Police departments in Northern Virginia are reforming how officers are investigated when they use deadly force. The Northern Virginia Police Chiefs and Sheriffs Committee announced the Northern Virginia Critical Incident Response Team Tuesday. “The important part about this team is that as a chief of police, I don’t have control of that investigation, and that’s the important part for...
Most of the police departments in Northern Virginia are teaming up to change how they handle investigations into deadly use of force. News4’s Virginia reporter Drew Wilder looks at how that would work and at which major departments aren’t signing on.