Quick thinking by a nanny prevented the abduction of a young girl in front of her Georgetown home, according to police
Authorities say the woman grabbed a child and attempted to lure them away from the 2800 block of Dumbarton Street NW around 4:55 p.m. on Tuesday.
A man has died Tuesday after a shooting on North Capitol Street in Northwest D.C., not far from Dunbar High School.
An early morning shooting left a man and a woman dead in Southwest D.C. on Sunday. Police are still looking for a suspect.
There have been six more homicides so far in 2019 than this time last year and city leadership says it’s sticking to the police tactics in place.
Shamar Marbury, of Northeast D.C., was shot and killed in Southeast D.C., not far from the D.C.-Maryland border. D.C. police are investigating his death as a homicide.
William D’Sean Wrice, 20, has been charged with assault with intent to kill following the incident at First and Kennedy streets in Northwest D.C.
While on duty, a U.S. Marine was shot and killed at Marine Barracks Washington on Tuesday morning. D.C. police are investigating, and a Marine Corps spokesman said the gunshot wound was not self-inflicted.
D.C. police are asking for the public’s help to find a suspect from a fatal shooting in Southwest D.C. in November.
D.C. police hope surveillance video and images will lead them to a suspect who is believed to have sexually assaulted two women in the same area of the Brightwood Park neighborhood. See the videos.
It has been a deadly year in the District and as it comes to a close, the violence has not slowed. A medical examiner found 13 children in the District died by homicide and a newly released D.C. police report found 13 juveniles were also arrested for murder in 2018.
A neighborhood beef, a signature motorcycle jacket and previous acts of violence led investigators to quickly identify a 16-year-old, Malik Holston, who is now charged with the murder of 15-year-old Gerald Watson.
Investigators allege that the suspect and another man forced a woman into their car at gunpoint near the Naylor Road Metro station, raped her multiple times and held her against her will for the better part of an hour.
Homicide detectives with the D.C. Police Department have released a video hoping the public can help them identify two men believed to be connected to a killing that happened Oct. 16 in Northeast.
Darrise Jeffers, 19, of Northwest D.C. is the seventh person charged in connection to the July 16 gang-motivated shooting that killed the 10-year-old girl and injured several others, D.C. police said Friday.
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