Metropolitan Police Department

By Grace BirdCurrent Staff WriterFollowing last month’s fatal shooting under the Whitehurst Freeway, officials are taking steps to improve public safety in the Water Street NW corridor, which...
By Brady HoltCurrent Staff WriterThe District’s police service areas — neighborhood-level boundaries in which officers patrol — will soon be consolidated into larger sectors,...
By Katie Pearce Current Staff Writer   A suite of security cameras will be installed on residential streets in Georgetown, following success of a pilot program and recent price drops in the...
By Carol BuckleyCurrent Staff Writer Police Chief Cathy Lanier issued an internal order last week strengthening the role of university police in calls for service to off-campus locations linked...
Cmdr. Matthew Klein of the Metropolitan Police Department’s 2nd District announced this weekend that he is stepping down from the post he has held for a little over two years. In an open letter...