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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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Man is shot at least twice in Greenbelt in a possible robbery, police say
Lawyers for Charles Severance, charged in three Alexandria killings, allege wrongdoing by a detective.
Police said a child was shot in the leg on Call Place.
First-of-its-kind case could mean trouble for producers of surveillance applications.
Three men attacked a 21-year-old near the Foggy Bottom campus.
Pr. George’s police say Dwight Calvin Johnson, 34, was hit early Sunday morning by a black Nissan Altima.
Police have no suspect, but they believe thief will have to answer to a “higher power.”
Youth shot, wounded in Columbia Heights
Sweeney Building Services was robbed in August. Then in November, two people were shot there.
Police scoured Montgomery Village area in search of Kevin Jesus Jamie.
Julie Zauzmer and Dana Hedgpeth
Speed and alcohol may have been factors, authorities said.
Man arrested after Saturday night attack on girl in Arlington
Dan Morse and Clarence Williams
The bicyclist was hit in front of a shopping center on Route 28 and Quince Orchard Road.
Keith L. Alexander
An Iowa man pleaded guilty Monday in D.C. Superior Court. A second case involves a Michigan woman.
Liam Adepo pleaded guilty in the College Park crash that killed Cory Hubbard, 22.
Police arrest 19 in prostitution sting over weekend near Logan, Thomas circles and Mount Vernon Square NW
The victim was found on the roadway shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday. He died at an area hospital.
The shooting occurred while people were leaving a party at the Hodson Boathouse near College Creek.
Barnes said an underage patron tried to misuse an identification to gain entry into his nightclub.
Two shot, one stabbed in three incidents in SE Washington in less than an hour
Arelis R. Hernández
A couple sitting in their car on Alabama Ave were carjacked by two armed men Friday.
The 21-year-old woman said she was attacked by three men near the campus just west of the Metro station.
A fire that begin with a child playing with matches spread through a Gaithersburg townhome complex.
The jury convicted a man in the kidnapping and sexual assault of a Trinity Washington student.
One man was stabbed in the chest near Georgia Avenue; another during a fight at a downtown nightclub.
A D.C. teen is among 38 children and young adults whose adoptions will be formalized today.
A passenger sought in a D.C. shooting was arrested as he got off a plane.
In the middle of the bitter dispute? D.C. officers, who faced seemingly contradictory orders about testifying.
Police said she had pockets full of ammunition; her intentions remain unknown.
Clarence Williams and Michael Alison Chandler
Police say there may be additional victims at Northwest Washington campus.
Jackson, 26, was shot to death in Northeast D.C.
His employment ended the next day, a county spokesman said.
Dan Morse and Donna St. George
Other students step forward against Jose Pineda, who had worked at Montgomery County schools.
George Huguely had sought to have his 2012 murder conviction thrown out.
Shupelle Rattim Gunter, 21, said he shot Seydou Alassane Ba, 46, after the two argued.
Peter Hermann and Clarence Williams
Police say Davon Ellis, 25, fatally shot a teen in Southeast Washington. He’s in prison for an earlier killing.
Peter Hermann and Dana Hedgpeth
Police chased Jeep from near Union Station to College Park; four suspects arrested.
Authorities arrested suspect without incident in Manassas
She was seen walking along the fence with a handgun at about 8 p.m. Thursday.
Authorities in Bedford County, Va., follow up on a possible lead in the girls’ abductions in 1975.
Victoria St. Martin
R.J. “Renae” Kapheim of Iowa is accused of having a rifle, knife and ammunition in his car.
D.C. Superior Court Judge Herbert B. Dixon Jr. was appointed to the bench in 1985 by President Reagan.
In Landover, postal carriers and relatives will honor Tyson Jerome Barnette. His case is still unsolved.
Police believe that the suspect was connected to a triple shooting.
Four people were arrested after police found that methamphetamines were being made at Red Roof Inn.
Police say the incident is the second of its kind to occur in Fairfax County within days.
Five ask to be treated like another condemned prisoner who successfully sued state.
The video shows a man sliding into a drive-through Popeyes window before robbing the restaurant.
D.C. police said they found no gunman or evidence of shots.
Detectives think it shows a suspect in the slaying of Hollis Johnson on Oct. 27.
Police: Maryland man faces attempted murder charges after shooting his mother.
Prince William County Police said they have arrested one man and are looking for another.
Repair work could create problems for the morning commute.
Gang member essentially turned Baltimore jail into a hotbed of corruption, prosecutor says.
Authorities believe shooting followed arguments in neighborhood dispute
A rifle and ammunition were found in trunk of car, authorities say. Man booked on gun charge.
Peter Hermann, Keith L. Alexander and Jennifer Jenkins
Police say the Falls Church man fondled four female patients at three D.C. hospitals and a Prince George’s health clinic.
Wednesday afternoon blaze caused more than $400,000 damage. A 27-year-old man is in custody.
The victim was alive and at a hospital, police said.
Attorney for Catherine Hoggle says that at one point this month the Montgomery woman quit eating.
Police investigate incident that left two people shot near Gallaudet University in NE.
Wife of law firm’s partner faked that she was dead after a gun was fired toward her head, authorities say.
Victim was stabbed multiple times inside residence in Northeast, police said.
Seydou Alassane Ba, 46, of Gaithersburg was found dead in Millersville on Monday morning.
Her 2013 Acura TSX was stolen from Hickory Avenue after two assailants threw her to the ground.
Police: Lockdown was precautionary measure; burglary not connected to the Riverdale Park school.
Jarod Yorkshire was arrested Monday. Another defendant in the case faces a retrial in May.
Teen claiming to be a police officer wounds 13-year-old boy at birthday party in Woodbridge, police said.
An inspection of the United airliner headed for San Francisco found it had a blown tire on its landing gear.
No serious injuries were reported after the incident in the Brookeville area of the county.
Alfredo Beltran Leyva, who authorities said leads a drug cartel, made his first court appearance.
Montgomery County prosecutors cited a lack of evidence after a judge ruled that police acted improperly.
Told that he could retrieve his cellphone, Montgomery County man got into his car and drove off at high speed.
Heather Elizabeth Coffman offered to help someone join the terrorist organization, authorities say.
Dana Hedgpeth and Lynh Bui
A man with “dirty finger nails and foul odor” allegedly attacked a woman with a knife near the U.-Md. campus.
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