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Police say someone sprayed a school classroom. None of the injuries appears serious.
A trio of robbers have struck banks in Maryland and Virginia. Police and FBI seek clues in footprints.
The bright light caused dangerous flying conditions for a pilot in Fairfax County, police said.
Fresh details about how Daniel Rosen, 44, was caught in a sting arranged by Fairfax County police.
Someone shot at the parking-ticket officer on Nov. 19, but she was not hit.
Gregory Dean pledged to bring “much-needed reform.” He will start in May if confirmed by the D.C. Council.
Authorities are investigating how the officer’s department-issued firearm, a Glock pistol, went missing.
A year after the 8-year-old homeless girl went missing, authorities say her case is still open and active.
The ruling stops short of sanctioning the agency for alleged bad faith but says “ineptitude” hid leaders’ e-mails.
More than 50 vehicle break-ins have occurred in Rosslyn and Clarendon in the past month, police said.
The men were found with several large cable box batteries, police say.
Authorities believe the attempts Sunday night and Monday morning were unrelated.
Police said they did not know why Calvin Whitting was in the roadway.
Dean, who was in charge of Seattle’s firefighters for a decade, will replace Eugene Jones, two D.C. officials say.
Relisha Rudd was last spotted on a surveillance camera at a hotel.
Prince George’s County police are investigating why 50-year-old Calvin Whitting was lying in Allentown Road.
A grisly crash one year ago outside of an Arlington school left three children without their supermom.
Police say the man's car ran into the back of a tractor-trailer.
Police say someone open fired on a driver on Arundel Mills Boulevard.
Jerlyu Wood, 19, was charged with assault with intent to kill.
The driver was taken to a hospital, and the home was condemned and its occupants displaced.
The trend has raised concerns in Va. and elsewhere because they often receive little training and oversight.
Some refuse to give up on a homeless second-grader from D.C. who disappeared 12 months ago.
The driver was leaning against his car near Ludlow Taylor Elementary when the suspects struck, police said.
Kirk L. Odom, a victim of FBI errors, served more than 22 years in prison, in a case profiled by The Post.
After the accident in Kensington, an 18-year-old was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
Lawmakers want answers from the county attorney about a probe of the police shooting of an unarmed man.
Officers pursued a Mercedes Benz stolen at gunpoint in Georgetown on Wednesday.
The patients said Tony Nguyen touched them inappropriately during physical examinations.
Alcohol said to play a role in fatal crash in Frederick area that killed female passenger
Brenton Carter is facing multiple counts in connection with setting a small blaze.
Owner of Rams Head Tavern in Savage charged with secretly videotaping women in bathroom
Frustrated by obstruction from the county attorney Raymond F. Morrogh asked outside agency to investigate.
Current laws banning public use are still in effect, but area police report no marijuana-related arrests.
Montgomery police said the woman fought off the attempted assault on Wednesday night.
The judge sided with the prosecutor, who described the killing as a “brutal, brutal attack.”
Montgomery police charged a 60-year-old with first-degree murder in the slaying of a retired Navy officer.
The victim’s brother was arrested and held on a charge of first-degree murder.
Officers can no longer arrest people holding 2 ounces or less of marijuana as of 12:01 a.m. Thursday.
Police said the suspect pulled the vehicle up behind drivers and activated emergency lights.
A bill would let the parole commission decide whether to release inmates, removing the governor from the decision.
Man shot and killed Tuesday night in Deanwood area of DC, near aquatic gardens, Anacostia Freeway
Police were called to the man’s apartment about 12:30 p.m. on Monday in the Colesville area.
The agreement would have required Kline to serve a maximum prison term of 18 months.
In one incident, a motorist was killed, police said, and another occurred after a motorist fell asleep.
Leonardo Orellana was found dead in a drainage ditch in mid-February.
Omar Gonzalez, 42, allegedly jumped the White House fence and ran into the executive mansion in September.
A man told police he suffered a minor injury after shots were fired outside a pet store.
Authorities also say they are looking for a man who killed a woman in Southeast in Janauary
Authorities in Md. charged the pair with breaking into the home of a retired couple in their 80s.
The crash occurred outside the Government Accountability Office in downtown D.C.
D.C. police identified the victim as a 29-year-old Upper Marlboro man.
Prince George’s fire officials say a malfunctioning water heater created hazardous CO conditions.
House fire in Gaithersburg temporarily closed road, but no injuries were reported.
A warmish Sunday helps clear the roads, but some school systems are playing it safe on Monday.
One vehicle was taken with a 5-year-old girl inside. She was quickly found safe; an arrest has been made.
A second Metro smoke problem was reported Saturday near the Foggy Bottom station.
As a shooter pleads guilty, a family continues to mourn the 2013 slaying of 22-year-old Omar Sykes.
The FBI is seeking a pair of robbers in what the agency says are increasingly brazen incidents.
As police turn over officer’s internal affairs files, prosecutor prepares to rule on charges against officer.
Electrical heating tape used on pipes cited as blame for fire that caused about $75,000 in damages
Lakida Goodman’s body was found Jan. 19, and a subsequent autopsy report said she had been killed.
A “person of interest” also said he saw his uncle sexually assaulting one girl, according to unsealed affidavits.
Night tim Blaze causes heavy damage at two- story house in Montgomery County.
At the Maryland lab, Christmas trees will be set ablaze to reconstruct an Annapolis mansion fire that killed 6.
The commission comes in the wake of an 18-month investigation into the police shooting of a Springfield man.
The victim was killed in the Bel Pre area last month when he met the men to sell marijuana, police said.
Adela Antayhua, 85, loved to take walks near her home. But one Thursday evening proved fatal.
Delonte Johnson, 22, of Southeast, has been charged with first-degree murder.
Adela Antayhua, 85, was known for walking in the area in all kinds of weather conditions.
District police recognized officers and civilians at annual award ceremony
Barry Freundel pleaded to 52 counts of voyeurism — one for each woman taped preparing for a sacred bath.
There was no striking vehicle at the scene when police found the woman unconscious in the intersection.
Fairfax police release a detailed account of the incident that also led to Natasha McKenna being Tasered.