Police responded to a domestic violence report at a home on 17th Street, between Newton and Monroe streets for a suspect attacking his grandfather.
Authorities have retrieved the body of adult male from the Anacostia River near the 11th Street Bridge in Washington.
Authorities are investigating a double shooting that occurred in northwest Washington over the weekend.
.C. police will resume blood-alcohol tests for suspected drunken drivers later this week, two years after the program was suspended because of testing equipment flaws.
The D.C. police department is refusing to release a copy of a 911 call made after a shooting at the headquarters of a conservative Christian lobbying group, even though such recordings are treated as public records in many other jurisdictions.
Elijah Wallace, an elderly man from the District, was arrested in connection with two sexual assaults that occurred within one hour of each other Wednesday morning in the District.
The use of breathalyzers by police in DC may soon become common place again. The DC council is expected to vote on a measure to reinstate the breath-testing equipment on Tuesday.
D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says it’s not unusual or improper for the police force to burn documents, even as union officials continue to demand an investigation into how police department records came to be placed in trash bins and set afire.
An email from a D.C. police department recruiting official shows Marvin Haiman advised staff members about a “file burn,” one day before personnel records were found on fire in dumpsters.
A New York City man who was in Washington for a conference of community activists says D.C. police officers used excessive force after mistaking him for a homicide suspect.