The vast majority of Washington police union members who responded to a recent poll say they do not have confidence in Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier.
D.C. Police have reported seven shootings during the first night of a department-wide initiative to crack down on violent crime in the District.
Police say they’ve now made more than 200 arrests as they try to curb an increase in street prostitution in downtown Washington.
Police Chief Cathy Lanier says repeat violent offenders on the streets, an influx of high-powered guns and the prevalence of synthetic drugs are all factors in the homicide increase in the District of Columbia.
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with a homicide in southeast Washington.
A woman shot by a District of Columbia police officer remains hospitalized as police continue to investigate the circumstances of the shooting.
District of Columbia police say they’ve arrested a man in a double shooting nearly a year ago that left one man dead.
Police say a young girl is expected to survive after she was shot in southeast Washington.
A former District of Columbia police officer was arrested at the Library of Congress this week for trying to bring a loaded, unregistered gun into the building.
Police have identified a man whose body was found burning in a trash can after he died of gunshot wounds.