Online Rumor Of ICE Operations In East Bay Leads To PanicA rumor circulating online led to panic in the East Bay Wednesday afternoon when an unsubstantiated claim that federal immigration officers were conducting operations in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties went viral.
BART Train Kills Person On Richmond Line Tracks During Evening CommuteA person has been fatally struck by a BART train between the Richmond and El Cerrito del Norte stations this evening, causing major delays for commuters in the East Bay.
Bay Area Killer Linked To New Hampshire Cold Case MurdersThe convicted killer of a Richmond woman who later died in a California prison has been connected to five cold case slayings in New Hampshire and may have been a serial killer, authorities said.
Pedestrian Killed On I-80 In Richmond May Have Jumped From OverpassThe incident was first reported when a caller said that a pedestrian may have jumped into traffic from an overpass near McBryde Avenue.
'Ghost Town Gang' Auto Burglar With $1 Million Arrest Warrant Eludes Pursuing OfficersA man who has a $1 million warrant for his arrest led deputies on a high-speed chase Friday near Richmond before abandoning his vehicle and fleeing.
Former Richmond Teacher Found Guilty On 87 Counts Related To Child MolestationA sixth grade science and math teacher from Richmond was convicted Thursday of molesting over a dozen victims for several years, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office.
Official Calls For Richmond Wrecking Yard Closure After FireA car wrecking yard in Richmond that caught fire earlier this month and destroyed more than 150 cars had been cited for numerous violations, and one elected official is calling for it to be shut down.
Residents Protest Closing Of Richmond Punk-Music WarehouseResidents and supporters of an East Bay warehouse and punk-music venue known as the "Burnt Ramen" protested its closing after a deadly fire at an illegally converted warehouse in Oakland.
Massive Richmond Junkyard Fire Under Control, Shelter In Place LiftedA fire in a Richmond auto wrecking yard that sent a huge column of black smoke into the air and kept nearby residents sheltered in their homes for nearly three hours is now under control, according to a Contra Costa County fire spokesman.
Man Crashes Stolen Car After Police Pursuit From Pittsburg To RichmondPittsburg police and California Highway Patrol officers chased a suspect to Richmond Wednesday afternoon but the pursuit ended when the suspect crashed.
No Victims Found After Gunfire Reported On I-580 In RichmondThe California Highway Patrol is investigating a shooting reported in the area of Interstate Highway 580 in Richmond Thursday afternoon.
Mayor Butts ‘Saddened’ Over Alleged Hate Crime Killing Of Richmond ManRichmond Mayor Tom Butt says he is "saddened and distressed" as details emerge in an allegedly racially motivated fatal shooting of William Sims.