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Police Investigate After Hours Rape at D.C. Pool

A 22-year-old college student says she was beaten and raped by a D.C. Parks and Recreation employee at a community pool early Tuesday morning.


File photo of MPD Chief Cathy Lanier. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Police Chief Talks Homicides, Stop-and-Frisk

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.


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Judge Rejects Whistleblower Claims of DC Officers

A judge has rejected a whistleblower lawsuit brought by three D.C. police officers over drunken driving enforcement.


Police are in a standoff with a man inside a southeast DC home. (credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Armed Man Ends 10-Hour Standoff with D.C. Police

A man has barricaded himself inside a home in southeast Washington after police attempted to serve a warrant to him Tuesday night.


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DC Police Seek Suspect in Sexual Assault

D.C. police say they are looking for a suspect in a violent sexual assault that occurred not far from the Anacostia Freeway.


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DC Police Officer Accused of Slamming Elementary School Student’s Head Into Table

The mother of a District of Columbia elementary school student has accused a police officer of abusing her son in school.


Family members Carolyn Bell (mother) and Janine Jackson (cousin) near the location police shot and killed 34-year-old Cleman Sweptson. (credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Fatal Police-Involved Shooting Grows Divide Between Cops and Ward 8 Residents

Police in the District are investigating an officer-involved shooting the left one person dead early Tuesday morning in Southeast.


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Woman Assaulted, Robbed at Downtown Hotel; Police Release Video

D.C. police are looking for three men that robbed and assaulted a woman at a downtown hotel over the weekend.


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No Injuries in D.C. Officer Involved Shooting

Police in the District say no one was injured in an officer involved shooting Wednesday night.


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3 Arrested After DC Officer Is Hit By Car

Police have charged with people in a hit-and-run crash that injured an officer.