Tag: Alexandria crime

Arrest made in cold case murder

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Metropolitan Police Department recently announced an arrest in the cold case murder of an Alexandria resident and two other...

Your Views: Vote for pragmatism over ideology

To the editor: A group of bold Alexandria children – including my two daughters – made me proud when they independently took center stage...

Hit and run on N. Patrick St.

Morning rush hour on South Patrick Street took a turn for the worst on Tuesday morning after three cars were involved in a hit-and-run...

Pandemic likely contributor to auto theft and vandalism spike, police chief...

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department released its annual crime report for incidents in 2020 on April 13, revealing a notable 19.14% increase...

Man stabbed in Old Town

A man was stabbed in Old Town during an attempted robbery on Monday, according to the Alexandria Police Department. The incident occurred after 11:30 a.m....

Suspect in West End murder indicted

Tavon Lanier, 20, of Alexandria, was indicted for five felonies, including the murder of Alexandria resident John Pope, 57, in the West End last...

City experiences 19% jump in crime

The Alexandria Police Department released its 2020 report of Part I crimes, which include homicide, rape, robbery and other crimes against people or personal...

Maryland man pleads guilty to murder of 20-year-old Alexandria resident

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] William Layton, 32, the Maryland man charged with the murder of 20-year-old Alexandria resident Diamond Moore in December 2018, pleaded...

Police investigate Tuesday evening robberies

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating two robberies that took place on Tuesday night, according to two city news releases. Police...

Man convicted for assault and hate crime against police officer

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A jury convicted Robert Vaughn, 34, an Alexandria-resident, for assault and battery of a law enforcement officer, assault and battery...