Fairfax County Police Department News

FCPD RECAP Thursday, March 30

FCPD RECAP Thursday, March 30

Bountiful Baby Wildlife; Let Them Stay Wild Detectives Need Your Help Finding These Valued Possessions from Bias-Related Burglary SULLY DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: 4400 block of Chantilly Shopping Center, cell phone from vehicle 5700 block of Deer Pond Road, electronic devices from vehicle 5600 block of Stone Road, merchandise from business STOLEN VEHICLES:  None reported MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT […]

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Detectives Need Your Help Finding These Valued Possessions from Bias-Related Burglary

Detectives Need Your Help Finding These Valued Possessions from Bias-Related Burglary

Mount Vernon Police District – Detectives release photographs of some of the stolen jewelry from the burglary that occurred over the weekend. On March 27, a maintenance worker reported that he found an apartment in disarray and an anti-Muslim statement was written on the wall. The victims had their Quran destroyed and numerous items of jewelry […]

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Bountiful Baby Wildlife; Let Them Stay Wild

Bountiful Baby Wildlife; Let Them Stay Wild

Springtime is here and that means warmer temperatures, frogs calling, Virginia bluebells, and baby animals. Animal Protection Police, wildlife rehabilitators and animal caretakers receive the most calls about baby wildlife in spring and summer. In Fairfax County, residents frequently find young, wild animals that appear to be orphaned or abandoned and seek help from wildlife […]

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FCPD RECAP Wednesday, March 29

FCPD RECAP Wednesday, March 29

SULLY DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: 14500 block of Lee Road, beer from business STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION ASSAULT/TRESPASSING/ARREST: 5900 block of Richmond Highway (Great American Steak Restaurant), 3/28/17 around 5 p.m. A man was arrested after becoming disorderly and attempting to assault a 38-year-old woman. The suspect entered the business around 5 […]

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UPDATE: Video Released of Suspect in Target iPhone Theft

UPDATE: Video Released of Suspect in Target iPhone Theft

Mount Vernon Police District – Detectives have released surveillance video of the suspect in this theft. She is seen leaving the store and getting into a Volvo station wagon. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective A. Goodger of the Mount Vernon District Station Criminal Investigation Section at 703-619-4305 or Crime Solvers electronically by […]

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FCPD RECAP March 28, 2017

FCPD RECAP March 28, 2017

SULLY DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: None reported STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION Proactive Patrol Leads to Arrest; K9 Recovers a Gun BURGLARY: 2700 block of Arlington Drive, 03/27/17, around 9 a.m. An employee reported someone entered the business and took property. BURGLARY/BIAS-RELATED INCIDENT: 5900 block Grand Pavilion Way. The victims reported that their apartment […]

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Proactive Patrol Leads to Arrest; K9 Recovers a Gun

Proactive Patrol Leads to Arrest; K9 Recovers a Gun

Mount Vernon Police District – Two officers were proactively patrolling on foot in the 7900 block of Audubon Avenue on Monday, March 27. Around 11:30 p.m., they came across a group of people who appeared to be drinking beer. As they approached to investigate, one man turned and ran. As he fled, officers saw him […]

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Detectives Investigate Theft of Dozens of iPhones

Detectives Investigate Theft of Dozens of iPhones

Mount Vernon Police District – Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in the theft of dozens of iPhones. On March 15, 2017, an unidentified woman portrayed herself as an employee of the Target store located at 6600 Richmond Highway in order to gain access to the stock room. […]

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FCPD WEEKEND RECAP Monday, March 27

FCPD WEEKEND RECAP Monday, March 27

SULLY DISTRICT STATION FAILURE TO PROVIDE ADEQUATE CARE OF A DOG/TETHERING VIOLATION/ARREST: 5300 block of Willow Valley Road, 3/24/17 around 9:45 a.m. A 37-year-old woman was charged after an investigation determined she tethered her 8-month-old Husky to a tree in the backyard without proper shelter for several hours. Rasha Shaker, of Clifton, was issued summonses […]

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FCPD RECAP Friday, March 24

FCPD RECAP Friday, March 24

Detectives Charge Woman with Credit Card Crimes Detectives Investigating Death in Herndon Area Fairfax County Recognized as Leader in Improving Neighborhood Communication with Nextdoor SULLY DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: 5500 block of Stroud Court, cell phones from business STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION ROBBERY: 7100 block of Richmond Highway, 03/24/17, around 1:50 a.m. A man was […]

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Detectives Charge Woman with Credit Card Crimes

Detectives Charge Woman with Credit Card Crimes

Maria Renee Garcia West Springfield Police District – Earlier today, detectives from our Financial Crimes Section arrested Maria Renee Garcia, 46, of the 4300 block of Hollowview Court in Fairfax. Our investigation began on March 9, when a victim reported that he had mistakenly left a credit card at an ATM at a banking facility […]

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Detectives Investigating Death in Herndon Area

Detectives Investigating Death in Herndon Area

Reston Police District – Detectives from the Crash Reconstruction Unit are investigating an incident that was reported to us around 9 last evening. A 1993 Mazda 626 was found slightly down an embankment along eastbound Hiddenbrook Drive just prior to Dranesville Road. 30-year-old Cory Lee Boback of Sterling was found unconscious and unresponsive behind the […]

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Fairfax County Recognized as Leader in Improving Neighborhood Communication with Nextdoor

Fairfax County Recognized as Leader in Improving Neighborhood Communication with Nextdoor

Today, the Fairfax County Police Department was recognized as a leader for its efforts in strengthening communication and collaboration amongst neighbors and police to build safer communities on Nextdoor, the private social network for neighborhoods. Since partnering with the neighborhood social network a year ago, Fairfax County has become the fastest growing county using Nextdoor […]

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FCPD RECAP March 23, 2017

FCPD RECAP March 23, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel Tom Ryan talks about Nextdoor We have had a presence on Nextdoor, the private social network for neighborhoods, since February 2016… and it seems in the past year we’ve made quite the impression! Fairfax County has become the fastest growing countywide partnership on Nextdoor in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions. Nextdoor is a social […]

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UPDATE: Detectives Have Located the Missing Teen

UPDATE: Detectives Have Located the Missing Teen

Mason Police District – A short time ago, detectives located Samantha Esteves Almeida in the Annandale area. She is in good health and is being interviewed to determine the circumstances surrounding her disappearance. Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Major Crimes Division detectives at 703-246-7800, or Crime Solvers electronically by visiting […]

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Detectives Seek Help Finding a Critical Missing Teen

Detectives Seek Help Finding a Critical Missing Teen

Samantha Esteves Almeida Mason Police District – Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 17-year-old Samantha Esteves Almeida. She was last seen on the grounds of Inova Fairfax Medical Campus last night around midnight. Detectives are concerned for Samantha’s wellbeing because she may be in need of medication and they are not certain […]

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FCPD RECAP March 22, 2017

FCPD RECAP March 22, 2017

News Conference Thursday AM on FCPD Increased Community Engagement via @Nextdoor SULLY DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: 13900 block of Lee Jackson Memorial Highway, cash from vehicle 16200 block of Sunset View Trail, shingles from construction site STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported. MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION TRESPASSING/MALICIOUS WOUNDING/ARREST: Janna Lee Avenue/Audubon Avenue, 3/21/17, around 6:20 p.m. A patrol supervisor […]

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News Conference Thursday AM on FCPD Increased Community Engagement via @Nextdoor

News Conference Thursday AM on FCPD Increased Community Engagement via @Nextdoor

Fairfax County Recognized as Leader in Improving Neighborhood Communication with Nextdoor FCPD has had a presence on Nextdoor, the private social network for neighborhoods, since February 2016… and it seems in the past year we’ve made quite the impression! Fairfax County has become the fastest growing countywide partnership on Nextdoor in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions. […]

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FCPD RECAP March 21, 2017

FCPD RECAP March 21, 2017

SULLY DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: None reported STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION ROBBERY: 7100 block of Mint Place. 3/20/17, 8:44 p.m. A 42-year old man was walking toward his apartment building when he was approached by two men who asked him for money. The victim attempted to run away, but the suspects caught […]

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Arrests Made in Chantilly Gun Store Case

Arrests Made in Chantilly Gun Store Case

The suspects believed to be involved in last week’s stolen guns case at “50 West Armory” in Chantilly have been captured. This past weekend, agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and other law enforcement officers arrested Preston G. Holmes, 23; Matthew D. Jones, 23; and Daniel L. Quarles, 19. They were […]

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