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. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
CARJACKING, 2020-02040265, 1100 block of S. Joyce Street. At approximately 11:35 p.m. on February 4, police were dispatched to the report of an armed carjacking. Upon arrival, it was determined that approximately 20 minutes prior, the male suspect approached the victim as he exited his vehicle, brandished a firearm and demanded his keys and personal belongings. The suspect fled the scene in the victim’s vehicle prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 6’0”, 20-30 years old, with a thin build, dark complexion, low voice and wearing a black coat. The victim’s vehicle is described as a Blue Honda Accord with Virginia license plate UYN7195. The investigation is ongoing.
GRAND LARCENY AUTO (Significant), 2020-02040149, 800 block of Army Navy Drive. At approximately 2:15 p.m. on February 4, police were dispatched to the report of several stolen vehicles. Upon arrival, it was determined that a car rental company was conducting an inventory when they discovered seven vehicles missing, with keys left inside. The theft of the vehicles are estimated between September 2019 and February 4, 2020. All stolen vehicles are described as white or gray 2020 Toyota four door sedans. The investigation is ongoing.
ATTEMPTED BURGLARY (late), 2020-02040089, 2500 block of Shirlington Road. At approximately 9:54 a.m. on February 4, police were dispatched to the late report of an attempted burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 5:00 p.m. on January 31 and 10:12 a.m. on February 1, an unknown suspect(s) attempted to force entry to a business unsuccessfully, causing damage. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.
RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2020-02040047, 2400 block of S. Glebe Road
TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-02040085, Washington Boulevard at 2nd Road N.
GRAFFITI, 2020-02040119, 800 block of S. Arlington Mill Drive
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-02040172, 300 block of N. Piedmont Street
FRAUD, 2020-02040181, 2700 block of S. Quincy Street
FRAUD, 2020-02040215, 1000 block of S. Quebec Street
THREATS, 2020-02040234, 900 block of S. Columbus Street