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Feb 20, 2019
Winchester Police Investigate Shooting

On February 18, 2017 at approximately 9:42 p.m., officers with the Winchester Police Department responded to the 300 block of National Avenue for a report of…

Feb 15, 2019
Winchester Police to hold second annual Badges & Batter community pancake breakfast

The Winchester Police Department (WPD) will hold its second annual Badges & Batter community pancake breakfast on Friday, March 15, 2019 from 7:00-9:30 a.m…

Feb 15, 2019
Winchester Police to hold second annual Badges & Batter community pancake breakfast

The Winchester Police Department (WPD) will hold its second annual Badges & Batter community pancake breakfast on Friday, March 15, 2019 from 7:00-9:…

Feb 13, 2019
Winchester Police now offering online registration for Teen Citizen Academy

The Winchester Police Department (WPD) is now accepting applications for its March 30 session of the Teen Citizen Police Academy. In order to make the…

Feb 11, 2019
Man arrested for forcible sodomy following reports of indecent exposure

On February 9, 2019, at approximately 8:30 pm., the Winchester Police Department (WPD) responded to three separate incidents of a male exposing himself to…

Jan 22, 2019
Winchester Police Department’s K9 Jax to get donation of body armor

Winchester Police Department’s K9 Jax will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested…

Jan 18, 2019
UPDATE: Virginia State Police report no charges in officer involved shooting

On January 17, 2019, the Winchester Police Department (WPD) was notified by the Virginia State Police and Commonwealth’s Attorney Marc Abrams that no charges…

Jan 18, 2019
Second arrest made in armed breaking and entering

  On January 17, 2019,  at approximately 5:00 PM, the Winchester Police Department (WPD) arrested a second male in connection to last week's breaking and…

Jan 18, 2019
Officers helping with DMMS evacuation

Officers are assisting Winchester Public Schools with the evacuation of students at Daniel Morgan Middle School. This is being done as a precaution for a bomb…

Jan 18, 2019
UPDATE: Virginia State Police report no charges in officer involved shooting

On January 17, 2019, the Winchester Police Department (WPD) was notified by the Virginia State Police and Commonwealth’s Attorney Marc Abrams that no charges…