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Recent Crime News
Thursday Jan 8 | via The Washington Post
Braving sub-freezing temperatures, about three dozen protesters marched outside the Fairfax County police headquarters Thursday morning to demand information and accountability in the August 2013 police killing of John B. Geer in Springfield. Most of those present did not know Geer, a 46-year-old kitchen contractor and father of two, but expressed disgust that 16 months had passed without a decision on whether to charge the officer who shot Geer, Adam D. Torres , and that very little information had been released about the circumstances. Comment?
Monday Jan 5 | via NBC Washington
More information is emerging about the shooting of a man in Springfield, Virginia, in 2013. Fairfax County Police went to 46-year-old John Geer's Springfield home for a report of a domestic disturbance. Comment?
Monday Jan 5 | via WVEC-TV Norfolk
Sixteen months after a man was fatally shot by a Fairfax County police officer in the doorway of his Springfield home, county Officer's name released in 2013 Virginia shooting FAIRFAX, Va. - Sixteen months after a man was fatally shot by a Fairfax County police officer in the doorway of his Springfield home, county Check out this story on 13newsnow.com: PFC Adam Torres fatally shot John Geer in August 2013, officials said. Comment?
Monday Jan 5 | via TBD.com
SPRINGFIELD, Va. For the first time in almost a year and a half, Fairfax County Police have released details on a police shooting that left an unarmed Springfield man dead. Comment?
Dec 23, 2014 | via WJLA-TV Arlington
SPRINGFIELD, Va. A letter released Tuesday says Fairfax County's police chief and county attorney refused to turn over documents to the county's top prosecutor as he investigated the death of an unarmed man killed by police . Comment?
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