Stephens City Crime

Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Stephens City, VA or anywhere in the US.

Recent Crime News

  • Area man sentenced to 13 years

    Tuesday | via Northern Virginia Daily 

    A Stephens City man has been sentenced to 13 years in prison in the death of man killed by a stray bullet fired by the defendant. Eddie Alvin Debraux Sr. 48, received the sentence in Frederick County Circuit Court Monday after pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter and several related charges stemming from the death Aug. 3 of James Trenary, 64, died at his residence on Nottoway Drive in Stephens City, which is on the same street where Debraux was living at the time of the shooting.


    Related Topix: Stephens City, VA, Frederick County, VA

  • Va. man's estate appeals police shooting lawsuit's d...

    Sunday Feb 8 | via 

    The estate of a Virginia man fatally shot by Martinsburg police is appealing the dismissal of a $200 million lawsuit. The Journal reports that attorney Rocco J. DeLeonardis filed the appeal Friday in the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, on behalf of the estate of 50-year-old Wayne Arnold Jones of Stephens City, Virginia.


    Related Topix: US News, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

  • Appeal of judge's dismissal of police shooting lawsu...

    Friday Feb 6 | via Martinsburg Journal 

    A Virginia attorney has appealed a federal judge's decision last year to throw out a $200 million lawsuit filed against the city of Martinsburg and five police officers who fatally shot a schizophrenic homeless man more than 20 times after they say he stabbed an officer with a knife. The appeal was filed Friday in the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals by Rocco J. DeLeonardis on behalf of the estate of 50-year-old Wayne Arnold Jones, of Stephens City, Virginia.


    Related Topix: US News, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

Stephens City Law

I received my second DWI in Texas (Original one was in VA in 2004). What should I expect?
This should be answered by a Texas attorney, but a lot of it depends on the similarity of the Texas DUI statute, and...
Apparently the man was pulled over for impeding the flow of traffic when the red light turned green.
Yes. If that person has been charged with a 2nd Offense DUI VA will impose an administrative civil license suspension...
restoration. I just received a show cause, I was honest with asap and told them.I went to drug/alcohol testing place took test . Alcohol test is for up to 80 hours and passed. just to show judge I m clean. I also been going to AA every day and getting paper signed. Will the judge take my restricted license or will i get a warning.
I don't think there is any penalty for this type of "probation violation" except for the loss of license, but I think...
Insteand of wait 5 yrs
You can try, but you probably won't succeed. DMV is a rare creature. Theoretically, they are supposed to obey the...
I left a friends house after having some drinks. On the way home, I realized that I had too many and pulled over to rest it off till I could actually drive. I was then approached by an officer and arrested for a DUI.
You may have a good defense. Hire a criminal defense attorney.
me for fta on vasap non compliance,dui drive on suspended. in the year 1996,what can i expect? Are these three different charges, code section 18.2-456 or is this just fta on vasap non compliance?
As I understand it: (1) at some point you were convicted of DUI and Driving Suspended and ordered to complete VASAP (...
Which i served 18 months in prison.I just petitioned court in Va for restoration of DL. The sheriff just arrested me for a 19 year old dui and FTA . Why was this not dealt with then in 2006 and what should i do? I feel i ve served my time and ive been sober for 8 years.
There are a number of reasons why this may have occurred. When you went to court in 2006 they may have not been aware...