Chesterfield County 2010 News Releasehttp://www.Chesterfield.goven-usCopyright 2010 Chesterfield County Government - All Rights ReservedSat, 25 Nov 2017 11:07:22 GMTChesterfield County Digital GovernmentContentFire and EMS Department Credits Media Support, Fire-Safety Programs for Preventing Fire Deaths in 20092010-01-07../smartdata.aspx?id=13463Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13463Chesterfield County fire officials are crediting the media’s attention to fire safety and ongoing county fire education programs for helping to prevent any fire-related deaths in the county in 2009.BP Station Robbed2010-01-089:59 a.m.../smartdata.aspx?id=13464PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13464Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at the BP station at 8001 Midlothian Turnpike at about 10:55 p.m. on Jan. 7Wells Shooting Investigation Complete2010-01-083:45 p.m.../smartdata.aspx?id=13469PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13469The criminal and internal investigations into the Oct. 1 police officer-involved shooting of wanted suspect Thomas G. Wells have concluded and Special Prosecutor Will Jarvis of the Prince William County Office of Commonwealth's Attorney has determined the officer's actions were justified. Police Search for Robbery Suspect2010-01-14../smartdata.aspx?id=13568PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13568Police Search for Robbery Suspect-Police are searching for a man who stole a woman's purse and cell phone at gunpoint in the 6400 block of Iron Bridge Road at about 9:53 a.m. today. The victim was not injured during the robbery. Missing Person2010-01-15../smartdata.aspx?id=13570PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13570 Missing Person-Chesterfield County Police are attempting to locate Kelly Catalano who was last seen walking away from her work place in the 16000 block of Innovation drive at about 10 a.m. on Jan. 15. Annual Revaluation Process Reflects Economy's Impact on Local Property Values2010-01-21../smartdata.aspx?id=13624Real Estate AssessmentsChesterfield County Real Estate Assessmentshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13624The assessed value of all real estate in Chesterfield County declined 3.9 percent during 2009, according to the Chesterfield County Department of Real Estate Assessments. Each year, the department conducts a revaluation process to update the values of all properties to reflect market conditions.Robbery Suspects Fled With Beer2010-01-21../smartdata.aspx?id=13611PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13611 Robbery Suspects Fled With Beer-Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at Chubby's, 10220 Midlothian Turnpike at about 6:15 p.m. on Jan. 20. Market Robbed at Gunpoint and Knifepoint2010-01-259:47 am../smartdata.aspx?id=13646PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13646Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at Casa Blanca Grocery, 2607 Turner Road at about 9:35 p.m. on Jan. 23.  Police Search for Bank Robbery Suspects2010-01-25../smartdata.aspx?id=13651PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13651Police Search for Bank Robbery Suspects-Police are searching for two men who robbed the Gateway Bank branch at 2730 Buford Road at about 10:30 a.m. today. No one was injured during the robbery. Identities of Crash Victims Released2010-01-28../smartdata.aspx?id=13725PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13725Identities of Crash Victims Released-The Chesterfield County Police Department has released the identities of the two people who were killed in the two-vehicle crash at the intersection of East Hundred Road and Bermuda Orchard Lane on Jan. 27. Two People Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash2010-01-28../smartdata.aspx?id=13722PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13722Two People Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a two-vehicle crash that killed two people. The crash occurred in the intersection of East Hundred Road and Bermuda Orchard Lane at about 9 p.m. on Jan. 27. Chesterfield County Convenience Centers Closing at 3 p.m..2010-01-302:10 pm../smartdata.aspx?id=13741Waste and Resource RecoveryChesterfield County Waste and Resource Recoveryhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13741Due to the winter storm affecting the region, Chesterfield County’s two convenience centers, located on Warbro Road and Landfill Drive, will close today at 3 p.m.Shooting Victim Dies, Suspect Arrested2010-02-029:00 am../smartdata.aspx?id=13750PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13750Peter Simpson, 55, of the 7800 block of Flag Tail Drive has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of his stepson Devon Mason, 19.Pedestrian Struck on Jefferson Davis Highway2010-02-04../smartdata.aspx?id=13793PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13793Pedestrian Struck on Jefferson Davis Highway-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a crash that critically injured one man. The crash occurred in the 5600 block of Jefferson Davis Highway at about 6:05 p.m. on Feb. 4Chesterfield County Recognized for Training Excellence2010-02-112:30 p.m.../smartdata.aspx?id=13835Chesterfield UniversityChesterfield County Chesterfield Universityhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13835Chesterfield County Recognized for Training Excellence-Training magazine has once again named Chesterfield County as the only local government in the nation to earn a spot in its Top 125 list of employers that provide outstanding employee development opportunities through training.Pet Injured in Blaze To Be Released from Hospital2010-02-11../smartdata.aspx?id=13841Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13841Pet Injured in Blaze To Be Released from Hospital-A dachshund named Bella was expected to be released this afternoon from Centrailia Animal Hospital following an early-morning fire Wednesday that threatened her life. Chesterfield County's Pete Stith to retire2010-02-12../smartdata.aspx?id=13849Administrator's OfficeChesterfield County Administrator's Officehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13849Chesterfield County's Pete Stith to retire-Chesterfield County Administrator Jay Stegmaier announced today the retirement of a key leader in the county, Millard “Pete” Stith Jr., deputy county administrator for community development. Police Investigate Hit and Run Crash2010-02-16../smartdata.aspx?id=13884PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13884Police Investigate Hit and Run Crash-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run crash involving a bicyclist. The crash occurred in the 5700 block of Jefferson Davis Highway on Feb. 16.Police Search for Assault Suspects2010-02-21../smartdata.aspx?id=13920PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13920 Police Search for Assault Suspects-Police are searching for two men who assaulted two Hispanic male victims in the 2600 block of Bannockbarn Drive at about 11:30 p.m. last night.Police Investigate Shooting Incident2010-02-25../smartdata.aspx?id=13985PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=13985Police Investigate Shooting Incident-Chesterfield Police responded to a reported shooting incident in the 8900 block of Jefferson Davis Highway today. When Officers arrived, they found a victim who had sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. The victim was taken to VCU Medical Center for treatment. Police continue to investigate.  Police Search for Shooting Suspect2010-03-01../smartdata.aspx?id=14000PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14000Police Search for Shooting Suspect-Police are searching for an unidentified man who shot a man multiple times in the Bank of America parking lot in the 7200 block of Midlothian Turnpike at about 8:30 p.m. on Feb. 27. The victim remains in stable condition following surgery at an area hospital.Police Search for John Deon Taylor2010-03-03../smartdata.aspx?id=14051PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14051Police Search for John Deon Taylor-Police are searching for wanted suspect John Deon Taylor, 23. Taylor is wanted in connection with the Feb. 28 shooting incident in which a man was shot in the leg following an altercation at about 4 a.m. in the 6300 block of Belmont Road. Police Search for Lynn Dexter Bailey Jr.2010-03-03../smartdata.aspx?id=14037Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14037Police Search for Lynn Dexter Bailey Jr.-Police are searching for Lynn Dexter Bailey Jr., 25, of the 3100 block of Fielding Road. Bailey is wanted for abandoning his toddler after he fled from police and crashed his vehicle. The toddler was not hurt and is in the custody of Child Protective ServicesInformation Still Sought in 2007 Homicide of Store Owner2010-03-04../smartdata.aspx?id=14056PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14056Information Still Sought in 2007 Homicide of Store Owner-July 18 will mark the three-year anniversary of the murder of Fast and Friendly store owner Farooq Anwar. Detectives continue their investigation into the case and are seeking any information. Fire on Pewter Avenue2010-03-05../smartdata.aspx?id=14084Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14084Fire on Pewter Ave.-The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the 6300 block of Pewter Ave at 1:38 p.m. for an apartment fire. A call was received from the resident in the next-door apartment stating there was a light haze of smoke in her bathroom. No one was at home in the apartment where the fire originated.Investigation Continues into Fatal House Fire2010-03-094:20../smartdata.aspx?id=14117Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14117Investigation Continues into Fatal House Fire-Investigation Continues into Fatal House Fire-Authorities continue to investigate a house fire that left one child dead at a single-family home in the 5800 block of Gunsight Terrace. Three People Arrested for Feb. 23 Robbery-Shooting Incident2010-03-09../smartdata.aspx?id=14100PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14100Three People Arrested for Feb. 23 Robbery Shooting Incident2010 03 09PoliceCHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Three people have been arrested in connection with the Feb. 25 robbery and shooting incident that occurred at the Virginian Motel, 8924 Jefferson Davis Highway. TyronePolice Investigate Hotel Robbery2010-03-10../smartdata.aspx?id=14130PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14130Police Investigate Hotel Robbery-Police are searching for an unidentified man who robbed Comfort Inn at 2100 West Hundred Road March 10, 2010. Police said a masked man entered the hotel at about 1:15 a. m. The suspect jumped the counter, displayed a gun and forced the clerk to the safe. When the clerk could not access the safe, the suspect stole money from the cash register and fled on foot.  Woman’s Body Found2010-03-11../smartdata.aspx?id=14150PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14150Woman’s Body Found-Police have recovered a woman's body that was found washed up on a small island in Swift Creek, near the Interstate 95 bridge at about noon today.Recovered Body is Kelly Catalano2010-03-12../smartdata.aspx?id=14164PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14164Recovered Body is Kelly Catalano-Recovered Body is Kelly Catalano-Police have confirmed the woman whose body was recovered from a small island in Swift Creek, near the Interstate 95 bridge Police Investigate Fatal Two-vehicle Crash2010-03-189:33 p.m.../smartdata.aspx?id=14253PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14253The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a two-vehicle crash that killed one woman. The crash occurred in the 21000 block of River Road at about 3:30 p.m. today.Chesterfield Police Investigate Stabbing2010-03-211:50 p.m.../smartdata.aspx?id=14251PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14251Chesterfield Police responded to a domestic-related stabbing at about 9:30 a.m. today in the 1700 block of Winding Way. When officers arrived, they located a victim who had been stabbed several times. The suspect was still at the scene and taken into custody without incident. The victim was transported to VCU Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.Identity of Stabbing Suspect Released2010-03-215:19 p.m.../smartdata.aspx?id=14252PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14252Identity of Stabbing Suspect Released-The Chesterfield County Police Department has released the identity of the person charged in the domestic-related stabbing in the 1700 block of Winding Way earlier today.  Erik M. Lindstrom, 32, of the 1700 block of Winding Way has been charged with malicious wounding. He is being held in the Chesterfield County Jail pending an upcoming hearing in Chesterfield County General District Court. Gas Station Robbed at Gunpoint2010-03-24../smartdata.aspx?id=14315PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14315Gas Station Robbed at Gunpoint-Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at the Shell station, 2320 Willis Road, at about 9:55 p.m. on March 23.Paving Scam Alert2010-03-25../smartdata.aspx?id=14357PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14357Paving Scam Alert-Police need the public's help to identify and find two men who stole an undisclosed amount of money from a senior citizen's home in the 5500 block of Newby's Bridge Drive at 6 p.m. on March 24. The suspects approached the victim under the pretense they were offering driveway paving services.  John Deon Taylor Arrested2010-03-26../smartdata.aspx?id=14380PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14380John Deon Taylor Arrested–Police have arrested and charged wanted suspect John Deon Taylor, 23. Taylor was wanted in connection with the Feb. 28 shooting incident in which a man was shot in the leg following an altercation at about 4 a.m. in the 6300 block of Belmont Road. Four Children Injured in Hit-and-Run2010-03-27../smartdata.aspx?id=14385PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14385Four Children Injured in Hit-and-Run-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run crash that injured four children. The crash occurred in the 7500 block of Valencia Road at about 10 p.m. on March 26. Chesterfield County Applies for Google Fiber2010-03-29../smartdata.aspx?id=14404Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14404Chesterfield County Applies for Google Fiber-Chesterfield County has entered its bid to be the one lucky community chosen for Google Fiber, a proposed network that, according to the Internet giant, will offer speeds more than 100 times faster than most broadband connections.  Student Charged for School Threat2010-04-02../smartdata.aspx?id=14447PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14447Police charged a Midlothian High School student on April 1 for threatening to shoot people at Midlothian Middle School. Police determined the student was acting on his own and there is no further risk.Police and Fire Investigate Incident 2010-04-06../smartdata.aspx?id=14493PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14493Police and Fire Investigate Incident -Fire and police officials responded to a suspicious vehicle fire in the 10700 block of Midlothian Turnpike shortly before noon today.Police Need Public’s Help Re: Bank Robbery Suspect2010-04-09../smartdata.aspx?id=14541PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14541Police Need Public’s Help Re: Bank Robbery Suspect-Police need the public's help to identify a man who robbed the Gateway Bank branch at 2730 Buford Road at about 12:18 p.m. today. No one was injured during the robbery. Police Investigate Bomb Threat2010-04-10../smartdata.aspx?id=14546PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14546Police responded to the FedEx store at 12540 Jefferson Davis Highway at about 5:45 p.m. on April 10 after a customer told the clerk the package he was mailing contained a bomb. Cooking was Cause of Trailer Fire2010-04-12../smartdata.aspx?id=14554Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14554The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded yesterday to the 10200 block of Jefferson Davis Highway at 9:02 p.m. for a trailer fire. Second-alarm Fire Caused by Cooking2010-04-12../smartdata.aspx?id=14553Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14553The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded yesterday morning to the 3600 block of Broadwater Road at 5:06 a.m. for a townhouse on fire. Store Robbed at Gunpoint by Two Men2010-04-12../smartdata.aspx?id=14547PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14547Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at Fast and Friendly, 6249 Jefferson Davis Highway, at about 7:50 p.m. on April 10. Customers were in the store at the time of the robbery, but no one was injured.Gas Station Burglarized2010-04-13../smartdata.aspx?id=14557PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14557Police are investigating a burglary that occurred at Uppy's, 9900 Chester Road, just before 2 a.m. today.198 Returns Filed Through Free Tax Preparation Program2010-04-16../smartdata.aspx?id=14596Social ServicesChesterfield County Social Serviceshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14596198 Returns Filed Through Free Tax Preparation Program-Volunteers with the Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Department of Social Services completed and filed 198 returns for taxpayers between Jan. 28 and March 25 as part of a regional free tax-preparation program.Two Men Arrested for Area Bank Robberies 2010-04-16../smartdata.aspx?id=14594PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14594Two Men Arrested for Area Bank Robberies-Two men have been arrested in connection with the April 9 robbery at Gateway Bank, 2730 Buford Road. The two suspects are connected to five other bank robberies that occurred between March 10 and April 7 in Colonial Heights, Richmond, Spotsylvania and Williamsburg. Police Investigate 7-Eleven Robbery2010-04-19../smartdata.aspx?id=14614PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14614Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at 7-Eleven, 9700 Jefferson Davis Highway, at about 3:30 a.m. on April 18.  Taco Bell Robbed at Gunpoint2010-04-19../smartdata.aspx?id=14615PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14615Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at Taco Bell, 6541 Centralia Road, at about 2:06 a.m. on April 17.  Police Search for Wachovia Bank Robbery Suspect2010-04-20../smartdata.aspx?id=14644PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14644Police are searching for a man who robbed the Wachovia bank branch at 7300 Jefferson Davis Highway at 9 a.m. today. No one was injured during the robbery.Man Struck by Train2010-04-21../smartdata.aspx?id=14659PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14659Man Struck by Train-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating an incident in which a man was struck by a train at about 1:35 p.m. today in the 3500 block of South Street in Ettrick. Man Struck by Train Dies2010-04-22../smartdata.aspx?id=14660PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14660Man Struck by Train Dies-The man who was struck by a train in the 3500 block of South Street in Ettrick on April 21 has died.Police Investigate Fatal Shooting2010-04-22../smartdata.aspx?id=14662PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14662Police Investigate Fatal Shooting-Chesterfield County Police continue their investigation into a shooting that killed one man and injured a 17-year-old male in the 6800 block of Amster Road in the Cloverleaf Lake apartments at 4:20 p.m. on April 21. This is a drug-related incident.Motorcycle Crash on Clintwood Road Results in Serious Injuries2010-04-23../smartdata.aspx?id=14690PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14690 The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a crash involving two motorcycles that occurred in the 3600 block of Clintwood Road at 11:52 p.m. on April 23.Police Arrest One Suspect, Seek Another Re: Fatal Shooting2010-04-24../smartdata.aspx?id=14691PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14691Chesterfield County Police continue their investigation into the April 21 shooting that killed one man and injured a 17-year-old male in the 6800 block of Amster Road in the Cloverleaf Lake apartments. Prince George Man Arrested for Wachovia Robbery2010-04-28../smartdata.aspx?id=14714PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14714Prince George Man Arrested for Wachovia Robbery–A Prince George man has been arrested in connection with the April 20 robbery at Wachovia, 7300 Jefferson Davis Highway. Michael T. Perkinson, 46Moorefield Park Dr Victim Identified, Suspect Wanted2010-04-30../smartdata.aspx?id=14779PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14779The homicide victim whose body was discovered in an office building in the 900 block of Moorefield Park Drive has been identified as Joyce Lillian Mann, 56, of Chesterfield County. Police Investigate Homicide2010-04-30../smartdata.aspx?id=14778PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14778Police responded to the 900 block of Moorefield Park Drive for a report that a person may be injured at about 6:50 p.m. today. Henricus Historical Park receives grant from Cameron Foundation2010-05-03../smartdata.aspx?id=14780Henricus Historical ParkChesterfield County Henricus Historical Parkhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14780Henricus Historical Park receives grant from Cameron Foundation-The Henricus Foundation is proud to announce that it has received a third consecutive grant from The Cameron Foundation to implement the Partnership in Education Project for Petersburg City Public Schools. Henricus Historical Park is a 17th-century living-history museum that has provided quality education programs, historical interpretation and scholarly research to the public for more than 10 years. Police Search for BB&T Robbery Suspect2010-05-04../smartdata.aspx?id=14816PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14816Police need the public's help to identify a man who robbed the BB&T branch at 11010 Hull Street Road at about 9:40 a.m. today. Six Honored with Outstanding Youth Awards2010-05-07../smartdata.aspx?id=14877Youth Planning and DevelopmentChesterfield County Youth Planning and Developmenthttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14877Six Honored with Outstanding Youth Awards-Five youths and one adult received honors May 6 during the 27th annual Outstanding Youth Awards presentation at L.C. Bird High School.Murder Suspect Arrested in Pennsylvania2010-05-08../smartdata.aspx?id=14879PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14879Murder Suspect Arrested in Pennsylvania-De'Jon Person, 19, of the 1000 block of Decatur Street in Richmond, was arrested without incident near an apartment complex in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania at about 5 p.m. yesterday. The apprehension was made by the Middle District of Pennsylvania U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force   Driver Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash2010-05-09../smartdata.aspx?id=14880PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14880Driver Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash- The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a two-vehicle crash that killed one driver. The crash occurred in the 9300 block of Jefferson Davis Highway at about 4:30 p.m. today. Police said a Chevrolet truck was Identify of Crash Victim Released2010-05-09../smartdata.aspx?id=14904PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14904Identify of Crash Victim Released-The Chesterfield County Police Department has released the identity of the person killed in the two-vehicle crash in the 9300 block of Jefferson Davis Highway on May 9. Single-Vehicle Crash Kills Driver2010-05-09../smartdata.aspx?id=14881PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14881Single-Vehicle Crash Kills Driver-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed the driver. The crash occurred in the 9300 block of Hickory Road at about 1:15 a. m. today. Police Search for Miller Mart Robbery Suspect2010-05-11../smartdata.aspx?id=14908PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14908Police are searching for an unidentified man who robbed Miller Mart at 2910 Turner Road at 11:30 p.m. on May 10.Identity of May 9 Crash Victim Released2010-05-12../smartdata.aspx?id=14938PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14938The Chesterfield County Police Department has released the identity of the woman who was killed in the single-vehicle crash in the 9300 block of Hickory Road on May 9.CitizenGIS Places County Maps, Aerial Photography at Residents’ Fingertips2010-05-13../smartdata.aspx?id=14974Information Systems TechnologyChesterfield County Information Systems Technologyhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14974CitizenGIS, a new online-mapping and aerial-photography feature on chesterfield.gov, is making it easier than ever for the public to access the county’s Geographic Information System. Men Rob Jewelry Store2010-05-13../smartdata.aspx?id=14962PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14962Men Rob Jewelry Store-Police are searching for five unknown men who robbed Elsa's Jewelry at 4010 Meadowdale Boulevard at about 10:29 a.m. today. Police Search for Wachovia Robbery Suspect2010-05-13../smartdata.aspx?id=14947PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14947Police are searching for a man who robbed the Wachovia branch at 13200 Hull Street Road at 9:36 a.m. today. Police believe this is the same suspect who robbed the BB&T branch at 11010 Hull Street Road on May 4. No one was injured during the robbery.Robbery Suspect Arrested2010-05-13../smartdata.aspx?id=14964PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14964Robbery Suspect Arrested-Women Killed in Domestic-Related Shooting 2010-05-13../smartdata.aspx?id=14975PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14975Women Killed in Domestic-Related Shooting-Police are investigating a domestic-related shooting that killed one woman.  Domestic Related Shooting Suspect Identified2010-05-14../smartdata.aspx?id=14976PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14976Police have released the identity of the man who is accused of shooting and killing Crystal D. Snipes outside her family's home in the 10300 block of Reams Road on May 13.Chesterfield Police Remind Drivers to "Click It"2010-05-17../smartdata.aspx?id=14990PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14990Chesterfield County Police have increased countywide patrols in conjunction with the national Click It or Ticket campaign and are urging motorists and their passengers to fasten seat belts and secure children in child safety seats.Man Arrested for Recent Bank Robberies2010-05-17../smartdata.aspx?id=14989PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=14989A ChesterfieldCounty man has been arrested in connection with the May 13 robbery at Wachovia, 13200 Hull Street Road and May 4 robbery at BB&T at 11010 Hull Street Road. Men Arrested in Two-day Prostitution Operation2010-05-24../smartdata.aspx?id=15153PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15153Twenty men were arrested as a result of a two-day undercover operation that targeted solicitation for prostitution between May 20 and 21.Police Investigate Rash of Thefts from Vehicles2010-05-24../smartdata.aspx?id=15101PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15101Police are investigating a rash of larcenies from vehicles in the Jessup Place subdivision.Police Search for Bank Robbery Suspect2010-05-26../smartdata.aspx?id=15148PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15148Police are looking for a man who robbed the Bank of McKenney at 6300 River Road just after 9 a.m. today.Woman Indicted for Husband's Murder2010-05-26../smartdata.aspx?id=15152PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15152Police arrested a woman after a Chesterfield County grand jury indicted her for the April 1, 2008 murder of her husband Dell S. Wiley. This is a case of murder for hire.Family Alerted by Smoke Detector Designed for Hearing Impaired2010-05-27../smartdata.aspx?id=15161Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15161Family Alerted by Smoke Detector Designed for Hearing Impaired-Fire officials are crediting a special smoke detector for helping a hearing-impaired family escape an apartment fire early this morning. Police Release Name of Teen Drowning Victim2010-06-01../smartdata.aspx?id=15197PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15197 Police Release Name of Teen Drowning Victim-Police have released the identity of an Ettrick teen who drowned in the Appomattox River on May 31 as that of Tevin A. McCray, 18, of the 3100 block of Dupuy Road. Chubby's Convenience Store Robbed2010-06-10../smartdata.aspx?id=15361PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15361 Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at the Chubby’s convenience store at 10220 Midlothian Turnpike on June 9 at about 10:10 p.m. Police Investigate School Vandalism2010-06-10../smartdata.aspx?id=15356PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15356 Chesterfield County Police are investigating vandalism that occurred overnight to Cosby High School on Fox Club Parkway.Police Release Surveillance Photos of Vandals2010-06-11../smartdata.aspx?id=15375PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15375Police have released surveillance photographs of the individuals believed to have vandalized Cosby High School on Fox Club Parkway.Police Investigate Single Vehicle Crash2010-06-12../smartdata.aspx?id=15396PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15396 The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a crash that occurred in the 800 block of Courthouse Road at about 5 a.m. on June 12.Passenger Dies Following June 12 Crash2010-06-14../smartdata.aspx?id=15407PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15407One of the passengers in the single-vehicle crash that occurred in the 800 block of Courthouse Road on June 12 has died.Power Outage Hits County Goverment Complex2010-06-14../smartdata.aspx?id=15398Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15398At approximately 9:15 a.m. today a power line failure occurred within the Chesterfield County Government Complex. As a result several county buildings lost electrical power. Some buildings currently are operating on generator power; others are expected to be without power for several hours. Fire and EMS Upgrades Fire-Safety Training Aids with FEMA Grant2010-06-15../smartdata.aspx?id=15431Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15431Fire and EMS Upgrades Fire-Safety Training Aids with FEMA Grant-The Chesterfield Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department recently received a FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Fire Prevention and Safety Grant to fund two new fire-safety training aids. Miller Mart Robbery Suspect is Sought2010-06-15../smartdata.aspx?id=15408PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15408Miller Mart Robbery Suspect is Sought-Police are searching for an unidentified man who robbed Miller Mart at 2910 Turner Road at about 9:20 p.m. on June 14. Police believe this may be the same suspect who robbed the store on May 10. School Vandalism Suspects Arrested2010-06-21../smartdata.aspx?id=15513PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15513Four recent Cosby High School graduates have been arrested and charged for vandalizing their school on June 10.Police Search for Union First Market Bank Robbery Suspect2010-06-21../smartdata.aspx?id=15521PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15521Police are searching for a man who robbed the Union First Market Bank branch at 11101 Hull Street Road at 3:15 p.m. today.Police Investigate Fatal Domestic-related Shooting2010-06-24../smartdata.aspx?id=15654PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15654Police responded to the 6300 block of Seti Court in the Kings Forrest subdivision at 7 p.m. on June 23. When police arrived at the home, officers discovered a woman deceased from an apparent gunshot wound.Shooting Kills One Person, Injures Another2010-06-24../smartdata.aspx?id=15655PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15655Police are investigating a double shooting that killed a woman and seriously injured an 18-year-old male. The shooting occurred at Pietros Restaurant at 2601 Osbourne Road at about 8:15 p.m. on June 23. This is a domestic-related incident.Snead Named Chesterfield County Deputy County Administrator for Human Services2010-06-24../smartdata.aspx?id=15664Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15664Snead Named Chesterfield County Deputy County Administrator for Human Services-Chesterfield County Administrator James J.L. Stegmaier is pleased to announce the appointment of Sarah C. Snead as deputy county administrator for human services. Snead, formerly the director of the Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Department of Social Services, has served in an interim capacity as deputy administrator since June 2009. ABC Store Burglarized2010-06-25../smartdata.aspx?id=15666PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15666ABC Store Burglarized-Police are investigating a burglary that occurred at the ABC store, 9949 Hull Street Road at about 4:23 a.m. today.Unidentified Body Found2010-06-26../smartdata.aspx?id=15734PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15734Chesterfield County Fire Department personnel are conducting a recovery operation for a submerged vehicle containing an unidentified body. Father Charged in Death of Infant2010-06-29../smartdata.aspx?id=15754PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15754Father Charged in Death of Infant-A 17-year-old father was arrested and charged in connection with the death of his two-month-old son. Teen Facing More Charges for June 12 Crash2010-06-29../smartdata.aspx?id=15751PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15751Teen Facing More Charges for June 12 Crash-A 17-year-old driver is now facing additional charges as a result of the single-vehicle crash in the 800 block of Courthouse on June 12. Recycling program and convenience center changes2010-06-30../smartdata.aspx?id=15779Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15779Recycling program and convenience center changes-The Chesterfield County Department of General Services has made changes to its curbside recycling program and convenience center operations, which the county hopes will reduce costs while maintaining a high level of service. Another ABC Store Burglarized2010-06-30../smartdata.aspx?id=15765PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15765Police are investigating a burglary that occurred at the ABC store, 13121 Rittenhouse DriveCloverleaf Mall Access to be Restricted2010-07-01../smartdata.aspx?id=15802PlanningChesterfield County Planninghttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15802Cloverleaf Mall Access to be Restricted-The east, west and south sides of the Cloverleaf Mall property will be fenced off to the public as of Wednesday, July 14. Police Investigate Radioshack Robbery in Chester2010-07-07../smartdata.aspx?id=15840PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15840Police are searching for an unknown man who robbed RadioShack at 12800 Jefferson Davis Highway at about 7:38 p.m. on July 6.Chesterfield County Asks Customers to Conserve Water2010-07-12../smartdata.aspx?id=15880UtilitiesChesterfield County Utilitieshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15880In response to requests by the Appomattox River Water Authority, the Chesterfield County Department of Utilities is asking its customers to voluntarily conserve water by: Chesterfield County Wins Digital Counties Survey2010-07-132:30 p.m.../smartdata.aspx?id=15887Information Systems TechnologyChesterfield County Information Systems Technologyhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=15887Chesterfield County has won the highest national award among counties in the digital-government arena by capturing the Digital Counties Survey 2010.Police Need Help to Identify Toddler Found Alone2010-07-21../smartdata.aspx?id=16012PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16012Police need the public's help to identify a toddler and reunite him with his family after a citizen found the child wandering in the 4900 block of Valley Crest Drive in the Addison at Swift Creek apartments at about 11:30 p.m. on July 20. Toddler Identified, Police Now Looking for Mother2010-07-21../smartdata.aspx?id=16020PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16020Police have identified the toddler who was found wandering in the 4900 block of Valley Crest Drive in the Addison at Swift Creek apartments at about 11:30 p.m. last night. The toddler's father contacted police earlier today upon release of the child's photo. The toddler remains in the care of Child Protective Services until he is formally released to his father.Shooting Suspect Arrested2010-07-22../smartdata.aspx?id=16027PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16027Matthew D. Vance, 18, of the 3400 block of Newbys Bridge Road was arrested and charged in connection with the shooting that injured a teen in Rockwood Park on July 20.Rockwood Park Vandalized2010-07-26../smartdata.aspx?id=16032PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16032Rockwood Park Vandalized-Police are investigating extensive vandalism that occurred overnight in Rockwood Park at 3401 Courthouse Road. A citizen discovered the vandalism and contacted police at 6:30 a.m. today14 People Charged for Underage Drinking2010-07-27../smartdata.aspx?id=16042PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=1604214 People Charged for Underage Drinking-Fourteen people between 16 and 20 were arrested and charged for underage possession of alcohol on July 24 after police discovered underage drinking at a party in a Reedy Mill home.  Animal Control Reminds Residents to Update Pet Vaccinations2010-07-28../smartdata.aspx?id=16073PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16073Animal Control Reminds Residents to Update Pet Vaccinations-Chesterfield Animal Control officers are reminding residents to have their pets' rabies vaccinations updated after a cat owner was bitten by her own cat that later tested positive for rabies. Explorers Take Third in National Competition2010-07-29../smartdata.aspx?id=16081PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16081The Chesterfield County Police Department's Law Enforcement Explorer Post 609 placed third in the shoot/don't shoot competition at the 2010 National Law Enforcement Explorer conference at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia.  Burglary Suspects Startled by Homeowners2010-08-04../smartdata.aspx?id=16143PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16143Burglary Suspects Startled by Homeowners-Police are investigating two similar residential burglaries in neighboring subdivisions in which three suspects fled after they were startled by homeowners. The burglaries occurred in the 2000 block of Lancashire Drive at about 10:45 p.m. and the 300 block of Grinell Drive at about 12:52 a.m.Chesterfield County Groups Join to Encourage Local Shopping2010-08-05../smartdata.aspx?id=16168Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16168Chesterfield County Administrator James J. L. Stegmaier joined representatives from the Chesterfield County Council of PTAs/PTSAs; DuPont Fibers Federal Credit Union; Communities in Schools; Goodwill Industries; local media representatives and others at the Chesterfield Towne Center Mall today to encourage Chesterfield County shoppers to support businesses in the county.Residents Asked to Watch for Possibly Rabid Cat2010-08-05../smartdata.aspx?id=16163HealthChesterfield County Healthhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16163Residents Asked to Watch for Possibly Rabid Cat-Residents living in the Brandermill area of Chesterfield County are asked to keep an eye out for what health officials are concerned may be a rabid cat. Exposed to Rabid Raccoon Captured Euthanized2010-08-08../smartdata.aspx?id=16185Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16185Chesterfield County Animal Control officers were called to a home in the 13800 block of Winterberry Ridge today after the owner of a cat injured last week in an encounter with a rabid raccoon reported that the cat had returned home.  Chesterfield County Receives NACWA Gold and Silver Peak Performance Awards2010-08-13../smartdata.aspx?id=16284UtilitiesChesterfield County Utilitieshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16284The Chesterfield County Department of Utilities’ wastewater treatment plants have received Gold and Silver Peak Performance Awards. The Peak Performance Awards program presented by the National Association of Clean Water Agencies, or NACWA, recognizes public wastewater treatment facilities for their outstanding compliance records in the 2009 calendar year Pedestrian Killed on Jefferson Davis Highway2010-08-13../smartdata.aspx?id=16298PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16298The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a crash that involved a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle in the 16800 block of Jefferson Davis Highway at about 12:25 a.m. today.Kroger Gas Station Robbery Suspects are Sought2010-08-19../smartdata.aspx?id=16323PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16323Police are searching for two unidentified men who robbed the gas station at Kroger, 2801 Hicks Road, at about 9:45 p.m. on Aug. 18.Chesterfield County to Partner with Richmond to Revitalize 4.7 Miles of Hull Street Road Corridor2010-08-24../smartdata.aspx?id=16408Revitalization OfficeChesterfield County Revitalization Officehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16408Chesterfield County to Partner with Richmond to Revitalize 4.7 Miles of Hull Street Road Corridor-Chesterfield County is partnering with Richmond and Virginia Local Initiatives Support Corp., or LISC, to apply for a grant that would be used to revitalize a 4.7-mile section of Hull Street Road between Walmsley Boulevard in Chesterfield County and just west of Belt Boulevard in Richmond.  Chesterfield.gov Recognized as 'Best of the Web'2010-09-01../smartdata.aspx?id=16476Information Systems TechnologyChesterfield County Information Systems Technologyhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16476The Chesterfield County website, chesterfield.gov, has been named the best website among counties by the Center for Digital Government. The organization announced today the winners of its 2010 Best of the Web and Digital Government Achievement awards, recognizing state and local governments across the U.S. for being leaders in digital delivery.Man Dies After Fall From Vehicle2010-09-04../smartdata.aspx?id=16525PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16525Man Dies After Fall From Vehicle-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating the death of 81-year-old John Leabhart of Locust Grove.Pedestrian Killed on Railroad Tracks2010-09-04../smartdata.aspx?id=16526PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16526 Pedestrian Killed on Railroad Tracks-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a crash that involved an unidentified pedestrian who was struck by a train at about 2:40 p.m. today. Pedestrian Struck by Train Identified2010-09-06../smartdata.aspx?id=16524PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16524Police have identified the man who was killed Saturday, Sept. 4 after being struck by a train as Aubrey A. Weese, 25, of the 3700 block of Luckylee Crescent in Richmond.Police Investigate Bank Robbery2010-09-11../smartdata.aspx?id=16617PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16617Police are searching for man who robbed the Wachovia branch at 4400 West Hundred Road at noon on Sept. 11. No one was injured during the robbery.  Police Investigate Homicide2010-09-11../smartdata.aspx?id=16614PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16614Chesterfield County Police are investigating the death of a woman found in a trailer in the 8600 block of Jefferson Davis HighwayPolice Make Arrest in Domestic Related Stabbing2010-09-11../smartdata.aspx?id=16616PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16616Police responded to a home in the 6100 block of Omo Road in the Kings Forrest subdivision at 4:15 a.m. on Sept. 11 and discovered a 29-year-old man with an apparent stab wound. Police Investigate Shooting, One Arrest Made2010-09-14../smartdata.aspx?id=16623PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16623Police responded to the 1100 block of Kentberry Road to investigate a shooting incident around 9:15 p.m. on Sept. 13.Chesterfield County Named One of the Nation’s 100 Best Communities for Young People Four Years in a Row2010-09-21../smartdata.aspx?id=16732Youth Planning and DevelopmentChesterfield County Youth Planning and Developmenthttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16732Chesterfield County Named One of the Nation’s 100 Best Communities for Young People Four Years in a Row-The efforts of Chesterfield County civic and community leaders were honored today when America’s Promise Alliance (the Alliance), the nation’s largest partnership organization dedicated to youth and children, announced that Chesterfield County had been named a winner of the Alliance’s 100 Best Communities for Young People (100 Best) competition presented by ING, a global financial services company and leading provider of retirement plans and programs for teachers. Its 2010 recognition marks the fourth win for Chesterfield County in the competition. Brush Fire Risks Remain High Due To Dry Conditions2010-09-22../smartdata.aspx?id=16746Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16746Brush Fire Risks Remain High Due To Dry Conditions-The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services is reminding residents that open burning is unlawful in Chesterfield County during the months of May, June, July, August and September. This includes the burning of yard debris, brush and leaves. Chesterfield County Once Again Earns AAA Bond Ratings from All Three Major Rating Agencies2010-09-22../smartdata.aspx?id=16754Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16754Chesterfield County has once again earned AAA bond ratings from all three of the nation’s top rating servicesImproperly Discarded Smoking Material Causes Townhouse Fire2010-09-28../smartdata.aspx?id=16807PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16807Improperly Discarded Smoking Material Causes Townhouse Fire-The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded early Sunday morning, Sept. 26, 2010, at 3:11 a.m. to a townhouse fire at 9805 Groundhog Drive. A call was received from the occupant notifying authorities that the Fire Officials Stress Safe Cooking, Proper Disposal of Smoking Materials2010-09-29../smartdata.aspx?id=16837Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16837Fire Officials Stress Safe Cooking, Proper Disposal of Smoking Materials-Three Vandalism Suspects Arrested2010-09-29../smartdata.aspx?id=16838PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16838Three individuals have been arrested for the overnight vandalizing of multiple vehicles at The Life Church, Home of Evangel Christian School, 16801 Harrowgate Road. Drought Conditions Continue Despite Recent Rains2010-10-01../smartdata.aspx?id=16855Cooperative ExtensionChesterfield County Cooperative Extensionhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16855Drought Conditions Continue Despite Recent Rains-Chesterfield County convened a meeting of the county’s Drought Team today to discuss the ramifications of long-term drought in Virginia over the past six months. Representatives of the National Weather Service, the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, Virginia Cooperative Extension and other agencies shared information and discussed what the region needs to do to inform and educate the public about the severity of the prevailing drought conditions. Police Investigate Homicide in Ettrick2010-10-05../smartdata.aspx?id=16865PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16865Police responded to the 3400 block of Watson Street in Ettrick at 11 p.m. on October 4.Police Make Arrest in Homicide of VSU Student2010-10-06../smartdata.aspx?id=16914PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16914 Police have arrested Deondray Maddox, 26, of the 300 block of Fillmore Street in PetersburgPolice Release Name of Murdered VSU Student2010-10-06../smartdata.aspx?id=16924PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16924Police Release Name of Murdered VSU Student-Police have released the identity of the Virginia State University student killed during an altercation at his home in the 3400 block of Watson Street on Oct. 4 as that of Daron Jozema Jack, 23.  Pedestrian Killed on Railroad Tracks2010-10-08../smartdata.aspx?id=16966PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16966The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a crash that involved a pedestrian who was struck by a train at about 9:30 p.m. today.Police Identify Pedestrian Killed on Railroad Tracks2010-10-09../smartdata.aspx?id=16967PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=16967Police Identify Pedestrian Killed on Railroad Tracks-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a crash that involved a pedestrian who was struck by a train at about 9:30 p.m. yesterday.  County Eases Water Restrictions, Urges Continued Water Conservation2010-10-13../smartdata.aspx?id=17026UtilitiesChesterfield County Utilitieshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17026County Eases Water Restrictions, Urges Continued Water Conservation-Chesterfield County has reduced emergency water-use restrictions to mandatory restrictions, effective today, that do allow limited outside water use for landscaping and other purposes. Police Make More Arrests in Assault and Robbery of Pizza Delivery Driver2010-10-15../smartdata.aspx?id=17037PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17037Police have arrested the two male suspects who were at large after the assault and robbery of a pizza delivery driver on Wednesday, October 13, in the 20800 block of Truth Drive.Chesterfield.gov Receives Ektron All-Stars Award for Best State and Local Government Site2010-10-18../smartdata.aspx?id=17055Information Systems TechnologyChesterfield County Information Systems Technologyhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17055The Chesterfield County website, chesterfield.gov, has received the Ektron All Stars Award for Best State and Local Government Site. Ektron Inc., a leading producer of social and Web-content-management software, has announced award winners in 20 categories spanning private, public and nonprofit sectors that use Ektron software. Early Morning Fire Caused by Overloaded Extension Cord2010-10-18../smartdata.aspx?id=17053Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17053The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded at 12:45 a.m. today to a residential structure fire at 4024 River Road.Bryant & Stratton College Contributes $1,000 To Domestic Violence Task Force2010-10-21../smartdata.aspx?id=17084Domestic and Sexual Violence Resource CenterChesterfield County Domestic and Sexual Violence Resource Centerhttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17084Bryant & Stratton College Contributes $1,000 To Domestic Violence Task Force-In recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Bryant & Stratton College has donated $1,000 to the Chesterfield County Domestic Violence Task Force. The donation will enable the task force to reprint 40,000 emergency information and referral cards for distribution to potential victims of domestic violence throughout the region.  Police Investigate Stabbing2010-10-21../smartdata.aspx?id=17091PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17091Police Investigate Stabbing-Police responded to the 800 block of Fahey Court to investigate a possible stabbing at 3:28 p.m. on October 20.Police Make Arrests in Case of Restaurant Robbed Twice2010-10-22../smartdata.aspx?id=17100PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17100Police Make Arrests in Case of Restaurant Robbed Twice-Two men and one male juvenile have been charged in connection with robberies that occurred at the Wah Wah Restaurant Oct. 6 and 12. The restaurant is located in the 8200 block of Hull Street Road. Construction Worker Shot During Attempted Robbery2010-11-09../smartdata.aspx?id=17314PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17314Police are searching for two unidentified men who shot and attempted to rob a construction worker in the 2700 block of Executive Drive, at about 10:30 a.m. today.Police Investigate Homicide2010-11-13../smartdata.aspx?id=17349PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17349Police Investigate Homicide-Chesterfield County Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was discovered in the parking lot of Belfair Town Houses November 12.Meadowville Interchange Groundbreaking Held2010-11-15../smartdata.aspx?id=17350Economic DevelopmentChesterfield County Economic Developmenthttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17350Meadowville Interchange Groundbreaking Held-The Virginia Department of Transportation and Chesterfield County, assisted by Congressman J. Randy Forbes, Curtis Contracting, Inc. and the Chesterfield County business community, conducted a groundbreaking ceremony today to commemorate the start of work on the Meadowville Road interchange that will link Interstate 295 to the county’s Meadowville Techology Park. Sheryl Bailey Appointed to Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board2010-11-16../smartdata.aspx?id=17356Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17356Sheryl Bailey Appointed to Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board-Dr. Sheryl Bailey, deputy county administrator, Management Services, has been appointed to the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, having been approved by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Authorized by Congress in 1975 and overseen by the SEC, the MSRB protects investors, state and local government entities, and others whose credit stands Student Arrested for Possession of a Weapon2010-11-17../smartdata.aspx?id=17368PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17368Student Arrested for Possession of a Weapon - Chesterfield County Police arrested a James River High School student today who was in possession of a firearm while on school property.  Police determined the 18-year-old student had brought an unloaded pistol to school, which was later discovered by a teacher.  Overnight Fire Caused By Discarded Cigarette Butts2010-11-18../smartdata.aspx?id=17381Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17381The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded overnight to a residential structure fire at 11915 Jean Machenberg Drive. A call was received from the occupant notifying authorities that the apartment was filling up with smoke. The occupant evacuated the residence and notified the tenants in the adjacent apartments. Sharpe Named Director of Social Services2010-11-18../smartdata.aspx?id=17383Social ServicesChesterfield County Social Serviceshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17383The Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Board of Social Services has announced Marsha L. Sharpe as the new director of the Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Department of Social Services. Three Inducted Into Senior Volunteer Hall of Fame2010-11-18../smartdata.aspx?id=17379Senior ServicesChesterfield County Senior Serviceshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17379Elizabeth S. Gayle, D. Paige Pierce and Malcolm E. Spicer were inducted into the Chesterfield Senior Volunteer Hall of Fame on Oct. 28 during a ceremony at the county government complex. The inductees also were recognized at the Board of Supervisors meeting on Nov. 17. The Senior Volunteer Hall of Fame is for county residents who have made outstanding volunteer contributions after the age of 65. County Resident Suffers Burns from Cooking Fire2010-11-23../smartdata.aspx?id=17417Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17417County Resident Suffers Burns from Cooking Fire-The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the 6600 block of Rock Run Road for a kitchen fire at 12:01 p.m. The resident attempted to remove a burning pan from the stove and take it outside, but received minor burns to the neck, chest, arms and legs. The victim was transported to St. Francis Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. The fire caused minimal damage to cabinets above the stove.Chesterfield County Launches New E-Newsletter2010-11-30../smartdata.aspx?id=17464Public AffairsChesterfield County Public Affairshttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17464Chesterfield County residents and others who want to stay informed about Board of Supervisors matters, public meetings, magisterial district updates and other county issues can subscribe to Currents, the county’s new e-newsletter, beginning today.County Bus Driver Charged in Crash2010-12-02../smartdata.aspx?id=17490PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17490Chesterfield County Police have charged Robert Mondziel, 69 years of age, of Alms Ln., with following too closely as the result of a crash that occurred on Wednesday, December 1, 2010, at approximately 3:15 PM.Chesterfield County ranks in top 10 for 2010 National Night Out2010-12-03../smartdata.aspx?id=17502PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17502Chesterfield County ranks in top 10 for 2010 National Night Out-The National Association of Town Watch released its top award winners for participation in the 2010 National Night Out. Chesterfield County ranked ninth nationally in localities with populations of 300,000 or greater. Single-Vehicle Crash Kills Driver2010-12-05../smartdata.aspx?id=17509PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17509Single-Vehicle Crash Kills Driver-The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed the driver. The crash occurred in the 23000 block of Hull Street Rd. at about 2:14 p.m. today. Person Shot During Attempted Robbery2010-12-06../smartdata.aspx?id=17514PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17514Person Shot During Attempted Robbery-Police are searching for an unidentified man who shot and attempted to rob a person in the 3100 block of Tanners Way at about 8:20 p.m. on Dec. 4. Police Search for Shooting Suspect2010-12-06../smartdata.aspx?id=17508PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17508Police Search for Shooting Suspect-Chesterfield County Police are investigating a shooting that took place in the 7500 block of Barony Court at approximately 12:30 a.m. No one was injured during this event.Identity of December 5th Crash Victim Released2010-12-07../smartdata.aspx?id=17515PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17515  Identity of December 5th Crash Victim Released-The Chesterfield County Police Department has released the identity of the woman who was killed in the single-vehicle crash in the 23000 block of Hull Street Road on December 5, 2010.Police Identify Shooting Suspect2010-12-08../smartdata.aspx?id=17542PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17542Police have identified Joshua Le'mar Willis as the suspect in the Dec. 6 shooting in the 7500 block of Barony Court. Police Arrest Shooting Suspect2010-12-09../smartdata.aspx?id=17547PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17547Police Arrest Shooting Suspect-Police have arrested and charged Joshua Le'mar Willis for the Dec. 6 shooting incident in the 7500 block of Barony Court. Man Arrested For Recent Convenience Store Robberies2010-12-11../smartdata.aspx?id=17555PoliceChesterfield County Policehttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17555Police have arrested and charged Larry Ronald Holmes III for the December 11th robbery of the 7-11 located at 9700 Jefferson Davis Highway and the December 11th robbery of the Express Mart at 9210 Jefferson Davis Highway Early-Morning Fire Displaces County Residents2010-12-13../smartdata.aspx?id=4294969106Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=4294969106Early-Morning Fire Displaces County Residents-The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to 6817 Bryanbell Drive at 3:13 a.m. for a house fire. A resident smelled smoke and located the fire on the rear deck of the home. Chesterfield Fatal House Fire Ruled Accidental2010-12-21../smartdata.aspx?id=17608Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17608Chesterfield Fatal House Fire Ruled Accidental-The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and EMS has ruled the cause of the house fire at 1801 Wrens Nest Road to be accidental. Two Killed in Early Morning House Fire2010-12-21../smartdata.aspx?id=17605Fire & EMSChesterfield County Fire & EMShttp://www.chesterfield.gov/smartdata.aspx?id=17605Two Killed in Early Morning House Fire-The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and EMS responded at 12:39 this morning to 1801 Wrens Nest Road for a house fire. Fire crews encountered heavy fire conditions upon arrival.