Fairfax County

(Fairfax Co., VA)  —  A Fairfax County jury has convicted a former school bus driver on eight counts of possessing child pornography and has recommended 180-days in jail.  Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney Jonathan Phillips says Derrick Herndon was arrested last fall after detectives traced downloads of child pornography to a computer in his home.  Smith drove school […]

(Washington, DC) — Ten of the nation’s 15 wealthiest counties are located in the Washington, DC area. “MainStreet.com” says according to U.S. Census figures, Loudoun County, Virginia is at the top of the list with a median household income of more than 119-thousand-500-dollars. That’s more than 16-thousand-dollars richer than second-place Fairfax County. What’s more remarkable […]

VIA MYFOXDC: More students could be walking to school in Fairfax County in the future, rather than riding the bus. Because of the significant drop in tax revenues, county officials have already trimmed police, fire, library, and transpiration budgets. Lee District Supervisor Jeff McKay is suggesting that school officials consider expanding the boundary distances that […]

VIA WJLA: VIA WJLA Fairfax County police shot and killed a man during a traffic stop along Richmond Highway Friday afternoon. Joe Williams was in his office building overlooking the highway when he heard gunshots. “I heard what I believe to be three {shots},” he said. Police say just after 12:30 p.m., an unidentified officer […]

(Fairfax, VA) — Fairfax County police are asking the public for help in finding a bank robbery suspect. Investigators say a black 35 to 40-year-old woman has held up a pair of banks within the last month. The first incident happened at the Wachovia Bank in the 89-hundred block of Lorton Station Boulevard on June […]