Tag: michael brown

Updated: APD officer arrested for unjustified use of force

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com  Alexandria police officer Jonathan Griffin was arrested and charged with assault and battery on Tuesday for unjustified use of force,...

Your Views: Let’s share instances of police interaction

To the editor: I write today with the murder of George Floyd and the resulting civil unrest on my mind. ACT for Alexandria recently held...

Council plans community police review board

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com A new chapter in the civil rights movement has emerged across the nation in the wake of the death of...

City responds to Seminary Road inquires

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Following months of community turmoil over the narrowing of Seminary Road, city staff went before council Tuesday evening to provide...

City council discusses transportation priorities, Planning & Zoning staff at legislative...

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com With the first public hearing of the fall in the rearview mirror, city council is back to discussing city business...

Serious crimes decrease for fifth consecutive year

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com  Serious crime in Alexandria decreased 1.7 percent in 2018, marking the fifth year in a row that offenses have gone...

Center for Alexandria’s Children honors team of ‘superheroes’

The Center for Alexandria’s Children honored its superheroes – a specialized multi-disciplinary team of first responders who work on the front lines of child abuse...

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....

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...

Video: Kevin Bacon joins Alexandria Police Chief Michael Brown for performance...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q3llVBCmqaE Alexandria Police Chief Michael Brown was joined by a special guest when he got on the stage at "Karaoke with Cops" on Saturday. The event,...