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Richmond Police

Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Richmond Police Dispatch Center Evacuated Due To Overheating Power Unit

The Richmond Police Department’s dispatch center was evacuated for several hours early Thursday morning after a secondary power system began overheating and emitting fumes, a police sergeant said.

01/23/2014

An Uzi sub-machine gun. (Alfredo Estrella/AFP/Getty Images)

15-Year-Old Arrested With Uzi Submachine Gun In Richmond

A 15-year-old boy was arrested in Richmond on Monday after police officers spotted him carrying an Uzi submachine gun, a police sergeant said Tuesday.

12/10/2013

Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Richmond Officer Fires On Man Who Allegedly Rammed Patrol Car

A Vallejo man was arrested after he allegedly rammed his car into a Richmond police patrol car, which prompted an officer to fire his service weapon Sunday afternoon, a Richmond police sergeant said.

09/09/2013

police generic, siren, light, crime scene

Motorcyclist Critically Hurt In Collision With Richmond Police Car

A motorcyclist was critically injured when he allegedly ran a red light and broadsided an unmarked police car in Richmond on Tuesday night, a police sergeant said.

09/04/2013

Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Police Probing Gang Ties To Richmond Shootings, Police Car Ramming

Richmond police are investigating a series of violent incidents during the past two days including shootings that wounded five people and a car chase in which a suspect vehicle rammed into a police car.

07/17/2013

Police at the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Richmond (CBS)

Fleeing Suspect Shot By Police Near Richmond Hotel

Police received a report of a man with a gun at the Extended Stay America hotel at 3170 Garrity Way, near the Hilltop Mall, around 2 p.m.

12/21/2011

Foreclosed homes on Lucas Street in Richmond (CBS)

Banks Find Loophole To Avoid Cleaning Up Richmond Foreclosures

Richmond has some of the most strict laws about taking care of foreclosed properties, but residents say three banks have found a way around those regulations.

09/06/2011

Richmond Police car after a rollover crash on Highway 4.

Richmond Police Car Crashes Transporting “Spitting” Suspect To Jail

A Richmond police officer transporting a suspect to the county jail Monday morning lost control and crashed on state Highway 4 in Hercules.

CBS San Francisco–07/04/2011

Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Shooting Victim Found Dead In Richmond

Police received at call about 9:50 a.m. from a man who lived in a trailer in the 1800 block of Virginia Avenue who reported finding a gunshot victim in the area.

CBS San Francisco–06/10/2011

Brink's armored car

Armored Car Heist Outside Richmond’s Hilltop Mall

Richmond police were searching for two or three men who robbed an armored Brink’s truck outside of a bank near Hilltop Mall Wednesday morning.

KPIX 5–05/25/2011

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