Police in the nation’s capital will begin wearing cameras Wednesday to record them as they perform their duties and interact with the public.
D.C. police announced Wednesday it will start a $1 million dollar pilot program to wear body cameras on October 1.
D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says she was shocked upon seeing a YouTube video that shows a District officer violating a policy that allows the public to video record police activity.
The District of Columbia police chief is urging President Barack Obama not to cancel a program enabling local law enforcement agencies to buy surplus military equipment at big discounts.
D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier has ordered the temporary closing of a nightclub where an actor who played a gang member on the television series “The Wire” was stabbed.
After five days of arguments and testimony, the jury hearing the discrimination case against the District and D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier have delivered a verdict.
D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier is expected to testify Tuesday in a trial stemming from allegations she unfairly discriminated against a high-ranking African-American woman in the department.
D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier has been honored by the Anti-Defamation League for her efforts to fight terrorism and injustice.
Muriel Bowser has asked D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier to remain on the job once she is sworn in as successor to Vincent Gray next January.
The former Merritt Middle School building in Washington is going to be transformed into a new district headquarters for D.C. police.