About 2,700 workers displaced by the Washington Navy Yard shootings last year will begin returning to the renovated building in February, Navy Vice Admiral William Hilarides said Thursday.
An internal District of Columbia police report on the response to the Washington Navy Yard shooting says officers were hindered because they couldn’t access live surveillance-camera footage of the shooter.
An independent review triggered by the Washington Navy Yard killings last year says threats to Defense Department personnel and facilities increasingly are coming from within.
District of Columbia police officers who responded to the Washington Navy Yard massacre in September have been honored by the department.
Officials are renaming the Washington Navy Yard building where a gunman fatally shot 12 people in September before he was killed by police.
The gunman who killed 12 people in last year’s rampage at Washington’s Navy Yard lied so convincingly to Veterans Affairs doctors before the shootings that they concluded he had no mental health issues.
The U.S. Navy says it will add a new main entrance and a memorial area to the building in Washington where a gunman killed 12 workers in September.
The company that employed the Washington Navy Yard shooter pulled his access to classified material for two days in August when mental health problems became evident, but restored it quickly and never told Navy officials about the withdrawal, The Associated Press has learned.
The family of a woman killed during a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard in September is seeking $37.5 million from the Navy and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
The Navy has awarded a $6.4 million contract to a Colorado firm to repair and restore the Washington Navy Yard building where a gunman killed 12 people.