Sgt. Houston reported an uptick in crimes recently with 52 offenses; most minor and no assault and battery. To reach Sgt. Houston please call 703-746-6651.
An Alexandria Police Officer 'Peter Laboy' was shot in the head while making more than a routine traffic stop. The individual who fired the gun likely was aiming at a different target. Laboy, who is married and the father of four boys, has made a miracle recovery, but he still has bullet fragments in his brain. Donations can be dropped off at the Alexandria Police Department '3600 Wheeler Avenue' or sent to the Alexandria Police Association c/o Peter Laboy, P.O. Box 1228, Alexandria, VA 22313.