Auto theft criminal investigation contacts

Auto theft criminal investigation contacts

Due to the recent increase in auto theft activity in the region, Police Sgt. David Mohr of the Washington Area Vehicle Enforcement Auto Theft Task Force, attended a recent WANADA Board meeting to discuss the concerns. Sgt. Mohr encourages dealers to contact the Task Force in the event of a vehcile theft rather than local police station. His teams are specially equipped to analyze and investigate the crimes, particularly if they are part of a larger trend or the work of a known theft ring.

Sgt. Mohr has provided a list of the Task Force for the region to expedite investigations and combat auto theft in the Washington, DC Region. Contact the corresponding investigator for your locality from the list below.


Montgomery County Police Department

Sgt. M. Fergus Sugrue

Centralized Auto Theft Section

Desk 240-773-6374

Cell: 240-876-8478

Prince George County Police Department

Sgt. David Mohr

Washington Area Vehicle Enforcement, Auto Theft Task Force



Alexandria Police

Sgt. B.F. Jackson #2159

Criminal Investigations

Property Crimes Unit


Arlington Police Department

Detective Chris Dengeles

Fugitive Special Investigations

FBI Violent Crimes Task Force, CR-4

1425 N. Courthouse Road

Arlington, VA 22201

703-228-4233 desk

Fairfax County Police Department

Criminal Investigations Bureau

Major Crimes Division

Supervisor: 2LT Michael Blancke

(703) 887-7233

Office: 703-246-7800

Non-Emergency: 703-691-2131

Virginia State Police

Special Agent Ron Paschal

571-283-3587 Cell

Dealers with questions about the Auto Theft Task Force may contact Joe Koch,, 202-237-7200 .

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