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no responses. January 13, 2021 news_three

WCSO and concerned citizens stop driver


WCSO and concerned citizens stop driver

A high speed chase through the streets of Front Royal ended with the arrest of the driver of a Mercedes who was not identified. A Warren County […]

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Gov. Northam’s response to events in D.C.


Gov. Northam’s response to events in D.C.

After deploying members of the Virginia National Guard and Virginia State Police to respond to events in Washington D.C. Gov. Northam stated that Virginia will be […]

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VSP issue reminders for holiday travel


VSP issue reminders for holiday travel

With holiday travel approaching the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles and Highway Safety (VDMVS) reminds us to slow down, drive sober and buckle up. The year […]

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VSP urges motorists to use caution on Virginia roads


VSP urges motorists to use caution on Virginia roads

As of 3 p.m. Wednesday, Virginia State Police (VSP) responded to roughly 200 traffic crashes and at least 125 disabled vehicles. That number has likely grown since […]

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VSP urges Virginians to avoid travel today


VSP urges Virginians to avoid travel today

With winter storm watches and warnings across the upper Shenandoah Valley and Northern Virginia, the Virginia State Police is encouraging citizens to avoid travel if possible […]

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winter weather travel

no responses. November 30, 2020 News_one

Shenandoah County Supervisor Neese dies in I-81 crash


Shenandoah County Supervisor Neese dies in I-81 crash

Chairman of the Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors John Richard “Dick” Neese, 71, died as a result of a single vehicle accident on I-81 early Saturday […]

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safe driving jingle competition

no responses. November 25, 2020 News_one

Jingle competition aims to keep teens safe on the roads


Jingle competition aims to keep teens safe on the roads

Virginia teens are being encouraged to jingle their way to a safe holiday by creating a safe driving song or tune for a statewide competition and […]

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Virginia State Police urges motorists to be safe this Thanksgiving


Virginia State Police urges motorists to be safe this Thanksgiving

For many Virginians, Thanksgiving is going to look different than in previous years, with social distancing and outdoor meals. But, the rules of the road have […]

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winter weather travel

no responses. November 17, 2020 News_one

Virginia State Police welcome new executive team member


Virginia State Police welcome new executive team member

Virginia State Police announced that Captain Richard K. Boyd officially joined the Department’s executive team as a Major and Deputy Director of the Bureau of Criminal […]

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amanda behan

no responses. November 12, 2020 News_one

Winchester man shot, killed after firing at police


Winchester man shot, killed after firing at police

A Winchester resident is dead following an encounter with officers that occurred shortly after 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 11. Winchester Police were dispatched to the […]

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virginia electoral college votes

no responses. October 5, 2020 News_one

VSP unveils new freedom of information request website


VSP unveils new freedom of information request website

Virginia State Police (VSP) unveiled a new website strictly designed to aid the public with submitting and tracking Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests related to […]

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winter travel VSP

no responses. September 18, 2020 News_one

Former Winchester attorney charged with embezzlement, forgery


Former Winchester attorney charged with embezzlement, forgery

A former Winchester-based attorney has been indicted on felony charges related to an ongoing investigation into his business practices.  A grand jury handed up one felony […]

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