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Videos show Ocean City, Md., police using force on teens while enforcing boardwalk vaping ban

Critics lashed out at Ocean City, Md.. police over viral videos showing officers kneeing and Tasering teens who the city said were ignoring a ban on vaping on the boardwalk.
  • Jun 14, 2021

Father, son found dead on Appalachian Trail in apparent murder-suicide

Dawson Thomson, 2, and Sean Thomson, 34, were found in Washington County early Friday.
  • Jun 11, 2021

Vaxxed, waxed and ready to spend: ‘Hot Vax Summer’ heats up businesses

Contraception and liquor sales have increased thanks to pent-up desire to date and mingle.
  • Jun 10, 2021

Sweeping indictment puts alleged leaders, members of prominent Baltimore drug ring behind bars

Law enforcement officials say the Triple C street gang created a “culture of violence” to further their drug-trafficking business.
  • Jun 3, 2021

A county, hit by the pandemic, grapples with soaring crime after spending a decade lowering it.

Prince George’s sees spike in violent crime during pandemic, especially among children.
  • May 30, 2021

Vibrant, loud and loving — until a shooting in an alleged road rage encounter took her life

Keya Beale, 50, died in Riverdale, Md., in April, becoming one of many shooting victims the Washington region has seen amid this year of rising violent crime.
  • May 29, 2021

D.C. police arrest suspect in shooting of mother, 5-year-old son

The early evening shooting occurred in the Shaw neighborhood in Northwest Washington
  • May 27, 2021

During the first weekend with few restrictions, business owners navigate freedom and safety

D.C. business owners no longer have to require masks. But low vaccination rates in hard-hit areas make that complicated.
  • May 22, 2021

Mother, son shot in Shaw were playing on sidewalk when man on scooter sped through the group, neighbors say

Police on Thursday said a warrant had been issued charging a 26-year-old man with assault with intent to kill.
  • May 20, 2021

Woman, child shot in dispute over scooter remain in critical condition, D.C. police say

Police continue to search for the assailant in the Tuesday evening attack in Shaw.
  • May 19, 2021