Kennedy High School

Police and fire units outside Kennedy High School in Richmond after a student was shot in front of the school, May 14, 2014. (CBS)

Richmond School Lockdown Lifted After Shooting Sends 14-Year-Old To Hospital

A lockdown prompted by a shooting across from Kennedy High School in Richmond Wednesday morning has been lifted and the student who was shot is being treated for wounds that are not believed to be life-threatening.



Former High School Coach Facing Richmond Rape Charges

A former high school sports coach was set to be arraigned in Contra Costa County Superior Court in Richmond Wednesday for alleged sex crimes against youths in the 1980s and 1990s, authorities said.


Matthew John Capanis

2nd Suspect Named In Killing Of Richmond High School Football Player

Police Tuesday named a second suspect in Sunday night’s shooting death of a 16-year-old Richmond high school football player.


Reprieve for Richmond Schools

There’s a breath of life for three public schools in Richmond, after a unanimous vote Tuesday night handed a $1.5 million to Kennedy High and Olinda Elementary School and Grant Elementary.