Tag: alexandria sheriff’s office

Your Views: Silence makes us complicit with ICE actions

To the editor: ICE threatens massive raids targeting families. Alexandria immigrant communities live in fear even when massive raids haven’t happened yet. The rhetoric of...

Letter to the Editor: Concerns about sheriff’s continued cooperation with ICE

To the editor: We continue to question the practice of holding detainees in the Alexandria jail beyond their legal custody period in order to transfer...

Council considers ICE policies at legislative meeting

Alexandria Sheriff Dana Lawhorne made a presentation about city and regional U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement policies during the March 20 city council legislative...

Public safety officials say pay is falling short

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Members of Alexandria’s police and fire departments filled council chambers to the brim during a three-hour public hearing Monday afternoon, with...

Alexandria Sheriff’s Office swears in eight recruit deputies

The Alexandria Sheriff's Office swore in eight deputies at a ceremony on Monday. Clerk of the Circuit Court Edward Semonian administrated oaths of office to...

Alexandria Sheriff’s Office swears in seven recruits

The Alexandria Sheriff's Office added seven recruits to its ranks in a ceremony earlier this week. Clerk of the Circuit Court Edward Semonian administered the...

City’s Crisis Intervention Team members honored at Tuesday luncheon

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] The Alexandria Crisis Intervention Team honored nine of its members at a luncheon on Tuesday. The team, developed in 2010 through...

As FBI investigates, site of Alexandria shooting remains blocked off

As the FBI continue to investigate the scene of the Wednesday morning shooting that injured five people, including Rep. Steve Scalise, the house majority...