Crime seems to be on the rise in Richmond parks. Although car break-ins are the most common problem, officials report some far more serious offenses, including a recent case of rape. Carolyn Jones, public information officer for the East Bay Regional Park District, said 324 auto burglaries have been reported across the district’s 65 parks so far in 2015, compared to 237 in all of 2014. Many of these break-ins and some of the more serious crimes have taken place along public shorelines…
Judge Caskey orders trial on rape and assault charges.
On the final day of witness testimony, Judge Caskey indicates which way he’s leaning.
Dustin Gordon, defense attorney for John Crane Jr., raised questions on Friday about DNA evidence concerning his client.
Evidence links John Crane Jr. to the Richmond High student who was sexually assaulted in October 2009, but no witness has yet placed him at the scene.
Richmond Confidential has compiled a comprehensive list of witnesses—and their key testimony—who’ve taken the stand in the preliminary hearing into the 2009 rape at Richmond High School.
Questions raised and new details on the 15th day of the preliminary hearing.
The Richmond High student who was assaulted last October remembered few of those present that night.
Richmond police testimony explains why charges include rape with a foreign object.