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Shenandoah County Sheriff Timothy C. Carter said Friday he will keep his focus on law enforcement as Strasburg Police Chief Timothy Sutherly considers a challenge to Carter in next year's sheriff's race.
STRASBURG -- Police Chief Tim Sutherly took the first steps Thursday night toward challenging Shenandoah County Sheriff Timothy C. Carter in next year's election.
Frederick County's three biggest law enforcement agencies are planning a joint effort to target drunk drivers on and around St. Patrick's Day.
Eleanor Miller's right hand has carpel tunnel syndrome, an affliction her doctor thinks is a likely product of the night Sean Thomas Hall duct taped her hands and feet and ransacked her Strasburg home.
A Front Royal man is being held without bond in the Warren County Jail after an encounter with law enforcement officials in which he is accused of pulling a gun on two members of the Warren County Sheriff's Office.
Terry Wayne Siford Jr., identified by Shenandoah County authorities as a suspect in a wave of burglaries and home invasions since late last year, may also have been involved in similar crimes in Pennsylvania, according to law enforcement officials.
A 20-month-old homicide victim at the center of a capital murder case in Shenandoah County died from severe trauma over much of his body, the state medical examiner's office said Thursday.
Two of three defendants remaining from a major heroin and cocaine bust have been sentenced in Warren County Circuit Court on multiple drug-related charges.
The capital murder case of Nicole Miller was scheduled Wednesday for most of the last weeks in January in Shenandoah County Circuit Court.
Shenandoah County authorities have filed charges against a Martinsburg, W.Va. man who they believe committed several home invasions and burglaries in the area before he was arrested on or about Feb. 9 in Pennsylvania.
WINCHESTER -- A Winchester woman linked in court records to two deaths by heroin overdose was sentenced Monday in circuit court to four years in prison and four years supervised probation.
The bird cannon is gone, and the black vultures have returned to the Jamestown Road and Cavalier Drive neighborhood in Front Royal.
A Roanoke man is being held without bond after he was charged early Friday morning with five weapons-related offenses arising from a traffic stop on Interstate 81 outside Strasburg.
MIDDLETOWN -- Getting a new jailer ready for the rigors of the job begins at Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy where dozens of recruits are learning the fine points of maintaining law and order among hundreds of inmates, some of them with records of violent crime.
Aaron Michael Trump, a student accused of plotting a massacre at Stonewall Jackson High School, identified himself on social media as a former or current student at Columbine High School in Colorado, according to recently unsealed search warrant documents.
The Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office is investigating an injury to a horse's face last week on Earl Mason Lane in Mauertown.
Some residents in Frederick County have received letters of solicitation from a Connecticut-based insurance company asking them to purchase coverage for their water lines -- but many are mistaking the messages for official government requests.
Two Sherando High School students were transported to Winchester Medical Center Wednesday after a two-vehicle collision.
HARRISONBURG -- A federal judge Wednesday sentenced a Winchester man convicted on eight child pornography-related counts to 20 years in prison to be followed by lifetime probation.
A man facing a charge of malicious wounding linked to the stabbing of a woman early Sunday morning remained held without bail after a hearing Tuesday in Warren County General District Court.
A Front Royal woman was hospitalized with life-threatening wounds after she was stabbed several times early Sunday morning.
A Woodstock man convicted on a total of 27 counts of sex offenses related to possession of child pornography and attempts to solicit sex with a girl less than 15 was sentenced Wednesday in Shenandoah County Circuit Court to 12 years in prison by Judge Dennis L. Hupp.
Law enforcement officials arrested a man in Pennsylvania over the weekend who they believe is tied to wave of recent burglaries and home invasions in the Northern Shenandoah Valley.
FRONT ROYAL -- A Warren County grand jury indicted a Fredericksburg man Monday after he was arrested on charges of using a computer to solicit sexual activity from a girl less than 15 and taking indecent liberties with her.
Andrew Charles Studds insists he wasn't doing anything wrong when he videotaped Front Royal police while carrying a holstered gun on his right hip as they conducted traffic stops a few weeks ago.
Former Strasburg police officer Aaron H. Lewis lost his job over accusations that he used excessive force against a suspect in a drug case, falsification of records and violation of safety rules without a threat to life, according to documents in Shenandoah County Circuit Court.
A man described in court documents as the leader and enforcer of an extensive crack cocaine ring in Winchester was sentenced last week in U.S. District Court to life imprisonment.
New Market police are searching for a man who took an undisclosed amount of money during a home invasion in the 9600 block of John Sevier Road early Monday morning.
The effects of a U.S. Supreme Court decision issued 50 years ago on Monday that began with a poor drifter sentenced to five years in prison can still be seen everyday in area courtrooms.
The streets of Front Royal look much the same to Sgt. Bryan Courtney after seven months away from his job as the police department's night shift supervisor.
A U.S. Forest Service ranger facing three gun-related charges won a round in a preliminary hearing Monday when a judge refused to certify the sole felony offense to a grand jury.
City police are investigating the circumstances that led to a young baby being taken to Winchester Medical Center on Wednesday.
The Virginia Board of Nursing has suspended the license of a nurse from Winchester.
A Berryville police officer fired his service weapon in self-defense when a town man attacked him with a metal pipe on April 20, state police said Friday.
WINCHESTER -- The justice system failed Charceil D. Kellam and unjustly sent her to serve life plus 30 years in prison for minor drug crimes, according to the woman's supporters.
FRONT ROYAL --A local woman was indicted Monday on charges that she committed sexual acts with an 11-year-old boy in June.
WOODSTOCK -- Search warrants have been executed in the last two weeks to obtain fingerprints of three men in connection with the suspected theft of items from the Toms Brook Post Office in August, according to Shenandoah County Circuit Court records.
NEW MARKET -- A resident of the Blue Ridge Inn is accused of stabbing a neighbor following a dispute regarding a drug transaction.
STRASBURG -- A town woman was taken to Winchester Medical Center following a crash Tuesday afternoon on North Massanutten Street.
WOODSTOCK -- Police Chief Bryan Hutcheson will host his second neighborhood watch meeting in January.