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Chevron refinery in Richmond. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Richmond Residents Concerned Over Chevron Refinery Modernization Plans

Three weeks after Chevron released an environmental impact report detailing a $1 billion modernization project at its Richmond refinery, the public spoke out about the impacts the project could have on the community.

04/18/2014

After Failing To Reform, Oakland PD To Fall Under Court Appointed Director

Oakland Police Make Arrests Involving Human Trafficking, Child Prostitution On International Blvd.

Oakland police have made arrests in two different sexual assault and human trafficking cases, both of which involved juvenile victims.

04/18/2014

Victim of shooting in Richmond is loaded into an ambulance.

Attempted Burglary In Richmond Ends In Deadly Shooting

An attempted burglary in Richmond early Friday, ended in deadly gunfire. The intruder is dead and the homeowner was shot several times.

04/18/2014

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2 Hurt In Shooting Outside Busy Richmond Target Store

Two people were injured in a shooting at a busy parking lot outside a Target store in Richmond Tuesday evening, a police sergeant said.

04/15/2014

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Final Defendant In 2009 Richmond High School Gang Rape Case Sentenced To Time Served

The sixth and final defendant in a 2009 gang rape of a teenage girl at Richmond High School that shocked the community and drew national attention pleaded guilty to statutory rape in a Martinez courtroom Friday.

04/11/2014

A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed in Richmond on April 8, 2014. (CBS)

Woman Sought After Teenager Killed In Richmond Shooting

Police were searching for a woman suspected of shooting and killing a teenage boy outside of a Richmond apartment complex on Tuesday night.

04/09/2014

A KPIX 5 crew captured this video of Bakken crude oil getting unloaded from a train at a rail yard in Richmond. (CBS)

Lawsuit Filed Over Fracked Oil Trains In The Bay Area After KPIX 5 Report

Two weeks ago, KPIX 5 discovered trains carrying explosive fracked crude oil have been rolling into the Bay Area under everyone’s radar. On Thursday, four environmental groups have filed a lawsuit over it, calling the crude by rail terminal illegal.

03/28/2014

Richard Guinto (Contra Costa County Sheriff's Dept.)

West Contra Costa Schools Toughen Hiring Policies Over Alleged Teacher Sex Abuse

The West Contra Costa Unified School District is toughening its hiring policies weeks after a popular sixth-grade teacher in El Cerrito was arrested for allegedly molesting six students at his previous workplace in Richmond.

03/27/2014

Police at the scene of a fatal shooting in Richmond in  the area of South 35th Street and Wall Avenue.

Richmond’s Shooting Victim Dies At Hospital; City’s 2nd Homicide Of 2014

A man shot in Richmond Friday night died at a hospital early Saturday morning, becoming the city’s second homicide victim both this week and this year.

03/22/2014

Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Woman Found Dead, Shot Multiple Times In Richmond; Suspect Sought

A woman was shot and killed in Richmond on Thursday night, a police sergeant said.

03/21/2014

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