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Virginia ABC Enforcement Participates in National Night Out 2019

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign to promote police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie. ABC Bureau of Law Enforcement joined law enforcement agencies across the state to celebrate National Night out on August 6, 2019. Learn more about National Night Out’s mission.
Photo: Roanoke Special Agents Ford and Bolton (back row, center) at Salem's National Night Out at the ballpark.

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Partnership with Richmond Area High Schools to Discourage Underage Drinking

Virginia ABC Senior Special Agent Dave Huff joined WTVR CBS 6 News, Loveland Distributing and Hanover County Sheriff's Office at the NOT4ME kick-off event at Atlee High School. NOT4ME is a video contest for high school students created to discourage underage drinking. Read more about the contest.

Virginia ABC Enforcement Builds Community Policing

ABC Enforcement Builds Community Policing

Thanks to our community policing training program, law enforcement agencies around the state are better equipped to respond to the most pressing alcohol-related problems in their jurisdictions. Our Bureau of Law Enforcement is continuing the training program as part of its commitment to collaborating with local police and licensees to proactively reduce incidents involving alcohol.
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Leyes de Alcohol en Virginia

Because laws and cultural traditions surrounding alcohol differ throughout the world, Virginia ABC translated important alcohol-related laws into Spanish to better serve its Hispanic citizens and businesses. Read more.
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Moving into Virginia?

Are you planning to move and ship alcoholic beverages with your household goods to Virginia? The Code of Virginia (COV 4.1-310) prohibits the transportation or importation of more than one gallon of alcohol into the Commonwealth per individual per occasion. You do not need any paperwork to bring back one gallon or less. Read more.

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Regional Offices

Virginia ABC’s Bureau of Law Enforcement has nine regional offices and one satellite office that serve as points of contact for citizens and licensees. Find contact information for your local office.

Questions related to hearings and appeals should be directed to the Hearings, Appeals and Judicial Services Division.

ABC Violations

Please see Final Decisions and Scheduled Dockets for list of statutory and regulatory violations that have been adjudicated or are pending.