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Fort Belvoir Mar 03 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Fort Belvoir reported a total of 8 crime cases, showing a range of different offenses. The most common types of crimes were Assault and Other, each with 2 instances. These were followed by Theft, Trespass, Arrest, and Vandalism, each with 1 case. The data indicates that the crime rate in this place is diverse, with no single type of crime dominating the others. The reported crimes varied from serious offenses such as Assault, to less severe crimes like Trespass or Vandalism. The presence of an Arrest in the data might suggest that law enforcement is actively working to mitigate these crimes. This diversity in crime types underscores the need for community vigilance and continued law enforcement efforts to maintain safety and order.
Child Critical In Metrobus Crash In Fairfax County: Police
A child is in critical condition following a crash with a Metrobus in Fairfax County over the weekend, police said.Police said only that the crash, involving the bus and a sedan, happened at Gallows Road and Anderson Drive Saturday night, March 2.The child was riding in the sedan and Gallows R…
These are the Poorest Areas in Fairfax County, Virginia where Money Crunch is a Severe Problem
With a typical family income of $124,831 in 2021, Fairfax County, Virginia, is well-known for being one of the wealthiest counties in the US. But this good fortune hasn’t spread to every part of the county. In areas of concentrated poverty, people face multiple obstacles daily, such as inadequate healthcare, diminished educational prospects, and restricted access to necessities.
Discover Springfield's Afghan Delights: 3 Must-Visit Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional Afghan restaurants in Springfield. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments below!
March Brings Some Changes To The Restaurant Scene in Alexandria
Alexandria, VA – The months keep rolling along and so do the changes to the restaurant scene in Alexandria. We may not have Michelin stars but we have some of the best food in our neighborhoods. So many changes are coming to town. La’Baik Del Ray is a Mediterranean...
Virginia elementary school student brings loaded gun to class
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Alexandria Police are investigating after an elementary school student brought a loaded gun to class on Friday. According to an initial investigation, police say a student brought the gun to Lyles-Crouch Traditional Academy inside a bookbag. The student told a teacher they had a gun, and the teacher immediately took the bag. The teacher notified administrators, and police were called.
Here are 19 Slang Terms You’ll Only Understand if you’re from Maryland
Welcome to the Old Line State, where the blue crabs reign supreme, and every corner holds a touch of the Chesapeake’s unique charm. From the rhythmic “Old Bay Ballet” to the mischievous “Crab Caper,” Marylanders have a linguistic flair as diverse as the flavors of their seafood. In this exploration of 15 chuckle-inducing slang terms, join us on a whimsical journey through the lexicon that makes being from Maryland a delightfully amusing experience.
'It's everywhere:' Police warn against driveway repaving scam
FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. - As the weather warms up, a lot of us start thinking spring cleaning - and sprucing up around and outside the house. Turns out, scammers think this is the time to cash in. Fairfax County Police sent out a warning Monday about a simple scam that...
Emaciated dog abandoned in Woodbridge park; police search for suspect
WOODBRIDGE, Va. - Authorities are investigating a suspected case of animal cruelty as they search for a man they say abandoned an emaciated dog at a park in Woodbridge. Police say the dog was left at C. Lacey Compton Neighborhood Park on River Ridge Boulevard on Saturday morning. A good...
Arlington County Mar 04 Weekly Crime Report: 121 Incidents and 11 Crime Stories
Arlington County Mar 04 Weekly Crime Report: 121 Incidents and 11 Crime Stories. During the last week, Arlington County reported a total of 121 crime cases. The most prevalent crime was theft, with 83 instances making up about 69% of the total cases. Vandalism was the second most frequent crime, with 15 cases, followed by assault with 11 cases. Both trespass and suspicious situations were reported 5 times, each constituting approximately 4% of the total crimes. The category 'Other' had the least number of incidents, with only 2 cases reported. This data indicates a concerning prevalence of theft in the place, which authorities should address promptly to ensure the safety of the residents.
Body cam footage released in deadly Suitland shooting
SUITLAND, Md. - Body-worn camera footage of the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old man in Suitland from earlier this month was released on Monday. The Independent Investigations Division (IID) of the Maryland Office of the Attorney General released footage of the fatal officer shooting of 31-year-old Melvin Jay of Suitland.
Police investigating bank robbery on Smoketown Road in Woodbridge
Police are investigating a Monday afternoon robbery at the United Bank on Smoketown Road in Woodbridge. Police said the robber walked into the bank at 13870 Smoketown Road early Monday afternoon, displayed a firearm and demanded money. He fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. Residents are asked...
DC man sentenced to 5 years for kidnapping, assaulting a minor
WASHINGTON (7News) — A D.C. man was sentenced to five years in prison on Friday, March 1 for kidnapping and assaulting a minor, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. On May 20, 2023, a 17-year-old girl was commuting home from work by train to the Deanwood Metro Center in the 4700 block of Minnesota Avenue, Northeast, where her mother and sisters were going to pick her up in their car, according to court documents.
Savor the Flavors: Top 4 Afghan Eateries in Woodbridge
In this piece, we're exploring four delightful Afghan restaurants located in Woodbridge. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments below!
Waldorf fire starts in garage
On Feb. 26 around 12:19 a.m., Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to the 2000 block of Blue Anchor Court in Waldorf for a house fire. Upon arrival on scene, first responders found smoke coming from the garage. A fire was located and was placed under control within 20 minutes.
Police ID driver killed in crash on Landover Road in Prince George’s County
CHEVERLY, Md. - Authorities have identified the driver who was killed in a crash Sunday night in Prince George’s County. The crash happened just after 7:30 p.m. in the 6500 block of Landover Road in the Cheverly area. Officers say the driver, identified as 29-year-old Eloy Ramirez of Hyattsville,...
Man cleaning out his truck finds months-old Mega Millions ticket worth $30,000
A Maryland man said he learned a lesson about keeping his truck tidy when a recent clean-out resulted in his finding a $30,000 Mega Millions ticket among the trash.
Fairfax County Connector workers head into 12th day of strike on Monday
Those on strike are asking for better pay, more sick leave, and a retirement plan.
Nashville hot chicken chain set to open in Bailey’s Crossroads
A Los Angeles fast-food chain that specializes in Nashville-style fried chicken is planning to spice up Bailey’s Crossroads. Dave’s Hot Chicken is coming to the Crossroads Place shopping center, situated at the intersection of Leesburg Pike and South Jefferson Street, property manager Levin Management, a New Jersey-based realty management company, announced last week.
DC police warning residents of fraudulent jury duty summons calls
WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) was warning residents of fraudulent calls regarding jury duty. Callers were impersonating MPD members in an attempt to extort people by claiming to have issued arrest warrants due to failing to appear for a jury duty summons. The callers then ask for money in exchange […]