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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

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.

Bodies of two men found under I-295

Bodies of two men found under I-295

D.C. police see no signs of foul play, a medical examiner has not yet determined how the men died.

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

Man questioned in Relisha Rudd case had no new clues

Man questioned in Relisha Rudd case had no new clues

Police chief expresses frustration that delays in reporting the girl missing have hampered investigation.

Police: Recently divorced couple dead in murder-suicide

Police: Recently divorced couple dead in murder-suicide

A Pr. George’s woman was killed by her ex-husband, who then turned the gun on himself, police say.

Man fatally shot on street in Anacostia, D.C. police say

The victim was in front of residences on V Street in Southeast. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Six burglaries in a day near old Walter Reed campus

Six houses burglarized Monday near old Walter Reed campus in NW DC; not clear if same people involved

Man charged in arson is ordered sent to St. E’s Hospital

Robert L. Proctor’s wife died in the February fire in NW D.C.

Ex-Marine is convicted of murder in death penalty case

Jurors will return later in the month to determine whether Jorge Torrez should be executed.

Former day-care workers accused of abusing children

Former day-care workers accused of  abusing children

Two women who worked at a center in Woodbridge were indicted on dozens of charges.

Mayor calls for review of agencies in Relisha Rudd case

Mayor calls for review of agencies in Relisha Rudd case

Missing 8-year-old had mounting absences and contact with social services.

Attorney General defends timing of probe into D.C. mayor

Attorney General defends timing of probe into D.C. mayor

But Holder acknowledges the “awkward” timing of new allegations in the weeks before the election.

Woman who led chase to Capitol was shot five times

Woman who led chase to Capitol was shot five times

Miriam Carey was hit three times in the back, once in the head and once in an arm, an autopsy report says.

D.C. Superior Court Judge Richter announces retirement

Position on bench, which he has held for 30 years, will be highly coveted by Washington lawyers, magistrates.

Police investigating Upper Marlboro bank robbery

Police investigating Upper Marlboro bank robbery

Man walked into a bank, pulled a gun and demanded money, Prince George’s police say.

Police: One man may have robbed 27 Subways

Police: One man may have robbed 27 Subways

Fairfax County police say the description of the suspect is similar to that in other burglaries.

Cellphone spotted in restroom leads to arrest at U-Md.

The incident was one of three this month involving reports of possible electronic peeping-Tom attempts.

Man charged in robbery at Maryland Live! casino’s garage

Anne Arundel police said they got a tip pointing them to a house in District Heights, Md.

Chris Brown and bodyguard will have two separate trials

Defense attorneys also asked judge to dismiss case that stems from October fight

Police name suspects, officers in Clinton shooting incident

Police name suspects, officers in Clinton shooting incident

Officers fired on vehicle containing two men after car hit officer, Pr. George’s authorities say.

Elementary school student struck by bus in Beltsville

Elementary school student struck by bus in Beltsville

The bus driver, who police believe left the vehicle unattended, is facing several charges.

Man on video provides no clues to Relisha’s whereabouts

D.C. police have interviewed a man they thought might have information about the missing girl.

Death penalty case against former Marine goes to jury

Jorge Torrez is charged with first-degree murder in death of fellow service member at base in Arlington.

Man arrested in Maryland Live casino garage robbery

Man arrested in Maryland Live casino garage robbery

Errick Lewis is accused of robbing a man sitting in a car in the casino garage.

Pr. George’s police ID weekend motorcycle crash victim

Michael Marquis, 32, of Clinton, died when his motorcycle crashed into a car on Indian Head Highway.

Police-involved shooting in Southeast

An officer shot a man on Sunday who refused to put down a gun, authorities said.

In special Charles County court, a teen takeover

In special Charles County court, a teen takeover

Their peers have a major role in dispensing imaginative justice to young offenders in Md. jurisdiction.

Families of fallen Alexandria officers push for a memorial

Families of fallen Alexandria officers push for a memorial

A memorial is being planned for the 18 law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty.

Woman accused in exorcism killings claims insanity

Woman accused in exorcism killings claims insanity

Monifa Sanford, 21, is charged in the January deaths of two children in Montgomery County.

Police ask for public’s help in Relisha Rudd case

Authorities need help identifying a man who they say may know something about the missing girl.

Woodbridge man dead following collision

27-year-old man dies as a result of injuries suffered during collision in Dale City.

Psychological testing ordered for man charged with arson

The 76-year-old D.C. man is charged with intentionally starting a fire to his home that killed his wife in February.