Tag: gun violence

Incumbent Adam Ebbin aims to help Democrats retain control of VA...

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected]  Adam Ebbin, Democratic incumbent running for reelection in the District 39 Virginia Senate seat, said he hopes to maintain the...

Fugitive shot at Potomac Yard

  By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department responded to “a federal law enforcement officer-involved shooting” at Potomac Yard Shopping Center on Tuesday, according...

Juveniles injured in double shooting

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] Two teenage victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries following a double shooting on May 31. At approximately 8:20 p.m., the Alexandria Police...

Our View: Houston, we have a problem

Today’s briefing pages in the Times read like a crime report from Los Angeles or Chicago, not historic Alexandria. Residents from all over the...

Gun violence in Alexandria doubles: Annual APD report reveals need for...

By Amy Will | [email protected] Alexandria Police Department’s 2022 review, presented at Tuesday night’s legislative City Council meeting, revealed that gun violence cases doubled in...

Man shot on March 16

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] On March 18 at approximately 10:26 p.m., the Alexandria Police Department responded to a call for shots fired in the 400 block...

Arrest made in recent shooting

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department, with the assistance of the Arlington County Police Department, have taken a suspect into custody in relation to a...

Man accused of killing brother pleads guilty

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] On Feb. 9, Enoc Cruz Villafuerte, 23, pleaded guilty to a two-count indictment alleging murder in the second degree and shooting in...

Joint meeting addresses school safety, council approves SLEP member

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] City Council and the Alexandria School Board held a joint meeting on Monday, in which they discussed ways to bolster...

Your Views: On gun violence

To the editor: In 2020, Alexandria became the first jurisdiction in the Commonwealth of Virginia to act under authority granted by the General Assembly...