Franconia Regional Crime Report
Period ending March 23, 2005

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

Main Desk:





703.719.6436   ~ Fairfax County Police Department  ~ Virginia Crime Prevention Association
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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.


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 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 April 9 and May 14, 2005. 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
March 17-23, 2005


Spring Mall Road, 6700 Block: On Friday, March 18 around 9:30 p.m. a 17-year-old boy was stabbed in the 6700 block of Spring Mall Road. The victim was transported to Inova Fairfax Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The victim and two of his friends were approached by 4 to 5 black males dressed all in black that assaulted them. A short time later police were called to the 6600 block of Rock Island Road where a 19-year-old was at his home suffering from apparent stab wounds. The victim said the incident occurred at Frontier Drive and Spring Mall Road. The victim reported receiving a telephone call asking him to come to that location. When he arrived he was assaulted by 5-6 Hispanic and black men. He said he was struck in the back of the head by a bottle or bat and one of the suspects attacked him with a knife. The victim’s mother took him to Inova Springfield Healthplex. Investigation will continue; the events do not appear to be gang related.


Alamo Street, 6300 Block Stereo stolen from vehicle.
Aldrich Lane, 5500 Block Pocket watch stolen from residence.
Backlick Road, 5500 Block Wallet stolen from business.
Braddock Road, 6900 Block Beer stolen from business.
Brookfield Plaza, 7000 Block Money stolen from business.
Commerce Street, 6600 Block Money stolen from building.
Dolly Drive, 7700 Block Money stolen from residence.
Enochs Drive, 8500 Block License plate stolen from vehicle.
Exeter Street, 4500 Block Welding machine stolen from vehicle.
Fairfield Woods Court, 7600 Block Tailgate stolen from vehicle.
Franconia Road, 6100 Block Cellular Telephone stolen from business.
Frontier Drive, 6500 Block Purse stolen from business.
Grovedale Drive, 6300 Block Cellular Telephone stolen from business.
Hamilton Road, 6700 Block Drugs and an extension cord stolen from residence.
Kingstowne Center, 5800 Block Cosmetics stolen from business.
Lewis Chapel Circle, 7800 Block Bicycle stolen from residence.
Loisdale Road, 6500 Block Cash and credit cards stolen from business.
Loisdale Road, 8100 Block Flag stolen from business.
Manchester Boulevard, 7000 Block Purse stolen from business.
Milford Haven Court, 8900 Block Refrigerator and range stolen from residence.
Springfield Mall, 6500 Block Items stolen from business.
Springfield Mall, 6500 Block Items stolen from business.
Springfield Mall, 6500 Block Cellphone stolen.
Springfield Mall, 6500 Block Items stolen from vehicle
Springfield Mall, 6500 Block Items stolen from vehicle.
Telegraph Road, 6900 Block Beer stolen from business.
Wessex Lane, 5800 Block Golf clubs stolen from residence.


Laramie Place, 3800 Block   1994 Volvo 850 reported stolen

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