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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.

03/17/2015

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

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.

02/09/2015

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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.

01/12/2015

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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.

01/06/2015

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.

01/04/2015

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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.

01/02/2015

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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.

12/31/2014

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.

12/11/2014

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.

11/28/2014

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Pregnant Woman Shot, Injured in D.C. Apartment

Authorities say a woman who is five months pregnant was shot and wounded in Washington over the weekend.

11/16/2014

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