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  1. WebistePR

    LCSO to Conduct a Sobriety Checkpoint

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a sobriety checkpoint tonight. The sobriety checkpoint will begin shortly after 10 p.m. Read on...
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    LCSO Thanks Loudoun Community for Helping Raise Over $22,000 for Cancer Research and Prevention

    LCSO was the top fundraising law enforcement agency in the country for the month of No Shave November. Read on...
  3. Firearms Safety

    Know the Law: Firearms Safety in Loudoun County

    As Loudoun County officials continue to review local ordinances and state law regarding the lawful discharge of firearms, Sheriff Chapman reminded residents to “know the law, be safe, and be considerate of those around you.” Read on...
  4. VaCo Award 2018

    LCSO Recognized for Model Government Program by Virginia Association of Counties

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) Small Unmanned Aircraft System (sUAS) program was officially recognized Tuesday night as a model local government program by the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo). Read on...
  5. WebistePR

    LCSO Offers Tips to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Parcel Theft

    As the holiday season approaches and the numbers of gifts purchased online rises, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is advising residents to take steps to avoid the theft of your delivered items. Read on...
  6. SRCJASession3

    Correctional Deputies Take High Honors from Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy Session #3

    Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office correctional recruits took the top honors and leadership roles during the third session of the Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy. Read on...
  7. 43PELS

    LCSO Graduates Three from Professional Executive Leadership School

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated three members of the agency’s leadership staff from the 43rd session of the Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS). Read on...
  8. WebistePR

    Suspect Arrested in Malicious Wounding at One Loudoun

    A Leesburg man has been arrested after he seriously injured another man during an assault outside of a restaurant at One Loudoun this past weekend. Read on...
  9. WebistePR

    LCPS Teacher Charged with Indecent Liberties by a Custodian

    A Loudoun County Public School teacher has been charged after she was involved in an inappropriate relationship with a juvenile student at Park View High School. Read on...
  10. WebistePR

    LCSO Investigates Reported Sexual Assault in Ashburn

    Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office are seeking information about a sexual assault which was reported this week; however, it occurred on October 19. Read on...
  11. WebistePR

    LCPS Teacher Charged After Inappropriate Relationship with Student

    Loudoun County Public School teacher has been charged after participating in an inappropriate (non-sexual) relationship with a child that caused or created a mental injury. Read on...
  12. WebistePR

    LCPS Employee Charged with Unlawful Filming of Students at Woodgrove High School

    A Loudoun County Public School employee was arrested October 26, 2018, on three charges of unlawful filming of students at Woodgrove High School. Read on...
  13. Can You Identify (Livery Sq_Windmill Dr Sex Assault)

    Detectives Release Composite Sketch of Suspect in Ashburn Assault

    Loudoun County, Va.- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect involved in an assault on an Ashburn path earlier this week. Read on...
  14. Suspect Wanted in Ashburn Shooting Apprehended in Georgia

    Loudoun County, Va.-An Ashburn man wanted in connection with the July 29, 2018, shooting at an Ashburn apartment complex was apprehended this week in Georgia. Read on...
  15. PharmacySuspect

    LCSO Investigating Robbery and Attempted Robbery at Two Dulles South Area Pharmacies

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of a suspect involved in an attempted robbery and robbery at two pharmacies in the Dulles South area. Read on...
  16. Can You Identify Two Suspects in a Robbery in Purcellville?

    Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify the suspects involved in a robbery in the Town of Purcellville. Read on...
  17. Multi-Jurisdictional Investigation Leads to Arrests in 7-Eleven Robbery Series

    A Maryland man and a Virginia woman have been charged in connection with a series of armed robberies targeting 7-Eleven convenience stores in Northern Virginia. Read on...
  18. After Recent Incidents, Sheriff Chapman Discusses Firearms Safety in Loudoun

    Know the law, be safe, and be considerate of those around you. That is the message from Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman in a video released today in response to the increase in complaints regarding the discharge of firearms in Loudoun County. Read on...
  19. Skeletal Remains Identified as Possible Early to Mid-20th-Century Human Skull

    Skeletal remains located this month in a wooded area near W. Church Road and N. Aspen Avenue have been identified as a possible early to mid-20th-century era human skull. There is no indication of foul play and no other remains were located in the area. Read on...
  20. Sterling Robbery

    Can You Identify Suspects in Sterling Robbery?

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify two suspects involved in a robbery last week. Read on...
  21. Middle School Dean Charged with Assault & Battery of Student

    A Middle School Dean at the Douglass School in Leesburg has been charged with the assault of a student that occurred last month. Read on...
  22. Maryland Man Charged in Defrauding Residents at Long-Term Care Center

    A former employee of a long-term care center in Sterling, VA, has been charged with fraudulently obtaining money from two residents at the facility. Read on...
  23. Ashburn Station Ribbon Cutting

    LCSO Dedicates New Ashburn Station, Opens Facility to Community

    The weekend’s inclement weather didn’t dampen the spirits of hundreds of residents who attended the dedication ceremony and open house of the new Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Ashburn Station. Read on...
  24. Missing 12-year-old from Aldie is Located

    Loudoun County, VA - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that Achwin Sridhar has been located. Read on...
  25. MWCOG Report: Loudoun Crime Rate Remains Lowest in Northern Virginia

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reported the lowest crime rate in Northern Virginia according to the Annual Report on Crime and Crime Control released by the Metropolitan Council of Governments (MWCOG). Read on...
  26. Director of Daycare Facility Charged in Assault

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office arrested the Director of Heather’s Kids, LLC, after an investigation into the facility revealed she assaulted a child that was enrolled at the daycare in Lovettsville. Read on...
  27. LCSO Efforts to Fight Opioid Crisis Highlighted in National Law Enforcement Magazine

    There has likely never been a greater counterdrug law enforcement challenge than the opioid epidemic facing the United States today. Read on...
  28. Two Arrested in Connection with Series of Larcenies from Vehicles

    Two Virginia men are in custody after a multi-jurisdictional investigation and are suspected of being involved in a rash of larceny from vehicle cases in Loudoun County and the Town of Herndon. Read on...
  29. LCSO Sees 31% Decrease in Thefts from Vehicles, Lauds Residents for Following #9PMRoutine

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) saw a 31% decrease in larcenies from vehicles after introducing the #9PMRoutine in 2017. Read on...
  30. LCSO Investigating Shooting in the Sterling Area

    Loudoun County- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that occurred in the 47000 block of Fairway Drive in Sterling. Read on...
  31. LCSO Releases Surveillance Video in Burglary of Sterling Grocery Store

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office released surveillance video today to assist with the investigation into a commercial burglary where the suspect forced entry into a Sterling grocery store on August 22, 2018. Read on...
  32. LCSO Investigating Stabbing in Sterling

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a stabbing that occurred in the Sterling Park community early Monday morning. Read on...
  33. LCSO Investigating Possibly Related Burglary Series in Brambleton Area

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple burglaries in the Brambleton area that are possibly related. Read on...
  34. Sterling Man Charged in 2003 Sex Assault of a Child

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of a Sterling, Virginia man in a 15-year-old cold case involving the sexual abuse of a child. Read on...
  35. Indecent Exposure Lowes Island

    LCSO Investigates Indecent Exposure Case in Lowes Island Composite Sketch of Suspect

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding the possible identity of a male suspect who exposed himself to two juveniles in the Lowes Island Area. Read on...
  36. LCSO Releases Surveillance Video After Two Vehicles Stolen From Ashburn Home

    Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office released surveillance video of two suspects involved in the theft of two vehicles and a firearm from an Ashburn home this weekend. Read on...
  37. Virginia Association of Counties Recognizes Loudoun for Model Program

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) Small Unmanned Aircraft System (sUAS) program received a 2018 Achievement Award as a model local government program from the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo). Read on...
  38. Two Charged After Striking Two Homes with Stray Gunfire

    A 20-year-old and a teenager are facing charges after striking two homes while target shooting on a property south of Taylorstown this past weekend. Read on...
  39. Vargas

    LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Locate Subject Wanted in Ashburn Shooting

    Loudoun County- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office are asking for the public’s help to locate a suspect wanted in connection with a July 29 shooting at an Ashburn apartment complex. Read on...
  40. KKK Fliers are Located Across Loudoun Communities

    Loudoun County- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and the Leesburg Police Department (LPD) are working together to investigate the origins of Ku Klux Klan (KKK) recruitment fliers found by Loudoun residents this morning. Read on...
  41. Behavioral Healthcare Center Employees Charged After Juvenile Injured

    Loudoun County, VA – Two employees of a behavioral healthcare center near Leesburg have been charged in connection with the injury of a juvenile patient at the facility. Read on...
  42. Suspects in Loudoun

    Can You Identify Suspect in two Robberies in Loudoun

    Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify a suspect involved in two early morning robberies. Read on...
  43. Suspicious Person

    LCSO Seeks Identity of Suspicious Person Who Approached Juvenile at Cascades Library

    Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have released a composite sketch of a subject who approached a juvenile at a Loudoun County library earlier this week. Read on...
  44. Church, Claude J

    Leesburg Man Charged with 50 Counts of Distribution of Child Pornography

    A Leesburg man has been charged with 50 counts of distribution of child pornography after a joint investigation between the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, the FBI, ICAC, and the United States Postal Inspection Service. Read on...
  45. Can You Identify Suspects in Ashburn Armed Robbery?

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify two suspects involved in a robbery in the Ashburn area. Read on...
  46. Two Virginia Men Charged in Prostitution Ring

    A nearly 12-month long investigation into a suspected prostitution ring operating out of a residence in Sterling, Va., has led to two arrests and identified multiple adult females involved in the operation. Read on...
  47. 138th Session

    LCSO Welcomes 7 New Recruits from 138th Session of NVCJTA

    Loudoun County- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office welcomed seven new deputies at the 138th session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy (NVCJTA). Read on...
  48. New Jersey Man Charged in Sexual Assault of a Loudoun Juvenile; Met Through Messaging App

    A New Jersey man who traveled to Loudoun County and sexually assaulted a juvenile he met through a mobile messaging app was taken into custody last week after an investigation conducted by detectives with the LCSO Special Victims Unit. Read on...
  49. LCSO School Resource Officer Unit Receives Model Agency of the Year Award

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office was honored to be named one of the best School Resource Officers Units in the United States after receiving the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) Model Agency of the Year Award. Read on...
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    Can You Identify the Suspects in a Robbery in Sterling?

    Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify the suspects involved in a robbery in the Sterling area. Read on...
  51. Two Suspects in Custody in Connection with ‘Bank Jugging’ Robbery Outside Chantilly Store

    Two suspects are in custody in connection with a robbery outside of a Chantilly convenience store last month in what is believed to be one of the first cases of ‘bank jugging’ in the Washington, DC area Read on...
  52. Fitness App Leads to Arrest in Assault on Washington & Old Dominion Trail

    A fitness tracking app and information from the public helped identify a cyclist in the assault of another cyclist last month on the Washington and Old Dominion (W&OD) Trail Read on...
  53. Drug Seizure

    WV Woman Charged with Felony Drug Charge

    Loudoun County, Va. – An encounter with a suspected intoxicated female on March 22, 2018 uncovered approximately 6 lbs of marijuana, over $1500 in cash, 200 grams of THC oil and led to the arrest of a WV woman involved in the distribution of narcotics. Read on...
  54. Alexandria Man Charged in Double Homicide at Café

    Loudoun County, VA- An Alexandria man was arrested Monday for a double homicide at a café in Sterling. Read on...
  55. LCSO to Issue Kids ‘Slurpee Tickets’ for Good Behavior

    Loudoun County, VA- Warmer weather is finally here and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is teaming up with local 7-Eleven stores for the Operation Chill program that rewards positive behavior with a very cool treat. Read on...
  56. McGruff Tickets

    LCSO Reminds Residents of County Ordinances Regarding Peddlers and Solicitors

    This time of year Loudoun County residents will likely see an increase in door-to-door solicitors in our area. While many door-to-door salespersons are honest, the chance does exist that you may be taken advantage of if you are not cautious and informed. Read on...
  57. Armed Robbery Suspect

    LCSO Investigating Strong Arm Robbery in Chantilly

    Loudoun County- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that occurred this morning at a pharmacy in the Eastern Marketplace Plaza in Chantilly. Read on...
  58. Fatal Overdose Results in Life Sentence for Drug Distributor

    Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman reacted today to the sentencing of a “Darknet” narcotics distributor who sold synthetic drugs leading to the fatal overdose of a Virginia woman which directly impacted this agency. Read on...
  59. Seven from LCSO Recognized at Inaugural Class of VSI Certification Program

    The VSI Certification Program recognizes those Virginia sheriffs and deputies who continue individual professional development and a commitment to excellence, life-long learning, and advancement of public safety as a profession. Read on...
  60. Suspect in 1988 Murder Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder; Robbery

    A West Virginia man is facing life in prison after he was found guilty Thursday by a Loudoun County jury of first-degree murder in a nearly 30 year old homicide case. Read on...
  61. LCSO & LCFR Provide Safety Tips to Avoid Window Falls

    Loudoun County, VA- Warmer weather is in the forecast and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue remind parents to be careful when they leave windows open to let in fresh air and enjoy the warmer temperatures. Read on...
  62. Centreville Man Arrested in Connection with Ashburn Shooting

    Loudoun County – A Centreville man has been arrested and charged in connection with a shooting that occurred early Sunday morning at a residence in Ashburn. Read on...
  63. LCSO Investigating Assault on Washington & Old Dominion Trail

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating an assault on the Washington and Old Dominion Trail (W&OD) where a cyclist was seriously injured by another passing cyclist. Read on...
  64. LCSO Investigating Shooting on Dunhill Cup Square in Ashburn

    The LCSO was notified of the incident after the victim was dropped off by acquaintances at the Lansdowne Campus of Inova Loudoun Hospital. The acquaintances attempted to leave the area but were located nearby. Read on...
  65. Missing Man

    --UPDATE--LCSO Searches for a 56-Year-Old Man Missing from the Sterling Area

    The LCSO is saddened to report that a missing man last seen fishing Tuesday evening in the area of Seneca Regional Park was found deceased Saturday afternoon in Fairfax County. All indications are his death was accidental. Read on...
  66. Awards Group

    38 from LCSO among those Recognized at 2018 Valor Awards Ceremony

    Loudoun County, VA- Thirty-eight members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) were among those recognized Friday at the 33rd Annual Valor Awards ceremony held at the National Conference Center in Lansdowne, Virginia. Read on...
  67. Group Picture

    Correctional Deputies Graduate from Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy Session #2

    Loudoun County, VA – Six Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office correctional recruits graduated Wednesday from the second session of the Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy. Read on...
  68. Contracted Employee at Loudoun Youth Shelter Charged in Assault at Facility

    A former employee of Grafton Integrated Health Network, which operates the Loudoun County Youth Shelter under contract with Loudoun County, was arrested Wednesday in West Virginia on charges stemming from an assault at the facility last month. Read on...
  69. Armed Robbery Suspect

    LCSO Investigating Strong Arm Robbery at Chantilly Convenience Store

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a strong-armed robbery outside of a business in the Dulles South area of the county. Read on...
  70. Church Road Robbery

    LCSO Investigating Robbery at Sterling Convenience Store

    Around 3:30 a.m. this morning, two suspects entered the 7-Eleven convenience store in the 700 block of W. Church Road. The suspects took money from the cash registers and demanded money from an employee and a customer inside the store. Read on...
  71. Ashburn Man Arrested in Connection with Two Robberies in Dulles South

    Loudoun County, VA – An Ashburn man has been arrested in connection with two Saturday morning robberies in the Dulles South area. Read on...
  72. Welsh, Brian K

    Herndon Man Charged in January 2018 Double Homicide

    A Herndon man has been charged with two counts of first degree murder in connection with the January 2018 double homicide of a mother and her adult son at their Aldie home. Read on...
  73. Suspect Sketch

    LCSO Investigates Reported Sexual Assault in Lansdowne Area

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported sexual assault of a juvenile that occurred Friday night in the Lansdowne area. Read on...
  74. Final Update- Suspect in Domestic Incident at One Loudoun in Custody

    A Fauquier man who discharged a weapon during a domestic altercation in the One Loudoun area last night turned himself over to authorities this afternoon. Read on...
  75. Miller Graduation

    Captain Robert Miller Graduates from 271st Session of National FBI Academy

    Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Captain Robert Miller has graduated from the 271st session of the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virginia. Read on...
  76. Jasmine P. Dunn

    LCSO Seeks Missing Ashburn Teenager, Possibly Traveling to Norfolk Area

    Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of an Ashburn teenager who was last seen in the area of Farmwell Hunt Plaza earlier this month. Read on...
  77. LCSO Graduates Two from Professional Executive Leadership School

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated two members of the agency’s leadership staff from the 42nd session of the Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) Read on...
  78. Walgreens Suspect

    Can You Identify Suspects in an Armed Robbery in Ashburn?

    Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify the suspects involved in the armed robbery of Walgreens in the Ashburn area. Read on...
  79. Theft Ring Acquisition

    LCSO Recovers $13K Worth of Stolen Merchandise

    Loudoun County, VA –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office arrested two subjects in connection with a suspected theft ring stealing items from stores across the region. Read on...
  80. Ramirez-Ayala, Marvin D

    Herndon Man Charged in Sexual Assault of a Minor

    Marvin D. Ramirez-Ayala, 20, was charged on February 21 with three counts of sending sexually explicit messages to a minor over social media and two counts of sexual assault. The relationship came to light earlier this week. Read on...
  81. Harwood Certification

    LCSO Sergeant Certified as Bomb Technician, First Female in Agency History

    Loudoun County, VA- A member of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office joined a select few after receiving her certification as a United States Public Safety Bomb Technician from the Hazardous Devices School at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama. Read on...
  82. Second Behavioral Healthcare Center Employee Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter

    A nurse at a behavioral healthcare center near Leesburg has been charged in connection with the death of a juvenile patient at the facility. Read on...
  83. Can You Identify Suspect in Two Armed Robberies in Sterling?

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify a suspect involved in the armed robberies of two gas stations in the Sterling area. Read on...
  84. Missing Ashburn Teen Located Safe and Sound

    Loudoun County, Virginia- An Ashburn teen who was reported missing yesterday evening from the Ashburn area has been located. Read on...
  85. Shooting in Ashburn Determined to be Isolated Incident, Circumstances Remain Under Investigation

    An investigation into a shooting in Ashburn has determined the incident to be isolated. It involved two people known to each other and occurred inside a car. Read on...
  86. KKK Fliers are Located Across Loudoun Communities

    Loudoun County- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and the Leesburg Police Department (LPD) are working together to investigate the origins of Ku Klux Klan (KKK) recruitment fliers found by Loudoun residents this weekend. Read on...
  87. LCSO Responds to an Unintentional Discharge of a Firearm

    Loudoun County, VA – A Loudoun County Sheriff's Office deputy is recovering today after the deputy was injured by an unintentional duty weapon discharge. Read on...
  88. Awards Ceremony 2017

    8th Annual Awards Ceremony Recognizes Day-to-Day Efforts of LCSO Personnel

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office held their 2017 Awards and Recognition Ceremony Friday, February 2, 2018 to recognize the day-to-day efforts of members of the agency for their service and dedication to the community. Read on...
  89. Sunoco Suspect

    LCSO is Seeking the Public’s Assistance to Help Identify the Suspect in an Armed Robbery in Ashburn

    Loudoun County, VA –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify the suspect involved in an armed robbery at the Sunoco gas station in Ashburn. Read on...
  90. LCSO Investigating an Apparent Double Homicide in Aldie

    Loudoun County, VA – Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office are investigating an apparent double homicide at a home in the Aldie area. Read on...
  91. Herndon Teenager, Juvenile Charged in December Robbery, Attempted Robbery in Sterling

    Jordan K. McNally, 18, of Herndon and a juvenile from Centreville were apprehended last week. Both suspects are charged with robbery and attempted robbery. McNally is additionally charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Read on...
  92. Behavioral Healthcare Center Employee Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter in Teens Death

    An employee of a behavioral healthcare center near Leesburg has been charged in connection with the death of a juvenile patient at the facility. Read on...
  93. KKK Fliers are Located across County Communities

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is working with local and federal authorities to investigate Ku Klux Klan (KKK) recruitment fliers found by residents in Loudoun County. Read on...
  94. LCSO Arrests Sterling Man with Cocaine, Marijuana & Firearms

    A nearly three-month long investigation conducted by the LCSO Tactical Enforcement Unit has removed marijuana, cocaine, and two firearms from the streets of the county and one suspect is in custody on multiple felony charge Read on...
  95. Ashburn Man Apprehended After Fleeing Country in 2017

    An Ashburn man who fled the country in 2017 after being charged for the sexual assault of a juvenile was apprehended Tuesday in Cambodia Read on...
  96. Nguyen Brian

    Gymnastics Coach Charged with Aggravated Sexual Battery

    Loudoun County, VA – Detectives from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office have arrested a gymnastics coach for sexually assaulting a juvenile female during an open gym event at the NVGA Gymnastics studio. Read on...
  97. Uber Driver Charged in Sexual Assault of Passenger

    A driver for a ride-hailing service has been arrested for sexually assaulting a passenger in Eastern Loudoun County area last week. Read on...
  98. Don’t Find Yourself on Thin Ice

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue are reminding residents to never walk or attempt to drive a vehicle on frozen streams, rivers and ponds. Read on...
  99. Manassas Man Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter, DUI in Fatal Pedestrian Crash

    Loudoun County, VA- An Aldie man lost his life after he was struck by a driver while he was walking along Loudoun County Parkway near Dulles West Boulevard. Read on...
  100. Two Suspects in Custody After Drug-Related Robbery in Sterling

    Joseph B. Youhana, 19, and Jaden A. Longchamp, 18, both of Sterling have been charged with Robbery, Abduction, and Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony. Read on...
  101. Two Deputies Shot During Domestic Incident, Suspect in Custody

    Two Loudoun County Sheriff’s Deputies are recovering tonight after they were shot during a domestic-related incident outside of a Sterling, Va. residence. Read on...
  102. Missing Leesburg Man is Located Safe in Maryland

    Loudoun County, VA – A Leesburg man reported missing was found safe this evening in Maryland. Read on...
  103. Agency Award

    LCSO Receives First Responder Agency of the Year Award

    Loudoun County- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) was recognized as the First Responder Agency of the Year on December 13 by the Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce at the Stars over Dulles event. Read on...
  104. LCSO Crisis Intervention Team Exceeds Goal, 100% of Patrol Deputies Trained

    The LCSO now has 100% of all uniformed patrol deputies with two or more years on patrol trained in CIT. The program requires two or more years of experience to participate in the training. Read on...
  105. LCSO Issues Warning After Deadly Synthetic Opioid Found in Loudoun

    Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is sending a warning to Loudoun residents after recent findings of the presence of a deadly synthetic opioid in three county overdose cases. Read on...
  106. Priesters Assault

    LCSO Seeks the Public’s Assistance to Help Identify Suspect in an Assault

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public's assistance to help identify the suspect involved in an assault that occurred in the area of Priesters Pond Drive in Chantilly this morning. Read on...
  107. LCSO First in Commonwealth to Utilize Drone in Project Lifesaver Program

    he Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) recently acquired a small Unmanned Aircraft System (sUAS), commonly referred to as a drone. It is the first in Virginia and the sixth in the United States to be equipped with a Project Lifesaver antennae. Read on...
  108. Lee Road Assault

    Teenager Charged in September 8 Burglary, Assault on E. Lee Road in Sterling

    A Herndon, Va. teenager has been charged in connection with the burglary of a Sterling residence on Friday night where he assaulted a juvenile female. Read on...
  109. Loudoun Adult Detention Center Receives 100% Compliance for Department of Corrections Standards

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Adult Detention Center received 100% compliance after an audit of the Virginia Board of Corrections’ Compliance standards for Jails and Lock-ups. Read on...
  110. Loudoun County Sheriff Releases Agency Professional Standards to Community

    In response to recent articles and national concerns regarding the accountability of law enforcement officers, Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman authorized the release of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Code of Professional Conduct standards’ document. Read on...
  111. LCSO Introduces #9PMRoutine to Deter Thefts

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is joining other law enforcement agencies in introducing the #9PMRoutine to help deter larcenies from vehicles and potential burglaries. Read on...
  112. Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman Named 2017 DEA/DARE Law Enforcement Executive of the Year

    D.A.R.E. America, and the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Washington, DC Division are pleased to announce that Loudoun County Sheriff Michael L. Chapman has been selected as the 2017 DEA/D.A.R.E. Law Enforcement Executive of the Year. Additional Info...
  113. LCSO Reminds Residents to Lock Vehicles near Daycare Facilities, Schools After Recent Thefts

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind residents to lock their vehicle and remove valuables while running errands or dropping off children. Read on...
  114. Third Suspect Charged in Armed Robbery on McFadden Square

    Loudoun County, VA- The third and final suspect was taken into custody Monday night in connection with a June 1 armed robbery that occurred in the area of McFadden Square in Sterling, Virginia. Read on...
  115. Two Juveniles Charged in Armed Robbery on McFadden Square, Charges Pending Against Third Juvenile

    Loudoun County, VA- Two juveniles have been charged and a third juvenile has been identified in connection with a June 1 armed robbery that occurred in the area of McFadden Square in Sterling, Virginia. Read on...
  116. LCSO Reminds Residents to Lock Vehicles, Remove Valuables after Rash of Thefts in Dulles South Area

    Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is reminding residents to be vigilant in locking their vehicles following an increase in auto thefts, larcenies from vehicles, and other related thefts in the Dulles South area. Read on...
  117. Jones, Derrick L2

    MD Man Charged with Soliciting Minor, LCSO Seeks Possible Additional Victims

    Loudoun County- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit and the Salt Lake City Sherriff’s Office have arrested Derrick La Marr Jones, 35, of Catonsville, Read on...
  118. 28 Deputies Among Those Recognized at 32nd Valor Awards Ceremony

    Twenty-eight LCSO Deputies were among those recognized at the 32nd Valor Awards ceremony. This year’s awards saw the highest numbers of recipients recognizing the heroic actions of 107 individuals, including 20 citizens. Read on...
  119. Award Recognition

    LCSO Emergency Communications Staff Recognized at Annual Tri-State Telecommunicators Awards

    Loudoun County, VA – The second full week of April marks National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week recognizing the selfless, heroic work of the 9-1-1 call takers and dispatchers responding to calls for help throughout the United States. Read on...
  120. LCSO Investigating Fatal Crash on Route 15

    A Virginia man lost his life after a head-on collision on Route 15 Wednesday morning near Lucketts. Read on...
  121. Hines

    Captain Chris Hines Graduates from 267th Session of National FBI Academy

    Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Captain Chris Hines has graduated from the 267th session of the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virginia. Read on...
  122. LCSO Graduates Three from Professional Executive Leadership School

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated three members of the agency’s leadership staff from the 40th session of the Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS). Read on...
  123. LCSO Presented with Reaccreditation, Called ‘Model Agency’ in State

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office was officially presented the agency’s certification of reaccreditation awarded by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission (VLEPSC). Read on...
  124. LCSO Seeks Public Assistance in Identifying Robbery Suspect

    Loudoun County, VA- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public's assistance to help identify a suspect involved in a strong-arm robbery in Ashburn. Read on...
  125. LCSO Warns Residents of Mail Theft & Check Fraud

    Loudoun County, VA- A recent increase in mail theft resulting in check fraud has the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office advising residents to take steps to prevent identity theft. Read on...
  126. Missing South Riding Teen was Located Safe & Sound

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office confirmed a 16-year-old South Riding girl reported missing on February 16th has been located. Read on...
  127. Chantilly Teenager Charged with Unlawfully Filming Fellow Classmates

    Loudoun County, VA- A Chantilly, Va. teenager was charged Friday with unlawfully filming his classmates in various stages of undress at Freedom High School. Read on...
  128. 8th Annual Awards Ceremony Recognizes Day-to-Day Efforts of LCSO Personnel

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office held their 2016 Awards and Recognition Ceremony Friday, February 10, 2017 to recognize the day-to-day efforts of members of the agency for their service and dedication to the community. Read on...
  129. LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Help Identify Suspect in Residential Burglary

    Loudoun County, VA- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have released home surveillance video of a residential burglary to help identify a suspect involved in the theft of a firearm from the home. Read on...
  130. LCSO Deputy Charged with Assault in Maryland

    Loudoun County, Virginia- A Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Deputy was served a citizen obtained summons and protective order in Maryland in connection with the alleged assault of a female acquaintance. Read on...
  131. LCSO Arrests Suspect in Robbery in Ashburn

    Loudoun County, Virginia- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a suspect in connection with a robbery and three larcenies in the Ashburn area. Read on...
  132. LCSO Awarded Reaccreditation by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office was awarded reaccreditation by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission (VLEPSC) today before a panel of top Virginia law enforcement officials (appointed Sheriffs and Police Chiefs). Read on...
  133. New Recruits

    LCSO Welcomes 12 New Recruits at 135th Session of NVCJTA

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office welcomed twelve new deputies at the 135th session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy (NVCJTA). Read on...
  134. ‘Spirit of Giving is Alive in Loudoun’

    Today the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office helped Santa and his elves make this holiday season bright for children at Inova Loudoun Hospital. Read on...
  135. Missing Ashburn Teenager Located Safe & Sound

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office confirmed a 15-year-old Ashburn girl reported missing on December 9th has been located. Read on...
  136. Missing Leesburg Teenager Found Safe

    Loudoun County, VA- Celina Groves was located safe in Ashburn today by members of the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Read on...
  137. LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Identify Robbery Suspects

    Loudoun County, VA- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have released video surveillance stills of the suspect(s) involved in the November 29, 2016 robbery at a store located in the 22000 Block of S. Sterling Blvd in Sterling. Read on...
  138. Third Suspect in Custody in Connection with Ashburn Fatal Stabbing & Assault

    Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office detectives have identified and apprehended a third suspect in connection with the November 4 fatal stabbing and assault in Ashburn, Va. Read on...
  139. Hesson

    LCSO Graduates from Professional Executive Leadership School

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated one member of the agency’s leadership staff from the 39th session of the Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS). Read on...
  140. LCSO Makes an Arrest in the Tire Thefts

    Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Detectives have arrested a Maryland man in connection with a series of tire and rim larcenies throughout the County and the Northern Virginia region. Read on...
  141. Missing Round Hill Man Found Safe

    Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has located a missing Round Hill Man. Read on...
  142. LCSO, Purcellville Police, Leesburg Police, and Loudoun Fire & Rescue to Welcome US Military Veteran

    Loudoun County, VA – On October 27, 2016, 100 war veterans from Iowa arrived at the Dulles International Airport as part of the Honor Flight Network. Read on...
  143. LCSO #CrimePreventionMonth – Child Safety!

    Loudoun County, VA –The month of October is National Crime Prevention month and the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is challenging the entire community to make crime prevention a priority. Read on...
  144. Dedication

    Dedication Ceremony Held for the Western Loudoun Sheriff’s Station

    Loudoun Sheriff’s Deputies who serve Western Loudoun have a new place to call home following today’s dedication of the Western Loudoun Sheriff’s Station located in Round Hill, Va. Read on...
  145. LCSO & Clerk of the Circuit Court Warn of New Twist in ‘Jury Duty’ Scam

    Loudoun County, VA-A new twist on the ‘jury duty’ scam has the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office & the Clerk of the Circuit Court for Loudoun County reminding residents that law enforcement will never contact you to collect fines for an outstanding warrant. Read on...
  146. LCSO #CrimePreventionMonth – Home Safety!

    Loudoun County, VA –The month of October is National Crime Prevention month and the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is challenging the entire community to make crime prevention a priority. Read on...
  147. Storage Suspect

    LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Identify Suspects in Sterling Burglary

    Loudoun County- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have released video surveillance stills of the suspect(s) involved in the October 1, 2016 burglary at a store located in the 47000 Block of Harry Byrd Highway in Sterling. Read on...
  148. LCSO #CrimePreventionMonth – You Can Protect Yourself!

    Loudoun County, VA –The month of October is National Crime Prevention month and the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is challenging the entire community to make crime prevention a priority. Read on...
  149. LCSO Investigates Pedestrian Involved Fatality Crash in Sterling

    Loudoun County- On October 9, 2016, members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Crash Reconstruction Unit investigated a vehicle crash which involved a pedestrian struck in Sterling. Read on...
  150. LCSO Warns Residents of Fake Kidnappers Scam

    Loudoun County- This week residents in Loudoun County have reported a frightening scam. The residents reported receiving phone calls where the caller claims to have kidnapped their family member. Read on...
  151. 4 Years Later: LCSO Crisis Intervention Team Closer to Reaching Milestone

    Four years since the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office joined forces with mental health professionals and local law enforcement, the agency is moving closer to reaching its goal of having 100% of all deputies trained in Crisis Intervention Training (CIT). Read on...
  152. LCSO Launches Business Crime Prevention Handbook

    Loudoun County, VA – As a continuing effort to inform the community and work with the Loudoun County business community, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has developed a Business Crime Prevention Handbook (the “Handbook”). Read on...
  153. October is National #CrimePreventionMonth

    The month of October is National Crime Prevention month and the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is challenging the entire community to make crime prevention a priority. Read on...
  154. Update: Missing Ashburn Juvenile was Located in Ashburn

    Loudoun County, VA- The missing 12-year-old Ashburn girl was located safe near the area Postrail Square around 5:30 p.m. this afternoon. Read on...
  155. LCSO Deputy Named Virginia Sheriffs’ Association Deputy Sheriff of the Year

    For the second time in three years a member of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has been recognized at the Virginia Sheriffs’ Association Deputy Sheriff of the Year. Read on...
  156. LCSO Investigates Fatal Crash in Lansdowne

    Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal pedestrian crash that occurred early Wednesday morning in Lansdowne, Virginia. The crash took the life of a 5-month-old boy and seriously injured the child’s mother. Read on...
  157. LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Help Identify Suspects in Robbery at Dulles Town Center

    Loudoun County, Virginia- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have released a video of the suspects involved in the August 7, 2016 robbery at a store in the Dulles Town Center. Read on...
  158. Update: The Missing 59 year-old Man is Located in Lorton

    Loudoun County, VA- A missing man who suffers from early stages of dementia was located in Lorton, Virginia this morning. Read on...
  159. Update: LCSO and Virginia State Police on Scene of Deputy Related Shooting in Aldie

    Loudoun County, VA- A Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Deputy responding to a domestic-related incident at a home in Aldie, Va. was involved in a fatal shooting this morning. Read on...
  160. Update: Missing 84 year-old Sterling Man Located Safe in Fairfax

    Loudoun County, VA- A missing elderly man who suffers from dementia was located in Fairfax County this evening. Read on...
  161. Robbery Giant

    LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Help Identify Suspect in Ashburn Armed Robbery

    Loudoun County, Virginia- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have released a photograph of the suspect involved in the July 25th armed robbery at the pharmacy inside an Ashburn Giant Food store. Read on...
  162. Avoiding the 9-1-1 Hang-up/Open Line/Accidental Call

    Loudoun County- The Loudoun County Emergency Communication Center (ECC) for the Sheriff’s Office and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue needs your help decreasing the number of accidental calls to 9-1-1. Read on...
  163. Two Charged in $85,000 Embezzlement Scheme

    Loudoun County- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Financial Crimes Unit arrested two suspects in connection with the embezzlement of $85,000 from international company. Read on...
  164. A West Virginia Man is Indicted in a 1988 Murder

    Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) Cold Case Detectives identified and indicted Timothy W. Warnick, 58, for the 1988 murder of Henry E. Ryan. Read on...
  165. LCSO Reminds Residents of County Ordinances Regarding Peddlers and Solicitors

    Loudoun County- The warmer weather brings an increase in door-to-door solicitors to our area. While some door-to-door salespersons are honest, the chance does exist that you may be taken advantage of if you are not cautious and informed. Read on...
  166. HOT Community Model

    Over 160 LCSO Deputies Now Trained to Provide ‘Rescue Drug’ Naloxone

    Over 160 Loudoun County Sheriff’s Deputies are now trained to administer the potentially life-saving drug naloxone to help counteract an opioid overdose Read on...
  167. CVS/pharmacy and The Partnership For Drug-Free Kids Help Loudoun County Combat Drug Abuse

    Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office receives grant for four Drug Collection Units Read on...
  168. LCSO Continues to Investigate Rim and Tire Thefts, Offers Security Tips

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a series of recent thefts from SUV’s, GMC pick-up trucks and a minivans where customized rims and standard oversized tires were targeted. Read on...
  169. Loudoun Law Enforcement Take-Back over 1,300 Pounds in Unused Prescription Drugs

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Middleburg Police Department, and Town of Purcellville Police Department collected over 1,300 pounds of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs during the “Take-Back” initiative. Read on...
  170. Cerniglia Linda

    LCSO CIT Coordinator Receives International Certification

    A Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant is one of only 80 people in the world to now be certified in crisis intervention by Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) International. Read on...
  171. Caminiti

    Captain Marc Caminiti Graduates from 263rd Session of National FBI Academy

    Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Captain Marc Caminiti graduated from the 263rd session of the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virginia. Read on...
  172. LCSO Outreach

    LCSO Command Staff Meet with Sikh Community, Discuss Outreach & Cultural Diversity

    Members of theLCSO command staff met with members of the Sikh Community at the Raj Khalsa Gurdwara in Sterling, Va., to discuss the agency’s efforts to combat crime and the proactive efforts being taken in community policing and cultural diversity. Read on...
  173. LCSO Deputies Utilize Training, Naloxone to Prevent Possible Fatal Heroin Overdose

    Two Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Deputies are being credited with potentially preventing a fatal heroin overdose after they utilized their training Wednesday to help an unconscious man. Read on...
  174. LCSO Investigating Apparent Domestic-Related Murder-Suicide in Lansdowne Area

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent murder-suicide at a townhome in the Lansdowne Town Center in the Lansdowne area of Leesburg, Va. Read on...
  175. LCSO Begins Pilot Program to Equip Deputies with Nasal NARCAN

    The Loudoun Sheriff’s Office announced a new pilot program to help prevent opiate drug overdose deaths in the county. Read on...
  176. LCSO Recruits Take Top Academic Spots, Awards & Hold Leadership Roles During 133rd Session

    The LCSO welcomed fifteen new deputies who took the top academic spots, received awards for firearms and driver training and held leadership roles during the 133rd session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy (NVCJTA). Read on...
  177. LCSO Advises Residents of Current Fundraising Efforts of Local FOP

    Recently the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of inquiries regarding phone solicitations for a local chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police. Read on...
  178. LCSO & DEA Investigation Nets Nearly $900,000 in Marijuana

    A joint investigation between the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has recovered nearly $900,000 in packaged marijuana. Read on...
  179. Loudoun Leads Crisis Intervention Training at Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy

    New law enforcement recruits are now being taught crisis intervention as part of their basic training at the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy (NVCJA). Read on...
  180. Image of Loudoun County Sheriff's Badge
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