Child safety advocates are offering suggestions on ways to keep young people safe from predators in school settings.
Former Washington, D.C. Police Chief Charles Ramsey says heightened scrutiny of police departments across the country will strengthen and improve policing nationwide.
Richmond Police say two men were fatally shot at an apartment complex.
A Takoma Park police officer is in trouble with the law, accused of assaulting a D.C. police officer outside a downtown Washington nightclub.
While some critics ask whether police are putting social work over law enforcement, authorities say that while they are stepping up efforts against dealers, they can’t arrest their way out of such a pervasive epidemic.
Police departments across the country are warning drivers in these cold months of winter to not leave their running cars unattended.
District of Columbia officials are set to release a report on use of force by city police in the seven years since federal oversight of the department ended.
A federal appeals court says police should not use stun guns on people who are trying to evade custody but pose no safety risk to the officers or others.
A Maryland legislative work group has passed on a list of 21 recommendations for how police departments should handle everything from equipping officers to making sure they undergo regular mental health screenings.
A man has died after he tried using a toy gun to rob an off-duty police officer.
A U.S. Secret Service officer was shot and killed Tuesday in Southwest D.C.
A Manassas police detective who worked on a regional task force to protect children from Internet crimes and was at the center of a child exploitation investigation killed himself Tuesday as police came to arrest him.
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