National Preparedness Month: Hurricanes and Inclement Weather
Posted at 12:30 p.m.
Hurricanes can bring heavy rain, high winds and power outages can occur. Flooding, downed power lines, uprooted trees and flooded vehicles are all possible.
To stay safe, make sure you have an emergency kit prepared and listen to any and all messages from emergency response personnel.
To stay safe from hurricanes and inclement weather, be sure to sign up for severe weather alerts from Fairfax Alerts (www.fairfaxcounty.gov/alerts).
Learn more about preparing for hurricanes, as well as all hazards, on our emergency information Web page.
About Fairfax County Emergency InformationOfficial emergency information about preparedness, response and recovery from Fairfax County Government.
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SULLY DISTRICT STATION BURGLARY: 5100 block of Pleasant Forest Drive, between 8 a.m. 1/21/17 and 9:15 p.m. 1/21/17. An investigation determined entry was forced through a window. Electronics and cash were reported missing. LARCENIES: 13000 block of Ann Grigsby Circle, firearm from truck 14000 block of Chantilly Crossing Lane, left restaurant without paying 13000 block […]
Members of the media are invited to attend a news conference regarding the shots that were fired at a marked Fairfax County Police cruiser last night. Colonel Edwin C. Roessler Jr., Chief of the Fairfax County Police Department and Fairfax County Police Captain David M. Smith, Commander of the Major Crimes Division, will be on […]
Reston Police District – Detectives this morning are investigating an incident in which one of our officers was shot at while on duty in his marked cruiser. The cruiser was struck several times by gunfire. Fortunately, the officer was not injured. Preliminarily our investigation reveals that just before midnight last night, the officer attempted […]
Mount Vernon Police District: Early this morning around 1 a.m., we got a call for a shooting in the 6600 block of The Parkway in Alexandria. When officers arrived, they found a teenaged male who had been shot. He was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, but remains in stable condition. Detectives believe this is not a random incident and that there […]
SULLY DISTRICT STATION Animal Protection Officers Seek Identity of Dog Walker LARCENIES: 14000 block of Summer Tree Road, exhaust pipe from vehicle MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION ROBBERY: 2800 block of Beacon Hill Road, 1/18/17, around 4:50 p.m. Two men entered a store and took merchandise without paying. An employee attempted to retrieve the merchandise and one […]