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    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

    UPDATE: Community protests Sterling’s Calvary Temple church amid allegations of sexual abuse
    Wed., Apr. 1 | 03:37 PM - For former congregants of Sterling's Calvary Temple church, March 29 was more than just a protest. It was a reunion of sorts.
     > Top / Public Safety / People / Eastern Loudoun / Sterling / Western Loudoun /

    Bethany Anne Decker, who was five months pregnant at the time, was reported missing in February 2011. She was last seen on Jan. 29, 2011. Courtesy Photo/LCSO

    Person of interest in Bethany Decker disappearance charged with attempted murder in North Carolina
    Wed., Apr. 1 | 02:57 PM - A Centreville man named a person of interest in the January 2011 disappearance of a pregnant Ashburn woman has been arrested in Pinehurst, N.C., accused of trying to kill his girlfriend.
     > Top / Public Safety / Eastern Loudoun / Ashburn /
    Loudoun detectives seize large amount of drugs from Sterling hotel; two in custody
    Wed., Apr. 1 | 12:16 PM - Loudoun County narcotics detectives on Tuesday seized a large amount of illegal drugs from a Sterling hotel room and arrested two men in connection with the incident following a three-month investigation.
     > Top / Public Safety / Eastern Loudoun / Sterling /

    Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman endorsed Eric Noble for sheriff at a reception for the nominee in Hamilton on Friday. Times-Mirror/Anna Harris

    Loudoun Commonwealth’s Attorney endorses Noble for sheriff
    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.
     > Top / Public Safety / Politics / Eastern Loudoun / Western Loudoun /
    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.
     > Top / Public Safety / Western Loudoun / Leesburg /
    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.
     > Top / Public Safety / Government /
    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.
     > Top / Public Safety / Government /
    Two arrested for home-invasion robbery in Purcellville
    Wed., Apr. 1 | 04:03 PM - Two Ashburn residents were charged with the March 25 home-invasion style robbery of a Purcellville home, according to a report from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
     > Briefs / Public Safety / Eastern Loudoun / Ashburn / Western Loudoun / Purcellville /
    Investigation moves forward on suspicious death of infant in October
    Wed., Apr. 1 | 03:20 PM - Police are moving forward with the case involving the death of a 10-month-old baby girl in Leesburg on Oct. 6.
     > Briefs / Public Safety / Western Loudoun / Leesburg /
    Round Hill house fire displaces five
    Tue., Mar. 31 | 03:38 PM - The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the cause of a fire in Round Hill on Monday that displaced five people.
     > Briefs / Public Safety / Western Loudoun / Round Hill /
    Loudoun deputies searching for woman who attempted to rob Sterling convenience store
    Tue., Mar. 31 | 03:21 PM - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the whereabouts of a suspect in the May 2014 attempted armed robbery of the High Up convenience store.
     > Briefs / Public Safety / Eastern Loudoun / Sterling /
    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.
     > Briefs / Public Safety / Government /
    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.
     > Briefs / Public Safety / Eastern Loudoun /
    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.
     > Briefs / Public Safety / Eastern Loudoun / South Riding /
    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.
     > Briefs / Public Safety / Eastern Loudoun / Sterling /
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