Capitol Police

The Cannon House Office Building. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Charged After Attempting To Enter Congressional Office Building With Gun

For the second time in as many weeks, a person has been arrested after trying to bring a gun into the Congressional Cannon House Office building.

07/23/2014

The Cannon House Office Building. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Congressman’s Staffer Denies Guilt in Gun Case

A Pennsylvania congressman’s press secretary has pleaded not guilty to a weapons charge after Capitol police say he carried a gun into a federal office building in Washington.

07/20/2014

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Suspicious Vehicle Cleared, Roadways Reopened Near Capitol Hill

An investigation into a suspicious vehicle on Capitol Hill has been cleared and roadways reopened, police say.

03/26/2014

Law enforcement personnel respond to a reported shooting at the Washington Navy Yard September 16, 2013. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Report: Capitol Police Unit Recalled from Navy Yard ‘Reasonable’

A new report says a specially trained tactical Capitol Police squad was recalled from the scene of the Washington Navy Yard rampage in part because of concerns about possible threats to the U.S. Capitol.

11/08/2013

The entrance to the Navy Yard in Washington, DC. A defense contractor named Aaron Alexis allegedly killed at least 12 people during a shooting rampage before being killed by police.  (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Delay in Capitol Police Navy Yard Shooting Report

A report into the response by the U.S. Capitol Police to the Washington Navy Yard shooting has been delayed by the federal government shutdown.

10/18/2013

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Use Of Force To Be Studied In DC Police Chase

Police in Washington are reviewing the use of officers’ deadly force in the killing of a woman who tried to ram her car through a White House barrier, a shooting her family says was unjustified.

10/06/2013

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Car Chase Ends With Deadly Shooting Near Capitol

A woman is dead after D.C. police say she drove her unauthorized vehicle to a White House checkpoint, rammed a Secret Service vehicle while fleeing the scene, then led officers on a high-speed chase to the U.S. Capitol, causing a chaotic scene in the District shortly after 2:15 p.m.

10/03/2013

A police car sits in front of the U.S. Capitol building. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Capitol Police to Probe Response at Navy Yard

The chief of the U.S. Capitol Police has ordered an investigation into the force’s response to Monday’s mass shooting at Washington’s Navy Yard.

09/18/2013

House Speaker John Boehner speaks during a news conference on Nov. 14, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Nude AIDS Activists Arrested In Speaker Boehner’s Office

Three women AIDS activists saying they wanted to highlight the “naked truth” about potential spending cuts in HIV programs have been arrested after taking their clothes off in the lobby of House Speaker John Boehner’s office.

11/27/2012

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U.S. Capitol Police Chief Morse To Retire In May

The chief of the U.S. Capitol Police says he plans to retire at the end of May.

04/24/2012

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