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Seven unanswered questions in the Fairfax police shooting death of John Geer

Wed, 07 Jan 2015 10:00:32 GMT

  After Fairfax County on Monday decided to release the name of the officer involved in the fatal shooting of John Geer in 2013, and make the new allegation that Geer had threatened police with a gun, there remain a number of crucial unanswered questions in the case. Here are our top seven. You can […]

Document: Judge’s order requiring information release in Geer case

Tue, 23 Dec 2014 03:40:54 GMT

The letter opinion and order issued Monday, Dec. 22, by Fairfax County Circuit Court Judge Randy I. Bellows requiring Fairfax County police to produce, in a civil lawsuit, documents and other records from the investigation of the August 2013 police shooting death of John B. Geer in Springfield. (Full story here.) Bellows is assigned to […]

Judge to rule on whether Fairfax must release information in John Geer killing

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:31:12 GMT

A Fairfax County Circuit Court judge heard nearly two hours of argument Friday on whether he should order Fairfax County to release information to the family of John Geer in their civil lawsuit, but he did not issue a ruling. Instead, Judge Randy I. Bellows said he would write a ruling on the case later, […]

Grassley now seeks answers from Fairfax prosecutor on John Geer police slaying

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 01:06:29 GMT

Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) is continuing his quest to break the silence surrounding the August 2013 Fairfax County police killing of John Geer in Springfield. After sending letters last month to the Fairfax police chief and the U.S. attorney in Alexandria, Grassley has now sent a letter to Fairfax Commonwealth’s Attorney Raymond F. Morrogh, asking […]

Ex-Redskin Laveranues Coles wants $240K engagement ring back, could make Va. law

Fri, 12 Dec 2014 17:34:35 GMT

It’s an age-old legal question: When an engaged couple breaks up, who gets the engagement ring? In courts across the land, and particularly in Virginia, the issue is unresolved and both the fiance and the fiancee have won. Now comes former Redskin wide receiver Laveranues Coles, and the ring in dispute is reportedly a 5.6-carat diamond […]

New ‘Justice for John Geer’ group forms, Grassley staff seeks information

Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:00:19 GMT

Troubled by the lack of information that has emerged  about the Fairfax County police killing of John Geer in August 2013, a group of citizens has launched a protest movement called “Justice for John Geer.” The group is unrelated to, and has not contacted, Geer’s family or their lawyers, but since it launched late last […]

John Geer case moves to Justice Dept. civil rights division, Fairfax County remains silent

Mon, 08 Dec 2014 10:00:33 GMT

As the silence and the delay mount surrounding the Fairfax County police shooting death of John Geer in August 2013, Geer’s family has always had one question: Why won’t anyone tell us what happened? Forget about charges and liability and grand juries. Just, Why? The Post has now learned that the case, handled by the […]

Feds say Fairfax County slowed federal investigation of John Geer police shooting

Thu, 04 Dec 2014 17:55:55 GMT

The Justice Department, attempting to explain why there has been no visible movement in the 15-month investigation into the Fairfax County police shooting death of John Geer, says in a newly released letter that Fairfax “withheld materials” from the probe and that there were “a number of challenges in investigating this case.” The letter also […]

Fairfax County police respond to Grassley in John Geer shooting, reveal little

Tue, 02 Dec 2014 17:29:15 GMT

The Fairfax County Police Department on Monday sent a six-page letter to Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) responding to the lawmaker’s five detailed questions about the August 2013 police killing of unarmed John Geer in Springfield. Below is the letter. Below that is the police department’s general order on guidelines for the release of public information. [UPDATE, […]

Loudoun’s Karlie Harman, 14, makes final 3 in NFL’s football competition

Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:00:41 GMT

Though she was the first girl quarterback to win Player of the Year in a Northern Virginia youth football league, in her first season ever playing football, Aldie’s Karlie Harman was done with the sport. On to basketball. And fashion design. And singing, and all the other things 14-year-old girls do. But the fall rolled around, and […]

Fairfax County hires former Mark McGwire lawyer in John Geer police shooting case

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:00:59 GMT

In response to an inquiry from Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) about the August 2013 slaying of John B. Geer by Fairfax County police, the Fairfax Board of Supervisors has hired a Washington lawyer who previously counseled baseball slugger Mark McGwire to evade Congressional questions about steroid use. Fairfax police and prosecutors and federal prosecutors in […]

Manassas City detective in teen ‘sexting’ case sues teen’s lawyer for defamation

Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:57:24 GMT

Update: This post has been updated to correct a description of which line of a search warrant was crossed out by Manassas City police detective David E. Abbott, and to note that a police press release on the case remains online.  The lead detective in a high-profile teen “sexting” case from last summer, in which […]

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