Franconia Regional Crime Report
Period ending February 8, 2006

Police Officer Philip Edwards
Crime Prevention Unit
Fairfax County Police ~ Franconia Station
6121 Franconia Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22310-2508

Main Desk:

703.922.0889

Office:

703.922-8263

FAX:

703.719.6436

http://www.co.fairfax.va.us/ps/police ~ Fairfax County Police Department
http://www.vcpa.org~ Virginia Crime Prevention Association
Officer Edwards e-Mail: philip.edwards@fairfaxcounty.gov

The following information is authorized for release by the Fairfax County Police Department - Public Information Office (PIO). For questions concerning any portion of this report, please contact PIO at 703-246-2253.

CAC:

Our next regular CAC meeting will be held at the Franconia Government Center, 6121 Franconia Road, on Wednesday evening, February 15, 2006, in the Helen Wilson Community Room.  A Social Period begins at 7pm, and the General Meeting starts at 7:30pm.

MODIP: 

The Fairfax County Police Department offers residents 55 years of age and older enrollment in the Mature Operator’s Driver Improvement Program (MODIP). This eight hour course, which provides safe driving information, is sanctioned by the American Automobile Association (AAA) and is presented by certified Fairfax County Auxiliary Police Officers.  Upon completion of this course, drivers are eligible for the Virginia State-mandated insurance premium reduction (check with individual insurance carriers for the amount). The classes are normally held the second Saturday of each month at the Franconia District Station. The next seminars are scheduled at the Franconia District Station, located at 6121 Franconia Road, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on February 11, and March 11, 2006.  Registration is required and can be done by contacting the MODIP reservations line at (703) 924-6588. The fee for this course is $10.00 per person for books and materials.

Weekly Incident Summary Report
February 2-8, 2006

Arson at Public School

Telegraph Road, 7600 Block:  On Monday, February 6 around 12:30 p.m., a fire was discovered in a restroom at Hayfield Secondary School, located at 7630 Telegraph Road in the Alexandria area. The school was evacuated and there were no injuries. The investigation revealed that the fire was deliberately set. The next day the school resource officer arrested a 14-year-old male student at Hayfield Secondary School and transported him to the Fairfax County Juvenile Detention Center. The suspect was charged with maliciously setting a fire (18.2-86), burning a school house (18.2-79) and disrupting the process of a school (18.2-415).

PEEPING

Metropolitan Center Drive, 6700 Block: On Monday, February 6 around 7:15 a.m., a 25-year-old Springfield area woman was in her home when she noticed a man looking through her window. She went to another room and he had followed her there. When she went out to confront him he fled on foot. There is a suspect in this case who is known to the victim.

LARCENIES

Angleton Court, 7900 Block

  Cash stolen from business.

Backlick Road, 9100 Block

  Purse stolen from business.

Bren Mar Drive, 6200 Block

  Hood and stereo stolen from vehicle.

Franconia Road, 5500 Block (Two reports)

  Gasoline stolen from service station.

Franconia Road, 5800 Block

  iPOD stolen from locker at school.

Franconia Road, 6100 Block

  Gasoline stolen from service station.

Franklin Woods Place, 9600 Block

  Car rims stolen from vehicle.

Landsdowne Center, 6400 Block

  Cigarettes stolen from business.

Mallory Circle, 7300 Block

  Purse stolen from business.

Manchester Lakes Drive, 6100 Block

  Compact disc player stolen from vehicle.

Richmond Highway, 9400 Block

  Beer stolen from business.

Ridge View Drive, 5600 Block

  Cellular telephone stolen from business.

Rose Hill Drive, 6100 Block

  Crow bars stolen from shed at residence.

Silver Lake Boulevard, 7100 Block

  Six cases of beer stolen from business.

VEHICLE THEFTS

Burgundy Place, 5500 Block

  Honda Accord reported stolen.

Edgerton Lane, 6900 Block

  1992 Honda reported stolen.

Franklin Woods Place, 9600 Block

  1997 Honda Accord reported stolen.

Lewis Chapel Circle, 7800 Block

  1995 Dodge Caravan reported stolen.

Lewis Chapel Road, 9300 Block

  2006 Suzuki reported stolen.

Loisdale Road, 6700 Block

  2006 Dodge reported stolen.

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