Traffic: Closures will occur along the ramp from northbound I-95 to Route 1 (Exit 161) and the ramp from southbound I-95 to Backlick Road (Exit 167) between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. nightly Tuesday, October 18 through Thursday, October 20 for asphalt patching, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. Traffic flow will be maintained on the ramps during the patching work; however, motorists should expect delays and are advised to use alternate routes.
Join a team with the Fairfax County Police and help to end drunk driving. We are partnering with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) on Saturday, October 29, at 8 a.m. at Burke Lake Park. Follow this link to register:
Pence Gate in Mount Vernon/Route 1 area will be closed for construction for about six weeks. Expect major traffic delays. Build time into your schedule and find alternate routes, if possible.
CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Date Covered: 10/17/16
Total Calls for Service: 1,287
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 19
Total Domestic-Related Calls for Service: 35
Total Crash Calls for Service: 121
BURGLARY: 14200 block of Sweetwater Lane. 10/17/16, 8:14 a.m. An employee reported that someone entered the business over night, but it did not appear that anything had been taken. The investigation is ongoing.
14700 block of General Lee Drive, wallet from vehicle
MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES:
7200 block of Fordson Road, property from residence
1100 block of Villamay Boulevard, jewelry from residence
BURGLARY: 2900 block of Fairmont Street. 10/17/16, 6:37 p.m. A homeowner reported that someone entered the home and took property.
7200 block of Arlington Boulevard, cigarettes from business
9000 block of Old Dominion Drive, watch from business
3300 block of Peace Valley Lane, cell phone from residence
11100 block of Market Street, merchandise from business
11900 block of Market Street, merchandise from business
12100 block of Sunset Hills Road, property from business
5400 block of Franconia Road, purse from vehicle
6800 block of Springfield Boulevard, wallet from vehicle
6700 block of Springfield Towne Center, property from vehicle
4900 block of Americana Drive, tools from residence
7000 block of Essex Avenue, 2014 Honda CRV
13000 block of Fair Lakes Shopping Center, wallet from business
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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.
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