More than 160 District of Columbia police officers will wear cameras that record them performing their duties as part of a six-month pilot program.
The District of Columbia police chief is urging President Barack Obama not to cancel a program enabling local law enforcement agencies to buy surplus military equipment at big discounts.
District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier said Friday that the department is working to implement an on-body camera system for officers to “establish a record of police conduct.”
A man who was shot by a District of Columbia police officer in an exchange of gunfire has died.
D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier made a rare courtroom appearance Tuesday, testifying in a federal lawsuit stemming from mass arrests of protesters who were corralled in a city park during a 2002 demonstration.
District of Columbia officials say they’re taking steps to deter cell phone thefts.