Attorney General Mark R. Herring today announced that more than 3,000 Virginia borrowers are expected to receive up to $2.42 million in direct payments, and more Virginia borrowers will be eligible for loan modification and other relief, as part of a $470 million joint state-federal settlement with mortgage lender and servicer HSBC to address mortgage origination, servicing, and foreclosure abuses.
"We can make real progress to remove guns from the hands of domestic abusers...
James Adkins, 64, of Amelia was sentenced today to 6 years imprisonment with 5 years suspended, for an active term of one year imprisonment, after he pled guilty to three counts of possession of child pornography in June 2015.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring announced today that his office and the Department of Forensic Science (DFS) are moving forward with plans to test more than 2,000 untested sexual assault evidence kits, also known as physical evidence recovery kits (PERKs), currently held by local law enforcement agencies.
Today, Attorney General Mark R. Herring testified on the heroin and prescription drug addiction epidemic, in particular its potential to impact older Virginians, during a field hearing of the Senate Special Committee on Aging organized by Senator Tim Kaine.