Emergency crews are working to rescue a man who fell through the roof of a vacant building in West Baltimore after fleeing from police.
Baltimore City Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts was named to President Obama’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing, the department announced Tuesday.
President Barack Obama wants to see more police wearing cameras to record events like the shooting death of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown, but is not seeking to pull back federal programs that provide the type of military-style equipment used to dispel the resulting racially charged protests in Ferguson, Missouri.
Protesters were out in full force Tuesday night following the grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
The FBI has sent nearly 100 additional agents to Ferguson, Missouri, to help law enforcement there as officials prepare for possible unrest ahead of a grand jury decision in the Michael Brown shooting.
A man has died of gunshot wounds in a backyard in Pasadena.
A D.C. woman has been found dead with gunshot wounds and burns.
Fairfax County police are investigating a hit-and-run in the Falls Church area that left one man dead on Friday night.
Police say three people were shot near the Verizon Center late Friday night, and a fourth was shot just blocks away about an hour later.
Internal statistics don’t back up the claim that police in Washington are disproportionately stopping and frisking African-Americans on the street, Police Chief Cathy Lanier said Monday.