After hundreds of thousands of gallons of raw sewage spilled into Lake Barcroft, Fairfax County didn't tell residents. The county says the problem is fixed, but neither homeowners, nor their representative in Richmond, are satisfied.
Part 3 of Armando Trull's series: El Salvador’s poor are getting caught in the middle of a deadly free-for-all between gangs intent on holding their positions and police forces that show unchecked aggression.
Fairfax County Virginia’s chief prosecutor has said he will not file criminal charges resulting from the death of Natasha McKenna. We examine the effect this case and others in Fairfax are having on accountability and training for Fairfax law enforcement.
Part 2 of Armando Trull's series: The prison crisis in El Salvador and gang activity in the D.C. region are part of the same dynamic, authorities say. Money flows back to leaders, even those stuck in the Central American nation's crowded cells.
Danny Centeno worked as a moto-taxi driver in Ilobasco, El Salvador, to support his family, but he fled because gangs threatened his life. "We never thought death would find him here," an uncle says about the 17-year-old shot and killed last week in Sterling, Virginia.
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