Archive for “Lt. Hood”

Jackson Ward Loses a Friend

Hi Folks, I couldn’t let this one pass me by. I just heard from Charles Finley that our friend, Lt. Hamlet Hood, is leaving the RPD. Should anyone like to contact him, here is his email address, Lt. Hood will be honored at the next City Council meeting. See his farewell letter below. Greetings, […]

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Jackson Ward Crime Alert

I haven’t seen it reflected in the daily numbers, but Lt. Hood felt concerned enough to issue this bulletin. See the attached Powerpoint for further details. JW Crime Increase

A Conversation With Lt. Hood

At the HJWA meeting Tuesday night, the meeting had barely been called to order when Lt. Hood rose to speak.  He got straight to the point, Jackson Ward and surrounding communities were experiencing a sudden spike in crime.  He handed out a crime map with 13 individual robberies since October 1st, most of them coming in […]

Occupy Richmond Occupies the Richmond Police

Lt. Hood presented an update* tonight on the local crime situation.  Anybody who knows him knows he doesn’t pull punches.  Among the most concerning comments he made was about the strain the Occupy Richmond movement puts on the police manpower at a time when all available resources should be patrolling our streets.  Any public event […]

Holiday Advice from Lt. Hood

Good advice no matter what the season from our own Lt. Hood: Holiday greetings to the residents, citizens, employees and visitors in the Biotech & MCV, Capitol District, Central Office, City Center,  Gambles Hill, Hollywood, Jackson Ward, Monroe Ward, Oregon Hill and VCU communities: I am Lieutenant Hamlet Hood and for those of you who […]