Crime


Supporters of President Donald Trump climb the west wall of the the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
Rashid: Compassion Matters, But So Does Justice

STAFFORD-In January 2017, my then 8-year-old asked if the Muslim ban meant we had to leave?

Case Goes To Court
Virginia Man, Two Other Militia Members Charged With Plotting Capitol Breach

WASHINGTON D.C.-Federal authorities presented new details on Tuesday about three self-described members of a paramilitary group.

In a photo posted to social media by Robertson, the two men pose in the Capitol Crypt on Jan. 6.
Officers Who Stormed The Capitol Should Be Fired, Franklin Co. Group Says

ROCKY MOUNT-It’s time for them to go. Franklin County Voters Matter handed down that message this week.

Senator Scott Surovell has proposed a bill to ban the punishment.
Will Virginia Abolish the Death Penalty? Surovell’s Bill Advances

RICHMOND - Death penalty cases have at least an error rate of 4.1%, says Jennifer Gibbons.

Carrying or possessing weapons during protests is banned in Richmond, for groups of 11 or more.
Who Does Richmond’s Gun Ban Actually Apply To? Monday’s Incidents Raise Questions.

RICHMOND-Who does Richmond's gun ban actually apply to? Equal enforcement wasn't on display Monday.

Hill's mother, LaToya Benton, held a press conference Saturday to raise awareness of her son's death.  Dogwood photo by Arianna Coghill.
Xzavier Hill Was Unarmed, Family Says. Questions Remain in Police Shooting

GOOCHLAND-Before he was killed by Virginia State Police, 18-year-old Xzavier Hill was a lifeguard.

A Front Royal Man Faces Charges in DC
Front Royal Man Arrested After Trying to Get Through DC Checkpoint

WASHINGTON DC-A Front Royal man has been banned from Washington DC for the next six months.