by shooting in the Iron Triangle neighborhood Tuesday night, police said. The shooting occurred about 8 p.m. on 7th Street between Lincoln and Lucas avenues,...

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An explosive July 4 in Contra Costa County

An explosive July 4 in Contra Costa County

By Mike Kinney Data isn't required to convince Richmond residents that illegal fireworks use ran rampant on July 4. They lit up the night sky...
El Sobrante: Body found decomposed; arrest made

One DUI arrest after nearly 800 cars screened at Richmond checkpoint

Of the nearly 800 vehicles screened during a sobriety checkpoint on Hillltop Drive on July 3, one arrest was made for driving while under...
Over a dozen fires across Contra Costa on July 3, at least three due to fireworks

Over a dozen fires in Contra Costa on July 3, at least 3 from...

A vegetation fire Friday in a vacant lot near Market Avenue and Harold Street in North Richmond grew "to the size of a house,"...