As many as five recent shootings, including two Tuesday — one near the National Security Agency headquarters in Fort Meade and another on the Intercounty Connector near I-95 in Laurel — may be connected, authorities say.
Police say they found a man dead on a section of the Anacostia River Trail early Saturday morning.
Park Police officers are investigating after a pedestrian was fatally struck while trying to cross Suitland Parkway.
The chief of the United States Park Police said Thursday that she plans to retire next month after more than three decades in law enforcement.
U.S. Park Police began quietly enforcing a no-camping rule where Occupy protesters have been demonstrating. But despite heightened tensions, there were no arrests reported by the afternoon and no forced evictions.