Posts Tagged ‘Crime’

One Kush God Detained, Another Told to Stop Dealing Edibles

Only one Kush God walks free

Former Senate Staffer Gets 30 Months in Meth Scheme

Judge notes staffer could have faced far harsher penalty

Breaking Thad: How Sex and Drugs Brought Down a Senate Staffer

As Fred Pagan's importance in Sen. Thad Cochran's office increased, so did his interest in drugs.

Bowser Commits D.C. to Campaign Against Human Trafficking

"Human trafficking preys on vulnerable people... all who are easy targets."

Council Approves Incentives for D.C. Residents to Install Security Cameras

Hundreds of dollars available per household or business

Death Threat Made Against Howard University Students

In an email to students, Howard's president said the university is "aware of the threat."

Eat Me For Breakfast! The Craziest Parts of This Metro Fight Video

Eat me for breakfast!

PoPville vs. Media Critic Councilmember

"The trouble with PoPville is that he’s not reporting."

At Capitol Hill Crime Meeting, Residents Leave Without Immediate Solutions

The First District—which includes Capitol Hill, Navy Yard, Southwest, and parts of downtown—has experienced a 35 percent rise in violent crimes in the previous 30 days compared to last year.

Report: D.C. Youth Arrests at Lowest Level in a Decade

“When we focus wrongly on young people, it distracts us from real solutions to crime.”

Attempted Toddler Kidnapping on Metro Foiled by Passengers

“I don’t have kids, but I think anyone would be pretty concerned about this."

Bowser Doubles Down, Makes Public Show of Support for Lanier

At a press conference Tuesday, the mayor said the police chief “knows this city like few others do," despite the recent criticism she's received from the police union.

Suspect in July Metro Stabbing Will Receive Full Mental-Competency Evaluation

Jasper Spires, the suspect in the July 4 Metro killing of Kevin Sutherland, will receive a full mental-competency evaluation after an initial clinical assessment came back as inconclusive.

Police Chief Shares Crime Stats, Motives in District-Wide Email

“I wanted to make sure that I shared the facts with our community members on violent crime in the city,” the chief writes.

Police Officer Shoots Woman in Clay Terrace

Internal Affairs is investigating.