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Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 06:14 AM EST

Doctor Pleads Guilty to Distributing 600,000 Oxycodone Pills

Doctor Pleads Guilty to Distributing 600,000 Oxycodone Pills

A northern Virginia physician has pleaded guilty to using his pain clinic to illegally distribute more than 600,000 oxycodone pills.

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 at 08:40 PM EST

Va. Officers Cleared in Overdose Death of Man in Custody

Va. Officers Cleared in Overdose Death of Man in Custody

The six Virginia police officers involved in the arrest of a man who died of an opioid overdose while in custody have been cleared of any wrongdoing.

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 at 06:54 PM EST

Man Pleads Guilty to Ramadan Killing of Muslim Teen

Man Pleads Guilty to Ramadan Killing of Muslim Teen

The man charged in the high-profile killing of Nabra Hassanen, a Muslim teen who was attacked while heading to a mosque in Virginia during Ramadan, has entered a guilty plea.

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 at 07:43 PM EST

Hate Crime Reports Up 50 Percent in Fairfax Co. and Va.

Hate Crime Reports Up 50 Percent in Fairfax Co. and Va.

Swastikas spray-painted on a Jewish community center. KKK recruitment flyers left in driveways. The number of hate crimes reported in Fairfax County and Virginia as a whole are up in the past year. News4's Julie...

Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 10:33 PM EST

Va. Police Officer Killed in Crash Was Newlywed

Va. Police Officer Killed in Crash Was Newlywed

A Virginia police officer killed in a crash while responding to a call had policing in his blood and was just married two months ago.

Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 06:44 AM EST

City Leaders Say Amazon Won't Stifle Affordable Housing

City Leaders Say Amazon Won't Stifle Affordable Housing

Leaders of Alexandria, Virginia, say Amazon's area headquarters likely won't cause unbearably high housing prices and rental rates.

Sunday, Nov 25, 2018 at 09:31 AM EST

On-Duty Winchester Police Officer Killed in Crash

On-Duty Winchester Police Officer Killed in Crash

A Winchester officer was responding to a call Saturday night when he was killed in a crash.

Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 at 10:03 PM EST

Crash Kills Two Women in Virginia

Crash Kills Two Women in Virginia

A crash in Virginia killed two women Wednesday, Virginia State Police said.

Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 at 04:23 PM EST

Two Dead After Apparent 'Domestic Incident' in Falls Church

Two Dead After Apparent 'Domestic Incident' in Falls Church

A man and woman were found dead just ahead of Thanksgiving inside a home in Falls Church, police say. Officials believe their deaths followed a "domestic incident."

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 06:43 PM EST

Man Killed Fairfax Co. Teen With 'MMA' Chokehold: Police

Man Killed Fairfax Co. Teen With 'MMA' Chokehold: Police

The teenage boy was angry because after he choked and assaulted his high school girlfriend twice, he was transferred to an alternative high school. So he asked her to meet him in a park, strangled her and hid...

Covering Northern Virginia
Meet News4's Northern Virginia Bureau. Bureau Chief Julie Carey has been covering Northern Virginia since joining News4 in 1992. Her reporting has taken her all over the Commonwealth, including Richmond where she has covered the governor, the general assembly, and every election since 1993. Follow Julie on Twitter.

David Culver was born and raised in Fairfax, and after an internship at News4 and stints as a reporter, anchor and producer for WAVY-TV, the NBC station in Norfolk, he joined News4 in December 2012. Follow David on Twitter.