Crime

Man arrested for murder in Hopewell

Police identify man shot, killed in Henrico

Prosecutor: Dentist had 150 pills, 2 guns in car after crash

Virginia patient charged with killing nursing home roommate

Police continue to search for suspects after man dies from injuries in Chesterfield home invasion

Police need help finding man accused of robbing two Chesterfield stores

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Police investigating homicide after 19-year-old found dead

Police searching for suspect in Chesterfield bank robbery

  3 alleged extremist group members arrested ahead of Richmond gun rally

Woman caught on camera using stolen credit cards in 2 locations

Suspect in Chesterfield bank robbery arrested

Officer’s ear bitten by woman trying to escape police custody

  Henrico man indicted for first-degree murder for killing stepson

Police say Herbert L. Washington shot his stepson during an altercation.

Richmond man arrested after heroin and $170k in cash seized in drug investigation

The Caroline County Sheriff’s Office arrested five people Thursday after a year-long narcotics investigation.

Police: Mother charged after baby died with drugs in system

The baby died in June.

Deputies make arrest in hit-and-run crash that killed 44-year-old man

Emergency crews responded and confirmed he was dead.

Police identify man killed in Gilpin Court shooting New Year’s Day

Judge declares mistrial in Dinwiddie cheerleader’s murder

Police: Henrico home shot early Thursday morning

  Police investigating after multiple shots fired into Chesterfield home

  Hopewell neighbors offer solutions to curb recent uptick in crime

Two inmates indicted for fight that left another inmate in a coma

Police make 3rd arrest in man’s shooting death at Henrico apartment complex

Police have made a third arrest in a shooting that killed one man at an apartment complex in Henrico.

Richmond high school basketball coach accused of touching, making sexual comments to student

A Richmond high school basketball coach is under investigation after being charged with sexual battery.

13 charged as result of prostitution bust in Va.

Thirteen people have been charged as the result of a prostitution operation in Williamsburg.

Babysitter sentenced to jail for injuries to infant

The baby went to a hospital for treatment and made a full recovery.

29-year-old man injured in Richmond shooting

The shooting happened early Wednesday morning on Arnold Avenue.

Four arrests made in Petersburg shooting

Four arrests have been made in connection to a shooting in Petersburg.

Trio arrested in string of December robberies in Hopewell

Hopewell police arrested three men in connection to robbing a Family Dollar and another location in Hopewell in December.

Police searching for clues in death of woman found burned in Chesterfield

The death has since been ruled a homicide.

Two men charged in Chesterfield shooting, police pursuit

Two men have been charged in a shooting and police pursuit in Chesterfield County.

  Driver in high-speed chase charged with murder after crash kills man

Dorell Taylor Jr. was originally charged in Chesterfield County following a bank robbery which led to a high-speed police chase. The chase ended when the car crashed ejecting a second suspect from the vehicle. He died on scene.

Deputies: Man pulls knife on Taco Bell employees after getting upset over food, prices

He is being held at Rappahannock Regional Jail without bond.

Chesterfield police searching for credit card fraud suspect

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeSolvers at 804-748-0660.

Virginia teen charged in ‘swatting’ ring linked to neo-Nazis

The U.S. Justice Department has charged a former Virginia college student with calling in fake emergencies to prompt law enforcement response, in coordination with a group the FBI labelled as sympathetic to neo-Nazi ideology.

Mueller probe witness pleads guilty on child sex charges

Lebanese-American businessman George Nader entered a plea deal Monday in federal court in Alexandria.

Victim transported to hospital after being shot, police investigating

A victim has been transported to the hospital after being shot.

Petersburg police searching for suspects involved in armed robbery

Petersburg police are searching for suspects involved in armed robbery at Petersburg Lucky Spot.

  Person of interest identified in false active shooter report at Moody Middle

Henrico police responded to the report of an “active shooter” after receiving a call via text to 911.

  Medical Examiner: Chesterfield woman died of ‘starvation and dehydration’; Death ruled homicide

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

Police searching for three juveniles who vandalized school

Police are searching for three juveniles who vandalized Enon Elementary School in Chesterfield County.

Police identify student who wrote message on restroom wall at Chesterfield middle school

Chesterfield police are investigating after a message that was found written on the restroom wall at Robious Middle School.

1 injured in South Richmond shooting

Richmond police are searching for the man who shot someone in the arm.

Two men killed in Petersburg double shooting

Petersburg Police are investigating a double shooting in the 600 block of Commerce Road.

Medical cannabis facilities set to open in the Commonwealth by mid-summer

There will be five processor plants each located in a health service area of the Commonwealth. Aaron Lopez is the public affairs director for the facility located in northern Virginia.

Virginia State Police search for man wanted in deadly hit-and-run crash

Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred Saturday morning.

Henrico investigation leads to Texas man arrested soliciting a minor

A Texas man has been charged for soliciting a minor for sex after a police investigation.

Chesterfield police trying to identify man accused of stealing leaf blower

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

Sister of pedestrian allegedly hit by surgeon urges people not to drink and drive

A Christiansburg man remains in critical condition after he was allegedly hit by Stuart Goldstein, 56, a LewisGale surgeon charged with DUI.

Conditional released approved for man accused of stealing armored vehicle

A judge has approved the conditional release of the man accused of stealing an armored vehicle.

  ‘Scream Bandit’ believed to have struck again, FBI continues to offer $10,000 reward

The armed robber who wears a “Scream” mask is believed to have struck again in the Richmond area.

Police make 2nd arrest in man’s death at Henrico apartment complex

A shooting in Henrico leaves one man dead from a gunshot wound.

Police: Man shot while inside car in Richmond

A 19-year-old man was found in the 2000 block of Williamsburg Road with an apparent gunshot wound.

  Richmond woman wants Brookland Park porch pirate off the streets

Brenda Kliesen bought a doorbell camera a year ago after she had a brand new carpet stolen from her front porch while she was at work in the Brooklyn Park area of Richmond.

  Virginia family reacts to arrests made in the shooting that killed 8-year-old boy

There’s a major victory for a King William family who has waited nearly a year for an arrest in the death of their 8 year old loved one.

Virginia man arrested on child pornography charges

A Pulaski County man has been arrested on 40 felony charges of possession and distribution of child pornography.

One dead after shooting in Hopewell

Officers and EMS located Jimmy Darrelle Beverly, 49, of Hopewell inside a residence located on the 100 block of Brooklawn Avenue with life-threatening injuries.

  Woman sentenced to 2 years in prison after setting fire to Petersburg home with baby inside

A woman will serve two years in prison after Petersburg police say she set a home on fire while a baby was inside.

2 charged with murder in shooting death of 8-year-old boy

Virginia State Police have arrested and charged two people with murder in the shooting death of an 8-year-old boy in King William County.

White nationalist released, but may face criminal contempt

Elliott Kline was jailed Monday after U.S. District Judge Norman Moon found he had repeatedly failed to turn over records requested by plaintiffs in the lawsuit against him and other participants in the rally.

  Police searching for suspect who stole laptop from pawn shop

Anyone with information is asked to call police at Second Precinct Detective J. Thondique at (804) 646-8170 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

White nationalist politician who spoke at deadly Charlottesville rally extradited to SC to face kidnapping, gun charges

A white nationalist who ran for the U.S. Senate in Florida and was a featured speaker during the 2017 "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, was arrested on charges of kidnapping, domestic violence and possession of a firearm during a crime of violence.

Woman charged in newborn’s death 17 years after body found

A woman in Virginia has been charged in the death of a newborn baby 17 years after his body was found.

Harrisonburg man arrested for allegedly stabbing someone 17 times

The Harrisonburg Police Department has arrested a suspect in connection to a stabbing that left one person wounded late Tuesday night.

Man accused of soliciting explicit videos from Virginia girl

He was arrested last month and brought to Virginia on Friday.

Woman charged in newborn’s death 17 years after body found

Police also sought a search warrant to collect a DNA sample from Chrisman.

Death investigation underway in area of Huguenot Bridge

Police said drivers may notice an increased police and fire crew presence in the area of Huguenot Bridge.

Police arrest man wanted in Chesterfield for violating protective order

Chesterfield police are searching for a man wanted for violating a protective order.

Police arrest man suspected of shooting 2 McDonald’s employees in Va.

No information has been released on the victims' conditions.

Police investigating church vandalisms in Fredricksburg

Police are investigating two church vandalisms.

Police seek to ID suspect who stole battery, charger from store

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 804-748-0660.

Feds to seek death penalty in Virginia gang killings

Federal prosecutors will pursue a death sentence against a northern Virginia gang leader accused of killing two teenagers.

Sheriff’s office: Resident holds escaped inmate in vehicle until deputies arrive

The Nottoway County reported the code red to the public via phone call.

Police: 21-year-old wanted for injuring man in Henrico shooting turns himself in

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 804-501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

Police searching for woman accused of stabbing man in Richmond

Richmond police are searching for a woman accused of stabbing a man.

Man shot, transported to VCU with non-life threatening injuries

A man has been shot and transported to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Unique sex-abuse suit filed against Boy Scouts in US capital

A potentially ground-breaking lawsuit is being filed in federal court in Washington, D.C., against the Boy Scouts of America.

Man arrested, charged with posing as police officer in Lynchburg

A man wanted in Lynchburg for pretending to be a police officer has been arrested.

Man accused of shooting officer out of hospital, charged

The officer has been treated and released from a hospital.

Police: Man dies days after being shot on interstate

A shooting on an interstate in Virginia has left one man dead and another man wounded.