Recent Articles

  • City leader says illegal dumping is out of control

    Posted on: 11:48 pm, August 1, 2013, by

    Police report that during peak times of the summer they can respond to more than a half a dozen illegal dumping complaints a day.
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  • Richmond 911 caller claims she got the run around

    Posted on: 8:31 pm, July 29, 2013, by , updated on: 07:32am, July 30, 2013

    Richmond resident Normal Gardezi said a recent experience has shaken her trust in public safety.
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  • Advocate says peace requires more than focus on Zimmerman acquittal

    Posted on: 12:10 am, July 16, 2013, by

    "We as a community as a larger society need to be addressing the underlying roots of violence, the disparities, the divisions," she said.
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  • Richmond’s highest paid employee makes even more than you know

    Posted on: 4:00 pm, July 10, 2013, by , updated on: 08:20am, July 11, 2013

    He makes more than the governor, and he took home a lot more than his publicly-disclosed salary in both 2011 and 2012.
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  • Interim superintendent takes post as Richmond searches for replacement

    Posted on: 7:27 pm, July 1, 2013, by , updated on: 07:34pm, July 1, 2013

    After several difficult years for Richmond Public schools (RPS) faces a difficult and critical decision.
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  • Report claims ‘total lack of leadership’ at Social Services department

    Posted on: 2:33 pm, June 18, 2013, by , updated on: 06:02pm, June 18, 2013

    During interviews employees told the state that their work environment was hostile, unappreciative and plagued with favoritism.
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    Social Service
  • Richmonders confront VDOT about noisy neighborhood

    Posted on: 11:57 pm, June 4, 2013, by , updated on: 06:53am, June 5, 2013

    "I mean you can hear the traffic now, I mean I'm yelling to you it's ridiculous,” said neighbor Robin Claibourne.
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  • Controversial DNA ruling is already on the books in Va.

    Posted on: 11:35 pm, June 3, 2013, by , updated on: 11:40pm, June 3, 2013

    "We've had a real impact of people that are committing crimes and then committed other violent felonies," said Sen. Ryan McDougle (R) Hanover.
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  • More DSS review findings expected soon

    Posted on: 6:04 pm, May 30, 2013, by , updated on: 06:31pm, May 30, 2013

    Stay with CBS 6 News for the latest updates on this important local story.
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    DSS Audit -- Catie Beck
  • In surprise move, mom accused of starving child testifies

    Posted on: 9:50 am, May 22, 2013, by , updated on: 08:33pm, May 22, 2013

    Depend on CBS 6 News' Catie Beck for the most extensive coverage of this important local story.
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    Ashley Williams
  • Not so ‘immediate’ action; DSS director’s retirement date announced

    Posted on: 12:22 am, May 17, 2013, by , updated on: 07:37am, May 17, 2013

    Her official last day will be May 31, but she will remain on payroll until October 31, due to unused vacation time. Her salary is $127,000.
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  • DSS Director still on job despite call for ‘immediate corrective action’

    Posted on: 12:35 am, May 15, 2013, by , updated on: 07:55am, May 15, 2013

    "If you say somebody is retired that means they're retired, if there is a lag period that needs to be made clear," said Council President Charles Samuels.
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