Crime/Courts 

2 juveniles charged in mass shooting at the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl parade

2 juveniles charged in mass shooting at the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl parade

A news release from the Jackson County Family Court on Friday said the juveniles are being detained in the county's Juvenile Detention Center on gun-related and resisting arrest charges.

Police: Body of deceased woman, 30 human cremains found at house after ex-funeral home owner evicted

Police: Body of deceased woman, 30 human cremains found at house after ex-funeral home owner evicted

The grisly discovery occurred Feb. 6 during a court-ordered eviction of a Denver house rented by 33-year-old Miles Harford, who owned Apollo Funeral and Cremation Services in the Denver suburb of Littleton.

FBI informant charged with lying about Joe and Hunter Biden's ties to Ukrainian energy company

FBI informant charged with lying about Joe and Hunter Biden's ties to Ukrainian energy company

An FBI informant has been charged with lying to authorities about a multimillion-dollar bribery scheme between President Joe Biden, his son Hunter and a Ukrainian energy company.

Judge orders Trump and his companies to pay $355 million in New York civil fraud case

Judge orders Trump and his companies to pay $355 million in New York civil fraud case

The judge found they engaged in a years-long scheme to dupe banks and others with financial statements that inflated his wealth.

Investigation leads to arrest, charges in rape case

Investigation leads to arrest, charges in rape case

Nathaniel Richard Stafford is accused of assaulting a woman and keeping her from leaving her home.

ACPD: Adult charged for having gun on school property

ACPD: Adult charged for having gun on school property

The Albemarle County Police Department reports officers went to Murray Elementary School around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Judge says needs more time to consider plea deal in murder case

Judge says needs more time to consider plea deal in murder case

Marcel Washington of Charlotte, North Carolina is facing second-degree murder and malicious wounding charges for the October 2022 incident at Lucky Blue’s Bar.

Trump's New York hush-money case will start March 25. It's the first of his criminal trials

Trump's New York hush-money case will start March 25. It's the first of his criminal trials

A New York judge says former President Donald Trump's hush-money trial will go ahead as scheduled with jury selection starting on March 25.

Man with knife suspected of stabbing 2 people at training center is fatally shot by police

Man with knife suspected of stabbing 2 people at training center is fatally shot by police

Police in northern Virginia fatally shot a man with a knife suspected of stabbing two people inside a training center for electrical workers.

No immediate ruling after preliminary injunction hearing in Tennessee, Virginia NIL lawsuit vs. NCAA

No immediate ruling after preliminary injunction hearing in Tennessee, Virginia NIL lawsuit vs. NCAA

A federal judge will rule 'in short order' on a preliminary injunction requested by the states of Tennessee and Virginia to stop the NCAA from enforcing its rules governing name, image and likeness compensation for athletes.

Man sentenced to prison for having stolen gun

Man sentenced to prison for having stolen gun

Joseph Bush of Richmond was arrested in July 2022 after officers from the Richmond Police Department responded to a domestic assault call.

Trump asks Supreme Court to put off his election interference trial, claiming immunity

Trump asks Supreme Court to put off his election interference trial, claiming immunity

Former President Donald Trump is asking the Supreme Court to extend the delay in his election interference trial and ultimately find him immune from prosecution on charges he plotted to overturn his 2020 election loss.

Trump appears at federal court in Florida for closed hearing in his classified documents case

Trump appears at federal court in Florida for closed hearing in his classified documents case

Former President Donald Trump spent several hours at a federal courthouse in Florida for a closed hearing in his criminal case charging him with mishandling classified documents.

Man arrested on drug charges following crash

Man arrested on drug charges following crash

The Orange County Sheriff's Office says Derryl Wayne Highley II of Mine Run was arrested on multiple possession with intent to distribute charges.

Trump's presidential bid hangs in the balance in a Supreme Court case that's broken new legal ground

Trump's presidential bid hangs in the balance in a Supreme Court case that's broken new legal ground

On Thursday, the justices will hear arguments in Trump's appeal of a Colorado Supreme Court ruling that he's not eligible to run again for president because he violated a provision in the 14th Amendment.

Judge keeps NCAA's restrictions on NIL in place for now, denying request by Tennessee and Virginia

Judge keeps NCAA's restrictions on NIL in place for now, denying request by Tennessee and Virginia

A judge has kept in place NCAA rules prohibiting name, image and likeness compensation being used as a recruiting inducement, denying a request for a temporary restraining order by the states of Tennessee and Virginia.

Guilty plea in armed bank robbery case

Guilty plea in armed bank robbery case

Delonta Wilson went to the Old Point National Bank in Hampton on Oct. 16, 2023.

Pharmacies at area Kroger, Harris Teeter settle claims regarding invalid prescriptions

Pharmacies at area Kroger, Harris Teeter settle claims regarding invalid prescriptions

Two Charlottesville-area pharmacies are settling civil claims that they violated the federal Controlled Substances Act.

Not wearing a mask during COVID-19 health emergency isn't a free speech right, appeals court says

Not wearing a mask during COVID-19 health emergency isn't a free speech right, appeals court says

A federal appeals court has shot down claims that there's a First Amendment right not to wear face masks during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Jury finds Michigan school shooter's mother Jennifer Crumbley guilty of manslaughter

Jury finds Michigan school shooter's mother Jennifer Crumbley guilty of manslaughter

A Michigan jury has found a school shooter's mother guilty of involuntary manslaughter in a groundbreaking trial to determine whether she has any responsibility in the deaths of four students in 2021.

Trump is not immune from prosecution in his 2020 election interference case, U.S. appeals court says

Trump is not immune from prosecution in his 2020 election interference case, U.S. appeals court says

A federal appeals court has ruled Donald Trump can face trial on charges he plotted to overturn the results of the 2020 election.

Virginia doctor who prescribed more than 500k doses of opioids granted new trial

Virginia doctor who prescribed more than 500k doses of opioids granted new trial

A Virginia doctor who was sentenced to 40 years in prison after prescribing more than half a million doses of highly addictive opioids in two years has been granted a new trial by a federal appeals court.

Here's how 2 sentences in the Constitution rose from obscurity to ensnare Donald Trump

Here's how 2 sentences in the Constitution rose from obscurity to ensnare Donald Trump

On Thursday, the Supreme Court will hear arguments over whether Donald Trump can remain on the ballot in Colorado, where that state's highest court ruled that he violated a constitutional provision targeting those who 'engaged in insurrection.'

Tennessee AG says NCAA is defending 'world that doesn't exists' in request to have NIL rules lifted

Tennessee AG says NCAA is defending 'world that doesn't exists' in request to have NIL rules lifted

The attorneys general of Tennessee and Virginia are seeking a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction as part of their federal lawsuit arguing the group's NIL rules violate antitrust law.

Prison sentence for having firearm with machine gun conversion device

Prison sentence for having firearm with machine gun conversion device

Ke’Rell Mileak Boone of Richmond was sentenced to 21 months in prison on Friday.