PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — A grand jury in Virginia has indicted a police officer on charges that he misused a stun gun on an unarmed man.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch report s that a Petersburg Circuit Court grand jury on Thursday indicted Petersburg Police Lt.
PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — After Richmond voters rejected the One Casino and Resort, new plans for casino development could be coming to Petersburg.
PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — A boy took a knife to his elementary school and stabbed a 6-year-old classmate during recess, Petersburg police said.
Police said the attack happened Tuesday at Walnut Hill Elementary School and the school notified parents on Wednesday, WWBT-TV reported.
PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — A Virginia city is banning firearms from public spaces.
The Petersburg City Council unanimously passed a measure Tuesday barring people from carrying firearms in any place open to the public, The Progress-Index reported.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — More than 6,000 Afghan refugees have arrived in Virginia and more are expected, Gov. Ralph Northam said Tuesday.
Northam said he appreciates all of the humanitarian work being done in Virginia right now, according to video from a WWBT-TV reporter.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A jury in Virginia has awarded $300,000 in damages to a Black woman who sued a police officer for excessive force and false arrest after she was forced face-down onto the pavement during a traffic stop.
PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — One man was killed and another critically injured in a shooting at a Petersburg park Sunday, police said.
Multiple news outlets reported that officers responded to a report of a shooting at Patton Park along the Appomattox River just after 3 p.m.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s signature exuberance was on full display as he campaigned on Memorial Day weekend in downtown Petersburg, cracking jokes in a beauty salon, leading a rousing rendition of “Happy Birthday,” and breaking into a dance on a sidewalk.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The city of Petersburg made headlines last year when the city disconnected water service to non-paying residents preceding the COVID-19 pandemic...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis utility that operates a large southwestern Indiana power plant environmentalists call a “super polluter” plans to retire two of the station’s four coal-fired units by 2023, continuing its shift away from coal power.
PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — U.S. Marshals say a convicted sex offender who was at large has been arrested in the nation's capital...
PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — Petersburg police say hazing charges against three Virginia State University students stem from tips received by Crime Solvers.
Police tell media outlets that the investigation began after the tips were received in late November 2012.