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D.C. Auditor Reviewing Police Use-Of-Force Policies

The District of Columbia Auditor’s office is taking a fresh look at use of force by police in the nation’s capital.


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D.C. Police Officer, Pastor Charged With Sex Abuse of a Minor

A D.C. police officer and pastor has been arrested and charged with first degree sex abuse of a minor.


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Jury Deliberating in Whistleblower Trial Against Lanier

The case of a whistleblower lawsuit against D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier is now in the hands of a jury.


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Police Arrest Teen Suspect Involved in Attempted Robbery

Metropolitan Police have arrested and charged a suspect in connection to an attempted robbery in northeast D.C.


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New Photo Enforced Speed Locations in D.C.

Police announced Monday there are seven new locations for automated speed and stop sign cameras in the District.


Police say a 16-year-old boy killed an 8-year-old who was trying to protect his sister from the teen's assault. (Getty Images)

Police: Man Arrested In Connection With Nov. Shooting In DC

Police in Washington say they’ve made an arrest in connection with a November shooting in northeast Washington in which two people were injured.


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D.C. Police Seek 4 Men in Kidnapping, Sex Assault

District of Columbia police say they’re looking for four suspects in a kidnapping and sexual assault.


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D.C. Police Arrest 2 Men in Fatal Shooting

Police have arrested two men in one of four fatal shootings that occurred in the District of Columbia on Christmas Eve.


American University Student Reports Sexual Assault in Residence Hall

An American University student tells police they were the victim of a sexual assault in one of the school’s residence halls on the morning of Dec. 10.


Democrat Earl Everett, 81, was seeking to unseat Republican Rep. Markwayne Mullin for the 2nd District in the eastern part of the state. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

D.C. Police Searching for Suspect in Sex Abuse of Transgender Woman

D.C. Police are asking for the public’s help to find the suspect in connection with a first degree sexual abuse that happened Thursday evening.