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Feb. 19 townhouse fire in Woodbridge displaces two children and two adults

PWC Fire Marshal's office determined incorrect use of a battery charger to be cause of fire at Woodbridge townhouse on Feb. 19.

AARP Virginia Fraud Alert: New take on an old scam - check “washing”

One of the oldest scams around involves a criminal getting hold of one of your checks and forging the payee and the amount. How you send those checks is the key to staying safe.

National Environmental Achievement Award for Dr. Jack Kooyoomjian of Lake Ridge

Since 1995, Dr. Jack Kooyoomjian of Lake Ridge, VA, has served on the Prince William Service Authority Board of Directors. He is being recognized for his significant role in elevating the Service Authority as a national leader in ensuring water system reliability, water reclamation and environmental stewardship.

Saturday, Feb. 17 trash & recycling cancelled due to snow

ue to the anticipated winter weather on the evening of Friday, Feb. 16 and its potential impact on road conditions, trash and recycling collection services at the two Saturday Collection Sites (Nokesville and Evergreen/Haymarket) have been cancelled for Feb.17, according to Prince William County Government.

Adult and youth volunteers needed in Prince William area

A variety of adult and youth volunteers are needed by area nonprofit groups. Can you help?

Feb. 15 open house at Yorkshire Elementary School on transportation issues

PWC road officials (PWC DOT) want to hear about transportation experiences and opinions from residents who live, work and play in Yorkshire at a town meeting tomorrow, Feb. 15, at Yorkshire Elementary School. If you want to comment,. find out how to access an online survey at the open house.

Investigate details in PWC Police shooting case at apprentice training center in Manassas

As the investigation into the officer-involved shooting that occurred at an apprenticeship training center located at 7016 Infantry Ridge Rd in Manassas (20109) on February 13 progresses, preliminary details are being released to keep our community informed of the events prior and up to the officers' arrival on scene.

PWPD calls in regional Critical Incident Task Force to investigate officer-involved shooting

On February 13, 2024 at 3:23PM, Prince William County Police officers responded to an apprenticeship training cente in Manassas (20109) for an initial report of a stabbing. When officers arrived, they encountered a presumed male suspect armed with a knife near the front entrance. More than one officer opened fire with their department issued handguns, striking the suspect who was pronounced dead on scene.

Va, law enforcement groups oppose bid to legalize marijuana sales in Virginia now

“The legislation still has a long way to go, and we hope this letter and the proven data contained in it will make legislators think twice before casting a vote that will bring more hurt and pain to communities," says a letter to state legislators signed by Virginia Sheriffs' Association, Virginia State Police Association, Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police, and Virginia Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators.

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