Emergency Preparedness: The Day Before
Posted 1:03 p.m.
We hope you’ve been following our “Fairfax Prepares: 30 Ways in 30 Days” campaign with one easy “ask” each day to help you become better prepared. If you haven’t started following or completing the “asks,” there’s plenty of time!
Why is preparedness so important?
As the quick videos below from FEMA and the AD Council show, today could be the day before an emergency in our community. We just never know, so it’s best to be prepared.
About Fairfax County Emergency InformationOfficial emergency information about preparedness, response and recovery from Fairfax County Government.
- Heat Advisory issued July 23 at 10:30AM EDT until July 23 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS July 23, 2016...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... * HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 105 DEGREES DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS NEAR 70. * IMPACTS...RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESS FOR THOSE WITHOUT AIR- CONDITIONING OR THOSE OUTDOORS FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD.
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Note to media: A PIO will be available for questions/interviews tonight until 8 p.m. Call office: 703-246-2253 Sully Police District – Detectives are investigating three incidents of gunshots being fired at two homes in the Clifton area. On Tuesday, July 19, police responded to a home in the 11900 block of Henderson Court, in Clifton, […]
This report is published every weekday, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence. The report contains selected crimes, including animal-related incidents and property […]
Franconia, Mount Vernon, Mason, Sully Police Districts – Detectives are investigating a series of ATM thefts that have been occurring around the region, including Fairfax County. Between June 18 and July 20, there were six reported cases. Five reported incidents involved stolen ATMs; one incident was a report of a stolen vehicle that detectives believe […]
The Organized Crime Narcotics Division (OCN) has been conducting a long term investigation into the distribution of heroin in Fairfax County. Based on evidence obtained during the investigation a suspect was identified as “Nephew” who was allegedly selling heroin in several areas of Fairfax County. As the investigation progressed “Nephew” was identified as Clarence Dickerson, […]
West Springfield Police District – Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 16-year-old Kaileigh Jenne Salusky, reported missing around 12:40 p.m. on Tuesday, July 19. Detectives believe that she is missing voluntarily. Salusky was last seen around 11 p.m. on Monday, July 18 at a home in the Springfield area. Salusky is described […]