Fairfax County News
The Fairfax Connector plans to open 15 new bus routes in 2013 to coincide with the opening of the Metro's Silver Line into Reston.
Fairfax County Police have released a new composite sketch of a suspected serial groper in the Springfield area and announced an 18th possible incident.
It's a problem taking a bit of a toll on Virginia transportation.
Lawyers for three Fairfax County high school students arrested for possession and distribution of child pornography say the charges are groundless because the teens were involved in consensual sex.
A frantic search is on for a 27-year-old Clifton man who went missing on Saturday morning.
Fifteen teenagers are charged with making and using fire bombs. All the teens are from the Herndon and Chantilly areas.
Ryan Price, research associate, Center for Regional Analysis at George Mason University
A robbery in Fairfax County has left a woman injured and police searching for her assailant.
Three West Springfield High School male students were arrested on Jan. 11 and charged as juveniles with possession, reproduction, distribution, solicitation and facilitation of child pornography, ABC 7 reports.
Authorities have identified the second woman who died in a Falls Church house fire last month.
Two women say they were groped in Springfield within a half hour of each other this week, and police are investigating whether the incidents are tied to past groping incidents.
The Virginia Department of Taxation and Fairfax County police Wednesday issued warnings to residents about the unrelated financial schemes.
Residents who walk along the W&OD Trail near Reston Avenue are being warned to take precautions after a woman was assaulted there.
Local police investigators have received more than a dozen reports of an inheritance scam involving emails supposedly sent from the Fairfax County Police Department.
The use of cameras on school buses to catch people passing illegally is growing. Falls Church has become the first community in Virginia to approve them.
Defense contractor Northrop Grumman Corp. said Wednesday that its fourth-quarter net income fell 3 percent, hurt by lower government spending.
Fairfax County wants to crack down on campaign signs that proliferate at intersections and along area roads.
Police say they arrested a man they say stole credit card information from unsuspecting victims by using a "skimmer" device on an ATM.
A construction project intended to reduce traffic congestion around George Mason University's Fairfax Campus has begun — and is likely to snarl traffic.
The state's population growth is outpacing the nation, with Northern Virginia, Hampton Roads and the Richmond area leading the way.