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Police parked in circle surrounding the Lee Monument
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WRVA News
June 22, 2020 - 9:55 pm
Demonstrators defy state and local authorities undeterred by downpours
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Jeff Katz
June 01, 2020 - 3:18 pm
Two Capitol Police officers were attacked and injured by violent protesters in Richmond. Click here to get more details.
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Jeff, Joe Vass and Colonel Pike
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Jeff Katz
January 31, 2020 - 3:39 pm
At 93 years old, Joe Vass still gets up, goes to work and serves his community as the supply officer for the Virginia Capitol Police. Listen to his story below!
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Jeff Katz
September 12, 2019 - 5:11 pm
Virginia Capitol Police officer Rodney Hodges was an officer with the New York Police Department 18 years ago on September 11, and he told ABC 8News his version of the events from that day as he rushed to assist those in danger when the towers were struck. READ HIS STORY .
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Jeff Katz
August 16, 2019 - 3:17 pm
In the wake of the mass shooting in Virginia Beach in May, the Virginia Capitol Police are taking great steps to increase security around the Capitol complex, per ABC 8News. Capitol Police held an active shooter training session for state employees in which employees were able to voice their...
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Paul Vandenbosch
Jeff Katz
August 05, 2019 - 1:47 pm
Colonel Anthony Pike of the Virginia Capitol Police joins Jeff to discuss National Night Out, why the Capitol Police hold it during the day and why it's important.
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Paul Vandenbosch
Jeff Katz
July 18, 2019 - 4:10 pm
The Virginia Capitol Police will be testing new equipment that will be able to detect weapons and explosives in crowded areas, according to ABC 8News. The Capitol Police will partner with security company Liberty Defense to test out a new device called HEXWAVE, which is set to take place next...
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Jeff Katz
June 28, 2019 - 4:01 pm
For June's Blue Friday, Jeff spoke with Virginia Capitol Police Chief Anthony S. Pike about the Capitol Police -- the oldest police force in the U.S. -- and how his role has been shaped during his time as chief.
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Jeff Katz
Jeff Katz
May 16, 2019 - 12:40 pm
Time for Katz's Coffee With Cops! Today Jeff was visiting Col. Anthony Pike and the men and women of the oldest police force in America, the Virginia Capitol Police which was founded in 1618. Jeff Katz Jeff Katz Jeff Katz
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November 27, 2018 - 6:07 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - A man improperly drove a Honda Accord onto the grounds of the Virginia State Capitol on Tuesday11-27. Capitol police spokesperson Joe Macenka says the man ignored the first Capitol Police Officer who tried to get him to stop. He drove the Accord at a high rate of speed toward...
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