Franconia Regional Crime Report
Period ending December 21, 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
Officer Edwards e-Mail:

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However, the CAC will again host a Christmas Eve dinner and Christmas Day breakfast for our police officers who are working those evening, night and morning shifts and cannot be with their families. This will be our 12th year, and if you are interested in helping out, we can always use side dishes and dessert items. The CAC take care of providing the turkey and ham dinners and the breakfast items. We will be at the Police Station beginning at 5 pm on December 24th and will be available to take any donations of food from that time on. For breakfast on Christmas Day, we expect to arrive at the Station at about 7:30 am.

Our next regular CAC meeting will be held at the Franconia Government Center, 6121 Franconia Road, on Wednesday evening, January, 18, 2006, in the big meeting room.  A Social Period begins at 7pm, with the General Meeting beginning at 7:30pm.


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 January 14, 2006 and February 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
December 15-21, 2005


Armistead Road/Route 1  On Tuesday, December 20 around 4:47 p.m., an officer on patrol located a stolen vehicle at the intersection of Armistead Road and Route 1 in the Lorton area. As he attempted to conduct a traffic stop, four to five occupants of the vehicle fled. Two others remained. The fleeing suspects were soon located by other officers. The five suspects, all male, ranged in age from 17 to 22. All were released pending warrants; two juveniles were released to their parents. The car was returned to its owner.


Aspenpark Road, 7500 Block

Camcorder stolen from residence.

Backlick Road, 6600 Block

Tires stolen from vehicle.

Belvoir Woods Parkway, 9000 Block

Suitcase stolen from storage at residence.

Blue Ridge Avenue, 5000 Block

Money stolen from vehicle.

Bradlick Shopping Center, 6900 Block

Telephone stolen from person at business.

Celtic Drive, 5100 Block

Compact disc player, camera and tools stolen from vehicle.

Cherwek Drive, 9400 Block

Tools stolen from residence.

Fleet Drive, 6600 Block

Cellular telephones stolen from business.

Forsythia Street, 6500 Block

Stereo and compact disc player stolen from vehicle.

Franconia Road, 6100 Block

DVDs stolen from business.

Frontier Drive, 6500 Block

Paint stolen from residence.

Gunston Cove Road, 9700 Block

Generators and tools stolen from construction site.

Gunston Plaza, 7700 Block

Wallet stolen from locker at business.

Helmsdale Lane, 5500 Block

 m Holiday decoration stolen from residence.

Highland Street, 6800 Block

Packages stolen from vehicle.

Jayhawk Street, 7400 Block

Cellular telephone stolen from vehicle.

Lee Valley Drive, 6500 Block

Stereo stolen from vehicle.

Loisdale Road, 8100 Block

Alcohol stolen from business.

Lorton Station Boulevard, 9000 Block

Tools stolen from construction site.

Springfield Mall Shopping Center

Purse stolen from person at business.


Blanford Court, 7500 Block

1990 Acura Integra reported stolen.

Helmsdale Lane, 5600 Block

2006 Acura TL reported stolen.

Oakwood Road, 5400 Block

Kenworth dump truck reported stolen.

Rolling Creek Way, 6900  Block

2005 Honda Odyssey reported stolen.

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