Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Four recent break-ins and thefts at Eastern Prince William County homes.
All information taken from the Prince William County Police Department's daily report: A homeowner in the 18400 block of Kerill Road in Triangle reported the recent loss of a $2,000 painting. Police responded on March 17 at 2:37 p.m., and found no signs of forced entry into the house. The homeowner told police that the burglary happened between 8:20 a.m. on March 15 and 12:25 p.m. on March 17. A homeowner in the 14600 block of Balsam Street in Woodbridge reported the recent loss of an iPod and other property, worth about $250 in total. Police responded on March 17 at 6:10 p.m. and found no signs of forced entry into the house. The burglar most likely got in through an unlocked door. The homeowner told police that the burglary happened …
Sunday, February 10, 2013
Prince William County Police responded to three incidents within six hours.
Prince William County Police responded to three burglaries Thursday, Feb. 7, in the Woodbridge area, according to a release. In each case, a window was forced open or broken to gain entry, but the burglars took different items. A resident in the 12200 block of Princeton Street contacted police to report that a front window had been forced open sometime between Jan. 26 and when the homeowner arrived at 10:20 a.m. Thursday. Various medications were reported missing, according to police. Don't miss a headline! Like Dale City Patch on Facebook! Just before noon on Thursday, officers responded to the 12800 block of Frontier Lane for another burglary call. The homeowner had been gone for less than two hours, but reported that someone had forced …
Thursday, January 24, 2013
One house was ransacked and a front door was damaged at another home.
Woodbridge area homeowners reported the following incidents to the Prince William County Police Department this week. Police responded at 12:29 p.m. Wednesday to the 1800 block of Tiger Lily Circle. The homeowner reported that the burglary occurred between 6:20 a.m. and noon. The burglar likely entered through a rear door, which was forced open. Several rooms were ransacked. No property was missing. At 8:52 p.m. Wednesday, a homeowner on the 1400 block of Ranger Loop reported that a burglary occurred between 5:40 a.m. and 6:45 p.m. The burglar tried to enter through the front door, which was damaged. No one entered and no property was missing.
Friday, December 21, 2012
Woodbridge area residents reported burglaries at their homes recently.
Woodbridge-area residents reported two apparently unrelated burglaries at their homes recently. A homeowner on the 13900 block of Lynhurst Drive in Dale City reported on Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. that a burglary occurred between 7:55 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. that day. A screen in rear window of the home was removed and the window broken out. The homeowner reported three gaming systems, four TVs, a laptop computer and other items missing. The total value was about $1,840 for all items. A homeowner on the 16600 block of Fern Place reported at 8:55 a.m. Wednesday that a burglary occurred between 9 p.m. the night before and 8:45 a.m. The burglar likely entered through an unsecure front window. $220 worth of clothing and other items were reported …
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Local homeowners recently reported jewelry, a gaming console, clothing, shoes and other items missing.
Woodbridge area residents reported the following apparently unrelated burglaries over the past week. Dec. 11: Police responded to a call from a homeowner on the 15000 block of Illinois Road. The homeowner said that the burglary occurred between 6 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. Nov. 30, and reported a gaming console, accessories, clothing, shoes and jewelry missing. The values was about $6,700. Police said there were no signs of forced entry. Dec. 11: Police responded to a report of a burglary on the 2900 block of Woodburn Court at 6:32 p.m. The homeowner said that it occurred between 10:15 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. that day. Entry was probably made through an unsecure basement window, and $980 worth of jewelry was reported missing.
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said that two Prince William County women were involved in the burglaries. An arrest does not mean a conviction.
Two Prince William County women were possibly involved in a series of burglaries in Northern Virginia, and authorities would like to help owners recover their stolen property, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said. Alicia Johnson, of Woodbridge, and her sister Ruby Johnson, of Dumfries, were charged in connection to burglaries in Prince William County. When Loudoun authorities apprehended the two in Leesburg Nov. 19, they had a large amount of jewelry in their possesion. The Johnsons are now being held at the Adult Detention Center in Prince William. "Some of the pieces are believed to have been stolen during burglaries and/or larcenies from vehicles in our area. The thefts are believed to have occurred in the area of the Estates at …
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
In light of recent burglaries in the Lake Ridge and Dale City areas, police issued safety tips on their Facebook page.
Prince William County Police say that there have been some recent commercial burglaries in the Dale City and Lake Ridge areas, and they want to help business owners keep their valuables safe. Police wrote in a note on their Facebook page that the burglars typically enter the business by forcing open a door or smashing a window during the overnight hours. They target cash registers and electronics. Several times burglars have been scared off by the alarm. Police recommend that business owners: Read the full tips on the Prince William County Police Facebook page. Recent stories about burglaries on eastern Prince William County Patch sites: Dog Stolen in Woodbridge Burglary Burglar Breaks into Panda Chinese Restaurant Crime Blotter: …
Friday, December 7, 2012
A list of burglaries between Nov. 30 and Dec. 4.
Woodbridge-area residents reported the following apparently unrelated burglaries to Prince William County Police over the past week. Nov. 30: At 2:08 p.m., a homeowner on the 14700 block of Birchdale Avenue reported to police a burglary occurred a short time earlier in the day, between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. The burglar likely entered through the front door, which was forced open. However, the resident did not report any property missing. Dec. 3: At 2:59 p.m., a homeowner on the 14800 block of Empire Street reported a burglary occurred between 8:30 a.m. and 2:50 p.m. The burglar appeared to have entered through a rear dog door, which was previously boarded up. Police believe the burglar removed the boards and then stole a laptop, gaming console…
Friday, October 19, 2012
Prince William County Police are investigating a number of burglaries in the Woodbridge area.
Prince William County Police responded to a number of apparently unrelated burglaries reported in the Woodbridge area over the past week. Oct. 12, 3:59 p.m. A homeowner on the 3100 block of Burbank Lane reported that a burgar entered the residence between 5:45 a.m. and 2:30 p..m. and made off with an iPad valued at $250. There were no signs of forced entry; the burglar likely entered through an unsecure window. Oct. 14, 1:15 p.m. A homeowner on the 12900 block of Kimrough Lane reported that a burglary occurred between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. There were no signs of forced entry, but a laptop valued around $1,500 and jewelry were missing. Oct. 14, 4:47 p.m. The owner of the World Trade Company on Farm Creek Drive reported that a burglary took …
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Four reported burglaries in the past week.
In four unrelated burglaries reported Oct. 1, several laptops, gaming consoles and items of jewelry were reported missing from residences in Manassas, Lake Ridge, Dale City and Woodbridge. No items were reported missing Oct. 1 in the 5500 block of Neddleton Avenue in Woodbridge, but a rear glass door had been broken out.