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Man injured in Chesterfield shooting

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

  ‘We are angry ... we are outraged’: Chief says officer arrested on sex charges doesn’t represent department

6 workers escape harm when two-story house collapses

  4 cadets with disabilities graduate from Chesterfield ‘Growth Through Opportunity’ program

  Family celebrates ‘different abilities’ through custom bracelets, books

  2 men arrested in connection to shooting outside Chesterfield restaurant

Boy dead after multi-vehicle crash on Route 10

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Loaded gun found at Chesterfield high school

  Experts advise knowing signs of cardiac arrest and how to respond

14-year-old girl dies at Gold’s Gym in Chesterfield

Photos show man accused of stealing wallets in Chesterfield

All lanes back open on I-95 following fiery tractor trailer crash

  Abandoned dog left at Lidl in Chesterfield finds a new home

Chesterfield police make arrest in connection to ice cream shop burglary

Chesterfield police are searching for a man who they say stole items from an ice cream shop.

16-year-old charged with murder in Chesterfield shooting

Shyheim Brown, 20, was pronounced dead at the scene.

  ’I hope no one ever has to go through this:’ Wife remembers husband killed in tornado

It has been six months since an EF-2 tornado tore through Chesterfield County, killing Ronnie Bishop, who was working inside the Old Dominion Floor Company.

  Felony case dropped by Chesterfield amid white nationalist investigation

The officer has been accused of being involved with Identity Evropa, which has been designated as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Pedestrian fighting for life after being hit on Chesterfield road

ALDI to open new Chesterfield store

  Residents fed up with garbage dumped behind homes

Midlothian man missing after wife says he fell off a boat

Snake removed from Chesterfield home

  1 person fighting for life, 3 officers sent to hospital in motel fire

Missing man last seen in February found

Hidalgo Villatoro was reported missing by family members after the last time they had seen him was in February.

Tractor-trailer crash causes diesel spill on I-95 in Chesterfield

Virginia State Police were called around 4:42 p.m. on Saturday to the crash near exit 67.

Police: Man arrested for setting bathroom fire at former workplace

Police said a man was arrested for allegedly setting a fire in the bathroom at his former place of employment.

Chesterfield man killed in Indiana crash

A Chesterfield man was killed Thursday morning during a three-vehicle crash in Indiana.

  Residents plead for solution to wet spot where fatal crash occurred

A slippery and slick spot on Beulah Road is causing headaches for drivers.

Pennsylvania woman dies after being hit by car in Chesterfield

The incident occurred on Tuesday morning at approximately 7:10 a.m., in the 15900 block of Hampton Park Drive.

Police: California man found dead on shore of James River

Police responded to the 11500 block of Channel View Drive for a report of a body found at 3:20 p.m. Sunday

Electrical issues spark Chesterfield house fire

Chesterfield County firefighters were called to a house fire on Jimmy Winters Road just after 5 a.m. Thursday.

Woman crashes stolen Tesla on I-95 while on drugs

Casey M. Vaughan, 25, of Richmond, is facing multiple charges after an early morning crash along I-95 south.

Chesterfield police recruit follows in father’s footsteps

Recruit Kimenhour was only 5 years old when his father started the Chesterfield police academy.

Missing woman with special needs found safe

Police say Mya Craft had left her home near Pocahontas State Park.

  Chesterfield to break ground on new Matoaca Elementary School

The ceremony for the new Matoaca Elementary School will be the seventh groundbreaking in the past two years for the school system.

  Experts warns Chesterfield parents of e-cigarette dangers

The product comes in several flavors that experts say is meant to target teenagers, such as mango, green apple and cotton candy.

Chesterfield police searching for bank fraud suspect

The Chesterfield Police Department reminds the public that if an offer sounds too good to be true, it normally is.

Chesterfield Schools holding teen vaping discussion

The discussion will be Monday, March 11, from 7-8:30 p.m.

Chesterfield Fire and EMS hosting citizens academy

Each session will show you how the department works and what it means to be an “all-hazards organization.”

Chesterfield police searching for neighborhood car break-ins suspect

Police urge residents to not leave car doors unlocked, as entry was not forced to any of the vehicles.

  Firefighters battle blaze at vacant home

Chesterfield crews battled a blaze at a vacant house that started Saturday night.

  Chesterfield budget includes raise for teachers, no property tax increase

Proposed budget focuses much of money towards education, public safety, and infrastructure.

Richmond woman plays same Pick 4 numbers 30 times, banks $150K

Whatever it was that made her select 1-0-3-1 for the Feb. 11 drawing was her lucky charm.

Florida man who led VSP on chase in Maserati charged with forgery

Spike strips were deployed, causing the vehicle’s tires to go flat and bringing it to a stop.

Police: Icy road, lack of seat belt use a factor in deadly Chesterfield crash

The driver was ejected from his vehicle in a crash on Beulah Road on Wednesday morning.

State trooper vehicle struck in police chase on I-95

Officials say Henrico police attempted to pull a driver over when he pulled off from the scene.

Police: Man used stolen credit cards at Chesterfield businesses

The man used the stolen cards at two automotive businesses in January and February.

  Teen with special needs accused of theft that never occurred

A mother and her son left the grocery store feeling humiliated and degraded. She questions if her son was targeted because he had on headphones and a hoodie.

  Tech software Gaggle finds possible pornographic item on Chesterfield Schools device

Chesterfield County Public Schools has implemented Gaggle to keep students safe while they are using school issued Chromebooks which connect to Google Drives.

Chesterfield teen brings Lionel Richie to tears during American Idol audition

Shayy’s audition aired on Wednesday evening.

  Woman saved from scam by Kroger employees

Denise McKendry almost dropped a grand on Google Play cards to pay off money a scammer told her she owed to the IRS.

Pedestrian struck in Chesterfield parking lot

No information about how the incident occurred was available.

Man with possible face tattoos stole razors, police say

Police say the man stole electric razors Feb. 19 from a Target on Perimeter Drive.

2 adults, 3 children displaced in Chesterfield house fire

The fire, which started in the kitchen, took place in the 3900 block of Bridget Court.

  Chesterfield takes back 349 pounds of unused medication

Medication will be accepted from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Chesterfield police Community Services Building at 2730 Hicks Road.

  Chesterfield residents recall memories of September tornado

September 17, 2018, is a day many people in Chesterfield will never forget.

600 jobs coming to Chesterfield with call center expansion

The Results Companies is a business processing outsourcing service that employs 1,300 people in Virginia.

4 suspects wanted for credit card fraud

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

2 men in country illegally arrested in Chesterfield drug bust

Both are charged with intent to distribute methamphetamine, importation of controlled substances and conspiracy to violate the Drug Control Act of Virginia.

  Chesterfield Animal Services exchanges animals for frozen burritos

The event honored a Chesterfield officer who saved stray dog using a lasso and burrito.

  Partially blind Chesterfield teen to compete on ‘American Idol’

A Chesterfield girl has the opportunity of a lifetime as she's set to compete on the new season of American Idol.

  $10,000 reward offered to help find ‘Scream Bandit’

In each robbery the suspect was wearing a mask from the movie “Scary Movie."

  Nearby school construction closes Chesterfield park for at least a year

Harrowgate Park will be closed for at least a year during the construction of a new elementary school.

  Man arrested in home invasion that resulted in dog’s death

Chesterfield police are investigating after six men forced their way into an apartment and ended up killing the victim’s dog.

  Midlothian Turnpike reopens after vacant house fire

Heavy smoke was seen in a wooded area just west of the Walmart on Midlothian Turnpike late Thursday morning.

Diesel fuel spills onto Hull Street Road after multi-vehicle crash

Hull Street Road near the Swift Creek Reservoir reopened around 3 p.m. Thursday.

Chesterfield Walmart location to close

Walmart will be closing a Chesterfield location along Iron Bridge Road.

  Chesterfield NAACP president charged with embezzlement

A criminal complaint says L.J. McCoy has made illegal transactions for "at least the last two years."

Microchip helps to reunite Chesterfield family with dog after 2.5 years

Chesterfield Animal Services urged pet owners to invest in a microchip, saying they increase the chance of pets being returned.

‘Furr-ito’ special: Donate a burrito, adopt a dog

A Chesterfield County police officer's good deed has inspired an adoption special set for March 2.

Police investigating 2 three-vehicle crashes on Route 150 in Chesterfield

Both crashes remain under investigation.

Police search for woman who stole $1,000 worth of underwear

Police say the woman took 70 pairs of underwear from the Victoria’s Secret in Chesterfield Towne Center on Monday, Feb. 18.

Voters name Richmond zoo’s baby camel

Parent camels Walter and Mindy welcomed the baby girl.

No one injured when train struck vehicle in Chesterfield

Police said there are delays in all directions in the area of the intersection, but detours have been set up.

Police: Woman robs CVS using baseball bat

Police said they received a tip that the suspect had removed an article of clothing she was wearing in an attempt to alter her appearance.

Man pleas to reduced charge in 2017 shooting death

A man has been arrested in connection with the death of a 23-year-old in Henrico's East End.

Puppy abandoned at Chesterfield grocery store

Chesterfield Animal Services says the puppy is in good health, but it not yet available for adoption.

2 men sentenced in string of armed robberies

Anthony Wilson, 19, of Chester, was sentenced to 27 years in prison for four armed robberies, and Devin Van Gundy, 24, of Petersburg, was sentenced to 15 years in prison Feb. 5, 2019, for an armed robbery in Carytown.

  ‘Basic’ program aims to help children get ‘ready for life’

Simple changes to the way you interact with babies and toddlers could make all the difference in life.

Chesterfield man caught with gun in DC airport

Wednesday’s incident marks the fourth gun caught by TSA officers in the past seven days.

  Family thanks pair for helping son with autism overcome new challenges

A 7-year-old boy with autism doesn't like trying new things, but thanks to a bus driver and his aide, he's all smiles when it comes to riding the bus.