Category: Commonwealth’s Attorney

Where’s Eric? Help Us Find Where He Lives, It’s Fun.

On Friday, we first reported the fact that Eric “Law & Order” Olsen’s string of thumbing his nose at the law had run out. Stafford County resident David Johnson formally filed a Petition for a Writ of Quo Warranto pursuant

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Barbrow Touts Need For Cultural Change In Stafford’s Judicial System

At last night’s Stafford County NAACP Candidate Forum, the Stafford County Commonwealth’s Attorney candidates were asked the following question: “Do you feel that Stafford needs cultural change in its’ judicial system and, if so, in what areas?” I find it

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Barbrow Continues to Impress in Stafford Commonwealth’s Attorney Race

I can’t tell you how impressed I am with Tim Barbrow (I-Stafford) and the refreshing vision he has for the Stafford County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office. Barbrow is running to replace retiring Stafford County Commonwealth’s Attorney Daniel Chichester. From his official

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What Has “BananaMan” Taught Us? It’s Politics, Stupid!

I don’t know about you, but here in the Fredericksburg area—during the early autumn months of odd-numbered years—I am struck by how state roads that for two years prior remained pockmarked with Buick-sized potholes suddenly are milled and expertly paved.

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Stafford County Crime Soars 60% Over Last 5 Years

According to the Virginia State Police, crime was up in Stafford County for the fifth straight year. It wasn’t just up, but has soared by 60% since 2005. Worse yet, when strictly looking at violent crimes, crime has soared a whopping

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Video: Chuck Feldbush on Corruption in Stafford County

You can read more about the case that Feldbush is talking about here and here. This is just one example of what Commonwealth’s Attorney candidate Tim Barbrow recently called “too many examples in the current administration where the lack of

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Shenk: Barbrow challenges status quo

Barbrow is what Stafford County NEEDS in a commonwealth’s attorney. He’s seen “too many examples in the current administration where the lack of prosecutorial discretion has resulted in unjust convictions or sentences.” For him it’s about “fundamental fairness.” “As a prosecutor, I

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