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Cheryl W. Thompson
In an age of decreasing crime, homicide convictions can still be tough to come by.
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Justin Jouvenal and T. Rees Shapiro
The incident occurred at Fox Mill elementary school in the Herndon area of Fairfax County.
Police said shooting occurred Tuesday night in Ivy City.
Police say at least three pedestrians were struck after a SUV sped through an intersection.
Maggie Fazeli Fard
The 75-year-old victim, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected from his car in the collision, officials said.
The victim had been walking home from work at a shoe store when he was attacked outside apartment.
A 15-year-old boy who was an innocent bystander was caught in a fight over a stolen gun, police say.
The shooting occurred late Tuesday night in NE Washington.
Keith L. Alexander and Peter Hermann
Paul Mannina was accused of sexually assaulting a co-worker and viciously beating her.
Police say man shot and wounded his relative, then took his own life.
Kevin Mahlon Christie, 34, of the District, died in a motorcycle accident, police said.
The 17-year-old is charged with reckless driving in the “skitching” incident that killed John Malvar.
Luis Carlos Guzman-Ventura is charged with murder in the shooting of Eliezer Reyes, authorities said.
Police identified the pair who died in an apparent murder-suicide Monday in Falls Church.
A motorist was killed in a collision with an ambulance on its way to a call in Southern Maryland
The incident occurs on the Red Line, about 6:30, during the evening rush.
After a man was beaten last week, neighbors gather to honor victims of crime and to find ways to end it.
Keith L. Alexander
Paul Mannina, charged with burglary and attempted rape, was ordered held in D.C. jail.
Federal indictments say they and other defendants exploited more than 50 illegal immigrants in Va., N.Y.
Police said they have not yet identified a person found dead on the median of U.S. 50 in Cheverly.
A man and a woman were found dead Monday morning in a high-rise apartment building, police said.
Johnny D. Guillen Pimentel admitted to slipping up behind women at area malls and cutting their buttocks.
A man and a woman were shot and seriously injured early Monday morning, police said.
Many of the trails have secluded spots where layout, vegetation or structures shield them from view.
Aaron C. Davis
Joshua M. Barnes, 21, of the District, was shot earlier this month in Largo and died Friday, police said.
Two juveniles suffered gunshot wounds in NW shooting; A man stabbed in Columbia Heights
Martin Weil and Clarence Williams
5 people are hurt; fire department says none of the injuries appear to be life-threatening.
Weather Service confirms six tornadoes in the area this week, including one in Montgomery.
Manuel Felipe Garces was convicted of second-degree murder in the killing of 30-year-old Mark Earl Ives.
The same group may be responsible for a recent series of robberies and assaults on Reston paths, police said.
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