Tag: police chief

Outgoing APD chief Don Hayes reflects on 42 years

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] After nearly 43 years with the Alexandria Police Department, Police Chief Don Hayes is hanging up his hat Friday and...

Discord within APD: Employees speak out about the internal culture of...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] For years, there have been grumblings of conflict at the Alexandria Police Department. Some current and former employees allege that the...

Charles Samarra, former Alexandria police chief, dies at 74

By Louise Krafft Former Alexandria Police Chief Charles Edward Samarra died March 17 following complications from surgery. He was 74. Samarra, who served as chief from...