Crime and Public Safety
Wed., Jun. 29 | 12:40 PM - A 48-year-old Burke woman has been arrested on various bad check offenses that occurred in Leesburg this year.
Wed., Jun. 29 | 12:07 PM - A Lansdowne residence was burglarized at gunpoint about 9 p.m. Sunday when two people forced their way into the home in the 19000 block of Bent Tree Terrace.
Tue., Jun. 28 | 04:23 PM - At about 9 p.m. on June 26, a 57-year-old Leesburg man was crossing the Route 15 bypass near Edwards Ferry Road when he was struck by a vehicle. The driver of the vehicle did not stop and continued north on the bypass.
Tue., Jun. 28 | 02:55 PM - Two men were arrested in Ashburn early Monday morning after an incident that included brandishing a firearm and fleeing the scene.
Mon., Jun. 27 | 08:59 PM - A former D.C. politician and civil rights leader is in custody in Loudoun County after he was arrested on an outstanding warrant at Dulles International Airport this morning.
Mon., Jun. 27 | 11:03 AM - A unanimous Supreme Court on Monday threw out the bribery conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell in a ruling that could make it tougher to prosecute elected officials accused of corruption.
Fri., Jun. 24 | 01:34 PM - The Purcellville Police Department will host “Coffee with a Cop” at 7:30 a.m. July 11 at the McDonald’s at 121 N. Maple Ave.
Wed., Jun. 22 | 04:28 PM - Crime in Loudoun County decreased by 5.5 percent in 2015 despite a population increase of more than 10,500 in the sheriff's office jurisdiction.
Wed., Jun. 22 | 11:39 AM - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to help locate a Sterling teenager who was reported missing June 14.
Tue., Jun. 21 | 01:09 PM - Several people, including a juvenile, were injured Monday in Ashburn when the driver of a minivan ran a stop sign and was hit by a GMC SUV at the intersection of Croson Lane and Mooreview Parkway.
Mon., Jun. 20 | 11:18 PM - A Loudoun County jury today convicted an Ashburn man of first-degree murder after authorities said he killed his estranged wife in March 2014 and staged it to look like a suicide.
Mon., Jun. 20 | 02:08 PM - A Sterling man was arrested Saturday after a witness said they saw him filming a woman in the fitting room of a store in the 22000 block of Enterprise Street.
Mon., Jun. 20 | 01:53 PM - The ringleader of a trio of men who brutally beat a Lansdowne man to death and severely injured his wife pleaded guilty today in Loudoun County Circuit Court.
Mon., Jun. 20 | 07:00 AM - After five weeks of trial, the defense and the prosecution delivered their closing statements and final pleas to a jury June 17 in the case against Braulio Castillo, the Ashburn man accused of killing his estranged wife and staging it as a suicide. Jury deliberations will begin at 9 a.m. today.
Sun., Jun. 19 | 12:07 PM - A Loudoun County Sheriff's Office deputy and a past Valor Award winner has died after a “valiant battle” with acute myeloid leukemia.