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THERE ARE NO WORDS TO DESCRIBE THE EMOTIONS OUR COMMUNITY IS FEELING RIGHT NOW. 

OUR HEARTS AND DEEPEST SYMPATHIES EXTEND TO THE FAMILIES AND STUDENTS IMPACTED BY THIS TRAGEDY.

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NOTICE: CPD will not be holding fingerprinting services on Wednesday, November 23, 2022. We wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!

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    Shots Fired Report 12/5/2022: West Main St.

    On December 3rd at approximately 7:45 p.m., Charlottesville police officers responded to the 800 block of West Main St. for a shots fired report. Read on...
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    Public Service Announcement: Holiday Safety Tips

    As the holiday season approaches, the Charlottesville Police Department (CPD) would like to share some important safety tips with our community. Read on...
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    City Announces Police Chief Candidates Ahead of Public Forum This Evening

    The City of Charlottesville announces the three final candidates for Charlottesville Police Chief. A public forum will be held this evening from 6-8 PM at Carver Recreation Center. Read on...
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    CPD Responds to False Report Regarding Walker Upper Elementary

    At approximately 10:48 a.m., Charlottesville Police Department (CPD) responded to a report of a possible active shooter on Walker Upper Elementary School campus. It has been confirmed that this call was a hoax. Read on...
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    CPD Arrests Suspect Linked to Social Media Threats Against UVA

    At approximately 10:30 a.m. on November 14th, 2022, the Charlottesville Police Department (CPD), while working in conjunction with the University of Virginia Police Department, was made aware of several concerning and threatening social media posts. Read on...
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    Driver Arrested in East High St. Hit & Run Case

    A male suspect has been charged and arrested in connection to a Hit & Run case involving a bicyclist. Read on...
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    Shots Fired Report 10/24/2022: West Main St.

    On October 23rd at approximately 1:00 a.m., Charlottesville police officers responded to the 200 block of West Main St. for a shots fired report. Read on...
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    Larceny Report: 10/25/2022

    The Charlottesville Police Department (CPD) is requesting your assistance to help identify the suspect displayed in the following photos. Read on...
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    CPD Responds to False Report Regarding Buford Middle School

    At approximately 12:40 p.m., Charlottesville Police Department (CPD) responded to a report of a possible active shooter on Buford Middle School campus. It has been confirmed that this call was a hoax. Read on...
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    CPD Shots Fired Report 10/16/22: Hardy Dr.

    On October 16th at approximately 2:39 a.m., Charlottesville police officers responded to the 800 block of Hardy Dr. for multiple reports of shots fired. Read on...
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    CPD Provides Information in Shooting Incident

    On October 15th at approximately 5:15 PM a CPD Officer heard gunshots in the area of the Omni Hotel parking lot in Downtown Charlottesville. Read on...
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    Shots Fired Report Near Anderson St

    On 9/28/22 at approximately 2:40 p.m., Charlottesville Police officers responded to a shots fired report at the 900th block of Anderson St. Read on...
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    CPD Responds to False Report Regarding Charlottesville High School

    At approximately 1:19 p.m., Charlottesville Police Department (CPD) responded to a report of a possible active shooter on Charlottesville High School (CHS) campus. It has been confirmed that this call was a hoax. Read on...
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    CPD Investigating Homicide Near 3rd St

    The Charlottesville Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred around 3:00 a.m. on 9/17/2022 near the 300 Block of 3rd Street NE. Read on...
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    CPD Responds to Incident at Intersections Surrounding Elliott Avenue

    CPD is currently investigating a death and multiple vehicle collisions at intersections surrounding Elliott Avenue. Read on...
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    Shots Fired Report: 9/10/2022

    On 9/10/22 at approximately 6:40PM, Charlottesville Police officers responded to a shots fired report at the 300th block of East Main Street on the downtown mall. Read on...
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    CPD to Modify Police Response to Citizen Reports

    Due to staffing shortages, CPD will make adjustments to its citizen report-response protocol. Read on...
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    CPD Responds to Incident at Charlottesville High School

    At approximately 2:00, Charlottesville Police Department (CPD) responded to a report of a possible firearm on Charlottesville High School (CHS) grounds. No weapons have been found; students and faculty remain safe. Read on...
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    CPD Investigating Several Larcenies in Charlottesville

    The Charlottesville Police Department is currently investigating several larcenies that have occurred in neighborhoods across the area over the last few weeks. Read on...
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    CPD Investigating Burglary at Onesty Pool in Charlottesville

    The Charlottesville Police Department is currently investigating a Burglary that occurred on July 1, 2022, at approximately 4:50 a.m. at the Onesty Pool in Charlottesville, VA. Read on...
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    CPD Investigating Burglary on East Market Street in Charlottesville

    The Charlottesville Police Department is currently investigating a Burglary that occurred on July 4, 2022, at approximately 10:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of East Market Street, Charlottesville VA. Read on...
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    **UPDATE 4:50PM** - Missing Person Has Been Located Safely

    The Charlottesville Police Department confirms that the missing person in Charlottesville has been located safely. Read on...
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    CPD Participates in Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Virginia

    The Charlottesville Police Department is proud to team up with Special Olympics Virginia each year for the Law Enforcement Torch Run. Our region needs to raise $5,000 and we need your help! Read on...
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    **UPDATE 6/10/22** - Missing Person in Charlottesville is Safe

    Charlottesville Police Department confirms that Ms. Hundertmark has reached out to her family and advised them that she is safe. Read on...
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    CPD Investigating an Apparent Suicide

    The Charlottesville Police Department is investigating an apparent suicide at an apartment in the 1000 block of Wertland Street. Read on...
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    CPD Announces Missing Person Has Been Located

    The Charlottesville Police Department announces that a missing person has since been located. Read on...
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    CPD Continues Uniform Response to Noise Complaints

    The Charlottesville Police Department will continue to respond to noise complaints in the community, based on call volume. Read on...
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    CPD Participates in Healthy Kids Day Event

    The Charlottesville Police Department were in attendance at the Brooks Family YMCA for their Healthy Kids Day Event on April 30th. Read on...
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    CPD Seeking Information in Shooting Incident

    The Charlottesville Police Department is seeking information regarding a shooting incident that occurred on April 25, 2022. Read on...
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    CPD Releases 2021 Annual Report

    The Charlottesville Police Department is pleased to present its 2021 Annual Report. Read on...
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    UPDATE (4/20/22): Missing Person in Charlottesville is Safe

    Reagan Elizabeth Kale, who was previously reported missing, came into contact with Law Enforcement last night (4/19/22) and was safe. Read on...
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    CPD Provides Update for Recent Shootings

    The Charlottesville Police Department provides the following information regarding two recent shooting incidents in the City. Read on...
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    CPD Provides Information in Shooting Incident

    The Charlottesville Police Department provides information regarding a shooting incident that occurred on the morning of March 29th. Read on...
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    UPDATE: CPD Announces Missing Person Has Been Located

    The Charlottesville Police Department announces that Daniel Arvelo-Perez has been located. Read on...
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    CPD Seeking Information in Shooting Incident

    The investigation into this shooting incident is ongoing. If you have any information, please call CrimeStoppers at 434-977-4000. Read on...
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    CPD Seeking Information Regarding Armed Robbery

    The Charlottesville Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred on 2/4/22 in the Water Street parking garage in Charlottesville, VA. Read on...
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    CPD Seeking Information in Shooting Incident

    The Charlottesville Police Department is seeking information regarding a shooting incident that occurred on the evening of February 23, 2022 in the 800 block of Hardy Drive. Read on...
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    CPD Seeking Assistance Locating a Missing Adult

    The Charlottesville Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing adult, 59 year old John Milton Harris III. Read on...
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    **CORRECTION** CPD Seeking Public's Assistance Locating Missing Juvenile

    Hadaesha Mary Estella Haynes was reported missing from the 100 block of Longwood Avenue on July 28, 2021. Read on...
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    CPD Seeking Public's Assistance Locating Missing Juvenile

    Hadeashia Mary Ellen Haynes was reported missing from the 100 block of Longwood Avenue on July 28, 2021. Read on...
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