Richmond Mayor Wants Compensation For Residents Disturbed By False AlarmsEmergency sirens have almost become a part of life in Richmond, where the community warning system keeps sounding off false alarms. Now, the city’s mayor says the county owes his residents for the mistakes.
Activists Demand Prosecution Of Officers Involved In Police Sex ScandalActivists Tuesday demanded action from Bay Area district attorneys in a police sexual exploitation scandal that has implicated officers in law enforcement agencies from three counties.
Richmond Chief: Officers Linked To Sex Scandal Likely Violated Policy, But No LawsSeveral Richmond police officers likely violated department policies in their interactions with a young woman at the center of an expansive law enforcement scandal but don't seem to have broken any laws, interim police Chief Allwyn Brown wrote in a letter to city officials.
Pair Of Shootings In Richmond Leave 2 Men DeadPolice are investigating separate shootings that each killed a man on Tuesday in Richmond, a police lieutenant said Wednesday.
Appeals Court Doesn't Stop Crude Oil Rail Shipments Through RichmondCourt upholds dismissal of a lawsuit in which environmentalists sought to challenge crude oil rail shipments through Richmond.
Harrowing Home Invasion Robbery Can't Keep 94-Year-Old Park Ranger From WorkingThe oldest ranger in the National Park Service returned to work Tuesday in Richmond for the first time since she was beaten and robbed at her home.
School District Sued 2nd Time After Special Needs Boy Inappropriately Touched AgainThe mother sued Richmond’s West Contra Costa school district in 2013, saying her son was inappropriately touched in a restroom.
Emergency Repairs To Close Part Of Richmond-San Rafael BridgeDrivers who use the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge may face evening and morning delays during the holiday weekend due to lane closures for emergency repairs.
Robber Steals Presidential Coin From Oldest US Park RangerA robber attacked the nation's oldest full-time park ranger in her San Francisco Bay Area home this week and made off with a coin she received from President Barack Obama.
Amazon Picks Richmond For Latest Bay Area Expansion SpotAmazon has signed another East Bay industrial lease - in Richmond this time, further expanding its warehouse space in the Bay Area.
Richmond City Council To Consider Solar-Powered Elevated Rail SystemRichmond City Council to consider installing locally-owned elevated rail system that runs on solar power.
Flare Up At Chevron's Richmond Refinery Sends Flame Into SkyFlaring activity at the Chevron Refinery Sunday had residents in the area expressing concern.