LSCO searching for missing Purcellville teens
Thu., Feb. 26 | 07:43 PM - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding two missing teenagers who were last seen in the Purcellville area.
Leesburg sees decrease in major crime in 2014
Thu., Feb. 26 | 08:00 AM - While Leesburg residents called police for help more often last year compared to 2013, officers saw a decrease in major crimes, according to a quarterly report recently released by the Leesburg Police Department.
UPDATE: General Assembly approves new judge for 20th Judicial Circuit
Wed., Feb. 25 | 07:38 PM - The Virginia General Assembly on Monday confirmed a fifth judge to Virginia's 20th Circuit Court, hopefully solving an ever-building backlog of court cases in one of the fast-growing counties in the nation.
Juvenile injured in ATV accident in Chantilly
Mon., Feb. 23 | 03:18 PM - A juvenile suffered serious injuries Saturday when he collided with an ATV while being pulled on a snow tube, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
Sterling man charged in Ashburn burglary
Fri., Feb. 20 | 01:16 PM - The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office on Thursday charged Jim M. Gallagher, 18, of Sterling, in connection with a reported burglary at a business in Ashburn.
House OKs transporting loaded shotguns
Fri., Feb. 20 | 01:04 PM - RICHMOND – Virginians who have a concealed handgun permit could legally transport loaded shotguns in vehicles under a bill that passed the House of Delegates on a split vote this week.
Sterling robbery investigation leads to fraud charges
Fri., Feb. 20 | 01:02 PM - Loudoun County deputies, while investigating a robbery, arrested a Fairfax man on seven counts of fraud after they found stolen check at the scene in the 45300 block of Catalina Court in Sterling.
UPDATE: FBI: Sterling bank robbery part of ‘black hat bandits’ crime spree
A surveillance camera captured this image of the two men robbing the Wells Fargo Bank in Sterling on Wednesday. Photo Courtesy/LCSO
Thu., Feb. 19 | 04:31 PM - The FBI is offering a reward of up to $30,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of two serial robbers who have hit seven banks in Maryland and Northern Virginia since Jan. 2.
Crash total in Northern Va. exceeds 150, including fatality
Wed., Feb. 18 | 05:09 PM - Virginia State Police have responded to more than 150 crashes on northern Virginia roads since snow began falling, including one that resulted in a fatality.
Man assaulted and robbed at Sterling Extended Stay
Wed., Feb. 18 | 03:29 PM - A man staying at the Extended Stay in Sterling on the 45300 block of Catalina Ct. was attacked and robbed by two people Feb. 16 between 2:30 a.m. and 2:50 a.m.
New Jersey man arrested for brandishing a gun in Sterling fight
Wed., Feb. 18 | 02:28 PM - A New Jersey man was arrested for brandishing a gun in a fight Feb. 14 between 1:45 a.m. and 2:08 a.m. in the 46900 block of Community Plaza in Sterling.
Bill advances to arm Va. school officers with stun guns
Del. Mark Cole (R-88th) introduced the bill that would arm school security officers with stun guns and other weapons. Courtesy photo
Tue., Feb. 17 | 01:19 PM - Legislation that would allow school security officers to be armed with stun guns, pepper spray and similar weapons is advancing in the General Assembly.
One dead in crash at Gilbert’s Corner in Aldie Feb. 16
Tue., Feb. 17 | 12:49 PM - A Purcellville man died in a car crash in Gilbert's corner at the intersection of Route 50 and Route 15 at approximately 9:30 p.m. Feb. 16., according to the Virginia State Police.
Loudoun schools closed Feb. 17
Mon., Feb. 16 | 08:56 PM - Loudoun County Public Schools are closed Feb. 17 due to snow.
Leesburg issues snow emergency
Mon., Feb. 16 | 08:50 PM - Leesburg declares snow emergency