News Flash

Charlottesville Police News

Posted on: August 11, 2023

Inactive Controlled Explosive Removed at Long St Construction Site

CPD Press Release Thumbnail

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 11, 2023


Inactive Controlled Explosive Removed at Long St Construction Site


CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – To protect the public safety of our citizens, CPD worked with local and federal partners to remove an inactive controlled explosive found on a construction site located on 1315 Long St.

The bypass located at this address was blocked off for a short time to ensure the safety of our citizens. The device has since been removed; there is no threat or traffic impact on local businesses or residents.



Media Contact
Kyle Ervin
Public Safety Information Officer
City of Charlottesville
434-326-3043
ervinkl@charlottesville.gov

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Charlottesville Police News

News Release CPD

CPD Seeks Assistance Locating Suspect

Posted on: December 1, 2023
CPD Press Release Thumbnail

CPD Releases 2022 Annual Report

Posted on: June 9, 2023