Alexandria News

Alexandria Police Department unveils suicide memorial

Hundreds solemnly gathered outside Police Headquarters this morning to dedicate the Alexandria Police Department Suicide Memorial. The names of officers Jason Kline, who died in 2004, and his best friend,…

Civil rights attorney Gerry Hebert dies at 74

By Dylan Jaffe | djaffe@alextimes.com  Joseph Gerald “Gerry” Hebert, a notable civil rights and voting rights attorney and former ALIVE! president, died on September 7. He was 74.  Hebert worked…

Spooky tours return to Old Town next month

Gadsby’s Tavern (staff photo by Vernon Miles) Alexandria is pretty indisputably the champion of Halloween in the region, and every year, the city’s museums get in on the action. Two…

Weekly Briefing for September 21

Crime updates from APD Alexandria Police Department charged suspect Ricky Dehate, 48, with second-degree murder on September 13. The crime in question took place on September 11 when police found…