The State of NoVa: Crime


Posted at 05:15 AM ET, 02/04/2013

Annandale gangster sentenced to 17 years for extortion ring that terrorized Korean merchants

Han Sa Yu, or ‘Thunder,’ terrorized for years with ‘Korean Night Breeders’

By Tom Jackman  |  05:15 AM ET, 02/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Annandale, Crime | Tags:  Han Sa Yu, Annandale, Va., Korean crime, extortion

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 09/05/2012

Fairfax County crime hit all-time low in 2011

Even as the population grows, crime in the region’s biggest county plummeted to record depths.

By Tom Jackman  |  08:00 AM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Fairfax County, Crime, Police | Tags:  Fairfax County crime, crime statistics

Posted at 12:51 AM ET, 06/09/2011

Loudoun crime dropped 11 percent in 2010

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Categories:  Loudoun County, Crime | Tags:  Loudoun County, Crime, Police

Posted at 02:21 PM ET, 04/21/2011

Fairfax crime plummets in 2010 (but they don’t want you to know that)(UPDATE with Chief’s reply)

Fairfax County crime dropped nearly 8 percent last year, despite a new crime reporting system that should have caused the raw numbers to rise. They still didn’t.

By Tom Jackman  |  02:21 PM ET, 04/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Fairfax County, Crime | Tags:  Fairfax crime statistics, Virginia

Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 04/05/2011

In Leesburg, the stripper, the guns and the podiatrist

A Leesburg podiatrist, a stripper and a couple of guns made for a wild Sunday morning in the Lansdowne neighborhood.

By Tom Jackman  |  12:25 PM ET, 04/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lansdowne, Crime, Loudoun County | Tags:  Loudoun County, Leesburg, Lansdowne, Crime, Virginia