Monthly Archives: August 2016

Back-to-School Safety Reminders for Drivers and Pedestrians of All Ages

Summer’s winding down and it’s time to kick off another school year. Whether it’s preschool, grade school, high school or college, a new school year means increased pedestrian and vehicular traffic in neighborhoods and around schools throughout the county. The changing season also brings in increasingly shorter days, less daylight and reduced visibility. Traffic safety is a high priority for

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The Daily Blotter August 31, 2016

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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Fatal Crash Involving a Pedestrian on Richmond Highway

Mount Vernon Police District – Officers were called to the 8300 block of Richmond Highway on Tuesday, August 30 at 6:17 a.m. for the report that a pedestrian had been struck by an SUV. Officers located the scene and summoned detectives from the Crash Reconstruction Unit. Motor Squad officers responded for traffic control. Preliminary information suggests that the pedestrian was

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Update – FBI Releases Wanted Poster for the Suspect in this Robbery

The FBI’s Violent Crimes Task Force and the Fairfax County, Virginia Police Department are investigating this robbery and request that anyone with information call the Washington, DC Office of the FBI at 202-278-2000, the Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131, or contact Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477. You may also contact your local FBI office, or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate.

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The Daily Blotter August 30, 2016

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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Shots Fired into Vehicles and a Dwelling

McLean Police District – Officers responded for the report of a bullet that struck a vehicle in the 2200 block of Beacon Lane in Falls Church on Sunday, August 28, at around 3:52 a.m. According to the caller, a vehicle drove down the street and shot the caller’s vehicle which was unoccupied. Officers found that the caller’s residence was also

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Weekend Recap August 29, 2016

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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