The Charlottesville, Virginia, police chief retired yesterday, and the City Council voted to begin setting up a Police Civilian Review Board. Today, the city attorney announced he'll step down

Map. History of Virginia conflict

20 January 2018
The Charlottesville, Virginia, police chief retired yesterday, and the City Council voted to begin setting up a Police Civilian Review Board. Today, the city attorney announced he'll step down
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Hampton, Virginia shooting at 300 block of Lynnhaven Dr: 1 injured
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Newport News, Virginia shooting at 500 block of Michael Irvin Dr: 1 injured
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Newport News, Virginia shooting at 500 block of Michael Irvin Dr: 1 injured
A 17-year-old has been charged with armed burglary, conspiracy and animal cruelty, according to Virginia Beach Police. Police say the incident happened on December 17 around 7:30 p.m. in the 1700 block of Gravenhurst Drive, near Indian River Road and Lynnhaven Parkway. According to police, armed suspects forced their way into the home of a Virginia Beach Police officer.
Virginia police chief retires after criticism over Charlottesville's response to violent white nationalist rally.
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Brosville, Virginia shooting at N/A: no casualities
Franklin: A death investigation is underway after a police say a body was found. Franklin police say the body was found off Armory Drive and West Second Avenue. A spokesperson with the Franklin Police Department says the person has not yet been identified.
Police in Norfolk responded to a threat to public safety, according to a tweet. NPD went to the in the 7800 block of Lisa Drive to assist a person in crisis. Lisa Drive was closed from E. Little Creek Rd. to Harmon St. for police staging.
Crews in Hampton responded to a house fire just before 4 p.m. on Dec. 16. Fire department officials tweeted about the incident and said the fire happened in the 20 block of Old Fox Hill Road. Two adults and one child were displaced as a result of the fire. No injuries were reported.
A woman is suffering from serious injuries after an auto-pedestrian crash in the 3800 block of Shore Drive Saturday morning. Dispatchers received the call at 7:17 a.m. A preliminary investigation revealed that a vehicle was traveling on Shady Oaks Drive and made a left turn onto Shore Drive, striking the woman as she was crossing Shore Drive.
A man was rushed into surgery Saturday night after he was shot in Richmond's Whitcomb Court community. Around 9 p.m., officers responded to the 2300 block of Abrose Street for reports of a shooting. Once on the scene they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The man was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police said the man shot near a gas station on Mechanicsville Turnpike Friday night has died. Video from the scene showed a heavy police presence at the Exxon station in the 2300 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike near the Henrico County-Richmond City line. Crime Insider sources said someone got out of a car and shot the man around 11 p.m.
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Richmond, Virginia shooting at 2300 block of Abrose St: 1 injured
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Newport News, Virginia shooting at 1000 block of 20th St: 1 injured
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Chesapeake, Virginia shooting at 2000 block of Plow Ln: 1 injured
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Suffolk, Virginia shooting at 600 block of Kinsey Ln: 1 injured
Authorities are asking for the public’s help as a Petersburg cajacking victims remains hospitalized. The incident happened when a suspect stole the victim’s pickup truck in the 1700 block of Boydton Plank Road reportedly around 9:59 p.m. Wednesday.
Bethany Stevens father went looking for her Thursday night. When he found his daughter, investigators said the 22-year-old's two pit bulls Tonka and Pac-Man were standing guard over her body. Police say Stevens was found dead in the woods after being mauled to death by the dogs.
Police have arrested and charged two 17-year-olds in connection with a fatal shooting that happened Tuesday afternoon. Calls reporting the incident, which happened in the 2800 block of Harrell Avenue, came in at 2:05 p.m.
Police are looking for information on a vehicle that was seen entering the Woodlands at Oyster Point on Forrest Drive on December 11 around 8:30 a.m. The vehicle was seen leaving the complex right after a shooting that killed one person occurred. Newport News Police say they received a call at 8:37 a.m. about a fight in the 800 block of Forrest Drive. As officers were responding to the scene, the call was upgraded to a shooting.
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[email protected]: Today, it was my tremendous honor to visit Marine Helicopter Squadron One (HMX-1) at the Marine Corps Air Facility in Quantico, Virginia. I am honored to serve as your Commander-in-Chief. On behalf of an entire Nation, THANK YOU for your sacrifice and service. We love you!
@POTUS following his remarks to @FBI, as audience applauds. Tells crowd, "Good luck, everyone"
Newport News: A 16-year-old boy was shot in the 2300 block of Madison Avenue Thursday night. Dispatchers received the call at 9:11 p.m. When officers arrived at the scene, they found the boy suffering from a gunshot wound to his back area. The boy was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. His condition is listed as possibly life threatening.
The white nationalist who is accused of driving his car into protesters in Charlottesville, killing Heather Heyer, faces the possibility of life in prison
The man accused of driving into a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville faces a new charge of first-degree murder after a court hearing Thursday in which prosecutors presented surveillance video and other evidence against him.
Police are searching for an Alexandria man suspected in the stabbing and killing of a man found in a wooded area of Fairfax County. Endless Taylor, 24, is accused of robbing and killing his acquaintance, Luis Ernesto Bonilla, police said
A Charlottesville resident confronting a Klansman today. "Don't come into our city and try to rewrite our history."
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Richmond, Virginia shooting at 3300 block of 4th Ave: 2 injured
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Richmond, Virginia shooting at 3200 block of Stockton St: 1 killed, 1 injured