If you see Graffiti in your neighborhood, REPORT IT and REMOVE IT.
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If graffiti appears on your property, please contact the Prince William County non-emergency Police number at 703-792-6500. Per Prince William County Code 16-56, Graffiti Prevention and Removal is the responsibility of the property owner.

If possible please take a photo of the graffiti and then remove or cover over the graffiti as soon as possible. Prompt removal may reduce the likelihood of repeat vandalism.

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You can cover or removegraffiti by the following methods:

Paint - re-paint the area

Solvents - follow the manufacturer's instructions to remove

Power-wash - to remove graffiti

  • If you see graffiti on another's residence or business, report it to Neighborhood Services at 703-792-7018
  • Remove graffiti with the permission of the property owner
  • Work safely during graffiti removal
  • If graffiti appears on public property, utility boxes or road signs, report it to Neighborhood Services at 703-792-7018. We will work with the applicable agency to assist them with the graffiti removal efforts.

Click here for our Neighborhood Graffiti brochure.