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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
Police: Gunmen Rob 7-Eleven on Minnieville

Police: Gunmen Rob 7-Eleven on Minnieville

Police looking for three suspects in overnight incident early Monday, according to Prince William County Police.
Police: Man Waves Machete in Parking Lot

Police: Man Waves Machete in Parking Lot

Suspect also charged with resisting arrest after running from officers, according to Prince William County Police.
Police: Indecent Exposure Arrest at Locust Shade Park

Police: Indecent Exposure Arrest at Locust Shade Park

Suspect accused in two incidents in past two weeks, according to Prince William County Police.
Mugshot Monday: The Week's Arrests

Mugshot Monday: The Week's Arrests

Images and information provided by Prince William County Police.
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.
Two Children Left in Car Unattended at Wal-Mart

Two Children Left in Car Unattended at Wal-Mart

Father charged with cruelty to children, according to Prince William County Police.
Police: Gun Went Off in Armed Robbery, Assault

Police: Gun Went Off in Armed Robbery, Assault

Victim told police his gun was also stolen during the incident, according to Prince William County Police
Bomb Threat in Drive-Thru Robbery Attempt (Update)

Bomb Threat in Drive-Thru Robbery Attempt (Update)

Image of suspect, more details released in Wednesday morning incident.
Police: Domestic Assault Suspect Sought in Triangle

Police: Domestic Assault Suspect Sought in Triangle

Victim had to be transported to an area hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, according to Prince William County Police.
Police: Damage, Assault During Fraud Arrest

Police: Damage, Assault During Fraud Arrest

Suspect arrested at Best Buy, but not before he attempted to flee, according to Prince William County Police.
National Night Out Events Tuesday

National Night Out Events Tuesday

Neighborhood watch groups hosting events in communities across Prince William County, in Manassas and Manassas Park.
Teen Dies from Suspected Overdose at Maryland Concert: Police

Teen Dies from Suspected Overdose at Maryland Concert: Police

Woodbridge 17-year-old was the second concert fatality from the Mad Decent Block Party, Howard County police reported.
$212,500 Settlement Reached over Arrest for Buying Bottled Water

$212,500 Settlement Reached over Arrest for Buying Bottled Water

21-year-old Elizabeth Daly has reached a settlement after being arrested when ABC agents mistook her bottled water for beer.
Police: Broken Chair Leg Used in Assault

Police: Broken Chair Leg Used in Assault

Victim beaten in the face and arm, according to Prince William County Police.

Crime Map: Dog Stabbed, Strong Armed Robbery, 7 Home Break-Ins and More

Burglaries, assaults and other incidents this week, provided by the Prince William County Police.
Police: Man Exposed Himself to Jogger

Police: Man Exposed Himself to Jogger

Victim reports man exposed himself while she was jogging by, according to Prince William County Police.
Police: Armed Robbery Suspect Ends Search After Crying Out for Help

Police: Armed Robbery Suspect Ends Search After Crying Out for Help

Officers discover suspect in wooded area after he claimed a leg injury, according to Prince William County Police.
Police: Two Men Snatch Woman's Purse in Potomac Mills Parking Lot

Police: Two Men Snatch Woman's Purse in Potomac Mills Parking Lot

Prince William County Police release mall security footage in hopes of identifying suspects.
10 Police Officers, Three Civilian Employees Recognized at Promotion Ceremony

10 Police Officers, Three Civilian Employees Recognized at Promotion Ceremony

Prince William County Police staff promotions announced Friday.
Police: Attempted Abduction at Potomac Mills Parking Lot

Police: Attempted Abduction at Potomac Mills Parking Lot

Incident late Thursday has Prince William County Police seeking help in identifying the suspect.