Tag: APD

Update: Loaded gun accidentally brought to Lyles-Crouch by student

By Ryan Hopper An elementary school student accidentally brought a relative’s loaded Ruger 9 mm handgun to Lyles-Crouch Traditional Academy on Friday, according to a...

Loaded handgun found in elementary student’s backpack

By Ryan Hopper An elementary school student brought a relative’s loaded Ruger 9mm handgun to school on Friday, according to a Saturday press release by...

Crime Roundup: Week of Feb. 22, 2024

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a sexual assault that occurred early in the morning Wednesday according to a press...

A look back at 2023

What a year this was!  When the much-delayed Potomac Yard Metro station opened amid fanfare in May, little did the public know what was hurtling...

Crime Roundup: Week of Dec. 7, 2023

 By Laura Van Pate | [email protected] A robbery took place on Sunday at around 7:20 p.m. in a tobacco mini-mart at the 100 block of...

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...

Crime Roundup: Week of Nov. 30, 2023

By Laura Van Pate | [email protected] An adult female was found dead in a vehicle at a gas station at the 4300 block of King...

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...

APD vehicle display sparks investigation

An Alexandria Police Department vehicle displayed a cartoon pig head, domino mask and a shirt saying, “I can’t breathe,” Saturday, according to the ALX...