Tag: Alexandria sheriff

APD looks to expand successful license plate reader program

By Rachel Royster Since March, the Alexandria Police Department has recovered 22 stolen vehicles, issued 37 arrests or warrants, located two missing persons and recovered...

Week of Nov. 9, 2023

 A commercial robbery took place on November 2 in the early morning at 30 South Reynolds St., according to a press release from the...

Week of Nov. 2, 2023

 A 15-year-old boy was shot Saturday at 11:47 p.m. at the 300 block of South Whiting Street and later died, according to the Alexandria...

Just own it

The worst thing about a mistake is not usually the error itself, as everyone and every organization occasionally gets things wrong. What’s unacceptable is...

15-year-old injured, hospitalized in hit-and-run

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] A 15-year-old male was injured Wednesday afternoon in a hit-and-run involving a Penske truck at the corner of Montgomery and...

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...

Your Views: Make choices that better the world

To the editor: Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. famously said: “A riot is the language of the unheard.” I want to expand upon this quote...

Sheriff Dana Lawhorne to receive Lifetime Valor Award

The Chamber of Commerce will honor Sheriff Dana Lawhorne with a Lifetime Valor Award at the 2021 Valor Awards, on June 22 according to...

Sheriff Lawhorne to retire at end of 2021

By Allison Hageman | [email protected] Alexandria Sheriff Dana Lawhorne announced on Monday that he is retiring after 43 years in law enforcement when his term...