Tag: APD

ACPS ups security

By Liana Hardy | [email protected] Amid pressure from concerned parents, Alexandria City Public Schools officials have increased security at school campuses by adding new measures...

Suspect charged in double shooting

By Kassidy McDonald | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department announced Monday that Francis Rose, 27, has been charged with two counts of second-degree murder following...

Police investigate shots fired incident

By Liana Hardy | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a shots fired incident on the 300 block of S. Reynolds Street on Tuesday,...

Athletic field lights saga continues

By Liana Hardy | [email protected] Alexandria’s Parks and Recreation Commission endorsed a proposal to install lights at six athletic fields after a contentious public hearing...

Your Views: City’s priorities are wrong

To the editor: The recent announcement from the city, “Alexandria Police Department Makes Changes to Service,” cryptically titled to obscure the degradation of police...

APD arrests shooting suspect

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department made an arrest in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred on Monday, according to a...

Juvenile arrested for Christmas Eve hit and run against firefighters

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Police arrested and charged a 17-year-old Falls Church resident for an alleged hit and run incident against Alexandria firefighters that...

Man assaults people with hammer in West End

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A man who attacked several people with a hammer in a West End CVS Pharmacy on Tuesday night was arrested...

High school SROs put on leave amid investigation

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The two school resource officers at Alexandria City High School were put on leave on Dec. 16 after a “serious...

Man shot near Braddock Metro

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a shots fired incident that occurred near the Braddock Road Metro Station on Sunday...