The move means members of the public and media will no longer be able to listen in on scanner traffic, but proponents say encryption will protect police officers and prevent would-be criminals from being tipped off to police activity.
Many neighborhoods throughout Richmond will be hosting a variety of special events such as block parties, cookouts, parades, flashlight walks, contests, and youth activities where police officers and other first responders will visit with residents.
A Henrico County sports complex that opened in February on Greenwood Road was named Glover Park in honor of the late Richard W. Glover, the longtime supervisor from the Brookland District. Glover died on February
Governor Ralph Northam announced Tuesday that Virginia’s tourism revenues reached $25 billion in 2017, a 4.4 percent increase over 2016. In 2017, tourism in Virginia supported 232,000 jobs-an increase of 1.1 percent compared to 2016.