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Posted on: August 11, 2016

Repairs to Government Center Parking Garage Resume

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Work on the Government Center parking garage will resume tonight, Thursday, August 25, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. The garage will re-open tomorrow, Friday, August 26, 2016, at 6:00 a.m. Repairs will continue over the weekend beginning at 6:00 p.m., Friday, August...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Loudoun Procurement Division Recognized for Excellence by National Organization

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The Loudoun County Division of Procurement has received the Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institute.

The Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award is given annually to organizations that demonstrate ...Details...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

County Hosts Meeting on Proposed Route 50 & Loudoun County Parkway Interchange

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Loudoun County will host a public information meeting on Tuesday, August 30, 2016, to present conceptual designs for an interchange at Loudoun County Parkway and Route 50. The meeting will be held at Liberty Elementary School, 25491 Riding Center Drive i...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

County Encourages Registering Mobile Phones for Automatic Emergency Voice Notifications

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Loudoun County encourages people who live and work in the county to register their mobile phone numbers and addresses in the Alert Loudoun system to receive automatic emergency voice notifications about local emergencies.

“We use this technology for li...More...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

1833 Loudoun County Court Seal Found

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Loudoun County’s treasure trove of historic records has yielded a significant discovery – the earliest county court seal found in the court’s records. Staff in the Clerk of the Circuit Court Historic Records Division recently found an 1833 county court se...More...

Posted on: August 9, 2016

Board Adopts Amendments to County’s Noise Ordinance

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will begin to enforce the recent changes to county’s noise regulations on September 1, 2016. The amendments to Chapter 654.02 of the county’s Codified Ordinances were adopted by the Board of Supervisors during its July ...Details...

Posted on: August 5, 2016

Affordable Dwelling Units for Sale in Active Adult Communities for Ages 55 and Up

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The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit Program (ADU) has available units in active adult communities in the Ashburn area that serve people ages 55 and older. In addition to income and credit requirements, applicants to purchase these properties must...More...

Posted on: August 17, 2016

Sprint Cellular Service Restored for Loudoun Customers

Sprint cellular service has now returned to normal status in the region after overnight repairs. If you still receive a busy signal when you call 9-1-1, you should attempt to text to 9-1-1, use a landline phone or use a cellphone covered by another provid...More...

Posted on: August 2, 2016

Loudoun Phasing out Automated Telephone Inspection Request System

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Effective Friday, September 2, 2016, Loudoun County’s voice-Automated Inspection Request System (AIRS) will no longer be available to schedule or cancel construction inspections. The county is phasing out the system due to declining use and outdated techn...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2016

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect for Loudoun

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The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Loudoun County for most of Saturday, forecasting temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat index values of up to 110 degrees.

County officials remind residents to take precautio...Read on...

Posted on: August 5, 2016

Online Auction Features Piano, Pressure Washer, PCs, and More

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The Loudoun County government’s current online auction includes a Charles R. Walter upright piano, a Landa pressure washer, many PCs as well as laptops, vehicles, books, office equipment, and more. The auction will close at 12 noon, Thursday, August 11, 2...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2016

Loudoun County Recognized For Performance Management Success

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Loudoun County has again received recognition from the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) for superior performance management efforts. The ICMA Center for Performance Analytics has awarded Loudoun a Certificate of Achievement. Loudoun...Details...

Posted on: July 19, 2016

Next County Home Improvement Program Seminar is August 3

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Loudoun County will hold a free informational seminar Wednesday August 3, 2016, to provide information about the county’s home improvement programs. The seminar is being offered at three different times - 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2:00 p.m. - at the Rus...More...

Posted on: July 19, 2016

County Attorney Determines Text Messages Did Not Violate FOIA

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Loudoun County Government is aware of concerns raised by members of the public regarding an exchange of text messages sent to and received by Blue Ridge District Supervisor Tony Buffington during the Board of Supervisors’ Transportation and Land Use Commi...Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2016

Next Phase of Metrorail SafeTrack Program to Affect Loudoun Commuters

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The next phase of the Metrorail maintenance program, SafeTrack, is scheduled for July 20-31, 2016, and will directly affect some riders of the Loudoun County Transit bus service.

SafeTrack is a year-long, extensive maintenance program which includes t...Details...

Posted on: July 15, 2016

Opportunities Available to Serve on County Government Boards and Commissions

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors encourages residents to become actively involved in their county government. There are currently opportunities for people to serve on the following county and regional advisory boards, commissions and committees.
...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Signage and Striping Project Planned for Belmont Ridge Road and Northstar Boulevard

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Loudoun County officials want motorists to be aware of an upcoming planned signage and striping project at the intersection of Belmont Ridge Road (Route 659) and Northstar Boulevard in Ashburn.

Beginning on or about Monday, July 18, 2016, and continu...More...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

Repairs to Government Center Parking Garage to Affect Public & Employee Parking

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Upcoming repair work at the Loudoun County Government Center parking garage at 1 Harrison Street, S.E. in Leesburg will impact public and employee parking from June 24 through the end of August 2016. The parking garage will generally be closed to parking...Details...

Posted on: June 14, 2016

Charles Yudd is New Deputy County Administrator

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Charles Yudd has been promoted to Deputy County Administrator, effective July 1, 2016, Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday. Yudd currently serves as one of five Assistant County Administrators.

In his new role, Yudd will prov...Details...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

Mosquito Control Awareness Week is June 26 – July 2

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With National Mosquito Control Awareness Week recognized June 26 - July 2, 2016, Loudoun County health officials remind everyone that there are simple steps that each of us can take to prevent mosquitoes from breeding around our homes, which will help to ...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2016

Silver Line Small Area Plan Presentation and Workshop Set for June 29

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Loudoun County will host a presentation and workshop on the Silver Line Small Area Plan from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at Moorefield Station Elementary School, 22325 Mooreview Parkway in Ashburn.

The Silver Line Small Area Plan ...More...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Prepare For Power Outages

Parts of Loudoun County are experiencing severe weather that has resulted in sporadic power outages, according to local utilities. As the weather forecast evolves, the potential for additional power outages exists. Loudoun County encourages residents to k...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2016

Own a Home in Loudoun? You May Qualify for County Home Improvement Program

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Loudoun County has home improvement and repair programs which are designed to preserve and rehabilitate existing affordable housing.

  • The Loudoun County Home Improvement Program (LCHIP) is available countywide to low- and moderate -income homeowners who ...
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Posted on: June 3, 2016

Metrorail SafeTrack Program Will Affect Loudoun Commuters

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The Metrorail maintenance program, SafeTrack, which begins June 4, 2016, will affect Loudoun County commuters whether they use Metro, ride a Loudoun County bus or drive to work.

SafeTrack is a year-long, extensive maintenance program which will includ...More...

Posted on: May 25, 2016

New Locations to Purchase Local Bus Punch Passes

As a result of the relocation of the Loudoun County Transit offices, local bus riders may now purchase punch passes at the Treasurer’s Office, located on the first floor of the Government Center at 1 Harrison Street, SE, Leesburg, VA 20175.

Quantities...Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2016

Loudoun County Recognized for “30 Years of Excellence” in GIS

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Loudoun County has received an award for excellence in its use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) over the last 30 years. The county received the award from Esri, the leading company in the international GIS software industry.

Loudoun County pu...Details...

Posted on: May 19, 2016

Loudoun County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate

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Loudoun County has sold more than $180 million in bonds in two separate sales, achieving very favorable interest rates with each sale, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Thursday. The county also achieved a net present value savings of more than...More...

Posted on: May 13, 2016

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm Loudoun’s Triple-A Rating

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The nation’s top bond rating agencies have again affirmed Loudoun County’s AAA rating on its general obligation bonds, noting the county’s robust economy and prudent fiscal management practices and policies. Loudoun County has held the Aaa rating from Moo...More...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

Loudoun Receives Statewide Award for Veterans Services Program

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Loudoun County has earned statewide recognition for its Veterans Services Program. The program, housed in the Department of Family Services (DFS), has received the Virginia Department of Social Services 2016 Local Recognition Award for Innovation, Impleme...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2016

Loudoun Board Approves Zika Response Plan

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Zika Virus Response Plan
The Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the Loudoun County Zika Virus Response Plan Tuesday. In addition, the Board appropriated a contingency fund of $100,000 for mosquito abatement. The fund would be used for targeted mos...
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Posted on: April 25, 2016

Board Endorses Process for Developing New Comprehensive Plan

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has endorsed a process for development of a new Comprehensive Plan for Loudoun. On Thursday, the Board unanimously approved a comprehensive plan charter, which outlines the process for creating the new plan.

A C...Details...

Posted on: April 26, 2016

Loudoun Celebrates “Topping Out” of Dulles South Multipurpose Center

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Loudoun County marked a significant milestone for Phase II and III of the Dulles South Multipurpose Center with a “topping out” ceremony at the center Tuesday, which is a tradition in the construction industry to recognize completion of the structural pha...Details...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Law Enforcement Officers Using New Assessment Tool for Domestic Violence Incidents

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Law enforcement officers in Loudoun County are now using the Lethality Assessment Protocol (LAP) at the scene of domestic violence incidents. The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and the Leesburg Police Department are using the nationally-recognized, evide...Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2016

Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Adopts Fiscal Year 2017 Budget

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a budget totaling approximately $2.46 billion in total appropriations for the general county government and school system for Fiscal Year 2017 (FY 17). The adopted budget includes a real property tax r...Details...

Posted on: April 1, 2016

Animal Foster Care Orientation April 5 Moved to Animal Shelter

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Loudoun County Animal Service’s Foster Orientation meeting scheduled for Tuesday April 5, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. has been moved from Windmill Drive in Ashburn to the Loudoun County Animal Shelter at 39820 Charles Town Pike, Waterford. The time and date remain...Read on...

Posted on: March 15, 2016

Loudoun County Offers ‘Mental Health First Aid’ Training

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Loudoun County is offering a new program, Mental Health First Aid, designed to help members of the public better identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses.

This free, public education program is intended for a variety of audiences...More...

Posted on: February 26, 2016

Text to 911 Available in Loudoun

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Beginning Tuesday, March 1, 2016, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) will have the capability to receive text messages to 911. Text to 911 allows people in Loudoun County and all of its incorporated towns to send a text message from ...More...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Proffer Bill Likely to Be Signed; Loudoun Board Requests Changes

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Following repeated attempts by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and its legislative program staff to work with and to educate members of Virginia’s General Assembly regarding the very probable unintended consequences of Senate Bill 549, it has beco...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Appeals to Governor to Veto Proffer Bill

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is appealing to Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to veto a bill passed by the General Assembly that would limit a locality’s ability to negotiate and accept proffers.

On Tuesday, the Board unanimously adopted a ...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Margaret Graham is New Director of Mental Health, Substance Abuse & Developmental Services

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Margaret Graham has been selected to serve as the new Director of the Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse & Developmental Services (MHSADS), County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday. Graham, who joined the Loudoun Count...More...

Posted on: January 23, 2016

Top 4 Messages for Loudoun Residents During the Blizzard

Updated Sunday, January 24, 2016: All Loudoun County facilities are closed on Sunday, January 24, 2016.

Loudoun County officials continue to monitor the evolving weather and road conditions. All Loudoun County facilities are closed on Saturday, January 23, 2016. The National Weather Service reports more than 12 inches snow fell overnight and the blizzard warning remains in effect until 6:00 a.m. Sunday morning, January 24, 2016.

The Virginia Department of Transportation is out in full force. Updated road conditions can be viewed online 511virginia.org

Here the top 4 messages for all of us to know during the blizzard:

1. Stay Off the Roads. State Police and VDOT report that road conditions across Loudoun County are “severe.” Please do not considering driving today for the following reasons:

  • Even 4-wheel drive vehicles and large plow trucks are having trouble getting around—in some cases they’re getting stuck! Don't risk it.
  • VDOT plow drivers can get their job done more easily without vehicles on the roads.
  • Don’t create an unnecessary call to public safety. Many roads are not passable - you will get stuck and need help; Sheriff’s Office and Fire & Rescue personnel are needed for true emergencies. In addition, this weather is likely to delay responses.

2. Be Prepared.

3. Stay Safe.

4. Stay Informed.Get regular updates on the process of the blizzard by watching local news reports or visiting the National Weather Service’s website. Loudoun County will keep you up-to-date along with VDOT and others. We’ve posted links to all the information sources you need at www.loudoun.gov/winterMore...

Posted on: September 14, 2015

Work on Route 7-659 Interchange to Begin

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The Loudoun County government has issued a “notice to proceed” for the Route 7/Route 659 (Belmont Ridge Road) interchange and widening project. Work on the interchange at the intersection of Route 7 and Belmont Ridge Road is planned for 36 months. The cou...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2015

Shawn Williams Releases Statement Following Resignation from Board of Supervisors

UPDATE: September 7, 2015 - 10:50 a.m.

Following his resignation from the Board of Supervisors yesterday, Shawn Williams released the statement below this morning, which the county is publishing on his behalf.

"Yesterday I resigned my position as t...Read on...


Loudoun County Public Library

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Posted on: August 16, 2016

Loudoun Library Card Art Contest Winners Chosen

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Four designs by local artists have been chosen for a limited edition commemorative Loudoun County Public Library card.

The Loudoun County Art Advisory Committee chose four original and creative works of art that reflect the spirit of Loudoun and the L...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2016

Ready. Set. Read!

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Children, teens and adults can exercise their minds this summer during the Loudoun County Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, “Get in the Game: Read!”

The program kicks off Wednesday, June 15, 2016, with events at all eight Library branches that ...Read on...


News From Animal Services

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Posted on: July 6, 2016

Pets in Hot Cars – A Deadly Combination

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Nearly every day in the spring and summer, Loudoun County Animal Control Officers respond to reports of pets left inside cars on hot days. The cars are usually found in shopping center parking lots, and the pet owners often offer the same response - "I wa...Read on...


Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney

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Posted on: August 8, 2016

Virginia Supreme Court Denies Petition for New Trial

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 8, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

VIRGINIA SUPREME COURT DENIES PETITION FOR NEW TRIAL

RYAN WILLIAMS REMAINS IN...Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Enters Guilty Pleas

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 4, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MS-13 GANG MEMBER ENTERS GUILTY PLEAS

SENTENCING SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 10, 2...Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2016

Career Drug Dealer Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

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July 27, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CAREER DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON

CRIMINAL HISTORY DATES ...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

Frederick, Maryland Man Sentenced for Soliciting a Minor Over the Internet

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Loudoun County, Virginia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 26, 2016

Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

FREDERICK, MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR SOLICITING A MINO...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2016

Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman Appointed to the Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission

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July 25, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman Appointed by Virginia House of Delegates to t...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2016

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Loudoun Restaurateur to Prison for Fourteen Months

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July 20, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Loudoun Restaurateur to Prison for Fourte...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

Maryland Man Sentenced for Carnal Knowledge of a Child

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 1, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A CHILD

JUDGE IMPOSES 6 YEARS AN...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

Kessel Sentenced for Sexually Assaulting Child at Sterling In-Home Daycare

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 1, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

KESSEL SENTENCED FOR SEXUALLY ASSAULTING CHILD AT STERLING IN-HOME DAYCARE

JUDG...Read on...

Posted on: June 11, 2016

Former Loudoun Volunteer Paramedic Sentenced for Sex Offenses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 11, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FORMER LOUDOUN VOLUNTEER PARAMEDIC SENTENCED FOR SEX OFFENSES

JUDGE IMPOSES ...Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2016

Lally Convicted of Assaulting Law Enforcement Officer

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June 7, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LALLY CONVICTED OF ASSAULTING LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT FO...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2016

Forde Convicted of First Degree Murder

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May 27, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FORDE CONVICTED OF FIRST DEGREE MURDER

DEFENDANT FACES LIFE IN PRISON

LEESBU...Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2016

Senior ACA Gigi Lawless Receives Duvall Distinguished JDR Prosecutor Award

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Loudoun County, Virginia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:April 12, 2016

Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Senior Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney Gigi Lawless ...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2016

National Crime Victims' Rights Week - 2016

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 31, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office and Victim Witness Program to Re...Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2016

Leesburg Man Convicted for Stealing Checks from Employer

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 17, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN CONVICTED FOR STEALING CHECKS FROM EMPLOYER

DEFENDANT TO PAY O...Read on...

Posted on: March 16, 2016

Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman Named to State-wide Judicial Commission

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 16, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman Named to State-wide Judicial Commission

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Headed to Prison for Drug and Weapons Charges

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 16, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MS-13 GANG MEMBER HEADED TO PRISON FOR DRUG AND WEAPONS CHARGES

TWO YEARS A...Read on...

Posted on: March 15, 2016

Kessel Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting Child at Sterling In-Home Daycare

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 15, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

KESSEL PLEADS GUILTY TO SEXUALLY ASSAULTING CHILD AT STERLING IN-HOME DAYCARE ...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Mastermind Behind Credit Card Theft Ring Sentenced to Fifteen Years by Loudoun Jury

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 2, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MASTERMIND BEHIND CREDIT CARD THEFT RING SENTENCED TO FIFTEEN YEARS BY LOUDOUN JU...Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2016

Corletto Convicted of Second Degree Murder and Stabbing in the Commission of a Felony

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February 26, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CORLETTO CONVICTED OF SECOND DEGREE MURDER AND STABBING IN THE COMMISSION OF ...Read on...

Posted on: February 12, 2016

Judge Revokes Suspended Sentence for DWI - Manslaughter After Defendant Continues to Drink and Drive

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February 12, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE REVOKES SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR DWI-MANSLAUGTER AFTER DEFENDANT CONTIN...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Probation Violation Leads to Revocation of 5 year Suspended Sentence

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February 5, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATION VIOLATION LEADS TO REVOCATION OF 5 YEAR SUSPENDED SENTENCE

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Posted on: February 4, 2016

Ashburn Man Sentenced for Five Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

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February 2, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

ASHBURN MAN SENTENCED FOR FIVE COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

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Posted on: December 2, 2015

Repeat Criminal Given Six Years and Nine Months for Pistol Whipping and Attempted Robbery

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December 2, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

REPEAT CRIMINAL GIVEN SIX YEARS AND NINE MONTHSFOR PISTOL WHIPPING AND ATTEM...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2015

Spradling Pleads Guilty in 2013 Sterling Homicide

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October 27, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

SPRADLING PLEADS GUILTY IN 2013 STERLING HOMICIDE

LENGTHY HISTORY OF DOMEST...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2015

Sterling Man Sentenced for Purcellville Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 27, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING MAN SENTENCED FOR PURCELLVILLE ROBBERY

JUDGE IMPOSES 58 YEAR SENTE...Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2015

Judge Imposes Two Years for Grand Larceny

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 22, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YEARS FOR GRAND LARCENY

DEFENDANT ORDERED TO PAY $86,00...Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2015

Ashburn Man Sentenced for Child Abuse

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 22, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

ASHBURN MAN SENTENCED FOR CHILD ABUSE

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YEAR PRISON TERM ...Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2015

Court of Appeals Denies Petition for Rehearing

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 22, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

COURT OF APPEALS DENIES PETITION FOR REHEARING

MOSES HARRIS REMAINS IN PRIS...Read on...

Posted on: August 5, 2015

Jury Fixes Sentence at Seventeen Years for Auto Theft and Driving After Declared a Habitual Offender

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 5, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT SEVENTEEN YEARS FOR AUTO THEFT AND DRIVING AFTER DECLARED...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Man Sentenced for Exposing Himself at Leesburg Recreation Center

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August 3, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MAN SENTENCED FOR EXPOSING HIMSELF AT LEESBURG RECREATION CENTER

HALL TO SERV...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Brumback Enters Pleas of Guilt in Connection to Attempted First Degree Murder

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August 3, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Brumback Enters Pleas of Guilt in Connection to Attempted First Degree Murder ...Read on...

Posted on: July 23, 2015

Virginia Woman Sentenced for 35th Felony Conviction

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July 23, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

VIRGINIA WOMAN SENTENCED FOR 35TH FELONY CONVICTION

JUDGE IMPOSES FOUR YEARS...Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2015

Maryland Man Sentenced for Waterford Home Invasion

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July 10, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR WATERFORD HOME INVASION

FINAL CASE CONCLUDES 27 MON...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2015

Plowman Elected to Board of Governors of State Bar's Criminal Law Section

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July 6, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PLOWMAN ELECTED TO BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF STATE BAR’S CRIMINAL LAW SECTION

TERM ...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2015

Loudoun County Adult Detention Center Inmated Convicted of Perjury

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July 1, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN COUNTY ADULT DETENTION CENTER INMATE CONVICTED OF PERJURY

JURY FIXES SE...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

Jury Finds Maryland Man Guilty in Prescription Fraud Cases

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June 16, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JURY FINDS MARYLAND MAN GUILTY IN PRESCRIPTION FRAUD CASES

JURY FIXES PRISON...Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2015

Sterling Man Sentenced After Pleading Guilty to Possession of Child Pornography

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June 12, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING MAN SENTENCED AFTER PLEADING GUILTY TO POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2015

Loudoun High School Seniors Take Top Honors in Virginia State Bar Essay Competition

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June 4, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS TAKE TOP HONORS IN VIRGINIA STATE BAR ESSAY COMPETITIO...Read on...

Posted on: May 28, 2015

Reston Man Sentenced for Rape

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May 28, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

RESTON MAN SENTENCED FOR RAPE

TWENTY-NINE YEARS IMPOSED

LEESBURG, Virgin...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2015

Judge Imposes Two Years for Embezzlement

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May 19, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YEARS FOR EMBEZZLEMENT

DEFENDANT REPAID OVER $938,000 IN RES...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2015

Repeat Drunk Driver Headed to Prison

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May 15, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

REPEAT DRUNK DRIVER HEADED TO PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSES 15 MONTH PRISON TERM

LEES...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2015

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Six and a Half Years in Prison for Buglaries

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May 12, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED TO SIX AND A HALF YEARS IN PRISON FOR BURGLARIES

LE...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2015

D.C. Woman Sentenced for Theft from Ulta

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May 11, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

D.C. WOMAN SENTENCED FOR THEFT FROM ULTAJUDGE IMPOSES ONE YEAR AND FOUR MONTHS
...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

Man Sentenced in Ashburn Attempted Rape and Abduction

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May 8, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MAN SENTENCED IN ASHBURN ATTEMPTED RAPE AND ABDUCTION

JUDGE IMPOSES TEN YEAR PRI...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

Repeat Drunk Driver Headed to Prison

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May 8, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

REPEAT DRUNK DRIVER HEADED TO PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YEAR PRISON TERM

LEESB...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2015

Manassas Man Sentenced for DUI Maiming

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April 14, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MANASSAS MAN SENTENCED FOR DUI MAIMING

AYALA TO SERVE TWO AND A HALF YEA...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2015

Sterling Man Convicted of Mob Assault

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April 3, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING MAN CONVICTED OF MOB ASSAULT

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT TWENTY-FIVE YEARS...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2015

Crime Victims' Rights Week 2015

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 3, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office and Victim Witness Program to Rec...Read on...

Posted on: March 18, 2015

Sterling Woman Sentenced for Two Counts of Child Neglect

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 18, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING WOMAN SENTENCED FOR TWO COUNTS OF CHILD NEGLECT

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YE...Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2015

Commonwealth's Attorney's Statement Regarding Reports of Supervisor Williams' Past Conduct

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 14, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

COMMONWEALTH’S ATTORNEY’S STATEMENT REGARDING
REPORTS OF SUPERVISOR WILLIAMS’...Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2015

Anthony Roberts Indicted in 2009 Lansdowne Murder Case

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February 10, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

ANTHONY ROBERTS INDICTED IN 2009 LANSDOWNE MURDER CASE

LEESBURG, Virginia ...Read on...

Posted on: February 6, 2015

Court Of Appeals Affirms 2nd Degree Murder Conviction

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February 6, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

COURT OF APPEALS AFFIRMS 2ND DEGREE MURDER CONVICTION

ROBERT E. ROY REMAINS...Read on...

Posted on: December 22, 2014

Drug Distribution Case Presented to Loudoun Jury

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 22, 2014
Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DRUG DISTRIBUTION CASE PRESENTED TO LOUDOUN JURY

JURY RESPONDS BY IMPOS...Read on...

Posted on: December 22, 2014

Northern Virginia Men Convicted of Robbery

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 22, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

NORTHERN VIRGINIA MEN CONVICTED OF ROBBERY

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT THIRTY-T...Read on...

Posted on: December 19, 2014

Judge Upholds Jury Sentence

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December 19, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE UPHOLDS JURY SENTENCE

15 YEARS IMPOSED FOR SEX OFFENDER

LEESBURG, ...Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2014

Western Loudoun Man Sentenced for Drug Offenses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 14, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

WESTERN LOUDOUN MAN SENTENCED FOR DRUG OFFENSES

JUDGE IMPOSES 7 1/2 YEAR S...Read on...

Posted on: November 13, 2014

Judge Imposes Jury Sentence

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 13, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE IMPOSES JURY SENTENCE

WILLIAMS TO SERVE LIFE, PLUS THREE YEARS...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2014

Home Health Care Aide Sentenced for Larceny of Checks

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 3, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

HOME HEALTH CARE AIDE SENTENCED FOR LARCENY OF CHECKS

DEFENDANT TO REPAY O...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2014

Repeat Offender Sentenced for Breaking and Entering

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 3, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

REPEAT OFFENDER SENTENCED FOR BREAKING AND ENTERING

LEESBURG MAN TO SERV...Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2014

Leesburg Woman Found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

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October 24, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Leesburg Woman Found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

Dispositional Hearing...Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2014

Drug Charge Returns Leesburg Man to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 17, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DRUG CHARGE RETURNS LEESBURG MAN TO PRISON

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT FOUR YE...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 6, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

LEESBURG, Virginia –October is observed na...Read on...

Posted on: September 24, 2014

Repeat Offender Returns to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 24, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242REPEAT OFFENDER RETURNS TO PRISON
UPPERVILLE MAN SENTENCED FOR DRIVING OFFENS...Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2014

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Leesburg Man to Prison for Four Years

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September 11, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Leesburg Man to Prison for Four Year...Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2014

Sterling Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse

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September 11, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Sterling Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse

Judge Imposes Five Years

LEESB...Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2014

Basketball Coach Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with Former Youth Player

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September 11, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Basketball Coach Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with Former Youth Play...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

Sterling Man Convicted of Rape

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August 26, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING MAN CONVICTED OF RAPE

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT FIFTEEN YEARS

LEESB...Read on...

Posted on: August 8, 2014

Former Loudoun Co. Teacher Sentenced for Fifty Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 8, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FORMER LOUDOUN COUNTY TEACHER SENTENCED FOR FIFTY COUNTS OF
POSSESSION OF CHI...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2014

Judge Imposes Three Years for Obtaining Property by False Pretense

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July 22, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE IMPOSES THREE YEARS FOR OBTAINING PROPERTY BY FALSE PRETENSE

DEFENDANT...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2014

Weapon Charge Sends Previously Convicted Felon to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 15, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

WEAPON CHARGE SENDS PREVIOUSLY CONVICTED FELON TO PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSES 3 YEA...Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2014

Court of Appeals Upholds Loudoun County Ordinance

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July 7, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

COURT OF APPEALS UPHOLDS LOUDOUN COUNTY ORDINANCE

APPELLANT’S CONVICTION AFFIRM...Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2014

Great Falls Man Sentenced to Jail in "Upskirting" Incident at Wegmans

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June 26, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

GREAT FALLS MAN SENTENCED TO JAIL IN“UPSKIRTING” INCIDENT AT WEGMANS

LEESB...Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2014

Leesburg Man Sentenced for Eight Counts of Possession of Sexually Explicit Material

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June 26, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED FOR EIGHT COUNTS OFPOSSESSION OF SEXUALLY EXPLICIT MATER...Read on...

Posted on: June 18, 2014

Callahan Convicted for River Creek Bomb Explosion

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 18, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CALLAHAN CONVICTED FOR RIVER CREEK BOMB EXPLOSION

LEESBURG, Virginia – June ...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2014

Williams Convicted of First Degree Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 17, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

WILLIAMS CONVICTED OF FIRST DEGREE MURDER

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT LIFE, PLUS TH...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2014

Basketball Coach Pleads No Contest to Sex Offenses with Former Youth Player

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 5, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

BASKETBALL COACH PLEADS NO CONTEST TO SEX OFFENSES WITH FORMER YOUTH PLAYER

JUD...Read on...

Posted on: May 29, 2014

Honduran Drug Dealer Sentenced

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 29, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

HONDURAN DRUG DEALER SENTENCED

JUDGE IMPOSES 3 YEAR AND 3 MONTH SENTENCE

L...Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2014

Loudoun Chapter of Beat the Odds® to Present 2014 Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 16, 2014

Contact: Matthew P. Snow, Esq.7 East Market, Suite 102
Leesburg, Virginia 20176(703) 779-2000

Loudoun Chapter of Beat the Odds® to Present 2014 Awards

Tenth Annual Award Ceremony to Distribute Largest Amo...Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2014

Mother Sentenced for 2005 Death of Daughter

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 7, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MOTHER SENTENCED FOR 2005 DEATH OF DAUGHTER

JUDGE IMPOSES EIGHT YEAR PRISON TE...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

West Virginia Man Sentenced to Eleven Years for Western Loudoun Burglaries

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 6, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

WEST VIRGINIA MAN SENTENCED TO ELEVEN YEARS
FOR WESTERN LOUDOUN BURGLARIES

...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2014

Check Enforcement Program Running Strong After Eight Years

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 2, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CHECK ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM RUNNING STRONG AFTER EIGHT YEARS

MORE THAN A HALF-MI...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2014

Leesburg Man Sentenced for Malicious Wounding

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 14, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED FOR MALICIOUS WOUNDING

JUDGE IMPOSES FOUR YEAR PRIS...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2014

Firearm Charges Send Previously Convicted Felon Back to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 14, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FIREARM CHARGES SEND PREVIOUSLY CONVICTED FELON BACK TO PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSE...Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2014

Annual Open House and Victims’ Services Award Ceremony

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 28, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office and Victim Witness Program to Re...Read on...

Posted on: October 25, 2013

Sterling Man Likely to Spend Rest of His Life in Prison

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Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

STERLING MAN LIKELY TO SPEND REST OF HIS LIFE IN PRISON

FORTY YEAR ACTIVE SENTENCE IMPOSED

LEESBURG, Virginia – Oc...Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2013

Virginia Supreme Court Refuses Petition for Appeal in Murder Conviction

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 22, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

VIRGINIA SUPREME COURT REFUSES PETITION FOR APPEAL IN MURDER CONVICTION

T...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2013

Habitual Offender Sentenced to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 15, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

HABITUAL OFFENDER SENTENCED TO PRISON

ROADWAYS SAFE FROM LEESBURG DRUNK D...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2013

Leesburg Man Convicted of Assaulting Police Officer

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 15, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN CONVICTED OF ASSAULTING POLICE OFFICER

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YEA...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2013

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 2, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

LEESBURG, Virginia –October is observed na...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2013

Orange County Man Sentenced for Malicious Wounding

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 1, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

ORANGE COUNTY MAN SENTENCED FOR
MALICIOUS WOUNDING

JUDGE IMPOSES 16 YEA...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2013

Defendant Sentenced in Leesburg Retail Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 26, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DEFENDANT SENTENCED IN LEESBURG RETAIL ROBBERY

THREE COUNTY CRIME SPREE L...Read on...

Posted on: September 20, 2013

Sustained Pattern of Abuse Lands Sterling Man in Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 20, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

SUSTAINED PATTERN OF ABUSE LANDS STERLING MAN IN PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSES T...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2013

Probation Violation Leads to Revocation of 30 year Suspended Sentence

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 17, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATION VIOLATION LEADS TO REVOCATION OF
30 YEAR SUSPENDED SENTENCE ...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2013

25 Year Old Man Sentenced for Thefts in South Riding and Sterling

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 30, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-024225 YEAR OLD MAN SENTENCED FOR
THEFTS IN SOUTH RIDING AND STERLING

JUDGE IMP...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2013

Fourth Probation Violation Returns Violent Repeat Offender to Prison for Another 6 Years

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 30, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FOURTH PROBATION VIOLATION RETURNS VIOLENT REPEAT OFFENDER TO PRISON FOR ANOT...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2013

Plowman Re-Elected to Board of Directors of Commonwealth's Attorney's Association

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August 30, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Plowman Re-Elected to Board of Directors ofCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Associat...Read on...

Posted on: January 10, 2013

Sterling Man Convicted of Assaulting Sheriff's Deputy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 10, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING MAN CONVICTED OF ASSAULTING SHERIFF’S DEPUTY

LOUDOUN JURY RECOMM...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2012

Defendant Sentenced in Rite Aid Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 11, 2012Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

DEFENDANT SENTENCED IN RITE-AID ROBBERY

ROBBERY WAS COMMITTED ONE DAY AFTER F...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2012

Leesburg Car Thieves Sentenced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 11, 2012Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG CAR THEIVES SENTENCED

LENGTHY PERIODS OF INCARCERATION HANDED DOWN B...Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2012

Repeat Violent Offender Returns to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 4, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

REPEAT VIOLENT OFFENDER RETURNS TO PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSES 10 YEAR ACTIVE SEN...Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2012

Granddaughter Sentenced to 30 years for 2008 Murder of Family Matriarch

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 24, 2012Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

GRANDDAUGHTER SENTENCED TO 30 YEARS FOR 2008 MURDER OF FAMILY MATRIARCH

FAMILY...Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2012

Child Sexual Predator Found Guilty by Loudoun Jury

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 17, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CHILD SEXUAL PREDATOR FOUND GUILTY BY LOUDOUN JURY

ONE HUNDRED ELEVEN YEA...Read on...

Posted on: October 4, 2012

Loudoun Prosecutors Recognized by Falls Church Police Department for Efforts in Special Prosecution

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 4, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN PROSECUTORS RECOGNIZED BY FALLS CHURCH POLICE DEPARTMENT FOR EFFORTS ...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2012

Jury Finds Maryland Man Guilty in Attempted Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 1, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JURY FINDS MARYLAND MAN GUILTY IN ATTEMPTED ROBBERY

FIVE YEAR PRISON SENTE...Read on...

Posted on: September 27, 2012

Commonwealth's Attorney's Office Discontinues Prosecution of Leo Durocher

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 27, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

COMMONWEALTH’S ATTORNEY’S OFFICE DISCONTINUES PROSECUTION OF LEO DUROCHER ...Read on...

Posted on: September 25, 2012

Probation Violation Returns Gang Member to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 25, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATION VIOLATION RETURNS GANG MEMBER TO PRISON

JUDGE RE-IMPOSES 4 YE...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2012

Inappropriate Internet Chats Lead to 5 Year Prison Term

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 14, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

INAPPROPRIATE INTERNET CHATS LEAD TO 5 YEAR PRISON TERM

STAFFORD MAN IS S...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2012

Op-Ed: Tardy Prosecutions Were Extreme Cases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 6, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

OP-ED: TARDY PROSECUTIONS WERE EXTREME CASESJIM PLOWMAN, COMMONWEALTH’S ATT...Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2012

18th Street Gang Member Behind Bars

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 27, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
703 777-0242

18TH STREET GANG MEMBER BEHIND BARS

JUDGE IMPOSES 15 YEAR SENTENCE FOR GANG ME...Read on...


Other Headlines

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Posted on: August 17, 2016

Sprint Cellular Service Restored for Loudoun Customers

Sprint cellular service has now returned to normal status in the region after overnight repairs. If you still receive a busy signal when you call 9-1-1, you should attempt to text to 9-1-1, use a landline phone or use a cellphone covered by another provid...More...

Posted on: August 8, 2016

Loudoun Implements Comprehensive Employee Lactation Support Program

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On July 1, 2016, the Loudoun County Government became the first county government in the Commonwealth of Virginia to implement a comprehensive Employee Lactation Support Program, according to the Virginia Department of Health. The program is the result of...Read on...

Posted on: August 5, 2016

Online Auction Features Piano, Pressure Washer, PCs, and More

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The Loudoun County government’s current online auction includes a Charles R. Walter upright piano, a Landa pressure washer, many PCs as well as laptops, vehicles, books, office equipment, and more. The auction will close at 12 noon, Thursday, August 11, 2...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2016

Loudoun Elections Office Offers Training for Voter Registration Drives

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The Loudoun County Office of Elections reminds individuals and groups wishing to conduct voter registration drives that they are required to complete annual training. Certification from previous trainings will expire July 31 and new training must be compl...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2016

On-Street Parking to be Removed in Woodland Road Industrial Park Area Effective August 10

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Loudoun County is preparing to remove on-street parking as part of a safety improvement project in the Woodland Road Industrial Park area.

In October 2015, the Board of Supervisors directed the Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure t...Details...

Posted on: June 15, 2016

New Hours for Loudoun County Building & Development Front Counters Beginning July 1

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The Loudoun County Department of Building and Development Permitting and Land Development service counters will have new hours of operation beginning Friday, July 1, 2016. The counters will open at 8:30 a.m. and close at 5:00 p.m.

The change from an 8...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2016

County Seeks Proposals from Rental Property Owners for Project-Based Vouchers

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The Loudoun County Department of Family Services is now accepting proposals from the owners of rental property to contract with the county for Project-Based Vouchers (PBV).

The Department of Family Services will award a contract to rental property ow...More...

Posted on: April 28, 2016

Health Department Receives Grant to Help Families “Live Healthy in Loudoun”

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The Loudoun County Health Department, working with the Loudoun Pediatric Obesity Coalition, was recently selected as a grantee by the National WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Association to design and implement a program that will improve access to qual...More...

Posted on: April 20, 2016

Affordable Dwelling Units for Sale in Active Adult Communities for Ages 55 and Up

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The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit Program (ADU) has units available in active adult communities that serve ages 55 and older. These properties are two-bedroom, two-bathroom condominiums located in the Ashburn area. In addition to income and cr...Read on...


Parks, Recreation & Community Services

7 Stories
Posted on: August 17, 2016

General Registration for Fall Classes Opens August 18!

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General registration for fall classes and activities, including after-school programs, offered by the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services begins Thursday, August 18. View the fall guide online or pick up a copy at your nearest PRCS cen...Read on...

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Posted on: July 29, 2016

Access to Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve Redirected

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Effective July 27, 2016, access to Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve is limited to Gleedsville Road. The entrance at Evergreen Mills Road will be closed until further notice during construction for the realignment of The Woods Road. This project will realign ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 18, 2016

September 28 Falls Prevention Screening - Canceled

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A falls prevention screening workshop scheduled for Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at the Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging has been canceled.

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Get into the swing of it!

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Kids can really get into the swing of it this summer at a PRCS Golf Camp. Spaces remain in golf camps for ages 6 and older. Locations include Raspberry Falls, Landsdowne and Dulles Golf. Click on the document link for more information or visit loudoun.gov/webtrac to registerRead on...

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Posted on: June 15, 2016

Special Summer Events at PRCS!

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Bike Parade & Ice Cream Sundaes, Dinner & Dive-in Movie, Great American Backyard Camp-out...sounds like summer at PRCS! Don't miss out on these and more special events all summer long. See pages 10-14 of the Summer Activity Guide, visit loudoun.gov/prcs o...Read on...

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Posted on: May 25, 2016

Summer Cooling Assistance for Seniors

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging, Virginia Department for the Aging, and Dominion Virginia Power are offering a program to provide fans and limited summer cooling assistance to eligible individuals age 60 and older.

The program runs June 1 thro...Read on...

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Posted on: April 26, 2016

Loudoun Celebrates “Topping Out” of Dulles South Multipurpose Center

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Loudoun County marked a significant milestone for Phase II and III of the Dulles South Multipurpose Center with a “topping out” ceremony at the center Tuesday, which is a tradition in the construction industry to recognize completion of the structural pha...Read on...


Public Safety - Fire and Rescue

8 Stories
Posted on: August 25, 2016

2016 Fill-the-Boot for Muscular Dystrophy

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For Additional Information:
Firefighter Laura Rinehart, Public Information [email protected] or 571-233-1649
August 25, 2016

For Immediate Release:
2016 Fill-the-Boot for Muscular Dystrophy

As the end of summer approaches...Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2016

Deputy Chief James Williams Recognized as IAFC Safety Officer of the Year

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For Additional Information:
Firefighter Laura Rinehart, Public Information [email protected] or 571-233-1649
August 22, 2016

For Immediate Release:Deputy Chief James Williams Recognized as IAFC Safety Officer of the Year
Lees...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Lightning Strike Causes Fire in Bluemont Home

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For Additional Information:
Firefighter Laura Rinehart, Public Information [email protected] or 571-233-1649
August 18, 2016

For Immediate Release:
Lightning Strike Causes Fire in Bluemont Home

Bluemont, VA. –Smoke alarms soun...Read on...

Posted on: August 17, 2016

Automatic Sprinkler System Holds Fire in Check at Broadlands Business

For Additional Information:
Firefighter Laura Rinehart, Public Information [email protected] or 571-233-1649
August 17, 2016

For Immediate Release:Automatic Sprinkler System Holds Fire in Check at Broadlands Business

Ashburn, ...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Preventing Heat Emergencies

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As the sweltering summer heat blankets our area, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue teams with the American Red Cross to remind everyone to take precautions against heat related incidents.
Follow these simple safety measures from the American Red Cross to ...Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2016

Open Burning Ban Effective May 1, 2016

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Effective May 1, 2016 all open burning is prohibited within all areas of Loudoun County. This regulation is in effect through September 30, 2016.

  • The only allowable open burning are campfires. Campfires can be no larger than 3 feet in diameter by 2...
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Posted on: April 20, 2016

Fire Damages Ashburn Home

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office determined that the fire that damaged a single-family home in the 21000 block of Carthagena Court, in Ashburn was accidental due to improperly discarded smoking materials.

Around 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, the Loudoun C...Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2016

Text to 911 Available in Loudoun County March 1

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Beginning Tuesday, March 1, 2016, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) will have the capability to receive text messages to 911. Text to 911 allows people in Loudoun County and all of its incorporated towns to send a text message from ...More...


Public Safety - Sheriff's Office

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Posted on: July 18, 2014

Loudoun County Sheriff's News Releases are Online

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Current news releases from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office are online here.



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