Lanier says there’s now a “deep dive” on 2 officers’ histories to see if any warning signs were missed.
James R. Brown is accused of beating a part-time GWU professor who was critically injured in October.
The 2012 fatal stabbing of a fellow Marine occured during a fight near Capitol Hill’s Barracks Row.
Chris Brown is charged with misdemeanor assault after an altercation outside a hotel.
Singer accused of striking a man during an altercation in October outside the W Hotel in D.C.
Charge against Southwest Washington woman changed from second- to first-degree murder.
The Republican has been sentenced to one year of probation while he receives treatment after pleading guilty to a cocaine charge.
Radel faces a maximum of 180 days in jail and/or a 1,000 fine.
The freshman lawmaker, who is set to be arraigned Wednesday, has acknowledged that he is an alcoholic.
Phillip Bushong thought he had been slapped, his friend says at the murder trial of a fellow Marine.
Freshman Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.) has been charged with possession of a controlled substance, according to documents from D.C. Superior Court.
Michael Poth, 21, is charged with second-degree murder in the stabbing of a fellow Marine.
Lewis Jackson, 37, pleaded guilty to second-degree sexual abuse and was sentenced to five years in prison.
Adam Kokesh, a gun rights advocate, had posted a video of himself loading a gun in Freedom Plaza.
The patrolman, who slammed a store worker into a display wall after an argument, lied about who struck first.
William Faison was sentenced to 25 years in connection with the shooting death of Jeffrey Covington.
Fans gathered to see R&B singer Chris Brown, who is charged with assault, in court Tuesday.
The attorneys applying include three Superior Court jurists and ex-D.C. attorney general Spagnoletti.
A billboard placed in a Metro station near the D.C. courthouse says “good jurors nullify bad laws.”
Brown is accused of punching a man outside a D.C.hotel.
Alexander covers crime, specifically D.C. Superior Court cases for The Washington Post. Alexander has covered dozens of crime stories from Banita Jacks, the Washington woman charged with killing her four daughters, to the murder trial of intern Chandra Levy.
Prior to covering crime, Alexander covered the airline industry and business travel for the Post’s financial section where he also wrote a weekly column called, Business Class. Alexander was a contributor to the 2007 Pulitzer Prize winning coverage of the Virginia Tech campus shootings as well as a contributor to the Post’s 2006 series and subsequent book, Being a Black Man. He has appeared on numerous national and local TV and radio news programs including the Today Show, MSNBC News, CBS Morning News, NBC News with Brian Williams, ESPN News, PBS’s McNeil/Lehrer and BET News.
Prior to joining the Post in early 2001, the award-winning writer also wrote for USA Today, BusinessWeek magazine and the Dayton Daily News.