Franconia Regional Crime Report
Period ending October 2, 2002


Next MODIP (Mature Operator Driver's Improvement Program) will be held at the Franconia District Station on Saturday Oct 12, 2002 from 8:00AM to 4:00PM??? Cost per participant is $10.00 to cover the cost of Booklets and other printed materials. To Register for the MODIP course, please call 703-924-3029.

Next CAC Meeting will take place at the Franconia District Station on Wednesday Oct 16, 2002 at 7:30PM. Refreshments at 7:00PM.  LT Cresswell's Office has advised that a number of FCPD Flyers have been translated into Spanish. One of these, entitled "Una Introduccion a La Vigillancia Barrial - Neighborhood Watch", will be available in single copies at the upcoming CAC meeting.

Police Officer Sherri Cooke
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   ~ Fairfax County Police Department  ~ Virginia Crime Prevention Association

Officer Cooke e-Mail:



Commerce Street 7000   A Springfield area man, 21, was leaving the Super Mart as a group of men drove by in a small, red car. One man stuck a gun out of one of the car's windows and shot the victim in the face. The victim was medevaced to Inova Fairfax Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


Hagel Circle 9600    A Springfield area man, 38, employed as a delivery driver for Pizza Hut, was returning to his car after making a delivery when a man came out of the bushes and struck him in the face. The man held the victim to the ground while a second man kicked the victim in the head. A third man rifled through the victim's pockets and took a cellular telephone before the three ran away. The victim was bruised and bleeding, but refused medical treatment.


Springfield Mall 6500   An eight-year-old girl was playing in the castle area at Planet Play Arcade when an employee coaxed her to a secluded area, exposed himself to her and had her touch his genitals. The girl immediately told her mother, who notified Springfield Mall security, who, in turn, called police. Craig Mabe, 18, of 7732 Telegraph Road in the Kingstowne area was arrested and charged with aggravated sexual battery.


Ashland Woods Lane 9200 Emblem taken from parked vehicle.
Backlick Road 6200 Food taken from business.
Beryl Road 6300 Flooring tools taken from parked vehicle.
Cottingham Place 5100 Jewelry taken from residence.
Deer Gap Court 6600 License plates taken from parked vehicle.
Dinwiddie Street 6000 Moped reported stolen.
Edsall Ridge Place 5400 Cellular telephone reported stolen.
Fallswood Way 7600 Cellular telephone reported stolen.
Franconia Road 4900 Computer reported stolen.
Frontier Drive 6500 Purse reported stolen.
Garner Street 5200 Stereo taken from parked vehicle.
General Washington Drive 5600 Power washer taken from business.
Hagel Circle 9600 Stereo taken from parked vehicle.
Harbor Court Drive 5300 Power washer taken from shed.
Highland Street 6900 License plates taken from parked vehicle.
Jerome Street 6800 Stereo and compact discs taken from parked vehicle.
Lockport Place 7300 Purse reported stolen.
Rose Hill Drive 6100 Cellular telephone taken from parked vehicle.
Rose Hill Drive 6100 Cigarettes taken from business.
Schurtz Street 6600
(Two reports)
Bicycles reported stolen.
Silver Ann Drive 6800 Stereo and compact discs taken from parked vehicle.
Springfield Mall 6500 Wallet reported stolen.


Apsley House Court 5800
Brunswick Street 6000
Catlett Street 7100
Commerce Street 7000
Frontier Drive 6600
King Centre Drive/South Van Dorn Street
Morning Meadow Court 8000
Telegraph Road 7600
Walhaven Drive 6100
Wickford Drive 7300


Bethnal Court 6900
Beulah Street/Gildar Street (Two reports)
Bismach Drive 5600
China Grove Court 6500
Devereux Court 7200
Essex House Square 6100
Gresham Street 7400
Hagel Circle 9700
Harrover Place 9000
Heming Avenue 5700 (Three reports)
Lauralin Place 7500
Springfield Mall 6500 (Three reports)
Stationhouse Court 8200


Bent Willow Drive 5900 1996 Honda Accord reported stolen.
Cinder Bed Road 7900 1996 Honda Civic reported stolen.
Coverdale Way 5900 1997 Honda Accord reported stolen.
Em Street 6200 1990 Lexus sedan reported stolen.
Larochelle Court 5300 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue reported stolen.
Springfield Mall 6500 1992 Dodge Caravan reported stolen.


None Reported

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