WASHINGTON, D.C. (WUSA9) -- You can search for restaurant violations at your favorite restaurants in Montgomery County, the District and Virginia.
WUSA9 has rolled out the mobile Restaurant Alert database which allows you to search DC, Virginia, and Montgomery Co. restaurants in one smartphone app:
Click here: http://restaurantalert.wusa9.com/mobile
See attached video for tips on maneuvering the sites, like ignoring the District's request for a login and password (which are not needed).
Links to search the restaurant inspection databases:
How to report violations to health departments
If you identify a health risk at a restaurant, grocery store or other food establishment, a complaint to your local health department would likely result in an official inspection within 48 hours.
We've compiled DMV health department contact information below.
District of Columbia Health Dept.
Montgomery County Health Dept.
phone: 240-777-3986 or Montgomery County 311
Fairfax County Health Dept.
Prince George's County Health Dept.
phone: 301-883-7690 or Prince George's County 311
Arlington County Health Dept.
Alexandria Health Dept.
Loudoun County Health Dept.
phone: 703 777 0234 firstname.lastname@example.org