News Flash

Posted on: November 2, 2018

Water recovery from the Dan River

The Danville Life Saving Crew, the Danville Police Department, and the Danville Fire Department were dispatched to a report of someone in the Dan River this morning (11/2/18) at 10:04am. Apparatus arrived at Camilla Williams Park on Memorial Drive two min...

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Danville, VA Fire Department Media Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Structure fire on Martin Avenue

The Danville Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 199 Martin Avenue this morning at 9:30 am. Crews arrived at 9:36 am and found fire coming from the front and right side second story windows of a medium sized 2-story house. All occupa...

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Danville, VA Fire Department Media Releases

News Flash

Posted on: November 16, 2018

Project Imagine readies group for the future

Project Imagine logo - color

Project Imagine participants today received instruction on life skills and available resources that will assist them upon completion of the program.

Now at its midpoint, the nine-week work readiness program gives gang-affiliated youth a future off the stre...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 16, 2018

City extends waiver on debris collection limits

Public Works notice

The Public Works Department is again extending its waiver on restrictions for collection of tree limbs, brush and other storm debris for residents who pay the full refuse fee. In addition, restrictions are being waived for collection of flood-damaged furn...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 16, 2018

City Council will meet in business, work sessions

Photo of Council Chambers

City Council will meet Tuesday, Nov. 20, in a business session at 7 p.m., followed by a work session. Both sessions are open to the public.

The business session will be held in the Council Chambers on the fourth floor of the Municipal Building, which is lo...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Holiday Bazaar to feature more than 100 vendors

Holiday Bazaar banner

Kick off your holiday season on Saturday, Nov. 17, at our annual Holiday Bazaar. The show will feature more than 100 vendor booths displaying baked goods, handmade arts and crafts, flowers, wreaths, jewelry and other unique gifts.

King-Cropp food truck wil...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 14, 2018

SBA opens disaster loan outreach center in city

Storm cleanup image

(Posted Wednesday, Nov. 14) Gov. Northam announced today the opening of a Small Business Administration disaster loan outreach center at 515 Main St. in Danville. The center will open tomorrow, Thursday, Nov. 15, at 11 a.m.

Governor's news release..... Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Holiday Light Show nets place among top events

Community holiday light show logo

For the second consecutive year, the Southeast Tourism Society named Danville Parks and Recreation’s Community Holiday Light Show a Top 20 Event in the Southeast for the month of December.

“As always, we can’t say enough about...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 14, 2018

City makes available trees from storm for firewood

Free firewood available outside former Schoolfield plant

The Public Works Department is making available the tree trunks it has collected from Tropical Storm Michael for use as firewood. The tree trunks are being placed outside the fence of the Bishop Road entrance to the former Schoolfield plant of Dan River I...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 12, 2018

City Parks and Recreation receives four awards

Parks and Recreation staffers display awards

Danville Parks and Recreation recently received four awards during Virginia Parks and Recreation Society’s Annual Conference.

“As always, we are humbled to represent the community so well on such a large stage,” said Departmen...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 9, 2018

City to resume full-scale collection of loose leaves

Loose leaf collection crew in action

Beginning Monday, Nov. 12, Public Works crews will resume full-scale collection of loose leaves at the curb in residential neighborhoods. The crews have been assisting with cleanup and recovery from Tropical Storm Michael.

Leaves are collected each week on...

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Additional Info... Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 9, 2018

City extends waiver on debris collection limits

Public Works notice

The Public Works Department is extending until Nov. 16 its waiver on restrictions for collection of tree limbs, brush and other storm debris for residents who pay the full refuse fee. In addition, restrictions are being waived until Nov. 16 for collection...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 6, 2018

Danville chosen to host fire safety campaign

Fire Department logo

To raise awareness about campus and community fire safety, the Danville Fire Department, Averett University and Danville Community College are partnering with First Alert, the most trusted brand in home safety*, along with Campus Firewatch and the Michael...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 6, 2018

Courthouse to be closed Monday for Veterans Day

Exterior photo of James F. Ingram Justice Center (courthouse)

(Posted Tuesday, Nov. 6) The James F. Ingram Justice Center (Danville courthouse) will be closed on Monday, Nov. 12, for the Veterans Day holiday. The Municipal Building and all other City of Danville administrative offices will be open.

Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 5, 2018

City Council will meet in business, work sessions

Council Chambers

City Council will meet Thursday, Nov. 8, in a business session and two work sessions. All three sessions are open to the public.

City Council, which regularly meets the first and third Tuesdays of each month, moved its meeting to Thursday to avoid conflict...

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Agendas.... Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Harlow Group chooses Danville for first U.S. plant

Governor speaks with City Councilman Sherman Saunders

United Kingdom-based Harlow Group Ltd., an advanced manufacturer of highly engineered assemblies, fabrications and precision metal work services to some of the best-known companies in the world, has chosen the Cyber Park in Danville as the site of its fir...

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Governor's full news release..... Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: October 30, 2018

Danville wins grant in Main Street campaign

Poster - Danville got a TKO

Danville will receive a grant of $150,000 toward revitalizing two historic properties — 206 and 208 North Union St. — after finishing in the top 10 in a public online “Vote Your Main Street” campaign.

Danville accrue...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: October 30, 2018

Parks and Recreation Fit Mobile program recognized

PlayDanville logo

Danville Parks and Recreation’s Fit Mobile program was recognized during last week’s Health Summit hosted by the Health Collaborative for its continued efforts to improve the region’s health.

“We are proud of this pr...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: October 29, 2018

Halloween to be observed on Wednesday, Oct. 31

Halloween Jack O'Lanterns

Halloween trick-or-treating in Danville will be observed on Wednesday, Oct. 31. The Danville Police Department urges citizens to prepare for the activity so that children enjoy the boo, and avoid the boo-boos.

To assist in making the night a success for th...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: October 26, 2018

Police Department holds ninth community walk

Police car with Community and Youth Engagement logo

Danville Police officers walked door-to-door Thursday evening in the White Rock neighborhood. More than 40 members of the department — along with City Manager Ken Larking and members of the Fire Department and Sheriff's Office — went d...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: October 25, 2018

City to offer free bus service on Election Day

Vote graphic

The Danville Transit System will offer free bus service on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6, for all fixed route and reservation based trips. Passengers interested in reserving door-to-door service for the Handivan, Reserve A Ride or Senior operations are en...

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Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements
Posted on: October 25, 2018

Danville Transit launches bus locator system

Bus locator service map

Danville Transit has launched a new bus locator system that will allow riders to use their smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop devices to view the location of all fixed route buses in real time.

The information is available at https://dtbuslocator.com or...

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Bus locator map Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements

News Flash

Posted on: November 13, 2018

Reported Incidents

The information supplied is compiled from the incidents reported to the Danville Police Department in the prior seven day period.

Reported Incidents in PDF format Danville, VA Police Activity Report
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Warrants

Warrant information, including race and sex of the accused offender, is based on information supplied by the complainant. All information is subject to verification prior to warrant service. If you know the location of any of the individuals on this list,...

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Warrant list in PDF format Danville, VA Police Activity Report
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Arrest Information

The information supplied are the names of all individuals arrested (and the charge) in the previous seven days.

Arrest Information in PDF format Danville, VA Police Activity Report
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Arrest Photos

The information supplied are the Photos of individuals arrested (and the charge) in the previous seven days.

Arrest Photos in PDF format Danville, VA Police Activity Report

News Flash

Posted on: November 13, 2018

11-13-18 Victim Identified

The man found deceased on South St. this afternoon has been identified as 69-year-old Benjamin Anthony Hairston. The investigation is active and ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Danville Crime Stoppers at (434) ...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: November 13, 2018

11-13-18 Suspicious Death

The Danville Police Department is currently investigating a suspicious death. 

At approximately 4:19 pm this afternoon, Danville Police were called to a residence in the 1600 block of South St. for a report of an unresponsive male. Upon a...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: November 8, 2018

11-08-18 Charges Brought in Homicide

OnisDonnellMoon

Charges have been brought in a double homicide yesterday evening.

This morning, Danville Police charged 52-year-old Onis Donnell Moon with two counts of 1st Degree Murder in violation of VA State Code 18.2-32. He is currently being held in the Danville Cit...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: November 8, 2018

11-08-18 Homicide

The Danville Police Department is investigating a double homicide.

At approximately 9:56 pm yesterday evening, Danville Police responded to a residence in the 100 block of Lexington Ave. for a disturbance. Upon arrival, they found three individuals sufferi...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2018

11-01-18 Media Event

There will be a media event to announce the establishment of the G. Brooks Powell, Jr. Police Community Engagement Fund tomorrow, Friday, November 2, 2018 at 1:00 pm. The location will be Kickback Jack’s 140 Crown Drive, Danville, Virginia.

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2018

11-01-18 No Shave / Wacky Nails November

During the month of November you may notice some Danville Police Officers wearing a little more facial hair than normal. You may also notice some Danville Officers sporting unusual fingernail designs.

The Danville Police Department will be allowing officer...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2018

10-26-18 Beauty Shop with a Cop

Danville Police Chief Scott Booth and officers of the Danville Police Department will hold a community engagement event tomorrow, Friday, 10-26-18 at Vision Beauty Salon and Spa between the hours of 12:00pm and 1:00pm. Vision Beauty Salon and Spa is locat...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2018

10-25-18 Community Walk

Danville Police Chief Scott Booth and officers of the Danville Police Department will hold a community engagement walk today, 10/25/18 in the White Rock neighborhood. This will be the ninth such walk in a planned series spanning the balance of the year. T...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2018

10-23-18 Homicide Victim Identified

The victim in this evening's homicide has been identified as 22-year-old Dwight Montel Harris of Danville. He was found on Cabell St. suffering from apparent gunshot injuries. His body will be sent to the Medical Examiner's Office in Roanoke for an autops...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2018

Danville Police are on the scene of a possible homicide.

The Danville Police Department responded to a call of shots fired in the 600 block of Cabell St and found a male lying in the roadway. EMS was called to the scene but the male was nonviable.

 At this time the name of the man will be withheld pendi...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2018

Missing Endangered Adult located safely.

Missing Adult

The missing 64 year old woman has been located safely. A media release was sent out in an attempt to locate the endangered adult. She was seen on Memorial Drive by a citizen who notified the Danville Police Department. Officers responded and transported h...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 12, 2018

10-12-18 Second storm fatality victim identified

The second fatality victim from last nights storm has been identified as 60 year old Jennifer Bjarnesen Mitchell of Danville. Her body will be transported to Roanoke for autopsy.

See previous Danville Police media release from today:

Danville Polic...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 12, 2018

10-12-18 Storm related fatalities

Danville Police and Rescue personnel responded to the scene of two storm related incidents that resulted in fatalities overnight. 

At approximately 5:00pm William Lynn Tanksley 53 of Danville was swept away from his vehicle by swift moving water d...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 12, 2018

10-12-18 Barbershop with a Cop cancelled

 The Barbershop with a Cop community engagement event scheduled for today between 10am and 11:00am at Lou's Barbershop located at 632 South Main Street has been postponed. The new date and time will be sent out when it is rescheduled.

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2018

10-11-18 Barbershop With a Cop

Danville Police Chief Scott Booth and officers of the Danville Police Department will hold a community engagement event tomorrow, Friday, 10-12-18 at Lou's Barbershop between the hours of 10:00am and 11:00am. Lou's is located at 632 South Main Street.&...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2018

10-10-18 Carjacking arrests

10-10-18 Carjacking suspects

Three suspects have been arrested for the September 26th robbery that occurred in the 600 block of Arnett Blvd. See Danville media release below:

On 09-26-18 at approximately 8:30 pm Danville Police responded to the 600 block of Arnett Blvd for a report of...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2018

10-09-18 Social Media Threat

Yesterday Danville Public Schools contacted the Danville Police Department about a social media communication in reference to a school shooting threat. 

The threat was investigated in partnership with the Danville Public Schools and the source has...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2018

10-03-18 Unlawful Wounding arrest

Wilson

Danville Police have charged 45 year- old Danville resident Bruce Dexter Wilson with felony unlawful wounding in connection with yesterday's assault with a knife that occurred at the Danville Goodyear plant. Wilson was arrested at the Danville Police Depa...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2018

10-02-18 Aggravated Assault

Today at approximately 11:51am Danville Police and emergency personnel responded to the Goodyear-Danville Plant on Goodyear Boulevard in reference to a possible stabbing.

Upon arrival, Danville Police spoke with a male employee of Goodyear that had sustain...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2018

09-27-2018 Search for wanted teen ends in arrest........

Rayshawn Wa-heim Bennett

Danville Police have ended their search for 17 year old Rashawn Wa-heim Bennett who was wanted on charges for conspiracy to commit 1st degree murder, attempted 1st degree murder, and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony . Just before noon on 09-...

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Additional Info... Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2018

Suspect arrested in August Homicide.

A teen has been arrested in the homicide of Charlie Junior Williams.

This morning, Danville Police charged 17-year-old Kurtyus Latrell Hairston in the shooting death of  Charlie Junior Williams. Hairston was charged on August, 18, 2018 in the shoo...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2018

9-26-18 Robbery

Arnett 1

On 09-26-18 at approximately 8:30 pm Danville Police responded to the 600 block of Arnett Blvd for a report of a robbery. A female victim reported to officers that she was approached by three male subjects, one of which pointed a handgun at her and demand...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 24, 2018

Wanted Robbery Suspect identified.

Bobby Lee Keith III

A suspect has been identified in the Joy Food Store robbery on September 14, 2018. The suspect Bobby Lee Keith III  age 29 of Danville  displayed a handgun during the robbery and should be considered armed.

Anyone with information about t...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 20, 2018

09-20-18 Home Invasion and rape

Last night, 09-19-18 at approximately 10:58pm, Danville Police responded to the 500 block of Ingram Street about a report of a home invasion and rape. Once on the scene officers spoke with an adult female victim. The victim told police two black males kic...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 19, 2018

09-20-18 Community Walk

Community Engagement Walk 2

Danville Police Chief Scott Booth and officers of the
Danville Police Department will hold a community engagement walk today,09/20/18 in the Henry Street neighborhood. This will be the eighth such walk in
a planned series spanning the balance of the y...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 18, 2018

09-18-18 Robbery

On 09-14-18 at approximately 9:48 am Danville Police responded to the Joy Food Store located at 2180 West Main Street about a robbery. Once on the scene police spoke to a male employee victim. The victim told police he was stocking items in the store when...

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Additional Info... Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2018

Former Danville Police Officer Receives MADD Award for DUI Enforcement efforts in Danville

Kenyi MADD 2017 web

On Friday, September 07, 2018, Officer Andrew  M. Kenyi received the 2018 Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) award for his outstanding efforts in Drunk Driving Enforcement (DUI) as an officer with the Danville Police Department. Officer Kenyi l...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 12, 2018

Two Danville Police Officers Receive 2018 VACP Awards for Valor

2018 VACP Valor Awards

The Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police & Foundation (VACP) recently recognized two Danville Officers for their acts of bravery and valor during the performance of their duties. Officers Justin Nelson and John Stadler were recognized September 07...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 6, 2018

Danville Police continue their search for person charged in connection with a 2017 homicide.

Rayshawn Wa-heim Bennett

Danville Police continue their search for person charged in connection with a 2017 homicide. In the interest of public safety, the Danville Police Department is releasing the following juvenile charge information: Charges for conspiracy to commit 1st degr...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: September 5, 2018

09-05-18 Captain TW Jones promoted to Major.

Major TW Jones

On 09-04-18, Danville Police Captain Timothy W. Jones was promoted to the rank of Major.

Major Jones was selected during a promotion process that
took place during the month of August in which eight applicants, three DanvillePolice Captains and five Lie...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: August 27, 2018

08-28-18 Search Warrants

08-28-18 Search Warrant 2

On 08-23-18 two Danville officers on routine patrol observed activity they believed to be consistent with the sale of illegal narcotics at 3500 West Main Street (Travel Inn Motel).

The information was passed on to the Special Investigative Unit. After inve...

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Additional Info... Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: August 23, 2018

08-23-18 Community Engagement Walk

Danville Police Chief Scott Booth and officers of the Danville Police Department will hold a community engagement walk today, 08/23/18 in the Cedarbrook neighborhood. This will be the seventh such walk in a planned series spanning the balance of the year....

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: August 18, 2018

08-18-18 Charges Brought in Homicide

A teen has been arrested in the homicide of Patrick Andreaus Gunn.

This morning, Danville Police charged a 17-year-old male in the shooting death of Patrick Andreaus Gunn. He is charged with the following offenses:

1) 1st Degree Murder in violation of VA St...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: August 18, 2018

08-18-18 Homicide Victim Identified

The victim in the homicide yesterday evening has been identified as 21-year-old Patrick Andreaus Gunn of Danville.

The investigation is active and ongoing. 

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call 911, Danville Crime Stoppers...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2018

08-17-18 Homicide

This evening at approximately 7:45 p.m. Danville Police were dispatched to the 700 block of Paxton Street in reference to a person being shot. When officers arrived on the scene they discovered a deceased black male in the drivers seat of a vehic...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: July 25, 2018

07-25-18 Reward Offered.

Valero suspect 2 (2)

The Danville Virginia Police Department, in partnership
with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) and the NationalShooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), have announced a joint reward, of up to
$7,000.00, for information leading t...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2018

Danville Police Major Graduates from FBI National Academy

Wiles FBINA graduation

Danville Police Major Chris Wiles recently attended and graduated from the Federal Bureau of Investigations National Academy.  The ten week academy held at Quantico, Virginia was the 272nd Session and hosted law enforcement leaders from 48 states...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2018

Meet the Chief

A local resident has invited his neighbors and Danville PD Chief Scott Booth to a Meet the Chief event. Local resident Hakim Abdullah has scheduled a Meet the Chief event for Saturday June 23, 2018 from 1 pm - 3 pm. Chief Booth and Mr. Abdullah met today ...

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Additional Info... Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2018

Federal Charges to be announced at 1:30 pm Press Conference in Danville

DANVILLE, Va. – On Thursday, June 14 at 1:30 p.m., United States Attorney Thomas T.Cullen, Adam S. Lee Special Agent in Charge of the FBI’s Richmond Division, along with officialsfrom the Danville Police Department, Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office, t...

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Additional Info... Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Community Engagement Walk

Comm Walk

Danville Police Chief Scott Booth and officers of the Danville Police Department will hold a community engagement walk Thursday afternoon May 17, 2018 in the neighborhood adjacent to North Main St and Moffett St. and in the vicinity of the Woodrow Wilson ...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: May 2, 2018

Criminal Identity Theft Incident

Brain Lamont Terry Jr

The Danville Police Department is currently investigating a criminal identity theft incident that occurred during the month of April. The Weekly Arrest Report and Arrest Photos Report posted May 01, 2018 have been republished due to an ongoing investigati...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: May 2, 2018

Free Community Shred Event

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The Danville Police Department has partnered with URW Community Federal Credit Union and Commonwealth Document Management to bring area residents the opportunity to protect against ID Theft and rid their homes of excess paperwork. This FREE event is open ...

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Additional Info... Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: April 24, 2018

Prescription Drug Take Back event set for Saturday April 28 from 10 until 2

Don't Be the Dealer

Danville VA – On Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Danville Police Department, the Danville Sheriffs Office, and the Regional Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention will participate in the  Drug Enforcement Administration 1...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: April 17, 2018

04-17-2018 Community Engagement Walk

Danville Police Chief Scott Booth
and officers of the Danville Police Department will hold a community engagementwalk Wednesday afternoon April 18, 2018 in the Old West End neighborhood. This
will be the third such walk in a planned series spanning th...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Police seek assistance from the public in stolen vehicle incident

Photo Collage - Stolen Vehicle - Suspect Vehicle 2 unknown suspects

The Danville Police Department is currently investigating a motor vehicle theft incident that occurred on April 2, 2018 at an area gas station. The reporting party stepped inside the gas station to pay for a fuel purchase leaving the keys in the vehicle. ...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: April 3, 2018

Danville Man wanted in connection with a shooting incident

Marcus Maurice Hunt

A Danville Man is currently wanted in connection with a recent shooting incident at a local restaurant on March 29, 2018. Marcus Maurice Hunt age 31 is wanted on charges of: Malicious Wounding in violation of VA State Code 18.2-51.2 and Use of a Firearm i...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: March 19, 2018

03-19-2018 Community Engagement Walk

Danville Police Chief Scott Booth and other police staff will hold a community engagement walk Thursday afternoon March 22, 2018 in the neighborhoods adjacent to GLH Johnson Elementary School.

The walk will begin at 2 p.m. at the picnic shelter located on ...

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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2012

02-14-12 Burglary Arrest

At approximately 11:34 pm on 02-13-12, officers responded to Sacred Heart School, 540 Central Blvd., in reference to an alarm. Officers located 34 year old David Dwayne Dabbs of Danville in the area of the school.

After further investigation, Mr. Dabb...David Dwayne Dabbs

David Dwayne Dabbs Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: February 13, 2012

02-13-12 Charges Brought in Vehicle Crash

As a result of the investigation into the vehicle crash this afternoon on the Route 29 Expressway, the driver of the Nissan, John Joseph Beckelheimer, age 46 of Pittsylvania County was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol. Due to ongoing me...John Joseph Beckelheimer

John Joseph Beckelheimer Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: February 13, 2012

02-13-12 Vehicle Crash

At approximately 3:30 pm this afternoon Danville Police and EMS personnel responded to the Route 29 Expressway near Holland Road for a report of a vehicle crash.

The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2006 Nissan Pickup was being operated by a 4...Read on...

Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases
Posted on: January 24, 2012

01-24-12 Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle Update

The Danville Police Department continues to investigate an accident where a pedestrian was struck last week.

At approximately 8:20 pm on 1-17-12 a 21-year-old male was crossing Kemper Road coming from the area of Danville Community College when he was...Read on...

Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases