District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier says New York City’s stop-and-frisk policy probably helped reduce crime but became a less acceptable police tactic as communities there became safer.
A judge has rejected a whistleblower lawsuit brought by three D.C. police officers over drunken driving enforcement.
A man has barricaded himself inside a home in southeast Washington after police attempted to serve a warrant to him Tuesday night.
D.C. police say they are looking for a suspect in a violent sexual assault that occurred not far from the Anacostia Freeway.
The mother of a District of Columbia elementary school student has accused a police officer of abusing her son in school.
Police in the District are investigating an officer-involved shooting the left one person dead early Tuesday morning in Southeast.
D.C. police are looking for three men that robbed and assaulted a woman at a downtown hotel over the weekend.
Police in the District say no one was injured in an officer involved shooting Wednesday night.
Police have charged with people in a hit-and-run crash that injured an officer.
D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells wants police to be able tap into private security cameras in an effort to crack down on crime in the nation’s capital. But some residents are wondering if the proposal goes too far, crossing the line between safety and privacy.