State lawmakers sign letter to ATF opposing proposed ammo ban
Tue., Mar. 31 | 10:14 AM - The ATF's proposed the ban on the ammunition because it is considered "armor piercing" and puts law enforcement agents' lives at risk, according to the proposed ban.
Loudoun Commonwealth’s Attorney endorses Noble for sheriff
Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman endorsed Eric Noble for sheriff at a reception for the nominee in Hamilton on Friday. Times-Mirror/Anna Harris
Mon., Mar. 30 | 02:23 PM - Loudoun Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman has endorsed veteran law enforcement officer Eric Noble for the sheriff candidacy over incumbent Sheriff Mike Chapman.
Community protests Sterling’s Calvary Temple church amid allegations of sexual abuse
Chris Trent of Leesburg, a former member of Calvary Temple, came out to protest alleged abuse by the church, including he says, corporal punishment that left red welts on his 4-year-old son’s bare bottom. Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sun., Mar. 29 | 02:46 PM - Former congregants and members of the community on Sunday protested across the street from Sterling's Calvary Temple church in an effort to raise awareness to practices they say have gone on for decades behind its closed doors.
UPDATE: Leesburg Police investigating stabbing death
Sat., Mar. 28 | 10:12 AM - Leesburg Police detectives are investigating a possible homicide after a New Jersey man died from a stab wound today at Fairfax Hospital.
McAuliffe orders alcohol agents retrained after U-Va. arrest
Fri., Mar. 27 | 08:15 AM - The executive order requires Virginia's approximately 130 Alcoholic Beverage Control agents to complete additional training on the use of force, cultural diversity, community policing and interaction with youth by Sept. 1.
Spiritual warfare at Sterling’s Calvary Temple church
Former congregants of Calvary Temple, a Pentecostal church in Sterling, are accusing the church’s leadership of sexual and physical abuse. Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Mar. 25 | 06:00 AM - Past members of Sterling-based Calvary Temple allege multiple incidents of sexual and physical assault within its church and school
Police: Lack of evidence of U-Va. gang rape ‘doesn’t mean something terrible didn’t happen’
Tue., Mar. 24 | 05:08 PM - There were numerous discrepancies between the article and what police found, said Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo, who was careful not to characterize Jackie's account as a false allegation.
U-Va. students grill law enforcement officials about student’s arrest
Mon., Mar. 23 | 08:35 AM - University of Virginia students demanded answers about an arrest that left a classmate injured, and some were not satisfied with what they heard Friday during a forum with law enforcement officers.
Sexual assault task force releases findings
Thu., Mar. 19 | 04:44 PM - Virginia should create a database of college students who are expelled for committing sexual assaults, and every college and university in the commonwealth should establish a sexual assault response team, a task force headed by the attorney general said.
Loudoun deputies praised for live-saving measures
Tue., Mar. 31 | 12:33 AM - Two Loudoun County Sheriff's deputies are credited with saving the life of a diabetic man who was suffering from high blood pressure and passed out in a vehicle on Belmont Ridge Road.
Dog alerts sleeping family to housefire
Sun., Mar. 29 | 06:16 PM - A South Riding family escaped a house-fire Sunday after first their dog, then their smoke alarm alerted them to the flames at 2518 Raflo Lane.
Loudoun County conducting cat abandonment investigation in Sterling
Fri., Mar. 27 | 01:19 PM - The Loudoun County Department of Animal Services is seeking information regarding the identity of a woman who may have information regarding the possible abandonment of a cat in a parking lot in Sterling.
Juvenile charged with Aldie burglary
Fri., Mar. 27 | 12:26 PM - Loudoun deputies on Thursday arrested a juvenile after they say he broke into an Aldie home.
Stone Ridge man charged with assaulting Loudoun deputy
Fri., Mar. 27 | 12:18 PM - A Stone Ridge man was arrested Wednesday for assaulting a Loudoun County Sheriff's Office deputy.
Loudoun deputies ask public for information about alleged Calvary Temple sexual assault
Fri., Mar. 27 | 01:00 AM - The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office on Thursday ask anyone with any information regarding an ongoing investigation into a sexual assault allegation at Sterling's Calvary Temple church to contact detectives.