Authorities say two passengers were killed after a speeding driver tried to flee a traffic stop in Sterling and crashed into a tree. The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office says in a statement that the crash occurred around 1:30 a.m. Sunday.
The Daily News-Record, Sun, Jan 22 2017 @ 12:30 PM
Two people are dead as a result of a single vehicle crash this morning after the driver of the vehicle fled from authorities during an attempted traffic stop.
Loudoun Times, Sun, Jan 22 2017 @ 09:29 AM
In a sign of the amicability that seemed to prevail Saturday between police and demonstrators at the Women's March on Washington, one police officer - serving on her birthday - was serenaded 21 separate times with "Happy Birthday," authorities said. The officer, Allorie Saunders, a member of the force since June 2015, turned 26 years old Saturday, a milestone her captain made demonstrators aware of, said Margarita Mikhaylova, a D.C. police spokeswoman.
The Washington Post, Sun, Jan 22 2017 @ 07:19 PM
A Leesburg man was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and refusing a breath test early Friday morning following a motorcycle crash.
Loudoun Times, Fri, Jan 20 2017 @ 01:41 PM
A New York man pleaded guilty today to federal charges stemming from his intent to distribute heroin in Loudoun County, according to the Eastern District of Virginia U.S. Attorney's office.
Loudoun Times, Thu, Jan 19 2017 @ 11:03 PM
As Donald Trump prepared to become the 45 president of the United States -- the same week the country celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. -- Loudoun County Chairwoman Phyllis Randall had a message for local residents Thursday night: Stand up for what you believe in, participate in nonviolent protests.
Loudoun Times, Fri, Jan 20 2017 @ 12:42 PM
The federal government has greatly expanded the acreage of a national historic landmark commemorating Ball's Bluff Battlefield in northern Virginia. Loudoun County officials announced Friday that the U.S. Department of the Interior has approved a request to expand the landmark from 76 acres near Leesburg to more than 3,300 acres on both sides of the Potomac River, encompassing land in Virginia and Maryland.
WTOP-FM Washington, Tue, Jan 17 2017 @ 09:23 AM