December 11, 2017
Governor McAuliffe Announces Opioid and Mental Health Budget Actions
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that his 2019-2020 biennial budget will include $76 million to help combat the opioid epidemic and improve behavioral health treatment.
December 08, 2017
Governor McAuliffe Announces $6.5 Million in Grants to Support Crime Victims in Virginia
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced $6.5 million in federal grant funding to localities, nonprofit organizations and state agencies to provide support for essential programs and services in all aspects of Virginia’s criminal justice system.
November 20, 2017
Emergency Regulations Governing Permitted Events at the Robert E. Lee Monument in Richmond Enacted
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that the Virginia Department of General Services (DGS) has promulgated emergency regulations to govern permitted events at the Robert E. Lee Monument located in Richmond. Governor McAuliffe signed Executive
November 03, 2017
Virginia Posts the Lowest Recidivism Rate in the Country for Second Straight Year
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that, for the second year in a row, Virginia’s re-incarceration rate is the lowest in the country among states for which data was available, at 22.4 percent. The Commonwealth’s recidivism rate has fallen a