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.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING (late), 2021-01270266, 1600 block of N. George Mason Drive. At approximately 9:05 p.m. on January 27, police were dispatched to Virginia Hospital Center for the late report of a victim with a laceration. Responding officers were provided with limited information related to the circumstances surrounding the injury. The investigation is ongoing.
ROBBERY, 2021-01280003, 5500 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 12:44 a.m. on January 28, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was obtaining items from her vehicle when she was approached by the suspect, who grabbed her from behind and took an undisclosed amount of cash from the victim’s hand. A brief struggle ensued, during which some of the cash fell to the ground. The victim went to pick up the money, at which point the suspect stole additional items from her vehicle then fled prior to police arrival. The victim was not injured. The suspect is described as a Black male wearing a black hoodie, black hat, black mask, black sweatpants, and black shoes. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY, 2021-01270003, 1800 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-01270054, 2300 block of N. Quincy Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-1270071, 6000 block of 28th Street N.
THREATS, 2021-01270086, 2300 block of N. Quincy Street
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2021-01270113, 5400 block of 18th Street N.
SHOPLIFTING, 2021-01270159, 2700 block of Wilson Boulevard
TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2021-01270163, Crystal Drive at 23rd Street S.
LARCENY, 2021-01270195, 700 block of N. Glebe Road
TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2021-01270218, 15th Street S. at S. Hayes Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2021-01270253, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard
1/27/21, VA UTB8611, 2019 Honda Accord, White
3100 block of N. Harrison Street
1/27/21, VA UTV9502, 2004 Honda Accord, Beige
500 block of 12th Road S.
LARCENY, 2021-01274010, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-01274013, 3100 block of S. High Street
FRAUD, 2021-01274014, 3100 block of 6th Street N.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-01284001, 2100 block of Military Road
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2021-01284002, 1200 block of N. Irving Street