U.S. Park Police Name Pamela Smith As New Chief, First Black Woman To Lead The ForceU.S. Park Police are about to make history. When Pamela Smith takes the reigns as the new Chief on Sunday, she will become the first Black woman to lead the force.
Park Police Officers Indicted In 2017 Shooting Of Unarmed Driver Bijan GhaisarTwo U.S. Park Police officers were indicted Thursday on manslaughter charges in the 2017 shooting death of an unarmed motorist who led officers on a stop-and-go chase outside Washington, capping nearly three years of inquiry into a case that caused an outcry over concerns of excessive force.
26-Year-Old Micah Avery Indicted On Charges Of Defacing Lincoln Memorial During ProtestsA 26-year-old DC man was indicted on charges in defacing the Lincoln Memorial during protests in May.
Judge Orders Feds To Turn Over File In Park Police Shooting Of Bijan GhaisarA federal magistrate on Friday excoriated the government for refusing to turn over its investigative file in the death of a Virginia man shot by U.S. Park Police.
Human Bones Found Near George Washington Memorial ParkwayOfficers searched for several days and found three human bones, including a skull, in the creek bed.
FBI Defends Length Of Probe Into Fatal U.S. Park Police ShootingThe FBI says the 2017 fatal shooting by U.S. Park Police of an unarmed Virginia motorist is a complex case and that its 16-month investigation is not unusual.
Police Find Noose Near Smithsonian Hirshhorn Museum In D.C.Smithsonian police found a noose in the vicinity of the Hirshhorn Museum Friday in Washington D.C. while conducting a security check.
Workers Freed After Getting Trapped in Washington Monument ElevatorThree people were trapped inside an elevator at the Washington Monument on Saturday night, authorities confirmed to WJZ.
2 Hurt In Shooting Along Baltimore-Washington ParkwayU.S. Park Police say two people were injured in a shooting along the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.
1 Dead After Fiery Crash On Baltimore-Washington ParkwayU.S. Park Police say northbound lanes on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway have reopened after a fiery fatal crash.
Report: Communication Mishandled In Search For Elderly Woman At Reagan AirportA report says the U.S. Park Police mishandled communications during a search for a woman who went missing after arriving at Reagan National Airport from Barbados.
Woman Killed Crossing Suitland ParkwayU.S. Park Police say a woman is dead after she was hit by a car while crossing Suitland Parkway.
Police Seek Driver In Hit-And-Run On BW ParkwayU.S. Park Police are searching for the driver responsible for a hit-and-run crash on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway that involved several vehicles.
Park Service Warns Occupy D.C. To End Camps MondayU.S. Park Police are warning protesters at two "occupy" encampments that they must stop camping at two Washington parks on Monday or risk arrest.
Police Seek Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run CrashU.S. Park Police are looking for a driver who fled the scene of a fatal crash in Beltsville.