Fairfax County Police Department
Sixteen months after a man was fatally shot by a Fairfax County police officer in the doorway of his Springfield home, county officials have released the name of the officer who shot him.
Traffic is now getting by in both directions on Columbia Pike after a water main break shut down a section of the busy road, police say.
A 17-year-old northern Virginia boy has been killed in a car crash in Alexandria after another teen who was driving swerved to avoid hitting a deer and instead hit a telephone pole.
Police are asking for the public’s help in searching for a 55-year-old man who has not returned home since Nov. 10 or 11.
The Virginia teenagers responsible for a prank that has gone viral, which they dubbed “gallon smashing,” are now facing charges.
In an effort to curb drinking and driving from its community’s youth, police in Fairfax County are hosting a series of public forums designed to give residents an opportunity to voice their concerns on the issue.