Tag: alexandria police department

Veterans Day events and city services

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] The City of Alexandria and Friends of Rocky Versace will host the 18th Annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Nov. 11...

The history of Halloween on South Lee Street

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] If you ask any Alexandria resident where the best trick-or-treating in the city is, most will have the same answer:...

Police investigate second homicide of 2019

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a homicide that took place the night of Oct. 9, according to a news...

Alexandria man convicted in murder of girlfriend

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] On Monday, a jury convicted Daniel Kankam, 44, an Alexandria business owner, of killing his girlfriend, according to a news...

City council discusses transportation priorities, Planning & Zoning staff at legislative...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] With the first public hearing of the fall in the rearview mirror, city council is back to discussing city business...

Fallen soldier honored in Alexandria

By staff On the morning of Sept. 10, Jose Juan Gonzalez, a U.S. Army Special Forces sergeant killed in action in Afghanistan on Aug. 21,...

Suspect injured in officer-involved shooting

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] A suspect was injured in an officer-involved shooting early this morning, according to a news release. The Alexandria Police Department was...

Police department warns residents of phone scam

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is warning residents to be aware of a phone scam asking people to provide a charitable...

Maryland man dies in Eisenhower Avenue crash

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected]  A Maryland man died Wednesday night after crashing into a tree on the 5600 block of Eisenhower Avenue, according to...

Serious crimes decrease for fifth consecutive year

By Missy Schrott | [email protected]  Serious crime in Alexandria decreased 1.7 percent in 2018, marking the fifth year in a row that offenses have gone...