Tag: alexandria police department

Our View: Consensus around body cameras

Body cameras are coming to a police officer near you, pending final approval in the fiscal year 2023 budget that’s slated for adoption next...

Police investigate sudden death in Arlandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] On Wednesday morning, Alexandria police reported a sudden death in the 3900 block of Mount Vernon Avenue in Arlandria, according...

Minnie Howard assault statement criticized

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The City of Alexandria rushed to issue a statement on March 18 hours after an article critical of the city’s handling...

Bomb threat at Northern Virginia Community College

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Northern Virginia Community College canceled classes at its Alexandria campus on Tuesday due to a reported bomb threat. The Alexandria...

APD investigates first homicide of the year

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating the first homicide of the year, which took place on Wednesday in the West End,...

City expands gun and medication lock box distribution

As part of a statewide suicide prevention campaign, the city is making free gun locks and medication locking devices more broadly available through two...

Duke Street crash raises street racing concerns

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] A car crash in the 3200 block of Duke Street left one person dead and two others badly injured late on...

Police arrest shots fired suspect

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department made an arrest on Tuesday in connection with a shots fired incident that occurred on South...

Duke Street crash leaves one dead

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A crash involving five vehicles in the 3200 block of Duke Street left one person dead and multiple injured on...

Your Views: Private scheming was anti-police

To the editor: In our Dec. 9, 2021, letter “Public debate, private scheming,” we noted that a Freedom of Information Act request had revealed that...