One by one, more than 40 white, wooden crosses were hammered into the ground at Marvin Gaye Park on Sunday to memorialize dozens of murder victims in the District this year.
21-year-old Dylann Storm Roof is suspected of spending nearly an hour inside a historic black church before shooting and killing nine people.
A bicycling advocacy group in Maryland is planning a memorial bike ride and vigil for a bicyclist killed in a hit-and-run crash in Baltimore.
A candlelight vigil was held in Baltimore’s Waverly neighborhood in honor of 3-year-old McKenzie Elliott, who tragically died during a drive-by shooting last Friday.
A vigil was held in Baltimore Saturday night for 17-year-old Michael Mayfield, who was shot multiple times and killed Wednesday just weeks before his high school graduation.
Homeless advocates are holding an all-night vigil for homeless people who have died this year in Washington.
Members of the Newtown, Conn., community, including the parent of a teacher killed in a school massacre a year ago, gathered at the National Cathedral Thursday for a vigil to remember those who lost their lives because of gun violence.
A candlelight vigil in Washington will mark 15 years since the death of Matthew Shepard, a gay college student who was abducted and killed in Laramie, Wyo.
Dozens of people came out Monday night to Freedom Plaza in Northwest, D.C. to honor the victims of the deadly shootings at the Naval Yard.
District residents gathered on Ridge Road SE to memorialize four people recently killed by gun violence in the area.