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Looking for an exciting career with RPD?  Use the following phone number and email to connect with our Recruitment Unit.

Phone (804) 646-6733

Email re-richmondpolicerec@rva.gov

 

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Submit a Commendation or Complaint

 

Phone Numbers:

Emergency: 911
Call if you can, text if you can’t

Non-Emergency or to file a Police Report:
(804) 646-5100

 

FOIA Requests
Email:  RPDfoia@rva.gov
Phone: (804) 646-5147

 

Media Relations
Email: 
Police Media Relations
Phone: (804) 646-0607

 

Address:
200 West Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23220

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Major Crimes Unit

 

 

 

The Major Crimes Division is comprised of one captain, three lieutenants, 10 sergeants, 67 detectives, two forensic technicians and one photo lab technician.

It includes the units of Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Forensics, Arson and Youth and Family crimes.

Investigators from the Major Crimes unit continually provide information to the victim’s family throughout the course of the case. These investigators are integral to the process of the Commonwealth Attorney’s Office during the presentation and prosecution of the cases.

If you need to reach one of our detectives, please contact them at their phone numbers or e-mail addresses listed here on the website. If you have difficulty reaching a detective or are not sure which detective you need to speak with, please call the Major Crimes main number (804) 646-6741.

What to do if your child has run away or is missing

The Homicide Support Group provides a place of support and healing for survivors of homicide victims.

Homicides reported in 2024:

Name Date Location
Make'L Linton January 16, 2024 400 block of Vale Street
James Champion IV January 25, 2024 100 block of West Federal Street
Ketron Green January 26, 2024 2500 block of Whitcomb Street
Augusto Avalos February 3, 2024 3000 block of Walmsley Boulevard
Devaugh Brown February 5, 2024 2300 block of Ambrose Street
Marvin Ramos-Hernandez February 7, 2024 3000 block of Broad Rock Boulevard
Dwight Wright February 18, 2024 300 block of West Broad Street
Trimaine Reed February 20, 2024 1700 block of North 22nd Street
Derrit Banks February 25, 2024 300 block of West Clay Street

** BOLD indicates case has been cleared **


Homicides by Year