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New year welcomes new leadership within Virginia State Police

Lt. Colonel Gary T. Settle was sworn Thursday in as Superintendent of the Virginia State Police. Settle replaces retiring Colonel W. Steven Flaherty, who served the past 14 years as the State Police Superintendent upon his appointment to colonel in 2003 by then-Governor Mark R. Warner.


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Virginia State Police awarded grant to combat meth

The Virginia State Police is heading into 2018 with $1,169,546 in grant funding from the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services to aid the Department’s ongoing efforts to combat the illegal manufacturing and distribution of methamphetamine.


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Virginia State Police warn of email scam

Virginia State Police is warning all Virginians of an email scam that advises individuals they are receiving an “automated traffic ticket” from the State Police.


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State Police cruiser, motorcycle collide in Augusta County

Virginia State Police are investigating a crash in Augusta County involving a motorcycle and a Virginia State Police vehicle.


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Virginia State Police investigating death in Buckingham County

At 5:54 p.m., Thursday (Sept. 14), the Virginia State Police Appomattox Division dispatch received a call about a traffic crash in Buckingham County.


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Virginia State Police investigating fatal Louisa County crash

A Louisa man is dead after a single-vehicle crash Saturday night in Louisa County.


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Virginia State Police announces change to trooper hiring process

The Virginia State Police is opening its Academy to current Virginia law enforcement interested in attending a new Accelerated Lateral Entry Program


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Waynesboro man killed in Amherst County crash

Virginia State Police Trooper N.E. Hollandsworth is investigating a fatal pedestrian crash in Amherst County.


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Virginia State Police mourns deaths of two pilots

The Virginia State Police is mourning the loss of its 64th and 65th members to die in the line of duty since 1932.


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Latest on Virginia State Police helicopter crash

Virginia State Police and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the cause of the fatal helicopter crash in Albemarle County.


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Virginia State Police identifies troopers killed in helicopter crash

Virginia State Police have identified the two state troopers who died in a helicopter crash in Albemarle County on Saturday.


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Two dead in helicopter crash in Albemarle County

Virginia State Police are investigating a helicopter crash in Albemarle County.


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State Police investigating fatal crash in Mecklenburg County

Shortly before 1 p.m. this afternoon (July 31), Trooper J.J. Kempo was called to the scene of a fatal crash on I-85 in Mecklenburg County.


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One seriously injured in Louisa County motorcycle crash

Virginia State Police responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle crash  involving a motorcycle at 1:13 pm on Route 15 in Louisa County.


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Virginia State Police investigating fatal crash in Lunenburg County

Around 2 a.m. on Sunday, July 23, Trooper S.C. Hudson was called to the scene of a fatal crash near Kenbridge in Lunenburg County.


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Virginia State Police investigating fatal Culpeper County shooting

The Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation is investigating a fatal shooting involving the Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office.


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Update: Man in custody in Interstate 64 assault

A man is in custody in connection with the assault of a woman on Interstate 64 on Afton Mountain Tuesday evening.


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Virginia State Police investigating fatal car accident in Orange County

The Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Orange County that occurred on Monday at approximately 8 a.m.


Update: Two injured, one critically, in Buckingham County small plane crash

Virginia State Police Trooper C.J. Thackston is investigating a plane crash in Buckingham County.


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State Police investigating fatal Orange County crash

The Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Monday, July 3 in Orange County.


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Annual crime analysis report available on Virginia State Police website

Virginia’s official and only comprehensive report on local and statewide crime figures for 2016 is now available on the Virginia State Police website.


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State Police urging motorists to Drive 2 Save Lives this July 4

The Virginia State Police is urging all motorists to put traffic safety at the top of their list of holiday priorities.


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Virginia State Police wrap US Route 15 Border-to-Border Enforcement Op

Operation Border to Border patrolled U.S. Route 15 and U.S. Route 17 in an effort to prevent traffic crashes along the heavily-traveled corridor.


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Virginia State Police mourns line of duty death of Special Agent Michael Walter

Special Agent Michael T. Walter, 45, succumbed to his injuries shortly after 5 a.m.Saturday at VCU Medical Center in Richmond.


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Suspect in custody in shooting of Virginia State Police special agent

A Richmond man is now in custody in the shooting death of a Virginia State Police special agent.


Virginia State Police Insurance Fraud Program recognizes Fraud Fighters

Nine Fraud Fighters Awards were presented on May 10 during a Fraud Awareness Week event in Richmond.


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State Police to honor fallen troopers

The men and women of the Virginia State Police and their families will gather together to honor those who have given the ultimate sacrifice.


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Virginia State Police experiencing email outage

The Virginia State Police is currently working to identify, contain and eradicate malware that has impacted the Department’s email network.


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Virginians warned about IRS scam cloning Virginia State Police phone numbers

The Virginia State Police have received calls about IRS-impersonation phone calls linked to a State Police Area 43 Office in Chatham.


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Two children dead in horrible tractor-trailer crash in Buckingham County

A 5-year-old and 6-year-old were struck and killed by a tractor-trailer while running toward a school bus on Route 15 near Dillwyn Thursday.


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Virginia State Police investigating Buckingham County fatal crash

At 7:42 a.m., Thursday (March 30), Virginia State Police responded to a fatal crash in Buckingham County.


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Virginia State Police urges safe driving on St. Patrick’s Day

For millions of Americans, partying is in the plan this St. Patrick’s Day, but Virginia State Police wants those celebrating to plan for a safe ride home.


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New troopers join Virginia State Police ranks

Forty-nine new Virginia State Police troopers reported Monday to their respective Division HQ to begin the final phase of their training.


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Virginia State Police urge safety with pending winter storm

As the Virginia State Police prepares for the impending nor’easter, Virginians are encouraged to get ready and plan ahead.


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Virginia State Police investigating fatal Augusta County crash

Virginia State Police Trooper S.J. Nicely Jr., is investigating a two-vehicle crash in Augusta County.