You have permission to edit this collection.
113 people executed in Virginia since 1982

113 people executed in Virginia since 1982

  • 0

Virginia has executed 113 people since the U.S. Supreme Court allowed capital punishment to resume in 1976; the second most in the country behind only Texas (568 as of November 2019).

Virginians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty announced on Monday that 13 Virginians who have lost a family member to homicide are asking the General Assembly to make Virginia the 22nd state to abolish the death penalty.

Here's a look at the 113 people executed in the state since 1982:

Related to this collection

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.


Breaking News