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Biberaj: New data shows Loudoun County is safer and smarter on crime | Community Views

I was sworn in 2020 on a platform to make changes to the Loudoun County Commonwealth Attorney’s Office – to ensure Loudoun County becomes safer and smarter in criminal justice while saving money. taxpayers’ money. I am honored to work with the citizens and elected officials of Loudoun County every day to deliver on this promise.

A new report released this summer shows that we have made great strides as a community toward achieving a safer and smarter Loudoun County. The Virginia State Police’s “Crime in Virginia 2021” report shows that serious crime reported by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has dropped significantly over the past two years. Violent crime has dropped 31% in Loudoun County since 2019. And, over the past year, violent crime has fallen 12.5% ​​in the county, while it has increased 7.1 % statewide.