Fairfax County

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State Dept. Official Granted Bond on Soliciting Minor Charge

A State Department official has been granted bond and will be free pending trial on charges he solicited a minor online.

02/27/2015

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Fairfax County Creates Panel to Review Police Procedures

Fairfax County officials are creating a commission to review police department policies after an officer shot an unarmed man and investigative documents were kept secret for 17 months.

02/21/2015

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Police: Restraints, Taser Used on Va. Inmate Before Death

Police say an inmate who died in custody after a Taser stun gun was used on her had also been in restraints that included a lightweight mesh hood called a spit net.

02/19/2015

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Police Investigating After Body Found in Va. Drainage Ditch

Police in Fairfax County say they’re investigating after a man was found dead in a drainage ditch.

02/15/2015

Police charged Jesse Matthew Jr. (left) with abduction in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. (Photos from Charlottesville Police)

Jesse Matthew Jr. Facing Sex Assault Trial June 8

A Charlottesville man charged with the murder of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham will go on trial June 8 in a separate case in Fairfax County.

02/13/2015

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Human Bones Found on Fairfax Trail

Bones found near a trail in Fairfax County have now been confirmed to be human remains, police announced Monday.

02/09/2015

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Fairfax County Man Arrested on Officer Impersonation Charge

A Fairfax County man has been arrested on a charge of impersonating an officer after police say he was seen trying to pull over cars on an interstate.

02/05/2015

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Snowboarding Va. Boy Critically Hurt After Crashing Into Car

A 6-year-old northern Virginia boy is in critical condition after he slid into a passing car while snowboarding on a steep neighborhood driveway.

01/29/2015

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Superintendent Seeks Pay Raises for Fairfax County Teachers

Fairfax County schools Superintendent Karen Garza is seeking pay raises for teachers in next year’s budget after lagging behind teacher pay in surrounding counties.

01/10/2015

Police charged Jesse Matthew Jr. (left) with abduction in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. (Photos from Charlottesville Police)

Judge Rejects Gag Order Request in Matthew’s Trial in Fairfax

A Fairfax County judge has rejected a request to impose a gag order on lawyers for the attempted murder trial of a man who is also charged in a separate case with the abduction of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

01/09/2015

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