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Police & Fire
Morton Marshall Ford III died in 2011 from complications related to a blood transfusion when he was shot in 1974. He was also the center of a charged legal battle regarding then police Chief Charles Strobel.
Police & Fire, Local Connections
The Alexandria police officer who was shot in the head Feb. 27 returned home and found a sweet new ride.
Government, Police & Fire, Sports, Local Connections
Following the Boston Marathon bombing attacks this week, the City of Alexandria and race organizers have increased police presence and will close a number of roads. Trashcans will be sealed.
Witnesses during a preliminary hearing Wednesday in Alexandria General District Court offered details into the case of the Alexandria police officer who was shot in the head.
Arguments will be made in Alexandria General District Court Monday morning related to the case of police Officer Peter Laboy, who was shot in the head in Alexandria in February.
The Alexandria police officer who was shot last month is now walking and in intensive therapy.
Police & Fire, Schools
Alexandria City Public Schools Superintendent Morton Sherman along with the Alexandria Police Department and others discussed issues surrounding the arrest of a 10-year-old who brought a toy gun on a bus.
Vice President Joe Biden visited the Alexandria Police Department to pay his respects for Alexandria police officer Peter Laboy, who was recently shot.
A moment of silence was held before the St. Patrick's Day Parade honoring Alexandria officer Peter Laboy, who was shot last week in Old Town Alexandria. His wife has set up a website with information about the situation.
Alexandria Police Officer Peter Laboy remains in critical condition, according to the chief medical officer attending him. He suffered a 'catastrophic gunshot wound to the head.'
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