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 by police district station. Addresses shown indicate blocks and not specific locations. This report is not a comprehensive list of every police event in Fairfax County in the stated time frame.
Note: Information contained in the Daily Blotter is generally based on initial reports made to the police department. Follow-up investigations may reveal different or additional information.
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Police Explorer (Youth) Program: Seeking New Recruits, Registration Only Happens Once a Year: One informational session, called a “First Nighter,” was held on Monday, September 19. Nearly two dozen potential candidates attended. Two more sessions are planned in the coming weeks. We look forward to meeting more of our community’s youth and share details on becoming a Police Explorer!
Two more First Nighter sessions will be held at 7 p.m. on the following upcoming Mondays:
- September 26 at Police Headquarters in Fairfax (Massey Building, 4100 Chain Bridge Road, in Fairfax, A-level conference room)
- October 3 at West Potomac High School in Alexandria
Virginia Department of Transportation will be milling and paving on Guinea Road, reducing it to one lane, alternating between Braddock Road and Route 236 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the next few weeks. Stay alert and follow officers’ direction. They will be in the work zone for safety.
There will be a sobriety checkpoint tonight, in the McLean District from 11:15 p.m. to 2:15 a.m. Plan ahead; make arrangements to stay at a friend or loved one’s place, call for a taxi or designate a sober driver.
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CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Date Covered: 09/22/16
Total Calls for Service: 1,405
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 18
Total Domestic-Related Calls for Service: 29
Total Crash Calls for Service: 136
On Thursday, September 22, between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. the Traffic Division and Sully Neighborhood Patrol Units conducted an alcohol compliance operation at various locations in the Sully District Station. 16 locations were checked, 2 summonses were issued for selling to a minor, one summons was issued for purchasing alcohol for a minor, and one summons for possession of a marijuana.
13300 block of Terry Cloth Lane, wallet from business
ROBBERY: Lawrence Street/Steadman Place, 09/22/16, around 9:43 p.m. Police responded to a report of a robbery. An investigation determined a 15-year-old boy was riding his skateboard when a car pulled up. A man exited from the passenger side of the car and approached the victim. The suspect allegedly pushed him and demanded money. The victim refused and the suspect grabbed the victim’s cell phone and fled. The suspect was described as black, between 18 and 25 years old, wearing a white T-shirt and blue pants. The car was described as a black sedan. The victim did not require medical attention.
1800 block of Old Richmond Highway, license plate from vehicle
6300 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business
6700 block of Richmond Highway, cash from business
7900 block of San Leandro Place, subwoofer and amplifier from vehicle
2100 block of Evans Court, laptop computer and book bag from residence
8200 block of Greensboro Drive, credit card from residence
6200 block of Kellog Drive, cash and credit cards from residence
BURGLARY: 5600 block of Leesburg Pike, 9/22/16 between midnight and 9:30 a.m. An investigation determined someone forced entry into a business and stole property.
5700 block of Columbia Pike, jackets from business
5800 block of Crossroads Center, merchandise from business
3200 block of Hewitt Street, cell phone from school
7700 block of Leesburg Pike, purse from residence
3400 block of South Jefferson Street, cell phone from business
RECKLESS DRIVING/DRIVING WITHOUT AN OPERATOR’S LICENSE/ ELUDING POLICE/ARREST: Fairfax County Parkway/Sugarland Valley Drive, 9/22/16 around 10:40 p.m. An officer conducting traffic enforcement attempted to stop a vehicle for speeding. The driver allegedly failed to stop and pull over and a traffic pursuit began. The pursuit ended near Wiehle Avenue and Shaker Woods Road when the suspect lost control of his vehicle and ran off the road. Police arrested the suspect. Michael A. Ramirez-Bathiche, 18, of Sterling, was transported to jail and charged with reckless driving, speed to elude and driving without an operator’s license.
2400 block of Clover Field Circle, cell phones from vehicle
2200 block of Hunters Woods Plaza, groceries from business
1400 block of North Point Village Center, wallet from vehicle
12000 block of Town Square, liquor from business
6200 block of Backlick Road, wallet from vehicle
6900 block of Bradlick Shopping Center, wallet from business
6100 block of Franconia Road, wallet from vehicle
7000 block of Lee Stone Street, wallet from residence
7500 block of Murillo Street, purse from residence
6600 block of Springfield Towne Center, bicycle from business
BURGLARY: 6100 block of Windward Drive, 9/21/16 between 2 p.m. and 6:20 p.m. An investigation determined someone entered the home through an unlocked door and stole property. The victim did not realize it until the next day (September 22) and reported it to police.
9500 block of Braddock Road, merchandise from business
6300 block of Lee Chapel Road, cell phone from residence
13400 block of Birch Bark Court, license plate from vehicle
13800 block of Metrotech Drive, merchandise from business