News & Announcements

Posted on: August 22, 2022

Loudoun County Hosts Annual “Clear the Shelters” Event August 27, 2022

Link to information about Loudoun County Animal Services

On Saturday, August 27, 2022, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host a “Clear the Shelters,” fee-waived, pet adoption event from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in participation with the nationwide “Clear the Shelters” adoption initiative. Adoption fees ...

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Animal Services
Posted on: August 17, 2022

Leesburg Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Abuse of Dog

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A Leesburg man is facing a felony charge for alleged sexual abuse of a family member’s dog. Ariel Enrique Carrasco Intestroza, 25, was arrested on August 10, 2022, following an investigation by Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Humane Law Enforcement....

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Son and Father Charged With Animal Cruelty in Loudoun County

Photo of Izzy the dog

Following an investigation by Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Humane Law Enforcement, two South Riding men have been charged with animal cruelty. 

Earlier this month, LCAS was contacted by the Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) in Washington, D.C....

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Animal Services
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Loudoun County Seizes 18 Animals from Lovettsville Home

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Two Lovettsville residents are facing a total of eighteen Class 1 misdemeanor charges of animal cruelty after a search warrant revealed a large number of pets in squalid, unsanitary conditions at the home of Jackie Howard Payne Jr. and Tia Marie Reid.&...

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Ground is Broken for New Loudoun County Animal Services Facility

Photo of groundbreaking ceremony for new Animal Services facility in Loudoun County

A ceremonial groundbreaking to celebrate the start of construction for the new facility that will serve as the primary location of Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) was held Thursday in Leesburg. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors join...

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Groundbreaking for Loudoun County Animal Services New Location Set for May 30

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Loudoun County invites member of the public to attend the groundbreaking for the new location of Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the intersection of Crosstrail Boulevard and Kinca...

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Animal Services
Posted on: August 12, 2019

Loudoun County Animal Services Participates in Clear the Shelters Event August 17, 2019

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On Saturday, August 17, 2019, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will participate in the fifth annual nationwide “Clear the Shelters” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived for all available pets which include...

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Animal Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Selected Loudoun County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers with Extended Weekend Hours

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During this period of excessive heat, selected Loudoun County facilities will operate as cooling centers with extended weekend hours. 

Saturday, July 20, 2019, Extended Hours

  • The Loudoun Valley Community Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p...
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Animal Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect for Loudoun; County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers

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The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Loudoun County for Friday, July 19, 2019, forecasting temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat index values of up to 110 degrees. 

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Loudoun County Animal Services Hosts Free Adoption Event May 18, 2019

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On Saturday, May 18, 2019, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host the fourth annual “Homeward Bound” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived on all available cats, kittens, dogs, puppi...

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Undercover Investigation Leads to Arrest for Attempted Carnal Knowledge of an Animal

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A North Potomac, Maryland, man is facing a felony charge for the attempted carnal knowledge of an animal after allegedly soliciting an undercover Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) officer in Leesburg for the opportunity to have sexual relations with a...

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Animal Services
Posted on: December 3, 2018

Animal Services Hosts Annual Home for the Holidays Pet Adoptions with Santa December 8, 2018

Link to Home for the Holidays information

On Saturday, December 8, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host the 4th annual Home for the Holidays, a pet adoption event where all adoption fees are waived. The event at the Loudoun County Animal Shelter, 398...

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Animal Services
Posted on: December 4, 2018

Take Extra Care with Animals During Winter Weather

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Take Extra Care with Animals During Winter Weather  During periods of severe winter weather, animal owners should be ready to protect their pets and livestock. The following are concerns to be aware of and recommendations from the Virginia Cooper...

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Animal Services

News & Announcements

Posted on: September 13, 2022

Prospective Jurors Needed for 2023 Jury Trials

Link to information about the jury selection process in Loudoun County

The Clerk of the Circuit Court’s Jury Management team is sending out 50,000 jury questionnaire postcards to Loudoun County residents for the purpose of determining who is qualified for jury duty in Loudoun County in 2023. These mailings have begun and wil...

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Clerk of the Circuit Court
Posted on: August 8, 2022

Virginia Association of Counties Recognizes Clerk's Office for Model Program

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Two Loudoun County programs have been recognized for excellence and innovation by the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo). The presentation of historic records by the Clerk of the Circuit Court and the Teen Micro Art Gallery at Loudoun County Public L...

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Clerk of the Circuit Court

News & Announcements

Posted on: March 29, 2022

Board Approves Use of Assessment Ratio to Blunt Impact of Increased Vehicle Values on Car Tax Bills

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is pleased that the Board of Supervisors has approved his recommendation to use an assessment ratio that will reduce the taxable basis of vehicles, which has skyrocketed over the last year. &a...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: February 1, 2022

2022 Loudoun Real Estate Assessments Available Online

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2022 are now available online at loudoun.gov/parceldatabase. Printed assessment notices will be mailed to property owners the...

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Commissioner of Revenue

News & Announcements

Posted on: September 30, 2022

Understanding Domestic Violence Program October 14

Loudoun County Commonwealth's Attorney Buta Biberaj will host a day-long program, "Understanding Domestic Violence," Friday, October 14,2022, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

This program is open to the public as well as prosecutors, law enforceme...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 1, 2022

Judge Certifies Felonies in the Lollobrigido Preliminary Hearing

On June 29, 2022, Judge Avelina S. Jacob of the Loudoun County Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court certified numerous felonies alleged to have been committed by Peter Lollobrigido in 2021. 

Based on the investigation and reports by the ...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Biberaj’s Statement on Roe v. Wade being Overturned by the Supreme Court

If anyone believes that outlawing abortion will end abortion, they are unfortunately misinformed. Today’s decision by the Supreme Court will result in the death of our daughters, sisters, wives, and mothers. It forces a woman to, yet again, choose between...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Commonwealth’s Attorney Biberaj Issues Statement Regarding Recent Tragedies in Buffalo & Uvalde

Last night my heart was yet again broken by the senseless killing of more of our family and community members. Every time we experience tragedy like this, we are all affected. We are all devastated. We are all injured. And we are all responsible to act. W...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Thodos Attempted Capital Murder Trial is in the Hands of the Jury

Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney Buta Biberaj has issued a statement in the Thodos felony trial. 

“We are so appreciative of our victims, Deputies Cameron Gentry and Charles Ewing, Walmart Asset Protection Associates, Jad...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Reaser and Sheridan Cases Concluded

On May 23, 2022, the Honorable Thomas Padrick Jr. (Retired, Virginia Beach Circuit Court) dismissed the petitions to remove Brenda Sheridan and Atoosa Reaser from the Loudoun County School Board.

On November 18, 2021, petitions drafted by Fight for Schools...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Opportunities Available in the Commonwealth's Attorney Internship Program

The Loudoun County Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney is offering a select number of unpaid internship positions. The internship program provides an opportunity for students to earn valuable hands-on experience by participating in the day-to-...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Commonwealth's Attorney Launches Justice Academy for Summer 2022

Loudoun County’s Commonwealth’s Attorney Buta Biberaj is pleased to announce that the office will hold its inaugural “Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Justice Academy” June 23-July 28, 2022, weekly on Thursdays from 6:00 -7:30 p.m. 

This mi...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office Honors Correctional Officers

The Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney for Loudoun County commemorates Correctional Officers’ Week. Governor Glenn Youngkin has proclaimed May 1 to May 7 to be Correctional Officers’ Week in Virginia. 

Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney But...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Jury Recommends $2,500 Fine for Reckless Driving By Speed

On May 4, 2022, a Loudoun County jury returned a finding of guilt against Muhammed Demiroz for reckless driving, a class 1 misdemeanor, by speed and recommended the maximum fine allowed under law of $2,500.00. 

At 9:25 a.m. on November 28, 2020, L...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 21, 2022

LCSO Officer-Involved Shooting in Sterling

On March 18, 2022, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reported that a woman, armed with a knife, was shot by deputies after she lunged at them. The woman was transported to the hospital, where she succumbed to her injuries and died. In addition...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Allegations of Assault at Stone Bridge High School

On March 15, 2022, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reported on its Daily Incident Report  that on February 25, 2022, they investigated a complaint of an assault at Stone Bridge High School.  The report stated that “Assault: The compl...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 10, 2022

Loudoun County Drug Court Graduation Ceremony – Statement of Buta Biberaj

Congratulations! We are proud of our drug court program graduates. Today, three participants, Eloy Montemayor, Mister Lewis, and Scott Rossell. were celebrated for successfully completing the drug court program. Each person entered the drug court...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Allegations of Assault at Loudoun County High School

On February 2, 2022, a detective with the Leesburg Police Department (LPD) contacted a deputy with the Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office regarding a report received by the School Resource Officer assigned to Loudoun Count...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Judge Sentences Juvenile in Sexual Assault Case

The Loudoun Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office announced that Judge Brooks of the Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court entered a finding of delinquency (guilty) in the sexual assault cases having occurred in Loudoun County last year. Th...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Judge Finds Sufficient Evidence to Sustain Charges in Sexual Assault Case

Loudoun County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Chief Judge Pamela Brooks found the evidence presented Monday, October 25, 2021, to be sufficient to sustain two charges of sexual assault against a teenaged boy accused of sexual assault at Stone Bridg...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Statement Of Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney Buta Biberaj

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 1, 2020

Contact: Buta BiberajButa.Biberaj@Loudoun.GovCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Statement Of Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Att...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Jury Convicts Hassan M. Gailani in Sterling Double Homicide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:February 28, 2020

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

JURY CONVICTS HASSAN M. GAILANI IN STERLING DOUBLE HOMICIDE

LEESBUR...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: October 31, 2019

Nicole Wittmann Sworn in as the Commonwealth's Attorney for Loudoun County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:October 31, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Nicole Wittmann Sworn in as the Commonwealth's Attorney for Loudoun...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Judge Imposes Ten Years for Larceny of Firearm and Vehicles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:October 2, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Judge Imposes Ten Years for Larceny of Firearm and Vehicles

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Drug Dealer Sentenced to 10 years in Prison

Cash, Phillip

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:September 17, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO TEN YEARS IN PRISON 

$60,000 FIN...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Jury Convicts Douglas Johnson, Jr. of Attempted Capital Murders in Shooting of Two Loudoun Deputies

Douglas V. Johnson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:August 28, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Jury Convicts Douglas Johnson, Jr. of Attempted Capital Murders in S...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Jury Fixes Moreno's Sentence at Thirty-Eight Years for the Murder of his Sister

Moreno, Michel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 30, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

JURY FIXES MORENO’S SENTENCE AT THIRTY-EIGHT YEARS FOR THE M...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 26, 2019

Educational Professional Convicted and Sentenced for Unlawful Filming of HS Students

Hermens, Samuel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 26, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Educational Professional Convicted and Sentenced for Unlawful Filming ...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Drug Dealer Sentenced to Fourteen Years in Prison

Shelton, Warren

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO FOURTEEN YEARS IN PRISON 

CRIMINAL HI...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Repeat Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Meade, Gregory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 28, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Repeat Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Criminal History Da...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Virginia Court of Appeals Affirmed the Convictions Against Braulio Castillo

Michelle Castillo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 20, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

VIRGINIA COURT OF APPEALS AFFIRMED THE CONVICTIONS AGAINST BRAULIO CAS...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 18, 2019

New Jersey Man Sentenced for Sex Offenses with a Loudoun Teen

Essen. Matthew

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 18, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

NEW JERSEY MAN SENTENCED FOR SEX OFFENSES WITH A LOUDOUN TEEN

JUDGE IMP...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Loudoun Team Named Georgetown Center for Juvenile Justice Reform Fellows

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Loudoun County, VirginiaFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 28, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN TEAM NAMED GEORGETOWN CENTER FOR JUVENI...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Court of Appeals Denies Petition for Appeal

Dane, Tony

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 24, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

COURT OF APPEALS DENIES PETITION FOR APPEAL

TONY DANE REMAINS IN PRISON

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Michael Bowles Sentenced for 2017 Murder of His Father and Arson of His Family Home

Bowles, Michael

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

MICHAEL BOWLES SENTENCED FOR 2017 MURDER OF HIS FATHER AND ARSON OF HIS...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Loudoun County Committed to Supporting Victims of Sexual Assault

SART Team 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 3, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN COUNTY COMMITTED TO SUPPORTING VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT

LEESBURG...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: April 8, 2019

Reckless Driver Sentenced for Fatal Parking Lot Accident

Rosser, Richard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:April 8, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

RECKLESS DRIVER SENTENCED FOR FATAL PARKING LOT ACCIDENT 

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 24, 2019

West Virginia Man Convicted of Electronic Solicitation of a Minor

Goetz, James Roland

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

WEST VIRGINIA MAN CONVICTED OF ELECTRONIC SOLICITATION OF A MINOR&...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 24, 2019

Sterling Man Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with a Child Under Thirteen

Figueroa-Menendez, Guillermo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Sterling Man Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with a Child Under ...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Gainesville Man Sentenced for Five Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

Rauf, Imtiaz

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 13, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

GAINESVILLE MAN SENTENCED FOR FIVE COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

SIX YEAR ACTI...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 12, 2019

Judge Upholds Life Sentence

Warnick. Timothy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 12, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

JUDGE UPHOLDS JURY SENTENCE

LIFE PLUS FIVE YEARS IMPOSED FOR 1988 MURD...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 8, 2019

INOVA Forensic Assessment and Consultation Team Assists in Securing Conviction of Domestic Abuser

Ruther, Keith

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 8, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809    (703) 777-0242

INOVA FORENSIC ASSESSMENT AND CONSULTATION TEAM (FACT) ASSISTS IN SE...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Loudoun Driver Sentenced for DUI Traffic Fatality

Hitzelberg, Patrick Ryan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:February 14, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN DRIVER SENTENCED FOR DUI TRAFFIC FATALITY 

JUDGE IMPOSES 25 YEARS IN P...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Virginia General Assembly Appoints Circuit Court Judge in the 20th Judicial District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

January 18, 2019Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Virginia General Assembly Appoints Circuit Court Judge in the 20th Judicial District

Appointment a...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Prince William Man Convicted of Sex Offenses, Assaulting Law Enforcement, and Traffic Charges

Versage, Russell

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

January 17, 2019

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

Leesburg, VA  20176-2809                   &...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: December 18, 2018

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Twenty Years in Prison for Sex Offenses

Percy, Samuel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

December 18, 2018

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

Leesburg, VA  20176-2809

(703) 777-0242

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Twenty Years in Prison for Sex Offenses

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: December 3, 2018

Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years and Five Months in Prison

Robinson, Demond

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

December 3, 2018

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

Leesburg, VA  20176-2809

(703) 777-0242

DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO SIX YEARS AND FIVE MONTHS IN PRISON 

CRIMINAL HISTORY ...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 29, 2018

West Virginia Man Found Guilty of Shooting at Music Festival in Aldie

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 WEST VIRGINIA MAN FOUND GUILTY OF SHOOTING AT MUSIC FESTIVAL...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 27, 2018

Flores Enters Guilty Plea in Connection with 2017 Murder of Father

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 27, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Flores Enters Guilty Plea in Connection with 2017 Murder of ...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Federal Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Plowman in Citizen-Initiated Suit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Federal Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Plowman in Citiz...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 7, 2018

West Virginia Driver Sentenced for Route 15 Traffic Fatality

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 7, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 WEST VIRGINIA DRIVER SENTENCED FOR ROUTE 15 TRAFFIC...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Twenty Years in Prison for Burglary & Aggravated Malicious Wounding

Clark, Devon Lee.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 11, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED TO TWENTY YEARS IN PRISON FOR BUR...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 22, 2017

Maryland Man Found Guilty of Cocaine Possession

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 22, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 MARYLAND MAN FOUND GUILTY OF COCAINE POSSESSION JURY FIXE...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Sterling Woman Sentenced for Poisoning Co-Workers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 17, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Sterling Woman Sentenced for Poisoning Co-Workers Judge im...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Serial Tire and Rim Thief Found Guilty

Brooks, Jason.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 18, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 SERIAL TIRE AND RIM THIEF FOUND GUILTY JURY FIXES SENTENCE A...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 21, 2017

Investigation into the June 17 Death of Nabra Hassanen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 21, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 INVESTIGATION INTO THE JUNE 17 DEATH OF NABRA HASSANEN Ove...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 7, 2017

MS-13 Gang Member Enters Guilty Pleas

Espinosa De Dios, Jose Miguel.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 7, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 MS-13 GANG MEMBER ENTERS GUILTY PLEAS LEESBURG, Virginia &...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 16, 2017

Prince William County Man Sentenced to Two Years and Eight Months in Prison for Burglaries

Rinaldi and Anderson.png FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2015 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS AND EIGHT MONTH...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 11, 2017

Defendant Sentenced for 24th Felony Conviction

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 DEFENDANT SENTENCED FOR 24TH FELONY CONVICTION JUDGE IMPOSES ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Ellis Convicted of Felony Homicide and Child Abuse and Neglect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 23, 3017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 ELLIS CONVICTED OF FELONY HOMICIDE AND CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 14, 2017

National Crime Victims' Rights Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 13, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Of...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney

Posted on: March 2, 2017

Forde Sentenced for First Degree Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 2, 2017 

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Juvenile Defendants Enter Guilty Pleas for Vandalism of Historic Ashburn Colored School

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 1, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Juvenile Defendants Enter Guilty Pleas for Vandalism of Histo...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Ore Sentenced for Sexual Assault at Loudoun Restaurant

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 15, 2016Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242       &...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Miller Indicted in August 31, 2016 Pedestrian Fatality on Riverside Parkway

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced to Prison

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Final Report of Investigation into August 5, 2016 Officer Involved Shooting

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Final Report of Investigation into August 5, 2016

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

Status Update on Investigation Into August 31, 2016 Pedestrian Fatality on Riverside Parkway

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 23, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STATUS UPDATE ON INVESTIGATION INTO AUGUST 31, 2016 PEDESTRIAN FATALITY ON...Read on...

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Posted on: August 8, 2016

Virginia Supreme Court Denies Petition for New Trial

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 8, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

VIRGINIA SUPREME COURT DENIES PETITION FOR NEW TRIAL

RYAN WILLIAMS REMAINS IN...Read on...

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Enters Guilty Pleas

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 4, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MS-13 GANG MEMBER ENTERS GUILTY PLEAS

SENTENCING SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 10, 2...Read on...

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Career Drug Dealer Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

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July 27, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CAREER DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON

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Posted on: July 26, 2016

Frederick, Maryland Man Sentenced for Soliciting a Minor Over the Internet

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 26, 2016

Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

FREDERICK, MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR SOLICITING A MINO...Read on...

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Posted on: July 25, 2016

Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman Appointed to the Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission

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July 25, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman Appointed by Virginia House of Delegates to t...Read on...

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Posted on: July 20, 2016

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Loudoun Restaurateur to Prison for Fourteen Months

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July 20, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Loudoun Restaurateur to Prison for Fourte...Read on...

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Maryland Man Sentenced for Carnal Knowledge of a Child

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 1, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A CHILD

JUDGE IMPOSES 6 YEARS AN...Read on...

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Kessel Sentenced for Sexually Assaulting Child at Sterling In-Home Daycare

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 1, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

KESSEL SENTENCED FOR SEXUALLY ASSAULTING CHILD AT STERLING IN-HOME DAYCARE

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Posted on: June 11, 2016

Former Loudoun Volunteer Paramedic Sentenced for Sex Offenses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 11, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FORMER LOUDOUN VOLUNTEER PARAMEDIC SENTENCED FOR SEX OFFENSES

JUDGE IMPOSES ...Read on...

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Posted on: June 7, 2016

Lally Convicted of Assaulting Law Enforcement Officer

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 7, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LALLY CONVICTED OF ASSAULTING LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT FO...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Forde Convicted of First Degree Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 27, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FORDE CONVICTED OF FIRST DEGREE MURDER

DEFENDANT FACES LIFE IN PRISON

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Posted on: April 12, 2016

Senior ACA Gigi Lawless Receives Duvall Distinguished JDR Prosecutor Award

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Loudoun County, Virginia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:April 12, 2016

Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Senior Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney Gigi Lawless ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 31, 2016

National Crime Victims' Rights Week - 2016

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 31, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office and Victim Witness Program to Re...Read on...

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Posted on: March 17, 2016

Leesburg Man Convicted for Stealing Checks from Employer

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 17, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN CONVICTED FOR STEALING CHECKS FROM EMPLOYER

DEFENDANT TO PAY O...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 16, 2016

Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman Named to State-wide Judicial Commission

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 16, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman Named to State-wide Judicial Commission

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Headed to Prison for Drug and Weapons Charges

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 16, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MS-13 GANG MEMBER HEADED TO PRISON FOR DRUG AND WEAPONS CHARGES

TWO YEARS A...Read on...

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Posted on: March 15, 2016

Kessel Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting Child at Sterling In-Home Daycare

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 15, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

KESSEL PLEADS GUILTY TO SEXUALLY ASSAULTING CHILD AT STERLING IN-HOME DAYCARE ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 2, 2016

Mastermind Behind Credit Card Theft Ring Sentenced to Fifteen Years by Loudoun Jury

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 2, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MASTERMIND BEHIND CREDIT CARD THEFT RING SENTENCED TO FIFTEEN YEARS BY LOUDOUN JU...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 26, 2016

Corletto Convicted of Second Degree Murder and Stabbing in the Commission of a Felony

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 26, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CORLETTO CONVICTED OF SECOND DEGREE MURDER AND STABBING IN THE COMMISSION OF ...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 12, 2016

Judge Revokes Suspended Sentence for DWI - Manslaughter After Defendant Continues to Drink and Drive

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 12, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE REVOKES SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR DWI-MANSLAUGTER AFTER DEFENDANT CONTIN...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 5, 2016

Probation Violation Leads to Revocation of 5 year Suspended Sentence

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 5, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATION VIOLATION LEADS TO REVOCATION OF 5 YEAR SUSPENDED SENTENCE

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Posted on: February 4, 2016

Ashburn Man Sentenced for Five Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 2, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

ASHBURN MAN SENTENCED FOR FIVE COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

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Posted on: March 18, 2015

Sterling Woman Sentenced for Two Counts of Child Neglect

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 18, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING WOMAN SENTENCED FOR TWO COUNTS OF CHILD NEGLECT

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

Surplus Auction Features Bargains on a Wide Variety of Vehicles, Other Items

Link to information about the Loudoun County surplus auction

The current Loudoun County surplus auction offers bargains on a wide selection of items, including passenger vehicles, utility vehicles, mowers and more. This month’s auction features a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD truck, Toro Workman and Kawasaki Mule...

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

U.S. Government Ends Use of Facility in Loudoun as Safe Haven for Afghan Nationals

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The use of the National Conference Center (NCC) in Lansdowne as a “safe haven” facility for Afghan nationals has come to an end. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has announced the departure of all Afghan nationals from the NCC.  

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Programs in October

Link to information about Prevention and Intervention Trainings

Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention programs. All programs are free, but registration is required, and seats are limited. The schedule of upcoming classes for October 2022 is as follows:

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

Second-Half Personal Property Tax Deadline is October 5, 2022

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the second-half personal property tax is Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Payments received or postmarked after October 5, 2022, will incur a 10% penalty and...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

John E. Hall is Loudoun County’s New Director of Housing & Community Development

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John E. Hall has been selected as the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Housing and Community Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Hall was selected after a nationwide recruitment. His appointment is effective Oc...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Business Hazardous Waste Collection Event Set for Oct. 6

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Loudoun County will host a hazardous waste collection event for businesses or otherwise non-residential generators on Thursday, October 6, 2022. Pre-registration is required to participate, and must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Friday, September 3...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

American Rescue Plan Act Grant Funding Available to Loudoun Nonprofits

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Nonprofits and faith-based organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for financial assistance available through the county’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding.

A total of $2.5 million is available for distributi...

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Loudoun to Host Job Fair Oct. 15 to Commemorate National Disability Employment Awareness Month

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center, in collaboration with the Arc of Loudoun, will host a Loudoun Job Fair to commemorate National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The event will take place Saturday, October 15, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., at t...

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Virginia Voters Receiving Notices from State Department of Elections

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Loudoun County election officials want voters to be aware of notices being sent by the Virginia Department of Elections to all Virginia voters this week regarding their polling locations for the November 8, 2022, general election. They want voters to know...

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Community Development Block Grant Process is Underway in Loudoun

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Loudoun County has opened the application process for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG program provides funding on an annual basis for local projects that address a variety of housing, public service and community development...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Public Comment Period on Belmont Ridge Road Corridor Safety and Operational Study Opens Sept. 21

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Loudoun County is hosting an online public comment period to gain input from the public on the Belmont Ridge Road (Route 659) Corridor Safety and Operational Study. The comment period begins Wednesday, September 21, 2022, and is open through Wednesday, Oc...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Special Activities Planned for Hal & Berni Hanson Regional Park Grand Opening

Link to information about the grand opening for the Hal & Berni Hanson Regional Park

Loudoun County invites members of the public to enjoy the first full day of operations at the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Saturday, September 24, 2022, with special events planned from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. To commemorate the opening of the par...

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Virtual Public Meeting about Proposed Widening of Braddock Road Sept. 29

Link to information about the proposed widening of Braddock Road

Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on a proposed project on Braddock Road from the entrance of St. Paul VI High School to Loudoun County Parkway. The public information meeting will be held Thursday, September 29, 20...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

Public Meeting Scheduled Sept. 28 on Red Hill Community Land Use Policies

Link to information about Red Hill Community CPAM Meeting

The Loudoun County Department of Planning and Zoning will hold a public meeting Wednesday, September 28, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. to provide an update on a Comprehensive Plan Amendment (PDF) affecting the Red Hill community. The meeting, the second of two plann...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Prospective Jurors Needed for 2023 Jury Trials

Link to information about the jury selection process in Loudoun County

The Clerk of the Circuit Court’s Jury Management team is sending out 50,000 jury questionnaire postcards to Loudoun County residents for the purpose of determining who is qualified for jury duty in Loudoun County in 2023. These mailings have begun and wil...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for Round Hill to Franklin Park Trail Project Set for September 27

Link to information about the Round Hill to Franklin Park Trail Project

Loudoun County will celebrate the completion of construction of the Round Hill to Franklin Park Trail project and Main Street enhancements with a ribbon cutting Tuesday, September 27, 2022, at 3:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend the ceremony.&nb...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Early Voting for November Election Begins September 23 in Loudoun

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters of important dates and deadlines for the upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 8, 2022. 

  • Friday, September 23: First day of early voting at the Office of Elections and Voter Registration, 75...
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Posted on: September 12, 2022

Community Encouraged to Comment on Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan

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The Loudoun County Office of Emergency Management encourages residents and business owners in Loudoun County to help build community resilience to disasters by providing comments on the proposed Northern Virginia Hazard Mitigation Plan

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Next Session of Online Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins October 4

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The next session of the program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services to help fathers build skills to become even stronger dads begins Tuesday, October 4, 2022. All fathers are welcome to attend the free, 12-week virtual program.&a...

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Loudoun County Seeks Volunteers to Serve on Loudoun Health Commission

Link to information about Loudoun County advisory boards

The Loudoun Health Commission has a critical need for volunteer members interested in helping efforts to improve the health of the community. Anyone interested in serving on the Health Commission is encouraged to visit loudoun.gov/advisory for information...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park Set for Sept. 23

Link to information about the Hal and Bernie Hanson Regional Park Project

Loudoun County invites members of the community to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the grand opening of the new Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Friday, September 23, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. The ceremony take place at the park’s Championship ...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Loudoun Offers Grants Management Training Opportunities for Nonprofits

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Loudoun County is offering professional development opportunities for local nonprofit organizations on multiple dates in October and November 2022. The free training, titled Grants Management Best Practices Series, will highlight resources and tools to he...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Loudoun County Activities & Events Mark September as National Recovery Month

Link to information about National Recovery Month activities in Loudoun

In recognition of September as National Recovery Month, Loudoun County is promoting several activities designed to increase public awareness surrounding mental health and addiction recovery, including a “Recovery Fest,” distribution of free drug ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2022

September is National Preparedness Month: Create a ‘Lasting Legacy’

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Loudoun County officials encourage residents and businesses to take time during September to prepare for emergencies. September is National Preparedness Month, which promotes family and community disaster planning. This year’s theme is “A Lasting Legacy,”...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Lifeguard Shortage Affecting Hours of Operation at Claude Moore Pools

Link to information about hours of operation at Loudoun County pools

A shortage of lifeguards is impacting operations at the Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center pools and may impact hours at the other aquatic facilities operated by the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services. The life...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Loudoun Seeks Comments about Board of Supervisors’ Public Input Process

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Loudoun County is seeking input from the community concerning the process for providing public comment to the Board of Supervisors. 

Members of the public are invited to fill out a brief online survey to answer questions about the current process ...

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County News
Posted on: August 23, 2022

Workforce Resource Center Offers Career Assistance During Workforce Development Month

Link to information about Workforce Development Month in Loudoun County

During September — Workforce Development Month — the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special virtual and in-person events at no cost for job seekers and people who are considering changing careers. 

“Our annual celebration of Septem...

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Posted on: August 22, 2022

Loudoun County Hosts Annual “Clear the Shelters” Event August 27, 2022

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On Saturday, August 27, 2022, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host a “Clear the Shelters,” fee-waived, pet adoption event from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in participation with the nationwide “Clear the Shelters” adoption initiative. Adoption fees ...

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Posted on: August 18, 2022

County to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Lovettsville Community Center August 31

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the departments of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and Transportation and Capital Infrastructure will celebrate the grand opening of the Lovettsville Community Center with a ribbon cutting Wednesday, Au...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Leesburg Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Abuse of Dog

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A Leesburg man is facing a felony charge for alleged sexual abuse of a family member’s dog. Ariel Enrique Carrasco Intestroza, 25, was arrested on August 10, 2022, following an investigation by Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Humane Law Enforcement....

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Posted on: August 12, 2022

Loudoun Seeks Public Input to Update Transit Equity Policy

Link to information about the Transit Title VI Program

Loudoun County is hosting an online comment period to gain input from the public on a proposed refinement to an existing Loudoun County Transit civil rights policy, currently provided under the 2020-2023 Title VI Program for Local Transit and Commuter Bus...

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

Public Invited to Comment on New Draft Text for Zoning Ordinance Rewrite

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With the posting of revised draft text in advance of a Planning Commission public hearing on August 30, 2022, the Loudoun County Zoning Ordinance Rewrite process is entering a new public participation phase. 

Review the Proposed Zoning Ordinance T...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

County Purchases Former Westpark Golf Course; Plans for Passive Park

Link to information about the county's purchase of the Westpark property in Leesburg

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has closed on the purchase of three parcels of land totaling 134 acres that made up the former Westpark Golf Course in Leesburg. The county purchased the property for $3.8 million from a private owner who purchased ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Attorney General’s Office Certifies Loudoun Redistricting Plan

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The Virginia Attorney General’s Office recently certified that it found no reason to object to Loudoun County’s redistricting plan, adopted by the Board of Supervisors on June 7, 2022. The attorney general’s “certification of no objection” means that the ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Virginia Association of Counties Recognizes Loudoun for Model Programs

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Two Loudoun County programs have been recognized for excellence and innovation by the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo). The presentation of historic records by the Clerk of the Circuit Court and the Teen Micro Art Gallery at Loudoun County Public L...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Spotted Lanternfly Found in Loudoun; Residents Encouraged to Help Slow Its Spread

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Loudoun County officials say the invasive species of insect known as the spotted lanternfly has been found in Loudoun County, signaling a new stage in efforts to slow the spread of the pest that can damage agricultural crops and more than 100 other plants...

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Adopts Environmental and Energy Work Plan

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved an Environmental and Energy Work Plan to guide policies and practices related to the environment, sustainability and energy management. 

The work plan was approved during the Board’s Environment...

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Gourley Transit Drive Temporary Closure Set to Begin August 8

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Loudoun County will close Gourley Transit Drive between Crosstrail Boulevard and the Leesburg Park and Ride lot to traffic from Monday, August 8 through Friday, September 30, 2022, weather permitting. There will be concrete barriers and road closure signa...

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Posted on: July 26, 2022

Loudoun County Again Recognized for Excellence in Procurement

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Loudoun County has again received national recognition for organizational excellence in public procurement. The Loudoun County Division of Procurement has earned the 2022 Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institu...

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Posted on: July 20, 2022

Loudoun Board of Supervisors to Hold Environmental Summit July 27

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has scheduled an Environmental Summit for Wednesday, July 27, 2022, beginning at 5:00 p.m. 

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Posted on: July 20, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves Loudoun Tourism Grants for Fiscal Year 2023

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved the awarding of the county’s annual Tourism Grants for Fiscal Year 2023 (FY 2023). The grant program is designed to support local tourism initiatives and events that drive tourists to Loudoun County.

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Posted on: July 15, 2022

New Three-Digit Mental Health Crisis Hotline — 988 — Launches July 16

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Beginning Saturday, July 16, 2022, Virginians who need suicide prevention or behavioral health crisis support, or are worried about someone else, can call or text 988 to connect with the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline network. The new three-digit number ...

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Posted on: July 14, 2022

Weekly COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics for Children Scheduled Through September 2 in Loudoun

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Throughout the rest of the summer, the Loudoun County Health Department will hold weekly vaccination clinics at its Leesburg location for children 6 months of age and older. The clinics will serve families on Fridays through September 2, 2022, from 8:30 a...

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Posted on: July 13, 2022

Express Yourself: Loudoun Sponsors Art & Film Contest for Teens and Adults

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Area teenagers and adults are invited to enter the “Novel Expressions Art and Film Contest” sponsored by Loudoun County Public Library, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and the Loudoun Youth Advisory Council.&...

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Loudoun County Publishes Digital Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Story

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Loudoun County has published a digital Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Story that highlights county programs and spotlights some of the ways the county puts tax dollars to work.

In the FY 2023 Budget Story, the county explains how its $3.5 billion budget affects L...

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves U.S. Route 15 North Comprehensive Plan Amendment

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At its business meeting on July 5, 2022, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved the Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPAM) related to safety and operational improvements to U.S. Route 15 north of Leesburg.

With this approval, the Loudoun County 2019...

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Posted on: July 5, 2022

Loudoun County to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Crosstrail Boulevard July 26

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Loudoun County will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of a segment of Crosstrail Boulevard, from Kincaid Boulevard to Russell Branch Parkway, on Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. The event will take place on the new segment of...

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Posted on: July 1, 2022

County Sells Refunding Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate

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Loudoun County has sold $64.7 million in general obligation (GO) refunding bonds at a favorable interest rate of 2.75%. The county received $6.2 million in premium, which was used to reduce the par amount of the bonds, and the proceeds will go into escrow...

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Joe Kroboth is New Assistant Loudoun County Administrator

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Joe Kroboth has been appointed as an Assistant Loudoun County Administrator, Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday. 

Kroboth has had a lead role in the county’s capital construction and transportation infrastructure developm...

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Russell Branch Parkway Corridor Study July 11

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Loudoun County is hosting an online public meeting to gain input from the public on the outcomes of the Russell Branch Parkway: Ashbrook Marketplace Plaza to Ashbrook Place Corridor Study. The meeting is scheduled for Monday, July 11, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. M...

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

Virtual Public Meeting Scheduled July 6 on Red Hill Community Land Use Policies

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The Loudoun County Department of Planning and Zoning will hold a virtual public meeting on Wednesday, July 6, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. to provide information on a proposed Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPAM) affecting the Red Hill community. 

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Loudoun County, Prevention Alliance of Loudoun Host Summer Wellness Fest July 9

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Loudoun County, in partnership with the Prevention Alliance of Loudoun (PAL), will host the inaugural Summer Wellness Fest on Saturday, July 9, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the Sterling Community Center, 120 Enterprise Street in Sterling.&...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Silver Line Metrorail Coming Soon to Loudoun County; Control Transferred to Metro

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Passenger service on Metrorail’s Silver Line extension into Loudoun County is one step closer to reality. The Washington Metropolitan Area Transportation Authority (WMATA) announced in a news release today, June 23, 2022, that it is taking control of the ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Board Approves Recommendations from the Route 9 Safety and Operational Study

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During its June 21, 2022, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved short-term, mid-term and long-term recommendations—except those projects adjacent to the Town of Hillsboro—to improve safety and operations along Route 9 between the West ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Planning Commission to Consider Amendments Related to Airport Impact Overlay District June 28

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At its June 28, 2022, public hearing, the Loudoun County Planning Commission will consider proposed changes to the county’s 2019 Comprehensive Plan and the Revised 1993 Zoning Ordinance that would amend the county’s policies and zoning...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Utility Work Continues as Part of the Courts Complex Expansion

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Loudoun County is scheduled to continue utility work as part of the Courts Complex Expansion project in Leesburg, which will lead to evening and overnight traffic detours for about two weeks, beginning June 26, 2022. Weather permitting, the work activity ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccine Recommended for Children 6 Months Old and Up

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Children 6 months of age and older are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has adopted the recommendation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to expand eligibility for COVID-19 vaccinatio...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

Plastic Bag Tax in Loudoun Effective July 1, 2022

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The new disposable plastic bag tax of five cents per plastic bag that was adopted by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors earlier this year is effective July 1, 2022. The measure is intended to reduce plastic pollution in the region. Shoppers may avoid...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

Loudoun Hosts Virtual Public Input Session on Energy Strategy June 29

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Loudoun County will host a virtual public input session on the development of an updated energy strategy for the county Wednesday, June 29, 2022, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. 

Links to login information for the virtual session are available for review at loud...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Loudoun is ‘Stroke Smart’ County; Residents Encouraged to Know Warning Signs of a Stroke

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Loudoun County is launching a public awareness campaign aimed at residents, visitors and county employees about the importance of recognizing symptoms of a stroke and the need to call 911 immediately. At its June 7, 2022, meeting, the Board of Supervisors...

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Posted on: June 10, 2022

Public Encouraged to Participate in Naming of Historic Loudoun County Courthouse

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Members of the public are encouraged to participate in the process for naming the historic Loudoun County Courthouse building in downtown Leesburg. The courthouse, constructed in 1895, is located at the southwest corner of the courthouse grounds at the co...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Loudoun County Hosts Electronics Recycling Event June 18

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Loudoun County will host an electronics recycling event on Saturday, June 18, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Leesburg Park and Ride commuter parking lot, 19730 Sycolin Road, Leesburg (at the intersection of Gourley Transit Drive and Sycolin Road...

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Loudoun County Announces Winners of ‘I Voted’ Sticker Contest

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The Loudoun County Office of Elections and Voter Registration is pleased to announce the winners of its first-ever “I Voted” Sticker Contest. The three winning designs will be used as “I Voted” stickers distributed to voters who cast their ballots at earl...

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Board of Supervisors Adopts New Election Districts

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During its June 7, 2022 meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors adopted amendments to the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County, Chapter 207 – Election Districts, which updates the county’s election districts. The Board adopted the LT-Revised 1 P...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Groundbreaking for Ashburn Recreation and Community Center is June 16

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for the start of construction of the Ashburn Recreation and Community Center on Thursday, June 16, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. The event will take place on the future site of the fac...

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Firefighters Union Petitions County to Represent Eligible Fire and Rescue Employees

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Loudoun County has received a petition from the International Association of Firefighters (IAFF) seeking recognition as the exclusive bargaining agent for eligible members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System.

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

Loudoun County Issues Request for Qualifications for Affordable Housing Financing Program

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Loudoun County has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the affordable housing financing program for developers launched earlier this year - the Rental Housing Acquisition and Preservation Loan Program (RHAP). 

The purpose of RHAP is to p...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

Loudoun County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate

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Loudoun County has sold $156.7 million in general obligation (GO) bonds at a favorable interest rate of 3.16%. The county received $15.9 million in premium, which was accepted and will be used for capital projects for the general county government and Lou...

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Posted on: May 31, 2022

County to Conduct Light-Level Testing at Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park

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Loudoun County has scheduled light-level testing in the evening hours at the new Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park athletic fields for two weeks beginning Monday, June 13, 2022, weather permitting. Residents will notice increased activity at the park pri...

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Posted on: May 27, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for New Segment of Loudoun’s Linear Parks & Trails System Set for June 11

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend a ribbon cutting for a new segment of the county’s Linear Parks & Trails System (LPAT) Saturday, June 11, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. Parking will be available a short distance away from the tra...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

MHSADS Offers In-Person and Telehealth Same-Day Access Services

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The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) has resumed in-person same-day access services. These services include screening for eligibility and assessment for a behavioral health outpatient, psychos...

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

Loudoun Station Drive is Renamed to Ashburn Metro Drive

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The road used to access the Ashburn Metrorail Station has been renamed from Loudoun Station Drive to Ashburn Metro Drive. The Board of Supervisors approved the name change in April and the change was effective May 19, 2022.   

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

New Fees for Building and Development Applications Take Effect July 1, 2022

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Loudoun County is implementing new fees on July 1, 2022, for building and development applications. Applicants are encouraged to pay any outstanding fees by close of business on June 30, 2022. Payments for outstanding fees that are not submitted by June 3...

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

Board of Supervisors Chair Randall to Deliver State of the County Address May 25

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Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Chair Phyllis J. Randall is scheduled to deliver her annual State of the County address Wednesday, May 25, 2022. The program will begin at 6:00 p.m. Chair Randall will deliver the address from the Board Room at the Loud...

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Posted on: May 20, 2022

Son and Father Charged With Animal Cruelty in Loudoun County

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Following an investigation by Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Humane Law Enforcement, two South Riding men have been charged with animal cruelty. 

Earlier this month, LCAS was contacted by the Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) in Washington, D.C....

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Loudoun County Foster Parents Celebrated for Exceptional Service

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In observance of May as Foster Care Month, Loudoun County is celebrating and recognizing local foster parents for their service. Loudoun County’s foster parents were among those lauded at a recognition event May 19, 2022, hosted by the Metropolitan Washin...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm Loudoun’s Triple-A Rating

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The nation’s top bond rating agencies have again affirmed Loudoun County’s triple-A rating on its general obligation bonds, noting the county’s sound operating performance, the size and diversity of its tax base and strong management. Loudoun County has h...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Route 15 North Comprehensive Plan Amendment to be Considered at June 21 Board of Supervisors Meeting

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At its business meeting on June 21, 2022, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider a Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPAM) related to safety and operational improvements to Route 15 north of Leesburg.

If the Board votes to approve thi...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Board Prepares for New Election Districts, Adopts New District Name

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors concluded its May 11, 2022, public hearing on a proposed local election district plan, titled the LT-Revised 1 Plan, without making additional changes to the plan. The plan will now be considered for adoption during...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Regional Homelessness Continues to Decrease

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According to the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ May 2022 Homelessness in Metropolitan Washington: Results and Analysis from the 2022 Point-in-Time Count of Persons Experiencing Homelessness report, regional homelessness is down 27 percent...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Loudoun Wins National Achievement Awards for Innovation

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Loudoun County has been recognized with five 2022 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs. Loudoun’s award-winning programs, which include several that came out...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

COVID-19 Cases on the Rise; Health Department Encourages Self-Assessment, Precautions

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The number of COVID-19 cases in Loudoun County and across northern Virginia has continued to rise in recent weeks, prompting public health officials to encourage Loudoun County residents to take time to assess their individual and family risks related to ...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves Nonprofit Human Service Grant Funding Awards for FY 2023

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved annual awards for funding to community nonprofit organizations during its May 3, 2022, meeting. Funding opportunities were made available to tax-exempt, private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations that provide...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Loudoun Delivers Fire Engine to Holmes County, Mississippi; Sister County Agreement Signed

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What began as an informal conversation between community leaders about protecting the life and safety of residents has culminated in the signing of a formal Sister County agreement between Loudoun County, Virginia, and Holmes County, Mississippi, and in t...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Loudoun Accepting Loan Applications for Development of Affordable Multi- Family Rental Housing

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Loudoun County’s application process for the Affordable Multi-Family Housing Loan Program has opened with the release of the 2022 Notice of Funding Availability.

For-profit and nonprofit affordable housing developers are eligible to apply for loans for the...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Offers Career Workshops During Older Americans Month

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During May — Older Americans Month — the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special virtual and in-person events at no cost for those age 50 and up who are seeking job search and career development support. 

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Several E. Coli Cases Associated with Petting Goats at a Loudoun Farm

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The Loudoun County Health Department is notifying the public of the exposure to a specific type of bacterium, called Shiga Toxin Producing E. coli (STEC), by several people who came in contact with goats at Georges Mill Farm in Lovettsville between March ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

Joint Meeting of Board of Supervisors/Leesburg Town Council Set for April 28

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the Leesburg Town Council are scheduled to hold a joint meeting Thursday, April 28, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. in the Dulles Room, which is located on the first floor of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Loudoun County Offers Financing Opportunity for First-Time Homebuyers

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Loudoun County continues to accept applications from first-time homebuyers for funds made available through the Virginia Housing (VH) Sponsoring Partnerships and Revitalizing Communities Program (SPARC). The program provides lower interest rates on homeow...

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Posted on: April 8, 2022

Three Things to Know About Personal Property Tax Bills

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Many Loudoun County vehicle owners are receiving their personal property tax bills and are observing that their used vehicles have increased in value and their car tax bills are higher than they expected. 

Values of used cars have skyrocketed acro...

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Posted on: April 8, 2022

Public Engagement Period for Zoning Ordinance Rewrite to Open April 18

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Loudoun County residents, businesses, community groups and other stakeholders will have the opportunity to review and comment on the first draft of the new county Zoning Ordinance during a 90-day public engagement period that begins April 18, 2022.

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Posted on: April 7, 2022

Public Invited to Comment on Electoral District Plan at May 11 Public Hearing

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the proposed local electoral district plan, titled the LT-Revised 1 Plan, at the Board’s regularly scheduled public hearing on May 11, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. 

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Posted on: April 6, 2022

Board Amends Parking Meter Ordinance; Sets Rates for Parking Near Ashburn Metro Station

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved amendments to the county’s parking meter ordinance, establishing parking rates for metered and residential parking in the Moorefield Station neighborhoods and mixed-use areas adjacent to the Ashburn Met...

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Posted on: April 5, 2022

Board of Supervisors Adopts FY 2023 Budget; Lowers Personal and Real Property Tax Rates

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a budget totaling approximately $3.5 billion in total appropriations for the general county government and school system for Fiscal Year (FY) 2023. The adopted budget includes a real property tax rate o...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Board Approves Use of Assessment Ratio to Blunt Impact of Increased Vehicle Values on Car Tax Bills

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is pleased that the Board of Supervisors has approved his recommendation to use an assessment ratio that will reduce the taxable basis of vehicles, which has skyrocketed over the last year. &a...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Loudoun County Encourages Commuters to Ride Transit Buses as Gas Prices Soar

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As gas prices rise and more commuters return to their workplaces, Loudoun County residents are reminded that Loudoun County Transit is a cost-effective alternative to driving alone to work. Loudoun County Transit offers routes throughout the county and th...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

Board Members to Hold Virtual Update on ‘Safe Haven’ Site in Loudoun March 10

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Loudoun County residents who have questions about the “safe haven” facility at The National Conference Center (NCC) in Lansdowne are invited to view a Facebook Live question-and-answer session Thursday, March 10, 2022, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. Board of Superviso...

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Posted on: February 1, 2022

2022 Loudoun Real Estate Assessments Available Online

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2022 are now available online at loudoun.gov/parceldatabase. Printed assessment notices will be mailed to property owners the...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Sets 2022 Meeting Schedule; Elects Saines Vice Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2022 and has reelected Sterling District Supervisor Koran T. Saines as vice chairman. In the absence of Chair Phyllis J. Randall, Saines will perform the duties of the chair.

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Court Enters Abatement Order for Gable Farm; Orders Owner to Level Fill Dirt

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The Loudoun County General District Court has entered an Order of Abatement in the case of County of Loudoun v. Gable Family Limited Partnership, which requires the owner of the Gable Farm property to correct violations of the Loudoun County Zoning Ordina...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Loudoun County Silver Line Metrorail Phase 2 Reaches Milestone

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The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA), which managed construction of the Silver Line, announced Thursday that Metrorail construction from Wiehle Avenue to Ashburn in eastern Loudoun County has reached substantial completion. Substantial co...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

Loudoun Fire and Rescue to Present Update to Emergency Response Improvements Following 2020 Drowning

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During the November 3, 2021, Board of Supervisors meeting, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) will present an update on its progress toward implementing emergency response improvements that strengthen multi-jurisdictional emergen...

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Virginia Voters Receiving Notices from State Department of Elections

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Loudoun County election officials want voters to be aware of notices being sent by the Virginia Department of Elections to all Virginia voters this week regarding their polling locations for the November 8, 2022, general election. They want voters to know...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Early Voting for November Election Begins September 23 in Loudoun

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters of important dates and deadlines for the upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 8, 2022. 

  • Friday, September 23: First day of early voting at the Office of Elections and Voter Registration, 75...
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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Loudoun County Announces Winners of ‘I Voted’ Sticker Contest

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The Loudoun County Office of Elections and Voter Registration is pleased to announce the winners of its first-ever “I Voted” Sticker Contest. The three winning designs will be used as “I Voted” stickers distributed to voters who cast their ballots at earl...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Loudoun County General Registrar Statement on Third-Party Vendor for Absentee Ballots

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The following is a statement from Loudoun County Registrar Judy Brown regarding the use of a third-party vendor for mail ballots.

The Loudoun County Office of Elections and Voter Registration will use a third-party vendor for the printing, assembling, and ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Display Campaign Signs with Care in Loudoun

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Throughout the election season, Loudoun County reminds residents of the importance of following the rules and guidelines covering campaign signs. 

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

El refuerzo de la vacuna Bivalente COVID-19 ahora está disponible en farmacias y otros proveedores

El condado de Loudoun alienta a las personas elegibles a que consideren recibir una dosis única del nuevo refuerzo bivalente de COVID-19 al menos dos meses después de completar la serie primaria o la vacunación de refuerzo...

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Posted on: July 14, 2022

Clínicas semanales de vacunación contra el COVID-19 para niños hasta el 2 de septiembre

Durante el resto del verano, el Departamento de Salud del Condado de Loudoun llevará a cabo clínicas de vacunación semanales en su ubicación de Leesburg para niños de 6 meses de edad en adelante. Las clínicas atenderán a las familias los viernes hasta el ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Vacuna COVID-19 recomendada para niños de 6 meses de edad en adelante

Los niños de 6 meses de edad y mayores ahora son elegibles para recibir una vacuna COVID-19. El Departamento de Salud de Virginia adoptó la recomendación del Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedad...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Responds to Fuel Floating in Waterways in Leesburg

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At 8:01 a.m., Tuesday, October 4, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center dispatched fire and rescue units, to include the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Hazardous Materials Team, to a report of oil or fuel floating in the creek ne...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

Accidental Fire Destroys Purcellville Barn and Injures One Firefighter

Barn Fire in Purcellville on October 4, 2022

One firefighter injured and transported to the hospital during response to a barn fire in Purcellville. No other individuals or animals were reported injured. 

At 7:58 a.m., Tuesday, October 4, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Cen...

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

October 2022 Fire Prevention Month Events

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) strives to provide effective, consistent, and readily accessible fire and life safety education for our residents year-round. Annually we designate October as Fire Prevention Month, and LC-CFRS ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Firefighters Team Up with Loudoun Hunger Relief, Mobile Hope and One Warm Coat for Coat & Food Drive

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) and the Loudoun Career Fire Fighters Association have once again partnered with One Warm Coat and Mobile Hope Loudoun to collect winter apparel for local residents in need.  Loudoun res...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

Fire Officials Remind Residents of Open Burning Regulations for Fall and Winter

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) reminds residents that from October 1, 2022, through midnight February 14, 2023, open burning is permitted for the burning of leaves and trees, brush, yard and garde...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Accidental Fire Destroys Purcellville Barn

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) offers safety tips after an accidental fire destroyed a large barn yesterday afternoon. Just before 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 20, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Com...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Fire Marshal’s Office Makes Arrest in Sterling Fire

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On Monday, September 12, 2022, the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) arrested Julian Darius Karapetkov on six felony warrants for a fire that occurred earlier this month on Whittingham Circle in Sterling.

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 9, 2022

LCFR Fire Marshal’s Office Make Arrest in Leesburg Auto Fire

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Matthew Christopher Bush was arrested on a felony warrant, obtained by the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO), for the burning of his 2021 Honda Civic. 

On August 12, 2022, members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 8, 2022

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Responds to Two Fires in Leesburg

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) responded to two fires in Leesburg, Virginia on Wednesday, September 7, 2022. One of the fires was due to an electrical malfunction due to the use of an incompatible cellular phone charger and charging cord. This high...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 4, 2022

Fire Marshal's Office Seeks Community Assistance After Sterling Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) is seeking the communities assistance related to a fire that occurred around 4:00 a.m., Sunday, September 4, 2022, on Whittingham Circle in the Algonkian/Countryside area of Ste...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Support Loudoun Firefighters as they Fill-the-Boot for Muscular Dystrophy

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Labor Day weekend, members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) and the Loudoun Career Fire Fighters Association (LCFFA) Local 3756 will join the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) to collect donations for the 2022 “...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 10, 2022

LCFR Fire Marshal’s Office Make Arrest in Aldie Fire

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Investigators from the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) have made an arrest in an incendiary fire that damaged an Aldie home in May of 2022.

Just before 8:00 a.m. on Saturday May 14, 2022, Loudoun County Fire and Re...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Residents Safely Evacuate Aldie Garage Fire

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Firefighters offer crucial safety tips after an early morning fire displaces two adults and a child from their Aldie home.  

Just after 12:30 a.m., Tuesday, August 2, 2022, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue units from Kirkpatrick Farms, Aldie, Dulles...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 28, 2022

Purcellville House Fire Displaces Two People and One Dog

July 28 2022 House Fire in Purcellville

At 5:08 a.m., Thursday, July 28, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Communication Center (ECC) received a 911 call reporting a fire in a residential structure in the 35000 block of Milligans Run Lane in Purcellville. Initial calls reported that the occupa...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Early Morning Leesburg Townhouse Fire Injures One Firefighter and Displaces 13 Occupants

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At approximately 2:14 AM, Tuesday, July 26, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Communication Center (ECC) received a 911 call reporting an explosion and fire in a residential structure in the 42000 block of Running Creek Square in Leesburg. While units we...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 19, 2022

Electrical Fire Displaces Lovettsville Residents

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Fire Marshal’s from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) offer safety tips after an electrical fire displaced two families in Lovettsville.

At approximately 4:30 AM, Saturday, July 16, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Communication Center rece...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 30, 2022

67 First Responders Graduate Fire and Rescue Training

Congratulations!

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) is honored to announce the graduation of 67 first responders who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. On Wednesday, June 29, 2022, a graduation ceremony was held re...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Two Firefighters Injured During Severe Storm Response

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At approximately 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 22, 2022, Loudoun County experienced severe storm activity, which resulted in high winds, lightning, and heavy rain. The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) responded to numerous calls for a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Loudoun Fire Officials Offer Critical Fireworks Safety Tips and 2022 Fireworks Event Schedule

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) wants to ensure a memorable and SAFE Fourth of July holiday for you and your family. Fireworks cause thousands of serious injuries every year, sending adults and children to the emergency room. ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 17, 2022

LC-CFRS Responds to Numerous Calls for Assistance During Severe Thunderstorm

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) responded to numerous calls for help during the evening hours of Thursday, June 16, 2022, due to the severe thunderstorm, which produced heavy rain and many lightning strikes. Below is informati...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 3, 2022

Lightning Strike Causes Sterling Fire

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            The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Fire Marshal’s Office determined that a lightning strike was the cause of a fire yesterday afternoon that displaced a Sterling family.&am...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Stay Safe this Memorial Day with Grilling Safety Tips

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Often considered the unofficial kick-off to summer, Memorial Day weekend includes lots of celebrations, cookouts, and barbeques. But it also means the increased risk of grilling fires. According to the National Fire Protection Association, on average, 10,...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Officials Offer Pool and Water Safety Tips

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As swimming pools across the area open this Memorial Day weekend and we take to the water to cool off, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue reminds residents to be vigilant about pool and water safety. Not including boating incidents, on average about 10 people...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Loudoun Wins National Achievement Awards for Innovation

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Loudoun County has been recognized with five 2022 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs. Loudoun’s award-winning programs, which include several that came out...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Lithium-Ion Battery Causes Fire in Leesburg

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Investigators from the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) have classified a fire in Leesburg on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, as accidental, caused by a failure of a lithium-ion battery pack during a charging cycle. The fi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Loudoun Delivers Fire Engine to Holmes County, Mississippi; Sister County Agreement Signed

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What began as an informal conversation between community leaders about protecting the life and safety of residents has culminated in the signing of a formal Sister County agreement between Loudoun County, Virginia, and Holmes County, Mississippi, and in t...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

LCFR-FMO Reveal Cause of the Fire that Heavily Damaged a Chantilly Home on Monday

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Investigators from the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) have concluded their investigation into the cause of a house fire on Paramount Place in Chantilly on Monday, May 2, 2022. The cause has been attributed to a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Fire Heavily Damages Chantilly Home

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            Investigators from the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) remain on scene after a house fire erupted in a Chantilly residence late Monday a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Open Burning Ban Takes Effect May 1, 2022

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal's Office reminds our residents and visitors that open burning is prohibited in Loudoun County and the incorporated Towns of Hamilton, Hillsboro, Leesburg, Lovettsville, Middleburg, Purcellville, and...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 25, 2022

LC-CFRS and FCFRD Honored with CFSI and Masimo’s Award for Excellence in EMS

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At the 2022 CFSI Symposium and Dinner on Thursday, April 7, 2022, the Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) and Masimo honored the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) and the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department (FCFRD) wi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Fire Marshal Determines the Cause of Ashburn Garage Fire to be Battery Charging Malfunction

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) has determined the cause of a garage fire in the 44000 block of Mossy Brook Square in Ashburn to be accidental, as the fire originated in the charging system while charging the electric v...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 18, 2022

National Volunteer Week Honors Loudoun's Volunteer First Responders

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As proclaimed by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, the week of April 17-23, 2022, has been designated as National Volunteer Week in recognition of the hundreds of dedicated volunteer members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System who...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Loudoun Celebrates Public Safety Communications Staff

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As proclaimed by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, the week of April 10 – 16, 2022 is designated as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. Throughout the week, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, the Loudoun County...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 8, 2022

LCFR Assistant Chief Accepted to Fire Service Executive Development Institute

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) are pleased to announce that Assistant Chief of Operations James Williams has been accepted into the Fire Service Executive Development Institute (FSEDI). Chief ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 4, 2022

Loudoun’s Fire and Rescue System Honors 2021 Awardees

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 Last week, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) held their Annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony to honor Loudoun's first responders, staff, and citizens, who made dramatic contributions to the life and safety o...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 1, 2022

LC-CFRS Kicking Off Annual Smoke Alarm Program to Protect Loudoun Residents

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System’s (LC-CFRS) annual smoke alarm program kicks off this Saturday, April 2, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in neighborhoods across Loudoun County. 

“During a house fire, you h...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 31, 2022

LCSO and LC-CFRS Announce Dates for 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camps

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) are proud to announce the 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camps. Due to scheduled school renovations, this year’s camps will be held...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Update – Deceased Victim Located and Cause Identified in Two-Alarm Fire in Ashburn

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After firefighters battled an aggressive two-alarm fire in the early morning hours of Tuesday, March 29, 2022, investigators from the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office located a deceased victim inside the home of the fire origin on Nash...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Firefighters Battle Two-Alarm Fire in Ashburn

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Firefighters from the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s remain on scene after an early morning fire damages four Ashburn homes and leaves one missing. 

Just before 1:30 a.m.,...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

50 First Responders Graduate Fire and Rescue Training

Congratulations!

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) is honored to announce the graduation of 50 first responders who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. A graduation ceremony was held on Wednesday, March 23, 2022, a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 18, 2022

Firefighters Rescue One Civilian and One Firefighter Injured in Purcellville Townhouse Fire

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Firefighters rescued a civilian from the third-floor window who became trapped in a townhouse fire on Oliver Court in Purcellville last evening. During the rescue process, a firefighter encountered an emergency, which required them to also be rescued from...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Basement Fire Displaces Ashburn Residents

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At approximately 7:40 p.m. on Friday, March 11, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center received a 911 call reporting a house fire on Sweet Clover Place in Ashburn. Loudoun County Fire and Rescue units from Ashburn, Moorefield, Kincora, S...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 8, 2022

“Spring Forward,” Change Your Clocks & Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries!

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Sunday, March 13, 2022, we “spring forward” and set our clocks ahead one hour in observance of daylight-saving time. The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System asks that you also check the batteries in your smoke alarms, carbon...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Loudoun Agencies Win 2021 Governors Fire Service Award and Fire Service Health & Safety Award

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is proud to announce that their integrated “High Threat Team” was recently awarded the 2021 Governor’s Fire...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Sunday's Accidental House Fire in Ashburn Sends Three to Area Hospitals

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Fire Marshal’s Office determined Sunday morning’s house fire was accidental, due to an electrical malfunction in the home. 

Just before 2:00 a.m., Sunday, February 27, 2022, the Loudoun...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Twenty-five Firefighter/EMTs Graduate from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 41st Recruit Academy

Congratulations!

On Friday, February 25th, 2022, twenty-five Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician’s graduated from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 41st recruit class in an official ceremony at Cornerstone Chapel in Leesburg. 

The recruits,...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Electrical Failure Causes Sterling Fire

NEWS and ALERTS newsflash 2

Fire Marshal’s from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue are offering safety tips after this morning’s electrical fire in Sterling destroyed a structure and injured one adult. 

Just after 11:30 a.m., Friday, February 18, 2022, the Lo...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 14, 2022

Early Morning House Fire Displaces South Riding Residents

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Fire Marshals from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue determine an early morning house fire that displaced two South Riding residents was accidental. 

At approximately 4:00 a.m., Monday, February 14, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications C...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 11, 2022

Open Burning Restrictions: “4 p.m. Law” Commences February 15

Open Burning 4pm Law Newsflash 2022

The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal's Office is reminding citizens that open burning is restricted in Loudoun County between February 15 and April 30. The regulations, which prohibit open air fires, or open burning as it is commonly r...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Famous Accelerant Detection Canine Dolley Retires

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            The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System’s (LC-CFRS) Accelerant Detection Canine Dolley has retired and was honored for her service with an official proclamation at Tues...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 26, 2022

Accidental Fire Tuesday Night Displaces Nine in Sterling

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An investigation into last night’s house fire in Sterling determined the fire was accidental, caused by an unattended candle.

Just before 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 25th, 2022, firefighters from Sterling, Kincora, Ashburn, Moorefield, Fairfax...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 25, 2022

All Animals Rescued from Barn Fire in Lovettsville

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On Monday, January 24, 2022, at approximately 9:13 a,m., the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Emergency Communications Center received a call reporting a barn on fire with animals inside. The caller also relayed that the fire was spreading quickly.&a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 6, 2022

10 People Displaced Following House Fire in Sterling

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On Wednesday, January 5, 2022, a fire likely caused by a battery pack failure displaced 10 people from their home. The fire originated in a work area on a porch, which was used for repairing computers and laptops. 

At approximately 11:26 p,m., Wed...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Loudoun County and Fauquier County Fire Crews Battle Fully Involved Fire of a Residential Style Barn

Residential Style Barn on Fire on January 6, 2022

At approximately 1:00 a,m., Thursday, January 6, 2022, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a call from Fauquier County’s ECC reporting a structure fire in the 8500 block of John Mosby Highway...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Garage Fire Causes an Estimated $167,064 in Damages

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At approximately 7:00 p,m., Wednesday, December 29, 2021, Loudoun County fire and rescue units from Sterling Park, Kincora, Cascades, Fairfax County, and the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority were dispatched to a reported house fire in the 300 bl...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 27, 2021

Sterling House Fire Displaces Four Loudoun Residents

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            At 9:28 a,m., Sunday, December 26, 2021, Loudoun County fire and rescue units from Cascades, Kincora, Sterling Park, along with units from Fairfax County, were dispatched to a reported stru...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Resident Displaced and Several Dogs Rescued in Purcellville House Fire

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The four dogs rescued by Loudoun County firefighters remain in “guarded” condition after yesterday’s accidental fire in Purcellville. 

At approximately 2:40 p.m. on Monday, December 6th, 2021, the Loudoun County Emerg...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 30, 2021

Safety Tips Offered After Accidental Kitchen Fire Destroys Sterling Townhouse

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Fire officials are asking Loudoun residents to be extra diligent about fire safety after Monday night’s accidental cooking fire displaced a Sterling family from their home. 

At 8:43 p.m., Monday, November 29, 2021, Loudoun County fire an...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 26, 2021

Lucketts Single Family Home Fire Injures One Firefighter and One Civilian

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) attributed the cause of a Thanksgiving Day house fire that displaced a family to a malfunction within a golf cart stored on the exterior of the home beneath a covered deck. 

At 11:52 a.m., o...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Two Adolescents Rescued from a Storm Water Pipe

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On Tuesday, November 9, 2021, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) personnel rescued two adolescents from a 16-inch storm pipe in Leesburg. 

At approximately 2:30 p.m., on Tuesday, November 9, 2021, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Cen...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Local Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of Lucketts Fire and Rescue Station

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Officials from the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and County Administration joined first responders, residents and other local leaders on Thursday, November 4th, 2021, for the official Grand Opening...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 4, 2021

“Fall Back” - Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms

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Sunday, November 7, 2021, we “Fall Back” and set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time. As we do, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System reminds citizens to use this opportunity to check the ba...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Five Adults and One Child Displaced Following a Garage Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) attributed the cause of Saturday’s garage fire that extended to the house and displaced six residents to an improperly grounded extension cord powering two battery chargers. The cord appeared to be undersized...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Loudoun Fire and Rescue to Present Update to Emergency Response Improvements Following 2020 Drowning

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During the November 3, 2021, Board of Supervisors meeting, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) will present an update on its progress toward implementing emergency response improvements that strengthen multi-jurisdictional emergen...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Holiday Fire Safety Checklist

Holiday Fire Safety Newsflash

Decorating for the winter holidays is fun and festive, but holiday decorations can increase the risk of fire in your home. As you deck the halls this season, take a moment to review our holiday fire safety checklist and be fire smart!

Christmas Trees:

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Cooking Safely During the Holiday Season

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Thanksgiving and the holidays are full of excitement, good food and fun times with family. As preparations for the busy holiday season are underway, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System encourages residents to follow safe cooking practices. ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Fire Officials Tout Automatic Fire Sprinklers and Offer Safety Tips After Fire at Local Business

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At approximately 7:00 p.m. on November 6th, Fire and Rescue units from the Metropolitan Washington Dulles Airport Authority and Fairfax County were dispatched to investigate a report of a fire alarm sounding in a commercial building in the 44,000 block of...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Loudoun County Firefighters Participate in 2019 Toys for Tots Campaign

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System and the Loudoun Career Firefighters Association are pleased to announce their participation in the 72nd Annual Toys for Tots Campaign. “We are proud to once again participate in this wonderful p...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Firefighters Team Up with Mobile Hope and One Warm Coat® for Annual Coat Drive

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, along with the Loudoun Career Firefighters Association Local 3756 invite you to bring your new or gently used and clean coats, jackets, scarves, winter hats, gloves and mittens to any of the fir...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 1, 2019

“Fall Back,” Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

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Sunday, November 3, 2019, we “Fall Back” and set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time. As we do, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System reminds citizens to use this opportunity to check the ba...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Temporary Closure of Leesburg Fire Station and Relocation of Fire and Rescue Crews

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

Effective at 6:00 a.m. on November 1, 2019, the Leesburg Fire Station #20, located at 61 Plaza Street NE, will temporarily close for renovations. Closure of the station is anticipated to last approximately six months with re-occupancy occurring on or arou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Cause Determined in Fatal Sterling House Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office has determined that unattended cooking was the cause of a fatal house fire in Sterling and have estimated damages to the home at $144,000. The investigation also revealed that there were no working smoke ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 6, 2019

Early Morning Fire in Sterling Leaves One Deceased, One Injured

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Just before 3:00 a.m., Sunday, October 6, 2019, the Loudoun Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a 9-1-1 call for a possible house fire in the 200 block of Giles Place in Sterling. Loudoun County fire and rescue crews from Cascades, Kincora, Ste...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 2, 2019

October Fire Prevention Month Events

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Loudoun County’s Combined Fire and Rescue System will be hosting various open houses and community events throughout October in honor of Fire Prevention Month. These free, family friendly events allow Loudoun’s citizens to visit local ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 30, 2019

Fire Officials Remind Residents of Open Burning Regulations for Fall and Winter

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) reminds residents that effective October 1, 2019, through midnight February 14, 2020, open burning is permitted for the burning of leaves and trees, brush, yard and garden trimmings...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Loudoun County Officials Break Ground on New Lucketts Fire Station

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On Wednesday, September 25, 2019, officials from the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS), Loudoun County Government, Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure, and the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors g...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 20, 2019

110 First Responders Graduate Fire Rescue Training

Top Recruits Fall 2019 Volunteer Graduation

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is honored to announce the graduation of 110 volunteer first responder personnel who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. A graduation ceremony was held on Tuesday, September...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Blood Donors Wanted for Upcoming Loudoun Blood Drive Events

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, Inova Loudoun Hospital and Inova Blood Donor Services encourage you to make a lifesaving appointment to donate at one of our upcoming community blood drives.

Did you know that hemorrhage is the number one...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 6, 2019

South Riding Family Displaced After Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause House Fire

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office determined the cause of an early morning fire in South Riding, which did $200,000 in damages and displaced two residents, to be improperly discarded smoking materials.

At 12:02 a.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019 the ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 1, 2019

Sunday Morning House Fire in Ashburn Caused by Hot Grill Ashes

Taylorstown Hunt 9-1-19 Grill Fire

After an early morning house fire in Ashburn displaces five and does $750,000 in damages, fire officials offer important, and potentially lifesaving reminders about grilling safely.   

Just before 4:45 a.m. Sunday, September 1, 2019, the ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Support Loudoun Firefighters as they Fill-the-Boot for Muscular Dystrophy

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

As the end of summer approaches firefighters across the nation will once again be busy filling their boots to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and “Jerry’s Kids”. Members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire an...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Eighteen Firefighter/EMTs Graduate Fire and Rescue Recruit Academy

RC38 Graduation 8-16-19

On Friday, August 16, 2019, before family members and friends, 18 recruits graduated from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 38th recruit class. In an official ceremony held at Cornerstone Chapel in Leesburg, Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary Clemen...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 2, 2019

Fire Marshal Determines Cause of Two-Alarm House Fire in Ashburn

NEWSFLASH

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office has completed their investigation into a two-alarm house fire that did $1.5 million in damages to eight homes earlier and offers important safety tips.

At 3:24 a.m., on July 31, 2019, the Loudoun County Co...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Fire Marshal Investigating Two-Alarm House Fire in Ashburn

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office remains on scene of a two alarm house fire that destroyed two homes and damaged two more. 

At 3:24 a.m. the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting a hou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Join the Battle of the Badges Blood Drive August 2, 2019

8-2-19 BATTLE OF THE BADGES

Join area first responders for the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System and Loudoun County Sheriff's Office "Battle of the Badges" Blood Drive on Friday August 2, 2019.

Battle of the Badges is a friendly competition to encourage communi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Local Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station

LCFR Fire Station 627 Grand Opening - Coupling Ceremony Newsflash

Officials from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and County Administration joined first responders, residents and other local leaders on Wednesday, June 26th, 2019 for the official Grand Opening Ceremony for the newes...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Purcellville House Fire That Displaced Five Under Investigation

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

Purcellville House Fire That Displaced Five Under Investigation

Just After 8:00 p.m. on June 26, 2019, Fire and Rescue units responded to an incident in the 400 block of Heronwood Court in the Town of Purcellville. On their way to the incident, supplementa...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 24, 2019

LC-CFRS Receives Prestigious Award for Emergency Medical Services Cardiac Care

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is honored to be awarded the Silver Plus Mission Lifeline Award from the American Heart Association. The American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline program recognizes hospitals and EMS agenc...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue and Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office to Hold 12th Annual Open House

Fire & Rescue Newsflash

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) will hold their 12th Annual Open House at the Dulles South Public Safety Center on Saturday, June 22, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Residents are encouraged to at...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Loudoun Welcomes New Assistant Fire Chief

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is pleased to welcome John J. Caussin Jr. as the Assistant Chief of Support Services and Volunteer Administration. 

Assistant Chief Caussin brings thirty-four years of valuable experience and know...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 14, 2019

Fire Officials Share Fireworks Safety Tips and 2019 Public Firework Displays

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

As July 4th festivities approach, the Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office wants you to begin planning for a safe holiday. In 2017, U.S. hospital emergency rooms treated an estimated 12,900 people for fireworks related injuries. Children younger...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 29, 2019

New Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station Opens for Service, Thursday, May 30

FS27 5-29-19 Press Release

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue is pleased to announce that the Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station No. 27 will officially open for operations on May 30, 2019.

The Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station is located at 41380 Gardenia Drive in Aldie o...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 26, 2019

Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause Ashburn Townhouse Fire

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On the eleven-year anniversary of the tragic Meadowood fire in Leesburg that was caused by improperly discarded smoking materials, a fire in an Ashburn townhouse demonstrates that this is a still a very real danger and residents must practice safe behavio...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Stay Safe this Memorial Day with Grilling Safety Tips

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Often considered the unofficial kick-off to summer, Memorial Day weekend includes lots of celebrations featuring cookouts and barbecues. But it also means the increased risk of grilling fires. U.S. fire departments responded to 10,200 home fires involving...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Pool and Water Safety!

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As swimming pools across Loudoun County open this Memorial Day weekend and people of all ages take to the water to cool off, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Officials remind residents to be vigilant about pool and water safety. The USA Swimming Foundation ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 1, 2019

LC-CFRS’s Smoke Alarm Program Coming to a Neighborhood Near You

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As we kick off the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System’s (LC-CFRS) new Smoke Alarm Program this Saturday, May 4, 2019, Loudoun residents will routinely observe fire and rescue personnel out in the community offering free smoke alarm i...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 30, 2019

2019 Emergency Medical Services Community Open House Events

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Each year National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week brings together local communities and medical personnel to honor the dedication of those who provide day-to-day lifesaving services on medicine's "front line." This year EMS Week has been ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Open Burning Ban Takes Effect May 1, 2019

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office reminds our residents and visitors that open burning is prohibited in Loudoun County between May 1st and September 30th. These regulations prohibit open air fires or open burning with the following considerations:

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Electrical Malfunction Identified as Cause of Aldie House Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office investigation determines yesterday’s house fire in Aldie was due to an electrical wiring malfunction.

At 12:10 p.m. Thursday, April 12, 2019, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 10, 2019

2019 National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

The week of April 14 through April 20, 2019, has officially been recognized as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors. The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System along with the Loudoun County Sheri...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 9, 2019

Fire and Rescue System Honors 2018 Awardees

Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System Awards and Recognition

            On Monday, April 8, 2019, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) held its Annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony to honor Loudoun's first responders, staff and citizen...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Tragic Death Brings to Life a New, Innovative Model for Out-of-Hospital Blood Transfusions

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Inova Health System, Inova Trauma and Blood Donor Services, and the Northern Virginia EMS Council, in collaboration with the Fairfax County and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Departments, are proud to announce the launch of Field Available Component Trans...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 27, 2019

80 First Responders Graduate Fire Rescue Training

NEWSFLASH

Leesburg, VA. - The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is honored to announce the graduation of 80 first responders personnel who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. A graduation ceremony was held on Monday, Marc...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 12, 2019

LC-CFRS Members Participate in Annual JEMS EMS Competition

JEMS 2019 Davis- Artisst

Recently members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System participated as subject matter experts for a resoundingly successful 2019 JEMS Games. Assistant Chief Robin Davis of the Sterling Volunteer Rescue Squad, Dr. John Morgan, the Loudoun C...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 7, 2019

“Spring Forward:” Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

NEWSFLASH LC-CFRS smoke alarm guy 2018

Sunday, March 10, 2019 we “spring forward” and set our clocks ahead one hour in observance of daylight saving time. As we change our clocks, our fire prevention team asks that you use this opportunity to check the batteries in your smo...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 6, 2019

Two Fires in Loudoun County Displace Three and Cause Significant Damages

NEWSFLASH

Two fires in Loudoun County within eight hours of each other fortunately resulted in no injuries, but displaced three residents, several animals and did over a half million dollars in damages. Fire Officials issue important safety reminders as we usher ou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 5, 2019

Discarded Smoking Material Causes Sterling Townhouse Fire

Sterling Townhouse Fire

Just after 8:04 p.m., Monday, March 4, 2019, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a 911 call from the occupant reporting a structure fire at 46000 Block of Ashmere Square in Sterling. The caller reported fire in his townhouse....

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 28, 2019

High Winds contribute to House Fire in Philomont, VA

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    Just after 2:25 p.m., Monday, February 25th, 2019, units from Philomont, Aldie, Round Hill, Purcellville, Leesburg, South Riding and numerous command and safety officers were dispatched for a structure fire in the 20200 block of Greg...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 25, 2019

Busy Weekend as Firefighters Respond to High-Rise Fire with Sprinkler Activation & Mobile Home Fire

NEWSFLASH

Just after 3:30 p.m., Saturday, February 23, 2019, units from Ashburn and Lansdowne were dispatched for a reported automatic fire alarm in an 11-story high-rise building located in the 19000 block of Cypress Ridge Terrace in Lansdowne Woods, Leesburg, VA....

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Loudoun County Fire & Rescue Hosting Revolutionary Training Program for Firefighters

Fire Rescue O2X Training

As tactical athletes, firefighters face adverse weather conditions, unpredictable environments, and risk their lives daily to keep their communities safe. They consistently endure physical and mental stress for the duration of their time served. As a resu...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 11, 2019

Open Burning Restrictions: “4:00 p.m. Law” Commences February 15

NEWSFLASH

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office is reminding citizens that open burning is restricted in Loudoun County between February 15 and April 30. The regulations, which prohibit open air fires, or open burning as it is commonly referred to, betw...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 2, 2019

Smoke Alarms Saves a Family of Four in Round Hill House Fire

NEWSFLASH

Just after 4:00 a.m., Saturday, February 2, 2019, units from Round Hill, Purcellville, Loudoun Heights, Hamilton, Leesburg, Clarke County and numerous command and safety officer were dispatched for a reported structure fire in the Blue Ridge District of L...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Loudoun County Fire Engine Involved in Accident

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Just before 11:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 15th, Loudoun County Middleburg Engine 603 was involved in a single vehicle accident on Zulla Road in Fauquier County. Engine 603 was returning from a mutual aid emergency medical call in Fauquier County when the e...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Fire Marshal’s Office Make Arrest in Tuesday Morning Vehicle Fire

Fire & Rescue Newsflash

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649January 9, 2019

 

For Immediate Release:Fire Marshal’s Office Make Arrest in Tuesday Morning Vehicle Fire

 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Two Early Morning Arson Fires in Leesburg Destroy Vehicles, Fire Officials Requesting Information

Fire & Rescue Newsflash

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649January 3, 2019

 

For Immediate Release:Two Early Morning Arson Fires in Leesburg Destroy Vehicles, Fire Officials Requesting Information...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 27, 2018

Christmas Day Fire Displaces 8, Firefighters Deliver Christmas Presents to Children

Christmas Fire 12-22-15

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 27, 2018

For Immediate Release:Accidental Christmas Fire Destroys Family Home, Firefighters Ensure Children Receive Gifts

The Loudoun Cou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 13, 2018

Annual Coat Drive Proceeds to Provide Much Needed Relief for Local Families

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 13, 2018

For Immediate Release:Annual Coat Drive Proceeds to Provide Much Needed Relief for Local Families

Leesburg, VA. - On Monday, Dec...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Ashburn House Fire Highlights Importance of Smoke Alarms and Non-Combustible Siding

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 6th, 2018

For Immediate Release:Ashburn House Fire Highlights Importance of Smoke Alarms and Non-Combustible Siding

Just after 2:00 p.m. ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 6, 2018

RapidSOS Technology Gets Loudoun First Responders to Patients Sooner

RapidSOS Newsflash

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 6th, 2018

For Immediate Release:RapidSOS Technology Gets Loudoun First Responders to Patients Sooner

The Loudoun County Emergency Communi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Fire and Rescue Metrorail Training Simulator Wins National Award

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For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

December 5, 2018

 

For Immediate Release:

Fire and Rescue Metrorail Training Simulator Wins National Award 

 Tuesday, Dec...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 5, 2018

2018 National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week Celebrated

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Fire and RescueLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649or
Kraig Troxell, Media Relations & Communications ManagerLoudoun County Sheriff's OfficeKraig.Troxell@l...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Fire and Rescue System Honors 33 Awardees

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For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649March 30, 2018

For Immediate Release:Fire and Rescue System Honors 33 Awardees       &am...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 9, 2018

“Spring Forward”, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

March 9, 2018

For Immediate Release:

“Spring Forward”, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

Sunday, March 11th,...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Brower Named Virginia’s Career Fire Chief of the Year

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
February 27, 2018

Brower Named Virginia’s Career Fire Chief of the Year Loudoun County Fire and Rescue is proud to announce that...Read on... Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 26, 2018

Fire-Rescue and Law Enforcement Training to be Conducted in Arcola

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Fire and Rescueemail or 571-233-1649or
Kraig Troxell, Media Relations & Communications Manager Loudoun County Sheriff’s Officeemail or 703-771...Details...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Electrical Fire in Lovettsville Displaces Three Adults

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
February 15, 2018

For Immediate Release:Electrical Fire in Lovettsville Displaces Three Adults

Lovettsville, VA. – The Loudoun Cou...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 8, 2018

Working Smoke Alarms Alert Family to House Fire

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For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

February 8, 2018

For Immediate Release:

Working Smoke Alarms Alert Family to House Fire

In the early morning hours of February 1st the Loudoun Coun...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Open Burning Restrictions: “4:00 p.m. Law” Commences February 15

For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

February 6, 2018

For Immediate Release:  Open Burning Restrictions: “4:00 p.m. Law” Commences February 15&a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Saturday’s Early Morning Fire in Ashburn Ruled Arson; Officials Seeking Information

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
January 29, 2018

For Immediate Release:Saturday’s Early Morning Fire in Ashburn Ruled Arson; Officials Seeking Information

Ashbu...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Rash of Fires Caused by Open Burning Prompts Warning From Fire Officials

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
January 24, 2018

For Immediate Release:

Rash of Fires Caused by Open Burning Prompts Warning From Fire Officials 

Leesburg, VA., ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 21, 2018

Early Morning Fire at Monroe Technology Center

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649January 21, 2018

For Immediate Release:Early Morning Fire at Monroe Technology Center

Leesburg, VA. - Just after midnight Sunday, January 21st...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 14, 2017

Victim Identified in Lovettsville House Fire

 

For Additional Information: 

 

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

 

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

 

December 14, 2017

 

 

 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Automatic Fire Sprinklers Prevent Further Damages at Local High School

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
December 11, 2017

For Immediate Release:Automatic Fire Sprinklers Prevent Further Damages at Local High School

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Oakgrove Road Fire Displaces Sterling Family

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
December 11, 2017

For Immediate Release:Oakgrove Road Fire Displaces Sterling Family The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office inv...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Fatal House Fire in Lovettsville

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
December 11, 2017

For Immediate Release:Fatal House Fire in Lovettsville

Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s remain on scene investiga...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 9, 2017

Ashburn Fire Displaces Family of Five

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 9, 2017For Immediate Release:Ashburn Fire Displaces Family of Five

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office ...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 8, 2017

Carbon Monoxide Safety Precautions

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 8, 2017

For Immediate Release:Carbon Monoxide Safety Precautions

Are you and your family protected against Carbon Monoxide emergencies ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Put a Freeze On Winter Fires - Home Heating Safety

According to the United States Fire Administration, heating equipment is involved in one out of six reported home fires and is a leading cause of home fire deaths. Nearly half of home heating equipment fires are reported during the months of December, Jan...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 29, 2017

Loudoun Fire and Rescue Chief Completes International Professional Designation Process

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
November 29, 2017

Leesburg, VA. –Assistant Chief Matthew Tobia of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System has successfully c...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 7, 2017

Loudoun County Firefighters Participate in 2017 Toys for Tots Campaign

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue System and the Loudoun Career Fire Fighters Association are pleased to announce their participation in the 70th Annual Toys for Tots Campaign, sponsored by the United Stated Marine Corps Reserve. “The departm...
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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 2, 2017

“Fall Back”, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

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On Sunday, November 5, 2017, we “fall back” and set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time.  As we do, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue reminds citizens to use this opportunity to check the batteries in your smoke ala...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 24, 2017

Public Safety Officials Offer Halloween Safety Tips

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Fire and RescueLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov, 571-233-1649

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Kraig Troxell, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Sheriff’s Office   &nb...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 23, 2017

COAT DRIVE - Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Members Partner With One Warm Coat®

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649OrDanielle BrosanDanielle.Brosan@loudoun.govOctober 23, 2017

For Immediate Release:Loudoun County Fire Rescue Members Partner With One Warm Co...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Basement Fire on Gunflint Way in Sterling

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
October 12, 2017

For Immediate Release:Basement Fire on Gunflint Way in Sterling

Sterling, VA. – The Loudoun County Fire Marshal...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Auto Accident with Entrapment and Hazardous Materials Response

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
October 12, 2017

For Immediate Release:Auto Accident with Entrapment and Hazardous Materials Response

Hamilton, VA. – Yesterday&a...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 7, 2017

Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause Lovettsville Fire that Displaced Eight

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649October 7, 2017

For Immediate Release:Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause Lovettsville Fire that Displaced Eight

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Do You Have a Home Escape Plan?

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649October 5, 2017

For Immediate Release:Every Second Counts! Do you and your family know what to do when the smoke alarm sounds?

 ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 29, 2017

October Fire Prevention Month Events

For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

September 29, 2017

For Immediate Release: 

October Fire Prevention Month Events

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Fire and Rescue

News & Announcements

Posted on: October 4, 2022

Loudoun Offers New 'Parenting Wisely' Sessions

Link to information about the Parenting Wisely program

Loudoun County is offering new, in-person sessions of its Parenting Wisely program, a free parent support program for parents of middle- and high-school-aged children. 

The program helps parents learn strategies and techniques to better support th...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Programs in October

Link to information about Prevention and Intervention Trainings

Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention programs. All programs are free, but registration is required, and seats are limited. The schedule of upcoming classes for October 2022 is as follows:

Adverse Childhood Ex...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 22, 2022

American Rescue Plan Act Grant Funding Available to Loudoun Nonprofits

Link to information about American Rescue Plan Act funding

Nonprofits and faith-based organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for financial assistance available through the county’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding.

A total of $2.5 million is available for distributi...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 22, 2022

John E. Hall is Loudoun County’s New Director of Housing & Community Development

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John E. Hall has been selected as the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Housing and Community Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Hall was selected after a nationwide recruitment. His appointment is effective Oc...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Loudoun to Host Job Fair October 15 to Commemorate National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Link to information about the Loudoun Job Fair

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center, in collaboration with the Arc of Loudoun, will host a Loudoun Job Fair to commemorate National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The event will take place Saturday, October 15, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., at t...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Community Development Block Grant Process is Underway in Loudoun

Link to information about the community development block grant program

Loudoun County has opened the application process for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG program provides funding on an annual basis for local projects that address a variety of housing, public service and community development...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Next Session of Online Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins October 4

Link to information about the fatherhood program

The next session of the program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services to help fathers build skills to become even stronger dads begins Tuesday, October 4, 2022. All fathers are welcome to attend the free, 12-week virtual program.&a...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Loudoun County Seeks Volunteers to Serve on Loudoun Health Commission

Link to information about Loudoun County advisory boards

The Loudoun Health Commission has a critical need for volunteer members interested in helping efforts to improve the health of the community. Anyone interested in serving on the Health Commission is encouraged to visit loudoun.gov/advisory for information...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Loudoun County Activities & Events Mark September as National Recovery Month

Link to information about National Recovery Month activities in Loudoun

In recognition of September as National Recovery Month, Loudoun County is promoting several activities designed to increase public awareness surrounding mental health and addiction recovery, including a “Recovery Fest,” distribution of free drug ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 23, 2022

Workforce Resource Center Offers Career Assistance During Workforce Development Month

Link to information about Workforce Development Month in Loudoun County

During September — Workforce Development Month — the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special virtual and in-person events at no cost for job seekers and people who are considering changing careers. 

“Our annual celebration of Septem...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 22, 2022

Deadline to Express Interest in Grants Related to Preventing Youth Homelessness is August 24

Link to information about Nonprofit Funding Opportunities

Nonprofit organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for local grant funding through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Continuum of Care Program Competition and Noncompetitive Award of Youth Homel...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Programs in October

Link to information about Prevention and Intervention Trainings

Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention programs. All programs are free, but registration is required, and seats are limited. The schedule of upcoming classes for October 2022 is as follows:

Adverse Childhood Ex...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 12, 2022

Deadline to Express Interest in HUD Grant to Address Homelessness is August 15

Link to information about nonprofit funding opportunities

Nonprofit organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for local grant funding through HUD's Continuum of Care Program Supplemental Funding Opportunity to Address Unsheltered and Rural Homelessness. This funding will address unsh...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 15, 2022

New Three-Digit Mental Health Crisis Hotline — 988 — Launches July 16

Link to information about suicide prevention and mental health resources

Beginning Saturday, July 16, 2022, Virginians who need suicide prevention or behavioral health crisis support, or are worried about someone else, can call or text 988 to connect with the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline network. The new three-digit number ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 14, 2022

Weekly COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics for Children Scheduled Through September 2 in Loudoun

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Throughout the rest of the summer, the Loudoun County Health Department will hold weekly vaccination clinics at its Leesburg location for children 6 months of age and older. The clinics will serve families on Fridays through September 2, 2022, from 8:30 a...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Loudoun County, Prevention Alliance of Loudoun Host Summer Wellness Fest July 9

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Loudoun County, in partnership with the Prevention Alliance of Loudoun (PAL), will host the inaugural Summer Wellness Fest on Saturday, July 9, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the Sterling Community Center, 120 Enterprise Street in Sterling.&...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: June 21, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccine Recommended for Children 6 Months Old and Up

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Children 6 months of age and older are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has adopted the recommendation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to expand eligibility for COVID-19 vaccinatio...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Loudoun County Issues Request for Qualifications for Affordable Housing Financing Program

Link to information about an affordable housing financing program

Loudoun County has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the affordable housing financing program for developers launched earlier this year - the Rental Housing Acquisition and Preservation Loan Program (RHAP). 

The purpose of RHAP is to p...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 26, 2022

MHSADS Offers In-Person and Telehealth Same-Day Access Services

Link to information about the Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse & Developmental Services

The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) has resumed in-person same-day access services. These services include screening for eligibility and assessment for a behavioral health outpatient, psychos...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Loudoun County Foster Parents Celebrated for Exceptional Service

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In observance of May as Foster Care Month, Loudoun County is celebrating and recognizing local foster parents for their service. Loudoun County’s foster parents were among those lauded at a recognition event May 19, 2022, hosted by the Metropolitan Washin...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Regional Homelessness Continues to Decrease

Link to information about the Point in Time Count

According to the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ May 2022 Homelessness in Metropolitan Washington: Results and Analysis from the 2022 Point-in-Time Count of Persons Experiencing Homelessness report, regional homelessness is down 27 percent...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 10, 2022

COVID-19 Cases on the Rise; Health Department Encourages Self-Assessment, Precautions

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The number of COVID-19 cases in Loudoun County and across northern Virginia has continued to rise in recent weeks, prompting public health officials to encourage Loudoun County residents to take time to assess their individual and family risks related to ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves Nonprofit Human Service Grant Funding Awards for FY 2023

Link to information about grants to nonprofit organizations for Fiscal Year 2023

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved annual awards for funding to community nonprofit organizations during its May 3, 2022, meeting. Funding opportunities were made available to tax-exempt, private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations that provide...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Loudoun Accepting Loan Applications for Development of Affordable Multi- Family Rental Housing

Link to information about affordable housing financing programs for developers

Loudoun County’s application process for the Affordable Multi-Family Housing Loan Program has opened with the release of the 2022 Notice of Funding Availability.

For-profit and nonprofit affordable housing developers are eligible to apply for loans for the...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Offers Career Workshops During Older Americans Month

Link to information about Workforce Resource Center workshops

During May — Older Americans Month — the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special virtual and in-person events at no cost for those age 50 and up who are seeking job search and career development support. 

“Our celebration of Older A...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Loudoun County Offers Financing Opportunity for First-Time Homebuyers

Link to information about the SPARC home loan program

Loudoun County continues to accept applications from first-time homebuyers for funds made available through the Virginia Housing (VH) Sponsoring Partnerships and Revitalizing Communities Program (SPARC). The program provides lower interest rates on homeow...

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Health & Human Services

News & Announcements

Posted on: September 22, 2022

American Rescue Plan Act Grant Funding Available to Loudoun Nonprofits

Link to information about American Rescue Plan Act funding

Nonprofits and faith-based organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for financial assistance available through the county’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding.

A total of $2.5 million is available for distributi...

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Nonprofit Updates
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Community Development Block Grant Process is Underway in Loudoun

Link to information about the community development block grant program

Loudoun County has opened the application process for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG program provides funding on an annual basis for local projects that address a variety of housing, public service and community development...

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Nonprofit Updates
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Loudoun Offers Grants Management Training Opportunities for Nonprofits

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Loudoun County is offering professional development opportunities for local nonprofit organizations on multiple dates in October and November 2022. The free training, titled Grants Management Best Practices Series, will highlight resources and tools to he...

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Nonprofit Updates

News & Announcements

Posted on: October 4, 2022

Teen Performers Sought for Loudoun's Battle of Bands

Link to information about the Battle of the Bands

The 2022 Loudoun Battle of the Bands is open to middle and high school students, including soloists, vocalists, instrumentalists and DJs/producers. The competition is a joint venture of the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Serv...

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Caregiver Education Series - Navigating Interfamily Dynamics

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Presented by Lauren Boyle of NOVA LiveWellBeing, the Area Agency on Aging will facilitate a group for caregivers to experience and explore the impact that the following factors may have on caregiving for an aging family member:

  • Role Reversal
  • Sibling Dynamic...
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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Special Activities Planned for Hal & Berni Hanson Regional Park Grand Opening

Link to information about the grand opening for the Hal & Berni Hanson Regional Park

Loudoun County invites members of the public to enjoy the first full day of operations at the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Saturday, September 24, 2022, with special events planned from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. To commemorate the opening of the par...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: September 12, 2022

County Offers Art Workshop for Caregivers of Seniors

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The Area Agency on Aging will facilitate a group for caregivers to experience an afternoon of communal art and empathy. The group will practice art forms and techniques together while having the opportunity to relate and build relationships with other car...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: September 8, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park Set for Sept. 23

Link to information about the Hal and Bernie Hanson Regional Park Project

Loudoun County invites members of the community to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the grand opening of the new Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Friday, September 23, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. The ceremony take place at the park’s Championship ...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: September 8, 2022

County Offers Tai Ji Quan - Movement for Better Balance®

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging offers Tai Ji Quan - Movement for Better Balance® - to promote better balance, coordination, strength, activity and independence for seniors. A research-based balance training, Tai Ji Quan has its roots in t...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Lifeguard Shortage Affecting Hours of Operation at Claude Moore Pools

Link to information about hours of operation at Loudoun County pools

A shortage of lifeguards is impacting operations at the Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center pools and may impact hours at the other aquatic facilities operated by the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services. The life...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: August 11, 2022

NOVA Parks Releases 2023-2027 Strategic Plan

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NOVA Parks has released a Strategic Plan with priorities that follow their values of conservation and entrepreneurship. 

This comprehensive vision includes:

  • Plant over 50,000 trees creating new areas of forest
  • Create or improve trails with a focus o...
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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: July 13, 2022

Express Yourself: Loudoun Sponsors Art & Film Contest for Teens and Adults

Link to information about the Novel Expressions Art and Film Contest

Area teenagers and adults are invited to enter the “Novel Expressions Art and Film Contest” sponsored by Loudoun County Public Library, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and the Loudoun Youth Advisory Council. 

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Loudoun Wins National Achievement Awards for Innovation

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Loudoun County has been recognized with five 2022 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs. Loudoun’s award-winning programs, which include several that came out...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Sign up to Receive Updates on Countywide Linear Parks and Trails System Plan

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The countywide Linear Parks and Trails System Plan (LPAT), approved by the Board of Supervisors July 6, 2021, offers a roadmap for the County and its partners to build out an interconnected system that protects natural and cultural resources, honors Loudo...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: November 1, 2021

Loudoun Parks and Recreation Receives State Award for Arts Center Event

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The Virginia Recreation and Park Society (VRPS) recognized an event hosted in 2020 at the Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville, Virginia. The award was presented to the Loudoun County Department of Parks Recreation and Community...

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News & Announcements

Posted on: October 5, 2022

Surplus Auction Features Bargains on a Wide Variety of Vehicles, Other Items

Link to information about the Loudoun County surplus auction

The current Loudoun County surplus auction offers bargains on a wide selection of items, including passenger vehicles, utility vehicles, mowers and more. This month’s auction features a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD truck, Toro Workman and Kawasaki Mule...

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Recycling and Waste Disposal
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Business Hazardous Waste Collection Event Set for October 6

Link to information about the business hazardous waste program

Loudoun County will host a hazardous waste collection event for businesses or otherwise non-residential generators on Thursday, October 6, 2022. Pre-registration is required to participate, and must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Friday, September 3...

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Additional Info... Recycling and Waste Disposal
Posted on: July 20, 2022

Loudoun Board of Supervisors to Hold Environmental Summit July 27

Link to information about the Board of Supervisors July 27 Environmental Summit

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has scheduled an Environmental Summit for Wednesday, July 27, 2022, beginning at 5:00 p.m. 

Watch/Attend the Meeting

The Environmental Summit will take place in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government...

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Recycling and Waste Disposal
Posted on: June 16, 2022

Plastic Bag Tax in Loudoun Effective July 1, 2022

Link to information about the new plastic bag tax

The new disposable plastic bag tax of five cents per plastic bag that was adopted by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors earlier this year is effective July 1, 2022. The measure is intended to reduce plastic pollution in the region. Shoppers may avoid...

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Recycling and Waste Disposal
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Loudoun Hosts Virtual Public Input Session on Energy Strategy June 29

Link to information about the Loudoun County Energy Strategy

Loudoun County will host a virtual public input session on the development of an updated energy strategy for the county Wednesday, June 29, 2022, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. 

Links to login information for the virtual session are available for review at loud...

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Recycling and Waste Disposal

News & Announcements

Posted on: October 4, 2022

Residents Invited to Attend LCSO Quarterly Meetings

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Loudoun County, VA (October 4, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will hold public safety meetings at each of the agency’s four service area stations and residents are encouraged to attend. 

The firs...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Update: Herndon Man Charged with Second-Degree Murder, Grand Larceny in Death Investigation

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Loudoun County Sheriff’s OfficeMedia Relations and Communications SectionSheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov                    ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 29, 2022

Missing Sterling Teen Located Safe

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UPDATE

Loudoun County, VA (September 30, 2022):  Leslie Johany Oliva Peralta has been located safe.

ORIGINAL

Loudoun County, VA (September 29, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assis...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 28, 2022

LCSO Seeks Whereabouts of 13-year-old from Ashburn

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Loudoun County, VA (September 28, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to help locate a 13-year-old from Ashburn.

Hailey N. Delgado Lopez was reported...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 23, 2022

LCSO Investigates Strong-Arm Robbery at Gas Station Convenience Store

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Loudoun County, VA (September 23, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating a strong-arm robbery that occurred Thursday night at a Sterling gas station.

Shortly after 11 p.m. on September 22, 2022, a male subje...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Two from LCSO Receive Top Awards from Virginia Sheriffs’ Association

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Loudoun County, VA (September 20, 2022) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that two members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office received statewide recognition today at the Virgi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 8, 2022

UPDATE: Leesburg Woman Charged in Domestic-Related Homicide

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Loudoun County, VA (September 9, 2022 / UPDATE) –  The victim has been identified as Jeffrey A. Carroll, 56, of Leesburg. 

Loudoun County, VA (September 8, 2022) – A Leesburg woman has be...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 23, 2022

LCSO Investigating Shooting on W. Church Road in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (August 23, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a shooting that took place Tuesday afternoon in Sterling.

LCSO Deputies responded to the area of W. Church Road near Holly Avenue where an adult male victim...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 14, 2022

Update- Victim in Ashburn Assault Succumbs to Injuries, Suspect Charged with Second Degree Murder

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Victim in Ashburn Assault Succumbs to Injuries, Suspect Charged with Second Degree Murder

Loudoun County, VA (Updated Release 8/23/2022): On Sunday, the victim of the August 14 assault on Waterpointe Terrace, Pedro Casalez Cala, 38, of Ashburn, pa...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 21, 2022

North Carolina Man Facing Several Charges including Attempted Carjacking

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Loudoun County, VA (August 21, 2022) – A North Carolina man has been charged after a crash involving a stolen vehicle out of Fairfax and attempting to carjack several vehicles.

Deputies responded to the area Harry Byrd Highway (Rt. 7) and Yellow Schoolhous...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 18, 2022

LCSO to Conduct DUI Sobriety Checkpoint

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Loudoun County, VA (August 18, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, August 19, 2022.  The sobriety checkpoint will begin shortly after 9:00 p.m.

“Our goal is to ens...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 4, 2022

UPDATED: LCSO Investigates Robbery of McDonald’s in Sterling Park

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UPDATE:

Loudoun County, VA (August 4, 2022)- Two suspects in the robbery of a Sterling McDonald’s have been identified after they were apprehended following a similar incident in Montgomery County, MD overnight. The case remains under in...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 27, 2022

Ashburn Man Faces Multiple Charges After Larceny, Assaulting Deputies

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Loudoun County, VA (July 27, 2022) – An Ashburn man has been arrested after he assaulted two deputies and attempted to disarm one af...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 27, 2022

Three Charged in Over $250,000 Embezzlement Scheme

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Loudoun County, VA (July 27, 2022) – Three men have been charged in connection with an embezzlement scheme where they created employees through a third-party temp agency and falsified timesheets for a total of $257...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 14, 2022

Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman Appointed to the Virginia Criminal Justice Services Board

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Loudoun County Sheriff’s OfficeMedia Relations and Communications Section\

Sheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov                   &nb...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Massage Therapist Arrested for Sex Offenses Committed During Massages, Additional Victims Possible

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Loudoun County Sheriff’s OfficeMedia Relations and Communications SectionSheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov                    ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 8, 2022

Leesburg Woman Faces Multiple Charges After Pursuit, Striking Vehicles

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Sheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov                    ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 1, 2022

Sterling Teenager Charged in Connection with June 11 Shooting on N. Fillmore Avenue

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 Loudoun County, VA (July 1, 2022) – A 17-year-old from Sterling has been charged in connection with the June 11 shooting of three people on N. Fillmore Avenue. 

The juvenile was served eight petit...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 1, 2022

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tonight

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Loudoun County, VA (July 1, 2022) – As the Independence Day holiday weekend is upon us, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is reminding motorists to celebrate responsibly and designate a sober driver.  

As part of our e...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 29, 2022

Residents Invited to Attend LCSO Quarterly Meetings

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Loudoun County, VA (June 29, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will hold public safety meetings at each of the agency’s four service area stations and residents are encouraged to attend. 

The first ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 21, 2022

LCSO Investigates Series of Larcenies from Vehicles, Reminds Residents to Remove Items of Value

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Loudoun County, VA (June 21, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a series of larcenies from vehicles in the Sterling area on Saturday and is reminding residents to remove items of value from their ve...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 19, 2022

LCSO Investigates Fatal Crash on Gloucester Parkway in Ashburn

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Loudoun County, VA (June 19, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash that occurred early this morning on Gloucester Parkway in Ashburn.    The driver and sole occupant of a 2012 Honda ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 15, 2022

LCSO Deputy Named 2021 Correctional Officer of the Year by Major County Sheriffs Of America

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Loudoun County, VA (June 15, 2022) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Deputy First Class Gloria Turin was recognized today by the Major County Sheriffs of America (MCSA) as the 2021 Correctional ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 11, 2022

LCSO Investigating Shooting in Sterling- Updated

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 Loudoun County, VA (July 1, 2022) – A 17-year-old from Sterling has been charged in connection with the June 11 shooting of three people on N. Fillmore Avenue. 

The juvenile was served eight petit...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 3, 2022

Suspect in Ashburn Shooting Apprehended in New Jersey

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Loudoun County, VA (June 7, 2022) – A Leesburg man facing multiple charges in Loudoun County was apprehended today in New Jersey after fleeing the area.

Angad S. Sivia, 30, of Leesburg was taken into custody by memb...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Arrest in Potomac Falls High School Bomb Threat

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Media Relations and Communications Section Sheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov               &...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 27, 2022

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tonight

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Loudoun County, VA (May 27, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is reminding motorists to never drink and drive as the agency plans to conduct DUI saturation patrols this evening. As part of our efforts to crack down on im...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Update- LCSO Investigating Suspected Murder-Suicide in Ashburn

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Update (May 26, 2022)

Update- LCSO Investigating Suspected Murder-Suicide in Ashburn

Loudoun County, VA (May 26, 2022) – A death investigation involving two adults at an Ashburn home on Tuesday is being investigated as a suspected domestic-related...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Suspicious Device at Independence High School Determined to be Unapproved Science Project

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Loudoun County, VA (May 23, 2022) – This morning, a Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer was notified by school personnel at Independence High School that burn marks were located on the sidewalk outside of the school. It was determined ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Loudoun County Adult Detention Center Recognized at Health Service Administers Awards

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Loudoun County, VA (May 20, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sherif...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 19, 2022

‘Jury Duty’ Scams Lead to Reminder from LCSO & Clerk of the Circuit Court

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Loudoun County, VA (May 19, 2022)- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman and Clerk of the Circuit Court, Gary M. Clemens, are once again reminding residents to be aware of jury duty scams. This week several residents reported receiving a telephone call from...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Update: Driver Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter Following Investigation of Ashburn Fatal Crash

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Loudoun County, VA (May 12, 2022) – The driver involved in the May 5, 2022, fatal crash that took the life of an Ashburn woman has been charged with Involuntary Manslaughter after an investigation determi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 4, 2022

LCSO Receives Sixth Re-Accreditation, Recognized with 100% Compliance

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Loudoun County, VA (May 4, 2022) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) was officially presented with the agency’s sixth re-accreditation this week and once again achieved a perfect accredi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Community Forum: Fighting Fentanyl Together

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Loudoun County, VA (April 29, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will host an in-depth forum on how we as a community can best prevent opioid-related deaths impacting Loudoun County. 

The forum, Fighting Fentanyl Toget...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 25, 2022

41 from LCSO among those Recognized at 2022 Valor Awards Ceremony

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Loudoun County, VA (April 25, 2022)- Forty-one members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) were among those recognized Monday at the 2022 Annual Valor Awards ceremony held at the Lansdowne Resort in Lansd...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Loudoun County Law Enforcement Partner with DEA for Nationwide Prescription Take-Back Day

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Loudoun County, VA (April 22, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Leesburg Police Department, Town of the Middleburg Police Department, and the Town of Purcellville Police Department have once again partnered with the ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Four from LCSO Receive Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute Certification

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 Loudoun County, VA (April 22, 2022) – Four members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office were recognized Thursday at the Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VSI) Certification Prog...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 20, 2022

Corrections & Courts Deputies Take High Honors from Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy

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Loudoun County, VA (April 20, 2022) – Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office corrections and courts recruits took top honors and leadership roles during the tenth session of the Skyline Regional Criminal Justice...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 20, 2022

LCSO Investigating Gunfire in Ashburn Area After Multiple Homes Struck

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  

Loudoun County, VA (April 20, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating gunfire in the Ashburn area after multiple homes were struck and damaged. 

Shortly aft...

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

LCSO and LC-CFRS Announce McGruff Safety Camps Registration Forms Now Available

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Loudoun County, VA (April 13, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System announced today that the 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camp online registration form is now available here

Due to scheduled...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Update: Sterling Area Man Located Safe

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Loudoun County, VA (April 18, 2022) –  Update:  Jose Erazo-Ramos has been located safe.

Loudoun County, VA (April 8, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s a...

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Posted on: April 4, 2022

LCSO Investigating Circumstances Surrounding Assault, Gunfire in Sterling Area

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Contact: 

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office  Media Relations and Communications Section Sheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov 

LCSO Investigating Circumstances Surrounding Assault, Gunfire in Ster...

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Posted on: April 2, 2022

LCSO Investigates Fatal Crash on Route 7 in Sterling

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Loudoun County, VA (April 2, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash that occurred overnight on Saturday on Route 7 in Sterling.   The driver ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 1, 2022

IACP Study Concludes Converting LCSO to Police Department is Projected to Cost Over $307 Million

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

IACP Study Concludes that Converting Loudoun’s Sheriff’s Office to a Police Department is Projected to Cost More than $307 Million, is Unnecessary, and Risks Public Safety

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

LCSO Investigating Bank Robbery in Lovettsville (photos included)

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Loudoun County, Virginia (March 31, 2022)-  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a bank robbery at the Truist (formerly BB&T) Bank in Lovettsville this morning. 

 Shortly before 10:20 a.m., a male subject walk...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 31, 2022

LCSO and LC-CFRS Announce Dates for 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camps

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Loudoun County, VA (March 31, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) are proud to announce the 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camps. Due to scheduled school renovations, thi...

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Posted on: March 27, 2022

LCSO Investigating Assault at South Riding Home

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Loudoun County, VA (March 27, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an assault that occurred at a residence Saturday afternoon in the South Riding area. 

A teenager reported several subjects ar...

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Posted on: March 19, 2022

LCSO Graduates Two from Professional Executive Leadership School

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Posted on: March 19, 2022

LCSO & LC-CFRS Hold Training for Response to Critical Incidents

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Loudoun County, VA (March 19, 2022): This morning the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and Loudoun County Combined Fire Rescue Services (LC-CFRS) held an emergency drill for a response to an active s...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Sterling Man Charged in Stabbing on W. Church Road

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Loudoun County, VA (March 18, 2022) – A Loudoun County man has been arrested and charged with Aggravated Malicious Wounding following a stabbing Friday afternoon in Sterling, VA.

Deputies with the Loudoun County She...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

LCSO On-Scene of Deputy-Involved Fatal Shooting

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Loudoun County, VA (March 18, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is on the scene of a deputy-involved fatal shooting involving a female subject armed with a knife. 

Shortly after 4...

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Posted on: March 17, 2022

Major Sawyer Graduates from 281st Session of FBI National Academy

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Loudoun County, VA (March 17, 2022)- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Major Christopher Sawyer has graduated from the 281st session of the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virgi...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

LCSO to Conduct Extra Patrols this Week

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Loudoun County, VA (March 16, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is urging motorists to plan a designated driver or a safe way home if they choose to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with alcohol this we...

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Posted on: March 5, 2022

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of a Sterling Store

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LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of a Sterling Store

 

Loudoun County, VA (March 5, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery of a Sterling beauty supply store that occurred this afternoon in the 21000 b...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

UPDATE- Suspect in December 30 Homicide in Custody

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Loudoun County, Virginia (March 3, 2022) – A Leesburg man wanted in connection with the December 30, 2021, homicide of 57-year-old Najat Chemlali Goode is in custody.

After fleeing the United States, Furqan ...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

LCSO Investigating Sexual Assault in Sterling Area

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Loudoun County, VA (February 18, 2022)–The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported sexual assault that occurred February 16 in the area of Enterprise Street.

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tomorrow

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Loudoun County, VA (February 18, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is reminding motorists to never drink and drive as the agency plans to conduct DUI saturation patrols tomorrow evening.   As part of ...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Sheriff Chapman Addresses Potential Relocation of Afghan Refugees by DHS to Lansdowne Area

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Contact:Loudoun County Sheriff’s OfficeMedia Relations and Communications SectionSheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov                    ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

LCSO Investigating Shots Fired at Vehicle on Davis Drive in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (February 16, 2022) –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting along Davis Drive in Sterling where a subject discharged a firearm at a vehicle. There wer...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

LCPS Teacher Assistant Charged in Assault of Student

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Loudoun County, VA (February 15, 2022) – A teacher assistant with Loudoun County Public Schools has been charged after an investigation into a report he struck a child inside a classroom last week. 

 An LCSO School Resource Offi...

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Posted on: February 12, 2022

LCSO Investigates Friday Night Fatal Crash on Russell Branch Parkway

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Loudoun County, VA (February 12, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a single-vehicle crash that took the life of a Sterling teenager. 

The driver, 19-year-old Cristopher A. Lavayen, was traveling on Russell Branch Parkway...

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

Final Update- Sterling Man in Custody After Fleeing from Authorities

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Final Update – A Sterling man is back in custody after fleeing from authorities while handcuffed Thursday night after deputies responded to a domestic-related call at the Parc Dulles apartments.  
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Posted on: February 11, 2022

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols on Super Bowl Sunday

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Loudoun County, VA (February 11, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is reminding motorists to never drink and drive as the agency plans to conduct DUI saturation patrols this coming Sunday. As part of our effor...

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Posted on: February 8, 2022

LCSO Charges Ashburn Man in December 2021 Fatal Crash

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Loudoun County, VA (February 8, 2022) – The driver involved in the December 23, 2021, fatal crash that took the life of a Las Vegas woman has been charged with Involuntary Manslaughter after an investigation determined he was traveling over twice...

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Posted on: February 3, 2022

Sterling Man Arrested Following Robbery of 7-Eleven

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Loudoun County, VA (February 4, 2022) –  A Sterling man has been arrested in connection with the February 3 robbery of a 7-Eleven on Algonkian Parkway. 

 Michael J. Hollatz, 22, was taken into custody at his home on Feb...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 30, 2022

LCSO Deputy Injured, Three Apprehended During Investigation into Regional Crime Spree

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Loudoun County, VA (January 30, 2022) – A Loudoun County Sheriff’s Deputy was injured, and three suspects were apprehended after deputies responded to the Dulles 28 Centre on Columbia Place to locate suspects possi...

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Posted on: January 29, 2022

LCSO Investigates Robbery of Delivery Person in Ashburn

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Loudoun County Sheriff’s OfficeMedia Relations and Communications SectionSheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov                    ...

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Posted on: December 31, 2021

01/21/22- UPDATE- Second Man Charged in Connection with December 30 Homicide in Ashburn

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 Loudoun County, Virginia (January 21, 2022) –A second man has been charged in connection with the December 30, 2021, homicide of 57-year-old Najat Chemlali Goode. 

Abdul Waheed, 54, of Le...

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Posted on: January 15, 2022

UPDATE: Leesburg Teenager Faces Attempted Murder Charges in Shooting

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UPDATE:

Loudoun County, VA (January 19, 2022) – A 17-year-old from Leesburg has been charged with five counts of Attempted Murder after he discharged a firearm multiple times at an occupied vehicle on Saturday.   

LCSO Deputies i...

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tonight

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Loudoun County, VA (January 14, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is reminding motorists to never drink and drive as the agency plans to conduct DUI saturation patrols this evening.

As part of our efforts to crackdown on impaired driving i...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Three Charged After Investigation into Fraud Scheme Attempting to Release Inmate from Jail

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Contact:Loudoun County Sheriff’s OfficeMedia Relations and Communications SectionSheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov                     &nbs...

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Posted on: December 24, 2021

LCSO Investigates Fatal Crash on Gum Spring Road

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash that occurred Thursday night on Gum Spring Road. 

 The driver of a 2010 Nissan GT-R was traveling north on Gum Spring Road near Ticonderoga Road when around 9:15...

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

LCSO Investigates Shooting After Shots Fired at Vehicle in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (December 22, 2021) –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in the Sterling area where a subject reportedly discharged a firearm at a vehicle.

 The incident occurred last night and wa...

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

LCSO Investigates Suicide at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center

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Loudoun County, VA (December 10, 2021) –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the suicide of an inmate at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center (ADC) Thursday. 

A preliminary investigation and video surveilla...

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Posted on: December 7, 2021

Fairfax Teenager Charged After Posting Threat on Social Media Towards a Loudoun County Middle School

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 Loudoun County, VA (December 7, 2021)- An 18-year-old from Fairfax County was arrested this evening after he posted threats on social media today towards a Loudoun County middle school.

Shane D. Lucas of Fairfax, Virginia is charged with...

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Posted on: November 30, 2021

LCSO Investigates Burglary, Auto Theft in Potomac Lakes Community

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Loudoun County, VA (November 30, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a burglary, auto theft, and larcenies from vehicles that occurred overnight in the Potomac Lakes community in ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2021

LCSO Investigates Reported Robbery on East Maple Avenue in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (November 28, 2021)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported robbery on November 27 in Sterling.  

The teenaged victim reported he left the Herndon area and was walking in the area of East Maple...

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Posted on: November 21, 2021

UPDATE: Father and Son Charged After Pursuit, Connected to Bank Robbery in Leesburg

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LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA (November 22, 2021 Update)- Two men are facing charges in connection with a pursuit that began in Frederick County, VA, and ended with a search for the suspects in Loudoun County. The suspects wer...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

LCSO Investigates Reported Robbery on Westminster Place in Sterling

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 Loudoun County, VA (November 18, 2021)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported robbery on November 17 in Sterling.  

The two victims reported they met in the area of Westminster Pla...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Update: Harmony Middle School Investigation Concludes

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Loudoun County, VA (November 16, 2021)- The investigation into reported incidents that occurred at Harmony Middle School on October 27 that involved a male student touching other students inappropriately over their clothing has concluded. 

The cas...

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Posted on: November 14, 2021

LCSO Provides Update on Homicide, Stabbing at Leesburg Area Home (November 15)

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Update (November 15, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the November 14 homicide and stabbing at a Leesburg home in the Barclay Woods community.

At this p...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Update: Multi-Jurisdictional Investigation Leads to Arrest in Regional Robbery Series

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Loudoun County, VA (November 10, 2021) – A Reston man was apprehended Tuesday night and arrested in connection with the robberies of several convenience stores in both Loudoun and Fairfax counties.

Members ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2021

MWCOG Report: Loudoun County Reports Lowest Crime Rate in Northern Virginia

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Loudoun County, VA (November 8, 2021)-The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) reported the lowest crime rate in Northern Virginia and has the second-lowest crime rate in the National Capital Region among those l...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

School Counselor Charged with Taking Indecent Liberties with a Child

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Loudoun County, VA (November 4, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has charged a Loudoun County Public School Counselor with taking indecent liberties with a child by a custodian.

Ann M. Barrett, ...

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Posted on: October 22, 2021

Loudoun Man Arrested After Fleeing Law Enforcement, Search

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Loudoun County, VA (October 22, 2021)-  A Loudoun man is facing multiple felony charges including attempted aggravated murder after he pointed a firearm at a Loudoun Sheriff’s Office deputy and later a construction worker which led to a...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

Update: Suspect is in Custody

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Update: Suspect in Custody 
The suspect was located in a wooded area between Bull Run Post Office Road and Braddock Road. He initially barricaded himself in the wood line and was armed with a knife. He ultimately surrendered and was taken into cus...
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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Potomac Falls Man Charged with Attempted Murder, Aggravated Malicious Wounding & Abduction in Domes

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Loudoun County, VA (October 20, 2021) – A Loudoun man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder, malicious wounding, and three counts of abduction following a domestic violence assault at the Village at Potomac Falls apartment complex.&...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

LCSO Announces Upcoming Quarterly Meetings

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Loudoun County, VA (October 19, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will hold public safety meetings at each of the agency’s four service area stations and residents are encouraged to attend.   

The f...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Loudoun Seeks Public’s Assistance to Identify Subject in Obscene Sexual Display Case

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Loudoun County, VA (October 18, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has released an image of a subject (photo below) who was involved in an incident last month where he was reporte...

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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Loudoun County Law Enforcement Partner with DEA for Nationwide Prescription Take-Back Day

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Loudoun County, VA (October 14, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Leesburg Police Department, and the Town of Purcellville Police Department have once again partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Teenager Charged in Sexual Battery of High School Student

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Loudoun County, VA (October 7, 2021) – A teenager from Ashburn has been charged with sexual battery and abduction of a fellow student at Broad Run High School. 

The investigation determined on the afternoon of October 6, the 15-year-old suspect fo...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

LCSO Issues Warning After Overdoses involving Counterfeit Prescription Drugs

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Loudoun County, VA (September 5, 2021) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is issuing a warning after two recent fatal overdose cases in Loudoun County involving suspected counterfeit prescription pills.  Health offici...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

LCSO Lieutenant Graduates from the School of Police Staff and Command at Northwestern University

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Loudoun County, VA (August 30, 2021) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is pleased to announce the recent graduation of Lieutenant Milton Castelle II from the School of Police Staff and Command (SPSC) at Northwestern University.&...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

26 from LCSO among those Recognized at 2021 Valor Awards Ceremony

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 Loudoun County, VA (July 26, 2021)- Twenty-six members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) were among those recognized Monday at the 2021 Annual Valor Awards ceremony held at the National Conference Center in Lansdowne, Virgi...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

LCSO Charges Manassas Park Man With Rape Of A Teenager

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Loudoun County, VA (July 9, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in the rape of an underage teenager that occurred in the Sterling area on June 12, 2021. 

 Loudoun Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a repor...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Seven from LCSO Receive Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute Certification

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Loudoun County, VA (June 10, 2021) – Seven members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office were recognized today at the Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VSI) Certification Program. 

The VSI Certification Program recognizes those Virginia sheriffs and ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

LCSO Launches New Recruiting Website

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Loudoun County, VA (June 7, 2021) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman and the agency’s Employment Section announced today the launch of a new recruiting and hiring website designed to continue bringing the best talent to the LCSO.&am...

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

LCSO, DEA, US Attorney’s Office Announce Narcotics Investigation Connected to Sinaloa Cartel

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Loudoun County, VA (May 26, 2021) – Acting U.S. Attorney, Raj Parekh, of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia. Special Agent in Charge, Jarod Forget, of the DEA Washington Division, and Sheriff, Mike Chapman, of the Loudoun Coun...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Survey of Residents Continues to Give LCSO, Overall Safety, High Marks

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Loudoun County, VA (May 5, 2021)- A recent survey of Loudoun County residents continues to show high satisfaction among the services provided by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO).

Loudoun County continues to have the lowest crim...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

LCSO Crisis Intervention Training Reaches 50th Session

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 Loudoun County, VA (April 16, 2021)- The 50th session of Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) graduated on Friday reaching another milestone in the regionally and nationally recognized program. CIT helps prepare law enforcement officers, ...

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Posted on: January 16, 2021

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tonight

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

 

Contact:

 

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office

Media Relations and Communications Section

703-771-5089

Sheriffs_PIO@loudoun.gov

 

  

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

LCSO Sees Lowest Vacancy Rate in Decades; Hired 55 Pre-Certified Officers in Past Two Years

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Loudoun County, VA (November 16, 2020)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) achieved the agency’s lowest vacancy rate in decades with most new hires coming from neighboring agencies.  

An i...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

LCSO Graduates Three from Professional Executive Leadership School

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Loudoun County, VA (November 12, 2020)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated three members of the agency’s leadership staff from the 46th and 47th sessions of the Virginia Police Chiefs ...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Former Loudoun County Man Charged in 2011 Cold Case

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Loudoun County, VA (November 10, 2020) – A former Loudoun County man has been charged in the disappearance of Bethany Anne Decker who went missing in 2011.

Ronald D. Roldan, Bethany’s then live-in boyfriend, was charged with abduction t...

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

LCSO Expands Body Worn Camera Program

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Loudoun County, VA (October 27, 2020) – In our continuous effort to improve Service, Technology, Efficiency and Professionalism, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) recently expanded our agency&...

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Posted on: July 11, 2020

Loudoun BOS Seeks to Take Over and Politicize Local Law Enforcement

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Loudoun County, VA (July 11, 2020) – The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors announced they will vote July 21, 2020 on a hastily put together proposal to create a countywide police department and replace t...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Loudoun Adult Detention Center Receives 100% Compliance for Department of Corrections Standards

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Loudoun County, VA (June 12, 2020)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Adult Detention Center (ADC) received 100% compliance after a four-day audit of the Virginia Board of Corrections’ Compliance Standards for local correctional faci...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Thank You Loudoun County!

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Loudoun County, VA (December 2, 2019) – Thanks to the extraordinary support of county residents and businesses, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has raised over $55,000 for cancer prevention and research over the past three y...

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Posted on: November 28, 2019

Ashburn Man Taken Into Custody After Several Hour Standoff

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

After Years of Effort, Sheriff Chapman Lauds Amended Traffic Ordinances to Fix Gap in State Law

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Loudoun County, VA (November 27, 2019) – A nearly six-year effort by Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman to remedy a serious gap in the Virginia motor code has been finally resolved at the local level with the pass...

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

LCSO Investigating Fatality on Algonkian Parkway

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Loudoun County, VA (November 21, 2019) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation after a driver reported he was traveling westbound on Algonkian Parkway near Westmoreland Drive when ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Maryland Man Sentenced in Series of 7-11 Robberies

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Loudoun County, VA (November 13, 2019) – A Maryland man was sentenced to 18 years and 8 months in the Virginia Department of Corrections in connection with a series of armed robberies targeting 7-Eleven convenience...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 8, 2019

LCSO Graduates Patrol Supervisor, Corrections Supervisor, and First-Ever Civilian Employee from PELs

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Sheriff Chapman Addresses Proposal to Change Loudoun County’s Form of Government

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Loudoun County, VA (November 7, 2019)- Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman responded yesterday to a proposal by Chair Randall to change Loudoun County’s form of government and implement a police department in the county. 

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Posted on: November 5, 2019

LCSO’s Youth Service Section First in Northern Virginia to Host Sources of Strength Training

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

  

LCSO’s Youth Service Section First in Northern Virginia to Host Sources of Strength Training

 Loudoun County, VA (November 5, 2019) – This week School Resourc...

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

MWCOG Report: Loudoun Crime Rate Remains Lowest in Northern Virginia

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Serious Crime Rate Dropped 32% in Loudoun between 2012 and 2018 

Loudoun County, VA (November 4, 2019)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reported the lowest crime rate in Northern Virg...

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

LCSO First in Commonwealth to Hold Advanced Crisis Intervention Training

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Loudoun County, VA (October 28, 2019) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) held the first-ever three-day Advanced Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) in the Commonwealth of Virginia last week. 

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

LCSO Offers Driving Safety Tips During National Teen Driver Safety Week

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Loudoun County, VA (October 24, 2019): This week marks National Teen Driver Safety Week and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is reminding young drivers to never drive distracted. 
In the United States, car crashes are the lea...
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Posted on: October 21, 2019

LCSO Releases Composite Sketch in October 13 Robbery in Sterling

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect in an assault and robbery that occurred last week in Sterling. 

The victim reported he was walking in the 200 block of Fletcher Road around 10 p.m. on October 13 when...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

LCSO Investigates Indecent Exposure in Brambleton

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October 11, 2019

 LCSO Investigates Indecent Exposure in Brambleton 

Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported indecent exposure in the Brambleton ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2019

LCSO Reaches Another Milestone in Crisis Intervention Training

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reached another milestone this week graduating its 40th session of Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) on Friday. CIT helps prepare law enforcement officers, on patrol and in the Adult Deten...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Teenager Charged in Indecent Exposure Series on W&OD Trail

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September 27, 2019

 Loudoun County, VA- An Ashburn teenager faces charges in connection with a series of indecent exposure cases along the Washington and Old Dominion (W&OD) Trail.

The juvenile was identi...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Five Suspects Arrested After Gang-Related Assault in Sterling

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Safe2Talk App Offers Loudoun Students a New Way to Report Safety Concerns

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Loudoun County, VA- As the safety of our children is a top priority, this year the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) in coordination with Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) introduced the Safe2Talk app to allow anonymous reporting of issu...

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

New Technology, Programs Enhance Opportunities at Loudoun Adult Detention Center

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to enhance opportunities for inmates at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center (ADC) to help continue to reduce recidivism which has decreased 10...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

LCSO Deputy, Traffic Safety Efforts Recognized at Annual Virginia Sheriffs’ Conference

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office was honored to be recognized for two of the highest awards at the 86th Annual Virginia Sheriffs’ Association Conference on Thursday.

Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman accepted th...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Widespread Threats Towards Loudoun Schools on Social Media Determined to Be Non-Credible

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has concluded our investigation into rumored threats on social media towards Loudoun Schools. The information posted on social media was determined to be non-credible and there was no threat to any L...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Sheriff Addresses Suicide Prevention in Law Enforcement

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Loudoun County, VA – As law enforcement agencies and other first responders confront a nationwide rise in suicides, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is working to further assist deputies with the emotional and mental stress they face on...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

LCSO Releases Composite Sketches of Suspects in W&OD Trail Robbery

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August 29, 2019

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released composite sketches of two suspects in the August 24 armed robbery of a bicyclist on the Washington and Old Dominion Tra...

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Posted on: August 25, 2019

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of Bicycle Rider

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LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of Bicycle Rider

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery of a bicycle rider on the Washington an...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Fairfax Juvenile Detention Officer Charged with Sex Offenses Against a Minor

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Loudoun County, VA – A juvenile detention officer in Fairfax County has been arrested on four felony sex offenses after an investigation conducted by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office. 

Clifton Townsend, Jr., 60, of Leesburg, was taken into cust...

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Posted on: August 11, 2019

LCSO Arrests Ohio Man after Attempted Robbery in Sterling

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LCSO Arrests Ohio Man after Attempted Robbery in Sterling

Loudoun County, VA – An Ohio man is in custody after being involved in an attempted robbery where a bystander discharged several rou...

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Five Deputies Graduate from Virginia D.A.R.E. Officer Training School

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Loudoun County, VA – Five members of the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Youth Services Section successfully graduated from the Virginia Drug Abuse and Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Associations D.A.R.E. Officer ...

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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Two Women Charged With Distribution of a Controlled Substance into Loudoun Adult Detention Center

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Loudoun County, VA – Two women have been charged with distribution of a controlled substance into the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center at the beginning of July 2019.

Stephanie A. Balcazar, 28, of Sterling and Bryanna A. Hunter, 26, of Washington, DC, ...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Springfield Man Charged with Attempted Murder after Shooting at Occupied Sterling Home

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July 25, 2019

Loudoun County, VA – A Springfield man has been charged with attempted murder after a shooting incident this morning in Sterling.

Mike Truong, 22, was charged with attempted murder, two counts of shooti...

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Posted on: July 10, 2019

LCSO Investigating Burglary of Home in Ashburn

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July 10, 2019

 Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is working to identify a suspect in a July 6 burglary of an Ashburn home and detectives are seeking potential home security surveillance v...

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Posted on: July 5, 2019

Ashburn Man Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter in Fatal Crash

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July 5, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- An Ashburn man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter after a single-vehicle crash Thursday night that took the life of a passenger in his vehicle. 

Cameron T. Prince, 30, of A...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Hamilton Volunteer Rescue Squad Member Charged After Inappropriate Relationship with a Juvenile

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July 3, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- A volunteer with the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) was charged today after an investigation determined he engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a juvenile he...

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Posted on: July 2, 2019

LCSO Deputy Named 2019 Virginia Deputy Sheriff of the Year

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July 2, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is honored to announce that Deputy First Class Colin Whittington has been named the 2019 Virginia Deputy Sheriff of the Year. 

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

LCSO Recruits Take Top Academic Spots, Awards & Hold Leadership Roles During 140 Session of NVCJTA

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Loudoun County, VA - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office welcomed their largest recruit class in the history of the agency today during the 140th session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy (NVCJTA). The new deput...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

LCSO Holds 12th Community Resource Fair, Sees Continued Decrease in Recidivism

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office held their 12th community resource fair today for Loudoun inmates housed at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.

The event was hosted by the Loudoun Re-Entry Advisory Council and the Loudoun Co...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Three Charged with Cocaine Distribution in Loudoun County

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Loudoun County, VA – Two men and one woman are in custody after a nearly four-month-long investigation by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office into the sale of narcotics and a firearm in Loudoun County.

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery at Royal Farms in Chantilly

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery of a convenience store located on Lizzio Center Drive early Tuesday morning.

Around 4 a.m. June 11, the unknown suspect entered the Royal Farms in Chantilly, brandish...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Suspect in Sexual Assault Apprehended in New York

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Suspect in Sexual Assault Apprehended in New York

Loudoun County, VA – A Manassas man was arrested in New York Thursday night for the May 10, 2019, sexual assault of an adult female at a residence in the area of Maison Carree Square in Loudoun Cou...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

LCSO Investigating Crash Involving a Bicyclist and a Vehicle

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking possible witnesses to a crash involving a vehicle and a bicyclist.

LCSO Deputies responded to the area of Sycolin Road between Shreve Mill Road and the Leesburg Park and Ride for a crash b...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Sugarland Elementary School Teacher Charged with Simple Assault

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Loudoun County, VA – A teacher with Loudoun County Public Schools was arrested today after an investigation determined he had inappropriate contact with a student at Sugarland Elementary School. 

Robert A. Skiffington, 64, of Centreville, is a sec...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Loudoun Adult Detention Center Again Receives 100% Compliance

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 Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Adult Detention Center received 100% compliance after an unannounced inspection of the Virginia Board of Corrections’ Life, Health and Safety standards.

The facility and its employees achie...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

LCSO Releases Composite Sketch in Peeping Incident at Claude Moore Recreation Center

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect who entered a women’s locker room in the Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center and was seen looking into a shower stall occupied by a juvenile fema...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

LCSO Warns Residents of Telephone Scam Impersonating Local Law Enforcement

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has received several reports this week of residents receiving phone calls where the caller is impersonating a law enforcement official and asking for money to pay a fine or clear an arrest ...

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Posted on: May 2, 2019

UPDATE: Second Suspect in April 7-Eleven Robbery Arrested

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Loudoun County, VA- A second suspect in the robbery last month of a Sterling 7-Eleven was arrested on May 10.

Abdul R. Abid, 25, of Herndon was taken into custody Friday evening as part of the ongoing investigation. Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheri...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Suspect Apprehended in Regal Center Carjacking

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Loudoun County, VA- The suspect in a Wednesday afternoon carjacking in Sterling was quickly apprehended by deputies with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) in the area of Loudoun County Parkway and Route 50.

The incident began in the park...

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

Maryland Man Drowns in Work-Related Accident at Goose Creek Reservoir

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Loudoun County, VA- A Maryland man lost his life this morning after he was swept away by moving water while removing debris from the dam at the Goose Creek Reservoir in Ashburn.

The victim, whose name has not been released at this time, was working for a c...

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

May Marks Mental Health Awareness Month, LCSO Continues to Expand CIT Program

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Loudoun County, VA- May is Mental Health Awareness Month and as mental health professionals work to provide support and educate the public, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to work to increase the number of deputies trained in crisi...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Three from LCSO Recognized at VSI Certification Program

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Loudoun County, VA- Three members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office were recognized today at the Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute (VSI) Certification Program. 

The VSI Certification Program recognizes those Virginia sheriffs a...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

LCSO Seeks Identities of Two Suspects in Series of Larcenies from Vehicles

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to identify two suspects believed to be involved in a series of larcenies from vehicles in the Belmont communities of Ashburn.

Detectives toda...

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

-UPDATE- Lovettsville Man Arrested in Unlawful Filming Investigation

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Loudoun County, VA – A Lovettsville man has been charged in connection with an unlawful filming investigation at a medical building in Lansdowne last month.

Jessie O. Scobie, 31, was identified through the course of the investigation conducted by the Loudo...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

LCSO Investigating Gunfire at Townhome in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating gunshots that were fired at Sterling townhouse early Friday morning. 

Deputies responded to the 45500 block of Grand Central Square around 1:50 a.m. on April 19, wh...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Detectives Release Composite Sketch in N. Duke Drive Sexual Assault Investigation

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a reported sexual assault at a Sterling home and detectives today released a composite sketch of the suspect in the case.

The victim reported on April 9 that an unkn...

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Posted on: April 14, 2019

LCSO Investigating Reported Sexual Assault at Rio Cantina Nightclub

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported sexual assault that occurred inside a Sterling nightclub and lounge early Sunday morning.

The adult female victim reported that around 1:30 a.m. Sunday an unknown male grab...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

18 from LCSO among those Recognized at 2019 Valor Awards Ceremony

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Loudoun County, VA- Eighteen members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) were among those recognized Friday at the 2019 Annual Valor Awards ceremony held at the National Conference Center in Lansdowne, Virginia. This year’s a...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Detectives Release Composite Sketch in Brambleton Indecent Exposure

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect involved in an indecent exposure case in the Brambleton area on Monday. 

The teenaged victim was in the north parking garage of the Brambleton Pla...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

LCSO Investigating Reported Sexual Assault at N. Duke Drive Home

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported sexual assault at a Sterling home in the 120 block of N. Duke Drive.

LCSO Deputies were called to the home shortly before midnight on April 9 where an adult femal...

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Posted on: April 7, 2019

LCSO Investigating Gunfire at Apartment Complex in Ashburn

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April 7, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating gunshots that were fired at an Ashburn apartment building Saturday night. 

Deputies responded to the 21800 block of Blos...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

As Loudoun Recognizes Telecommunicators, Universal Call Taker Program Moves Forward

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April 3, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- Last night the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution in recognition of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week which will be celebrated later this month acknowledging the great...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Two DC Men Face Felony Charges After Breaking into AT&T Store

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March 29, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have arrested two Washington, DC men in connection with an auto theft and commercial burglary in Ashburn.

 On March 21, 2019, at a...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Captain DeLitta Graduates from 275th Session of National FBI Academy

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March 15, 2019    

Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Captain TJ DeLitta has graduated from the 275th session of the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, V...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Two Men Face Felony Charges After Attempting to Retrieve Package of Marijuana

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Loudoun County, VA- Two Annandale men are in custody and seven pounds of marijuana were recovered after a joint investigation between the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Postal Inspection Service (USPIS).

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

LCSO D.A.R.E. Program Receives Legacy Award

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) was honored to be recognized today for a program that has been a fixture in Loudoun’s schools for over three decades. 

Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman accepted the Legacy Award for the ag...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

LCSO Graduates Two from Professional Executive Leadership School

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated two members of the agency’s leadership staff from the 44th session of the Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS).&a...

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Loudoun Sheriff Elected Vice President of Homeland Security for MCSA

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Loudoun County, VA – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman was named Vice President of Homeland Security for the Major County Sheriffs of America (MCSA), a professional law enforcement association comprised of almost 100 sheriff agencies in the na...

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Posted on: February 9, 2019

9th Annual Awards Ceremony Recognizes Day-to-Day Efforts of LCSO Personnel

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office held their 2018 Awards and Recognition Ceremony Friday, February 8, 2019, to recognize the day-to-day efforts of members of the agency for their service and dedication to the community.

This year’s aw...

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Posted on: January 21, 2019

Reston Man Charged with Attempted Capital Murder of a LCSO Deputy

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Loudoun County, VA – A Virginia man has been charged with attempted capital murder in relation to the shooting incident which occurred on January 17, 2019, in Paeonian Springs.

On January 17th, deputies from the Loudoun County Sheriff&am...

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

After Recent Incidents, Sheriff Chapman Discusses Firearms Safety in Loudoun

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October 22, 2018

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Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Posted on: May 21, 2017

LCSO Reminds Residents to Lock Vehicles, Remove Valuables after Rash of Thefts in Dulles South Area

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  May 21, 2017 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov     Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625&n...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

LCSO Presented with Reaccreditation, Called ‘Model Agency’ in State

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March 8, 2017

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Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

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Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Posted on: August 12, 2022

Loudoun Seeks Public Input to Update Transit Equity Policy

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Loudoun County is hosting an online comment period to gain input from the public on a proposed refinement to an existing Loudoun County Transit civil rights policy, currently provided under the 2020-2023 Title VI Program for Local Transit and Commuter Bus...

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Gourley Transit Drive Temporary Closure Set to Begin August 8

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Loudoun County will close Gourley Transit Drive between Crosstrail Boulevard and the Leesburg Park and Ride lot to traffic from Monday, August 8 through Friday, September 30, 2022, weather permitting. There will be concrete barriers and road closure signa...

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves U.S. Route 15 North Comprehensive Plan Amendment

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At its business meeting on July 5, 2022, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved the Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPAM) related to safety and operational improvements to U.S. Route 15 north of Leesburg.

With this approval, the Loudoun County 2019...

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Posted on: July 5, 2022

Loudoun County to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Crosstrail Boulevard July 26

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Loudoun County will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of a segment of Crosstrail Boulevard, from Kincaid Boulevard to Russell Branch Parkway, on Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. The event will take place on the new segment of...

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Russell Branch Parkway Corridor Study July 11

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Loudoun County is hosting an online public meeting to gain input from the public on the outcomes of the Russell Branch Parkway: Ashbrook Marketplace Plaza to Ashbrook Place Corridor Study. The meeting is scheduled for Monday, July 11, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. M...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Silver Line Metrorail Coming Soon to Loudoun County; Control Transferred to Metro

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Passenger service on Metrorail’s Silver Line extension into Loudoun County is one step closer to reality. The Washington Metropolitan Area Transportation Authority (WMATA) announced in a news release today, June 23, 2022, that it is taking control of the ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Board Approves Recommendations from the Route 9 Safety and Operational Study

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During its June 21, 2022, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved short-term, mid-term and long-term recommendations—except those projects adjacent to the Town of Hillsboro—to improve safety and operations along Route 9 between the West ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Utility Work Continues as Part of the Courts Complex Expansion

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Loudoun County is scheduled to continue utility work as part of the Courts Complex Expansion project in Leesburg, which will lead to evening and overnight traffic detours for about two weeks, beginning June 26, 2022. Weather permitting, the work activity ...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Route 15 North Comprehensive Plan Amendment to be Considered at June 21 Board of Supervisors Meeting

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At its business meeting on June 21, 2022, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider a Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPAM) related to safety and operational improvements to Route 15 north of Leesburg.

If the Board votes to approve thi...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Board Amends Parking Meter Ordinance; Sets Rates for Parking Near Ashburn Metro Station

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved amendments to the county’s parking meter ordinance, establishing parking rates for metered and residential parking in the Moorefield Station neighborhoods and mixed-use areas adjacent to the A...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Loudoun County Encourages Commuters to Ride Transit Buses as Gas Prices Soar

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As gas prices rise and more commuters return to their workplaces, Loudoun County residents are reminded that Loudoun County Transit is a cost-effective alternative to driving alone to work. Loudoun County Transit offers routes throughout the county and th...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Loudoun County Silver Line Metrorail Phase 2 Reaches Milestone

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The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA), which managed construction of the Silver Line, announced Thursday that Metrorail construction from Wiehle Avenue to Ashburn in eastern Loudoun County has reached substantial completion. Substantial co...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Loudoun to Hold Two Virtual Public Meetings on Renaming Route 7 & Route 50 Sept. 29

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Loudoun County is hosting two online meetings to gain input from the public on the renaming of Harry Byrd Highway (Route 7) and John Mosby Highway (Route 50). The public information meetings will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. and ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Second-Half Personal Property Tax Deadline is October 5, 2022

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the second-half personal property tax is Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Payments received or postmarked after October 5, 2022, will incur a 10% penalty and...

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Apply to be a VCE Loudoun Master Gardener Volunteer

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Are you interested in becoming a VCE Loudoun Master Gardener? VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners are accepting applications for the 2023 cohort of volunteer educators.

Working with Loudoun County communities, the VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners’ mission i...

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

VCE Loudoun 4-H Receives Grant for Shooting Education Program

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VCE Loudoun 4-H has received a grant from the NRA Foundation for the 4-H Shooting Education Program. The grant has provided more than $4,300 worth of equipment for the program, which stresses gun safety, form, accuracy, self-discipline and proper sporting...

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

VCE Loudoun Presents: Blue Ridge Intro to Whole Farm Planning

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The Blue Ridge Intro to Whole Farm Planning course introduces beginning and exploring farmers to the whole farm planning process. Over six weeks, extension agents and guest presenters address key concepts and examples that provide the framework and inspir...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners Present: The Right Tree for the Right Place

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Choosing a tree is a long-term investment in a landscape, and one of the most ecologically significant choices one can make either in the home garden or in an ecological restoration project. Matt Bright will discuss native tree species that are robust and...

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

VCE Loudoun Opens Registration for Reduced-Cost Water Testing

Water Testing

Are you interested in testing your well, cistern, or spring to find out what’s in your water? VCE Loudoun, in partnership with the Virginia Household Water Quality Program, provides an affordable way to test your water quality through their Fall & Spr...

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Posted on: September 2, 2022

VCE Loudoun Master Gardener Information Meeting – September 22

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Are you interested in becoming a VCE Loudoun Master Gardener?

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners are hosting their annual Information Meeting in September in anticipation of opening their application portal. VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners are trained volunteer edu...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

Carex - The Plant Your Garden is Missing!

Carex

The elusive Carex. Everyone talks about their "wonders," but there are SO MANY! Where to begin? Wendy Brister from Cavano's Perennials, Inc. will talk about some of the native Carex species available in the trade, their cultural needs a...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Spotted Lanternfly Found in Loudoun; Residents Encouraged to Help Slow Its Spread

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Loudoun County officials say the invasive species of insect known as the spotted lanternfly has been found in Loudoun County, signaling a new stage in efforts to slow the spread of the pest that can damage agricultural crops and more than 100 other plants...

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Posted on: July 13, 2022

Cooking on a Budget - Mondays at 7:00 p.m.

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Get creative with your meals! Learn tips and tricks to help you plan, cook, and prepare nutritious meals with VCE Loudoun's Master Food Volunteers and Loudoun Hunger Relief.  

This four-part cooking series will have everyone whipping up q...

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Posted on: July 12, 2022

Pesticide Safety Tips - Wednesday, July 27, at 6:30 p.m.

Pesticide Tips

When should you use pesticides, and how can you use them safely? 

Find out with Beth Sastre of the Virginia Cooperative Extension. Beth will discuss the safe use of pesticides, including when to use them and how to decide when they are necessary. ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners Celebrate 30 Years of Demonstration Garden, Receive Proclamation

Demo Garden 30th

On Wednesday, June 15, 2022, the Virginia Cooperative Extension Loudoun (VCE Loudoun) Master Gardeners celebrated the 30th anniversary of their Demonstration Garden at Ida Lee Park. Since 1992, VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners have educated the public about g...

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Posted on: December 29, 2020

Why VCE Loudoun?

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Virginia Cooperative Extension - Loudoun (VCE Loudoun) has many programs that provide information and resources to help improve lives. VCE Loudoun helps to:

  • Improve food system resilience with food safety programs
  • Teach life skills and reduce youth depressi...
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