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Homicides surge in the first six months of 2021 in Fairfax County compared to 2020.
With 13 homicides reported across all of Fairfax County already this year, the unprecedented spike in killings is a concern.
PERF review of FCPD policy and shooting incidents
Two suspects in custody following officer-involved shooting.
Mother who allegedly killed her two sons was an attorney who represented victims of abuse.
Police body camera video shocks; reactions come in.
Police shooting video
5 of 7 police shooting incidents involved mental health crises, but training for such situations has been lacking for years.
Multilayered approaches to keep children safe in schools
2019 Audubon Photography Award Winners Exhibition.
Event Saturday, April 14 at Café Montmartre.
Nationwide event protests Congress’ inaction in response to gun violence.
Supervisor Alcorn hosts Hunter Mill Town Hall With FCPD
Leadership at the Fairfax County Police Department, Reston District Station are "very proud" of their work but acknowledge there is more work to come.
Nearly 200-year-old witness tree 'struggled' and obstructed sight triangle quadrant to the intersection.
In 1823, an acorn from an Overcup Oak tree sent up a shoot at what is now the corner of Elden and Center Streets in the Town of Herndon.
Ecumenical Service links 60th anniversary of MLK’s “Letter From Birmingham Jail” with call to action about police use of force.
Pull out invasive plants; plant the native plants.
Citizen-scientists sought in a real-world ‘Pokémon Go for Nature.’
Police shooting incidents by chief tenure.
Ongoing series about the Fairfax County Police Department and its policies and history on use of deadly force.