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D.C. Awarded $1M to Expand Body Worn Camera ProgramThe District will be expanding its Body Worn Camera Program, and the Justice Department has awarded $1 million to the city to support the expansion.
Fatal Shootings Bring D.C. Homicide Total to 114District of Columbia police are investigating two overnight homicides.
Slaying of 22-Year-Old Man is 106th Homicide in D.C. in 2015District of Columbia police say a 22-year-old man was killed and two others were injured in a shooting in northeast Washington.
D.C. Police Union Members Vote No Confidence in ChiefThe 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.
Several Shootings in D.C. Despite All MPD Officers On-DutyD.C. Police have reported seven shootings during the first night of a department-wide initiative to crack down on violent crime in the District.
D.C. Police Continue Prostitution Crackdown, Arrest 9 More MenPolice say they've now made more than 200 arrests as they try to curb an increase in street prostitution in downtown Washington.
D.C. Chief: Repeat Offenders Driving Increase in HomicidesPolice 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 Seek Suspect in Fatal Southeast D.C. ShootingPolice are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with a homicide in southeast Washington.
Police: Woman Shot by Officer in Stable ConditionA woman shot by a District of Columbia police officer remains hospitalized as police continue to investigate the circumstances of the shooting.
D.C. Police Make Arrest in August 2014 HomicideDistrict of Columbia police say they've arrested a man in a double shooting nearly a year ago that left one man dead.
Young Girl Shot in Southeast D.C. is Expected to SurvivePolice say a young girl is expected to survive after she was shot in southeast Washington.
Ex-D.C. Officer Charged With Taking Gun to Library of CongressA 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.