This report is published every weekday, except County holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence.
This report is not a comprehensive list of every police event in Arlington County in the stated time frame. Addresses shown indicate blocks and not specific addresses. For more information on crime in your area, visit our online crime mapping tool.
Note: Information contained in the Daily Crime Report is generally based on initial reports made to the Police Department. Follow-up investigations may reveal different or additional information.
UNLAWFUL ENTRY(late), 2017-08080090, 5400 block of 8th Road S. At approximately 11:03 a.m. on August 8, police responded to the late report of a breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 12:00 a.m. and 1:00 a.m. on August 8, a resident awoke to a noise outside their window. The resident observed an unknown male suspect climbing a ladder that was placed under a window. A second unknown male suspect was holding the base of the ladder. The suspects fled the area in a red pickup truck after being confronted by the resident. The suspect on the ladder was described as a white male approximately 20 – 40 years old. The investigation is ongoing.
ATTEMPTED BURGLARY, 2017-08080149, 1600 block of N. Colonial Terrace. Between 6:30 p.m. on August 7 and 12:15 p.m. on August 8, an unknown suspect(s) attempted to force entry into a residence. Entry was not made and no items appeared to be missing. There is no suspect(s) description.
UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2017-08080001, 1500 block of Clarendon Boulevard. At approximately 12:03 a.m. on August 7, police were dispatched to the report of suspicious circumstances. A resident returning home from a trip discovered their apartment had been cleaned and items moved around but nothing appeared to be missing. There is no suspect description.
LARCENY, 2017-08070213, 500 block of N. Kenmore Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-08080129, 1200 block of N. Filmore Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-08080135, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-08080162, 2500 block of S. Adams Street
LARCENY, 2017-08080169, 1000 block of S. Walter Reed Drive
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-08080032, 4500 block of Arlington Boulevard
FRAUD, 2017-08080170, 5000 block of Columbia Pike
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-08080172, 1000 block of 17th Street S.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-08080194, 400 block of N. Lincoln Street
08/08/17, VA WXU8644, 2005 Dodge Caravan, White
700 block of S. Florida Street