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District of Columbia Metropolitan Police maintain a perimeter around the house on the 3200 block of Woodland Drive NW May 19, 2015 in Washington, DC. Firefighters discovered the bodies of Savvas Savopoulos, 46, his wife Amy, 47, their 10-year-old son Philip, and the housekeeper, Veralicia Figueroa, 57, last Thursday afternoon when they responded to a fire at the house. Two Savopoulos daughters were away in boarding school at the time. Investigators have ruled the deaths homicides and say they could continue to collect evidence at the house for another week. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Man Who Worked for D.C. Family Arrested in Their Deaths

Authorities have arrested an ex-convict who was accused in the grisly murder of a D.C. family and their housekeeper inside their multi-million dollar home in Woodley Park.

05/22/2015

Shooting Baltimore

5 Shot, 4 Arrested in Baltimore Wednesday

Five people were shot and injured in Baltimore Wednesday afternoon, police say.

05/20/2015

File photo of ammunition. (credit: George Frey/Getty Images)

Capitol Police Chief: No Excuse for Leaving Guns in Bathroom

Capitol Police officers are getting training after officers accidentally left their guns in the Capitol’s public bathrooms three times this year.

05/20/2015

File photo of a Fairfax County Police cruiser. (Photo credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Former Fairfax Co. Officer Indicted on Embezzlement Charge

A former Fairfax County police officer was indicted on a felony embezzlement charge Monday after an investigation found he was stealing gasoline from the county.

05/18/2015

Protests in Baltimore After Funeral Held For Baltimore Man Who Died While In Police Custody

Baltimore Officers Cleared in 2014 Police Shooting

A Baltimore Police review board has found that two officers who shot and injured a man who pointed a BB gun at them acted in accordance with department policy.

05/18/2015

Protestors on Reisterstown Road near Mowdamin Mall, April 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. The funeral service for Freddie Gray, who died last week while in Baltimore Police custody, was held on Monday morning. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Obama Bans Some Military-Style Equipment Provided to Police

In a surprise announcement coming nine months after police in riot gear dispelled racially charged protests, President Barack Obama is banning the federal government from providing some military-style equipment to local departments and putting stricter controls on other weapons and gear distributed to law enforcement.

05/18/2015

Fairfax County Police. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

1 Killed, 2 Arrested in Attempted Robbery in Reston

One person was killed, one was injured and two suspects are still at large after a shooting in Reston on Sunday afternoon.

05/17/2015

Montgomery County police car. (Photo: Chuck Carroll/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Police: Suspect in Custody in Connection With Double Murder

Police have taken a suspect into custody in connection with the double murder of a Rockville couple on Mother’s Day.

05/17/2015

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Fairfax Police Arrest Suspect in String of Jewelry Thefts

Fairfax police have arrested a 39-year-old man they believe is connected to a string of high-end jewelry thefts.

05/16/2015

File photo of a stun gun. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Police Investigate Death After Man is Shocked With Stun Gun

Montgomery County Police are investigating the death of a man whom officers had shocked with a stun gun two days earlier.

05/15/2015

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