Recent Crime News
Monday Mar 23 | via Martinsburg Journal
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Sunday Mar 8 | via Al Jazeera
Over the past month my team and I have followed the heroin corridor from colourful poppy fields in the remote mountains of southern Mexico to Martinsburg, West Virginia - one small American town ravaged by addiction and overdoses. What we saw was that on both sides of the border, the trade has resulted in death and misery. Comment?
Monday Mar 2 | via Martinsburg Journal
Three people indicted last month by a grand jury in connection with the robbery and fatal shooting of a man near Pikeside were arraigned Monday in Berkeley County Circuit Court. Both Vincent Scott Smith Jr., 18, of Frederick, Maryland, and Tulsa A. Johnson, 35, of Martinsburg, were indicted on one count each of first-degree murder, felony murder, first-degree robbery and conspiracy in connection with the Sept. Comment?
Monday Mar 2 | via The Inter-Mountain
Attorney General Patrick Morrisey unveiled the top areas of scam complaints in 2014 and provided tips for consumers so they can avoid being taken advantage of by unscrupulous people. Comment?
Monday Mar 2 | via Williamson Daily News Online
Attorney General Patrick Morrisey today unveiled the top areas of scam complaints in 2014 and provided tips for consumers so they can avoid being taken advantage of by unscrupulous people. Comment?
Feb 24, 2015 | via Patch.com
Fairfax County police detectives are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect who burglarized a home in the Fox Mill Estates subdivision. The burglary occurred between 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. Feb. 5 in the 12700 block of Magna Carta Road near Herndon, according to the Fairfax County Police Department. Comment?
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