Major Richard Edwards has been placed as Acting Chief of Police as the city looks for a new Police Chief.
At approximately 8:09 p.m. on Monday, September 5, officers were called to the 200 block of South Laurel Street for the report of a shooting.
"The story seemed almost too good to be true. Now, a month later, a city prosecutor has given us reason to believe it’s not true."
Richmond Police are aware of the situation and are investigating. The video doesn't show the initial interaction between the officer and the woman on the ground.
At approximately 10:11 a.m. yesterday, an unknown suspect stole a vehicle with a child in the back seat from the 700 block of Hill Top Road.
Police in an unmarked knocked a cyclist off their bicyclist onto the sidewalk while making an arrest.
RES. 2020-R047 would require the Chief Administrative Officer to produce a report that would give recommendations to transfer RPD budget to community mental health, substance abuse,...
The letter was addressed to Mayor Stoney and Police Chief Williams Smith and Richmond City Commonwealth's Attorney McEachin.
Preliminary investigation by RCHD and RPD has not determined any potential for close contact with Richmond residents during this time period.
Sector 311 Lieutenant John Garcia said there have been concerns with theft from motor vehicles and stolen vehicles in the neighborhood.