STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers leveraged the Simplified Arrival process to detect an impostor to a Senegal passport and U.S. travel visa at Washington Dulles International Airport Oct. 6.
STERLING, Va. –U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Washington Dulles International Airport seized nearly $44,000 in unreported currency from an Ethiopia-bound traveler Oct. 5.
Investigators from the Fairfax County Fire Investigations Section (FIS), in coordination with the Fairfax County Police Department and federal law enforcement partners, have arrested 48 year-old Louis Garbers in connection with an incendiary vehicle fire that occurred August 15, in the 4200 …
Metro Transit Police today arrested the individual suspected of an attempted rape October 6 aboard a Silver Line train in Northern Virginia.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Two Chinese nationals involved in a $1.1 million fraud scheme involving gift cards, have both pleaded guilty and one has been sentenced for their respective roles in the conspiracy.
Fall is breeding season for deer and you can expect to see more of them on our roads. Please be aware that deer are unpredictable and crashes with them are a safety concern.
Metro Transit Police are seeking the public's assistance to identify the suspect of an attempted rape October 6, aboard a Silver Line train in northern Virginia.
The Alexandria Police Department continues to actively investigate a recent increase in weapons offenses involving shots fired. Although there have been the same number of incidents of this type during the first nine months of 2019 and 2020, there have been significantly more incidents in re…
On October 4, the Alexandria Police Department arrested Tavon Marquis Lanier, a 19 year-old resident of Alexandria, and charged him with second degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, in connection with the September 30 homicide of John Pope.
Units from Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, the City of Alexandria Fire Department, and the Fort Belvoir Fire and Emergency Services responded for a building fire in the 6300 block of Backlick Road in the Springfield area of Fairfax County Oct. 1 at approximately 3:09 p.m.
Detectives from the Fairfax County Police Department Major Crimes Bureau have arrested a man in connection with the sexual assault of a juvenile.
Customs and Border Protection officers seized nearly $143,000 in smoking bongs in an air cargo shipment at Washington Dulles International Airport on Wednesday.
Detectives from the Fairfax County Police Department Major Crimes Bureau are investigating after a man was found dead Sept. 28 inside an apartment in Groveton.
Fairfax County Firefighter Andrew Cruikshank was charged with one count of misdemeanor assault Sept. 28 following an incident that occurred September 14 while transporting a patient to a local hospital.
As a result of an investigation involving former teacher Matthew Snell, Detectives confirmed that complaints of suspected child abuse were reported to Thoreau Middle School Principal, Yusef Azimi in Oct. 2019. However, the complaints were not subsequently reported to CPS or the police, as re…
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A Maryland man was sentenced today to six years in prison for aggravated identity theft and conspiring to defraud over 20 financial institutions.
Fairfax County Fired and Rescue was dispatched for a reported condominium fire in the 8000 block of Gatehouse Road in the Merrifield section of Fairfax County Sept. 6 at approximately 1:32 p.m.
The City of Falls Church Police Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating a homicide that took place at the Diva Lounge in the early hours of September 11.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Victoria Transcultural Clinical Center, VTCC, LLC (“VTCC”), located in Fairfax, has agreed to pay $263,280 to settle a federal False Claims Act (“FCA”) case pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. VTCC provides mental health service…
Units were dispatched for a reported apartment fire in the 7900 block of Westpark Drive in the Tysons area of Fairfax County Sept. 6 at approximately 5:06 a.m.
Fire investigators are asking for the public’s help gathering information regarding two fires that occurred at the same house, one July 28 and the other August 29, in the 2900 block of Dunbar Street in the Hybla Valley area of Fairfax County.
Units from Fairfax County Fire and Rescue and the Fort Belvoir Fire and Emergency services were dispatched for a reported house fire in the 8100 block of Marcy Avenue in the West Springfield area of Fairfax County Sept. 3 at 11:16 p.m.
The Virginia Senate voted last Friday, Aug. 28, to create a fund to help law enforcement agencies with the costs of buying and operating body cameras.
RICHMOND – With most Virginians refraining from traditional vacations this year, Virginia State Police is urging those who are using the Labor Day weekend as a last chance for a getaway to do so safely and responsibly.
FAIRFAX – Continued bridge beam installation for the new I-66 bridges over Route 29 (Lee Highway) in Centreville will require reducing Route 29 under I-66 to a single travel lane in each direction during overnight hours August 31, through September 4. Two-way traffic will run in the southbou…
Adonay Polanco Cabrera, 25, formerly of Culmore, arrived in Fairfax County Aug. 18 after being extradited from El Salvador with the assistance of several federal law enforcement partners to include the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Marshals Service.
RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam kicked off the Commonwealth’s 19th annual Checkpoint Strikeforce enforcement and public education campaign August 26 to combat impaired driving and prevent alcohol-related injuries and fatalities on Virginia’s roads.
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department (FCFRD) Fire Chief John Butler has been selected as a recipient of the 2020 International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) President’s Awards of Recognition.
The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department (FCFRD) was recently honored by the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Program for efforts related to the recruitment and hiring of Virginia military veterans and transitioning services members.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A federal grand jury returned an indictment today charging seven alleged members of the Reccless Tigers street gang with various crimes including racketeering conspiracy, murder, kidnapping, drug trafficking, money laundering, and obstruction of justice.
Units from the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue responded to a house fire in the 10200 block of Forest Lake Drive in the Great Falls area of Fairfax County August 20 at approximately 9:04 p.m. Due to limited fire hydrants in the area, a tanker task…
Recently, several units from Battalion One, B-Shift, participated in water related training at the Pinecrest Swim and Tennis Club in Herndon.
Units from the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, Arlington County Fire Department, and the City of Alexandria Fire Department responded for reports of a house fire in the 5800 block of Arnet Street in the Bailey’s Crossroads area of Fairfax County August 16 at approximately 1:04 a.m.