Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Now Head Of Fairfax County PoliceDavis served as commissioner in Baltimore from 2015-2018, and worked in Anne Arundel County and Prince George's County before that.
Virginia School System Eyes Social Media Post That Celebrated Win By Mocking George FloydA Virginia school system is investigating a social media post in which supporters of a high school football team used a photo of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin kneeling on George Floyd's neck to celebrate a victory.
Police: 2 Dead In Virginia Beach Oceanfront ShootingsOvernight shootings along the beachfront in Virginia Beach left two people dead and eight wounded in a scene described by authorities on Saturday as “very chaotic.”
Virginia, With 2nd-Most Executions, Outlaws Death PenaltyThe governor signed legislation Wednesday making Virginia the 23rd state to abolish the death penalty, a dramatic shift for the commonwealth, which had the second-highest number of executions in the U.S.
20 Tons Of Frozen Fish Left Floundering After Beltway CrashA tractor-trailer hauling more than 20 tons of frozen fish crashed on the Capital Beltway in northern Virginia.
Police Investigating Murder Of Virginia Man, Found In Vacant House In West BaltimorePolice are investigating the murder of a Virginia man after he was found in a vacant house in west Baltimore on St. Patrick's Day.
No. 7 Virginia Tech Women's Basketball Gets 70-63 Win Over 10 Seed Marquette
Coast Guard Rescues 57-Year-Old Man Stranded On Sailboat In Chesapeake Bay In Severe Weather FridayThe Coast Guard rescued a 57 year-old man who was reportedly suffering mild hypothermia symptoms, after his sailboat was hit by severe weather around three miles southwest of Wolf Trap Light in the Chesapeake Bay on Friday.
Short-Handed Florida Outlasts Virginia Tech In NCAA OpenerFlorida is heading to the second round for an eighth straight NCAA Tournament appearance — and with arguably its best player on the bench as a de facto assistant coach.
Ravens Defensive Tackle Broderick Washington Arrested, Charged With Destruction Of Property In Arlington, VirginiaRavens defensive tackle Broderick Washington was arrested in Arlington, Virginia over the weekend.
2 Giraffes Killed In Fire At Roer's Zoofari In Northern VirginiaTwo giraffes died in a fire at a zoo in northern Virginia Monday, officials said.
Virginia School District Says It Isn't Banning Dr. Seuss' Books But Is No Longer Emphasizing Them On Read Across America DayA school district in Virginia recently made headlines for allegedly banning books by Dr. Seuss. But Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS), located in Ashburn, said it is not banning books by the famous children's author.
Emma Coronel Aispuro, Wife Of 'El Chapo,' Arrested At Dulles Airport On International Drug Trafficking ChargesEmma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of notorious Sinaloa Cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera, was arrested at Dulles International Airport in Virginia Monday, the justice department said.
Repeal Of Virginia's Death Penalty Headed To Gov. Northam's DeskState lawmakers gave final approval Monday to a bill that will end capital punishment in Virginia, a dramatic turnaround for a state that has executed more people in its history than any other.
Virginia House Joins Senate In Voting To End Death PenaltyVirginia moved another step closer to ending capital punishment on Friday when the state House joined the Senate in voting to abolish the death penalty.