Major Crimes Unit

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.

As of September 25, 2022, 42 lives have been lost this year. At this date in 2021, 58 lives were lost.

Name Date Location
Kyle Stoner 7/3/2022 1300 block of West Main Street
William Fladger 6/20/2022 2200 block of Afton Avenue
Eric Barbour 6/13/2022 1200 block of West Moore Street
Jermarcus Taylor 6/7/2022 300 block of West Charity Street
Shon Jordan 5/22/2022 2100 block of Phaup Street
Xavier Brown 5/21/2022 1500 block of East Main Street
Ashod Edwards 5/19/2022 1500 block of Jennie Scher Road
Keshon Liverman 5/16/2022 2100 block of Creighton Road
Demetrise Simmons 5/6/2022 2500 block of Rosetta Street
Jermorlo Butler 5/6/2022 2500 block of Rosetta Street
Marcus Smith Jr. 5/6/2022 2200 block of Chateau Drive
Genora Allen 4/30/2022 5700 block of Hull Street Road
Kenneth Cooper, Jr. 4/5/2022 2900 block of Hanes Avenue
Lakeith Ruffin Jr. 4/3/2022 100 block of North 19th Street
Isaiah Lee 3/29/2022 2600 block of Titus Street
Jayce Folkner 3/21/2022 4100 block of Hull Street Road
Derrell Turnage 3/17/2022 200 block of West Brookland Park Boulevard
Kavon Howard 3/9/2022 2800 block of Fairfield Avenue
Vidal Smith 2/26/2022 4700 block of Southside Plaza
Rachel Scott 2/14/2022 1400 block of South Randolph Street
Mitchell Cobb 2/11/2022 3300 block of Bunche Place
Vernon Pope, Jr. 1/29/2022 4000 block of Midlothian Turnpike
Kavon Gallishaw 1/18/2022 6400 block of Jahnke Road

** BOLD indicates case has been cleared **


Cold Case-Unsolved Homicides