Tag: Alexandria crime

APD arrests abduction suspect

By Wafir Salih | [email protected]   On September 29, the Alexandria Police Department arrested Xavier Cooper in connection with an abduction and robbery that occurred on...

Delayed crime reporting draws ire

By Wafir Salih | [email protected]  The Alexandria Police Department is facing sharp criticism for its delay in alerting the community about an attempted abduction on...

Gun violence in Alexandria doubles: Annual APD report reveals need for...

By Amy Will | [email protected] Alexandria Police Department’s 2022 review, presented at Tuesday night’s legislative City Council meeting, revealed that gun violence cases doubled in...

Man shot on March 16

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] On March 18 at approximately 10:26 p.m., the Alexandria Police Department responded to a call for shots fired in the 400 block...

Man suffers gun shot wound

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] A 32-year-old male was the victim of an apparent gunshot wound to the upper body last Saturday. At approximately 10:26...

Juvenile arrested near ACHS

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] On March 9 at 3:23 p.m., officers from the Alexandria Police Department responded to an emergency call of an 18-year-old...

Homicide on South Reynolds Street

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] An unidentified man died after being shot on March 3 in the 200 block of South Reynolds Street, according to...

Our View: Change the verdict

Since the first issue of the Alexandria Times printed back in September 2005, a handful of crimes have particularly shocked city residents. The shootout at...

Shots fired near Bishop Ireton

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] According to a statement released by the head of Bishop Ireton, on Feb. 23 at approximately 8:45 p.m. the school...

Motorcycle crash investigation pending

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] Alexandria police are investigating a crash that occurred on Feb. 23 at approximately 7:51 a.m. according to a news release....