The former Merritt Middle School building in Washington is going to be transformed into a new district headquarters for D.C. police.
District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier said Friday that the department is working to implement an on-body camera system for officers to “establish a record of police conduct.”
District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier is appearing at a D.C. Council hearing to discuss standards and trainings in the wake of the recent high-profile arrests of police officers.
Police officials in the nation’s capital have been facing recent questions about headline-making arrests — not of hardened street criminals but of their own officers.
District of Columbia police have opened an internal affairs investigation into statements made by an officer who responded to reports that singer Chris Brown had punched a man outside a Washington hotel.
District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier says a police officer who died after being charged with child pornography last month appears to have committed suicide.
Big changes for gun owners in the nation’s capital will impact tens of thousands of law-abiding citizens, many of whom have no idea the change is coming.
For the first time since 2008 the murder rate in the nation’s capital has increased.
D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier said Friday the ongoing misconduct investigations of two officers, including one accused of running a prostitution operation from his apartment, were devastating for the entire department.
One man is dead and a police officer is hospitalized following a shootout in the Trinidad neighborhood of the District Tuesday night.