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Public scrutiny following the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and some high-profile police brutality cases in the D.C. – Baltimore area, is leading both cities to consider making police officers wear body cameras.
D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says she was shocked upon seeing a YouTube video that shows a District officer violating a policy that allows the public to video record police activity.
A police officer has been hospitalized after being hit by a car in northeast Washington.
Police are searching for Patriece Stoddard, 68, who was last seen in the 300 block of Varnum Street, Northwest on Tuesday, August 26.
Police are investigating a homicide in southeast Washington.
Officials are describing a power outage that caused D.C.’s 911 and police radio system to break down “a catastrophic communications failure.”
A retired D.C. police detective has pleaded guilty to embezzling money from two unions he founded.
Police are asking for the public’s help with finding an 11-year-old D.C. boy who went missing around 7 p.m. Monday.
Police in D.C. say they’ve arrested a man in connection with a homicide in northwest Washington.
A judge has acquitted a Metropolitan police officer of four misdemeanor charges of sexually assaulting two women while in uniform and on duty.