Four people are facing felony charges after counterprotesting a weekend rally by members and supporters of the Loyal White Knights of Ku Klux Klan.
A day after a Ku Klux Klan rally in Justice Park, some are questioning if the amount of police presence and force used was necessary.
Hundreds of members across all faiths banded together on July 8 to protest the Ku Klux Klan.
The Albemarle Charlottesville chapter of the NAACP countered the KKK by encouraging peace and unity.
While the KKK gathered in Justice Park, a free concert was held at the Sprint Pavilion on the Downtown Mall.
Organizations and community members in Charlottesville are coming together to take part in events that highlight unity in response to the KKK rally.
The statue of General Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville's Emancipation Park was vandalized sometime overnight between Friday, July 7 and Saturday, July 8. The statue was tagged with graffiti and covered in red paint.
On July 8, the Charlottesville Police Department will close the following roadways from Noon until the conclusion of the event.
An organization dedicated to defending civil liberties and human rights is speaking out about Charlottesville police installing cameras at city parks without the public knowing.
The Charlottesville community continues to prepare for a planned rally Saturday by the Loyal White Knights of the KKK. Religious members are trying to overpower the hate group with prayer.
Kenneth Jackson, an independent candidate for Charlottesville City Council, plans to offer a community event to counter an upcoming controversial rally.
The First United Methodist Church in downtown Charlottesville offered a special communion service Wednesday ahead of a Ku Klux Klan rally planned in July.
Charlottesville is laying out its plan to protect the community and prevent violence during a scheduled rally by the Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan.
Hundreds filled Mount Zion African Baptist Church in Charlottesville as leaders came together with citizens to discuss a planned rally by the Ku Klux Klan scheduled for July.
Charlottesville's Chief of Police, Al Thomas, is speaking out about the events of the last few weeks in the city centering on race and white supremacy.
A church in Charlottesville is taking time to talk about racism and white supremacy. Thomas Jefferson Memorial Church Unitarian Universalist hosted a white supremacy teach-in Sunday.
The Charlottesville Clergy Collective met this week to being planning a response to a rally the Ku Klux Klan plans to have in July.
Ahead of a planned Ku Klux Klan rally in Charlottesville, John Whitehead wrote an open letter to Albemarle County and Charlottesville police advising them to de-escalate the situation.
Charlottesville finds itself in a difficult situation as it prepares for a rally by a group affiliated with the Ku Klux Klan.
Controversial activists have filed two permits requests with the city of Charlottesville for events this summer, including The Loyal White Knights of the KKK.