Thursday, July 9, 2020

Crime

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

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,...

Armed North Richmond man arrested following vehicle pursuit

A North Richmond man led sheriff's deputies on a pursuit Wednesday night during which he hopped out of a vehicle and fled on foot with a gun in his hand before being arrested, according...
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...

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Red Oak Victory procures long-sought-after WWII Navy deck gun

Red Oak Victory procures long-sought-after WWII Navy deck gun

By Kathy Chouteau On Wednesday, a new addition embarked on a trek to come aboard Richmond’s Red Oak Victory ship. A 40,000-pound World War II U.S....
East Bay ‘Battle of the Mayors’ aims to garner Census responses

East Bay ‘Battle of the Mayors’ aims to garner Census responses

By Kathy Chouteau A veritable “Battle of the Mayors” is underway in the East Bay and you can help Richmond “win.” Richmond Mayor Tom Butt has...
Local students win gold medals, scholarships in NAACP competition

Local students win gold medals, scholarships in NAACP competition

Two local high school students won gold medals and scholarships in the NAACP ACTSO competition, and will now represent Richmond in a national competition...