• Man, 21, found dead on path in Lothian, Md., on Friday

    WASHINGTON — Police in Anne Arundel County, Md.  are investigating an apparent homicide after a man’s body was found in a wooded area by the intersection of Margarita Street and Tequila Straight Drive in Lothian. According to…

  • Police: Dozens shot, 8 killed in separate shootings

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore city police said dozens of people have been shot and at least eight killed in a series of separate weekend shootings. WBAL-TV (http://bit.ly/1BmU9W4) reports that a man and woman were shot…

  • Arlington: No murders in 2011, more chickens in 2012

    The past year was a good one for Arlington County, with the jurisdiction boasting no homicides in all of 2011 and the lowest unemployment rate in the state.

  • Homicides down in D.C., but thefts, sexual assaults up

    The number of murders is down significantly in the District, but other types of crime are still a problem in the city.