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City of Richmond Police Department
Call if you can, text if you can’t
Non-Emergency or to file a Police Report:
Phone: (804) 646-5147
Email: Police Media Relations
Phone: (804) 646-0607
200 West Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Submit CrimeStoppers tip or call (804) 780-1000
Still have questions?
Please email or call (804) 646-6842
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.
The Homicide Support Group provides a place of support and healing for survivors of homicide victims.
Homicides reported in 2023:
|Kathy Brashier||1/14/2023||2400 block of Richdale Road|
|Tegene Birke||2/24/2023||3400 block of Maury Street|
** BOLD indicates case has been cleared **