Monthly Archives: September 2015

The Daily Police Blotter for September 30, 2015

This report is published every weekday, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence. The report contains selected crimes, including animal-related incidents and property crimes. The information is organized

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The Daily Police Blotter for September 29, 2015

This report is published every weekday, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence. The report contains selected crimes, including animal-related incidents and property crimes. The information is organized

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Update- Use of Force Investigation from September 24, 2015

The video which was posted on a social media site only shows part of the entire chain of events.  Specifically, the video does not demonstrate the view the officer had nor does it show the active physical resistance leading up to the lawful deployment of the electronic control weapon (ECW).  The Fairfax County Police Department’s use of an ECW, also

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The Daily Police Blotter for September 28, 2015

This report is published every weekday, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence. The report contains selected crimes, including animal-related incidents and property crimes. The information is organized

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Man Charged in Recent Weapons Cases

A detailed investigation has led to the arrest of Matthew Charles Malacarne, believed to be responsible for a series of destruction cases where commercial buildings were struck by bullets. Detectives from Fairfax County and the Towns of Herndon and Leesburg have been jointly investigating similar cases in each jurisdiction. In each of the two Fairfax County incidents, the suspect discharged

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Use of Force Incident Under Review

The Fairfax County Chief of Police, Colonel Edwin C. Roessler Jr., has directed the Department’s Internal Affairs Bureau to conduct an administrative inquiry into the facts and circumstances which led to the deployment of an electronic control weapon (ECW) in the Rose Hill area of the Franconia district on Thursday September 24, 2015. Should anyone have additional witness information, please

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