News Flash

Posted on: May 1, 2019

Motherhood Through Domestic Violence

HHS Office on Womens Health

The holiday is reserved for celebrating the remarkable contributions of mothers across our nation. For mothers who are victims of intimate partner violence crimes (domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking), the holiday can be another day for sufferi...

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Colonial Community Corrections
Posted on: September 17, 2018

James City County Awarded Second OVW Grant

US Dept OVW logo

On August 29, 2018, the Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) announced 54 grants totaling $32 million through its Improving the Criminal Justice Response to Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking ...

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Colonial Community Corrections

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 21, 2019

New Directors Appointed to Economic Development Authority

EDA logo

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) of James City County is pleased to announce that the Board of Supervisors appointed two new directors to the EDA. The new directors are Jeffrey (Jeff) Scott and Vincent (Vince) Campana, III. Scott will serve the re...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 13, 2019

VHB’s Williamsburg Office Recognized at ACEC Engineering Excellence Awards

VHB Staff Accepting Award

On May 7, VHB’s Williamsburg office received a national recognition award from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) at the 2019 Engineering Excellence Awards Gala in Washington, D.C. for the Carter’s Grove Plantation pr...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 8, 2019

Alewerks Brewing Company Releases First Beers from its L.A.B. in Satellite Taproom

Alewerks L.A.B.

James City County is pleased to announce that Alewerks Brewing Company (Alewerks) will have its first exclusive satellite taproom beer releases during American Craft Beer Week on Monday, May 13 and Friday, May 16. Monday’s beer release will be t...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Billsburg Brewery Unveils New Logo, Tagline and Receives Award

Billsburg Brewery New Logo

James City County is pleased to announce that Billsburg Brewery (Billsburg) unveiled its new logo on Friday. As part of a rebranding effort for the brewery, the new logo utilizes the negative space within the letter B of the Billsburg name to represent th...

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Economic Development
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Economic Development Authority Real Estate Committee Cancels May Meeting and Reschedules June

EDA Real Estate Committee logo

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) Real Estate Committee has canceled their Thursday, May 2 meeting. The EDA Real Estate Committee has also rescheduled their June meeting from Thursday, June 6 to Thursday, June 13 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.The Real Estate ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: April 26, 2019

FoodaTude..Food with Attitude Wins Multiple Awards

FoodAtude..Food With Attitude

For the third year in a row, local food truck, FoodaTude..Food with Attitude (FoodaTude), has won the Coastal Virginia Magazine Best Of Readers’ Choice Award for Best Food Truck Peninsula Gold Medal. FoodaTude is owned by Chef Jim Kennedy, who f...

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Economic Development
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Habitat ReStore on Jamestown Road Announces Expansion

Habitat for Humanity ReStore Williamsburg storefront

James City County is pleased to announce that Habitat for Humanity ReStore on Jamestown Road will expand their store an additional 17,600 square feet. This is the third expansion of this location and will bring the total space to 40,616 square feet. &...

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Economic Development
Posted on: April 1, 2019

LPGA Championship Golf Returns to James City County

Pure Silk Championship presented by Visit Williamsburg

The Pure Silk Championship presented by Visit Williamsburg  will host some of the top players of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) on the renowned River Course at Kingsmill Resort on May 20-26, 2019. Will champion Ariya Jutanugarn&a...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Featured Property: 3000 John Deere Road in Toano, VA

3000 John Deere Road

Property includes 307,184 square feet in a single story industrial facility located on 74.4 acres of land. Property is located in Stonehouse Commerce Park approximately 40 minutes east of the Richmond airport, 45 minutes west of the Port of Virginia. This...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Port Signs New, Long-Term Lease for Virginia International Gateway

Port of Virginia

NORFOLK – Governor Terry R. McAuliffe on Wednesday announced that The Port of Virginia® has signed a new, long-term lease for Virginia International Gateway (VIG) that clears the way for the port to begin work on doubling capacity at the...

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Additional Info... Economic Development

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Fireworks are Illegal in JCC

Illegal

The possession, manufacture, storage, sale, handling or use of fireworks in James City County is a class 1 misdemeanor punishable by up to 12 months in jail and/or $2,500 fine. Professional displays, such as can be seen at Busch Gardens, are allowed throu...Read on...

Additional Info... Fire Department
Posted on: March 1, 2016

Another Smoke Alarm Success

smoke alarm

Residents of Pocahontas Trail were awakened early Feb. 29 by the sound of smoke alarms ringing through the house. Everyone exited safely and the Fire Department was called. Fire crews arrived to find heavy smoke inside the house and smoldering fire near e...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: February 29, 2016

ISO Rating Change Could Reduce Insurance Costs

Firefighter with hydrant

The Fire Department has received the second highest possible rating from the Insurance Services Office (ISO), a distinction that may qualify homeowners and businesses for lower property insurance premiums. Effective March 1, 2016, James City County Fire D...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: December 29, 2015

File of Life

File of Life

In an emergency, ambulance providers need to know your medical history to decide how best to take care of you. Searching for medication bottles or trying to remember dosages is the last thing you want to be doing if you or a loved one needs help. That’s w...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: December 28, 2015

Safe Needle Disposal

Do Not Recycle Needles

If you check your blood sugar or inject medications at home it is important to dispose of your used needles and lancets safely. You can purchase a special container from most pharmacies, or use an empty household container that is leak proof, made of heav...Read on...

Additional Info... Fire Department

News Flash

Posted on: May 8, 2019

Lauren Christine Jarrell

Lauren Christine Jarrell

Lauren Christine Jarrell: last known address is Revolutionary Way, James City County, VA. Jarrell’s date of birth is Jan. 28, 1992. Jarrell is 5’2” and 100 lbs. There are two outstanding warrants for Jarrell: one out of Williamsburg-James City County Gene...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Jarius Christopher Wallace

Jarius Christopher Wallace

Jarius Christopher Wallace: last known address is Autumn East, James City County, VA, but may also be in Charlotte, NC. Wallace’s date of birth is Jan. 8, 1993. Wallace is 5’7” and 170 lbs. There is an outstanding Capias (indictment) from Williamsburg-Jam...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 27, 2019

Ryan Kim Brown

Ryan Kim Brown

Ryan Kim Brown: last known address is Sir Gilbert Loop, James City County, VA. Brown’s date of birth is Oct. 26, 1996. Brown is 6’1” and 165 lbs. Brown has three outstanding Capiases from Williamsburg-James City County Circui...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Randy Lee Hahn, Jr.

Randy Lee Hahn

Randy Lee Hahn, Jr.: last known address is Summer East, James City County, VA. Hahn, Jr.’s date of birth is Nov. 26, 1989. Hahn, Jr. is 5’10” and 170 lbs. Hahn, Jr. has 5 outstanding warrants for credit card theft (2 counts), credit card fraud, unauthoriz...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Jazmyn Elizabeth Johnson

Jazmyn Elizabeth Johnson

Jazmyn Elizabeth Johnson: last known address is Lafayette Boulevard, James City County, VA. Johnson’s date of birth is Sept. 12, 1992. Johnson is 5’4” and 194 lbs. Johnson has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County General District Cour...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Robert Lee Graham, Jr.

robert lee graham jr.

Robert Lee Graham, Jr.: last known address is 5413 Airport Road, James City County, VA. Graham’s date of birth is May 29, 1971. Graham is 5’8” and 155 lbs. Graham has three outstanding Capiases from Williamsburg-James City Co...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Larry Earl Batts

larry batts

Larry Earl Batts: last known address Centerville Road in James City County. Batts' date of birth is Jan. 12, 1962. He is 5’8” and 160 lbs. Batts is wanted for aggravated sexual battery and revocation of a suspended sentence.

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Most Wanted
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Daniel Alexander Smokes, Jr.

Daniel Alexander Smokes Jr.

Daniel Alexander Smokes, Jr.: last known address is Algonquin Trail, James City County, VA. Smokes, Jr.'s date of birth is Feb. 9, 1999. He is 6’2” and 178 lbs. Smokes, Jr. has outstanding warrants for three counts of robbery, two coun...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Michelle Marie Roush

michelle marie roush

Michelle Marie Roush: last known address Prosperity Court in James City County, VA. Roush's date of birth is Nov. 11, 1988. She is 5’3” and 115 lbs. Roush is wanted on a Felony Capias (original charge: felony shoplifting).

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Troy Lamont Ashby

troy lamont ashby

Troy Lamont Ashby: last known address is Hampton, VA. Ashby's date of birth is July 18, 1976. He is 5’5” and 140 lbs. Ashby is wanted on two Capiases (indictments) from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court on charges of Distribution of cocaine (2 ...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Ryan David Bragg

Ryan David Bragg

Ryan David Bragg: last known address is Powhatan Springs Road, James City County, VA. Bragg’s date of birth is Nov. 4, 1987. Bragg has a Capias from James City County Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court for failure to report to CCC (original charge is...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: June 27, 2018

Chad Gallup Acee

chad gallup acee

Chad Gallup Acee: last known address is London Company Way, James City County, VA. Acee's date of birth is Sept. 23, 1988. He is 6’1” and 165 lbs. Acee has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court for a p...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: May 9, 2018

Kevin Lamark Jackson

kevin lamark jackson

Kevin Lamark Jackson: last known address is Merrimac Trail, Williamsburg, VA. Jackson's date of birth is May 28, 1975. He is 5’5” and 170 lbs. Jackson has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County General District Court...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Karl Scott Knoyer, Jr.

karl scott knoyer

Karl Scott Knoyer, Jr.: last known address is Carol Lane, James City County, VA. Knoyer, Jr.'s date of birth is April 15, 1989. He is 6’ and 185 lbs. Knoyer, Jr. is wanted on two charges of failure to appear in Williamsburg-James City County Cir...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe: last known address Lakepoint Court, James City County, VA. Sharpe's date of birth is Aug. 18, 1989. He is 5’11” and 130 lbs. Sharpe is wanted on charges of credit card theft, credit card fraud, grand larceny and...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Corey Delmont Bryant, Sr.

corey delmont bryant sr.

Corey Delmont Bryant, Sr.: last known address Capital Landing Road, Williamsburg, VA. Bryant, Sr.'s date of birth is Jan. 26, 1971. He is 5’10” and 210 lbs. Bryant, Sr. is wanted on charges of credit card theft and unauthorized use of ...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 21, 2018

Sibylla Hope Coles (AKA: Sibylla Bailey, Sibylla Simpson)

sibylla coles

Sibylla Hope Coles (AKA: Sibylla Bailey, Sibylla Simpson): last known address Little Creek Dam Road, Toano, VA. Coles' date of birth is May 4, 1972. She is 5’4” and 195 lbs. Coles is wanted on a felony charge of possession of a schedul...

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Most Wanted

News Flash

Posted on: May 22, 2019

James City County Closes Jolly Pond Road at the Dam

Jolly Pond Road Closure Map Final

Due to increasing safety concerns, James City County is closing the roadway across Jolly Pond Dam effective May 23, 2019. The Board of Supervisors will be asked to consider beginning the process to abandon this section of roadway at their June 11, 2019 me...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Annual Outdoor Water Use Regulations in Effect Through Sept. 30

Sprinklers and hose on lawn

The annual outdoor water use regulations for James City Service Authority (JCSA) water customers began May 1 and continue until Sept. 30. The regulations help manage demand during the summer months where water usage increases due to outdoor water use acti...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Police Host Scam Presentation

Fraud Alert

Police throughout the Country receive numerous complaints each year regarding scams and fraudulent financial activity. James City County Police Department is no different. To help combat the prevalence of these crimes, James City County Police Department ...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Personal Property and Real Estate Taxes Due June 5

Taxes Due June 5, 2019 web

James City County Personal Property and Real Estate tax bills have been mailed and are due Wednesday, June 5, 2019. If you have not received your tax bill, please call the Treasurer’s Office at 757-253-6705. Penalty will be applied on June 6. Tax payments...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Police Seek Suspect in Shoplifting Incident

19001326 Shoplifting suspect

On May 10 at approximately 5:15 p.m., the pictured suspect entered the ABC Store located at 6497 Centerville Road. He concealed a bottle of liquor in his coat pocket and left without paying. The unknown subject left on foot headed towards the intersection...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2019

New Directors Appointed to Economic Development Authority

EDA logo

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) of James City County is pleased to announce that the Board of Supervisors appointed two new directors to the EDA. The new directors are Jeffrey (Jeff) Scott and Vincent (Vince) Campana, III. Scott will serve the re...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Treasurer Jenni Tomes Talks Taxes on This Week James City County

Podcast

Jenni Tomes, Treasurer for James City County and the City of Williamsburg, joins us on the podcast this week to talk about personal property taxes, why taxpayers send their checks to Boston and more. Check it out and let us know what you think!This Week i...

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This Week in James City County News Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Nonresident Parking Fees Return to Jamestown Beach Event Park

Beach Decal News Flash

Parking fees for nonresidents are charged at Jamestown Beach Event Park, 2205 Jamestown Road annually from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day. The parking fee is charged Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on weekends and holidays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at ...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2019

Community Participation Team Application Period Open

Community Participation Team Group Photo

James City County is launching the update of its Comprehensive Plan adopted in 2015, Toward 2035: Leading the Way, and invites community leaders to apply to be part of the Community Participation Team (CPT). The CPT plays an important role in pro...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2019

County Debuts New Tourism Commercial

Tourism Video Still

James City County is pleased to announce it has debuted a new tourism commercial, “Back to James City County.” The commercial shows that there are activities for the whole family in the County.The commercial will air on the Golf Channel during the Pure Si...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Police Announce Service Awards

Master Police Officer Jim Miller

On May 16, Police held their annual Service Awards Ceremony recognizing many officers for their continued high levels of service and dedication to safety in the community. Citizens and other County employees who have supported the Department’s efforts in ...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2019

May 31 is Motown Night at Jamestown Jams Featuring Trademark

Trademark band photo

Come and enjoy free live music on Friday, May 31 with Trademark as they perform for Motown Night during Jamestown Jams at Jamestown Beach Event Park.Trademark features three dynamic lead vocalists supported by a sizzling four piece rhythm section. Their e...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 15, 2019

Holiday Closings Announced

Memorial Day 20193

James City County offices, facilities, services, libraries and courts will observe the following schedule for Memorial Day.County offices:Closed Monday, May 27James City County Recreation Center and Abram Frink Jr. Community Center:Closed Monday, May 27Al...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 15, 2019

What happened at the May 14 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

051419 BOS

Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the May 14 Regular Meeting:E.         PRESENTATIONS    http://ec4.cc/e2933df4a 

1.     &am...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 14, 2019

LPGA Golfer Brooke Pancake Featured on This Week in James City County

Podcast

County Tourism & Marketing Coordinator Laura Messer joins us on the podcast this week to talk about the Pure Silk Championship and the LPGA. We have a special guest on this episode - professional golfer Brooke Pancake! Check it out and let us know wha...

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This Week in James City County News Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Jamestown Jams Concert Series Announced

Crowd at Jamestown Jams

James City County is pleased to announce its Jamestown Beach Event Park concert series, Jamestown Jams, is returning for the fourth year. Come and enjoy free live music on May 31, June 28, July 26 and Aug. 30. Each concert will have a theme and feature a ...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Are you Flood Fluent?

Flood Image

Last year’s hurricane season was one for the records, producing 15 named storms, eight of which were hurricanes. Hurricane Florence devastated Eastern North Carolina with catastrophic flooding that took weeks to subside.If you think you don’t need flood i...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Economic Development Authority Real Estate Committee Cancels May Meeting and Reschedules June

EDA Real Estate Committee logo

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) Real Estate Committee has canceled their Thursday, May 2 meeting. The EDA Real Estate Committee has also rescheduled their June meeting from Thursday, June 6 to Thursday, June 13 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.The Real Estate ...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Absentee Voting Available for June Primaries

Vote web

Absentee voting for the June 11, 2019 primary elections began statewide on Friday, April 26. Qualified Virginia voters may vote absentee in-person at their local voter registration office or vote absentee by mail. Registered voters must meet one of the 20...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 24, 2019

May Events

May Flash_2017

Aquatics

Learn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for June classes is open May 7-17. Registration is accepted at the James City County Recreation Center and online. Having t...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Police Offer Firearm Safety Courses

Firearm Safety Class

The James City County Police Department will be offering free firearm safety classes to the public in May and June. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Commonwealth of V...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 17, 2019

Police to Offer Citizens Police Academy

Law Enforcement Center

The James City County Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy has been offering members of our local community the opportunity to get an inside look at the operation and function of police procedures since 1994. The classes offer an overview of the De...

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To apply News Releases
Posted on: April 9, 2019

Off-Leash Area for Dogs Opens May 1

OLA_News Flash

Dog owners are permitted to let their pet play off-leash in one specified area of Jamestown Beach Event Park, beginning May 1. The park is located at 2205 Jamestown Road.

In March 2019, the James City County Board of Supervisors amended the County Code to ...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2018

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

Lock Your Car Doors

Residents are reminded to protect their property by removing valuables (especially electronics, firearms, purses/wallets and shopping bags) from vehicles and always locking doors, keeping windows and doors locked at night and when not at home and keeping ...

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News Releases

News Flash

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Off-Leash Area for Dogs Available at Jamestown Beach Event Park

OLA_News Flash

An off-leash dog area is now available at Jamestown Beach Event Park, permitting dog owners to let their pet play off-leash in one specified area of the park. The park is located at 2205 Jamestown Road.

Parks & Recreation is conducting a trial program ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Nonresident Parking Fees Return to Jamestown Beach Event Park

Beach Decal News Flash

Parking fees for nonresidents are charged at Jamestown Beach Event Park, 2205 Jamestown Road annually from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day. The parking fee is charged Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on weekends and holidays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 24, 2019

May Events

May Flash_2017

Aquatics

Learn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for June classes is open May 7-17. Registration is accepted at the James City County Recreation Center and online. Having t...

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Parks & Recreation

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 23, 2019

Police Host Scam Presentation

Fraud Alert

Police throughout the Country receive numerous complaints each year regarding scams and fraudulent financial activity. James City County Police Department is no different. To help combat the prevalence of these crimes, James City County Police Department ...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Police Seek Suspect in Shoplifting Incident

19001326 Shoplifting suspect

On May 10 at approximately 5:15 p.m., the pictured suspect entered the ABC Store located at 6497 Centerville Road. He concealed a bottle of liquor in his coat pocket and left without paying. The unknown subject left on foot headed towards the intersection...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Police Announce Service Awards

Master Police Officer Jim Miller

On May 16, Police held their annual Service Awards Ceremony recognizing many officers for their continued high levels of service and dedication to safety in the community. Citizens and other County employees who have supported the Department’s e...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 13, 2019

2018 Annual Report

Law Enforcement Center

The mission of the James City County Police Department is to perform our duties and fulfill our responsibilities of enforcing the law, preserving the peace, and providing police services so that it improves the quality of life for all citizens within our ...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Alliance on Violence Against Women to Host Faith-based Forum on Domestic Violence

JCC AVAW Faith Forum - Save The Date 2019

On June 13, James City County Alliance on Violence Against Women (AVAW) will host a faith-based forum on domestic violence. Our faith-based communities play a critical role in the response to domestic violence as our faith leaders may be the only person a...

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Details & Registration Police Department
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Police Offer Firearm Safety Courses

Firearm Safety Class

The James City County Police Department will be offering free firearm safety classes to the public in May and June. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Commonwealth of V...

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Police Department
Posted on: April 17, 2019

Police to Offer Citizens Police Academy

Law Enforcement Center

The James City County Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy has been offering members of our local community the opportunity to get an inside look at the operation and function of police procedures since 1994. The classes offer an overview...

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To apply Police Department
Posted on: July 9, 2018

The Watch Dial by JCCPD

The Watch Dial

The Watch Dial is a quarterly newsletter published by James City County Police Department. Check back often for information about JCCPD events, crime prevention tips and other crime alerts.

The Watch Dial Police Department
Posted on: November 30, 2018

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

Lock Your Car Doors

Residents are reminded to protect their property by removing valuables (especially electronics, firearms, purses/wallets and shopping bags) from vehicles and always locking doors, keeping windows and doors locked at night and when not at home and keeping ...

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Police Department

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 20, 2019

County Debuts New Tourism Commercial

Tourism Video Still

James City County is pleased to announce it has debuted a new tourism commercial, “Back to James City County.” The commercial shows that there are activities for the whole family in the County.The commercial will air on the Golf Channe...

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Tourism News
Posted on: May 17, 2019

May 31 is Motown Night at Jamestown Jams Featuring Trademark

Trademark band photo

Come and enjoy free live music on Friday, May 31 with Trademark as they perform for Motown Night during Jamestown Jams at Jamestown Beach Event Park.Trademark features three dynamic lead vocalists supported by a sizzling four piece rhythm section. Their e...

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Tourism News
Posted on: May 8, 2019

Alewerks Brewing Company Releases First Beers from its L.A.B. in Satellite Taproom

Alewerks L.A.B.

James City County is pleased to announce that Alewerks Brewing Company (Alewerks) will have its first exclusive satellite taproom beer releases during American Craft Beer Week on Monday, May 13 and Friday, May 16. Monday’s beer release will be the Bombshe...

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Tourism News
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Billsburg Brewery Unveils New Logo, Tagline and Receives Award

Billsburg Brewery New Logo

James City County is pleased to announce that Billsburg Brewery (Billsburg) unveiled its new logo on Friday. As part of a rebranding effort for the brewery, the new logo utilizes the negative space within the letter B of the Billsburg name to represent th...

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Tourism News
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Jamestown Jams Concert Series Announced

Crowd at Jamestown Jams

James City County is pleased to announce its Jamestown Beach Event Park concert series, Jamestown Jams, is returning for the fourth year. Come and enjoy free live music on May 31, June 28, July 26 and Aug. 30. Each concert will have a theme and feature a ...

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Tourism News
Posted on: April 1, 2019

LPGA Championship Golf Returns to James City County

Pure Silk Championship presented by Visit Williamsburg

The Pure Silk Championship presented by Visit Williamsburg  will host some of the top players of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) on the renowned River Course at Kingsmill Resort on May 20-26, 2019. Will champion Ariya Jutanugarn&a...

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Tourism News
Posted on: April 21, 2019

Fee Free Days at Historic Jamestowne

Historic Jamestowne

Throughout the year, there are several fee free days at Historic Jamestowne. On these select days, there is no admission fee.

Fee Free Days

  • Sunday, Aug. 25 in honor of the National Park Service Founders Day
  • Saturday, Sept. 28 in honor of National Public Land...
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Tourism News

News Flash