Officers shot and killed Marshall Franklin in 2009 at his home on Campbell Street.
The 1G-4-PEACE program allows residents to alert police through the Crime Line about gun-related crime.
There were no injuries reported, according to police.
The rain began around 8 p.m. Monday. Some locations saw a few inches of rain by the early morning hours of Tuesday.
A new superintendent took over the jail Monday, as the facility is already under the microscope from federal investigators
Jail officials in Portsmouth are investigating the death of inmate who was found unresponsive in his cell.
Dispatchers say firefighters were called to the 6000 block of Churchland Boulevard at 5:27 p.m.
The new bill would amend the Fair Housing Act of 1968, which already protects sex, race, religion and other characteristics.
Portsmouth police say an anonymous citizen packaged a gun that may have been used in a homicide to send to the department.
City crews spent Wednesday boarding up a Peach Street home after an early morning house fire.
62-year-old Ardell Brooks, of Chesapeake, was last seen in the Parkview and downtown areas of Portsmouth.
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) is asking several cities for money as a result of “budgetary challenges.”
Officers were called to the Advance Auto, located at 2401 Airline Boulevard, at 9:01 p.m.
Two Portsmouth homes, down the street from each other, were shot at Thursday night.
Police have arrested a Portsmouth man in connection to a deadly shooting earlier this week.