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Posted on: September 17, 2018

James City County Awarded Second OVW Grant

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On August 29, 2018, the Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) announced 54 grants totaling $32 million through its Improving the Criminal Justice Response to Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking ...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Governor Northam Announces Expansion of $70 Million Rebuild VA Grant Fund for Small Businesses

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Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Rebuild VA, the $70 million economic recovery fund launched in August, is expanding its eligibility criteria to allow more small businesses to apply. Businesses that received funding from the federal Coronavirus...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 11, 2020

Governor Northam Announces Easing of Restrictions in Hampton Roads

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RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that, due to significantly improved health metrics in the Eastern Region, localities in Hampton Roads will join the rest of the Commonwealth in Phase Three of the “Forward Virginia&rd...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 24, 2020

Start Peninsula Changes Event Format to Multiple Smaller Competitions

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Start Peninsula is pleased to announce that it will return for its ninth annual year in 2020. Beginning next month, Start Peninsula will begin a series of three micropitch competitions held on July 14, Sept. 22 and Oct. 13. At each micropitch event, there...

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Economic Development

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Posted on: June 29, 2016

Fireworks are Illegal in JCC

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The possession, manufacture, storage, sale, handling or use of fireworks in James City County is a class 1 misdemeanor punishable by up to 12 months in jail and/or $2,500 fine. Professional displays, such as can be seen at Busch Gardens, are allowed throu...Read on...

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Posted on: March 1, 2016

Another Smoke Alarm Success

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Residents of Pocahontas Trail were awakened early Feb. 29 by the sound of smoke alarms ringing through the house. Everyone exited safely and the Fire Department was called. Fire crews arrived to find heavy smoke inside the house and smoldering fire near e...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: February 29, 2016

ISO Rating Change Could Reduce Insurance Costs

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The Fire Department has received the second highest possible rating from the Insurance Services Office (ISO), a distinction that may qualify homeowners and businesses for lower property insurance premiums. Effective March 1, 2016, James City County Fire D...Read on...

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Posted on: December 29, 2015

File of Life

File of Life

In an emergency, ambulance providers need to know your medical history to decide how best to take care of you. Searching for medication bottles or trying to remember dosages is the last thing you want to be doing if you or a loved one needs help. That’s w...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: December 28, 2015

Safe Needle Disposal

Do Not Recycle Needles

If you check your blood sugar or inject medications at home it is important to dispose of your used needles and lancets safely. You can purchase a special container from most pharmacies, or use an empty household container that is leak proof, made of heav...Read on...

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News Flash

Posted on: September 24, 2020

Peggy Roane Logan

Peggy Roane Logan

Peggy Roane Logan: last known address is Hilltop Drive, Newport News, VA. Logan’s date of birth is Dec. 19, 1969. She is 5’6” and 289 lbs. Logan is wanted out of James City County for felony credit card fraud and 4 counts of felony credit card theft.If yo...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: September 15, 2020

Cameron Devon Jones

Cameron Devon Jones

Cameron Devon Jones: last known address is Lynn Circle, Toano, VA. Jones’ date of birth is Oct. 1, 1998. He is 5’9” and 150 lbs. Jones is wanted out of James City County on a Capias (failure to appear; original charge: assaul...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Richard Lee Brumfield, Jr.

Richard Lee Brumfield Jr.

Richard Lee Brumfield, Jr.: last known address is Barbour Drive, Newport News, VA. Brumfield’s date of birth is July 16, 1966. He is 6’ and 255 lbs. There is an outstanding Capias (indictment) from Williamsburg-James City County Circui...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Larry Earl Batts

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Larry Earl Batts: last known address Centerville Road in James City County. Batts' date of birth is Jan. 12, 1962. He is 5’8” and 160 lbs. Batts is wanted for aggravated sexual battery and revocation of a suspended sentence.

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Most Wanted
Posted on: July 27, 2020

Patrick Thomas Bradby

Patrick Thomas Bradby

Patrick Thomas Bradby: last known address is Rochambeau Drive, James City County, VA. Bradby’s date of birth is May 1, 1974. He is 6’2” and 150 lbs. There are two outstanding Capiases out of James City County Juvenile & D...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

Miroslaw Zygmunt Pers

Miroslaw Z Pers

Miroslaw Zygmunt Pers: last known address is Waller Mill Road, York County, VA. Pers’ date of birth is Feb. 17, 1960. He is 6’ and 185 lbs. There are three outstanding warrants for Pers for reckless driving, driving after forfeiture of license and felony ...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Jarius Christopher Wallace

Jarius Christopher Wallace

Jarius Christopher Wallace: last known address is Autumn East, James City County, VA, but may also be in Charlotte, NC. Wallace’s date of birth is Jan. 8, 1993. Wallace is 5’7” and 170 lbs. There is an outstanding Capias (indictment) from Williamsburg-Jam...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: July 8, 2020

Richard Lee Cooper

Richard Lee Cooper

Richard Lee Cooper: last known address is on Brian Street, James City County, VA. Cooper’s date of birth is Feb. 9, 1988. He is 6’ and 160 lbs. There are 6 outstanding warrants for Cooper out of Williamsburg/James City County General D...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Ashley Lynne Denningham

Ashley Lynne Denningham

Ashley Lynne Denningham: last known address is on Plantation Road, James City County, VA or Greensboro Drive, McLean, VA. Denningham’s date of birth is Feb. 23, 1983. She is 5’2” and 120 lbs. There is an outstanding Capias fo...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Thurone Deshaun Austin

Thurone Deshaun Austin

Thurone Deshaun Austin: last known address is on Burnt Oak Drive, Chesterfield, VA. Austin’s date of birth is Nov. 16, 1972. He is 5’9” and 142 lbs. There is an outstanding Capias out of Williamsburg-James City County Circuit...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Tyrone Hurst

Tyrone Hurst 2019

Tyrone Hurst: last known address is 6000 block of Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA. Hurst’s date of birth is Oct. 22, 1951. He is 6’ and 165 lbs.  Hurst has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit C...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: December 11, 2019

KeNeshia Camille Lyons

KeNeshia Camille Lyons

KeNeshia Camille Lyons: last known address is Sycamore Avenue, Newport News, VA. Lyons is 5’8” and 145 lbs. There are two capiases out of Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court outstanding for Lyons (violation of probati...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: June 12, 2019

Jessica Ann Williams McLeod

Jessica Ann Williams McLeod

Jessica Ann Williams McLeod: last known address is Bristol Circle, James City County, VA. McLeod’s date of birth is June 12, 1985. McLeod is 5’5” and 130 lbs. There is an outstanding felony warrant for McLeod for fraud to gain public assistance. There is ...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Jackie Wayne Davis, Jr.

Jackie Wayne Davis, Jr.

Jackie (Jack) Wayne Davis, Jr.: last known address is E. Ocean View, Norfolk, VA. Davis, Jr. may also have ties to North Carolina and Tennessee. Davis, Jr. is 6’ and 254 lbs. Davis, Jr. may be operating a 2010 Dodge 4 door sedan. There is an outstanding f...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: May 30, 2019

William Richard Collins II

William Richard Collins II

William Richard Collins II: last known address is Woodland Road, Newport News, VA. Collins’ date of birth is Dec. 6, 1977. Collins is 6’3” and 200 lbs. There are three outstanding felony warrants for Collins for credit card theft, credit card fraud and cr...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 27, 2019

Ryan Kim Brown

Ryan Kim Brown

Ryan Kim Brown: last known address is Sir Gilbert Loop, James City County, VA. Brown’s date of birth is Oct. 26, 1996. Brown is 6’1” and 165 lbs. Brown has three outstanding Capiases from Williamsburg-James City County Circui...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Randy Lee Hahn, Jr.

Randy Lee Hahn

Randy Lee Hahn, Jr.: last known address is Summer East, James City County, VA. Hahn, Jr.’s date of birth is Nov. 26, 1989. Hahn, Jr. is 5’10” and 170 lbs. Hahn, Jr. has 5 outstanding warrants for credit card theft (2 counts), credit card fraud, unauthoriz...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Robert Lee Graham, Jr.

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Robert Lee Graham, Jr.: last known address is 5413 Airport Road, James City County, VA. Graham’s date of birth is May 29, 1971. Graham is 5’8” and 155 lbs. Graham has three outstanding Capiases from Williamsburg-James City Co...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Daniel Alexander Smokes, Jr.

Daniel Alexander Smokes Jr.

Daniel Alexander Smokes, Jr.: last known address is Algonquin Trail, James City County, VA. Smokes, Jr.'s date of birth is Feb. 9, 1999. He is 6’2” and 178 lbs. Smokes, Jr. has outstanding warrants for three counts of robbery, two coun...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Michelle Marie Roush

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Michelle Marie Roush: last known address Prosperity Court in James City County, VA. Roush's date of birth is Nov. 11, 1988. She is 5’3” and 115 lbs. Roush is wanted on a Felony Capias (original charge: felony shoplifting).

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Troy Lamont Ashby

troy lamont ashby

Troy Lamont Ashby: last known address is Hampton, VA. Ashby's date of birth is July 18, 1976. He is 5’5” and 140 lbs. Ashby is wanted on two Capiases (indictments) from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court on charges of Distribution of cocaine (2 ...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Ryan David Bragg

Ryan David Bragg

Ryan David Bragg: last known address is Powhatan Springs Road, James City County, VA. Bragg’s date of birth is Nov. 4, 1987. Bragg has a Capias from James City County Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court for failure to report to CCC (original charge is...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: June 27, 2018

Chad Gallup Acee

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Chad Gallup Acee: last known address is London Company Way, James City County, VA. Acee's date of birth is Sept. 23, 1988. He is 6’1” and 165 lbs. Acee has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court for a p...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Karl Scott Knoyer, Jr.

karl scott knoyer

Karl Scott Knoyer, Jr.: last known address is Carol Lane, James City County, VA. Knoyer, Jr.'s date of birth is April 15, 1989. He is 6’ and 185 lbs. Knoyer, Jr. is wanted on two charges of failure to appear in Williamsburg-James City County Cir...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe: last known address Lakepoint Court, James City County, VA. Sharpe's date of birth is Aug. 18, 1989. He is 5’11” and 130 lbs. Sharpe is wanted on charges of credit card theft, credit card fraud, grand larceny and...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 21, 2018

Sibylla Hope Coles (AKA: Sibylla Bailey, Sibylla Simpson)

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Sibylla Hope Coles (AKA: Sibylla Bailey, Sibylla Simpson): last known address Little Creek Dam Road, Toano, VA. Coles' date of birth is May 4, 1972. She is 5’4” and 195 lbs. Coles is wanted on a felony charge of possession of a schedul...

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Most Wanted

News Flash

Posted on: September 23, 2020

Community Participation Team Meeting Scheduled for Sept. 30

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The Engage 2045 Community Participation Team (CPT) will meet on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020 at 4 p.m. to discuss Round 2 public engagement effort and next steps. The meeting will be held electronically pursuant to the Continuity of Government Ordinance adop...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Fall Prevention Featured on This Week in James City County

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In recognition of Fall Prevention Week, we are replaying the episode about Remembering When: A Fall and Fire Prevention Program for Seniors. Now called CONECT, the program reaches out to individuals throughout James City County who are in need of supporti...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2020

Election 2020 Topic of First LIVE Episode of This Week in James City County on Oct. 1

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Have questions about the upcoming election? James City County’s Director of Elections and General Registrar, Dianna Moorman will join us for our first live episode of This Week in James City County on Oct. 1 at 4 p.m. She will talk about the upc...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2020

Planning Commission Working Group Meeting Scheduled for Sept. 28

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The Planning Commission Working Group (PCWG) will hold a meeting on Monday, Sept. 28 at 4 p.m. to continue its work on Engage 2045, the process to update the 2015 Comprehensive Plan entitled Toward 2035: Leading the Way. The PCWG’s agenda for th...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2020

Police Seek Suspect in Residential Burglary

Burglary Suspect

In the early morning hours of Sept. 7, an unknown suspect broke into a private residence in the Toano area of James City County. The suspect stole five long guns, two iPhones, an iPad a Dell laptop and several collector’s knife sets. The suspect...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2020

Governor Northam Announces Expansion of $70 Million Rebuild VA Grant Fund for Small Businesses

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Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Rebuild VA, the $70 million economic recovery fund launched in August, is expanding its eligibility criteria to allow more small businesses to apply. Businesses that received funding from the federal Coronavirus...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 18, 2020

Three Options for Voting in the Nov. 3 General and Special Election

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Registered voters in James City County have three ways to cast their ballots for the General and Special election in November.In-person absentee (early) and mail-in voting is now available to all James City County registered voters. Sample ballots, precin...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 17, 2020

JCC's Video Division Wins Six Awards in National Competition

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James City County’s Video Division took home six awards from the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) at their annual Government Programming Awards (GPA). Awards won and categories (with links to video submiss...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Police Investigate Robbery at Atlantic Union Bank

Atlantic Union Bank Robbery Suspect

On Sept. 17 at approximately 12:19 p.m., officers were called to the Atlantic Union Bank located at 5125 John Tyler Highway to a robbery. The suspect is described as a tall, thin, black male wearing jeans, glasses and a ball cap. The suspect told the tell...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Historical Commission Meeting Scheduled for Sept. 24

Historical Commission

The Historical Commission will meet Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held electronically pursuant to the Continuity of Government Ordinance adopted by the Board of Supervisors on April 14, 2020 and Sept. 8, 2020.The meeting will be a...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2020

JCC Releases 2019 Annual Report on the Floodplain Management Plan

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James City County has released the 2019 Annual Report on the Floodplain Management Plan. The Annual Report highlights the progress made by the County towards the identification, reduction and mitigation of flood losses. The Floodplain Management Plan and ...

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2019 Report on the Floodplain Management Plan News Releases
Posted on: September 16, 2020

Police Make Arrest in Felony Embezzlement Incident

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On July 23, a member of the Hospice House’s Board of Directors provided documents to James City County Police Department indicating that an employee, Brandi Kay Godwin, had been embezzling funds from Hospice House for more than a year. After rev...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 15, 2020

Free Starter Emergency Kit Giveaway Featured on This Week in James City County

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James City County Emergency Manager Sara Ruch and City of Williamsburg Deputy Fire Chief Larry Snyder join us on the podcast this week to talk about hazards and what you can do be prepared. Stay tuned to the end and learn how you can get a great emergency...

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This Week in James City County News Releases
Posted on: September 11, 2020

Police Make Arrest in Stabbing Incident

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On Aug. 29 at approximately 1:30 a.m., officers were called to the 190 block of Lakeside Drive in Historic Powhatan Resort to an assault. Two victims were located. The first victim, a 22-year-old Newport News man, suffered numerous stab wounds and was flo...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 10, 2020

Governor Northam Announces Easing of Restrictions in Hampton Roads

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RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that, due to significantly improved health metrics in the Eastern Region, localities in Hampton Roads will join the rest of the Commonwealth in Phase Three of the “Forward Virginia&rd...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Two Members of Fire Department Honored For Outstanding Work in Prehospital Care

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Two members of the James City County Fire Department were recently honored by the regional Peninsulas EMS Council for their outstanding work in prehospital care.Dr. Amir Louka (pictured left), serves as the Operational Medical Director for James City Coun...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Police Seek Identity of Suspects in Property Damage & Larceny Incident

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On Aug. 31 at approximately 2:28 a.m. (the time on the video is an hour off), officers responded to a residence on Westlake Court. The victim reported that she was awakened by a loud noise and looked outside to see 4 individuals around her vehicle in her ...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2020

What happened at the September 8 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the September 8 Regular Meeting:E.    PRESENTATIONS    

1.    Frances Baker 100th Birthday Proclamation

2.  &...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 8, 2020

Parks & Recreation Transitions to New Registration System

PerfectMind_NewsFlash

PerfectMind Introduced James City County Parks & Recreation will launch PerfectMind, a new online registration system, on Sept. 15. The new system offers customers a more efficient experience for all department registrations including members...

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Posted on: September 3, 2020

Police Make Arrest in Homicide Investigation

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On Wednesday, Sep. 2, James City County Police arrested Michael Dean Slye, 59 of JCC and charged him with Second Degree Murder in relation to the death of Terrence Orlando Pressey.At approximately 7:30 a.m. on  Aug. 29, JCC Police responded to th...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 2, 2020

Election Questions Answered on This Week in James City County

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Dianna Moorman, Director of Elections and General Registrar for James City County joins the podcast this week to talk about the upcoming election, recent changes in laws, important deadlines and more. Check it out and let us know what you think!Video: htt...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Police Conduct Homicide Investigation

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

At approximately 7:30 a.m. on Aug. 29, James City County Police responded to the Motel Zuma located at 6493 Richmond Road in the Lightfoot area in reference to a man found deceased in a grassy area next to the parking lot. The man was identified as Terren...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 27, 2020

Parks & Recreation Plan September Events

September Flash

September 2020 EventsAs the impacts of COVID-19 continue to be felt, we ask for your patience, flexibility and support. We depend on you, our patrons, to follow safety and social distancing guidelines as regularly released by the Governor of Virginia, the...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Parks & Recreation Plans Child Care Program for Grades K-5

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James City County Parks & Recreation’s state-licensed REC Connect program will modify its operations in conjunction with WJCC Schools’ decision to offer remote learning for the first nine weeks of the 2020-21 school year. REC Conne...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 5, 2020

Governor Northam Launches COVIDWISE Exposure Notification App to Help Contain COVID-19

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RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced the launch of COVIDWISE, an innovative exposure notification app that will alert users if they have been in close contact with an individual who has tested positive for COVID-19. Virginia is the fi...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 30, 2020

Rental Assistance Program

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On July 16, 2020, the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development awarded a contract to the James City County Housing Office to provide subsistence payments under the Urgent Need Community Development Block Grant Program. Funding from this pr...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 17, 2020

Mosquito Season is Here

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Are you ready? Mosquitoes are not only annoying, they can carry viruses and can make you sick. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to help control mosquitoes in and around your home:

  • Eliminate standing water both inside and outside of your hom...
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News Releases
Posted on: June 24, 2020

Start Peninsula Changes Event Format to Multiple Smaller Competitions

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Start Peninsula is pleased to announce that it will return for its ninth annual year in 2020. Beginning next month, Start Peninsula will begin a series of three micropitch competitions held on July 14, Sept. 22 and Oct. 13. At each micropitch event, there...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

Lock Your Car Doors

Larcenies from unlocked motor vehicles are one of the most prevalent crimes in James City County. Residents are encouraged to always lock their car doors even when they are at home. Residents should also always remove valuables (especially electronics and...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2020

James City County Parks

Coronavirus covid19 update news flash 2020

County Parks, Centers & Facilities UpdateJuly 10, 2020James City County and Virginia have entered Phase III restrictions for operations of our programs, parks, centers and facilities. While Phase III still carries many restrictions, additional ameniti...

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News Flash

Posted on: August 27, 2020

September Events

September Flash

September 2020 EventsAs the impacts of COVID-19 continue to be felt, we ask for your patience, flexibility and support. We depend on you, our patrons, to follow safety and social distancing guidelines as regularly released by the Governor of Virginia, the...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 8, 2020

Parks & Recreation Transitions to New Registration System

PerfectMind_NewsFlash

PerfectMind Introduced James City County Parks & Recreation will launch PerfectMind, a new online registration system, on Sept. 15. The new system offers customers a more efficient experience for all department registrations including members...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 7, 2020

Parks & Recreation Plans Child Care Program for Grades K-5

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James City County Parks & Recreation’s state-licensed REC Connect program will modify its operations in conjunction with WJCC Schools’ decision to offer remote learning for the first nine weeks of the 2020-21 school year. REC Conne...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 22, 2020

James City County Parks

Coronavirus covid19 update news flash 2020

County Parks, Centers & Facilities UpdateJuly 10, 2020James City County and Virginia have entered Phase III restrictions for operations of our programs, parks, centers and facilities. While Phase III still carries many restrictions, additional ameniti...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: September 21, 2020

Police Seek Suspect in Residential Burglary

Burglary Suspect

In the early morning hours of Sept. 7, an unknown suspect broke into a private residence in the Toano area of James City County. The suspect stole five long guns, two iPhones, an iPad a Dell laptop and several collector’s knife sets. The suspect...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Police Investigate Robbery at Atlantic Union Bank

Atlantic Union Bank Robbery Suspect

On Sept. 17 at approximately 12:19 p.m., officers were called to the Atlantic Union Bank located at 5125 John Tyler Highway to a robbery. The suspect is described as a tall, thin, black male wearing jeans, glasses and a ball cap. The suspect told the tell...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 16, 2020

Police Make Arrest in Felony Embezzlement Incident

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On July 23, a member of the Hospice House’s Board of Directors provided documents to James City County Police Department indicating that an employee, Brandi Kay Godwin, had been embezzling funds from Hospice House for more than a year. After rev...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 11, 2020

Police Make Arrest in Stabbing Incident

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On Aug. 29 at approximately 1:30 a.m., officers were called to the 190 block of Lakeside Drive in Historic Powhatan Resort to an assault. Two victims were located. The first victim, a 22-year-old Newport News man, suffered numerous stab wounds and was flo...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Police Seek Identity of Suspects in Property Damage & Larceny Incident

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On Aug. 31 at approximately 2:28 a.m. (the time on the video is an hour off), officers responded to a residence on Westlake Court. The victim reported that she was awakened by a loud noise and looked outside to see 4 individuals around her vehicle in her ...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Police Make Arrest in Homicide Investigation

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On Wednesday, Sep. 2, James City County Police arrested Michael Dean Slye, 59 of JCC and charged him with Second Degree Murder in relation to the death of Terrence Orlando Pressey.At approximately 7:30 a.m. on  Aug. 29, JCC Police responded to th...

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Police Department
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Police: Frequently Asked Questions

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

James City County Police Department recognizes that our citizens may have questions concerning some of our Department policies and procedures. We have had a number of inquiries lately that we have responded to providing citizens with information. In an ef...

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Police Department
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

Lock Your Car Doors

Larcenies from unlocked motor vehicles are one of the most prevalent crimes in James City County. Residents are encouraged to always lock their car doors even when they are at home. Residents should also always remove valuables (especially electronics and...

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Police Department
Posted on: July 7, 2020

Police Announce Annual Service Awards

Investigator Diane Walters

On June 11, Police held their annual Service Awards Ceremony recognizing many officers for their continued high levels of service and dedication to safety in the community. Citizens and other County employees who have supported the Department’s ...

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Awards Police Department
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Most Wanted

Most Wanted NF1

If you have any information that might help police locate any of these individuals, please call James City County Police Department at 757-253-1800 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. You may also submit tips at P3tips.com. Callers to the Crime Line and...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Police Conduct Homicide Investigation

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

At approximately 7:30 a.m. on Aug. 29, James City County Police responded to the Motel Zuma located at 6493 Richmond Road in the Lightfoot area in reference to a man found deceased in a grassy area next to the parking lot. The man was identified as Terren...

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Police Department

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: August 26, 2020

Fee Free Days at Historic Jamestowne

Historic Jamestowne Captain John Smith statue up close

Throughout the year, there are several fee free days at Historic Jamestowne. On these select days, there are no admission fees. 

Fee Free Days

  • Saturday, Sept. 26 in honor of National Public Lands Day
  • Monday, Nov. 11 in commemoration of Veterans Day

A...

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Tourism News

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