Police say the two women were shot to death at a 7-Eleven in Portsmouth late Saturday night. The man was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound in a car parked nearby.
Portsmouth, Virginia, will pay more than $300,000 to settle two defamation lawsuits filed by city’s fired auditor over comments from council members about his job performance.
A Virginia prosecutor says most misdemeanor marijuana possession charges are going to be dismissed.
Residents of Portsmouth, Virginia, are asking what exactly led to the resignation of the city’s former police chief, who says racist and sexist attitudes forced her departure.
The first black woman to lead a city police department in Virginia says she was forced out, accusing a small group of officers of “bias and acts of systemic racism, discriminatory practices and abuse of authority.”
The report released Wednesday said inmates with serious mental illness are kept in cells for the “vast majority” of each day.
A Portsmouth woman who police say drove the wrong direction on a highway and fatally struck another motorist has turned herself in.
Portsmouth Officer Jeremy Durocher was indicted on two felonies on Thursday: aggravated malicious wounding and a related firearms charge.
Officials say a 60-year-old inmate at the Hampton Roads Regional Jail has died after being found unresponsive in his cell.
A Virginia city councilman found guilty by a jury of three counts of felony forgery for falsifying a contractor’s signature on financial documents has had his conviction upheld.
A former federal agent is facing jail time in Virginia after failing to inspect international cargo ships for invasive species and diseases and lying about it.
Two Virginia children reported missing have been found safe and unharmed.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A 31-year-old Portsmouth man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for distributing heroin and crack cocaine. Antwan Black was sentenced in federal court Tuesday. He was given an additional…
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — A port terminal in Portsmouth says it is being sold to a partnership. APM Terminals says terms of the sale to U.S. infrastructure investment firm Alinda Capital Partners LLC and England-based…
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Portsmouth has created a museum of local black history in a building that once was a Jim Crow era-library. Under a memorandum of agreement, the city will fund the Portsmouth Community…
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