Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Department's Annual Holiday Toy DriveDue to a donation shortage in the Richmond Fire Department's annual holiday toy drive, this could first year ever that the department can't donate to each family that's made a request for help.
Richmond House Fire May Have Been Caused By TrespassersA fire Monday night in an abandoned single-story home at 315 Verde Ave. in unincorporated North Richmond may have been caused by trespassers who had broken into the house, fire officials said.
Sims Fire Released Harmful Benzene Into Richmond AirThe fire at a Richmond scrap metal yard that triggered an overnight shelter in place for several neighborhoods earlier this week, released benzene into the air.
Richmond Junk Yard Fire Shelter In Place LiftedToll takers were back to work at the busy Richmond San Rafael Bridge early Wednesday as the region began to recover from an overnight shelter in place ordered after black clouds billowed skyward from a scrap metal yard fire.
Fire At Richmond Scrap Yard Triggers Growing Shelter-In-Place OrderA fire at a Richmond scrap metal yard producing a large cloud of smoke Tuesday evening has led to an expanded shelter-in-place order, according to authorities.
Richmond Gas Leak Prompts Shelter-In-Place OrderFirefighters in Richmond issued a shelter-in-place order Wednesday afternoon because of a natural gas leak.
15 Displaced, 1 Hurt In Richmond House Fire Fifteen people were displaced and one person was hospitalized for breathing problems due to a fire that destroyed a house in Richmond early Saturday morning.
Richmond Fire Destroys Vehicles, Damages BusinessesFirefighters battled a blaze for four hours in an industrial area of north central Richmond that started early Wednesday morning.