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  • Fugitive Friday: Central Virginia's Most Wanted

    Fugitive Friday: Central Virginia's Most Wanted

    Friday, April 11 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-04-11 14:53:45 GMT
    Fugitive Fridays tracks down Central Virginia's most wanted. Take a look at the photos and see if you can help police track down these suspects.
    Fugitive Friday helps track down Central Virginia's Most Wanted.
  • Prostitution sting nets 31 arrests

    Prostitution sting nets 31 arrests

    Tuesday, April 20 2010 11:21 PM EDT2010-04-21 03:21:00 GMT
    31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.
  • Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?

    Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?

    They're called leggings - popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others.
    They're called leggings - popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others.
  • Virginia Tech Researchers Find The Best Way to Catch Stink Bugs

    Virginia Tech Researchers Find The Best Way to Catch Stink Bugs

    Monday, April 7 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-04-07 17:08:15 GMT
    Virginia Tech researchers in the entomology department have studied several different options for catching stinkbugs in your home and came up with one very simple option that will cost you about seven
    Virginia Tech researchers in the entomology department have studied several different options for catching stinkbugs in your home and came up with one very simple option that will cost you about seven dollars. After two years of studying three different traps the most effective one involved a turkey roasting pan, half gallon of water, and some dish liquid. Tonight more on the tas
  • Time Capsule found during construction for new western lab in Roanoke

    Time Capsule found during construction for forensics Lab in Roanoke

    Time Capsule found during construction for forensics Lab in Roanoke

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:20:50 GMT
    A time capsule was found during demolition of the former Roanoke County Police Department building.A time capsule was found during demolition of the former Roanoke County Police Department building.
    A time capsule was found during demolition of the former Roanoke County Police Department building which used to be Southview Elementary School.Crews have been carefully taking down the building since the bricks will be reused to construct the new building for the western laboratory. Crews found a box inside a 1939 stone. In it there was a bible, an old newspaper with a mention of Southview Elementary School, and five nickels.The director of the western regional laboratory, Kevin Patrick, say...
    A time capsule was found during demolition of the former Roanoke County Police Department building which used to be Southview Elementary School.Crews have been carefully taking down the building since the bricks will be reused to construct the new building for the western laboratory. Crews found a box inside a 1939 stone. In it there was a bible, an old newspaper with a mention of Southview Elementary School, and five nickels.The director of the western regional laboratory, Kevin Patrick, say...
  • Roanoke Valley getting courthouse dog

    Roanoke Valley getting courthouse dog

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:25 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:25:03 GMT
    A courthouse facility dog will be joining the Children's Trust staff to assist children and their families during the investigation ad prosecution of crimes. This is Molly who has the same training as
    A courthouse facility dog will be joining the Children's Trust staff to assist children and their families during the investigation ad prosecution of crimes. This is Molly who has the same training as a service dog but she is a facility dog. Currently there are 60 courthouse dogs working in 23 states. Children's Trust is hopeful to have a dog placed with them in the up
  • Police say 5 dead in Calgary stabbings

    Police say 5 dead in Calgary stabbings

    A recent graduate of the University of Calgary was charged in the fatal stabbing of five people at a house party that the police chief called the worst mass slaying in the western Canadian city's history.
    The son of a Calgary police officer was charged in the fatal stabbing of five people at a house party that the law enforcement officials called the worst mass slaying in the western Canadian city's history.
  • Time capsule retrieved at Huff Lane site.

    Time capsule retrieved at Huff Lane site.

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:21 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:21:27 GMT
    Last week, construction crews retrieved a time capsule from the old Huff Lane Elementary School. Some of the items found include newspaper articles from the year 1950.
    Last week, construction crews retrieved a time capsule from the old Huff Lane Elementary School. Some of the items found include newspaper articles from the year 1950.
  • UPDATE: Neil MacInnis enters guilty plea

    UPDATE: Neil MacInnis enters guilty plea

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:57 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:57:25 GMT
    Neil MacInnis is facing several charges for opening fire at New River Community College in Christiansburg last year. Two women were hurt.
    Neil MacInnis is facing several charges for opening fire at New River Community College in Christiansburg last year. Two women were hurt.
  • Report: Boy found inside stuffed animal claw machine

    Report: Boy found inside stuffed animal claw machine

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:22 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:22:12 GMT
    Rachel Hildreth, of Madsen's Bowling & Billiards in Lincoln, NE, said someone told her about the boy inside the Bear Claw machine. She didn't believe it until she saw for herself.
    Rachel Hildreth, of Madsen's Bowling & Billiards in Lincoln, NE, said someone told her about the boy inside the Bear Claw machine. She didn't believe it until she saw for herself.
  • Vinton's PharMerica agrees to $218,283 settlement in drug case

    Vinton's PharMerica agrees to $218,283 settlement in drug case

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:41 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:41:15 GMT
    PharMerica Corporation, a Vinton company that fills prescriptions ofr patients in long-term care facilities, as reached a civil settlement with the U.S. Attorney's Office. The company was accused of 228 violations of the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).A news release by U.S. Attorney Timothy Heaphy said a DEA Diversion Task Force looked at schedule II prescriptions filled by the Vinton pharmacy. From May 2008 to July 2009, investigators found 228 violations.Heaphy stated"we must do all we can...
    PharMerica Corporation, a Vinton company that fills prescriptions ofr patients in long-term care facilities, as reached a civil settlement with the U.S. Attorney's Office. The company was accused of 228 violations of the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).A news release by U.S. Attorney Timothy Heaphy said a DEA Diversion Task Force looked at schedule II prescriptions filled by the Vinton pharmacy. From May 2008 to July 2009, investigators found 228 violations.Heaphy stated"we must do all we can...
  • Phoenix police, DPS investigation breaks up drug ring

    Phoenix police, DPS investigation breaks up drug ring

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:30 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:30:16 GMT
    Officers served 16 warrants in Phoenix and one in Avondale as part of an investigation known as "Operation Southland" involving the Phoenix Police Department and Arizona Department of Public Safety
    Officers served 16 warrants in Phoenix and one in Avondale as part of an investigation known as "Operation Southland" involving the Phoenix Police Department and Arizona Department of Public Safety.
  • Roanoke Co. Police search for credit card fraud suspects

    Roanoke Co. Police search for credit card fraud suspects

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 3:43 PM EDT2014-04-15 19:43:03 GMT
    Roanoke County Police say the two suspects are using stolen card numbers to buy gift cards and other items.
    Roanoke County Police say the two suspects are using stolen card numbers to buy gift cards and other items.
  • Bedford Co. Sheriff's Office investigates burglary at country club

    Bedford Co. Sheriff's Office investigates burglary at country club

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:16 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:16:02 GMT
    Investigators with the Bedford County Sheriff's Office are investigating a burglary of the Boonsboro Country Club.
    Investigators with the Bedford County Sheriff's Office are investigating a burglary of the Boonsboro Country Club.
  • Cargo ship runs aground in windy Chesapeake Bay

    Cargo ship runs aground in windy Chesapeake Bay

    A thunderstorm with wind gusts of more than 70 mph ripped a cargo ship's anchors from the seafloor and caused it to run aground just a few hundred feet from a beach, drawing onlookers from nearby condos and...
    A thunderstorm with wind gusts of more than 70 mph ripped a cargo ship's anchors from the seafloor and caused it to run aground just a few hundred feet from a beach, drawing onlookers from nearby condos and apartments...
  • Armed robber was never told to report to prison

    Armed robber was never told to report to prison

    After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.
    After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.
  • March Mugshots

    March Mugshots

    Monday, April 7 2014 12:49 PM EDT2014-04-07 16:49:38 GMT
    Michelle Marie Bussiere was arrested last week and charged with identity theft, forgery, theft under $500, among other charges.  (Source: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office)Michelle Marie Bussiere was arrested last week and charged with identity theft, forgery, theft under $500, among other charges. (Source: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office)
    This photo gallery features mugshots of individuals arrested in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia. 
    This photo gallery features mugshots of individuals arrested in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia. 
  • Virginia Tech to host Remembrance Day events

    Virginia Tech to host Remembrance Day events

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:27 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:27:06 GMT
    April 16th Memorial at Virginia TechApril 16th Memorial at Virginia Tech
    The University and students continue to plan remembrance events to honor the 32 that were lost.
    The University and students continue to plan remembrance events to honor the 32 that were lost.
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