ARLINGTON, VA – The Arlington County Police Department, Fire Department, Office of Emergency Management and Sheriff’s Office invite the public to join us during the Arlington Women in Public Safety Outreach Event! Internationally, public safety continues to be male-dominated field but we recognize that to best serve our community, we need a staff that is […]
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Updated at 4:15p.m.: The juvenile has been safety located. ARLINGTON, Va. – The Arlington County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 14-year-old juvenile. Christian Johnson was last seen on the morning of March 28, 2017, after being dropped off at Wakefield High School. He is described as a white Hispanic/Native […]
ARLINGTON, Va. – At approximately 12:02 p.m., an Arlington County Sheriff’s Deputy was serving an eviction notice in the 2000 block of N. Adams Street when they heard what was believed to be the sound of a single shot fired. Arlington County Police responded to the area and established a perimeter. During the course of the […]
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Crystal City 5k Friday races will take place each Friday evening in April (7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th). The Arlington County Police Department will conduct the following road closures from approximately 6:15 PM until 8:15 PM to accommodate these events: Northbound lanes of Crystal Drive between 26th Street S. and 12th […]
ARLINGTON, Va. – With the arrival of spring and warm weather comes an increase in bicyclist traffic. The Arlington County Police Department, in partnership with Bike Arlington, is conducting the spring Safe Bicycling Initiative (SBI) in an ongoing effort to make Arlington County a safe place to ride a bicycle. The initiative will begin by […]
ARLINGTON, Va. – A man who fled to Guatemala following the 1999 murder of Eva Veliz in the Radnor/Ft. Myer Heights neighborhood of Arlington County was sentenced in the Arlington County Circuit Court on Friday, March 17, 2017. Judge Daniel Fiore imposed the maximum judgement permitted by the plea agreement and sentenced Ludvin Estrada, 41, […]
ARLINGTON, Va. – On Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Arlington County Police Department, Arlington County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 13th opportunity in six years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and […]
The County Board has voted to hold a public hearing in June on a proposed ordinance that would ban wild or exotic pets within the County boundaries.
The Arlington County Board will hold a public hearing at its Regular Meeting on Saturday, March 18 on a proposed ordinance banning the keeping of wild or exotic pets within the County’s boundaries. If the Board votes to re-advertise, it will hold a second public hearing and take final action on the revised proposed ordinance at its April meeting.
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Nottingham / Discovery Elementary Schools 5K will take place on March 25, 2017. Several roads will be closed/impacted from approximately 7:30 AM – 10:00 AM. The Arlington County Police will conduct the following road closures to accommodate this race: Williamsburg Boulevard will be closed at Ohio Street from 7:30 AM – […]