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Alexandria Police Host Emergency Simulation on Handling Violence

The Alexandria police department is organizing an emergency simulation at a movie theater this week to train officers on handling an active violence scenario.


Sate food truck, reportedly stolen Feb. 13 from Alexandria. (Credit: Alexandria Police Department)

Stolen Food Truck Found in Prince George’s County

A food truck stolen from Alexandria Saturday has been found in Prince George’s County.


File photo of a stun gun. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Northern Va. Woman Dies After Being Stunned by Deputies

A 37-year-old woman has died after deputies used a Taser stun gun on her while she was in police custody.


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D.C. Police Identify Body Found in Water as Va. Woman

District of Columbia police have identified a woman whose body was found in the waterway near Reagan National Airport.


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Alexandria Tops List for Best Mid-Sized Cities for Education

If your child is receiving an education in Alexandria, Virginia, they may be receiving one of the best educations in America — at least for mid-sized cities.


Fox Stuck in Fence

Fox Rescued After Getting Stuck in Va. Home’s Fence

A not-so-sly fox was the subject of a local animal shelter’s Facebook post Monday after the animal got stuck trying to jump over a Glendale resident’s fence.


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Va. Man Impersonating Officer Pulls Over Real Cop

Police say a Virginia man impersonating an officer pulled over a car being driven by a real cop last week.


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Ex-CIA Officer Convicted of Leaking Secrets to Reporter

Jurors have reached a third day of deliberations in the case of an ex-CIA officer accused of leaking secrets about a classified operation to thwart Iran’s nuclear ambitions.


File photo of a person taking marijuana out of a plastic bag. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Va. State Senator Pushing for Marijuana Decriminalization

A Virginia state senator says it’s time to decriminalize marijuana.


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Alexandria to Receive $50 Million Towards New Metro Station

A Metro station in Alexandria is one step closer to construction as the city is awarded a $50 million loan, city officials announced Wednesday.