A Henry County man will serve 22 years in prison — not even half as much as he might have — for distributing methamphetamine after two raids b…
Krystal Anne McReynolds of Bassett was shot in the face, and her baby also died.
There is no statute of limitations in Virginia for felonies, meaning a criminal case can be filed at any time there is sufficient evidence.
The recommendation to Virginia's legislature would remove laws passed in the "tough on crime" era of the 1980s and '90s. The panel found mandatory minimums disproportionately affect Black people and are not implemented consistently.
His total sentence was 109 years for possession and distribution of child pornography.
The winner of last year’s championship on the television competition “American Ninja Warrior” has been charged with luring an underage South Jersey girl for sex and manufacturing child pornography, according to a federal complaint unsealed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Camden.
RICHMOND — The Virginia Senate passed a bill Wednesday that would allow courts to temporarily ban people from possessing firearms if there are clear signs that they pose a danger to themselves or others.
The Virginia State Crime Commission will meet this week to review dozens of proposals aimed at reducing gun violence, but it won’t deliver a report to the General Assembly until after the election.
RICHMOND — Lawmakers will review dozens of pieces of legislation aimed at reducing gun violence when the General Assembly reconvenes Tuesday for a special session.
President Donald Trump signed a sweeping criminal justice bill Friday that addresses concerns that the nation's war on drugs had led to the imprisonment of too many Americans for non-violent crimes without adequately preparing them for their return to society.
A Martinsville man pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Danville to possessing a firearm on July 22, 2014, after having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, according to a plea agreement.