Chesterfield

Chesterfield Police searching for vehicle larceny suspect

Police ID woman hit, killed while lying on Hull Street Road

Missing 6-year-old Chesterfield girl found safe

Closings and delays for Dec. 14

School officials put safety first when deciding on closures

1 injured in Chesterfield shooting

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  Some neighborhood roads still have snowy spots, ice days after storm

Mechanics stress washing under your car once snow melts

Ex-Chesterfield sheriff’s captain gets a year suspended after child porn charge downgraded

Chesterfield man struggles with roof repairs

Chesterfield shopping centers acquired by Baltimore-based retailer

Pets missing after snow storm

  Leak spills 50-60 gallons of fuel at Chesterfield gas station

A fuel leak at a gas station in Chesterfield cause quite a mess Tuesday morning.

3 displaced in overnight house fire

Firefighters said no one was injured and the fire was contained to the upstairs portion of the home.

Chesterfield cheerleader to perform in London’s New Year’s Day parade

Christmas is less than two weeks away, but one Chesterfield teenager is already looking forward to New Year's Day.

64-year-old man wanted on drug charge

Keith Errol Cunningham, 64, is described a 5-foot-9 black male weighing about 205 pounds.

Snowy roads cause hundreds of crashes; 4 state troopers struck

Chesterfield Police searching for armed robbery suspect

Chesterfield fire truck hit by vehicle

Multiple family members charged in Chesterfield murder-for-hire plot to kill witnesses in homicide case

'Here for you’: Community colleges offer assistance to Virginia College students

1 person injured in crash that briefly closed Midlothian Turnpike

  One child transported to hospital after daycare bus crash

A witness said there were seven children on the bus.

Chesterfield shooting leaves man fighting for life

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-066.

Groundbreaking ceremony held for St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway

The Chesterfield County home, once completed in 2019, is expected to be valued at just under $500,000.

Southbound lanes of VA-288 re-open after crash clears

Chesterfield officials say a SUV collided with a dump truck.

Chesterfield man dies 5 days after crash on River Road

Chesterfield police said Harvey L. Parks, 71, died at the hospital after being transported for what were at the time considered to be non-life-threatening injuries.

Chesterfield partners with national program to help adults with disabilities

Chesterfield partners with national program geared to helping adults with disabilities

Chesterfield, Henrico extend tax deadlines to Dec. 6

The real estate tax deadline was extended from Wednesday, Dec. 5 to Thursday, Dec. 6 because of the national day of mourning for former President George H.W. Bush.

Police looking for gas station robber who pushed clerk to ground

Anyone with information can call police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

Watching Your Wallet: Strengthen your financial fitness before 2019

While many people think about health and wellness resolutions for the new year, financial experts recommend thinking about money goals too.

2 wanted in theft from Home Depot

Chesterfield police said a the suspects took various plumbing items from the Home Depot in the 2600 block of Ellerslie Avenue in Colonial Heights on Oct. 12.

Lanes of Jefferson Davis Highway in Chesterfield re-open after crash

Delays are expected.

Suspect wanted in Chesterfield car break-ins

Several cars had their windows broken out and the resulting fraud totaled more than $40,000.

Missing senior citizen found safe, reunited with family in Chesterfield

Dexter Kemp was last seen in a bronze four-door Toyota Corolla with Virginia license plate YZE7137.

15-year-old girl pulls knife, assaults school resource officer

Chesterfield police said the girl and two other students had planned to fight.

Chesterfield teacher wins national social studies award

Tracey Zaval, a civics and economics teacher at Robious Middle School will be honored by the National Council for the Social Studies at its annual conference in Chicago.

ALDI hosts hiring event for new Midlothian store

The store is scheduled to open up next year.

'Move over’: Families of first responders spread reminder on social media to motorists

Friends and family members of first responders are showing drivers what's at stake when they don't obey traffic laws.

Chesterfield couple plans tribute to their dog that died in house fire

A Chesterfield coupling is planning a tribute to their dog that died after their house burned more than a week ago.

36 Chesterfield teachers, 4 schools honored nationally

Thirty-six Chesterfield County Public Schools teachers, along with four schools, were recognized nationally for passing the W!SE Financial Literacy Certification test.

Chesterfield gym closed due to gas smell

Chesterfield Fire and EMS responded to a report of a gas smell in Planet Fitness at approximately 1:05 p.m.

Chesterfield police offering $1,500 signing bonus for new officers

Salaries start at $44,289 and pre-certified officers are eligible for the bonus.

Double amputee encourages students to drive safely

The Come Home Alive program reinforces safe teen driving and warn against dangerous behavior like texting and driving.

Chesterfield garage fire displaces 9 people

A Chesterfield garage fire that occurred shortly after 3 p.m. in the 300 block of Silverdust Lane has displaced nine residents.

Man suspected of stealing cell phone from Sprint store

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at (804) 748-0660.

5 suspects wanted in theft from Dick’s Sporting Goods

The women are believed to have taken items valued at $3,000 Nov. 16 from the Dick’s location on W. Koger Center Boulevard.

Fire department reminds community to practice fire safety when using Christmas lights

Chesterfield County Fire Department is urging everyone to exercise caution when it comes to making this season bright with holiday lights on your home.

Police: Dozens charged with DUI as holiday season kicks off

Law enforcement agencies across Central Virginia are cracking down on drunk drivers as the holiday season gets underway.

Window broken out of Chesterfield school bus

How the window was broken or what was used to break it has not been released.

Driver of mail truck dies after suffering medical emergency, crashing

The Chesterfield Police Department says a 54-year-old U.S. Post Office Mail Truck driver died Sunday, two days after suffering a medical emergency and crashing.

Chesterfield man charged with DWI in crash with police vehicle

Police said the alcohol-related crash happened around 8:30 a.m. on Sunday.

Flames engulf Chesterfield home Monday morning

Several fire trucks are on the scene and pictures show the flames inside the home and coming through the roof.

Chesterfield superintendent to hold meet-and-greet sessions

The school system says "these informal gatherings are one way for Chesterfield County Public Schools’ families and county residents to meet Dr. Daugherty."

Chesterfield Police working to clear roadway after vehicle overturns

Chesterfield Police and Emergency Services are working to clear 60 eastbound at Branchway Road.

Crews battle fire along Jefferson Davis Highway

Several crews and trucks are on scene.

‘Follow the law and move over:’ Chesterfield fire truck rear-ended while on scene of crash

A Chesterfield fire truck was rear-ended by a vehicle while crews were responding to the scene of another crash.

Chesterfield woman continues annual tradition to keep community warm

Jenny Hook is the woman behind Operation Warmth, a local effort to keep people warm in during the winter months.

Body of local missing man found in rowboat along Swift Creek Reservoir

The family member reported that the man went out to row his boat between 9:30 and 10 a.m.

Thousands brave the VA cold to get best Thanksgiving shopping deals

The National Retail Federations says more than 164-million people plan to shop over the five-day Thanksgiving weekend as they hunt for the best deals of the season.

  Chesterfield woman qualifies for 2020 Olympic trials

She’s now training every day until 2020, with hopes of achieving her dreams of representing the country.

Heating lamp on back deck sparks Chesterfield fire that killed dog

There was “significant damage” to the house in the fire, which also killed a dog and displaced the family.

Digital Dialogue: Solving a medical mystery

AFM - or acute flaccid myelitis - is an illness that’s been in the news quite a bit this fall. The polio-like illness has caused dozens of children to get sick and even caused several deaths.

Police provide extra patrols during Thanksgiving

As you pack up to go away for the holidays, law enforcement agencies want to make sure your home stays untouched.

Prince George Police: Father to face charges after 5-year-old son dies in car wreck

Five-year-old Seth Krenicky, who was severely injured in an accident Sunday, has died.

Search continues for suspect who stole wallet from trunk at elementary school

Police say around 4 p.m. Oct. 20, the victim’s credit card was stolen and then used to make several purchases.

2 men picking up leaves hit by vehicle in Chesterfield

One of the men suffered life-threatening injuries in the crash in near Harbour Pointe Road and Bayport Landing Road around 2 p.m.

Chesterfield woman killed in crash on Jefferson Davis Highway

Chesterfield police said the woman was not wearing a seat belt.

‘We have to take care of our families:’ Chesterfield bus drivers' frustration continues

Chesterfield bus drivers say their frustration with the school system continues after a notice about overtime and working extra hours was sent to drivers Friday.

RVA cheer, dance teams rock Richmond Convention Center in east coast competition

Cheer and dance teams from across RVA rocked the Richmond Convention Center today, during the Eastern Cheer and Dance East Coast Open Nationals competition.

Police search for leads in deadly hit-and-run that killed mother of four

The driver(s) of a hit-and-run in Chesterfield that killed a mother of four is still on the loose and police need your help tracking the person down.

Man charged with brandishing firearm outside Chesterfield courthouse

Arthur Cleveland Byrd, 33, of Prince George, was charged with brandishing a firearm and concealed carry.

Chesterfield to receive federal funding for Hurricane Florence damage

There are now 32 localities eligible for finding. It will provide reimbursement for up to 75 percent of costs.

Chester Maaco shop catches fire, employees rush out just in time

All of the employees got out safe, but all of the smoke proved to be dangerous for at least one firefighter who was working to get it under control.

Fire breaks out at auto body shop in Chesterfield

Video of the fire shows flames coming through the roof of the building.

Richmond man arrested in attempted abduction at Zaxby’s

The alleged incident happened outside of Zaxby’s on Tim Price Way around 8:30 p.m.

State lawmakers unveil priorities ahead of General Assembly to step up school security

In just a couple of months, state lawmakers will head to the Capitol to pitch new laws to keep your children safe at school.

Son pleads guilty to killing dad with vehicle and ax

61-year-old Nicholas S. Altimari was found dead in the driveway.

Possible sexual assault at Matoaca High under investigation

A report was filed that a juvenile male may have sexually assaulted a juvenile female who was known to him.

Richmond police cruiser rear-ended in 3-vehicle crash

There were no injuries and one driver was charged.