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Man charged with reckless driving after crashing into existing crash: VSP
Virginia State Police is investigating two crashes in Portsmouth after a vehicle crashed into another crash that had happened on I-264 near Victory Boulevard.
Weekly Safety Report: Homicide, Shootings, and Mistakes Shake Portsmouth, Virginia
This week in Portsmouth, Virginia, there were several incidents that raised concerns about safety in the community. These incidents included a homicide investigation, a report of shots fired, a woman with ties to Portsmouth being murdered in Texas, a Churchland High School graduate being brutally murdered in Texas, a major criminal case being thrown out due to prosecutors' mistakes, and two shootings within 24 hours. These incidents have prompted calls for change and have left the community in mourning.
'Stop the Violence 757' leaders open first office in Portsmouth in emotional ceremony
The non-profit has worked for years to bring change to gun violence, but has never had an established physical space to operate.
Portsmouth Storm Update: Power Outages, Flooding, and Service Disruptions Affect Local Residents
Portsmouth has been hit by a storm since September 22, 2023, causing various disruptions. As of the next day, 338 households are without power. Dominion Energy is urging residents to report outages and downed wires promptly. These reports can be made online, by call, or through their mobile app. They also advise residents to maintain a safe distance of at least 30 feet from downed wires.
Crews battle fire at vacant home in Portsmouth
Portsmouth Firefighters battled a fire at a vacant home on Chicago Avenue Friday night.
Tropical Storm Ophelia Triggers Flooding Near Portsmouth TV Station
Tropical Storm Ophelia triggered notable flooding in Portsmouth, including areas near a local TV station, on Saturday morning. The storm brought heavy rain and strong winds to Virginia Beach and other parts of Virginia, with the effects starting around 4 AM. Despite the flooding reaching the street in front of the station, it didn't significantly encroach on the parking lot, allowing some activity to continue. The storm has caused significant disruption in local areas around the TV station.
Join the Rejuvenate Portsmouth Block Party for a Day of Fun and Free Food!
Get ready, Portsmouth! The city is set to come alive with the vibrant "Rejuvenate Portsmouth Block Party". Scheduled for Sat, Sep 23, from 12pm to 3pm, the event promises an afternoon of fun, food, and festivities.
Weekly Safety Report: Liquor Store Theft and Drug-Related Charges in Williamsburg
The Williamsburg Police Department is seeking assistance in identifying a suspect involved in a liquor store theft. A Hampton man has been arrested on drug-related charges in Williamsburg.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Pets Up for Adoption in Portsmouth, VA
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Portsmouth.
Weekly Safety Report: Arrest, Vehicle Burglaries, and Court Appearance Impact Chesapeake
This week in Chesapeake, Virginia, several incidents occurred that impacted the safety of the community. These incidents include an arrest made in a 2-year-old homicide case, a string of vehicle burglaries in a military housing community, and a man charged in a police pursuit and double-fatal crash appearing in court.
Portsmouth Police Show Unity Against Crime during National Night Out
The Portsmouth Police Department reaffirmed its commitment to combating crime during the recent National Night Out event in Portsmouth, Virginia. This important community event aims to strengthen the bond between local residents and law enforcement.
Virginia Beach Home Sells for Impressive $935K
A stunning 2-story house near Virginia Beach, Virginia recently sold for an impressive $935,000 on September 19. Located at 2813 Keokirk Ln, Virginia Beach, VA, 23456, this spacious home offers a generous 3800 square feet of living space, making it perfect for both easy entertaining and everyday living.
Norfolk man leaves car after driving through flooded road
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A Norfolk man abandoned his car in Ghent Saturday morning because of tidal flooding. David Garcia said was driving his black BMW to work around 3 a.m. when he drove through a flooded road. “I thought I was going to make it through, but I...
'I just got tired of seeing it:' Portsmouth man on debris pile left near home
The city came by Tuesday and put a notice on the door saying the owner had ten days to move it or the city would at the owner's expense, but Murphy thought that was too long so he called News 3.
Weekly Safety Report: Shooting and Homicide Incidents in Hampton
This week in Hampton, Virginia, there were three incidents of violence. One man was shot on Michigan Drive, but his injuries were not life-threatening. Two men were arrested in connection to a homicide that occurred on County Street in January. Another man was sentenced to 35 years in prison for a shooting in 2020 that killed a woman and injured a man.
No charges brought against Norfolk police officers involved in deadly shooting
Friday afternoon, Norfolk's Commonwealth Attorney held a press conference where he shared the conclusion of the case and showed never before seen body-worn camera video of the incident.
Tropical Storm Ophelia Headed for Chesapeake: Important Preparations and Closures Residents Should Know
Tropical Storm Ophelia is expected to reach Chesapeake this weekend. Public Works crews are preparing for potential flooding, fallen trees, and road closures. The storm's speed has picked up, making high tide at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday crucial for residents in low-lying areas. By the evening of September 22, 2023, preparations, such as moving vehicles and belongings to safer locations, should be completed.
Car flips on Poplar Hall Drive in Norfolk
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A car overturned Friday morning in Norfolk. It happened at Poplar Hall Drive and Military Highway at 8:11 a.m. WAVY viewer Maurice Brasewell sent in photos from the scene. No injuries were reported and the cause of the crash has not been released at this...
Portsmouth Mayor's Call for Local Business Support on September 22, 2023
In his latest 'Mayor's Minute' show on September 22, 2023, Shannon Glover, the mayor of Portsmouth, Virginia, highlighted the need to back local businesses. He recognized the attraction of large retailers and online platforms, yet pushed locals to grasp the key contribution local firms make. They play a huge part in the community, hosting parties, hiring locals, and supporting local projects.
Multiple people reported hurt in crash at Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Four people were reported hurt in a multi-vehicle crash early Friday morning on the westbound side of the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel. Norfolk dispatchers say they got the call at 2:34 a.m. and there were four patients reported. WAVY’s working to learn about the extent of...