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.
ROBBERY (late), 2021-05240134, 3400 block of Columbia Pike. On May 24, an officer reviewing an online report determined that the incident was a robbery by force. The victim stated that at approximately 2:15 a.m. on May 16, she was walking in the area when the unknown male suspect approached her and attempted to engage in conversation. The suspect then grabbed her purse and attempted to forcibly take her phone out of her hands. A brief struggle ensued and the suspect, unable to remove the phone from the victim’s hand, fled the scene on foot with the purse containing an undisclosed amount of cash and various personal items. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5’6” – 5’9” tall with a darker complexion and short black hair. The investigation is ongoing.
INDECENT EXPOSURE (late), 2021-05250067, 1500 block of Clarendon Boulevard. On May 25, an officer reviewing an online report determined that the incident was an exposure. The reporting party stated that at approximately 11:15 p.m. on May 19, the unknown male suspect entered the residential building and began waiting in the lobby. A short while later, he was observed masturbating and advised that he needed to leave. The suspect is described as a Black male, approximately 5’8” tall, 150 pounds with black hair. The investigation is ongoing.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2021-05240188, 1600 block of N. George Mason Drive
LARCENY, 2021-05250049, 200 block of S. Glebe Road
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-05250175, 2700 block of Beechwood Place
HARASSMENT, 2021-05250194, 3200 block of 12th Street S.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-05254001, 1200 block of N. Vermont Street
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2021-05254002, 6300 block of 23rd Street N.
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2021-05254003, 2700 block of N. Quebec Street
LARCENY, 2021-05254004, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-05254005, 3500 block of 2nd Street S.
LARCENY, 2021-05254006, 2400 block of 24th Road S.
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-05254010, 2200 block of 14th Street N.
HARASSMENT, 2021-05254012, 1000 block of N. Highland Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-05254013, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-05254014, 3100 block of Clarendon Boulevard
FRAUD, 2021-05254015, 6000 block of 6th Street N.
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-05254016, 2500 block of N. Harrison Street
LARCENY, 2021-05254017, 1200 block of N. Wayne Street