Coverage of crime, the Alexandria Police Department and the city courthouse.

Updated: APD officer arrested for unjustified use of force

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com  Alexandria police officer Jonathan Griffin was arrested and charged with assault and battery on Tuesday for unjustified use of force,...

Updated: Main Line Boulevard shooting suspect taken into custody

June 10 report: A 32-year-old woman was arrested and taken into custody early Saturday morning after barricading herself in her Potomac Yard apartment and firing...

T.C. Williams student assaulted while walking home

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com A T.C. Williams student was assaulted by two strangers while walking home from a friend's house around 10 p.m. last...

Alexandria woman arrested in Hawaii for quarantine violation

By Luke Anderson | landerson@alextimes.com An Alexandria woman was arrested in Hawaii on April 10 for disobeying the state’s quarantine orders, according to a news...

The story behind Mohamed Aly’s arrest at T.C. Williams

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Three weeks ago, the news that Mohamed Aly, an 18-year-old T.C. Williams High School student, had been arrested and charged...

T.C. Williams student arrested, charged for double homicide

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Virginia State Police arrested a T.C. Williams High School student on Thursday for a double homicide that took place in...