District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser wants to give the city’s police chief the power to shut down businesses that sell synthetic drugs.
The D.C. Council is holding another hearing on the police department’s use of body cameras Thursday afternoon and at issue is how transparent the city will be with the video once they become a regular part of policing.
A verdict has been reached in the whistleblower lawsuit against D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier. The jury has found in favor of Lanier.
The case of a whistleblower lawsuit against D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier is now in the hands of a jury.
A recent increase in crime led to a meeting between D.C.’s next mayor and the current police leadership Monday.
Police say three people were shot near the Verizon Center late Friday night, and a fourth was shot just blocks away about an hour later.
Washington’s police chief is set to address the D.C. Council’s concerns about aggressive tactics against African-American residents.
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.