Fairfax County


Police Release New Sketch in 1982 Unsolved Murder

Police are hopeful a new, age-progression composite sketch will help advance the ongoing investigation into the 1982 unsolved murder of a Fairfax County woman.



Bears Spotted in Fairfax Co., Authorities Warn Residents to Take Caution

Fairfax County officials are warning residents to be cautious after recent bear sightings in the region.


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Trespasser Struck by Amtrak Train on VRE Line in Fairfax Co.

A man is injured after he was struck by an Amtrak train in Fairfax County Tuesday night.


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Old Bazooka Round Found in Fairfax Storm Drain

An old bazooka round was found by a drain inspector in Fairfax County Tuesday morning.


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Va. Police Investigate Suspicious Death of Woman

Police are investigating what they say is the suspicious death of a woman found on the grass next to a parking garage in Herndon.


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7 Cars Found Burning in Centreville Neighborhood

Investigators say seven vehicles were found burning in a planned community in Centreville.


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Arrest Made in March Homicide in Fairfax County

An Annandale man has been charged with murder in connection with the killing of a 19-year-old in March, whose body was found in a creek.


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Police Complete Investigation Into Fairfax Inmate’s Death

Fairfax County Police say they have completed a five-month investigation into the death of an inmate who was shocked with a stun gun multiple times during a jail transfer.


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Police: Woman Has Her Purse Stolen, Is Shot Chasing Suspect

Police in Fairfax County are investigating after a woman’s purse was taken and she was shot as she chased the suspect.


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Police Say Body Discovered in Fairfax County Pond

Fairfax County officials have pulled a body out of a pond and are investigating what may have caused the death.