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.
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.