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Richmond, California is located in Contra Costa County. Zip codes in Richmond, CA include 94807, 94802, and 94808. The median home price in Richmond is $298,000 which is roughly $226/per square foot. More Richmond information.

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10 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

Officer injured in crash with robbery suspect

A police officer is in the hospital after being injured in a crash in San Francisco's Richmond district involving a car driven by armed robbery suspects, a police spokeswoman said.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Richmond man sentenced to 42 years for sexual assault

A Richmond man was sentenced to 42 years in prison Friday after pleading guilty to three felony counts related to a sexual assault the judge called "an absolutely heinous crime."

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Contra Costa Times

Richmond: Business owner shoots, kills burglar before being wounded

A business owner who lived in the back of his store shot and killed one of four men trying to burglarize the business early Friday morning and was himself shot and wounded by another burglar, police said.

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Patch.com

Police Investigating Shooting Death of 28-Year-Old Richmond Man

Police are investigating whether the shooting death of a 28-year-old man is related to the second shooting of a 71-year-old man who reported a burglary at his Richmond home early this morning, a police spokeswoman said.

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Inside Bay Area

Embattled Richmond housing authority funded extensive training trips for volunteer advisers

While beset by mounting debt and low performance grades from federal officials, the city's public housing agency funded a series of trips sending volunteer advisers to conferences to receive training, with costs amounting to $79,315 from mid 2008 to 2011.

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KTVU Oakland

Burglary suspect fatally shot during confrontation in Richmond

Richmond police Friday morning are investigating an attempted burglary that ended with a fatal exchange of gunfire leaving the intruder fatally shot, according to authorities.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Patch.com

Woman Accused in Fatal Shooting of Teen Who Fathered Her Child

A 30-year-old Richmond woman has been charged in the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old boy who was the father of her child, a prosecutor said today.

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Contra Costa Times

Richmond: Photos show of persons of interest in shooting near Target store

Police on Thursday released surveillance pictures of two males considered persons of interest in a shooting outside a Target store in Richmond earlier this week.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

SFGate

Slain Richmond boy was father of suspect's child

Melinda Gaffney surrendered Monday to San Francisco police in connection with the April 8 slaying of Terrance Forks , 16, outside the Crescent Park apartment complex, said Richmond police Sgt.

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Contra Costa Times

Barnidge: $7 million deficit should be a piece of cake for Richmond problem solvers

Richmond city leaders seemed dismayed last week when they paged through next year's budget and found a $7 million deficit awaiting them.

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Inside Bay Area

Richmond leaders delay minimum wage hike, seek further study

What seemed like an inevitable move to raise the local minimum wage hit a snag this week as several City Council members rejected Mayor Gayle McLaughlin's push to enact the wage hike without a staff study into possible effects.

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The Washington Post

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Cities and counties won't be allowed to raise the minimum wage under a law signed Monday by Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin .

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SFGate

Chevron donates easement for Bay Trail

Oil giant Chevron has agreed to let the public cross a scenic one-mile stretch of its property along the Richmond shoreline, allowing a long-sought extension of the San Francisco Bay Trail.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

CBS Local

2 Hurt In Shooting Outside Busy Richmond Target Store

Two people were injured in a shooting at a busy parking lot outside a Target store in Richmond Tuesday evening, a police sergeant said.

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Inside Bay Area

Two shot in Target parking lot in Richmond

Two people were wounded, one critically, in a Tuesday evening shooting in the Target parking lot on Macdonald Avenue, police said.

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Halfway To Concord

West County Family Justice Center launches two new outreach programs

The safety of Richmond and its neighboring communities has taken a giant leap forward with the West County Family Justice Center announcement of two new programs aimed at Based in Richmond, the West County Family Justice Center is launching Project Connect and the WINGS Leadership Academy in April and May, respectively, at its headquarters; the ... (more)

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Inside Bay Area

Richmond homicide suspect turns herself in to SFPD

A woman accused of shooting a teenage boy dead near a large Richmond housing complex last week turned herself in to San Francisco police on Monday, Richmond police said Tuesday.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Halfway To Concord

Cuts to California judicial system threatens justice for all

As a result of the recession, California state revenues declined by $15 billion from 2007 to 2008.

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Contra Costa Times

Richmond to host Point Molate Beach grand opening on Saturday

A splashy grand opening party at the only stretch of beach run by the city's parks department is scheduled for Saturday.

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Contra Costa Times

Richmond to host Point Molate Beach grand opening on Saturday

A splashy grand opening party at the only stretch of beach run by the city's parks department is scheduled for Saturday.

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