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Federal jury finds Sherri and Andre Davis guilty of conspiracy, filing false returns at 2FT Fast Facts Tax Service
The 28-year-old Fairfax County victim gave harrowing testimony of an attack, then committed suicide before Charles Massey III went to trial.
Authorities say he had a spotlight on his car. He sped away when the cop mentioned he was a police officer.
Three men sought in Prince George’s robbery may be connected to three pharmacy heists in D.C., police say.
Derrick Sutherland was sentenced for the attack of twin brothers outside Arlington Central Library.
Liam Adepo, 30, pleaded guilty in the hit-and-run death of U-Md. student Cory Hubbard
Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates allows Obama panel to suggest trial rule changes to aid defendants
The North Bethesda man used water and an extinguisher, and then was unable to call 911, authorities said.
The boy was with other kids playing on the site of a vacant house in McLean.
Loudoun prosecutors said Dallas W. Brumback Jr. may have had ties to the Ku Klux Klan.
Fledgling rap artist found guilty of drug, fleeing charges in Montgomery after high-speed chase in box truck.
FBI offers $50,000 reward for information about Liban Haji Mohamed.
Police won’t disclose content of call, nor will they say if phone information is being used in pursuit.
Theo Stamos appointed to prosecute Virginia delegate who spends his nights in jail.
He says an Obama administration panel has been muzzled to give prosecutors an advantage.
Anne Arundel police were responding to a call about a knife-wielding man in Pasadena when their vehicle was hit.
Three men wearing hooded sweatshirts and masks hit Capitol Hill, Anacostia and Fort Davis stores.
Federal officials allege contracting officer rep tried to extort half million in bribes from company executives.
Five-month-old Drew Denny is safe and has been reunited with her mother.
Police say Delano Dunmore shot two other teens, then himself, in his Clinton home.
Police say Alexandra Mendez was the driver in an accident that left a man critically injured.
In testimony given days before she committed suicide, the Fairfax County woman said she was beaten, choked, raped and bound.
Police said 66 people — 34 D.C. residents and 32 nonresidents — have applied since October.
He was struck in a parking lot off Columbia Pike in Arlington.
Prince William County authorities said the duo damaged 45 mailboxes, causing around $2,500 worth of damage.
The burglar stole two cases of chicken, one of hot dogs, one of pollock and one of beans.
Across the nation, more departments are using trauma kits that help officers control severe bleeding.
A library spokesman said the victim was conscious and breathing after the incident.
Jeffrey Sterling, who was involved in a highly secretive operation to give faulty nuclear plans to Iran, was convicted of giving classified information to a reporter at the New York Times.
Greg Anthony was in the D.C. area to announce the Maryland-Michigan State game in College Park, Md.
Police say Delano Dunmore,16, shot his two classmates and then shot himself.
Police have arrested one man, are seeking another in fatal shooting on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Suspect has long arrest record in the District.
Joey Poindexter, accused of raping men he picked up at tournaments, faces a second trial next week.
Delonte Eric Brown is charged with shooting two men as he got off a bus on the X2 route.
Adjoko Lassey, 53, was crossing the street in the Hyattsville area when she was hit by “at least one car” police said.
Police in Prince George’s County said an officer found two Glock handguns, ammunition and marijuana in vehicle.
In a recent assault trial in D.C., both the prosecution and defense highlighted police body camera video.
One victim was in critical condition.
Transit police arrested two suspects after man stabbed on rail platform; Metro says robbery involved .
The man was shot in the chest but was conscious and breathing, police said.
Four incidents of strong-arm cases have been reported within a week in the same neighborhood.
D.C. prosecutors now must decide whether they will retry Claire Rice in the 2012 slaying of her cousin
David Gregory instead displayed actual ammunition magazine on air, technically a violation of D.C. law.
Fire official says “excessive storage” of items in the unit made fighting the fire more difficult.
Loudoun County authorities say Dallas Brumback Jr., 35, offered $5,000 for his ex-wife to be killed.
Aric Smith never spoke to the victim, who was walking his dog when he was shot.
The weapon was found in the Bowie High student’s backpack, police say.
David Pitts was charged with breaking into an office building and setting several small fires in September.
The high school said none of the alleged crimes involved students or occurred on school grounds.
The suspect ran toward Minnesota Avenue; police are canvassing the area.
Police have not identified a suspect in the killing of Tyrone Archer Jr.
Victim found bullet holes in his car after Thursday morning altercation on Route 7 in Sterling.
Jamal Allen was found slain in a car on Jan. 11.
Chief M. Douglas Scott said he is leaving the department in March.
Dennis Leigh, 73, died of smoke inhalation, authorities say.
The crash occurred at Landover Road and Matthew Hensen Avenue, police said.
The woman was getting a driving lesson when the SUV skipped a curb and went down a hill.
A psychologist will test Charles Severance, who is charged in three high-profile Alexandria slayings.
For the second time in a week, there is an incident at the downtown hotel involving smoke.
Investigators, who don’t yet know if foul play was involved, deployed an “accelerant dog” today.
The victim was found dead of apparent gunshot wounds.
It’s the second house fire of the week in Arlington.
Businessman at heart of mayoral corruption probe rebuts charge that he looted Medicaid provider of $16M
Panel is set to begin deliberating fate of former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling.
Jawaun Anthony Nelson, 19, is charged with killing.
Prosecutors, defense attorneys will discuss results of psychological evaluation for Charles Severance.
D.C. police, a bomb squad and Army officials were called in to examine the 4-inch cannonball.
Police are looking for a suspect after the rape in Columbia on Wednesday morning.
The incident was caused by a medical condition suffered by the driver, authorities said.
The trial of Jeffrey Sterling has shown the challenge of prosecuting leakers: For conviction, prosecutors must reveal things officials never wanted public.
Officials have not identified the two people found in the wreckage, and four others remain missing.
Attorneys for Brittany Norwood, who was convicted in 2011 of Lululemon killing, have appealed her case.
Police found 24-year-old Earl Atwood Ross with multiple gunshot wounds, are still looking for the shooter..
Man arrested in connection with Monday night shooting aboard a Metro bus on the X2 route.