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.
ASSAULT ON LAW ENFORCEMENT, 2021-01050080, 700 block of 12th Street S. At approximately 10:11 a.m. on January 5, police were dispatched to the report of a domestic dispute. Upon arrival, officers made contact with hotel management who reported that individuals allegedly staying in the room were not registered guests. Officers made contact with the occupants of the room to attempt to investigate the dispute and one occupant provided what was later determined to be a false identity. It was also inconsistent with the information of the individual registered to the room. Using law enforcement resources, officers were able to identify the suspect and he was determined to be wanted by multiple law enforcement agencies. As they attempted to detain him, he actively resisted, attempted to run away, and struck an officer with his elbow. The officer sustained minor injury. Paris Simmons, 21, of Washington, D.C., was arrested and charged with Assault & Battery on Law Enforcement, Obstruction of Justice, Giving False Identity to Law Enforcement While Detained, Manufacture/Sell/Possess Fake Identification, and Identity Theft.
ASSAULT ON LAW ENFORCEMENT, 2021-01060034, 6000 block of Williamsburg Boulevard. At approximately 2:43 a.m. on January 6, police were dispatched to the report of vehicle tampering. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim observed the suspect allegedly inside his vehicle and previously observed him pulling on the door handles to approximately four other vehicles in an attempt to gain entry unsuccessfully. The victim reported that an undisclosed amount of cash had been stolen from the vehicle. A lookout was broadcast and an officer canvasing the area located an individual matching the suspect description and attempted to detain him, however he actively resisted and a brief struggle ensued. With the assistance of additional arriving officers, the suspect was taken into custody. While in booking, the suspect continued to act disorderly and kicked a deputy in the leg. Robert Kimmer, 26, of Manassas, Va. was arrested and charged with Assault & Battery on Law Enforcement, Vehicle Tampering, Obstruction of Justice, Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
LARCENY FROM AUTO (significant), 2021-01040171, S. Eads Street at S. Glebe Road. At approximately 5:32 p.m. on January 4, police were dispatched to the report of a larceny from auto. Upon arrival, it was determined that the between 3:36 p.m. and 5:10 p.m., two unknown suspects broke the window to a vehicle and stole a firearm. Suspect One is described as a male, possibly Hispanic, 5’6”-5’7”. Suspect Two is described as a Black male, 5’9”-5’11”. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY, 2021-01054005, 1800 block of N. Scott Street
LARCENY, 2021-01054007, 1300 block of Fort Myer Drive
FRAUD, 2021-01054008, 4600 block of 8th Road S.
LARCENY, 2021-01054009, 3500 block of 22nd Street S.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-01054010, 2000 block of N. Lincoln Street
LARCENY, 2021-01054011, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street
LARCENY, 2021-01054012, 1200 block of S. Scott Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-01054014, 3200 block of N. Wakefield Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-01054016, 1700 block of S. Ives Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2021-01054017, 2300 block of 24th Road S.
FRAUD, 2021-01054018, 4500 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive
LARCENY, 2021-01064001, 1900 block of Columbia Pike