Crime

Bring them home: A Digital Dialogue about missing people in Central Virginia

Among the topics will be how to file a missing persons report and a look at the different laws in place to make sure the community knows when someone is missing.

Woman charged with involuntary manslaughter in fatal crash on 288

Richmond Police Chief Durham to retire; Search begins for new RPD leader

Man charged with firing gunshot during argument

Student found with airsoft gun on school bus; experts urge parents to be vigilant

Ashland man believes stranger killed his dog

Arrest made in church vandalism where Bibles were ripped apart

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Chesterfield police looking for Mapco armed robbery suspect

Former Virginia city employee charged with embezzlement

Richmond police discover shooting evidence

Traffic stop in southwestern Iowa turns up marijuana

Shots fired into Chesterfield home

Petersburg police make arrest after man found shot on apartment porch

3 men arrested, charged in Randolph neighborhood killing

The Richmond Police Department responded to the scene on Lakeview Avenue around 12:30 p.m. Monday.

Police searching for 2 suspects in Richmond murder

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

Sources: Woman found dead in southside alley stabbed

An investigation into the woman’s death is under way.

Police searching for driver who fled, crashed

Police attempted to pull over the driver at 9:44 p.m. for driving recklessly in the 1900 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike.

  Police search for church vandal, faith leaders discuss safety

Man arrested after allegedly trying to take over school bus, drive off with 41 kids

Richmond woman convicted in boyfriend’s shooting death

Missing 9-year-old Virginia boy with autism found safe

Police seek cigarette thieves

Richmond FBI doubles reward to help solve 2015 murder

Man arrested for DUI after fleeing deputies, crashing into sign

A man was arrested for driving under the influence in Stafford County after fleeing deputies and crashing into a traffic sign.

Police conduct death investigation in Henrico

Police say there is no threat to public safety and no foul play is suspected.

Credit card skimmer found at Amelia gas station

The sheriff’s office said the device was removed, but that it appears there are numerous victims who used the machine.

4 suspects wanted in theft at Chesterfield Towne Center

Three female suspects entered the store appeared to fill a shopping bag while a male suspect acted as a lookout.

Uber driver gets arrested, leaving rider stranded

A Hanover County man got a weekend Uber ride unlike any he’s ever seen before.

Mother claims daughter was assaulted by 3 boys during recess

A Petersburg mother claims her 7-year-old daughter was assaulted by three boys during recess Friday at an elementary school.

Gun engraved with Statue of Liberty found at Norfolk airport

This is the 18th firearm to be discovered at the airport this year, outpacing the 10 firearms discovered in 2017.

3 arrested, accused of pretending to collect money for 6-year-old with cancer

The suspects allegedly downloaded a picture of the girl from a local news website and went door-to-door asking for money.

Petersburg police searching for driver who hit 8-year-old

Anyone with information can call Petersburg police.

Uber driver reacts to arrest of man accused of robbing him

Bradley Johnson says he had faith in the system to put the right person behind bars. Yet, Friday’s arrest doesn’t erase the pain he’s still feeling.

Police respond to deadly shooting in South Richmond

Richmond police have identified the victim as 22-year-old Brandon Law.

Hanover deputies seek larceny suspect

The victim said fraudulent charges, totaling more over $300, had been made on their card on July 21.

Man arrested after Uber driver attacked during dance party in the streets

In the incident, a man was hit so hard, he was knocked to the ground and taken by ambulance to the hospital.

Rolex stolen when man slips it on his wrist, runs out of store

The suspect is described as a black man between 30 and 40 years old, between 6-foot-2 and 6-foot-5 and may have had a faded tattoo on the back of his neck.

Richmond man pleads guilty after he displayed gun in live video on Facebook

Richmond police saw the video of Timothy Cureton, 29, posted Jan. 25 in which he displayed a brown handgun with an extended magazine.

Bridge named for trooper-pilot killed during Unite the Right rally

Trooper-Pilot Berke Bates was killed Aug. 12, 2017, when the helicopter he was in crashed in Ambemarle County. The helicopter had been dispatched due to the Unity the Right rally in Charlottesville.

Man suffers life-threatening injuries after shooting in Southside

At 11:43 p.m., Richmond police responded to reports of a shooting at Snead Road and Clearfield Street.

Suspected scammer confronted after Chesterfield company noticed fake ad on CraigsList

NBC12 is awaiting a response from CragisList about this.

Juvenile suffering life-threatening injuries in Petersburg shooting

Petersburg Bureau of Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the area of Greenwood Drive and Beauregard.

Man fighting for life following Northside shooting

Richmond police responded to reports of shots being fired in the area of North Avenue and Dove Street at 6:48 p.m.

Man shot trying to break into home to meet teen faces child porn charge

The Goochland Sheriff’s Office said earlier this year that Troy George Skinner tried to break into a home on Steeplechase Parkway where a mom and her two teenage daughters live.

16-year-old arrested in connection with Hanover armed robbery

The suspect was described as a black male wearing a black ski mask, black leather jacket and black pants driving a dark colored older model Ford Explorer.

Man killed in shooting at Ashland apartment complex

Police said there is no threat to residents and the shooting is under investigation.

Man injured in Hopewell shooting

Residents in the area of East Broadway and Wilson Street said they heard three or four gunshots and a friend standing near the doorway was wounded.

Richmond bar under investigation after on-camera assault

A neighbor said ABC agents were speaking with residents Wednesday, going door to door.

Shots fired into air at party near VCU campus

No one was injured and there was no property damage.

‘It is disturbing to say the least:’ Uber driver attacked when dance party in the street turns violent

What started as people dancing in the street at the corner of Allison and Grace, turned into a fight caught on camera early Sunday morning.

Man gets life in prison in murder of woman found dead at end of driveway

Another man charged in the 2015 death of a woman found dead in a car in Spotsylvania has been found guilty of first-degree murder, conspiring to commit murder and a gun charge.

'Respect Richmond’ social media campaign successful in curbing retaliatory violence

The campaign, which first launched in September 2017, uses “innovative anti-violence and anti-retaliation marketing and advertising strategies focused on priority neighborhoods."

Former Petersburg treasurer charged with embezzlement in Georgia

The former treasurer for Petersburg has been charged with embezzlement in Georgia.

Man hides on roof of Five Guys after crashing into 10 vehicles in parking lot

Deputies were called out just before 10 a.m. on Monday to the report of multiple vehicle accidents.

Man fighting for life following shooting near Hillside Court

The male has been transported to VCU Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

Local Jewish community speaks out after violence in Pittsburgh

Reactions are pouring in from all over the country after a gunman opened fire at a synagogue in Pittsburgh.

Man fighting for life following shooting in Richmond

Today, Richmond police responded to reports of a person shot at the intersection of Harwood Street and Minefee Street at approximately 2:53 p.m

No one injured after shots fired into home, parked car

Police were called to the 6500 block of Creekrun Drive around 11:45 p.m. on Friday.

Campbell County suspect in custody for firearm on school property

Warrants have been obtained for Jewell for possession of a firearm on school property and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Woman says son fought in jail with Charlottesville suspect

Lucinda Carter told The Associated Press on Friday that her son, Timothy Brown, called her from jail in Charlottesville and told her he got in a fight with James Fields.

Woman suffers life-threatening wounds in shooting

Richmond police responded to the 1300 block of Drewry Street and transported a woman suffering from a gunshot wound to the hospital.

Highway worker struck in hit-and-run by ‘dark colored sedan’

The injured man was transported to the hospital with multiple injuries.

Police investigating Wendy’s armed robbery

Police say a man entered the restaurant, displayed a firearm and demanded an employee take him to register.

Woman heads to jail after emebezzling over $100K from local business

Today, Louisa County Commonwealth’s Attorney Rusty McGuire announced that Karen D. Miller, 48, has been found guilty of four felony counts of obtaining money by false pretenses.

Police: 11-year-old threatens classmate with knife

Police say the girl threatened another girl at Salem Church Middle School.

Attempted robbery suspect set to return to Central Virginia

Chesterfield police are seeking 30-year-old Jose G. Bobadilla-Portillo for his connection to a 2015 attempted robbery.

Man accused of vandalism, firing shots at Chesterfield residence arrested

The 29-year-old man from Chesterfield was wanted on charges in two separate incidents.

Police officer of 20 years charged after shooting, barricade situation

Lt. Richard Frederick Drab, Jr., 50, surrendered to authorities after James City County officers responded to the incident on Noland Boulevard in Liberty Crossing.

Inmate serving life term for murder stabs corrections officer

The officer sustained two wounds to his face and the back of his head that were considered non-life-threatening.

Suspected robber caught after hours-long manhunt

Sources say Henrico police are searching for a suspected robber stemming from a crime in Charles City.

Man suffers non-life-threatening injury in overnight shooting

Richmond police responded to an overnight shooting Thursday in the vicinity of Stockton Street and 33rd Street in south Richmond.

Attorney General creates Virginia Clergy Abuse Hotline

Attorney General Mark Herring is hoping victims of sexual child abuse will come forward and help bring their offenders to justice.

Man charged in hot car death of son

Aditya Gondesi, 39, of Glen Allen, has been charged with a misdemeanor and released in relation to his son’s death from hyperthermia.

Richmond police investigating after man shot, woman grazed by bullet

Richmond police are investigating after a man was shot.

Henrico man arrested for sex crimes with family members

John H. Robinson, of Henrico, has been charged with two counts of indecent liberties by a custodian.

Man charged in Richmond abduction

Sean Bolden, 45, of Richmond, has been charged with abduction.

They tried their best: Puppies given to RPD didn’t qualify as K-9 officers; adopted out instead

The Belgian Malinois puppies were given to RPD by Richmond Animal Care and Control in June following a raid on a boarding facility.

Henrico man charged in armed robbery incident

Fletcher R. Boyd, Jr., 21, of Henrico, has been charged with burglary with intent to commit robbery and use of firearm in commission of a felony.

Body found hanging at Pemberton Elementary School

Police said foul play is not suspected in the man’s death and the incident is under investigation.

Husband leads police to wife’s remains in exchange for Xbox, other privileges

Pressure from family members, including the couple’s two daughters, encouraged the husband to confess, police say.

Police investigate shooting at Petersburg hotel

Police were called to the 900 block of Windfield Road Tuesday evening.