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Service Held 20 Years After D.C. Shooting Rampage

A memorial service was to be held Friday for two FBI agents and a District of Columbia police sergeant shot and killed 20 years ago inside the Metropolitan Police Department’s headquarters, an event that shocked the city at a time when it was known as the nation’s murder capital.


Washington Navy Yard Area Recovers Day After 13 Dead in Shooting

DC Police Explain Difficulties On The Day of Navy Yard Shooting

An internal District of Columbia police report on the response to the Washington Navy Yard shooting says officers were hindered because they couldn’t access live surveillance-camera footage of the shooter.


Workers return to the Washington Navy Yard on September 17, 2013.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

The Top Local News Stories of ’13

The Top Local News Stories of ’13


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2 Men Charged in Stun Gun Robbery in DC

D.C. police say two men have been charged with using a stun gun to commit a robbery.


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Comedian Charged With Assaulting Journalist at D.C. Club

A standup comedian faces assault charges after a physical altercation with a journalist in the audience that was documented on Twitter.


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D.C. Detective Awarded $2 in Lawsuit Over Quote to Media

A federal jury has awarded $2 to a D.C. police detective who was disciplined after being quoted in a newspaper making comments critical of a police department initiative.


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Missing Child with Autism Found Dead Near Family Home

The body of 7-year-old Michael Kingsbury has been found in a car not far from his home, D.C. police say.


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Report on Sex Assaults Presented to DC Council

A report on the D.C. police department’s handling of sexual assault complaints is being presented before the D.C. Council.