Police Athletic League up and running, will host football camp Saturday
Building lasting relationships with youth is Rick Cremonese’s goal. Cremonese, a master officer with Chesterfield Police Department, helped start a Police Athletic League pilot program last year. The program has blossomed into a full-blown one this year, and the Chesterfield Police Athletic League has held an event each month... Read more
Police arrest woman who allegedly struck officer with vehicle
CHESTERFIELD – With the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force, Chesterfield Police arrested Tia Nicole Peyton, 36, who allegedly struck a Chesterfield Police officer with a vehicle in the 6500 block of Brookshire Drive on June 22. The arrest took place without incident. At 1:10 p.m. June... Read more
A man and a woman were charged with multiple offenses following an officer-involved shooting on May 31. At about 11 p.m., police were conducting a foot patrol at the Suburban Motel, 2401 W. Hundred Road. When police entered the motel, they saw a man and a woman. When the... Read more
CHESTERFIELD — Getting help in an emergency is now faster and easier for those in the Richmond region who are deaf or hard-of-hearing, can’t speak, or are in a situation where it isn’t safe to speak. As of June 4, those who are not able to call 911 can... Read more
Officers help with annual Special Olympics fundraiser
CHESTERFIELD – Chesterfield police once again helped carry the torch for the Special Olympics. Participants raised funds in order to run in the race from Chester Police Station to the Eanes-Pittman Public Safety Training Center near Mimms Drive. The run began Friday, June 8, at 9 a.m. and ended... Read more
NAACP committee chair protests incident; Police department says Taser use ‘improper’
CHESTER – A March 28 incident near Virginia State University resulted in the Chesterfield NAACP’s legal redress committee hosting a press conference last week at Chester Library. Committee chairman Tavorise Marks called the press conference to protest the treatment of 21-year-old James Monk, who was pepper sprayed twice and... Read more
Sheriff’s deputy charged with carnal knowledge of inmate
CHESTERFIELD — Stephen C. Neal, 51, of Key Deer Drive in Chesterfield, was arrested last week and charged with one count of carnal knowledge of an inmate. The incident is alleged to have occured with a woman March 5 while Neal was serving as a deputy sheriff and on... Read more
Police looking for missing man
Chesterfield Police are searching for a missing man who was last seen at about 12 a.m. Sunday, May 20. Douglas E. Burwell Jr., of the 6000 block of Gatesgreen Drive, was last seen by his girlfriend. She reported that Burwell had asked her to go on a walk, but... Read more
Police ask for help in solving five-year-old case
Police are asking for the public’s help in solving a five-year-old suspected homicide. Matthew McDaniel was found lying in the 5300 block of Pembroke Street near an intersection with Brampton Way on May 11, 2013. According to police, he died around 12:45 a.m. that day. Jim Munksgard, an investigator... Read more
Two five-month-old children died Thursday after police found them in a vehicle at Maisonette Apartments. Chesterfield police responded at 2:29 p.m. May 10 to the apartments in the 2400 block of Alfalfa Lane just east of Jefferson Davis Highway in the Bensley area, a press release states. Chesterfield County... Read more