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

ISIS guards charged in American hostage murders detained in Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Alexanda Amon Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh, two former members of terrorist organization ISIS involved in the murder of four...

Suspect released on bond days before West End homicide

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Tavon Marquis Lanier, the suspect arrested for the Sept. 30 homicide of West End resident John Pope, was released on...

Alexandria police arrest homicide suspect

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria Police Department arrested Tavon Marquis Lanier, 19, of Alexandria, on Sunday as a suspect in the Sept. 30...

Man dies after crash on North Washington Street

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on North Washington Street and left one resident dead...

Series of crimes occur over the weekend

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmellokleim@alextimes.com The Alexandria Police Department responded to a spate of crimes over the weekend, including multiple reports of shots fired, a...

Bond hearing transcript reveals details about Karla Dominguez homicide case

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Warning: This article contains graphic details related to a sexual assault. The homicide case of Karla Dominguez has left many disappointed...