Police say the woman crossed the street in the 2700 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE around 10:30 p.m. Friday when a Ford Explorer traveling southbound struck her.
One man is dead and two others are in the hospital after a shooting in Northeast. D.C. police say officers were alerted to a shooting just before 5:30 p.m. on Summit Place near T Street NE.
Two men are recovering after being shot in D.C.’s Columbia Heights neighborhood Friday afternoon, and police are looking for three people connected to the shooting.
Black residents in the District are disproportionately arrested for minor violations, despite making up less than half of the population, according to a study by two watchdog groups.
Mayor Muriel Bowser and the D.C. police department, along with other D.C.-area police departments, have offered their sympathies for the victims of the Chabad of Poway synagogue shooting near San Diego, along with a pledge to continue protecting religious communities throughout the region.
An incident between a 9-year-old boy and police who told him to stop leaning on a car ended with the child in handcuffs on Monday. Now, D.C.’s attorney general is reviewing how officers interact with children.
A proposal from D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser would shift oversight for automated traffic enforcement from D.C. police to the District Department of Transportation.
D.C. police said that Jamar Christopher Tillman, 36, approached six people on the 1200 block of 20th Street NW and “engaged in sexual contact with five victims.”
Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting in Southeast D.C. near the District-Maryland border. Maurice Wheeler, 28, was shot multiple times.
Within the department, officer-reported use of force incidents increased 20 percent from 2017 to 2018, and they’re up 83 percent since 2015, according to a report released last week by the District’s Office of Police Complaints.
A 60-year-old taxi driver was left bloody and missing teeth after police said five teenagers attacked him last week outside a Woodley Park hotel. One of the teens is now facing charges.
D.C. police are looking for a man they say sexually abused a woman in his car after posing as a driver from a ride-hailing service.
According to D.C. police, the officer was trying to stop a carjacked vehicle while on foot. In an attempt to get away, the driver of the stolen car accelerated toward the officer and hit him with the vehicle.
D.C. police have been busy in the Brightwood Park area of Northwest this weekend, investigating a pair of shootings in close proximity to each other that have left one person dead.
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating Deago Antonio Belton, 27, and Timara Williams, 24, both of Northeast, D.C. Police believe the two were involved in an attempt to kill a man in a restaurant on H Street.
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