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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...

Alexandria Sheriff’s Office makes changes to ICE agreement

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com  The Alexandria Sheriff’s Office now requires Immigration and Customs Enforcement to take custody of inmates at the Alexandria Detention Center...

One year later: Alexandria leaders, residents remember Simpson Stadium shooting

By Alexa Epitropoulos and Missy Schrott  Thursday marks the oneyear anniversary of the June 14, 2017 shooting at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park, when James T....

Don Simpson Sr. dies at 87

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Donald F. Simpson Sr., prominent city businessman and benefactor, died on May 14. He was 87. Simpson is known throughout the...

Serious crimes decrease in Alexandria

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Serious crime in Alexandria decreased 13 percent in 2017, the Alexandria Police Department announced May 24. The decrease was specifically in...

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...

City Democrats celebrate statewide wins

By Alexa Epitropoulos and Missy Schrott The mood was visibly  tense as a watch party organized by the Alexandria Democratic Committee began at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at...

City’s Crisis Intervention Team members honored at Tuesday luncheon

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com The Alexandria Crisis Intervention Team honored nine of its members at a luncheon on Tuesday. The team, developed in 2010 through...
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