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Posted on: November 23, 2022

High Street View Structure Fire – 150 Kings Manor Drive

Firefighters prevented a blaze from extending into the living space of an apartment building this morning.

The Williamsburg Fire Department responded to a water flow alarm at High Street View Apartments, 150 Kings Manor Drive, at 4:08 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. ...

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Williamsburg News – Public Safety
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Williamsburg’s Seventh Annual Toy Drive

The Williamsburg Police Department, in partnership with Williamsburg Human Services, is pleased to announce the seventh annual “Stuff the Cruiser” Toy Drive. Please join us throughout November and December to donate toys to families within our community.

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Williamsburg News – Public Safety
Posted on: November 10, 2022

City of Williamsburg Announces New Fire Chief

City Manager Andrew O. Trivette is pleased to announce the hire of Larry Snyder Jr. as the City of Williamsburg’s Fire Chief, effective immediately.

Snyder has served as the interim fire chief since March 2022, and as deputy fire chief since 2014. ...

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Williamsburg News – Public Safety
Posted on: October 27, 2022

Investigators Seek Help Identifying Armed Robbery Suspects

Investigators are asking for the community’s help to identify two armed robbery suspects.

The Criminal Investigation Bureau is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at approximately 9 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 26 in the 400 block of Dunning St...

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Williamsburg News – Public Safety
Posted on: October 21, 2022

City of Williamsburg Halloween Guidelines

Trick-or-treat hours in the City of Williamsburg are from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, 2022, for children 12 and under. 

Households that do not want to participate should turn off their porch lights. 

Williamsburg Police Department recomme...

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Williamsburg News – Public Safety
Posted on: October 17, 2022

New Kent Man Charged with Unlawfully Filming a Woman

The Criminal Investigations Bureau charged Richard Lee Gibson, 59 of New Kent, with unlawfully creating an image of another and possession of obscene items.

On Oct. 12, 2022, investigators discovered that Richard Gibson attempted to place his cellphone bet...

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Williamsburg News – Public Safety
Posted on: October 17, 2022

City of Williamsburg to Host Drug Take Back Event

The Williamsburg Police Department will host a Drug Take Back Event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in the parking lot of the Municipal Building, 401 Lafayette St. 

Bring any expired or unused prescription or over-the-counter medic...

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Williamsburg News – Public Safety
Posted on: October 14, 2022

Grand Larceny Suspects Charged

Andreia Anghel, 29 of Queens, New York, and Sandor Anghel, 33 of Hemet, Calif., are wanted for committing grand larceny and conspiring to commit larceny. The two offenders stole jewelry valued at $171,000 from a business in the 400 block of W. Duke of Glo...

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Williamsburg News – Public Safety
Posted on: October 4, 2022

Update: Felony Larceny Suspect Arrested

Update (Oct. 7, 2022)

Arley Vaughn Nemo III, 42 of Portsmouth, was arrested in Newport News on Oct. 6, 2022. 

Nemo III was wanted out of Williamsburg on felony larceny charges for breaking into a vehicle in the 1400 block of Richmond Rd and stealin...

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Williamsburg News – Public Safety
Posted on: October 3, 2022

Update: Local Man and Woman Arrested for Armed Robbery

On Oct. 1, 2022, investigators from the Criminal Investigations Bureau arrested Preston Teague Fox, 32 of Williamsburg, and England Marie Holley, 33 of Williamsburg. Investigators determined Fox and Holley committed armed robbery from a local business in ...

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