Gangs in Virginia:  Resources and Information for Citizens of the Commonwealth

Northern Virginia


Northern VA Map

Community Resources:

Alexandria Mentoring Program

Gang Prevention- Alexandria

Gang Prevention - Fairfax County

GRIT- Manassas

GRIT- Prince William County

Northern Virginia Community Foundation

Northern Virginia Family Services

Rappahannock Area Community Services Board (RACSB)

Residential Youth Services- Alexandria

Volunteer Alexandria

*These resources are not operated or endorsed by the Office of the Attorney General, and serve only as helpful information for reference purposes.  We are not responsible for their content.

Spotlight in Northern Virginia

NOVA Gang Task Force LogoNorthern Virginia Regional Gang Task Force is as a multi-jurisdictional partnership of local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies whose goal is to address gang activity in Northern Virginia.  The task force focuses on enforcement, prevention/education, and intervention.  They offer numerous resources for parents, including PSA’s, brochures, and a 24/7 resource line- 703-GET-HELP.  The task force also sponsors events in the community.  Since 2003, the task force has been a vital resource for combating gangs in Northern Virginia.