U.S. Park Police

A member of Occupy DC is removed by US Park Police after refusing to leave a circle within McPherson Square February 4, 2011 in Washington, DC.  US Park police raided the Occupy DC camp at McPherson Square before dawn to enforce no camping rules.  (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Settlement Would Change U.S. Park Police Mass Arrest Policies

A proposed $2.2 million settlement of a case that started with the arrests of hundreds of protesters in 2002 would change how U.S. Park Police handle mass arrests.

05/18/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty to Impersonating Police Officer

A Forestville man has pleaded guilty to impersonating a federal officer.

11/10/2014

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Report: Communications Mishandled During Search

A report says the U.S. Park Police mishandled communications during a search for a woman who went missing after arriving at Reagan National Airport from Barbados.

10/23/2014

US-INDEPENDENCE DAY-FIREWORKS

Park Police Offer Public Alerts for July 4 in DC

Visitors to the National Mall for the Independence Day celebration can sign up for event information and emergency notifications from the National Park Service.

07/04/2014

Rock Creek Park. (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

8 Animals Found Dead After Possible Ritualistic Killing in Rock Creek Park

U.S. Park Police say several birds and a goat have been found with their throats cut in Rock Creek Park in what may have been a ritualistic killing.

03/26/2014

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Police Helicopter Rescues Man, Dogs from Va. Lake

U.S. Park Police say a department helicopter helped rescue a man and two dogs stranded on a Prince William County lake after a canoe flooded with icy water.

02/24/2014

U.S. Park Police Chief Teresa Chambers. (Photo by PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Park Police Chief Stepping Down

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.

11/21/2013

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7 Arrested at White House Protesting Deportations

Police have arrested seven immigration activists who chained themselves to the White House fence to protest deportations under the Obama administration.

09/18/2013

File photo of a gun shop. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Park Police Chief Says Reforms Planned on Weapons

The U.S. Park Police says it’s working to take better stock of its firearms inventory.

08/02/2013

Green paint is seen on the statue of Abraham Lincoln July 30, 2013 at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC. Workers are using a solvent that will hopefully draw the paint out of the granite surface. (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Green Paint Stain Still Shows on Lincoln Memorial

Three areas of the Lincoln Memorial statue still show faint signs of staining after a vandal splattered green paint at the site last week.

08/01/2013

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