Requiring police officers to wear body cameras is one potential solution to bridging deep mistrust between law enforcement and the public, the White House said, weighing in on a national debate sparked by the shooting of an unarmed black man last month in Ferguson, Missouri.
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.
D.C. Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in northeast Wednesday night.
A police officer has been hospitalized after being hit by a car in northeast Washington.
An American University department head who was arrested and accused of breaking into a building near campus and setting a fire is expected in court.
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 are investigating three sexual assaults that occurred in the Mount Pleasant area that may be related.
It has been a scene of violence and turmoil in Ferguson, Missouri these past few weeks, as witness and police accounts of what happened the night an unarmed 18-year-old died at the hands of a police officer continue to differ.
D.C. police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 13-year-old girl.
After a D.C. police officer was shot in Southeast around 3 a.m. Wednesday, several District streets are closed for an investigation.