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Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 10:16 AM EDT

Officers Scoop Up Jaywalking Goats in Prince William County

Officers Scoop Up Jaywalking Goats in Prince William County

The goats were wandering along Dale Boulevard when officers spotted them and brought them back to the station.

Monday, Jul 29, 2019 at 06:39 PM EDT

Fairfax County Offers Free Physicals, Shots to Uninsured Kids

Fairfax County Offers Free Physicals, Shots to Uninsured Kids

With just a few weeks left before it's time to go back to school, Fairfax County is offering free physicals and vaccines to kids without insurance. News4's Aimee Cho reports.

Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 at 10:04 AM EDT

Woman Killed, Man Hurt in Virginia Hilton Hotel Stabbing

Woman Killed, Man Hurt in Virginia Hilton Hotel Stabbing

A woman is dead and a man suffered serious injuries from a stabbing at a Hilton hotel in Springfield, Virginia, Fairfax County police say.

Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 07:33 PM EDT

Alexandria Becoming Fifth Dementia-Friendly Community in Va.

Alexandria Becoming Fifth Dementia-Friendly Community in Va.

Alexandria, Virginia, will soon become the fifth dementia-friendly community in the state. Members of the community will be trained how to interact with people with dementia in hopes of making people with the...

Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 03:08 PM EDT

Virginia Teacher Gets 2 Years For Filming Underage Students

Virginia Teacher Gets 2 Years For Filming Underage Students

A West Virginia man was sentenced Wednesday to two years in prison for filming underneath the skirts of high school students in Loudoun County.

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 11:41 PM EDT

Language in FCPS Boundary Policy Upsets Some Parents

Language in FCPS Boundary Policy Upsets Some Parents

Parents in Fairfax County are fired up over a potential change in where their kids can go to school. The county is considering altering its school boundary policy to deal with overcrowding. News4's Darcy Spencer...

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 09:35 PM EDT

Family Copes After Aspiring Teen Rapper Fatally Shot

Family Copes After Aspiring Teen Rapper Fatally Shot

An aspiring teen rapper was accidentally shot and killed in a basement recording studio.

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 07:31 PM EDT

Stafford County School Bus Drivers Train for Scary Scenarios

Stafford County School Bus Drivers Train for Scary Scenarios

The Stafford County Sheriff's Office trains school bus drivers how to respond in scary situations ahead of the upcoming school year. News4's Julie Carey has the story.

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 12:53 PM EDT

17 Dogs, Bearded Dragon Seized From Loudoun County Home

17 Dogs, Bearded Dragon Seized From Loudoun County Home

Two people are facing multiple animal cruelty charges after authorities removed 17 dogs and a bearded dragon from their home in Loudoun County, Virginia, earlier this month.

Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019 at 09:23 PM EDT

Man Arrested After Sprint Employee Finds Child Porn on Phone

Man Arrested After Sprint Employee Finds Child Porn on Phone

Police say the Sprint employee found child pornography on a customer’s phone and told his manager, who immediately contacted the police.

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.