A school resource officer at Amelia County Middle School was relieved of his assignment and resigned from the Sheriff's Office after he erupted in anger because a student threw a grape at him during lunchtime, the sheriff said.y.
A Petersburg man who fatally shot a Chesterfield County mother because he didn't want to pay child support for two children he fathered was sentenced to 43 years behind bars Wednesday in a case that hinged on a recanted alibi.
Murder and three other felony charges were withdrawn Friday against a 16-year-old Richmond boy accused of killing 8-year-old Martin "Marty" Cobb to give prosecutors time to potentially obtain additional forensic evidence from items sent for testing to the state la
As the St. Louis region braces for the outcome of a grand jury investigation of a white police officer's fatal shooting of a black teenager, the Virginia Fraternal Order of Police has decided to hold off contributing to the officer's legal defense fund after the national FOP advised no further donations were needed.
The "eye for an eye" law of reciprocity was put into play this week when a Chesterfield prosecutor insisted that a man who snipped off eight to 12 inches of his former girlfriend's hair must shave his own head for six month as punishment.
Republican Wendy Hughes easily defeated three opponents to become Chesterfield County's first new circuit court clerk in 22 years and serve the remaining year of former chief clerk Judy Worthington's unexpired term.
A New Kent County couple who stole hundreds of pounds of copper and other scrap metals from neighbors to feed a drug habit and allegedly operated a meth lab inside a trailer are facing lifelong sentences in federal court.
A man with a long history of abusive conduct toward horses and other animals is facing additional scrutiny from law enforcement in two jurisdictions after two horses died following a trailer accident Sunday.
A 1-year-old Chesterfield County boy who was mistakenly left inside a Midlothian home day care that caught fire died of acute thermal inhalational injuries , the state medical examiner’s office said Monday.