Richmond Police Union Votes 'No Confidence' In Chief Allwyn BrownThe rank and file officers of the Richmond Police Department overwhelming voted over the Labor Day weekend that they have no confidence in the leadership of Police Chief Allwyn Brown, citing problems with workplace and managerial culture.
Richmond Police Commission Urges Council To Hire Full-Time Misconduct InvestigatorRichmond's Community Police Review Commission is urging their City Council to hire an investigations officer who can dig into a growing backlog of complaints alleging police misconduct.
Family Makes Tearful Plea For Help In Richmond Fatal Stray Bullet CasePolice in Richmond on Tuesday afternoon offered a new clue as well as a reward in the death of a janitor who worked at KPIX 5.
Recent Slew Of Richmond Shootings Prompts FBI Response, More Police PatrolsAn unusually violent 48 hours in the city of Richmond has police calling in the FBI and patrolling vulnerable neighborhoods to discourage retaliatory shootings this week.
Report: Richmond PD Has 'No Direction,' 'Devastatingly Low Morale'A recent independent audit levels some tough new criticism against the Richmond Police Department. The audit says that the department has no clear vision and lacks a strategy for fighting crime.
Streak Of Car Break-Ins At Richmond Mall Prompt InvestigationA brazen car break-in was caught on camera at a Bay Area mall. Break-ins like this have been happening for months, according to Richmond police.
Richmond Police Seize Guns, Cash, Drugs Totaling Over $9,000Police in Richmond seized two guns, $38,000 in cash and over $9,000 worth of drugs after an investigation, the department reported Sunday.
Teen In Bay Area Police Sex Scandal Drops Last Pending LawsuitThe woman at the center of a sex scandal involving several San Francisco Bay Area police departments has dropped her last pending lawsuit against the agencies.
13 Officers Opened Fire In Deadly I-80 Emeryville ShootoutPolice from Fairfield and Richmond identified officers involved in a fatal shootout with a homicide suspect on Interstate 80 in Emeryville last week.
Richmond Officer Shoots At Suspect Who Tried To Run Him OverA police officer fired shots at a burglary suspect who tried to run him over early Tuesday morning in Richmond
Richmond Police Officers Face Discipline In Sex ScandalAccording to a report issued by Richmond police interim Chief Allwyn Brown, some of the 11 officers will face discipline ranging from termination to letters of reprimand and counseling.
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.
Richmond Officers Investigated In Widening Oakland Police Sex ScandalA group of Richmond police officers is being investigated by their department for alleged relations with an underage girl at the center of a sexual misconduct investigation that started in Oakland and now spans several jurisdictions.
Richmond Police Chief's New Approach Is Revitalizing A Tough TownRichmond Police Chief Chris Magnus has won over many residents and political leaders with an unconventional policing style that stresses community outreach.
No Charges For Richmond Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Man Outside Liquor Store, DA Says It Was Self-DefenseNo charges will be filed against an officer in the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old man in Richmond last September, a Contra Costa County deputy district attorney said.