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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
NORAD to Conduct Exercises Over DC Area Tuesday Morning

NORAD to Conduct Exercises Over DC Area Tuesday Morning

Fighter jets and helicopters to test responses, systems with a variety of scenarios; flights could be delayed or cancelled due to weather.
Motorcyclist Dies Thursday in Crash on Braddock Road

Motorcyclist Dies Thursday in Crash on Braddock Road

Manassas man, Edy Jimenez-Balderrama, 20, was flown to Inova Fairfax. The crash took place near the ramp to the Fairfax County Parkway.
General Killed, Silver Line, Family Murder-Suicide, Zoo Bomb Threat and McDonnell Trial Weirdness

General Killed, Silver Line, Family Murder-Suicide, Zoo Bomb Threat and McDonnell Trial Weirdness

Our top posts from the past week at Patch sites in Virginia and D.C.
Juveniles Charged with Trespassing on Roof of School

Juveniles Charged with Trespassing on Roof of School

Police responded to a report of individuals on the roof of local elementary school.
Crime Solvers 5K Saturday Supports Non-Profit

Crime Solvers 5K Saturday Supports Non-Profit

Second annual event at Fairfax County Government Center.
Teenage Girl, Boy Robbed by Group of Teens in Centreville

Teenage Girl, Boy Robbed by Group of Teens in Centreville

Teen boy was pushed to the ground and struck; girl ran away.
Police Taser Driver After Alleged Assault on Officer, Resisting Arrest

Police Taser Driver After Alleged Assault on Officer, Resisting Arrest

A police officer performed a traffic stop in Centreville on a speeding vehicle and subsequently arrested the driver for driving while intoxicated.
Police Hand Out Eight DWIs at Saturday Checkpoint in Centreville

Police Hand Out Eight DWIs at Saturday Checkpoint in Centreville

FCPD conducted a sobriety checkpoint in Centreville Saturday night.
Burglar Suspect Breaks Into Centreville Residence While Family is Home

Burglar Suspect Breaks Into Centreville Residence While Family is Home

Mitchell James Embley, 22, of Centreville, was charged with burglary.
Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Centreville

Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Centreville

Woman, 71, was visiting relatives in the Centreville area, police said.
Police Make Arrest in Centreville Homicide

Police Make Arrest in Centreville Homicide

Sebastian Velasco Santiago, 20, of Centreville, has been charged with murder, police said.
Police: Bulldog Bites Woman and Child in Centreville

Police: Bulldog Bites Woman and Child in Centreville

The victims were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Centreville Man Dies from Stab Wounds, Police Say

Centreville Man Dies from Stab Wounds, Police Say

Deceased man identified as Domingo Eduardo Santiago Cuchil
Police Report Indecent Exposure Incident Tuesday Morning in Centreville

Police Report Indecent Exposure Incident Tuesday Morning in Centreville

Police used a helicopter to try to find the suspect.
Centreville Dad to Discuss Car Safety After Surviving Crash

Centreville Dad to Discuss Car Safety After Surviving Crash

Talk is Wednesday night at Chantilly police station.
UPDATE: Flooded Roads as of 4 PM Wednesday in Fairfax County

UPDATE: Flooded Roads as of 4 PM Wednesday in Fairfax County

If you see a flooded road in your community, add it to the Comments box below.
Man Holds Up Sunoco Saturday on Lee Highway in Centreville

Man Holds Up Sunoco Saturday on Lee Highway in Centreville

The suspect took cash and fled. There were no injuries.
Man Assaulted, Robbed Friday in Centreville

Man Assaulted, Robbed Friday in Centreville

The victim was walking on a path when two men approached him Friday afternoon.