Latest from Dalton Bennett

Hackers post hundreds of pages of purported internal D.C. police documents

The group Babuk said that negotiations with the District broke down; city officials have said little about data theft.
  • May 13, 2021

Ransomware attack on D.C. police resumes with more internal files released

The group Babuk is threatening to make more information public if D.C. refuses to pay.
  • May 11, 2021

U.S. prosecutors release video of rioters spraying Officer Brian Sicknick in Jan. 6 Capitol attack

Video footage released Wednesday of the January attack on the Capitol shows the moments when rioters appeared to spray an unknown substance at Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick.
  • Apr 29, 2021

17 requests for backup in 78 minutes

A reconstruction shows how failures of planning and preparation left police at the Capitol severely disadvantaged on Jan. 6.
  • Apr 15, 2021

Pipe bombs found near Capitol on Jan. 6 are believed to have been placed the night before

Exclusive video obtained by The Washington Post shows the suspect shortly before they allegedly placed an explosive device near the headquarters of the Republican National Committee.
  • Jan 29, 2021

41 minutes of fear: A video timeline from inside the Capitol siege

An examination of video, texts and other evidence shows how perilously close lawmakers came to the enraged mob
  • Jan 16, 2021

Video shows fatal shooting of Ashli Babbitt in the Capitol

The Washington Post obtained video showing the chaotic moments before 35-year-old Ashli Babbitt was fatally shot as rioters rushed toward the Speaker's Lobby.
  • Jan 8, 2021

No, there’s no substantive evidence that the Capitol riot was spurred by antifa

Unsurprisingly, pro-Trump politicians and media are amplifying an unfounded assertion.
  • Jan 7, 2021

Ex-cop hits truck thinking it held 750,000 fraudulent ballots, police say. It held air conditioning parts.

The incident in Houston was part of a wider investigation backed by a conservative Texas nonprofit.
  • Dec 21, 2020

Military-grade camera shows risks of airborne coronavirus spread

To visually illustrate the risk of airborne transmission, The Washington Post used an infrared camera capable of detecting exhaled breath.
  • Dec 11, 2020