Entering countdown mode, elections officials are thrilled that voter registration and early turnout are breaking records.
A power disruption at part of the Chevron Richmond Refinery caused flaring Monday afternoon. Refinery officials said a low-level community warning was issued due to visible smoke, but that no community action was necessary.
This is the first Bay Area school to be named after Michele Obama.
Residents in the immediate area were advised to evacuate immediately, before being allowed back into their homes to shelter in place.
Elissa Harrington reports.
When a deputy opened the door to the inmate's cell, she found the inmate unresponsive.
At first, doctors weren’t sure if she would survive, but Ashley Parker beat the odds.
None of the loan money was spent.
The incident began with a ShotSpotter activiation in the area of 4th St and Macdonald Ave shortly before noon.
The three victims were standing outside of a liquor store.
William Eberly had just gotten off work as a correctional sergeant at San Quentin Prison and came across a crash on eastbound Interstate 80 near Macdonald Avenue in Richmond.
The family of a Richmond man killed by a hit and run driver is appealing to the public for help in finding the person responsible.
The department announced Thursday that Sgt. Virgil Thomas had died due to COVID-19 after serving as a police officer for 24 years in Richmond, as well as time with the Albany and Novato police departments before that.
Richmond Police Sgt. Virgil Thomas has died due to complications from the COVID-19 coronavirus, the department said Thursday.
The warning was level one, the lowest on the scale, and was issued because the smoke was visible.
The city of Richmond is breaking barriers. Bisa French is becoming the first female police chief in the 110-year history of the Richmond Police Department. French spoke to KTVU for her first sit-down interview since her promotion was announced.
Bisa French becomes the first Black woman to lead the department, seven years after she became its first Black woman captain.
Police Chief Bisa French a 22-year veteran of the Richmond Police Department, has held several positions in the department, including detective, sergeant, lieutenant, captain and assistant chief.
Oakland City Council members approved a settlement Tuesday with Richmond resident Najari Smith, who was stopped by police in 2018 for allegedly playing music too loud from a trailer attached to a bicycle he was on.
An award-winning Bay Area author is advancing the conversation about racism and offering opportunity for dialogue, following incidents during which she was targeted for the color of her skin.