News & Announcements

Posted on: July 25, 2019

Loudoun County Seizes 18 Animals from Lovettsville Home

Photo of Loudoun Chief of Animal Control with dogs

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: February 16, 2024

Loudoun Clerk of Circuit Court Offers Black History Program March 2

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The Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court is hosting a Black History Month Program that will highlight many of the county's records containing information about enslaved individuals in Loudoun County. “Records of Loudoun’s Enslaved Community, 1757-1865,” wil...

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Clerk of the Circuit Court
Posted on: January 17, 2024

Constitutional Officer Week in Loudoun County

Link to information about Loudoun County's Constitutional Officers

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors issued a resolution on January 16, 2024, proclaiming the week of January 15, 2024 as Constitutional Officer Week in Loudoun County.  To learn more about the vital and valuable duties of your constitutional ...

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News & Announcements

Posted on: February 22, 2024

Renewal Forms for Loudoun County’s Tax Relief Program for the Elderly and Disabled Mailed

Link to information about Loudoun County Tax Relief Programs

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that participants in the county’s tax relief program for residents who are 65 years of age or older and/or permanently and totally disabled should soon begin receiving their renewal forms. ...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: February 21, 2024

2024 Real Estate Assessments Available Online

Link to the Loudoun County Parcel Database

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2024 are now available online at loudoun.gov/parceldatabase. Printed assessment notices were recently mailed and property owners sho...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: February 9, 2024 | Last Modified on: June 5, 2018

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue to Hold Tax Relief Seminars

Link to information about Loudoun County's tax relief programs

Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has scheduled free information sessions to familiarize residents who are age 65 years or older, or are totally and permanently disabled, with the county’s generous real estate and ve...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: January 30, 2024

Deadline for Loudoun County Business Tax Filings is March 1

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. recently issued notices of business tax filing requirements to business owners for tax year 2024. The notice provides the necessary account number to enable taxpayers to report by March 1, 202...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: January 8, 2024

Commissioner of the Revenue Mails Notices to Vehicle Owners

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Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has recently mailed notification of 2024 personal property filing requirements to all owners of automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, campers, trailers, boats, motorhomes, aircraft, and mobile homes curr...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: October 27, 2023

Loudoun Expands Farm Implement, Equipment Property Tax Exemptions

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During its October 11, 2023, public hearing, the Board of Supervisors amended the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County related to tax exemptions for farm equipment.  

Chapter 860.06 – Exemptions for Farm Animals, Certain Grains, Agricultural Prod...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: October 24, 2023

Changes Made to Transient Occupancy Tax Collection in Loudoun

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During its October 11, 2023, public hearing, the Board of Supervisors amended the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County related to the collection of transient occupancy taxes by accommodations intermediaries such as Airbnb and VRBO. 

The amendment...

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Commissioner of Revenue

News & Announcements

Posted on: January 25, 2024 | Last Modified on: June 5, 2018

Anibal Lopez Lopez Sentenced to 28 Years

Anibal Lopez Lopez has been sentenced to 28 years in the penitentiary with six years suspended, for a total of 22 years of active incarceration. He will also be subject to five years of supervised probation and will be required to register as a sex offend...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: January 4, 2024

Commonwealth's Attorneys Take Oath of Office

All the attorneys in the Loudoun County Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney took their oaths of office on January 2, 2024. New staff members include Nicole Wittmann, chief deputy; Elizabeth Lancaster, deputy; Jason Faw, deputy; John B...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: October 12, 2023

Franklin Carcamo Giron Sentenced For 2001 Rape Of A Child

Loudoun County Circuit Court Judge Douglas L. Fleming sentenced Franklin Carcamo Giron to serve fifty years in prison for raping a twelve-year-old child in 2001. Carcamo Giron was granted a bond and fled the United States after being indicted on December ...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: September 29, 2023

Jury Convicts Alan Colie of Discharging a Firearm Within an Occupied Building

On September 25, 2023, a jury trial began in the Commonwealth v. Alan Colie. After four days of testimony and jury deliberations, a Loudoun County jury returned its verdicts in the Commonwealth v. Alan Colie trial. The jury announced the following verdict...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: September 6, 2023

Matthew Bush Sentenced for the Arson of His 2021 Honda Civic

Loudoun County Circuit Court Judge Matthew P. Snow sentenced Matthew Bush to five years in a Virginia correctional facility with all five years suspended. The suspended sentence is conditioned upon the satisfactory completion of five years of probation, t...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: September 6, 2023

Jamin Davis Reckless Driving Case Set for a Jury Trial on March 4, 2024

On August 31, 2023, the Commonwealth v. Jamin Davis case was set for a jury trial on March 4, 2024, in the Loudoun County Circuit Court.

On March 28, 2022, Jamin Davis was charged with the offense of reckless driving by speed. The Loudoun County Sheriff’s ...

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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 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

Loudoun Team

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 

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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

Forde Sentenced for First Degree Murder??Thirty-Eight Years ...Read on...

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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

Ore, Luis Fernando.jpg 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 ORE SENTENCED FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT AT LOUDOUN RESTAURANT JUD...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
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

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

 

               LEESBURG, Virgi...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 3, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced to Prison

Cruz Gonzalez, Josue.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 3, 2016 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242    MS-13 GANG MEMBER SENTENCED TO PRISON CR...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 1, 2016

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:<_o3a_p>November 1, 2016

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

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(703) 777-0242

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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
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

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Commonwealth's Attorney
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

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 27, 2016

Career Drug Dealer Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
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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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 26, 2016

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

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Loudoun County, Virginia
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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 25, 2016

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

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 20, 2016

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

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
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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Commonwealth's Attorney
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

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Commonwealth's Attorney
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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
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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Commonwealth's Attorney
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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
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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Commonwealth's Attorney
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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
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...

Commonwealth's Attorney
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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Commonwealth's Attorney
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: February 22, 2024

Renewal Forms for Loudoun County’s Tax Relief Program for the Elderly and Disabled Mailed

Link to information about Loudoun County Tax Relief Programs

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that participants in the county’s tax relief program for residents who are 65 years of age or older and/or permanently and totally disabled should soon begin receiving their renewal forms. ...

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County News
Posted on: February 22, 2024

Expanded Early Voting Opportunities begin February 24 for March 5 Primary Election

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters that they will have expanded opportunities for in-person early voting for the March 5, 2024, presidential primary election beginning Saturday, February 24. The last day to vote early in person is Saturday, M...

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County News
Posted on: February 21, 2024

Loudoun County begins Foster Youth to Independence Initiative

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Loudoun County is scheduled to launch the Foster Youth to Independence Initiative Friday, March 1, 2024, with the opening of a targeted waitlist for the county’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program strictly serving eligible young adults who are homeless ...

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County News
Posted on: February 21, 2024

2024 Real Estate Assessments Available Online

Link to the Loudoun County Parcel Database

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2024 are now available online at loudoun.gov/parceldatabase. Printed assessment notices were recently mailed and property owners sho...

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County News
Posted on: February 20, 2024

Loudoun County Seeks Comments on Child Care Needs from Families and Providers

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Loudoun County families with young children and child care providers are encouraged to participate in a survey and/or focus groups intended to help better inform the county’s efforts to support the child care needs of the community. The survey and focus g...

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County News
Posted on: February 16, 2024

Loudoun Clerk of Circuit Court Offers Black History Program March 2

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The Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court is hosting a Black History Month Program that will highlight many of the county's records containing information about enslaved individuals in Loudoun County. “Records of Loudoun’s Enslaved Community, 1757-1865,” wil...

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County News
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Loudoun, Leesburg Reach Annexation Agreement for Compass Creek

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During its February 6, 2024, meeting the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors reviewed the terms of a mediated agreement and approved the terms of the agreement, which would allow the Town of Leesburg to annex more than 400 acres of land known as Compass C...

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County News
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Loudoun Offers Information Sessions on Home Improvement Program Grants

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Loudoun County is offering information sessions in February and March on home improvement program grants available to Loudoun County residents. All sessions are free, but seating is limited and registration is required. 

Home Improvement Program G...

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County News
Posted on: February 14, 2024

Loudoun County Administrator Presents Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2025

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County Administrator Tim Hemstreet has presented a proposed budget for the Loudoun County government to the Board of Supervisors for Fiscal Year 2025 (FY 2025), which begins July 1, 2024. The proposed budget totals $5.2 billion in appropriations for the c...

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County News
Posted on: February 13, 2024

Loudoun County Corrects Incorrect Report About Legislative Program

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Loudoun County Government is issuing a correction to a factually incorrect report by WJLA-TV and Channel 7 reporter Nick Minock published February 12, 2024, to ensure the taxpayers of Loudoun have correct information regarding the county’s regul...

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County News
Posted on: February 9, 2024 | Last Modified on: February 26, 2019

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue to Hold Tax Relief Seminars

Link to information about Loudoun County's tax relief programs

Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has scheduled free information sessions to familiarize residents who are age 65 years or older, or are totally and permanently disabled, with the county’s generous real estate and ve...

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County News
Posted on: February 8, 2024

Surplus Auction Features Bargains on Cross-Country Skis, Holiday Decorations and More

Link to information about the Loudoun County surplus auction

The current Loudoun County surplus auction includes bargains on a wide variety of items, including cross-country skis, holiday decorations, tree watering bags, Dodge Chargers and other vehicles, children’s items, Panasonic Toughbooks, typical of...

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County News
Posted on: February 7, 2024

Loudoun County Employee Energy Challenge Recognized as Innovative Initiative

Announcement of award for Loudoun from Association of Energy Engineers

Loudoun County’s Employee Energy Challenge has been recognized by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) as the 2023 Innovative Energy Project of the Year in the mid-Atlantic and Southeast region of the United States. 

Every month, Loudoun Coun...

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County News
Posted on: February 6, 2024

Opportunities to Serve: Loudoun Seeks Applicants for Board of Zoning Appeals, Other Boards

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Loudoun County offers residents opportunities to get involved in local government by serving on a variety of boards, committees and commissions. 

Board of Zoning Appeals

Loudoun County is seeking applicants to serve on the Board of Zoning Appeals (...

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County News
Posted on: February 5, 2024

Christopher Quintyne is New Assistant Loudoun County Administrator

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Christopher Quintyne has been appointed as an Assistant Loudoun County Administrator effective February 15, 2024, Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Quintyne, who was selected for the position after a nationwide search, comes to L...

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County News
Posted on: February 5, 2024

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Trainings in February

Link to information about mental health and substance abuse training programs

Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention trainings. All trainings are free, but seats are limited and registration is required, with the exception of Rapid REVIVE! The schedule of upcoming classes for February 2...

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County News
Posted on: February 2, 2024

Public Input Meeting on Accessibility of County Services for People with Disabilities Feb. 15

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Loudoun County will hold a public meeting to gather community members’ input on the accessibility of county services for people with disabilities, including county-sponsored programs, activities and facilities. The public input meeting will be held Thursd...

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County News
Posted on: January 30, 2024

Deadline for Loudoun County Business Tax Filings is March 1

Link to information about business tax filing requirements

Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. recently issued notices of business tax filing requirements to business owners for tax year 2024. The notice provides the necessary account number to enable taxpayers to report by March 1, 202...

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County News
Posted on: January 30, 2024

Loudoun to Hold Public Input Meeting Feb. 15 on Route 50 Safety and Operational Study

Link to information about the Route 50 Safety and Operational Study

Loudoun County is hosting a meeting to gain input from the public on the Route 50 corridor February 15, 2024, in Aldie. The county is conducting a Route 50 Safety and Operational Study of approximately 14 miles of Route 50 from Northstar Boulevard to the ...

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County News
Posted on: January 29, 2024

Supplemental Real Estate and Personal Property Tax Deadline is February 5, 2024

Link to information about taxes in Loudoun County

Loudoun County Treasurer Henry C. Eickelberg reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of supplemental real estate and personal property taxes is Monday, February 5, 2024. 

Payments received or postmarked after February 5 will incur a 10% pe...

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County News
Posted on: January 25, 2024

County to Collect Fees for EV Charging Sessions at Metrorail Parking Garages

Information about fees for electrical vehicle charging stations

Loudoun County will soon begin collecting fees for the use of electrical vehicle (EV) charging stations at the two county-owned and operated Metrorail parking garages: the Ashburn South and Loudoun Gateway garages. The service has been free since the gara...

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County News
Posted on: January 18, 2024

Loudoun County to Distribute American Rescue Plan Act Grants

Information about American Rescue Plan Act funding in Loudoun County

During its January 16, 2024, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors authorized the distribution of more than $1.6 million in grants from the county’s share of the federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding, which financially supports local ...

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County News
Posted on: January 18, 2024

Early Voting in Loudoun for March 2024 Presidential Primary begins January 19

Link to information about voting in Loudoun County

Loudoun County election officials remind voters that early voting for the March 5, 2024, presidential primary election begins Friday, January 19, 2024. Both the Democratic and Republican parties are participating in the primary election. All registered vo...

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County News
Posted on: January 17, 2024

County, Soil & Water Conservation District Partner in Water Quality Grant Opportunities

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The Loudoun County government and the Loudoun Soil and Water Conservation District (LSWCD) are partnering in a program to provide funding to homeowners interested in implementing water quality improvement projects on their property or in their neighborhoo...

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County News
Posted on: January 12, 2024

Loudoun to Participate in Annual Point-in-Time Count of Homeless Population

Link to information about the Point in Time Count

Loudoun County is among the jurisdictions in the National Capital Region that will conduct the annual Point-in-Time Count of people in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness. The count is scheduled to be conducted the night of...

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County News
Posted on: January 12, 2024

Public Input Meeting on Route 7 West Safety and Operational Study Rescheduled to Jan. 25

Link to information about a Route 7 study

The Loudoun County public input meeting on the Route 7 West Safety and Operational Study has been rescheduled from January 23 to Thursday, January 25, 2024, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., at the Robey Meeting Room, Purcellville Library, 220 E Main St. in Purc...

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County News
Posted on: January 10, 2024

Loudoun County to Host Job Fair January 24, 2024

Link to information about a Loudoun County Job Fair

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host a Loudoun Job Fair on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, 12:00 - 3:00 p.m., at the Claude Moore Recreation & Community Center, 46105 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling.    

The Loudoun Job Fair wil...

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County News
Posted on: January 9, 2024

Loudoun County Offers Community Water and Wastewater Project Assistance

Link to information about the Loudoun County Water-Wastewater Assistance Program

The Loudoun County Water and Wastewater Program is now accepting applications for county assistance with community water and wastewater projects.

The Water and Wastewater Program is designed to support Loudoun County communities experiencing issues with de...

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County News
Posted on: January 8, 2024

Commissioner of the Revenue Mails Notices to Vehicle Owners

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Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has recently mailed notification of 2024 personal property filing requirements to all owners of automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, campers, trailers, boats, motorhomes, aircraft, and mobile homes curr...

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County News
Posted on: January 8, 2024

‘Pardon Our Dust’ Meeting for Route 50 and Trailhead Drive Roundabout Set for January 18

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend a “pardon our dust” meeting for the Route 50 and Trailhead Drive Roundabout on Thursday, January 18, 2024, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., at Arcola Elementary School, 41740 Tall Cedars Parkway, Aldie. At this meet...

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County News
Posted on: January 5, 2024

Loudoun Accepting Applications for ARPA Durable Medical Equipment Services Grant Program

Link to information about grant funding opportunities

Loudoun County is now accepting applications from nonprofit organizations for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Durable Medical Equipment Services Grant Program. Applications are due by 4:00 p.m., Friday, February 9, 2024. 

The program is design...

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County News
Posted on: December 28, 2023

Detour to begin in January 2024 to Widen a Segment of Arcola Mills Drive

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Update: 01/10/2024: The work is scheduled to begin Thursday, January 11, 2024. 

Original News Release

Beginning on or about Thursday, January 4, 2024, the segment of Arcola Mills Drive (Route 621) between Arcola Boulevard and Yardley Ridge Drive in...

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

County Encourages Public Participation in Jan. 9 Hearing on Proposed Greenway Toll Increases

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Loudoun County officials encourage residents and businesses who wish to offer comment on the Dulles Greenway’s proposed rate hike to attend the State Corporation Commission (SCC) public hearing, Tuesday, January 9, 2024, 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. at Freedom High ...

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County News
Posted on: January 3, 2024

Board of Supervisors Sets 2024 Meeting Schedule; Elects Briskman Vice Chair

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2024 and has elected Algonkian District Supervisor Juli E. Briskman as vice chair. In the absence of Chair Phyllis J. Randall, Briskman will perform the duties of the chair. ...

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Posted on: December 29, 2023

Board Term Ends with a Long, Varied List of Accomplishments

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors who were elected in 2019 closed out their four-year term with the Board’s final meeting December 19, 2023, and a long list of accomplishments. From taking on constituent concerns and changing countywide z...

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Posted on: December 29, 2023

Ceremonial Installation of Board of Supervisors, School Board Set for January 6

Information about a join installation ceremony for the Board of Supervisors and School Board

The public is invited to attend the joint ceremonial swearing-in of members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and School Board, Saturday, January 6, 2024, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m., at the Holiday Inn, 45425 Holiday Drive in Sterling. The majority of th...

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County News
Posted on: December 22, 2023

Loudoun Offers Christmas Tree Recycling at Several Locations

Link to information about Christmas tree recycling in Loudoun County

Loudoun County is offering five locations for residents to recycle their Christmas trees through January 21, 2024. Only natural cut trees and wreaths will be accepted: no artificial trees or artificial wreaths. The trees will be converted into mulch, whic...

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County News
Posted on: December 28, 2023

Popular Annual Financial Report for FY 2023 is Online

Link to information about Loudoun County financial reports

Loudoun County’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 Popular Annual Financial Report is online. 

The report is specifically designed to be readily accessible and easily understandable to members of the general public who do not have a background in public finan...

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County News
Posted on: December 20, 2023

Nominations Now Open for Loudoun County Heritage Register Program

Link to information about the Loudoun County Heritage Register

Loudoun County is currently seeking nominations for its recently launched Heritage Register Program. 

The program, developed by the Loudoun County Heritage Commission and administered by the Department of Planning and Zoning, will recognize herita...

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County News
Posted on: December 19, 2023

Loudoun County Publishes FY 2024 Program Review

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Anyone interested in gaining a better understanding of Loudoun County government programs and services is encouraged to read Loudoun County’s Fiscal Year 2024 (FY 2024) Program Review, which is online at loudoun.gov/ProgramReview.

The FY 2024 Program Revie...

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Posted on: December 20, 2023

Loudoun County Government to Observe December 26, 2023, as a Holiday

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Loudoun County government administrative offices will be closed Tuesday, December 26, 2023. The Board of Supervisors approved an addition to the county’s holiday schedule at its December 19, 2023, business meeting (PDF)

In observance of the Chri...

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County News
Posted on: December 18, 2023

Loudoun Improves Local Bus Service to Silver Line Stations Beginning Jan. 2

Link to information about Loudoun County Transit service changes

Loudoun County is adjusting bus schedules and relocating one bus stop to improve service for riders going to Silver Line Metrorail stations. All routes are evaluated for timeliness and efficiency on a quarterly basis throughout the year to better serve al...

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County News
Posted on: December 14, 2023

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Adopts New Zoning Ordinance

Link to text of adopted Loudoun County Zoning Ordinance

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has adopted a new zoning ordinance, completing a nearly four-year process that included extensive public engagement with a broad range of stakeholders. The new Loudoun County Zoning Ordinance, adopted by the Board f...

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County News
Posted on: December 13, 2023

Board Allocates $172 Million in Unspent Funds to Range of Initiatives

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On December 5, 2023, the Board of Supervisors authorized the use of unassigned General Fund balance from the Loudoun County Adopted Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 Budget. The $172,168,860 fund balance includes revenue collected during the fiscal year that was not ...

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County News
Posted on: December 13, 2023

Loudoun County Monitoring High-Voltage Transmission Line Proposals

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The Loudoun Board of Supervisors and county staff are closely monitoring the process conducted by the Regional Transmission Organization (RTO) PJM Interconnection, which has included consideration of proposals to improve a portion of the nation’...

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County News
Posted on: December 12, 2023

Opportunities to Serve: Loudoun Seeks Applicants for Board of Zoning Appeals, Other Boards

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Loudoun County offers residents opportunities to get involved in local government by serving on a variety of boards, committees and commissions. 

Board of Zoning Appeals

Loudoun County is seeking applicants to serve on the Board of Zoning Appeals (...

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County News
Posted on: December 6, 2023

Board of Supervisors Adopts Updates to Travel Policy

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During its December 5, 2023, meeting, the Loudoun Board of Supervisors approved a travel policy for Board members and their aides (PDF). The updates to the policy were informed by discussion among members of the Board and a review of the policies of other...

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County News
Posted on: December 6, 2023

Board Pays Tribute to Outgoing Loudoun Treasurer H. Roger Zurn

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After 28 years as the treasurer of Loudoun County and more than 30 years in public service, H. Roger Zurn Jr. will step down on December 31, 2023, leaving the office to his successor, Henry Eickelberg.

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Posted on: December 6, 2023

Public Hearing on Housing and Community Development Needs Scheduled Dec. 13

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Loudoun County will hold a public hearing to gather residents’ input on housing, homelessness, community development and public service needs in the community. The public hearing will be held Wednesday, December 13, 2023, from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m., at the Dep...

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Posted on: December 1, 2023

Summary of Final Draft Zoning Ordinance Changes Now Available

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Following nearly four years of work by a broad range of stakeholders, Loudoun County’s Final Draft Zoning Ordinance is now published for review and a public hearing on the ordinance is scheduled for December 13.

In advance of the public hearing, members of...

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Posted on: November 29, 2023

Loudoun Election Officials Complete Post-Election Audit

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Loudoun County has successfully completed a post-election audit, which confirmed that the county’s electronic voting system accurately reported the correct outcome of the November 7, 2023, general election. 

The Virginia State Board of Elections a...

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Environmental Commission Seeks Nominations for Environmental Excellence Awards

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The Loudoun County Environmental Commission is calling for nominations for the second annual Environmental Excellence Awards, honoring individuals, businesses, nonprofit organizations and educators for their leadership on environmental issues.

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

State Corporation Commission Seeks Public Comment on Greenway Rate Hike Request

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Loudoun County residents and businesses who wish to offer comment on the Dulles Greenway’s proposed rate hike may do so during a State Corporation Commission (SCC) public hearing, Tuesday, January 9, 2024, 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. at Freedom High School, 25450 R...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Loudoun County Seeks Comments about Accessibility for ADA Self-Evaluation and Transition Plan

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Loudoun County is asking for feedback from members of the public about the accessibility of county services for people with disabilities, including county-sponsored programs, activities, facilities and website. The survey is part of an update to the count...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter Opens November 15

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The Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter will open Wednesday, November 15, 2023, for single adults aged 18 and older in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis resulting in homelessness. This temporary shelter, which provides a warm i...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Silver Line Metrorail, Bus Services in Operation in Loudoun for One Year

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Metrorail’s Silver Line extension and the beginning of Silver Line transit bus service have now been in operation in Loudoun for one year. Loudoun Transit and Commuter Services will recognize the anniversary by hosting pop-up events on Wednesday, November...

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

Food Waste Composting Drop-Off Center Opens at Loudoun County Landfill

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Loudoun County has begun a one-year pilot program for accepting food waste at its new Food Waste Composting Drop-Off Center located at the Loudoun County landfill. The program is intended for residents who are interested in composting their household food...

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

County to Present Findings of Assessment of Engineering and Surveyors Institute Services

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Loudoun County is preparing to present the findings of an independent assessment of the services provided by the Engineers and Surveyors Institute (ESI) to the Department of Building and Development to support the land development and review process in Lo...

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

Loudoun County Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application Process is Now Open

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Loudoun County’s annual grant application process for community nonprofit organizations is now open with the Fiscal Year 2025 (FY 2025) Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application available at loudoun.gov/nonprofitgrants.

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Posted on: November 2, 2023

Loudoun Farmers Eligible for Federal Emergency Drought Aid

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Loudoun County farmers are eligible to apply for assistance from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) due to drought conditions during this year’s growing season. 

The USDA has declared Loudoun and six other Virgin...

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Posted on: October 31, 2023

Board of Supervisors Completes Review of Draft Zoning Ordinance; Public Hearing Scheduled Dec. 13

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During a final work session on the Zoning Ordinance Rewrite project October 30, 2023, the Board of Supervisors completed its review of the Draft Zoning Ordinance that was sent to them by the Planning Commission in July. The Board held eight work sessions ...

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Posted on: October 31, 2023

County Adjusts Courthouse Shuttle Operations With Opening of New General District Courthouse

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The new Loudoun County General District Courthouse is now open to the public as of Tuesday, October 31, 2023, which was announced last week. Also effective October 31 are updates to the operation of the courtesy shuttle that runs between the courthouse bu...

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Posted on: October 27, 2023

Loudoun Expands Farm Implement, Equipment Property Tax Exemptions

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During its October 11, 2023, public hearing, the Board of Supervisors amended the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County related to tax exemptions for farm equipment.  

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Posted on: October 27, 2023

Final Loudoun Zoning Ordinance Rewrite Work Session is October 30

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is currently scheduled to hold its final work session on the Zoning Ordinance Rewrite (ZOR) project Monday, October 30, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. This is the final in a series of eight work sessions the Board has held in a...

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Posted on: October 26, 2023

New Loudoun County General District Courthouse Opens on October 31

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Loudoun County’s new General District Courthouse will open to the public on Tuesday, October 31, 2023. The new courthouse is located at 2 Church Street NE in Leesburg, adjacent to the existing courthouse, which remains open. The Loudoun County Courthouse ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2023

Betsy Smith Selected as Loudoun’s New Director of Building and Development

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Betsy Smith is the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Building and Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Smith, whose appointment is effective October 26, 2023, was selected after a nationwide recruitment. She has ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2023

‘Maintenance’ Defined in Loudoun’s Onsite Sewage Treatment System Ordinance

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During its October 11, 2023, public hearing, the Board of Supervisors amended the Loudoun County Codified Ordinances related to the “maintenance” of onsite sewage treatment systems.

An amendment to Chapter 1066.01 (Onsite Sewage Treatment Systems) adds a d...

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

Changes Made to Transient Occupancy Tax Collection in Loudoun

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During its October 11, 2023, public hearing, the Board of Supervisors amended the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County related to the collection of transient occupancy taxes by accommodations intermediaries such as Airbnb and VRBO. 

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Posted on: October 23, 2023

Loudoun County Hosts Electronics Recycling Event October 28 in Leesburg

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Loudoun County will host an electronics recycling event Saturday, October 28, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Leesburg Park and Ride, 41951 Gourley Transit Drive in Leesburg. 

There is a limit of five items per vehicle. Fees will be charg...

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Posted on: October 18, 2023

Public Comment Period on Sugarland Road and Church Road Roundabout Now Open

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Loudoun County is hosting an online public comment period October 18 through November 1, 2023, to gain input from the public on the Sugarland Road and Church Road / Frederick Drive Roundabout. This project provides for construction of a mini roundabout at...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Loudoun to Hold In-Person Public Meeting for Dulles South Community Park October 26

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Loudoun County invites members of the community to attend a public information meeting about the Dulles South Community Park project Thursday, October 26, 2023, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m., at Gum Spring Library, Meeting Room A, 24600 Millstream Drive in Stone Ridge...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Loudoun County Schedules New General District Courthouse Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for October 25

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Loudoun County will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the new General District Courthouse at the Loudoun County Courts Complex on Wednesday, October 25, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. The event will take place at 2 Church Street NE, in Lee...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Health Department Encourages Residents to Take Action to Prevent Respiratory Illnesses

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Loudoun County health officials encourage residents to stay current on the latest recommendations for preventing respiratory illnesses, including COVID-19, seasonal flu and RSV (respiratory syncytial virus). As colder weather arrives and Loudoun residents...

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Posted on: October 16, 2023

George Govan is Loudoun County’s New Director of Finance & Procurement

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George Govan has been selected as the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Finance and Procurement, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Govan was selected after a nationwide recruitment. His appointment is effective October 26,...

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Posted on: October 12, 2023

Deadline to Register to Vote a Non-Provisional Ballot in November Election is October 16

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Loudoun County election officials remind residents that if they are not registered to vote or need to update their registration, they have until Monday, October 16, 2023, to do so in order to vote a non-provisional ballot in the November 7 general electio...

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Posted on: October 12, 2023

County Provides Update on Special Exception Process for Mickie Gordon Memorial Park

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Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services has withdrawn a request for a Special Exception to the county’s zoning ordinance for Mickie Gordon Memorial Park. 

The Special Exception request was filed through the county&rsq...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

Community Work Group Authorized to Engage FAA Regarding Dulles Airport Noise

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With the goal of engaging the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regarding noise experienced by communities west of Dulles International Airport, the Board of Supervisors, during its October 3, 2023, meeting, authorized plans to assemble a work group r...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

Applications for Loudoun’s ARPA Child Care Fee Reduction Grant Program Now Available

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Loudoun County is now accepting applications from nonprofit organizations for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Child Care Fee Reduction Grant Program. 

The program is designed to help create a child care supplementary reimbursement program to s...

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Posted on: October 4, 2023

Loudoun Employers Recognized for Inclusion in the Workplace

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has recognized three local employers for their commitment to accessibility and proclaimed October as Disability Employment Awareness Month in Loudoun County (PDF)

At the October 3, 2023, meeting, winners o...

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Posted on: September 29, 2023

Loudoun County Landfill Now Offers Free Compost

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The Loudoun County Solid Waste Management Facility is now offering free compost that will enhance soil and promote healthy plant growth for local gardeners. This is in addition to the free mulch at the landfill that the county has offered to residents for...

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Posted on: September 29, 2023

Loudoun Joint Architectural Review Board Recognizes Architectural Excellence

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The Loudoun County Joint Architectural Review Board (JARB) announces the winners of its annual awards program that recognizes individuals, organizations and companies whose projects in locally designated historic districts have made a positive and lasting...

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

New Road Signs Installed on Newly Renamed Route 7 and Route 50

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Motorists traveling on Route 7 and Route 50 in Loudoun County are seeing new road signs indicating the new names of the highways.

The renaming of Harry Byrd Highway (Route 7) to Leesburg Pike and the renaming of John Mosby Highway (Route 50) to Little Rive...

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Posted on: September 25, 2023

Board of Supervisors Continues Zoning Ordinance Rewrite Work Sessions

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will continue to consider potential revisions to the county’s Zoning Ordinance during its ongoing work sessions for the Zoning Ordinance Rewrite (ZOR) project. The next work sessions are scheduled for Tuesday, Septe...

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Posted on: September 25, 2023

Loudoun County to Participate in Greenway Toll Increase Case

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Loudoun County will actively participate in the Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC) proceedings concerning the toll increase request by the owners of the Dulles Greenway. The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously September 19, 2023, to direct the...

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Posted on: September 20, 2023

Loudoun Earns Achievement Award for Popular Annual Financial Report

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Loudoun County has again received the Outstanding Achievement Award in Popular Annual Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). The award is for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Popular Annual Fi...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Prospective Jurors Needed for 2024 Jury Trials in Loudoun

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The Clerk of the Circuit Court’s Jury Management team is sending out 50,000 jury questionnaire postcards to Loudoun County residents in the month of September for the purpose of determining who is qualified for jury duty in Loudoun County in 2024. These m...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Members Sought for Loudoun County Continuum of Care

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The Loudoun County Continuum of Care (CoC) is seeking applicants for membership. The CoC is a community coalition of public, nonprofit, and faith-based organizations that provide a variety of shelter and support services to persons who are homeless or at ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2023

Next Session of Online Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins October 10

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The next session of the program sponsored by Loudoun County to help fathers build skills to become even stronger dads begins Tuesday, October 10, 2023. All fathers are welcome to attend the free, 12-week, virtual program. 

Area fathers are encoura...

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Posted on: September 15, 2023

New Ordinance Requires Removal of Lizzio Center Drive Structure

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors adopted an ordinance during its September 13, 2023, public hearing that requires the owner of an unfinished building located at 25450 Lizzio Center Drive to remove the structure. If the owner does not remove the str...

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Posted on: September 14, 2023

Early Voting for November Election Begins September 22; Deadline to Register to Vote is October 16

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters of important dates and deadlines for the upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 7, 2023. 

  • Friday, September 22: First day of early voting at the Office of Elections and Voter Registration, 75...
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Posted on: September 6, 2023

Applications for Loudoun’s ARPA Community Support Services Nonprofit Grant Program Now Available

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Loudoun County is now accepting applications from nonprofit organizations for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Community Support Services Grant Program. 

The program is designed to assist nonprofits in supplying funds for durable medical equipm...

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Posted on: August 31, 2023

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 2023 Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institu...

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Posted on: August 30, 2023

Loudoun County Receives Recognition for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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Loudoun County has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers. Association (GFOA). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental acco...

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Posted on: August 29, 2023

September is National Preparedness Month: “Take Control in 1,2,3”

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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 “Take Control in 1,...

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Posted on: August 25, 2023

CountrySide Area Stream Restoration Project to begin in October

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Loudoun County plans to begin a stream restoration project in the CountrySide area this fall that is intended to increase animal habitat, improve local water quality and reduce pollutants and sediments into the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The stream, which ...

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Posted on: August 25, 2023

Board of Supervisors Schedules Zoning Ordinance Rewrite Work Sessions

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will consider potential revisions to the county’s Zoning Ordinance during a series of work sessions in September and October. The work sessions are the next step in the multiyear Zoning Ordinance Rewrite (ZOR) proje...

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Posted on: August 8, 2023

Public Comment on Greenway Toll Increase Request Now Open; SCC Hearing Set

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The Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC) has opened its public comment opportunity and scheduled hearings on an application (Case # PUR-2023-00089) from the owners of the Dulles Greenway requesting to increase the maximum tolls for most drivers to ...

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Posted on: August 3, 2023

Virginia Association of Counties Recognizes Loudoun for Model Programs

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Three Loudoun County programs have been recognized for excellence and innovation by the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo). The county’s efforts to prevent food insecurity, help Loudoun entrepreneurs and increase equitable access to sidewalks and tra...

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Posted on: July 14, 2023

Loudoun County to Oppose Greenway Toll Increase Proposal

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Loudoun County continues to oppose toll rate increases that have once again been proposed by the operators of the Dulles Greenway. Toll Road Investors Partnership II (TRIP II) has filed an application this week (Case # PUR-2023-00089) with the State Corpo...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Expanded Early Voting Opportunities begin February 24 for March 5 Primary Election

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters that they will have expanded opportunities for in-person early voting for the March 5, 2024, presidential primary election beginning Saturday, February 24. The last day to vote early in person is Saturday, M...

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Elections
Posted on: January 18, 2024

Early Voting in Loudoun for March 2024 Presidential Primary begins January 19

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters that early voting for the March 5, 2024, presidential primary election begins Friday, January 19, 2024. Both the Democratic and Republican parties are participating in the primary election. All registered vo...

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Elections
Posted on: November 29, 2023

Loudoun Election Officials Complete Post-Election Audit

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Loudoun County has successfully completed a post-election audit, which confirmed that the county’s electronic voting system accurately reported the correct outcome of the November 7, 2023, general election. 

The Virginia State Board of Elections a...

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Elections
Posted on: October 12, 2023

Deadline to Register to Vote a Non-Provisional Ballot in November Election is October 16

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Loudoun County election officials remind residents that if they are not registered to vote or need to update their registration, they have until Monday, October 16, 2023, to do so in order to vote a non-provisional ballot in the November 7 general electio...

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Elections
Posted on: September 14, 2023

Early Voting for November Election Begins September 22; Deadline to Register to Vote is October 16

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters of important dates and deadlines for the upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 7, 2023. 

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Elections
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. 

Location: Generally, signs may be displayed on private property with permission of the property owne...

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Surplus Auction Features Bargains on Cross-Country Skis, Holiday Decorations and More

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The current Loudoun County surplus auction includes bargains on a wide variety of items, including cross-country skis, holiday decorations, tree watering bags, Dodge Chargers and other vehicles, children’s items, Panasonic Toughbooks, typical of...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: February 7, 2024

Loudoun County Employee Energy Challenge Recognized as Innovative Initiative

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Loudoun County’s Employee Energy Challenge has been recognized by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) as the 2023 Innovative Energy Project of the Year in the mid-Atlantic and Southeast region of the United States. 

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: January 25, 2024

County to Collect Fees for EV Charging Sessions at Metrorail Parking Garages

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Loudoun County will soon begin collecting fees for the use of electrical vehicle (EV) charging stations at the two county-owned and operated Metrorail parking garages: the Ashburn South and Loudoun Gateway garages. The service has been free since the gara...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: January 17, 2024

County, Soil & Water Conservation District Partner in Water Quality Grant Opportunities

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The Loudoun County government and the Loudoun Soil and Water Conservation District (LSWCD) are partnering in a program to provide funding to homeowners interested in implementing water quality improvement projects on their property or in their neighborhoo...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: January 9, 2024

Loudoun County Offers Community Water and Wastewater Project Assistance

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The Loudoun County Water and Wastewater Program is now accepting applications for county assistance with community water and wastewater projects.

The Water and Wastewater Program is designed to support Loudoun County communities experiencing issues with de...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: December 27, 2023

Loudoun County Adds New Environment & Energy Resource to GeoHub

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Loudoun County has expanded the Loudoun GeoHub to include a resource dedicated to Environment & Energy, providing the community with easy access to location-based data related to information about natural resources and energy in Loudoun County.

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: December 22, 2023

Loudoun Offers Christmas Tree Recycling at Several Locations

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Loudoun County is offering five locations for residents to recycle their Christmas trees through January 21, 2024. Only natural cut trees and wreaths will be accepted: no artificial trees or artificial wreaths. The trees will be converted into mulch, whic...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: November 28, 2023

Environmental Commission Seeks Nominations for Environmental Excellence Awards

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The Loudoun County Environmental Commission is calling for nominations for the second annual Environmental Excellence Awards, honoring individuals, businesses, nonprofit organizations and educators for their leadership on environmental issues.

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Home Weatherization Programs and Tips

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As the seasons shift, it's time to prepare your home for changing weather. Heating and cooling are major energy consumers, so now is a great time to weatherize your home to save time, money and be more sustainable. Weatherizing reduces the energy...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: November 8, 2023

Food Waste Composting Drop-Off Center Opens at Loudoun County Landfill

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Loudoun County has begun a one-year pilot program for accepting food waste at its new Food Waste Composting Drop-Off Center located at the Loudoun County landfill. The program is intended for residents who are interested in composting their household food...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: October 23, 2023

Loudoun County Hosts Electronics Recycling Event October 28 in Leesburg

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Loudoun County will host an electronics recycling event Saturday, October 28, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Leesburg Park and Ride, 41951 Gourley Transit Drive in Leesburg. 

There is a limit of five items per vehicle. Fees will be charg...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: September 29, 2023

Loudoun County Landfill Now Offers Free Compost

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The Loudoun County Solid Waste Management Facility is now offering free compost that will enhance soil and promote healthy plant growth for local gardeners. This is in addition to the free mulch at the landfill that the county has offered to residents for...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: September 8, 2023

Board Endorses FY 2024 Environmental Commission Work Plan and Committee Members

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During its September 5, 2023, meeting, the Loudoun Board of Supervisors endorsed the Fiscal Year (FY) 2024 Environment and Energy Work Plan and accepted the Environmental Commission’s Annual Report. The work plan represents a more focused county effort on...

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Environment & Energy
Posted on: August 25, 2023

CountrySide Area Stream Restoration Project to begin in October

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Loudoun County plans to begin a stream restoration project in the CountrySide area this fall that is intended to increase animal habitat, improve local water quality and reduce pollutants and sediments into the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The stream, which ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Investigation Update - Silver Ridge Explosion

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s Fire Marshal’s Office has concluded its on-site investigation activities at 347 Silver Ridge Drive in Sterling. Preliminary findings during this ongoing origin and cause investigation have determine...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 23, 2024

Celebration of Life for Firefighter Trevor Brown

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The Celebration of Life for fallen Firefighter Trevor Brown will be held at Cornerstone Chapel in Leesburg on Monday, March 4, 2024, at 11:00 a.m. 

We anticipate a large public safety presence leading up to and throughout the event. Parking will b...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 21, 2024

Tuesday’s Structure Fire in Middleburg Determined to be Accidental

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At approximately 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2024, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center received a 911 call reporting the back of a building was on fire in the Unit block of West Washington Street in the Little River District. Loudoun...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 20, 2024

Procession and Funeral Information for Fallen Firefighter Trevor Brown

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) and the Sterling Volunteer Fire Company are announcing processional and funeral information for fallen Firefighter Trevor Brown. Firefighter Brown’s remains will be returning to Loudoun County this morning, February 2...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 19, 2024

Ways to Support Loudoun County First Responders and Families

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Many residents and businesses have inquired about assisting our first responders and families. To coordinate those efforts, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue has set up several pathways:   

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 17, 2024

UPDATED: Home Explosion in Sterling Leaves 1 Firefighter Deceased, FMO Investigating

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UPDATE (February 17, 2024 at 10:30 a.m.): The fallen firefighter from last night’s home explosion in Sterling has been identified as Firefighter Trevor Brown, 45, of the Sterling Volunteer Fire Company. He has been affiliated with the L...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 8, 2024

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

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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: January 24, 2024

Loudoun County First Responders Graduate Fire and Rescue Training

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) is honored to announce the graduation of 87 first responders who successfully completed various levels of fire and emergency medical services (EMS) training. 

On Thursday, January 18, 20...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 23, 2024

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Earns Award for Dispatch Excellence

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Emergency Communications Center (ECC) has been recognized by the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch® (IAEDTM) as an Accredited Center for Excellence (ACE) for emergency medical, and emergency fire disp...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 12, 2024

Accidental Ashburn House Fire Caused by Unattended Heating Appliance

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At approximately 12:05 p.m. on Thursday, January 11, 2024, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call reporting a structure fire in the 44000 block of Gala Circle in the Broad Run District of Ashburn. Loudoun County Fire and ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 11, 2024

Sterling Structure Fire Caused by Unattended Candle

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) reminds community members about the importance of candle safety after a structure fire displaces one Sterling resident. 

At approximately 10:58 a.m. on Wednesday, January 10, 2024, Loudo...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 8, 2024

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office Determines Cause in Lovettsville House Fire

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At approximately 4:32 a.m. on Saturday, January 6, 2024, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call for a reported structure fire in the 13000 block of Orrison Road in Lovettsville. 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 3, 2024

Twenty-eight Firefighter/EMTs Graduate from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 44th Recruit Academy

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On Friday, December 29, 2023, we had the honor of celebrating twenty-eight Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) who graduated from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 44th recruit class in an official ceremony at Heritage High School in Leesburg.&...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 28, 2023

Loudoun Fire Deputy Chief Appointed to the Virginia Fire Chiefs Association Board of Directors

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) is honored to announce the appointment of Deputy Chief Todd E. Lupton to the position of Division 7 Vice President of the Virginia Fire Chiefs Association (VFCA). 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 26, 2023

Improperly Discarded Fireplace Ashes Determined Cause of Ashburn House Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) determined Monday’s house fire on Janneys Corner Court in Ashburn was caused by improperly discarded fireplace ashes. 

At approximately 3:54 p.m. on Monday, De...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 22, 2023

Loudoun County Firefighters and EMS Thank Community for Their Generosity this Holiday Season

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On behalf of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System and the Loudoun Career Firefighters Association, we would like to extend our sincere appreciation to the community for their generosity during this holiday season. Throughout the months of No...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 1, 2023

Closed Door Limits Damage to Sterling Home After Accidental Fire

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Just before 2:00 p.m. Thursday, November 30, 2023, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a 911 call from a resident reporting a fire at their home in the 200 block of East Juniper Avenue in Sterling. Fire and Rescue units from ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 17, 2023

Officials Break Ground on New Aldie Fire Station

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On Thursday, November 16, 2023, officials from the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, Loudoun County Government, the Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capitol Infrastructure (DTCI) and the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors bro...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 13, 2023

Sterling House Fire Caused by Candles

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Two Sterling residents were injured after an early morning house fire that fire marshals determined was caused by unattended candles. 

Just before 2:00 a.m. on Monday, November 13, 2023, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center started r...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 2, 2023

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

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Sunday, November 5, 2023, 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 (LC-CFRS) reminds citizens to use this opportunity to ch...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 25, 2023

Man Sentenced in 2017 Round Hill House Fire

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Darrell A. Seagraves (29 years of age) pled guilty and was sentenced on Thursday, October 19, 2023, by a Loudoun County Circuit Court Grand Jury for his role in a house fire that took place in November of 2017. Judge Sincavage imposed a sentence of five y...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 24, 2023

Firefighter Injured in Little River District House Fire

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At approximately 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a 9-1-1 call reporting smoke in the area of Kinsale Place in the Little River District. The first units to arrive on scene confirmed...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 20, 2023

Round Hill Family Displaced After Early Morning House Fire

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshals are investigating an early morning house fire in Round Hill that displaced a family of seven.Just before 4:30 a.m. this morning, units from the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) were disp...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 20, 2023

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

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, Loudoun Career Firefighters Association Local 3756 and Mobile Hope Loudoun have once again joined efforts with One Warm Coat to collect much needed winter apparel for Loudoun County residents in need.&am...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 12, 2023

Explosives Detection Canine Aurora Retires, Canine Luna Joins Fire Marshal’s Office

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System’s (LC-CFRS) Explosives Detection Canine (EDC) Aurora has officially retired after serving Loudoun County for over eight years, from April 2015 until October 11, 2023, alongside her handler Deput...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 11, 2023

Sterling Park Safety Center Opens for Operations

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is pleased to announce that the newly constructed Sterling Park Public Safety Center will officially open for operations at 6:00 p.m. on October 11, 2023.

The Sterling Park Safety Center is located at 104 ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 29, 2023

October 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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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 26, 2023

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, 2023, through midnight February 14, 2024, open burning is permitted for the burning of leaves and trees, brush, yard, and gard...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 19, 2023

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Responds to Tractor Trailer Fire in Sterling

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At approximately 6:51 p.m. on Monday, September 18, 2023, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) units were dispatched to the area of Southbound Sully Road and Sterling Boulevard for a vehicle accident with rollover. Units arrived on scene to find a tracto...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 28, 2023

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 2023 “...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 23, 2023

Early 911 Notification and Quick Fire Department Response Alerts Sleeping Residents to Fire

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Residents of the Broadlands Station neighborhood are safe and able to stay in their homes thanks to an observant neighbor’s quick call to 911 and a prompt emergency response. 

At 3:30 a.m. this morning, the Loudoun County Emergency Commu...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 22, 2023

Round Hill House Fire Injures Two Firefighters

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            At 6:49 p.m., on Monday, August 21, 2023, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting a house fire with people possibly trapped in the 1...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 14, 2023

Loudoun ECC Manager Nominated to Governor's E 9-1-1 Services Board

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) is proud to announce that Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin has appointed Patty Turner, LCFR’s Emergency Communications Center (ECC) Manager, to the Virginia E 9-1-1 Services Board.

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 27, 2023

Residents and Pets Escape Aldie House Fire

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At 2:46 a.m., on Thursday, July 27, 2023, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center received a 911 call from a resident in the 25,000 block of Fishermans Pond Court in Aldie reporting their home was on fire.

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) u...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 24, 2023

Loudoun First Responders Graduate Fire and Rescue Training

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) is honored to announce the graduation of 72 first responders who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. 

On Thursday, July 20, 2023, the graduates were joined...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 14, 2023

Accidental Fire Destroys Sterling Home

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) has determined that yesterday’s fire in Sterling was accidental, caused by a malfunctioning air purifier/dehumidifier.

 Just after 4:00 p.m., on Thursday, July...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 11, 2023

Loudoun Fire Marshal’s Office Determines Cause in Aldie House Fire

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 The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) investigation determined Friday evening’s fire on Cameron Walk Place in Aldie was caused by a lightning strike. 

Shortly after 9:30 p.m. on Friday, July 7, 2023, fire an...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 26, 2023

Fire Marshal's Office Investigates Leesburg Airport Fire

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Fire Marshals from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) continue their investigation into yesterday’s fire at the Leesburg Executive Airport.  

At 2:10 a.m. Sunday, June 25, 2023, fire and rescue units from Leesburg, Ashburn, Lansdowne,...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 21, 2023

Loudoun Fire Officials Offer Critical Fireworks Safety Tips and 2023 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 20, 2023

LCFR Fire Marshal’s Office Highlights Two 'Sprinkler Saves' in Loudoun

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Last week, two fires in Loudoun County residences were contained by automatic fire sprinklers, limiting damage and injuries, and keeping people in their homes. 

On the afternoon of Tuesday, June 13, 2023, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) unit...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 8, 2023

Fire Causes Over $522K in Damages to Chantilly Home

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Fire Marshals estimate an early morning fire did over half a million dollars in damage to a residence in the 25,000 block of Leonard Drive in Chantilly on Wednesday, June 7, 2023.Just before 5:30 a.m., the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center re...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Eleven Graduate Fire and Rescue Officer Development School

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) is proud to announce the graduation of 11 fire and rescue personnel from the 8th annual LCFR Officer Development School. These senior firefighters and technicians attended the comprehensive, two-week program at the Ol...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 17, 2023

Fire Marshals Provide Safety Information After Electrical Fire in Brambleton

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Fire Marshals from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) are resharing important electrical safety warnings from industry experts after a single-family home caught fire early Wednesday morning. 

At 4:41 a.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, fire and re...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 4, 2023

LCFR Graduates 43rd Recruit Academy

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 Last week we had the honor of celebrating twenty-one Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technicians who graduated from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 43rd recruit class in an official ceremony at Cornerstone Chapel in Leesburg. 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 28, 2023

Open Burning Ban Takes Effect May 1, 2023

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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 24, 2023

LCFR Fire Marshal’s Office Makes Additional Arrest in Connection to Clubhouse Drive Fires

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On Wednesday, April 19, 2023, an additional arrest was made in connection with a January 23, 2023, arson fire that occurred at 59 Clubhouse Drive, SW, Leesburg. Three individuals were previously arrested on March 16, 2023, for alleged involvement related ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 21, 2023

Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Determined Cause of Leesburg House Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) determined that Thursday’s house fire on Browns Creek Place in Leesburg was caused by improperly discarded smoking materials. 

At 11:10 AM on Thursday, April 2...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 20, 2023

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 16-22, 2023, 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 (LC...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 18, 2023

Cause Determined in Ashburn House Fire that Injured One Firefighter

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) determined that Monday’s house fire on Globe Mills Court in Ashburn was accidental, caused by improperly discarded smoking materials.

 At 4:13 AM on Monday, Ap...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 10, 2023

Loudoun Celebrates Public Safety Communications Staff

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 As proclaimed by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, the week of April 9 – 15, 2023 is designated as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. Throughout the week, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, the Loudo...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 30, 2023

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 1, 2023, 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 22, 2023

Smoke Alarm Plays Critical Role in Sterling Fire

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 A Sterling man is safe today because a smoke alarm warned him of a fire that heavily damaged his home and nearly took his life. 

At 3:40 p.m. on Monday, March 20, 2023, the Loudoun County Emergency Communication Center received a 911 cal...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 17, 2023

LCFR Fire Marshal’s Office Makes Arrests in Connection to Clubhouse Drive Fires (Leesburg)

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On March 16, 2023, the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) arrested three individuals in connection with a January 23, 2023, arson fire that occurred at 59 Clubhouse Drive, SW, Leesburg. The structure, formerly operat...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 15, 2023

LCFR Promotes Two Deputy Chiefs

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue is proud to announce the promotion of two Battalion Chiefs to the rank of Deputy Chief. 

Battalion Chief Jason Collins was promoted to Deputy Chief of Special Operations & Emergency Preparedness. In his new role,...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 13, 2023

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 Support Services and Volunteer Administration Travis Preau has been accepted into the Fire Service Executive Deve...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 28, 2023

Smoke Alarms Alert Ashburn Resident to Basement Fire

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A Loudoun resident can credit the working smoke alarms in their Ashburn home for alerting them to a basement fire that displaced the family of four. 

Just before 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 26, 2023, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) units f...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Holiday Fire Safety Checklist

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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: February 21, 2024

Loudoun County begins Foster Youth to Independence Initiative

Link to information about the Foster Youth to Independence Initiative

Loudoun County is scheduled to launch the Foster Youth to Independence Initiative Friday, March 1, 2024, with the opening of a targeted waitlist for the county’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program strictly serving eligible young adults who are homeless ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 20, 2024

Loudoun County Seeks Comments on Child Care Needs from Families and Providers

Link to information about a child care needs assessment survey

Loudoun County families with young children and child care providers are encouraged to participate in a survey and/or focus groups intended to help better inform the county’s efforts to support the child care needs of the community. The survey and focus g...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Loudoun Offers Information Sessions on Home Improvement Program Grants

Link to information about Home Improvement Information Sessions

Loudoun County is offering information sessions in February and March on home improvement program grants available to Loudoun County residents. All sessions are free, but seating is limited and registration is required. 

Home Improvement Program G...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 5, 2024

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Trainings in February

Link to information about mental health and substance abuse training programs

Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention trainings. All trainings are free, but seats are limited and registration is required, with the exception of Rapid REVIVE! The schedule of upcoming classes for February 2...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 12, 2024

Loudoun to Participate in Annual Point-in-Time Count of Homeless Population

Link to information about the Point in Time Count

Loudoun County is among the jurisdictions in the National Capital Region that will conduct the annual Point-in-Time Count of people in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness. The count is scheduled to be conducted the night of...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 10, 2024

Loudoun County to Host Job Fair January 24, 2024

Link to information about a Loudoun County Job Fair

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host a Loudoun Job Fair on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, 12:00 - 3:00 p.m., at the Claude Moore Recreation & Community Center, 46105 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling.    

The Loudoun Job Fair wil...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 13, 2023

Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter Opens November 15

Link to information about the Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter

The Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter will open Wednesday, November 15, 2023, for single adults aged 18 and older in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis resulting in homelessness. This temporary shelter, which provides a warm i...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 25, 2023

‘Maintenance’ Defined in Loudoun’s Onsite Sewage Treatment System Ordinance

Photo of onsite sewage system with text about an amendment to the ordinance that defines maintenance

During its October 11, 2023, public hearing, the Board of Supervisors amended the Loudoun County Codified Ordinances related to the “maintenance” of onsite sewage treatment systems.

An amendment to Chapter 1066.01 (Onsite Sewage Treatment Systems) adds a d...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 17, 2023

Health Department Encourages Residents to Take Action to Prevent Respiratory Illnesses

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Loudoun County health officials encourage residents to stay current on the latest recommendations for preventing respiratory illnesses, including COVID-19, seasonal flu and RSV (respiratory syncytial virus). As colder weather arrives and Loudoun residents...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Members Sought for Loudoun County Continuum of Care

Link to information about the Loudoun County Continuum of Care

The Loudoun County Continuum of Care (CoC) is seeking applicants for membership. The CoC is a community coalition of public, nonprofit, and faith-based organizations that provide a variety of shelter and support services to persons who are homeless or at ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 15, 2023

Next Session of Online Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins October 10

Link to information about the fatherhood program

The next session of the program sponsored by Loudoun County to help fathers build skills to become even stronger dads begins Tuesday, October 10, 2023. All fathers are welcome to attend the free, 12-week, virtual program. 

Area fathers are encoura...

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Health & Human Services

News & Announcements

Posted on: February 12, 2024

Housing Needs Grant Funding Opportunity for Continuum of Care Members

The local application process for the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development's (DHCD) 2024-2026 Virginia Homeless Solutions Program is underway. Nonprofit organizations serving Loudoun County residents are invited to apply for g...

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Nonprofit Updates
Posted on: January 18, 2024

Loudoun County to Distribute American Rescue Plan Act Grants

Information about American Rescue Plan Act funding in Loudoun County

During its January 16, 2024, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors authorized the distribution of more than $1.6 million in grants from the county’s share of the federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding, which financially suppo...

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Nonprofit Updates
Posted on: January 5, 2024

Loudoun Accepting Applications for ARPA Durable Medical Equipment Services Grant Program

Link to information about grant funding opportunities

Loudoun County is now accepting applications from nonprofit organizations for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Durable Medical Equipment Services Grant Program. Applications are due by 4:00 p.m., Friday, February 9, 2024. 

The program is design...

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Nonprofit Updates
Posted on: January 4, 2024

Deadline Extended for the Community Development Block Grant Competitive Public Service Application

Link to information about the community development block grant program

Loudoun County has extended the deadline for the CDBG Competitive Public Service Application to no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, January 12, 2024

The CDBG competitive public service application is open to eligible nonprofit org...

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Nonprofit Updates
Posted on: December 19, 2023

Community Development Block Grant Process Underway for Public Service Activities

Link to information about the community development block grant program

Loudoun County has opened the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) competitive public service application for eligible nonprofit organizations and government entities. The CDBG program provides funding on an annual basis for local projects that addres...

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Nonprofit Updates
Posted on: November 3, 2023

Loudoun County Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application Process is Now Open

Link to information about grant funding opportunities

Loudoun County’s annual grant application process for community nonprofit organizations is now open with the Fiscal Year 2025 (FY 2025) Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application available at loudoun.gov/nonprofitgrants.

Nonprofits certified as 501(c)3 org...

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Nonprofit Updates
Posted on: October 5, 2023

Applications for Loudoun’s ARPA Child Care Fee Reduction Grant Program Now Available

Link to information about grant funding opportunities

Loudoun County is now accepting applications from nonprofit organizations for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Child Care Fee Reduction Grant Program. 

The program is designed to help create a child care supplementary reimbursement program to s...

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Nonprofit Updates
Posted on: September 6, 2023

Applications for Loudoun’s ARPA Community Support Services Nonprofit Grant Program Now Available

Link to information about grant funding opportunities

Loudoun County is now accepting applications from nonprofit organizations for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Community Support Services Grant Program. 

The program is designed to assist nonprofits in supplying funds for durable medical equipm...

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Loudoun PRCS Announces Temporary Closure of Bles Park for Tree Maintenance

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Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services announces an approximately three-week closure of Bles Park for tree clearing and maintenance activities on the park property. 

Area residents will notice contractors and their equipment condu...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Playground Replacement Project at Potomack Lakes Sportsplex to Begin in March

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services announces the upcoming closure of the playground at the Potomack Lakes Sportsplex for a planned replacement project. 

To ensure the safety of patrons and access to equipment...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024 | Last Modified on: August 17, 2017

Loudoun PRCS Releases 2023 Annual Report

PRCS 2023 Annual Report

The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) released its 2023 Annual Report that details the department's milestones, accomplishments and innovative programs.

The Annual Report focuses on PRCS’s missi...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

Loudoun PRCS Launches Survey to Determine Community Priorities for Parks, Facilities and Programs

Community Needs Assessment- Newsflash

The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is seeking input from county residents to help determine priorities for parks, recreation facilities, program offerings, and special events in the county.

The department has c...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Call for Art for Our Planet, Our Future Art Exhibition at Loudoun County Government Center

Call for Artists- Our Planet

All artists who live in Loudoun County are eligible to enter an exhibition in honor of Earth Day titled Our Planet, Our Future. Local artists are asked to submit artwork that depicts a visualization that embodies optimism for an Earth-friendly pl...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

Art Advisory Committee Presents Details Matter

Details Matter- Art Exhibit

The Loudoun County Art Advisory Committee will present Details Matter February 5, 2024, through March 1, 2024, featuring an exhibition by Bob Friedenberg and Terri Parent. The artwork will be on display in Gallery One, which is located in the lobby of the...

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Posted on: December 28, 2023

Loudoun PRCS Presents ‘Music for Dessert’ at Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center

Music for Dessert- Newsflash

The Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center will present an eight-week music series in January and February to introduce musical performers to Loudoun County audiences.  

The music series, “Music for Dessert,” will feat...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Loudoun to Hold In-Person Public Meeting for Dulles South Community Park October 26

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Loudoun County invites members of the community to attend a public information meeting about the Dulles South Community Park project Thursday, October 26, 2023, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m., at Gum Spring Library, Meeting Room A, 24600 Millstream Drive in Stone Ridge...

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Posted on: October 12, 2023

County Provides Update on Special Exception Process for Mickie Gordon Memorial Park

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Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services has withdrawn a request for a Special Exception to the county’s zoning ordinance for Mickie Gordon Memorial Park. 

The Special Exception request was filed through the county&rsq...

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Posted on: September 12, 2023

Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park Honored as Best New Facility at 2023 VRPS Awards

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Loudoun County's Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park was recognized with the 2023 Best New Facility (Parks, Playgrounds, Blueways, Greenways or Trails) award at the Virginia Recreation and Park Society (VRPS) annual conference. 

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Posted on: July 3, 2023

Pavilion Reservations Now Available Online through Loudoun County PRCS

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Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Service (PRCS) is pleased to announce pavilion rentals are now reservable online. There are over 30 pavilions for rent in PRCS parks and part of community center sites across the county.    ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

LCSO Investigating Crash and Serious Injury in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (February 23, 2024):  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating a crash that occurred last evening in Sterling involving a transit bus and a motor vehicle.

 

At approximately 6:21 p.m., deputi...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

LCSO Seeks Assistance in Locating Homicide Suspect

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Loudoun County, VA (February 21, 2024) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Rashaun D. Owens in connection with the investigation of a homicide in Ashburn on Feb...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Pedestrian Fatality in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (February 21, 2024) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating an early morning fatality in Sterling involving a motor vehicle and a pedestrian.

At approximately 8:20 AM, LCSO depu...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Sterling Man Shot and Deceased at Ashburn Apartment Complex

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Loudoun County, VA (February 15, 2024) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating the death of an adult male in the parking lot of the Ashburn Meadows apartment complex in Ashburn last evening. The deceased ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

Two Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Crossing Guards Named Among Virginia’s Most Outstanding

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Loudoun County, VA (February 7, 2024) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is pleased to announce that two members of our Crossing Guard team have been named among Virginia’s Most Outstanding Crossing Guards for 2023 ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2024

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Presents Annual Achievement Awards

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Loudoun County, VA (February 6, 2024) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) held its annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony on February 2, 2024, to recognize the exceptional efforts of members of the agency and others in furtherance of the...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

LCSO Graduates Five Incarcerated Participants From the C.H.A.N.C.E. Program

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Loudoun County, VA (January 31, 2024) – Yesterday, five incarcerated participants graduated from the third class of the Changing Habits and Nurturing Community Engagements (C.H.A.N.C.E.) Program at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

LCSO Deputy Returns Home After Injury

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Loudoun County, VA (January 29, 2024) – On Saturday, January 27, 2024, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) was honored to provide Master Deputy Jeremy Krapfl with a motor escort home after he spent more than two weeks in a local...

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Posted on: January 26, 2024 | Last Modified on: July 28, 2021

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Arrests Fentanyl Dealer

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Loudoun County, VA (January 26, 2024) – This morning, members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) Drug and Gang Unit and the Tactical Support Unit conducted an arrest and search warrant operation in Aldie, Va. &n...

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Posted on: January 26, 2024 | Last Modified on: July 28, 2021

LCSO Recognizes Graduates from the 57th Crisis Intervention Training Program

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Loudoun County, VA (January 26, 2024):  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is proud to announce the graduation of twenty-one of its sworn and civilian members from the 57th Basic Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) program.&n...

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Posted on: January 23, 2024

Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Announces 51st Citizens' Police Academy

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UPDATE (January 24, 2024)- The registration for the Loudoun County Citizens' Police Academy is closed. We appreciate the overwhelming interest from the citizens of Loudoun County. The next Citizens’ Police Academy will...

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Posted on: January 19, 2024

Broadlands Man Charged with Trespassing and Wearing Mask on Private Property

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Loudoun County, VA (January 19, 2024) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has charged a Broadlands man with Trespassing and Wearing a Mask on Private Property following an investigation into a series...

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

Driver Identified in Sterling Shooting Investigation

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UPDATE

Loudoun County, VA (January 16, 2024) -  The driver of the vehicle that was shot at after striking a dog on January 10, 2024 has come forward, and no charges are being filed against him. The dog was unleashed when it ran into the roadway an...

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

UPDATE: Two LCSO Deputies Injured after Being Struck by Vehicle

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Loudoun County, VA (January 11, 2024) – Two Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) Deputies were injured after being struck by an oncoming vehicle while responding to an unrelated crash on Watson Road in Leesburg. 

 

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Posted on: December 28, 2023

Reston Man Arrested in Connection with False Stabbing Report and Burglary

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Loudoun County, Virginia (December 28, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has charged a Reston man for filing a false stabbing report and embezzlement after two incidents in November.   

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Posted on: December 22, 2023

Sheriff’s Office Courts Deputies Honored at Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy Graduation

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Loudoun County, VA (December 22, 2023) – Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) courts recruits were recognized for their leadership roles as they graduated from the fourteenth session of the Skyline Regional Criminal Justice ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

Arrest Made in May Stabbing Incident

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Loudoun County, VA (December 21, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest resulting from a stabbing incident in May 2023.  

 

On May 17, at approximately 2:10 a.m., LCSO deputies responded...

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Posted on: December 15, 2023

Twenty-Three Graduate from the 56th Crisis Intervention Training Program

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Loudoun County, VA (December 15, 2023) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce the graduation of 23 sworn and civilian employees of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and representatives from other local, state, and fed...

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Posted on: December 14, 2023

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of Lucketts Convenience Store

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Loudoun County, VA (December 14, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that occurred last evening at a convenience store in Lucketts.

At approximately 11:45 p.m., deputies responded to Lu...

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Posted on: December 14, 2023

LCSO Investigating Robbery and Stabbing in Sterling

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 Loudoun County, VA (December 14, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a robbery and stabbing that occurred Tuesday evening in Sterling.

On December 12, 2023, at approximately 7:45 p.m., deputie...

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Posted on: December 13, 2023

Leesburg Man Arrested for Felony Hit & Run and DWI

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 Loudoun County, VA (December 13, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has charged a Leesburg man after he fled from deputies who attempted to conduct a traffic stop on Friday, December 8, 202...

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Posted on: December 12, 2023

Ashburn Man Arrested for Sexual Battery of Three Women

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Loudoun County, Virginia (December 12, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has arrested an Ashburn man after separate assaults of three adult females in the Ashburn area on Monday, December 11, 2023.

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Posted on: December 11, 2023

Eleven New Sheriff’s Deputies Graduate from the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy

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Loudoun County, VA (December 11, 2023) – Today, eleven new Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Deputies graduated from the 149th Session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy (NVCJTA). 

 

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Posted on: December 7, 2023

Juvenile Charged in Non-Fatal Stabbing in Lovettsville

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Loudoun County, Virginia (December 7, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has charged a juvenile in a non-fatal stabbing that occurred in Lovettsville this past weekend.  

On Friday, December 1, 2023, deputies responded...

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Posted on: December 1, 2023

LCSO Makes Arrest in Non-Fatal Shooting in Sterling

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Loudoun County, Virginia (December 1, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a suspect in connection with Tuesday night’s shooting in Sterling.

 

On November 30, 2023, Richard L. Edmundson, 3...

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Posted on: November 29, 2023

Ashburn Man Arrested for Destruction of Property Incidents

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Loudoun County, VA (November 29, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has arrested an Ashburn man for three incidents of destruction of property, estimated at approximately $20,000.  

 

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Residents Invited to Attend Sheriff’s Office Quarterly Meetings

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Loudoun County, VA (November 28, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is inviting county residents to attend its quarterly public information safety meetings at each of the agency’s four service areas n...

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

LCSO Investigating Non-Fatal Shooting in Sterling (suspect photo included)

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Loudoun County, Virginia (November 28, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate a shooting in Sterling that left one person seriously injured.    

Yesterday, at approximately 6:23 p.m., ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2023

LCSO Graduates One Member from Professional Executive Leadership School

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Loudoun County, VA (November 20, 2023) -The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated one member of the agency’s leadership staff from the 53rd session of the Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation Professional Executive Leadership School (...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Former LCSO Correctional Deputy Charged with Two Offenses

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Loudoun County, Virginia (November 13, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has charged a former Correctional Deputy following allegations of sexual battery and delivering an article to an inmate at the...

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Posted on: November 11, 2023

LCSO Investigating Stabbing in Sterling

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Loudoun County, Virginia (November 11, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a stabbing that occurred in Sterling.    

 

Last evening at approximately 9:45 p.m., deputies respond...

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Posted on: November 6, 2023

LCSO Kicks Off 2023 Holiday Toy Drive Campaign

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Loudoun County, VA (November 6, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your assistance. Please help make this holiday season bright for children at local hospitals by donating to LCSO’s Holiday Toy...

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Posted on: November 6, 2023

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Shooting in Sterling, One Person Injured

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LOUDOUN COUNTY, (November 6, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in Sterling that has left one person injured.  

 

Last evening at approximately 10:30 p.m., deputies responde...

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Posted on: November 6, 2023

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Gunfire Incident in Ashburn

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LOUDOUN COUNTY, (November 6, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident where a residence was damaged by gunfire in Ashburn.  

 

Saturday evening at approximately 10:00 p.m., deput...

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Posted on: November 4, 2023

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Gunfire Incident in Sterling

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LOUDOUN COUNTY, (November 4, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an overnight incident where a residence and a vehicle were damaged by gunfire in Sterling.  

 

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Announces Women’s Self-Defense Course

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LOUDOUN COUNTY, (November 3, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce the commencement of a Women’s Self-Defense course on December 7, 2023. This course is designed to provide women the buildi...

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

Sheriff’s Office, Loudoun NAACP, and Loudoun Freedom Center Historic Preservation Society Working To

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Loudoun County, VA (November 2, 2023) – In a groundbreaking effort, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is taking an extraordinary step to investigate a long-standing cold case.  Two weeks ago, the LCSO, pursua...

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Posted on: November 2, 2023

Loudoun Community Partners to Hold Fentanyl Prevention & Awareness Presentation

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Loudoun County, VA (November 2, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Loudoun County Public Schools, and the Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and Developmental Services, will b...

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Posted on: November 2, 2023

LCSO Investigating Armed Home Invasion in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (November 2, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating an armed robbery home invasion that occurred at a home in the 22100 block of Glenn Drive in Sterling.

 

Last evening at...

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Posted on: October 31, 2023

Sheriff’s Office Investigating Recent Opioid Overdoses of Park View HS Students

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Loudoun County, VA (October 31, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating at least eight opioid-related overdoses of Park View High School students, seven of which have been reported in the past three weeks....

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Posted on: October 30, 2023

Update: Multiple Charges Pending on Leesburg Man Following Pursuit

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UPDATED RELEASE

Loudoun County, VA (October 31, 2023) – A Leesburg man is facing numerous charges by law enforcement agencies after he fled from Loudoun County Sheriff’s Deputies in a stolen vehicle. The driver, Joseph...

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Posted on: October 26, 2023

Deceased Identified in Fatal Crash

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Update

Loudoun County, VA (October 27, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is releasing the names of the deceased individuals involved in the vehicle crash on Wednesday, October 25, 2023, in Ashburn.

 

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Posted on: October 30, 2023

LCSO Deputies Join No-Shave November to Raise Cancer Awareness

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 Loudoun County, VA (October 30, 2023) – For the seventh year in a row, members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will be putting down their razors and growing out their beards for No-Shave November. The LCSO is ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

Loudoun Sheriff Announces Victim Advocate Unit

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Loudoun County, Virginia (October 24, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) today announced the launch of a Victim Advocate Unit (VAU) within its Criminal Investigations Division as a pilot program to better serve victims ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

LCSO Investigating Fatal Crash Involving a Pedestrian in Ashburn

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Loudoun County, VA (October 25, 2023) - Update:  The pedestrian involved in the fatal crash on October 23, 2023, has been identified as 75-year-old, Bimla Agarwal, 75, of Ashburn, VA. 

Original ReleaseLoudoun County, VA (October 24, 2023)...

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

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

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Loudoun County, VA (October 17, 2023) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Leesburg Police Department, and the Purcellville Police Department have once again partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in the “T...

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Posted on: October 13, 2023

Sheriff’s Deputies Honored at Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy

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Loudoun County, VA (October 13, 2023) – Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) corrections and courts recruits were recognized for their leadership roles as they graduated from the thirteenth session of the Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Acade...

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Posted on: October 10, 2023

LCSO Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash

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Loudoun County, VA (October 10, 2023) –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred on Saturday. 

 

On Saturday, October 7, 2023, at approximately 3:26 p.m., deputies respo...

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Posted on: October 6, 2023

Off-Duty LCSO Deputy Arrested by Leesburg Police

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Loudoun County, Virginia (October 6, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has been advised by the Leesburg Police Department that Mr. Rajesh Kumar, an off-duty LCSO deputy with the rank of Sergeant, was arrested ...

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Posted on: October 3, 2023

Additional Charges Placed on Driver Responsible for Rte. 28 Crash

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Loudoun County, Virginia (October 3, 2023) – On October 2, 2023, Cesar Yepez, 33, of Centreville, lost his life as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle crash in Sterling on September 18, 2023. Jose Padilla Espinoza...

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Posted on: September 27, 2023

Twenty Graduate from the 55th Crisis Intervention Training Program

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Loudoun County, VA (September 27, 2023) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce the graduation of 20 sworn and civilian employees of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and representatives from local, state, and federal ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

LCSO Arrests Armed Robbery Suspect in Ashburn

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Loudoun County, Virginia (September 19, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man for committing an armed robbery that occurred at an Ashburn convenience store.  

  

Last evening, at approxi...

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

LCSO Seeks Witnesses to Serious Crash on Rt. 28 South Near Sterling Boulevard

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Loudoun County, Virginia (September 19, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the assistance of the community in gathering information related to a serious vehicle crash that occurred yesterday at 6:52 p.m. on...

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Posted on: September 12, 2023

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery at Lucketts Gas Station

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Loudoun County, Virginia (September 12, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a Lucketts gas station.  

  

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Posted on: September 8, 2023

Pedestrian Fatality on Route 50 in Chantilly Linked to Nearby Stabbing

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Loudoun County, VA (September 8, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating both a stabbing incident and a fatal crash involving a pedestrian in the South Riding area that are related.

LCSO received a report at ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2023

LCSO to Host Second Community Forum on Fighting Fentanyl Together

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Loudoun County, VA (September 8, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) will host an in-depth forum on how the threat of fentanyl and other dangerous drugs is being addressed by key stakeholders, and how to best wo...

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Posted on: September 7, 2023

Massage Therapist Arrested for Sex Offense Committed During Massage

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Loudoun County, VA (September 7, 2023) – A 54-year-old massage therapist was arrested and charged on September 6, 2023, for a sex offense he committed while performing a massage on a female victim at a business in Ashburn.&...

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Posted on: September 2, 2023

LCSO Makes Arrest in Fatal Shooting on Stanford Square in Sterling (update)

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UPDATE:  

Loudoun County, VA (September 3, 2023)  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has arrested a Sterling man in the fatal shooting that left an eighteen-year-old dead.   &nbs...

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Posted on: August 28, 2023

LCSO Conducting Death Investigation in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (August 28, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is conducting a death investigation after two adults were located deceased inside a Sterling home.

On August 27, at approximately 9:29 p.m., depu...

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Posted on: August 21, 2023

LCSO Launches Service Puppy Program at the Adult Detention Center in Partnership with Heeling House

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Loudoun County, VA (August 21, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is proud to announce the launch of our Service Puppy Program on behalf of inmates at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center (ADC).  ...

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Posted on: August 18, 2023

Baltimore Man Charged with Felony Hit and Run in Leesburg

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Loudoun County, VA (August 18, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has charged a Baltimore man with felony hit and run after he struck a pedestrian and left the scene. 

 

On August 17, at approxi...

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Posted on: August 17, 2023

Driver Identified in Wednesday’s Fatal Crash

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UPDATE:

 

Loudoun County, VA (August 18, 2023) – The driver involved in the fatal single-vehicle crash on August 16, 2023, has been identified as 22-year-old, Angel Hernandez Perez, of Manassas, VA. 

 

The crash o...

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Posted on: August 14, 2023

Washington D.C. Man Arrested for Sexual Battery and Burglary in Ashburn

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Loudoun County, VA (August 14, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Washington D.C. man after he entered an apartment and sexually assaulted the occupant.

On Saturday, August 12, 2023, at approximately 2:1...

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Posted on: August 7, 2023

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery in Ashburn

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Loudoun County, VA (August 7, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that occurred this morning in Ashburn.

 

At approximately 6:03 a.m., deputies responded to the Embassy Suites, 44600 block Waxpool ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2023

LCSO Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (August 7, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcyclist in Sterling.    

On Saturday, August 5 at 9:55 a.m., deputies responded to the ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2023

Pedestrian Identified in Yesterday’s Fatal Crash

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Loudoun County, VA (July 28, 2023) – The pedestrian who died in yesterday’s crash has been identified as Shawn M. Potter, 44, of Chantilly.    

A preliminary investigation determined the pedestrian was crossing John Mosby Highway...

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Posted on: July 24, 2023

New York Man Arrested After Committing Multiple Felony Offenses

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Loudoun County, VA (July 24, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has arrested a New York man after he committed multiple felony offenses.

On Saturday, July 22, 2023, at approximately 8:24 a.m. deputies responded ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2023

Residents Invited to Attend Sheriff’s Office Quarterly Meetings

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Loudoun County, VA (July 24, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is inviting county residents to attend one of its quarterly public information safety meetings at each of the agency’s four service area...

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Posted on: July 18, 2023

Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Announces 50th Citizens’ Police Academy

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Loudoun County, VA (July 18, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is proud to announce the commencement of its 50th Citizens’ Police Academy on September 7, 2023. This milestone commemorates 25 years of fosteri...

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Posted on: July 7, 2023

LCSO to Sponsor Safety Summit for Houses of Worship

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Loudoun County, VA (July 7, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce its 2023 Houses of Worship Safety Summit.     

The free summit is scheduled on Thursday, August 10, from 2-4 p.m. ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2023

LCSO Crime Analyst Named 2022 Civilian of the Year by Major County Sheriffs of America

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Loudoun County, VA (June 16, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce that Crime Analyst Rebecca Kelley has been named 2022 Civilian of the Year by the Major County Sheriffs of America (MCSA). The award was pres...

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Posted on: June 16, 2023

Seven New LCSO Deputies Graduate from the NVCJTA

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Loudoun County, VA (June 16, 2023) – Today, seven new Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Deputies graduated from the 148th Session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy (NVCJTA). 

Please help us welcome Deputi...

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Posted on: June 8, 2023

LCSO Investigating Reported Gunfire in Hillsboro

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Loudoun County, VA (June 8, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating a reported gunfire incident in Hillsboro.

This morning at approximately 11:56 am, deputies responded to the Stoney Brook Farm Market located...

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Posted on: June 7, 2023

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery and Assault of Employee at Sterling Convenience Store

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Loudoun County, Virginia (June 7, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery and assault that occurred at a Sterling convenience store.    

This morning, at approximately 1:38 a.m., t...

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Posted on: June 6, 2023

Sheriff Mike Chapman Announces Strategic Realignment of Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office

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Loudoun County, VA (June 6, 2023) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman has announced a strategic realignment of the organization and his executive leadership team, effective July 6, 2023.  The realignment expands the Loudoun County She...

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Posted on: June 5, 2023

LCSO Investigating Fatal Vehicle Crash in Lovettsville

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Loudoun County, VA (June 5, 2023) The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal vehicle crash that occurred on northbound Householder Road near Johnson Farm Lane, Lovettsville, yesterday afternoon. 

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Posted on: June 2, 2023

LCSO Seeks the Public’s Assistance to Help Locate an 86-year-old Ashburn man (Update)

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Loudoun County, VA (June 3, 2023) Update: Young Pi Choi has been located safe.

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Loudoun County, VA (June 2, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to help loc...

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Posted on: May 31, 2023

LCSO Conducting Death Investigation After Human Remains Found in Sterling

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Loudoun County, Virginia (May 31, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation after human remains were found in the Sugarland Run Stream in Sterling. 

Yesterday, at approximately 7:35 p.m., t...

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Posted on: May 29, 2023

LCSO Investigating Fatal Crash in Aldie

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Loudoun County, VA (May 29, 2023) –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a double fatal vehicle crash that occurred on James Monroe Highway at Tail Race Road in Aldie yesterday afternoon.

On May 28, 2023, at approximately 3:00 p.m.,...

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Posted on: May 27, 2023

LCSO Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash

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Loudoun County, VA (May 27, 2023) –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred on northbound Claiborne Parkway near Harry Byrd Highway yesterday afternoon. 

On May 26, 2023, at ap...

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Posted on: May 23, 2023

Texas Man Charged with Multiple Counts of Unlawful Filming

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Loudoun County, VA (May 23, 2023) – A Texas man has been charged in connection with multiple unlawful filming incidents, including one that involved a juvenile.

On Sunday, May 14, 2023, at approximately 1:15 pm, deputies responded to the Sense of...

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Posted on: May 19, 2023

LCSO to Conduct DUI Checkpoint This Evening

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Loudoun County, VA (May 19, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a sobriety checkpoint, this evening, Friday, May 19, 2023.  The sobriety checkpoint will begin shortly after 9:00 p.m.

“Our goal is ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2023

LCSO Investigating Stabbing in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (May 17, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a stabbing that occurred early this morning in Sterling.

This morning, at approximately 2:10 a.m., LCSO Deputies responded to the parking lot of Ti...

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Posted on: May 15, 2023

Herndon Man Arrested and Charged in Multiple Armed Robberies

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Loudoun County, VA (May 15, 2023) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has arrested and charged a Herndon man in connection with three armed robberies in Sterling over the past 36 hours. 

The first robbery occurred at th...

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Posted on: May 14, 2023

LCSO Investigating Two Armed Robberies in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (May 14, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating two armed robberies that occurred this morning in Sterling. The suspect in these two robberies appears to be the same person.

The first rob...

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Posted on: May 11, 2023

Residents Beware of Jury Duty Scam

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Loudoun County, VA (May 11, 2023) – Gary M. Clemens, the Clerk of the Circuit Court, and Mike Chapman, Loudoun County Sheriff, are urging all Loudoun residents to be aware of what may be a new jury duty scam. 

The scam may inclu...

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

Loudoun County Employee Charged with Embezzlement

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Loudoun County, VA (May 10, 2023) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has charged Theresa A. Smith of Haymarket, VA, with two counts of embezzlement after an investigation into her work with the Loudoun County Department of Family Servi...

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Posted on: May 5, 2023

LCSO Recognizes Graduates from 54th Crisis Intervention Training Program

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Loudoun County, VA (May 5, 2023):  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is proud to announce the graduation of twenty-one of its sworn and civilian members from the 54th Basic Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) program. 

T...

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Posted on: April 28, 2023

Virginia Sheriffs' Institute Recognizes Six Members of the LCSO

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Loudoun County, VA (April 28, 2023) – Yesterday, the Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute (VSI) recognized six members of the LCSO during their Spring Conference for receiving their VSI Certification.

The Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute offers the Certificat...

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Posted on: April 28, 2023

LCSO Deputies Honored at 2023 Loudoun Valor Awards

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Loudoun County, VA (April 28, 2023) – Members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) were recognized for heroism at the annual Loudoun Valor Awards.  

For 38 years, the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce has spo...

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Posted on: April 18, 2023

Drunk Driver Crashes into K-9 Deputy’s Occupied Vehicle

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Loudoun County, VA (April 18, 2023) – A Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) K-9 deputy was struck by a drunk driver while conducting a traffic stop.

On April 16, 2023, at approximately 1:30 am, a K-9 deputy was conducting a ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2023

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

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Loudoun County, VA (April 11, 2023) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Leesburg Police Department, Middleburg Police Department, and the Purcellville Police Department have once again partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) ...

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Posted on: April 7, 2023

Sterling Woman Wanted in Connection with Stabbing Turns Herself In (update)

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UPDATE:  

Loudoun County, VA (April 11, 2023) – The Sterling woman wanted in connection with a stabbing on April 1, 2023, has turned herself in.

Myeesha S. Hamilton, 29 of Sterling, turned herself into the Loudoun County Adult Detention C...

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Posted on: April 6, 2023

Sheriff Chapman Chairs HIDTA Meeting on Fentanyl, ATF, Community Outreach

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Loudoun County, VA (April 6, 2023) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman, presided over this week’s meeting of the Washington/Baltimore High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) board with HIDTA’s Executive Director Tom Ca...

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Posted on: April 4, 2023

Residents Invited to Attend LCSO Quarterly Meetings

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Loudoun County, VA (April 4, 2023) – 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. 

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Posted on: April 3, 2023

LCSO Investigating Fatal Crash on N. Lincoln Avenue in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (April 3, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash that occurred in the 300 block of N. Lincoln Avenue in Sterling.       Last evening at...

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Posted on: April 2, 2023

LCSO Charges Leesburg Man in Shooting at Dulles Town Center Mall

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Loudoun County, VA (April 2, 2023):  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has arrested and charged a Leesburg man involved in a shooting at the Dulles Town Center Mall Food Court this morning.  

Alan W. Colie, 3...

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Posted on: March 29, 2023

Fentanyl Awareness Forums Conclude at Broad Run High School

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Loudoun County, VA (March 29, 2023) – The last of six awareness forums on fentanyl and other opioids, and what the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO), Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS), and others are doing about it, was held at...

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Posted on: March 24, 2023

Eighteen Graduate from the 53rd Crisis Intervention Training Program

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Loudoun County, VA (March 24, 2023):  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce the graduation of 18 sworn and civilian employees from the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and representatives from local, s...

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Posted on: March 17, 2023

Virginia Senate and House Commend Sheriff Mike Chapman as National Sheriff of the Year

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Loudoun County, VA (March 17, 2023):  The Virginia Senate and House of Delegates passed resolutions last month commending Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman for receiving the 2023 Ferris L. Lucas “Sheriff of the Year” award f...

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Posted on: March 17, 2023

LCSO Graduates One Member from Professional Executive Leadership School

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Loudoun County, VA (March 17, 2023) -The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated one member of the agency’s leadership staff from the 52nd session of the Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation Professional Executive Leadership ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2023

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tomorrow Evening

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Loudoun County, VA (March 16, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) urges motorists to plan a designated driver or other safe way home if they choose to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with alcohol. &nbs...

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Posted on: March 11, 2023

Deputy Struck While Conducting DUI Investigation

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Loudoun County, VA (March 11, 2023) – A Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) deputy was struck while in his cruiser by a drunk driver.

This morning at approximately 1:18 a.m., deputies conducted a traffic stop on a suspected ...

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Posted on: February 28, 2023

LCSO Partners with GotSneakers & MADD Loudoun to Collect Unwanted Sneakers

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Loudoun County, VA (February 28, 2023) -The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has once again partnered with GotSneakers to help raise funds for Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) of Loudoun. The request is simple: Clean out your closets of all unwa...

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Posted on: March 1, 2023

LCSO and LC-CFRS Announce Dates for 35th Annual McGruff Safety Camps

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Loudoun County, VA (February 28, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) are proud to announce the 35th Annual McGruff Safety Camps. 

This yea...

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Posted on: February 26, 2023

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (February 26, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that occurred last evening at Dulles Town Crossing in Sterling.

Last evening, at approximately 9:10 pm, deputies res...

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Posted on: February 23, 2023

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tomorrow Evening

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Loudoun County, VA (February 23, 2023) – 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 ou...

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Posted on: February 18, 2023

13th Annual Awards Ceremony Recognizes Day-to-Day Efforts of LCSO Personnel

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Loudoun County, VA (February 18, 2023) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office held its 2022 Awards and Recognition Ceremony last evening, to recognize the day-to-day efforts of members of the agency for their service and dedication to the communi...

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Posted on: February 11, 2023

LCSO Arrests Two Suspects in Burglary

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Loudoun County, VA (February 11, 2023) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) arrested two men in connection with a burglary in Aldie at an electrical storage yard on Dominion Energy property. 

This morning at 12:38 am, de...

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Posted on: February 9, 2023

LCSO Makes Arrest of Armed Robbery Suspect

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Loudoun County, VA (February 9, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) arrested a Sterling woman in connection with two armed robberies in Loudoun County.

Briar K. Ford, 34, of Sterling, was arrested on Wednesday, ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2023

LCSO Arrests Area Man in Stabbing

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Loudoun County, VA (February 6, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has arrested an area man in connection with a stabbing that occurred on Sunday, February 5, 2023, in Sterling.

On Sunday, February 5, 2023, at approximat...

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Posted on: February 3, 2023

Area Man Charged with Assault After Incident at Claude Moore Park Swimming Pool

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LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA (February 3, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man for assault after he inappropriately touched two juveniles at the Claude Moore Park swimming pool.

This morning at approximately 6:00 a.m., deputies res...

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

LCSO investigating Burglary at Ashburn Shooting Range – Multiple Firearms Taken

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Loudoun County, VA (January 25, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating a burglary that occurred at a shooting range in Ashburn.   

On Tuesday, January 24, between 3:45 – 4:50 am, two subjects broke a glass win...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

LCSO Announces 49th Citizens’ Police Academy

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Loudoun County, VA (January 23, 2023) - Loudoun County Sheriff Michael L. Chapman announced the formation of the 49th Citizens’ Police Academy, which will commence on March 9, 2023. Members of the class will participate in training clas...

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Posted on: January 22, 2023

LCSO Issues Warning After Suspected Overdose Deaths

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Loudoun County, VA (January 22, 2023) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is issuing a warning after responding to two fatal overdoses that are suspected to involve opioids.

This morning, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office res...

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

White Supremacy Propaganda Flyers Located in Western Loudoun County

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Loudoun County, VA (January 19, 2023) – This afternoon, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) received several reports of White supremacy propaganda flyers found in the driveways of several homes on Sagle Road in Purcellville, Hamilton Station Road i...

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Posted on: January 6, 2023

Second Person Charged in Connection with June 2022 Shooting on N. Fillmore Avenue

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Loudoun County, VA (January 6, 2023) – A Reston man has been arrested and charged in connection with the June 11, 2022, shooting of three people on N. Fillmore Avenue in Sterling. 

On January 5, 2023, Isaias Lainez-Alvarado, 19, of Resto...

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Posted on: January 6, 2023

LCSO Investigating Robbery of a Cigar and Vape Store in Ashburn and Auto Theft

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Loudoun County, VA (January 6, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating a robbery and auto theft that occurred in the late evening of January 4, 2023, in Ashburn.    

At approximately 7:12 p....

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Posted on: December 19, 2022

Six New Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Deputies Graduate from the NVCJA

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Loudoun County, VA (December 19, 2022) – Today, six new Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Deputies graduated from the 147th Session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy (NVCJA). 

Please help us welcome Deputies Chris...

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

LCSO Investigating Robbery in Sterling

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 Loudoun County, VA (November 28, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating a robbery that occurred last night in Sterling.  

Shortly before 7:30 pm on November 27, 2022, a female entered the ...

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Posted on: November 26, 2022

Manassas Man Dies in Workplace Accident

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Loudoun County, VA (November 26, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a workplace accident that took the life of a 40-year-old man.

 

Shortly before 9:30 a.m., Sheriff’s Deputies and Fi...

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Posted on: November 26, 2022

LCSO Investigating Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Lovettsville

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Loudoun County, VA (November 26, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian in Lovettsville.

 

The preliminary investigation revealed the crash occurred shortly bef...

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

LCPS Behavioral Assistant Charged in Assault of Student

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Loudoun County, VA (November 22, 2022) – A behavioral assistant with Loudoun County Public Schools has been charged after an investigation into a report she assaulted a student inside a classroom on two occasions. 

A LCSO School Resource...

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Posted on: November 18, 2022

Daycare Employee Charged with Child Abuse

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Loudoun County, VA (November 18, 2022) – A daycare employee has been charged after an investigation into a report that an infant received life-threatening injuries.

On November 7, 2022, at approximately 5:00 pm., the LCSO responded to a local are...

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

Aldie Teenager Located

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Update: Madison Bartlett has been located and is safe. The Loudoun County Sheriff's Officer would like to thank the public for their assistance.

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance...

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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Sheriff’s Office Investigating Fatal Single-Vehicle Crash in Ashburn

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A 19-year-old Ashburn man died following a fatal crash that occurred yesterday evening.  Deputies responded shortly before 10:00 p.m. to the intersection of Gloucester Parkway and Runnymeade Terrace for a single-vehicle crash involving a white 20...

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Posted on: October 26, 2022

Virginia Registered Sex Offender Charged with Sex Offenses Against a Juvenile

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Loudoun County, VA (October 26, 2022) – A 69-year-old Virginia registered sex offender from Herndon was arrested and charged this morning for sex offenses committed against a juvenile.

Daniel H. Sutton, of Herndon, was arrested and charged follow...

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Posted on: October 26, 2022

Arlington Man Charged with Multiple Felony Offenses Including Abduction

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Loudoun County, VA (October 26, 2022):  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has charged an Arlington man with multiple felony offenses, including abduction. 

 Yesterday evening, shortly before 8:00 p.m., deputies respon...

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

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

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Loudoun County, VA (October 18, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Leesburg Police Department, and the Purcellville Police Department have once again partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA...

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

Ashburn Man Charged with Attempted 2nd Degree Murder

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Loudoun County, VA (October 13, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has charged an Ashburn man with Attempted 2nd Degree Murder.

This morning at approximately 6:30 am, deputies responded to the 21800 block of Parsells Rid...

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

LCSO Investigating Robbery in Leesburg

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Loudoun County, VA (October 13, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating a robbery that occurred last night in Leesburg.   

Shortly before midnight on October 12, 2022, two males entered the convenience store of...

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Posted on: October 7, 2022

Stone Colburn Arrested in Pooler, GA

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Loudoun County, VA (October 7, 2022) UPDATE – Stone Colburn was arrested late this evening by the Pooler Police Department in Chatham County, GA.  More information on his arrest will be released when available.

 The Lou...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Posted on: April 1, 2022

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

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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 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: 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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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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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. 

CIT is designed to protect...

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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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August 25, 2019

 

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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August 11, 2019 

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. 

DFC Whittington will ...

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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.

Members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Offic...

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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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Sheriff's Office
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

Contact: Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

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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: January 25, 2024

County to Collect Fees for EV Charging Sessions at Metrorail Parking Garages

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Loudoun County will soon begin collecting fees for the use of electrical vehicle (EV) charging stations at the two county-owned and operated Metrorail parking garages: the Ashburn South and Loudoun Gateway garages. The service has been free since the gara...

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

Loudoun Improves Local Bus Service to Silver Line Stations Beginning Jan. 2

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Loudoun County is adjusting bus schedules and relocating one bus stop to improve service for riders going to Silver Line Metrorail stations. All routes are evaluated for timeliness and efficiency on a quarterly basis throughout the year to better serve al...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Silver Line Metrorail, Bus Services in Operation in Loudoun for One Year

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Metrorail’s Silver Line extension and the beginning of Silver Line transit bus service have now been in operation in Loudoun for one year. Loudoun Transit and Commuter Services will recognize the anniversary by hosting pop-up events on Wednesday, November...

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Posted on: October 31, 2023

County Adjusts Courthouse Shuttle Operations With Opening of New General District Courthouse

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The new Loudoun County General District Courthouse is now open to the public as of Tuesday, October 31, 2023, which was announced last week. Also effective October 31 are updates to the operation of the courtesy shuttle that runs between the courthouse bu...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

Supplemental Real Estate and Personal Property Tax Deadline is February 5, 2024

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Loudoun County Treasurer Henry C. Eickelberg reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of supplemental real estate and personal property taxes is Monday, February 5, 2024. 

Payments received or postmarked after February 5 will incur a 10% pe...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Loudoun Treasurer Eickelberg Encourages Residents to Voice Opposition to Greenway Toll Hikes

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Loudoun County Treasurer Henry C. Eickelberg issued the following statement strongly encouraging Loudoun residents to appear at tonight’s (January 9, 2024) Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC) public hearing on proposed Dulles Greenway to...

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Posted on: December 6, 2023

Board Pays Tribute to Outgoing Loudoun Treasurer H. Roger Zurn

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After 28 years as the treasurer of Loudoun County and more than 30 years in public service, H. Roger Zurn Jr. will step down on December 31, 2023, leaving the office to his successor, Henry Eickelberg.

During its December 5 meeting, the Board of Supervisor...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners Present: Perfect Performance for Native Plants

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Native plants are sometimes seen as "messy" and "wild" which can dissuade gardeners from adding more native plants to their garden. Utilizing just a pair of pruners, Chelsea Ruiz will teach you how horticulturalists garden in public an...

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Posted on: November 2, 2023

Loudoun Farmers Eligible for Federal Emergency Drought Aid

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Loudoun County farmers are eligible to apply for assistance from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) due to drought conditions during this year’s growing season. 

The USDA has declared Loudoun and six other Virgin...

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Posted on: October 13, 2023

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners Present: Companion Planting, the Beauty and the Bullies

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Ever wonder why some plants grow well together, and some plants do not? Learn the ins and outs of companion planting with Master Gardener Katie Conaway! She will provide an overview of how different plants relate to one another, including how garden bulli...

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Posted on: October 2, 2023

VCE Loudoun 4-H’ers Selected as Finalists for National 4-H Award

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The National 4-H Council has announced that two Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) Loudoun 4-H members, Kashvi Ramani and Pranav Kalidindi, are among the twelve finalists selected for the 2024 National 4-H Youth in Action award. The 4-...

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Posted on: September 22, 2023

VCE Loudoun Offers Reduced Cost Water Testing for Wells, Cisterns, Springs

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Do you have a well, cistern, or spring? Did you know that it is your responsibility to test your water to ensure that it is safe to drink for your family?

Registration for VCE Loudoun’s reduced cost water testing program is open this fall. The nu...

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Posted on: September 20, 2023

Loudoun County 4-H Receives Grant for Shooting Education Program

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The Loudoun County 4-H has received a grant from the NRA Foundation for the 4-H Shooting Education Program. The grant has provided $3,400 worth of equipment for the program, which stresses gun safety, form, accuracy, self-discipline and proper sporting us...

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Posted on: September 14, 2023

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners Present: Cemeteries as Gardens

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See how cemeteries first welcomed just the dead and grieving, and then became garden refuges full of life. Born out of necessity, cemeteries were among the first green spaces in cities. Now, some serve as backdrops to community events and even as habitats...

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Posted on: August 14, 2023

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners Present: Building a Backyard Bird Oasis

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Invite a diversity of birds to your garden by planting beautiful native plants that provide both food and habitat. Learn which trees and shrubs are the best for our local feathered friends and create a lovely, dynamic year-round bird oasis in your backyar...

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