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The Winchester Police Department has immediate openings for Virginia Certified Officers. Salary is commensurate with experience. Apply online today! www.governmentjobs.com/careers/winchesterva/jobs/2507237/police-officer-i?page=2&pagetype=jobOppo... ... See MoreSee Less

πŸ“£ Area 13-17 year-olds are invited to apply for the WPD's upcoming Teen Citizen Academy! Held from 8 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. on Saturday, November 9, this one-day crash course will introduce participants to WPD officers and provide exclusive insight into the workings of the department. Perfect for students interested in pursuing careers in law enforcement or criminal justice! Fill out the easy online application right from your phone:
πŸ“² winchesterpolice.org/teen-citizens-police-academy
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πŸ“£ Area 13-17 year-olds are invited to apply for the WPDs upcoming Teen Citizen Academy! Held from 8 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. on Saturday, November 9, this one-day crash course will introduce participants to WPD officers and provide exclusive insight into the workings of the department. Perfect for students interested in pursuing careers in law enforcement or criminal justice! Fill out the easy online application right from your phone: 
πŸ“² https://winchesterpolice.org/teen-citizens-police-academy

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Hunter Allen

Kaydan Shomaker

Want to do this again kid? Nathan Storey

Michelle Dunn something RJ might want to look into

The WPD's popular Citizen and Teen Citizen Police Academies are BACK this fall!
πŸ”— Teen Academy (13-17 y.o.) info & easy online application: winchesterpolice.org/teen-citizens-police-academy
πŸ”— Citizen Academy (18+) info and application download:
winchesterpolice.org/citizen-police-academy
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Nathan Storey

Winchester Police are investigating a shoplifting at Sharp Shopper. If you can identify the female in the photos, please contact Officer Aberdeen at 540-662-4131. Reference #19031075. You can also remain anonymous by calling 540-665-TIPS or using the anonymous P3 Tip app. ... See MoreSee Less

Winchester Police are investigating a shoplifting at Sharp Shopper.  If you can identify the female in the photos, please contact Officer Aberdeen at 540-662-4131.  Reference #19031075.  You can also remain anonymous by calling 540-665-TIPS or using the anonymous P3 Tip app.Image attachment

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What’s sad is when a Judge lets one go on bail and they disappear AGAIN. Try having your home broken into twice by the same ones, 8k tools and jewelry and items stolen. Three years later I’m still waiting for justice. But like I said took a year to catch one of them Judge let her go. Known heroine addict with felonies even. Let go... let that sink in. Oh and you don’t want to go to court about it, even when judge calls recess you ask the so called city attorney if he needed to talk to you and have a bailiff run up to you stinking his finger in your face yelling at you to never do that again. Do what? Guess it was asking our city attorney one question while court was in recess. Lots of luck with catching the thieves.

Thank You for the Information πŸ‘ You do a Great Job πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

Why would anyone steal from them? This is a great store, especially for those on food stamps! I always thank God for them. Single parents are so grateful for them! That's really low,she should have just told them her plight and they probably would have given it to her.

Never heard of the store but I’m sure she’ll do it again. Just tell the store to grab the plate number the next time she drives off if anyone notices her. πŸ‘πŸ» thanks for your hard work Winchester πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

So It’s been brought to my attention that Kayla Nicole posted that this is me. 1st off I don’t steal, 2nd I don’t wear Washington Nationals, 3rd I have very visible arm tattoos and a diamond necklace that NEVER leaves my neck! I’d appreciate anymore comments by her be sent directly to me as I’ve already taken one person to court for internet slander and I will do the same to her as this is an ongoing issue with her. It’s a shame she couldn’t keep her boyfriend happy so he left her and shes butthurt since him and I are together just had a baby and planning a wedding. Since she can’t grow up and chooses to keep posting about me everywhere I’ll be filing court papers on her as well. t’s really sad that someone would steal from sharp shopper but then again we don’t know their story. Times are hard for some people and someone’s receiving assistance is almost impossible for those that need it. I pray this lady gets the help she needs to prevent this from happening again.

Man I wish stores would invest in better cameras. I hate theives and would love to help catch one but man I can take better pics with my cell phone

But nobody know that girls story on why she done y’all people are quick to judge someone I pray she gets the help she need and gods fixes the reason she is stealing

You have a not so good image then take a picture of it with a phone or camera. Can't you all load the original?

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You have to be the bottom of the barrel of bottom feeders to steal from Sharp Shopper.

Looks like Sammy Jo.... but then again she gets too many food stamps to have to steal 🀷🏼‍♀️

I’m laughing so hard πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ what a clown

A Miller?

Wowwww.. Really? Thats like stealing from the Dollar Tree!

One of the cheapest stores around..SHAME ON YOU

See they even use cheap cameras !

Not bad. Go Nats πŸ˜‰

Sharp shoppers seriously smh

She looks like two ppl I've met since over been out here...but doult it was then

“Internet slander” like the police department didn’t post this for the communities help 🀦🏼‍♀️ that’s what crack does to ya kids πŸ˜‚

Scum.

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🚌 Tomorrow is the first day of school in the city of Winchester! That means school buses will once again become part of your morning and afternoon commutes - let's keep our school bus stops safe by observing the law and stopping every time you see the school bus lights, stop sign, and stop arm activated. If you don't stop for those lights, you risk seeing our police lights - or even worse, ambulance lights. 🚨

πŸŽ₯ Watch our video for school bus stop safety tips and refresh your memory of school bus stop laws here: ⬇️https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title46.2/chapter8/section46.2-859/
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I'm not ready for my kids to go back to school but they need their education that's the important part. I hope everyone has a wonderful year. Also thank you Winchester police department for everything yall do for our community. Also I try to let people know you can share pictures of your kids in their awesome school outfit just dont show what school their going to theirs way to many predators out their that are sick in the head.

Thank you so very much for what you do to keep our children safe

Yes be very careful

A few years ago my child was almost hit by someone who chose to drive right through a school bus stop (with the sign out and everything). It was horrifying. I’m even more surprised that the buses don’t have exterior cameras to catch the people who break these laws. So important to follow the laws regarding school buses!!

Good grief that's early. Poor kids.

Hey Terry E Orndorff. Tell her to come sit on Green. She could write tickets ALL day long. Morning and afternoon. Cars pass the stopped bus sign at least 3x a week, just at van fossen and green. The kids bus driver said it happens to her constantly!

Wow you all really start back early, hardly a summer break

Kim Mills

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We had a blast at last night's National Night Out! Many thanks to all of the citizens, businesses, and community partners as well as the Winchester Police Volunteers in policing, Winchester City Sheriff's Office, and Winchester Fire and Rescue Department for attending and making this night so special. ... See MoreSee Less

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Winchesterians people thank you so much for your time and your wonderful community

Our Community Resources Team working hard preparing for tonight’s National Night Out. Don’t forget to join us in Old Town tonight for food and fun! ... See MoreSee Less

Our Community Resources Team working hard preparing for tonight’s National Night Out. Don’t forget to join us in Old Town tonight for food and fun!

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Thank you guys for everything that you provided for our family

Have a safe and enjoyable event tonight!!!

God bless you all πŸš”πŸ‡±πŸ‡·β€β€

Stay safe tonight everyone

Cool outfit? βœ”οΈ
Backpack full of school supplies? βœ”οΈ
Students go back to school in Winchester this Thursday, August 8th. K9 Raff is ready! 🐾 Winchester Public Schools
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Cool outfit? βœ”οΈ
Backpack full of school supplies? βœ”οΈ
Students go back to school in Winchester this Thursday, August 8th. K9 Raff is ready! 🐾 Winchester Public Schools

It's finally Friday! Don't forget that next Tuesday, August 6 is National Night Out. We'll be on the Loudoun Street Mall from 5:30-8:30 p.m., so stop by and say hi! More info about the national event can be found at natw.org ... See MoreSee Less

Winchester Police are investigating a report of shots fired in the 500 block of North Kent Street. The incident occurred on August 1st at approximately 9:00 pm. Detectives were called to the scene and assisted officers with locating and processing evidence which included firearm cartridge cases. No one was injured during the incident. Anyone who has information and wants to remain anonymous can call 540-665-TIPS or use the P3 tip app. The Winchester Police Department can be reached at 540-662-4131. ... See MoreSee Less

Winchester Police are investigating a report of shots fired in the 500 block of North Kent Street.  The incident occurred on August 1st at approximately 9:00 pm.  Detectives were called to the scene and assisted officers with locating and processing evidence which included firearm cartridge cases. No one was injured during the incident.  Anyone who has information and wants to remain anonymous can call 540-665-TIPS or use the P3 tip app.  The Winchester Police Department can be reached at 540-662-4131.

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this is not the first, 2nd or even 3rd time shots have been fired on Kent Street. The whole street needs extra patrol.

North Kent Street, isn't the police station at the intersection of North Kent Street and Piccadilly?

Those Amish at it again?

Winchester Fire/Police Chatter

While you're over there investigating, shoo those bums outta town. Send em to Martinsburg.

Tamara Phillips

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We love our Volunteers in Policing! Thank you for all the continued support and today’s generosity with all the delicious food! ... See MoreSee Less

We love our Volunteers in Policing! Thank you for all the continued support and today’s generosity with all the delicious food!Image attachment

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We love supporting Winchesters Finest!

Y'all are corrupt. READ: Re: Estate of D'Londre Minifield v. City of Winchester UPDATE 11-29-19 @9:37PM Chief Judge Urbanksi in the US DISTRICT COURT in the Western District of Virginia DENIES THE CITY OF WINCHESTER'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT TODAY AND REOPENS DISCOVERY FOR 6 MORE MONTHS.... SEE ORDER ATTACHED HERE Breaking: New INFORMATION in the Minifield Police Homicide civil rights case filed in US district federal court (i.e., which occured on 2-28-16 near Orchard Crest Apartments) demonstrates Dlondre Minifield did not shoot himself in the back of his head and that he was not lying face down on the ground when the fatal shot was fired contrary to the statements by Winchester police officers and the City Administration. Indeed sworn testimony was entered into the record this week during ongoing litigation which supports that 1) DLondre Minifield was hanging over a 6ft fence after he was shot; and 2) that one of Minifields legs became snagged in the fence hindering police officers from being able to pull the lifeless body off the fence "after" he had been shot and killed. The police officers maintained Minifield jumped on the ground face down after being chased by Officer Chris Ivins and then field trainee Stephanie Sills. They say Minifield refused to comply with commands from officers at which time Minifield purportedly turned his head to the left and placed a 38 caliber revolver behind his right ear and pulled the trigger. However, the disinterested eye witnesses testified under oath that he was not shot on the ground but instead while climbing a 6ft fence and that Minifield hung from the fence lifeless after a police officer discharged their firearm. This supports the Estates position that a pervasive conspiracy by the Winchester Police Dept police officers and other agencies and officers to cover up the identity of the police officer who shot Minifield in the back of his head existed and is still ongoing. And most likely that Officers coordinated this dubious scheme with one another and local/state agency top officials and several local businesses/individuals before they planted a 38 Snub Nose Police Chief bull dog revolver under Minifields body and tampered/altered the wound site on decedent's head. Counsel for the City of Winchester stated none of the 10 police cruisers which were involved in the incident were equipped with dashcams during the chase and shooting death of DLondre Minifield. Additionally WPD police officers intentionally drafted false police reports and voluminous PRESS RELEASES which incorporated knowingly false statements by the officers involved who reported D'Londre Minifield was the individual with a gun during a fight 1/2 mile away from where Minifield was discovered by officers. Officer Stephanie Sills may have perjured herself last week when she swore under oath that Minifield shot and killed himself while lying face down on the ground; when apparently the un-corroborating witnesses' testimony clearly showed that Sills most likely knew Minifield [did not] commit suicide. Sanzenbacher's sudden departure(soon after Minifields Estate filed its Notice of Claim) is a strong indicator the municipality also had affirmative knowledge of the wrongful conduct and forced the former chief of police out of the Winchester Police Dept to control the damage and further hide/obfuscate the events which are most likely blemishing the City of Winchester's and its Administration's credibility, judgment, morality and municiple ethics. Further -- and specifically -- Former Chief of Police Kevin Sanzenbacher, current Major Kelly Rice, Former City Attorney Tony Williams and current City Manager Eden Freeman for the City of Winchester and no less than eight (8) WPD police officers, (3) Frederick County Sheriffs deputies and others should be placed under indictment by a federal grand jury. Or at the very least a Special Grand Jury should be convened to investigate the City of Winchester and the police officers involved. If you live in the City of Winchester contact your city councilman and the Mayor. Demand accountability!! All of these individuals should be termimated if they havent been yet. THIS IS MOST LIKELY THE LARGEST AND MOST PERVASIVE MULTI JURISDICTIONAL, MULTI-AGENCY POLICE HOMICIDE COVERUP IN MODERN HISTORY OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA.

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It's Flashback Friday! This little cutie is all grown up and the WPD is still going strong with its yearly participation in National Night Out, which returns to the Loudoun Street Mall on August 6 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Come out and meet WPD officers, Winchester Fire and Rescue Department personnel, and our community partners in public safety!
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Its Flashback Friday! This little cutie is all grown up and the WPD is still going strong with its yearly participation in National Night Out, which returns to the Loudoun Street Mall on August 6 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Come out and meet WPD officers, Winchester Fire and Rescue Department personnel, and our community partners in public safety! 
https://winchesterpolice.org/national-night-out-returns-august-6-to-the-loudoun-street-mall

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I love that kiddo! πŸ˜‰ still adorable!

What a great photo (s) Thank you WPD for all you do!

We have one every year in Shamokin Pa a great time

Awe πŸ₯°πŸ₯°πŸ₯°

Sandee Bettis Rowley

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Winchester Police are trying to identify two males involved in a felony shoplifting reported on July 23rd. If you have information, please contact us 540-662-4131, the anonymous tip line at 540-665-TIPS, or the anonymous P3 tip app. ... See MoreSee Less

Winchester Police are trying to identify two males involved in a felony shoplifting reported on July 23rd.  If you have information, please contact us 540-662-4131, the anonymous tip line at 540-665-TIPS, or the anonymous P3 tip app.Image attachment

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I seen them these two that are pictured at Ranson Home Depot Thur afternoon. They were outside in lawn & garden when I pulled up. They had long sleeves on and a hoodie on and it was hot! I immediately recognize them from this Facebook post. These two waited for a huge tall white male to come out and he pulled something out of this clothes and gave it to the black guy. Then all 3 ran and got into a dark blue Chevy Colbolt car WV tags ending in 211. The police were on their way I tried to block them but they threw it in reverse and bolted threw the parking lot. The car had more people in it too. Hope they get the help they need.

I’m sure the police would rather see comments that would lead to an arrest. Some of you are very sick minded to say the things that are being said here. May your kids or family members ever have to hear such bullying from others, because KARMA does strike back. May the officers bring them both to justice♥️.

Shouldn’t be too difficult to spot. Well, except for the transparent guy.

I would check every RV from Martinsburg to Harrisonburg. Careful, Mobile meth labs tend to explode. πŸ˜‚

I love the people sticking up for these clowns in this thread. I bet you guys are the kinda people that would apologise to Isis too huh? πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

That crew definitely will stand out

I thought we weren't raiding Area 51 till September...

that’s definitely duddits from dream catcher... google it.. stay woke

Sorry people know they’ve done wrong but can’t see making fun of others maybe he has cancer etc. or maybe he does do drugs either way if these guys need help I hope they get it.

It's the middle of summer and dude still white as a ghost!

Hope they stole some steriods 🀷🏼‍♂️

I saw them at vixens.

Pretty sure the guy on the right is Ninja from Fortnite.....

Well, when you catch them make sure you let the one on the right phone home....

Escape from area 51

Well anyone know whats up with the Triangle Diner? 🀣

I'll contact Agents Fox and Mulder, they'll find them, The Truth is Out There

Found the area 51 alien.

I can’t believe those two were up to no good.

Area 51 comes to Winchester....

Happens everyday at Lowe's.

Are they trying out for THE WALKING DEAD????

They look like brother cousins

Were they METHodical?

Just a dude and the alien he got from the Area 51 raid.

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The Winchester Police Department has identified the man found deceased in Town Run on July 22 as 62-year-old Kenneth Romick of Millwood Pike in Frederick County. An autopsy was performed by the Medical Examiner’s Office on July 23. Foul play is not suspected in Romick’s death. winchesterpolice.org/deceased-man-found-in-town-run ... See MoreSee Less

The Winchester Police Department has identified the man found deceased in Town Run on July 22 as 62-year-old Kenneth Romick of Millwood Pike in Frederick County. An autopsy was performed by the Medical Examiner’s Office on July 23. Foul play is not suspected in Romick’s death. https://winchesterpolice.org/deceased-man-found-in-town-run

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Rest in Peace:(

Thank You for the update πŸ‘

May he Rest In Peace!

Rest with Jesus...πŸ˜‡πŸ€—β˜‡πŸ˜’β€πŸŒβ›ͺπŸ’πŸ¦„πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘€πŸ’€πŸ’©πŸ’©L

It's very sad that he died alone.

Sorry for his family

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UPDATE 7/23: The WPD has identified the man found deceased in Town Run on July 22 as 62-year-old Kenneth Romick of Millwood Pike in Frederick County. An autopsy was performed by the Medical Examiner’s Office on July 23. Foul play is not suspected in Romick’s death.
winchesterpolice.org/deceased-man-found-in-town-run

Deceased man found in Winchester's Town Run at approximately 2:10 p.m. this afternoon - winchesterpolice.org/deceased-man-found-in-town-run
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UPDATE 7/23: The WPD has identified the man found deceased in Town Run on July 22 as 62-year-old Kenneth Romick of Millwood Pike in Frederick County. An autopsy was performed by the Medical Examiner’s Office on July 23. Foul play is not suspected in Romick’s death. 
https://winchesterpolice.org/deceased-man-found-in-town-run   

Deceased man found in Winchesters Town Run at approximately 2:10 p.m. this afternoon -  https://winchesterpolice.org/deceased-man-found-in-town-run

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So sad Many homeless feel so unworthy to save. They need so much care and we. Annoy ignore them. Their lives matter

So sad sending Prayers

Wow, I had just driven past there around 2.

Anyone identify this person yet ??

So 2 male bodies within 2 days?

Minda McFarland

Ricketts Earnhardt

Justin Linaburg

Stephen Oxendine

Dawn Dodson

Sam Bock

Wendy Ann

Eww

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Dusting for fingerprints and finding the culprit who stole the donut is always a favorite activity of the Junior Academy cadets! ... See MoreSee Less

Dusting for fingerprints and finding the culprit who stole the donut is always a favorite activity of the Junior Academy cadets!

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Can I get information on that program? Junior cadet's

Bill Copp - may need this exercise for the next cookie theft case. πŸ™‚

Samantha Joy

Our Junior Academy cadets are learning about radar! ... See MoreSee Less

Our Junior Academy cadets are learning about radar!

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That little girl would love to do mine πŸ˜‚

Prayers

Teach them how to use it right! I was pulled over in southern Virginia for “ running 88 in a 65” with cruise set on 70 as a Silverado blew past me while we were passing the incompetent cop running radar.

See that license plate light out little girl? Let's pull them. But it's daytime! So ....

Sally Bennett

Lets talk about civil asset forfeiture next.

I would like to learn radar

teach them about entrapment as well

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Please take a moment to read these Community Cat Feeding Guidelines from the SPCA of Winchester, Frederick, & Clarke Counties. ... See MoreSee Less

Please take a moment to read these Community Cat Feeding Guidelines from the SPCA of Winchester, Frederick, & Clarke Counties.

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"...can become part of a healthy ecosystem" .... No. They cannot. They are an invasive species who do nothing but harm and disrupt the natural ecosystem, and kill billions of native birds and mammals each year. Spaying and neutering does seem to be the best way to control populations (though research is still quite lacking in that area) but please don't spread misinformation saying that they can be beneficial. They do not belong in this ecosystem. Sources: link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10530-018-1796-y www.nature.com/articles/ncomms2380

Why do they advise NOT feeding wet ( canned ) food to outdoor cats ? ( trying to learn all I can on this subject )

Susan Thomas Chesley Sara Fish Brown

Press release from our colleagues at the Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition:
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Increase Reported in Drug Overdoses:
Task Force reports spike in overdoses over the past week

WINCHESTER – Seven drug overdoses have been reported by the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug and Gang Task Force in the past week and two of the individuals who suffered an overdose, lost their lives. The Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition (NSVSAC) wants to bring awareness to these latest overdoses in hopes of preventing anyone else from dying.

The most recent overdose death happened on Wednesday, July 17th in Frederick County. On Sunday, July 14th, an individual died in Clarke County. The five non-fatal overdoses happened in Winchester (2), Frederick County (2), and Shenandoah County (1). The latest overdoses bring the total number of deaths in 2019 to 20 and the total number of non-fatal overdoses to 75.

The NSVSAC is asking the public to share the latest overdose alert with others in an effort to bring awareness. It is encouraged that family members and friends of individuals who use opioids or heroin obtain NARCAN, a medication that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose and saves lives. The next REVIVE! training will be held on August 5, 2019 from 10 a.m. – Noon at Shenandoah University, Brandt Student Center, Room Number 118. To register go to www.surveymonkey.com/r/NH2K73G. Attendees of the REVIVE! training will receive NARCAN for free. NARCAN can also be picked up at any of the Lord Fairfax Health District Health Departments. Please call to schedule a short training and to receive the medication. For a complete list of the offices go to www.roadtorecovery.info.

Spikes in overdoses haven’t been detected locally during the summer months. This latest increase further emphasizes the need for individuals who are living with addiction to seek treatment. Individuals who are living in recovery are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to speak with over the phone, by calling Northwestern Community Services’ Peer2Peer Regional Warm Line at 1-833-626-1490. Northwestern Community Services also has a Peer Recovery Center located at 1014 Amherst Street, Winchester. The Peer Center is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For additional information and resources visit www.roadtorecovery.info and click on the treatment or resources tabs at the top of the page.
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Press release from our colleagues at the Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition: 
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Increase Reported in Drug Overdoses: 
Task Force reports spike in overdoses over the past week 

WINCHESTER – Seven drug overdoses have been reported by the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug and Gang Task Force in the past week and two of the individuals who suffered an overdose, lost their lives.  The Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition (NSVSAC) wants to bring awareness to these latest overdoses in hopes of preventing anyone else from dying.     

The most recent overdose death happened on Wednesday, July 17th in Frederick County.  On Sunday, July 14th, an individual died in Clarke County.  The five non-fatal overdoses happened in Winchester (2), Frederick County (2), and Shenandoah County (1).  The latest overdoses bring the total number of deaths in 2019 to 20 and the total number of non-fatal overdoses to 75.   

The NSVSAC is asking the public to share the latest overdose alert with others in an effort to bring awareness.  It is encouraged that family members and friends of individuals who use opioids or heroin obtain NARCAN, a medication that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose and saves lives.  The next REVIVE! training will be held on August 5, 2019 from 10 a.m. – Noon at Shenandoah University, Brandt Student Center, Room Number 118.  To register go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NH2K73G.  Attendees of the REVIVE! training will receive NARCAN for free.  NARCAN can also be picked up at any of the Lord Fairfax Health District Health Departments.  Please call to schedule a short training and to receive the medication.  For a complete list of the offices go to www.roadtorecovery.info.   

Spikes in overdoses haven’t been detected locally during the summer months.  This latest increase further emphasizes the need for individuals who are living with addiction to seek treatment. Individuals who are living in recovery are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to speak with over the phone, by calling Northwestern Community Services’ Peer2Peer Regional Warm Line at 1-833-626-1490.  Northwestern Community Services also has a Peer Recovery Center located at 1014 Amherst Street, Winchester.  The Peer Center is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

For additional information and resources visit www.roadtorecovery.info and click on the treatment or resources tabs at the top of the page.

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I heard the one this morning on the scanner , so sad so young

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Patsy Musick Wife of VIP member Paul Musick excepting an memory box in honor of Paul a veteran VIP who passed away last year. Detective William Griffith presented for the Volunteers in Policing πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ ... See MoreSee Less

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"Patsy Musick, Wife of VIP member Paul Musick, acccepting a memory box in honor of Paul, a veteran VIP who passed away last year. Detective William Griffith presented for the Volunteers in Policing. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ" I've corrected the errors in the text of this post. It's quite disturbing that whomever posts for you has such a poor grasp on the English language.

He was a wonderful man !

Nice man!

You wouldn't leave your phone unlocked, so why would you leave your car unlocked?? July is National Vehicle Theft Prevention Month. Do your part to protect your property by rolling up the windows, hiding the valuables (preferably in the trunk), and always locking your vehicle (even in your driveway!) when you leave it unattended. Remember our slogan - Lock it Tight or Risk the Swipe! Together, we can Combat the Cat. winchesterpolice.org/crime-prevention

More info from NHTSA: www.nhtsa.gov/road-safety/vehicle-theft-prevention
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This teen resides in Ranson, WV and is missing. Please help the family and our local law enforcement by sharing. If you have information, please contact your nearest law enforcement agency.***UPDATE- 07/14/2019
The MISSING TEEN from Ranson/Jefferson County, West Virginia has been LOCATED.
Thank you For sharing and helping to make this possible.

#Missing #MissingFromWestVirginia #WestVirginia #RansonWV #Ranson #JeffersonCounty #NationalCenterForMissingAndEndangeredInc #NationalCenterME #WHSV - TV 3 #NBC4 #Mary Ellen McNerney Donovan #WTTG FOX5 #ABC 7 News - WJLA #WUSA 9 #WVSBA
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This teen resides in Ranson, WV and is missing.  Please help the family and our local law enforcement by sharing.  If you have information, please contact your nearest law enforcement agency.

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Hope shes found soon keep us updated.

Thank you for sharing.

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This thoughtful young lady is selling lemonade on S Stewart Street. Proceeds go the SPCA. Corporal Sales and Officer Clouse stopped by to visit and chat with Emme. ... See MoreSee Less

This thoughtful young lady is selling lemonade on S Stewart Street. Proceeds go the SPCA. Corporal Sales and Officer Clouse stopped by to visit and chat with Emme.

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Thank you so much WPD. It meant the world to her and she had a lot of people donating to the SPCA. She will be back after 1. Because of watch dogs like Eric Rioux I have to follow child labor laws and give her a break. Lol.

❀ We love us some Corporal Sales!!! Such a GREAT guy and wonderful Dad with an AMAZING daughter!!! Stay safe out there!!!

Wonderful idea....GOD BLESS all of you!

Thanks to the young lady who doing outstanding job for a great cause.

Way to go, Emme with the heat, hopefully you did great! Thumbs up and big smiles to everyone! πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ˜ƒ

Great job guys this is what it's all about. I did that for many years what I miss more then anything.

Way to go, Emme! <3

Thank you sweetie!

Awww love you Cuzzo! ❀️

Two more of Winchesters Finest! Stay safe.

This is what kids should be doing, great job Emmie ,winchester send the others over to their drinks great to see these officers,I quess unlike Starbucks these guys were welcome, any one in Winchester should go have a drink there

Nice and very thoughtful

Awesome! Love to see lemonade stands today.

Best story of the summer. Your family must be so proud

Seen this cute little girl this morning setting up. She is so cute

My buddy Sales

A very nice thing to do for the SPCA

Awww you guys are so kind

Way to go Emme!! Winchester’s Best! Be Safe Brothers

Hope she did really well!!

Hi WE!

How awesome πŸ’œ

Love this!!!

Sales is a great guy. I was in alot of trouble when i was a teenager and Sales would randomly come to my house to check up on me and make sure I was doing ok and nerd out over Dragonball Z with me. Im in my 30s now. I doubt he would remember me now but i never forgot him. Glad to see hes still around.

Is her family the owners of Nanny’s old house?

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Let freedom ring πŸŽ‡πŸ””Happy Fourth of July from the WPD! ... See MoreSee Less

Let freedom ring πŸŽ‡πŸ””Happy Fourth of July from the WPD!

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To all your officers thank you , stay safe happy fourth

Happy 4th of July for all the staff and thank you guys

Happy 4th, WPD!! Have a safe and productive weekend!

Happy 4th to you hope it will be a. Good one

Happy 4th of July!

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And the same too you all. Please stay safe

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*While Facebook is down, you can watch the video here. youtu.be/mSPUChZyF9Y

Winchester's Public Safety Team wishes you a safe and happy 4th of July! Celebrate our independence responsibly by NEVER driving drunk and refrain from using your cell phone behind the wheel. Staying safe on the roads will ensure that you and all those around you will have a safe holiday weekend!
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Not coming up system is still messed up

Effective July 1 in the Commonwealth of Virginia, it is illegal to hold a hand-held device while driving in a work zone. ... See MoreSee Less

Effective July 1 in the Commonwealth of Virginia, it is illegal to hold a hand-held device while driving in a work zone.

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Great Job Winchester PD Thank you all for your service be safe out there

While a start in the right direction, this should be everywhere, not just work zones.

Good! Now if that can be enforced itd be great.

It's really bad on back maintain road all the time and woman putting on makeup

I still see people doing it all the time

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Last year in Virginia, 126 people were killed and 13,700 people were injured in distracted driving crashes. Think about that for a moment - that’s 126 people who won’t be celebrating the Fourth of July with their families this year. A text isn’t worth your life or someone else’s. VirginiaDMV @AAAVANEWS #DontDriveIntexticated take the pledge! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you for being out there protecting us keeping us safe Thank you all for your service be safe out there

Can't believe people can't put the phones away when they drive. Been run off the road many times by people not paying attention.

NO TRUER WORDS EVER SPOKEN!!!

Our very own ECC Director, Erin Malloy, recently attended the National NENA Conference where she was sworn in to the 2019-2020 Board of Directors. Congratulations Erin on your selection and great representation of the WPD. ... See MoreSee Less

Our very own ECC Director, Erin Malloy, recently attended the National NENA Conference where she was sworn in to the 2019-2020 Board of Directors.  Congratulations Erin on your selection and great representation of the WPD.Image attachment

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Congratulations

Congratulations

Congrats!

Congrats Erin.

Effective July 1. Children must remain rear-facing in child safety seats until age two, or until the child reaches the minimum weight limit for a forward-facing child restraint device as prescribed by the manufacturer of the device. ... See MoreSee Less

Effective July 1. Children must remain rear-facing in child safety seats until age two, or until the child reaches the minimum weight limit for a forward-facing child restraint device as prescribed by the manufacturer of the device.

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The number of comments on this thread that are based on misconceptions is staggering. I would like to applaud Virginia for passing a law based on crash tests and scientific studies regarding how to safely transport small children. I urge anyone who doesn't understand this law to do some REAL research on neck development and child/car safety. Rear-facing is safer. End of story. Btw, kids don't care if their legs are bent. My son didn't, nor did any of his friends. PLEASE do your research to understand why this law has gone into effect.

Winchester PD Thank you all for your service be safe out there keep up the good work

It would be nice if the picture showed proper use considering you're a police department. Straps have to be at or below the shoulders for rear-facing, not above as pictured here. Also, either this is a foreign seat and not legal in the US or the chest clip is way too low. I know you have certified CPSTs, I took the class with them several years ago. Disappointed to see you don't utilize them for posts like this.

I don't know how we survived the 50's and 60's..then again we rode in tanks and the backs of pickup trucks.

That poor kid looks so uncomfortable. He is way to tall to be rear facing. I dont agree with this new law.

That is a very tall under 2 year old.

That boy is for sure over two. But the parents can decide if want to continue rear facing after 2 or weight. My son is 3 and still rear facing. Before i had a child i saw a man with his son like this one so i asked why, hes legs looked tight and he told me he worked in the ER department at the hospital and had seen many kids come in from tragic accidents that could have had a better outcome if were just rear facing. The back of the car seat will hit first, not your child.

U see how bunched up the child’s legs are, it’s super crazy, Andy’s my child was that young still no way I would cramp him up like that in a car, especially if going traveling for hours, they are out of there minds, and u see u don’t even have straps right in the picture, why would u post a picture trying to give correct info when that child isn’t even buckled in right. #Fixthestraps

The bigger boys feet are curled up He has no room to stretch - he’s too tall

I think this is crazy.

That poor baby don't look too safe to me

That doesn't look safe or comfortable.

Keyaira Newman

Exactly as that little boy is sitting his legs are all bent up not good for a child’s circulation if riding for a period of time

whats the weight limit

Randi Kaye

In a car accident wouldn’t a taller child like this possibly end up with severe damage to legs due to lack of space?

Ok well i do not like this new law. I find it stupid. The kid in the picture is to tall. Not to mention how is the driver or passanger suppost to be comfortable on a car ride. I dont see how this would be safer if the kid gets broken legs from being folded in half.

Stephanie Tarbell

poor kid dont have no room for his legs

Left photo in this article shows a child’s vertebrae at age 1. Right photo is age 6. This is why children need to rear face not only to age two, but to their car seat’s rear facing weight/height limits. csftl.org/why-rear-facing-the-science-junkies-guide/

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Please help us share this post. The WPD is in search of the following historical photos of Chiefs of Police: John Mesmer (1870s,1880s), John Seabright (1880s), M. Forney (1880s), E.R. Trenary (1880s), and Stewart Seabright (1890s,1900s). If you have photos or information, please contact Lt. Amanda Behan at (540) 545-4716 or send us a message on Facebook. ... See MoreSee Less

Please help us share this post. The WPD is in search of the following historical photos of Chiefs of Police: John Mesmer (1870s,1880s), John Seabright (1880s), M. Forney (1880s), E.R. Trenary (1880s), and Stewart Seabright (1890s,1900s). If you have photos or information, please contact Lt. Amanda Behan at (540) 545-4716 or send us a message on Facebook.

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Will search Archives at library to see if we have them on file.

That profile sure looks like the great, Fred Hildebrand.

I don't have any but shared the post.

Great idea!

What a great idea.

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Big congratulations to the yellow team, AKA Electric Banana Marshmallows, on their Kids & Cops Camp kickball championship win! They faced the purple team on the turf at Shenandoah University this afternoon. ... See MoreSee Less

Big congratulations to the yellow team, AKA Electric Banana Marshmallows, on their Kids & Cops Camp kickball championship win! They faced the purple team on the turf at Shenandoah University this afternoon.Image attachment

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Keep up the good work 😎😎

That’s amazing. What an awesome program.

Great officers doing great things for our youth!!!

That's so awesome 😎 😎 kids need some help sometimes 😎 to keep them from getting into trouble 😎😎

Congratulations to all the kids. Clif vs Craig!!

Had a great time being able to volunteer my time to help with such a worthwhile cause!

Congratulations

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Today is the final day of Kids & Cops Camp 2019. Much gratitude is owed to the local businesses that supported the program this year! Their donations to the Camp through the Frederick County/Winchester Law Enforcement Foundation helped ensure that all of our campers and counselors had a fun, memorable experience. ... See MoreSee Less

Today is the final day of Kids & Cops Camp 2019. Much gratitude is owed to the local businesses that supported the program this year! Their donations to the Camp through the Frederick County/Winchester Law Enforcement Foundation helped ensure that all of our campers and counselors had a fun, memorable experience.

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That's so awesome 😎 😎

The interaction between the kids and police officers is awesome. Winchester is so very fortunate to have the finest officers anywhere. Congratulations to Kids and Cops for another great camp!

We are so thrilled that the kids, and the cops, had a fantastic week! Forever grateful to our sponsors, and looking forward to adding more next year! Great job to the staff who put this all together! Without the officers and Melodie working hard on it, it would not be such a success!

Thank you ALL for such an amazing camp experience for the kids this week. My son, Halston, enjoyed himself immensely. πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ’₯

Thanks to all involved

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On Saturday, June 22, 2019, several roads in downtown Winchester will be closed for the Curves to Cores HOG Rally parade from the Harley-Davidson on Route 50 to Old Town Winchester. PLEASE NOTE that anyone parked on Cameron Street from Cork Street to Rouss Avenue after 10:00 a.m. will not be able to move their vehicles until 4:00 p.m. that afternoon. This is to ensure parade participant and spectator safety.

See the closures and read the story here: www.winchesterva.gov/road-closures-hog-rally-parade
List of road closures can also be found here: www.winchesterva.gov/public-works/current-road-closures
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Allyson Haleigh Brinklow

R youll riding in it tena

Nohemy García

Just to be prepared, is this a 5 hour parade?

Registration for the July 20 Junior Academy is now FULL. Thank you to all who applied! If you missed today's registration, we will have one more for the year on August 28 (for the September 28 session). ... See MoreSee Less

Registration for the July 20 Junior Academy is now FULL. Thank you to all who applied! If you missed todays registration, we will have one more for the year on August 28 (for the September 28 session).

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How do i know if my son got in? I filled out an application and it went through but I haven’t received an email

Kim Kimberly Begnaud

Hey, Skyline Paintball & Laser Tag! Thanks so much for having us today during day 3 of Kids & Cops camp! 😁 ... See MoreSee Less

Hey, Skyline Paintball & Laser Tag! Thanks so much for having us today during day 3 of Kids & Cops camp! 😁

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I thought one of them looks very familiar miss you all

I'm very proud of you all😎😎

I see a familiar little man. πŸ˜‰

Kristen Rose

Aww my little man Kat Stew

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These cool kids think you should come get your car washed at Shawnee Volunteer Fire & Rescue. ... See MoreSee Less

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Winchester Police Department

We’re starting early! Head to Shawnee Volunteer Fire Station on Valor Drive for the Kids & Cops Camp car wash! ... See MoreSee Less

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I stopped by today - talk about some hard working kids!

Whst tine does this end

The morning activities of Kids & Cops Camp day 2 ended with Det. Craig Smith being soaked by campers and fellow counselor Ofc. Ferraro. Thanks Winchester Fire and Rescue Department for your help today with the ever-popular Bucket Brigade activity! ... See MoreSee Less

The morning activities of Kids & Cops Camp day 2 ended with Det. Craig Smith being soaked by campers and fellow counselor Ofc. Ferraro. Thanks Winchester Fire and Rescue Department for your help today with the ever-popular Bucket Brigade activity!

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Glad Trenton is having so much fun with all this.

Wish I was there 😜

Officer Ferraro looks like he’s taking this very seriously! πŸ˜†

Run Craig Run...πŸƒ

Hes real serious about some water play 🀣

Terri Streit Welsh

Jeff Ferraro someone looks more than happy to do thatπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

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Many thanks to Bimbo Bakeries USA in Winchester for keeping our Kids & Cops campers happy with their super generous donation of sweet snacks! ... See MoreSee Less

Many thanks to Bimbo Bakeries USA in Winchester for keeping our Kids & Cops campers happy with their super generous donation of sweet snacks!

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Happy Fathers Day from all of us at the WPD.

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And the same to you all. Thank you for your service!!!!

Happy day to you all.

Happy Fathers Day

Happy fathers day God blees

Happy Fathers Day to all of Winchesters Finest Dads!

Happy Father's Day.

To all of the Winchesters Police Officers Happy Father's Day Thank you for your service be safe out there God Bless you all

And same to you all.

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Can you identify the woman in this photo, suspected of shoplifting from GO Calendars at Apple Blossom Mall? If so, please contact Ofc. Handl at 540-662-4131 and reference incident #19023321. Anonymous tips can be submitted through the P3 App or by calling 540-665-TIPS (8477). ... See MoreSee Less

Can you identify the woman in this photo, suspected of shoplifting from GO Calendars at Apple Blossom Mall? If so, please contact Ofc. Handl at 540-662-4131 and reference incident #19023321. Anonymous tips can be submitted through the P3 App or by calling 540-665-TIPS (8477).

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Did she really need a calender that bad?? Hard times my friends, hard times indeed.

Why does GO Calendar have a camera 1000X better than the banks seem to?

How much I the colander I’ll pay for it .

I'm sure they wouldn't have "blasted" this lady if they didn't have the evidence

Get a job & pay for the stuff, jist like the rest of us do!

We don’t work for you, you work for us. Figure it out yourselves.

Can they do Facial recognition like you see on TV if she has record of a driver's licenses?

Looks innocent to me 😏

Suspected?? If you didnt catch her or have proof in the act....then you have no case.

I cannot stand a thief!

Is that Darlene Conner🀣

STOP SNITCHING!!!!! MIND YOUR BUSINESS ITS A DAM CALENDER.

I don’t know but it looks like that one kid is about to crawl under there and stay a while

She was in the mall today when 3 cops where in the calendar store

Walmart has them on clearance rn for $1!

She's gonna get 12 months for stealing a calendar lol

That’s Robin D. Place

Should be easy to catch....too fat to run.

suspected? maybe you should get some proof before blasting their picture on the internet with that kind of accusation.

Colander sounds expensive

She could have got it for half off

Tiffany Pifer

Becky(Roseanne)that you?

Looks like the kid is up to no good too

Marie Jackson

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If you're a Virginia Certified Officer looking to develop your career, are craving a locale that combines the best of small-town and big-city living, and are ready to serve a supportive community, then the Winchester Police Department is the department for you. Visit us online and browse through the Employment tabs for more information and links to our recruiter! winchesterpolice.org/ ... See MoreSee Less

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No state troopers! Those guys are way too intense! Just kidding.

Alysha Matthews

Taylor Marie Holman-White Taylor Holman-White just say’n 😘

The WPD is investigating property destruction of the Braddock Street Autopark. If you can identify this male, please contact the WPD at 540-662-4131 or submit an anonymous tip through Winchester Frederick Clarke Crime Solvers P3 App or hotline, 540-665-TIPS (8477). ... See MoreSee Less

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Sorry we moved to S.C. But still love to hear all the good things you do, keeping everyone safe and things you do with children. Love it.

You cut the video too soon. Right when his face was getting close enough to see you cut the video.

What did he do?

Great post! Thanks for sharing!

The number on post should be 662-4131

Another scum

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Cue the harmonica - our Bike Patrol Squad is bad to the....bell? The WPD welcomes the bikers that will be in Winchester for the the Curves to Cores HOG Rally, held June 19-22! Residents, please be advised that there will be increased noise and traffic in some areas of the city. ... See MoreSee Less

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Your public service videos are incredible. Great job!

This video is awesome, love this police department

Great PR!

Oh my thats awesome

That's gonna be awesome can't wait

That was some funny stuff right there.

You will see some very incredible motorcycles during this event , not just a bunch of " choppers " ! $$$$$$$$$$

Cool!

From a retired Norfolk Police Officer and on the Curves to Committee, this is awesome and thanks for your service. Great PR!!

Great Video WPD

Great video!

What a HOOT ❣️🏍❣️🏍 Love it. Love itπŸ’œ

Thank you for your support of the Curves to Cores Rally...

My husband and I are laughing like crazy! Great sense of humor WPD! πŸ˜‚

I don't know why I laughed so hard I had tears! Kudos!

I have never heard of this, where can I get more information?

Awesomeness!

Snort laughing here! What a wonderful PSA!

Laughing all the way from Iowa AWESOME 😎

Gavin High

So funny!

Not even gonna say anything...

Guy on the hog looked like he was 15, better check that ID

Jennifer Goodloe

Cool!

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Today Chief Piper announced the promotion of Sgt. Chaz Niang. Congratulations! ... See MoreSee Less

Today Chief Piper announced the promotion of Sgt. Chaz Niang. Congratulations!Image attachment

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Congratulations!

Congratulations

So happy for you Chaz! Sgt Niang is truly an asset to the WPD and our community! Congratulations Sgt Niang πŸ‡±πŸ‡·β€

Congratulations!!!

Congratulations

Congratulations

Congratulations

Congrats

Congratulations to you!

Congratulations. Thanks for choosing to serve and protect our community. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ’™πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ’™πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ’™πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ’™πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ’™πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ’™πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ’™

Congratulations πŸΎπŸŽˆπŸŽ‰

Congratulations

Congratulations πŸŽŠπŸŽˆπŸŽ‰

Congratulations πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»

Congratulations

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Congratulations!

Congratulations stay safe

Congratulations

Congratulations

Congratulations be safe!!!πŸ‘πŸ½β€οΈ

Congratulations!!

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Congratulations Sgt Myrtle on your graduation from the International Association of Chiefs of Police LPO program. We appreciate your great representation of the WPD! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations Sgt Myrtle on your graduation from the International Association of Chiefs of Police LPO program. We appreciate your great representation of the WPD!

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Congrats Sgt Myrtle!!!

Congratulations Sgt. Myrtle!

Great job Frank

Congratulations Frankie!!!!

Congratulations

That's so awesome 😎 😎 God bless you sir 😎

Awesome job Myrtle!

One of the very best! Congratulations Frankie!!

Congratulations!

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Congratulations!

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Congratulations FJ ⭐⭐

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Congratulations Sgt FJ Myrtle

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The North End Summer Kickoff starts tomorrow at noon at Frederick Douglass Park! Free food, fun games, and a chance to meet one of the coolest K-9s - Riggs! See you tomorrow! ... See MoreSee Less

Don't forget! We'll be at Frederick Douglass Park tomorrow from noon to 3 playing games and serving FREE subs and chips from Anthony's Pizza! Also - K-9 Riggs will be making a special guest appearance!
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I wish it wasn't during the week, but hopefully my son goes and has fun!! Thank you!!!!

THANK YOU to all involved. Our kids are our future

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"Your task will not be an easy one. Your enemy is well trained, well equipped and battle-hardened. He will fight savagely...I have full confidence in your courage, devotion to duty and skill in battle...." -Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, June 6, 1944

Today is the 75th anniversary of D-Day. The WPD salutes all of those who landed at Normandy in total sacrifice for freedom.
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Your task will not be an easy one. Your enemy is well trained, well equipped and battle-hardened. He will fight savagely...I have full confidence in your courage, devotion to duty and skill in battle.... -Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, June 6, 1944

Today is the 75th anniversary of D-Day. The WPD salutes all of those who landed at Normandy in total sacrifice for freedom.

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God bless all of these heroes. πŸ’•πŸ™πŸ»πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

Thank u and God Bless You All

Thank you all!!!! ❀️

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

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We are so excited to welcome the latest addition to the WPD family! This is Raff, and he is training to be an explosives detection K9 with Corporal Schraff. Please join us in welcoming him! ... See MoreSee Less

We are so excited to welcome the latest addition to the WPD family! This is Raff, and he is training to be an explosives detection K9 with Corporal Schraff.  Please join us in welcoming him!

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Good luck k9 Raff

Welcome Raff..you are a good looking fella!

I got a chance to meet him the other day..welcome K9 Raff!!

Exciting news!! Wonderful addition to an already great force!

Raff looks so sweet! May God protect him & Corporal Schaffer!

Love it❀️ great K9

What a handsome pup!!! Welcome to the team!!!!

He is very handsome and energetic looking. Welcome and Thank You both for you service. God Bless, stay safe

Welcome K9 Raff πŸΎπŸ’™

Welcome K9 Raff Thank you for your service be safe out there

Welcome, K9 Raff. πŸ’™

Welcome K9 Raff!!!

Had the pleasure of meeting him today! Welcome K-9 Raff.

So happy to have met him today! Thanks for helping to keep our community safe!

Aww, such a cutie!! Welcome Raff!!

My husband and I happened to see them working this afternoon. He was doing great!

Welcome k9 Raff

What a cutie! πŸ’•

Welcome handsome! You are going to do great things!

Welcome, little buddy! πŸ’™πŸ•

Good luck in your training big boy.πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

Welcome K9 Raff! πŸ’™πŸΎ

Welcome K9 Raff πŸ’™πŸΎ

Welcome to Winchester! Beautiful animal πŸ˜€

Welcome Raff, smart addition to Department!

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Winchester Police are attempting to locate a relative of Vivian Inabinett Baker, 74 years of age, of Winchester. Ms. Baker was originally from Washington,D.C. If you are a relative or know where we can locate one of her relatives, please contact Lt. Spishak at 540-545-4730 ext. 1033. ... See MoreSee Less

Winchester Police are attempting to locate a relative of Vivian Inabinett Baker, 74 years of age, of Winchester.  Ms. Baker was originally from Washington,D.C.  If you are a relative or know where we can locate one of her relatives, please contact Lt. Spishak at 540-545-4730 ext. 1033.

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Missing person is Vivian Inabinett - sharing w/prayers for a safe return to her family. Lord, please reunite Vivian w/her family. Posting by DMH @2:34pm 6/5/2019

Shared on my wall in Warrenton.

Dalton Scott, 28 years old, of the 500 block of N Loudoun Street, was arrested for motor vehicle theft after WPD officers responded to a report of a vehicle taken shortly after midnight on Miller Street. Through use of GPS, officers found Scott behind the wheel of the stolen car near Braddock and Leicester. ... See MoreSee Less

Dalton Scott, 28 years old, of the 500 block of N Loudoun Street, was arrested for motor vehicle theft after WPD officers responded to a report of a vehicle taken shortly after midnight on Miller Street.  Through use of GPS, officers found Scott behind the wheel of the stolen car near Braddock and Leicester.

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Great job PD

Thank you PD! Great job

Thank you for your service!!!

Thank you Winchester PD for bringing a peaceful end to this situation!

Great job. Always wonderful to get such a quick resolution.

Great job WPD!!!

Thank you! And to the thief, get a job and buy your own vehicle like the rest of us!

Great job ...get a job buy your own car lol

Oh no Dalton . . . buddy. . .

seriously give me a badge and a gun I could make anyone obey me most of the time for not all the right reasons

I'm sure it wasn't stolen probably a girlfriend who realized there man was out when he wasn't supposed to be lol I'm sure it's less a situation than they make it out to be

Didn't get too far huh? Getcha 😎

everyone says pos do they know him personally do they realize the whole situation of what actually happened

people are way to judgmental now days

Genius

Remove keys and lock car doors!!!

He’s single ladies

HA HA!!!! BUSTED!!!

Piece of crap!!!

POS

Pos

What a moron

Dummy

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Thank you Virginia Avenue Charlotte DeHart Elementary School for allowing us to participate in your field day! ... See MoreSee Less

Thank you Virginia Avenue Charlotte DeHart Elementary School for allowing us to participate in your field day!

What a great morning at the Torch Run! We very much enjoy participating in this annual event and supporting our local athletes of the Area 13 Special Olympics Virginia-Winchester, Frederick & Clarke Counties www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8VZFzlsP24 ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you!

Thanks to all

Was that my Shinna running

Way to go Tina Hall and Eddy

On Tuesday, June 4th, area law enforcement will participate in the Special Olympics Torch Run. Please expect delays if you are traveling south on Valley Avenue and Route 11 near the City of Winchester from 7:45 until 9:00 a.m. Thank you for your patience. If you see our WPD officers, please take a moment to wave at them In support of their efforts toward this great cause. ... See MoreSee Less

On Tuesday, June 4th, area law enforcement will participate in the Special Olympics Torch Run. Please expect delays if you are traveling south on Valley Avenue and Route 11 near the City of Winchester from 7:45 until 9:00 a.m.  Thank you for your patience. If you see our WPD officers, please take a moment to wave at them In support of their efforts toward this great cause.

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That's so awesome 😎 😎

3 months ago

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The Winchester Police Department is excited to welcome Fire and Rescue Chief Garrett to our community! Chief Piper and Deputy Chief Rice were in attendance to hear Chief Garrett's inspirational words to the men and women of the Fire and Rescue Department. We look forward to our continued teamwork in keeping the safety and quality of life for our citizens and visitors a priority. ... See MoreSee Less

The Winchester Police Department is excited to welcome Fire and Rescue Chief Garrett to our community!  Chief Piper and Deputy Chief Rice were in attendance to hear Chief Garretts inspirational words to the men and women of the Fire and Rescue Department.  We look forward to our continued teamwork in keeping the safety and quality of life for our citizens and visitors a priority.Image attachment

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Thank you all

Welcome aboard!

Our hearts go out to the Virginia Beach community affected by this tragedy.

WTKR News 3
UPDATE: Police now say 12 victims and the shooter were killed in Friday's deadly mass shooting at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center. Four others were also injured.

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We are all with you β€οΈβ€οΈπŸ™πŸ»β€οΈβ€οΈ our hearts go out to the families!

Sending Prayers

Prayers

As ride sharing services become increasingly popular in the city, be sure to follow these tips to ensure your safety:
β€’ Wait indoors for your ride to arrive
β€’ Confirm that the vehicle is the same make, model, and color as what is shown on the app
β€’ Ask the driver who they are picking up – not your name, not your ride
β€’ Ride in the backseat
These tips and more can be found online at rmis.ucsf.edu/tips-stay-safe-while-ridesharing
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As ride sharing services become increasingly popular in the city, be sure to follow these tips to ensure your safety:
β€’ Wait indoors for your ride to arrive
β€’  Confirm that the vehicle is the same make, model, and color as what is shown on the app
β€’ Ask the driver who they are picking up – not your name, not your ride
β€’ Ride in the backseat
These tips and more can be found online at https://rmis.ucsf.edu/tips-stay-safe-while-ridesharing

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I was wondering about the ride in the back... wouldn’t it be safer in the front because they can activate child locks in the back and lock you in?

Are you doing your part to #CombattheCat? No matter where you park, no matter where you go, ALWAYS lock your vehicles (yes, even in your own driveway). Remember the WPD's slogan: Lock it Tight or Risk the Swipe!

We saw a great reduction in the number of thefts from motor vehicles after the launch of our Combat the Cat campaign late last year (compared to the same time periods of 2017 & 2016). Let's keep it up! www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xi2KuHNimk&list=PLQgTPC0PzH_fp7jrgLj24QWwQ_HwNY8we&index=23
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Are you doing your part to #CombattheCat? No matter where you park, no matter where you go, ALWAYS lock your vehicles (yes, even in your own driveway). Remember the WPDs slogan: Lock it Tight or Risk the Swipe! 

We saw a great reduction in the number of thefts from motor vehicles after the launch of our Combat the Cat campaign late last year (compared to the same time periods of 2017 & 2016). Lets keep it up! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xi2KuHNimk&list=PLQgTPC0PzH_fp7jrgLj24QWwQ_HwNY8we&index=23

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My sign was stolen out of my yard.

Last year's North End Summer Kickoff was tons of fun. Be sure to swing by Frederick Douglass Park on Friday, June 7 from noon to 3 p.m. and enjoy free food, games, and fun with the Winchester Police and Fire and Rescue Departments! Challenge our officers to a game of basketball or cornhole. Chat with our officers in a fun and relaxed environment about what concerns you, or just get to know us! There will be activities for all ages and everyone is welcome. See you next Friday! ... See MoreSee Less

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Marie Benson

Kate Ellie Lane wants to know if you will be there

Today Chief Piper joined other City of Winchester leaders as they presented information about services and employment opportunities within the City to Handley High School students. ... See MoreSee Less

Today Chief Piper joined other City of Winchester leaders as they presented information about services and employment opportunities within the City to Handley High School students.

3 months ago

Winchester Police Department

*arrested*

WANTED PERSON – Heidi Carbaugh is wanted by the Winchester Police Department for Felony Embezzlement.
If you have information on her whereabouts, please contact the Crime Solvers Hotline at (540) 665-TIPS (8477), submit a tip on the P3 App or go to www.p3tips.com/980.
Information leading to the arrest may result in a reward of up to $1,000.
(At the time of this posting the subject is still wanted)
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I don't need money that bad

You can’t hide

Last year, the Curry brothers helped us spread the word about our North End Summer Kickoff by taking on Detective Craig Smith and School Resource Officer Nate Post in a friendly game of basketball (you can catch the whole game here! www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZjMkM0aHXaw&list=PLQgTPC0PzH_fp7jrgLj24QWwQ_HwNY8we&index=8). We'd like to recognize each of them for their accomplishments in the last year! πŸŽ‰

We'll be having our second-annual North End Summer Kickoff at Frederick Douglass Park on June 7 from noon to 3. Join us for games, food, and fun at this FREE block party to celebrate the onset of summer!
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3 months ago

Winchester Police Department

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