27, Dec 2014 - 19 are arrested overnight in W.Va.
BARBOURSVILLE — There were 19 people arrested and booked overnight at West Virginia's Regional Jails.
26, Dec 2014 - Do you recognize this suspected burglar? Police need your help catching him
According to West Virginia State Police in Princeton, a man cased a trailer park and kicked in another man's door to steal from his home. Senior Trooper B. R. Woods says it happened around 8:00 A.M. on Sunday, December 14th.
26, Dec 2014 - Two jailed following McDowell County stabbing incident in Big Sandy
Michelle Muncy, 45, and Dwayne Brash, 41, were both charged with domestic battery, domestic assault, and brandishing a deadly weapon after West Virginia State Police responded to a 9-1-1 call in Big Sandy.
26, Dec 2014 - McDowell County woman jailed on attempted murder charge after Christmas Eve stabbing
A woman is in jail after a Christmas Eve stabbing in McDowell County. Krystal Britt, 40, is charged with attempted murder and malicious wounding after she reportedly stabbed a man in the lower back. West Virginia State Police tell WVVA News that Britt and the stabbing victim were in an intimate relationship.
20, Dec 2014 - NCAA executive backs athlete image compensation
(AP Photo/David Smith, File). FILE - In this June 10, 2011, file photo, West Virginia Athletic Director Oliver Luck, left, answers questions during a news conference in Morgantown, W.Va. A person with direct knowledge of the hiring tells The Associated...
20, Dec 2014 - Mingo Co. Man Facing 14 Charges After Firing Shots, Ramming Police Car
A Mingo County man is facing 14 charges after West Virginia State Police say he fired shots and rammed a police cruiser, all while on drugs.
20, Dec 2014 - W.Va. inmate faces five more years for Obama threat
The Associated Press CLARKSBURG, W.Va. - A West Virginia inmate faces an additional five years behind bars after pleading guilty to threatening President Obama. U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II said Robert Dale Tasker, 44, entered his plea Thursday in U.S. District Court in Clarksburg. Tasker is an inmate at the Tygart Valley Regional Jail, in Belington. He was charged with writing a letter ...
16, Dec 2014 - Police say Guard recruiter sexually abused recruit
Staff reports A National Guard recruiter was arrested over the weekend for allegedly having sex with a teenage recruit, according to West Virginia State Police. Daniel Reedy, 33, of Madison, was still being held on $100,000 bail at Southwestern Regional Jail late Monday night. He is charged with sexual abuse by a guardian, according to Trooper R.L. Jennings of the State Police Logan detachment ...
16, Dec 2014 - West Virginia man will spend a month in jail for the illegal sale of turtles
CHARLESTON, WV (AP) - A Jackson County man will spend a month in prison for capturing about 300 turtles and selling them to out-of-state buyers. Media outlets report that Thomas Pepin was sentenced Monday...
14, Dec 2014 - 4 Arrested in Webster County for Meth Lab
West Virginia State Police in Webster County arrested Robert Chaffin, Danielle King, Shaina Jarvis and Mary Rose after receiving an anonymous tip that they were producing meth.
09, Dec 2014 - Suspect in 4 West Virginia killings found dead
After fatally shooting four people, setting off an hourslong manhunt and putting schools and residents on alert for an armed man, the owner of a small towing business was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in his...
08, Dec 2014 - Doctor jailed by Kanawha judge
By Kate White A Kanawha County Circuit Court judge jailed a doctor last week and ordered him to pay for his own incarceration for obtaining money by false pretenses. Lee Adam Balaklaw, 59, who worked as an anesthesiologist in Louisa, Kentucky, admitted he incorrectly charged the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources about $14,000, a misdemeanor, according to court documents on ...
08, Dec 2014 - Kessler's Son Is Arrested
WHEELING - The son of West Virginia Senate President Jeff Kessler was arrested Wednesday following a nine-count indictment charging him with trafficking oxycodone. According to U.S.
04, Dec 2014 - Bristol Virginia City Council to vote on regional jail proposal
BRISTOL, Va. — City leaders will weigh a proposal to join the Southwest Virginia Regional Jail system and hold a public hearing to modify its city charter during tonight’s meeting of the Bristol Virgi
03, Dec 2014 - Senate President's Son Facing Federal Charges
WHEELING -- The son of West Virginia Senate President Jeff Kessler was arrested Wednesday following a nine-count indictment charging him with trafficking oxycodone. According to U.
28, Nov 2014 - UPDATE: Mother Arrested in Toddler's Death Back in West Virginia
West Virginia State Police tell WSAZ Robin Ann Toler, 23, has been charged in connection with her son Aydin's death.
26, Nov 2014 - W.Va. woman sentenced in Canonsburg stabbing
A West Virginia woman who pleaded guilty to stabbing her former boyfriend’s new girlfriend was sentenced Tuesday to a minimum of 54 months and a maximum of 15 years in prison.
26, Nov 2014 - Charleston police searching for stolen trailer and ATV
Charleston police say they are on the lookout for an ATV and trailer that were stolen from a man on Elmont Drive in Charleston, West Virginia.
20, Nov 2014 - Regional jail authority board hears Bristol, Va., request to join system
The Southwest Virginia Regional Jail Authority board heard a presentation Wednesday about the possibility of Bristol Virginia Jail inmates joining the system, but took no action until a formal request
19, Nov 2014 - West Virginia Driver Sentenced in Knox County, Illinois
West Virginia Driver Sentenced in Knox County, Il.
19, Nov 2014 - First Drip (11/18/14): Cannon goes to jail; Manson gets married
Monday was former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon's last day as a free man. A probation officer said Cannon left his home Monday and Channel 9 confirmed Cannon arrived in West Virginia and was staying in a hotel overnight. Cannon has to report to prison Tuesday by noon in Morgantown, West Virgina.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
15, Nov 2014 - Police: Duffield mom sought hitman for son's murder
A Southwest Virginia woman has been charged with trying to have her son killed for the insurance money. Mae B. Taylor, 60, 1727 Berrytown Road, Duffield, was arrested and charged with solicitation to murder, according to the Scott County Sheriff's Office.Officers with the SCSO were first made aware of the plot on November 8 when an unnamed individual came to the jail. He told officers he was ...
15, Nov 2014 - UPDATE: One person arrested after shots are fired at a vehicle in Milton, West Virginia
UPDATE: On Friday, November 14th officers with Milton Police Department arrested Russell Ripley after a incident where shots were fired at the Sheets in the 1300 block of Johns Creek Road.
14, Nov 2014 - Ex-coal mine chief joins small club: charged CEOs
Don Blankenship joined a small club of executives when he was indicted on federal charges in the 2010 West Virginia mine explosion that killed 29 people. The former Massey Energy CEO is accused of conspiring ...
12, Nov 2014 - Three people are killed in Philippi in crash with fire truck
PHILIPPI, WV (WVVA) A man and two women are killed during a crash with a fire truck.According to the West Virginia State Police, the crash happened at the intersection of U.S. Route 250 and 4-H Camp Road near Philippi...