Alexandria is the latest police department to announce that each patrol officer will carry the overdose-fighting drug naloxone.
A local prosecutor has asked the judge to revoke the conditional release of a man who was found not guilty by reason of insanity in 2013 the shooting of a Virginia police officer.
“We don’t know at this time if it’s because it was a bad batch, if it’s tainted or mixed with other drugs, or just extremely concentrated,” Alexandria Police Capt. Gregg Ladislaw said.
According to Alexandria police, officers were responding to reports of gunshots in the 1000 block of Vernon Street, just north of Old Town, when they came across a suspect with a gun. The suspect was shot and taken to a nearby hospital.
A tree uprooted and toppled onto a Metrobus in Alexandria, Virginia, Tuesday afternoon.
At a daylong event featuring face painting, balloons and a book giveaway, first responders handed out nearly 500 brand-new coats and jackets to families who need them in Alexandria. “We tell the kids if you look good, you feel good, and if you feel good, you’re going to go to school and you’re going to do good,” Fairfax County fire battalion chief Willie Bailey said.
A three-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car in Alexandria Saturday evening.
A 17-year-old suspect has been arrested in connection to a shooting that seriously injured three people in the Del Ray neighborhood Thursday afternoon.
A woman died Thursday after police say she was assaulted outside an Alexandria convenience store earlier this month.
Alexandria police are investigating a shooting on Eisenhower Avenue just inside the Capital Beltway that has left one person injured.
Alexandria police are investigating a fatal crash on South Van Dorn Street Saturday night.
The windows of several dozen vehicles were found smashed in Alexandria this weekend, and police say similar incidents have been reported in nearby Fairfax and Arlington counties.
Alexandria police say a pedestrian struck by car in October has died of his injuries.
Video shows a car avoiding rush hour traffic by driving a quarter-mile on a popular bike path.
A man has been arrested in connection with the death of 69-year-old Melaku Abraha, who died from injuries sustained during a robbery in Alexandria, Virginia.
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