Prince William County News
The Prince William County Police Department is being examined by assessors from a national law enforcement group.
Now that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has linked 12 cases of swine flu to agricultural fairs in Hawaii, Ohio and Indiana, local health officials are warning people to take precautions as they go to county fairs in Virginia and Maryland.
Prince William County Police Chief Charlie Deane handled some of the biggest crimes in our region during his four decades on the force and his 24 years as its chief.
Prince William County police are investigating two deadly crashes on the western end of the county.
A former police officer turned ice cream shop owner was in court this week facing 23 charges of sexually assaulting a boy back in 1996.
Sword fighting and blade wielding isn't just for the movies anymore. Fencing brings the thrill and action of swordplay to people both young and old. It's also an Olympic sport that has gained popularity over the years, including in Manassas.
A 50-year-old Woodbridge man was arrested on Wednesday for several rapes police say he committed in the 1990s against an underage woman.
A 4-year-old boy is dead following an accidental self-inflicted fatal gunshot to the head.
An attempt will be made to alleviate another of the region's road bottlenecks. But this time, it will be done without state or federal money.
The Auto Train, which travels from Lorton, Va. to Sanford, Fla., is one of the region's most unique forms of transportation, combining mass transit and America's love of the automobile.
The new Potomac Nationals ballpark will feature skyboxes, crabs and better training facilities.
Virginia and local officials say they have a deal with the owner of the Potomac Nationals to build a new minor league ballpark for the club in Woodbridge.
A 9-year-old girl is being recognized for saving a 4-year-old girl from drowning in Manassas last month.
More than 100 families were left homeless last year after Tropical Storm Lee inundated Holly Acres Mobile Home Park in Prince William County. Some residents were able to move back, but now they could be facing eviction.
Like in people, dogs can suffer from heat stroke. Watch for heavy panting and ropy saliva.
An 11-year-old boy is being hailed as a hero after helping residents of a Woodbridge apartment building escape a four-alarm-fire Thursday night.
The body of Mohammad Mehboob was recovered from the Occoquan River early Friday morning. Fairfax County police are investigating.
A Manassas woman was charged with felony child neglect on Friday after police say she left her five young children unsupervised near a pool and one of them nearly drowned.
A man who pleaded guilty to murdering his wife, walking up to her car at Chick-fil-A drive- through in northern Virginia and shooting her at point-bank range, will spend years in prison.
The disease, which claimed the lives of two area residents in 2011, is carried by mosquitoes, which have descended upon the D.C. region in droves following a warm winter and early spring season.