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Investigation

Homing in on D.C. homicides

Homing in on D.C. homicides

In an age of decreasing crime, homicide convictions can still be tough to come by.

Latest crime news

Police identify D.C. officer found dead in apartment

No signs of trauma or foul play in case.

Police identify officer found dead in Southeast D.C. apartment

Police said there were no obvious signs of trauma or foul play.

In search for Relisha Rudd, volunteers undeterred

In search for Relisha Rudd, volunteers undeterred

They canvass 4 D.C. locations in hope that missing 8-year-old girl will be found alive.

‘A cold, calculated, sneaky and uncaring burglar’

‘A cold, calculated, sneaky and uncaring burglar’

Raoul “Manny” Hughes, previously a suspect in several killings, was sent to prison for burglary.

Man arrested in fatal stabbing Saturday morning in Southeast

The stabbing occurred on Pomeroy Road in Southeast.

Man killed in Loudoun crash

A pickup truck ran off Route 7 and overturned on Saturday, killing the driver, police said.

Night of revelry ends with 3 people taken to hospitals

Montgomery police said two were stabbed and a third hurt in a fight after a party was shut down in Potomac.

Pepper spray used by women in store theft incident

The shoplifters used pepper spray to aid their escape from a store at the White Flint Mall.

Cellphone thefts surge across region, nation

A Consumer Reports report suggests that cellphone thefts nearly doubled from 2012 to 2013.

Shot fired as police chase car occupants in SE Washington

Officer fires shot as car occupants flee on Southern Avenue after a traffic stop; weapons found in vehicle.

Police identify homeless men found dead near D.C. highway

Police identify homeless men found dead near D.C. highway

People who knew one of the men recall him fondly, but also say he was troubled.

Prosecutor argues for extradition of Charles Severance

The 53-year-old is a “person of interest” in three killings in Alexandria.

Ruling allows D.C. fire chief to change crews’ schedules

Ruling allows D.C. fire chief to change crews’ schedules

Kenneth Ellerbe, who has tried to implement the change since 2011, says the plan will save $38 million.

Marine reservist admits swiping and selling metal at base

Alroy Anthony Simmonds took cartridge cases and ammunition cans from Quantico and scrapped them.

30-year sentence for heroin dealer linked to three deaths

30-year sentence for heroin dealer linked to three deaths

The stiff term prompts Eugene Williams’s relatives to storm out of court and berate the federal judge.

Boy who got hand stuck in escalator released from hospital

Boy who got hand stuck in escalator released from hospital

The 6-year-old’s hand and fingers got caught in a down escalator at Iverson Mall in Prince George’s.

Verdict in trial for Chris Brown’s bodyguard delayed

Verdict was expected Friday afternoon; Chris Brown’s trial scheduled to begin after holiday weekend

Boy’s hand and fingers trapped in a mall escalator

Boy’s hand and fingers trapped in a mall escalator

Rescuers spend more than an hour trying to free boy who was injured at Iverson mall.

Pedestrian killed by train near Greenbelt Metro station

Greenbelt police said at least three trains were stopped in the area as authoritities investigated

Linked in death, by a drug, a dealer and an addiction

Linked in death, by a drug, a dealer and an addiction

Three people died using heroin sold by the same D.C. drug dealer, who was sentenced Friday.

Man guilty in quadruple slaying

Man guilty in quadruple slaying

Darrell Bellard faces a life sentence after a jury convicts him of killing two women and two children.

Man in photos wanted in three bank robberies

Man in photos wanted in three bank robberies

From Jan. 13 to March 28, he allegedly took money from banks in Chevy Chase and D.C.

Driver killed in crash in western Montgomery County

Kenneth James Lovelett’s car crossed opposite lane of traffic, went off the road, hit a pole, and flipped.

Men found dead near D.C. highway likely died from cold

Men found dead near D.C. highway likely died from cold

Police say men’s bodies were found 50 feet apart in a homeless encampment.

Police arrest man in double killing in Southeast

Men shot execution style by gunmen wearing mask, T-shirt covering faces.

Trial for Chris Brown’s bodyguard begins with testimony

Trial for Chris Brown’s bodyguard begins with testimony

The misdemeanor assault trial for Christopher Hollosy began with alleged victim’s testimony

Restaurateur, son plead guilty to offering bribes

Restaurateur, son plead guilty to offering bribes

The pair, known in Chinatown, tried to pay public officials in order to get licenses for a new taxicab company.

Man found fatally shot inside Northeast Washington home

The incident happened in the Queens Chapel area of Northeast DC.

Bodies of two men found under I-295

Bodies of two men found under I-295

D.C. police find no signs of foul play. Cause of death has yet to be determined, but hypothermia is being considered.

Navy Yard wrongful death lawsuit re-filed in Florida court

The modified suit includes details from government’s own investigations.

Police make arrest in July 2013 double homicide

Police charge a 22-year-old District man with two counts of first-degree murder.

Man charged after Tysons Corner standoff

Michael Gordon, 62, has been charged after he “threatened to shoot officers with a weapon.”

Fairfax City’s Rappoport to step down as police chief

The veteran officer will leave in May to join Amtrak’s police force.

Attorney: Release ‘person of interest’ in Alexandria killings

Lawyer says a weapons charge against his client was drummed up to aid the investigation of three deaths.

Repeat burglar gets 25 years in Montgomery County

A 43-year-old Maryland man was sentenced Tuesday for breaking into a home in the Burtonsville area.

Man under electronic monitoring beats girlfriend, police say

The suspect has managed to elude authorities by somehow disabling his monitoring device, police say.

Hospital worker is charged in rape of patient

The victim contacted authorities shortly after the assault

Fairfax County police end standoff with no injuries

Fairfax County police end standoff with no injuries

A man claimed to have a gun in a Tysons apartment complex. Police deployed SWAT teams to the scene.

Lanier warns against quick conclusions in Capitol shooting

Lanier warns against quick conclusions in Capitol shooting

D.C. police chief addresses concerns after an autopsy shows slain woman had been shot in the back.

Lanier says she, public frustrated by Relisha Rudd case

Lanier says she, public frustrated by Relisha Rudd case

Chief spoke on NewsChannel 8 show and says that search continues for the missing 8-year-old girl.

Man sexually assaulted in Northwest Washington

Police said victim had asked another man for directions near Truxton Circle about 4 a.m. on Sunday.

Authorities search area where kayaker was wounded

Authorities search area where kayaker was wounded

Officials say the shooting of the man on a creek in Anne Arundel County may have been an accident.

Police: Alcohol may have been factor in pedestrian death

George Washington student Carlos Pacanins, 23, dies after being struck by a car in College Park on Friday.

Firefighters battle blaze in Montgomery County

Firefighters battle blaze in Montgomery County

No injuries reported from fire in a commercial building in Rockville.

Police investigating shooting that left four injured

The shooting occurred early Monday in Southeast Washington near Minnesota Avenue.

NORAD jet fighters to fly over the D.C. region

The training flights will take place Monday night into Tuesday morning, and Tuesday night into Wednesday.

Speeding motorcyclist killed in three-vehicle accident

A roundup of news from the Washington region.

Woman found dead in Fairfax City bus shelter

Police say there were no signs of foul play; believe woman to have been homeless.

Kayaker shot while boating in Pasadena, Md.

Victim said he saw a bonfire party on the shore of Bodkin Creek just before being shot in the abdomen.

Motorcyclist dies in crash on I-95 in Pr. George’s

Police said the Baltimore man struck a vehicle at a high rate of speed, then was hit by a tractor-trailer.

Pedestrian dies after being hit by two cars in Takoma Park

The man was crossing New Hampshire Avenue just before midnight.

One person killed in motorcycle crash on I-95 south

The crash occurred about 7:15 p.m. and tied up the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 near Powder Mill Road.

Boy’s death prompts D.C. police to improve search tactics

Boy’s death prompts D.C. police to improve search tactics

Internal review of actions in case of missing autistic boy found dead in car last July resulted in new policies.

Md. man charged in 2010 rape of pregnant woman in Md.

Montgomery County police arrested him after he fled the country and returned; second suspect at large.

Silver Spring man sentenced to 25 years for sexual assault

“I’m afraid to walk alone and always have to be in the company of my friends,” victim tells court.

D.C. police make arrests in three recent robberies

Concern has been rising across the city about the number of crimes being committed.

Pedestrian struck near University of Maryland

A pedestrian was seriously injured when struck by a car late Friday near the University of Maryland in College Park.

FBI agent involved in fatal Baltimore County shooting

One person is dead after an FBI agent was involved in a fatal shooting in Baltimore County.

Two shot in house in Prince George’s

One person is in custody after a man and woman were shot in a house in District Heights.

Man gets 50 years in killing of Prince George’s teen

Akil Darnell Ings and the victim, Marcus Antonio Jones, were thought to be members of rival gangs.

Dump truck driver cited for traffic infraction in fatal crash

An Arlington mother of 3 was killed in the February accident.

After Woodson High School suicides, a search for answers

After Woodson High School suicides, a search for answers

Parents, teachers and students seek solace after six students commit suicide in the past three years.

D.C. fire chief: Increase peak deployment, cut Shaw engine

D.C. fire chief: Increase peak deployment, cut Shaw engine

Ellerbe wants to add Medics during high volume periods and to remove a truck and engine from Shaw area.

Ranger who discovered burned Bishop family bodies in 1976 recalls horror

Ranger who discovered burned Bishop family bodies in 1976 recalls horror

As Bradford Bishop is added to the FBI Most Wanted list, a retired ranger remembers finding the family bodies.

Man takes shih tzu in Northeast robbery

The 3-year-old dog was stolen by a man with a gun on Tuesday evening, D.C. police said.

D.C. police charge man with raping woman during robbery

Authorities said the suspect is linked to two robberies in Northwest that occurred 10 days apart last May.

As spring arrives, so does the possibility of brush fires

Officials prepare for brush fire season across the region

D.C. fire lieutenant retires before panel decides discipline

D.C. fire lieutenant retires before panel decides discipline

The 28-year veteran is accused of neglect of duty after a dying man was refused help outside a fire station.

Suspect in Bethesda murders on FBI Ten Most Wanted list

Suspect in Bethesda murders on FBI Ten Most Wanted list

More than 30 years ago, William Bradford Bishop allegedly killed his mother, wife and three sons.

Police search pond in Alexandria killings investigation

The pond is near a family home of a man officials called a “person of interest” in three shootings.

Man is fatally shot near Northeast DC’s Marvin Gaye Park

Authorities found the man unconscious just before 7 p.m.

Man accused in quadruple killing goes to trial

Man accused in quadruple killing goes to trial

Darrell Bellard, 47, is charged in the 2010 fatal shootings of two women and two children in Prince George’s.

D.C. crime victims, good samaritans are honored

The U.S. Attorney’s office on Thursday celebrated the bravery of victims, witnesses and officers.

Man is stabbed and seriously wounded in Northeast D.C.

The incident happened around 4 p.m. near the intersection of North Capitol Street and Florida Ave. NE