The Henrico Division of Police will host two meetings of its Henrico Police Faith Community Coalition Nov. 9.
The meetings will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Henrico County Training Center, 7701 East Parham Road. Both meetings will feature the same agenda, and an RSVP is not required.
Henrico County Division of Police officials are inviting the public to provide input as part of an accreditation assessment of the division that will be conducted next month.
A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. will arrive Nov. 7 to examine all aspects of the division's policy and procedures, management operations and support services.
Verification by the team that the Henrico Division of Police meets the commission’s standards is part of a voluntary process to gain accreditation – a recognition of law enforcement professional excellence.
The Henrico Division of Police will promote 21 officials and recognize the recent promotions of five others during a ceremony Aug. 3 at Deep Run High School.
Lieutenants T. A. Alvis; J. P. Bandy; M. A. Banks; and C. J. Eley will be promoted to the rank of captain.
Sergeants L. C. Hummel; K. L. Johnson; J. L. Powers; J. S. Quesinberry; M. E. Stanton; and P. D. Tremblay will be promoted to the rank of lieutenant.
Henrico Police officials are seeking the public's help in identifying two persons of interest in connection with a residential burglary in the 5000 block of Chelsea Brook Lane in Glen Allen July 8.
Police responded to a home on the block after the victim reported that during the afternoon, unknown people entered the residence, located near Echo Lake Park, and took jewelry and electronics. The suspects left the site in a red Dodge Journey. (Both the persons of interest and the vehicle are pictured above.)
Henrico County Police officials plan to visit more than 70 neighborhoods throughout the county as part of the 33rd annual National Night Out Tuesday, Aug. 2.
Police Chief Humberto I. Cardounel, Jr. and his staff, as well as Henrico Police officers and many county officials, will visit citizens to help strengthen police-citizen partnerships. Cardounel will start by visiting the Richmond International Raceway NNO event at 4:30 p.m. Dozens of other events throughout the county will continue until about 9:30 p.m., featuring cookouts, block parties, ice-cream socials and parades. Homeowners in neighborhoods that do not have events scheduled may show their support by putting on porch lights.
Henrico Police are continuing to investigate a fatal accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Brook Road Feb. 13.
Thirty-eight year-old Wendi R. Mayhew of Mechanicsville was struck and killed by a vehicle that was traveling southbound at 2:26 a.m., Feb. 13 on Brook Road near New York Avenue. Mayhew was in the center lane when she was struck. The driver immediately stopped and notified police.
The Henrico Division of Police will host two learning sessions for the Henrico Police Faith Community Coalition, a new initiative designed to involve faith-based communities.
The sessions will be held Thursday, Jan. 7, at 6 p.m. and Monday, Jan. 11, at 2 p.m.; both sessions will be held at the Henrico Theatre, 305 East Nine Mile Road.
The meeting agendas will be the same at both venues. Visitors will be able to speak with Henrico Police station captains and community officers.
At a ceremony Oct. 30, the Henrico Division of Police promoted five of its members. Those promoted were:
• Sergeant R. J. Bordner, Sr., to the rank of lieutenant.
• Officer B. W. Beadles, to the rank of sergeant.
• Officer J. D. Butcher, to the rank of sergeant.
• Detective J. R. Howard, to the rank of sergeant.
• Detective S. B. Shapiro, Jr., to the rank of sergeant.
UPDATE: 3:42 P.M., OCT. 27 – A man was shot shortly after 1 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Byron Street and Jeter Street, near Mechanicsville Turnpike and Laburnum Avenue, in northern Henrico. Police responded to a call and found the man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to VCU Medical Center with a non-life threatening injury.
Detectives and Forensic Personnel are investigating the shooting, but police do not have information about a suspect.
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CalendarThe Goochland Chapter of Virginia Oath Keepers, serving Henrico, Hanover, Louisa, Goochland and Powhatan, will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. at the Goochland Public Library, located at 3075 River Road West. The meeting is open to the public. For details, call Doug Shackelford at 556-2409. Full text