Police in the nation’s capital will begin wearing cameras Wednesday to record them as they perform their duties and interact with the public.
D.C. police announced Wednesday it will start a $1 million dollar pilot program to wear body cameras on October 1.
The longtime partner of a Virginia man fatally shot by Fairfax County police is suing the department for $12 million.
A Prince George’s County man has been arrested in connection to the killing of man whose body parts were found in bags in Laurel over the weekend.
The District of Columbia police chief is urging President Barack Obama not to cancel a program enabling local law enforcement agencies to buy surplus military equipment at big discounts.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says police have to be careful when using military-style equipment like that seen on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, in the past week.
Images of police outfitted in paramilitary gear clashing with protesters in suburban St. Louis after the weekend shooting death of unarmed black teenager is giving new impetus to efforts to rein in a Pentagon program that provides free machine guns and other surplus military equipment to local law enforcement agencies.
Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday promised the family of an unarmed black teenager shot by police in Missouri a full, independent civil rights investigation of his death.
Maryland State Police say a trooper saved the life of a man who appeared about to jump off a 90-foot bridge.
The Pennsylvania State Police, one of the nation’s largest forces, is faced with ending the physical fitness tests it gives to applicants for state trooper positions or defending in court a practice that the federal government says illegally discriminates against women.