Police have moved Charles Severance to the Arlington Courthouse to await trial for three high-profile murders, to avoid the appearance of a conflict of interest for Alexandria Sheriff Dana Lawhorne, who has ties to a victim.
Jesse Matthew, the man accused of abducting missing UVA student Hannah Graham, appeared in a Texas courtroom Thursday and agreed to return to Virginia without a fight. Meanwhile, the search for the missing 18-year-old continues.
A recent Washington Post article details a 2011 incident in which an attacker fired on--and hit--the President’s private residence. It took four days for the Secret Service to realize what had happened. We explore the implications for a security branch under fire.
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