Exclusive Interview: Robert White, Top Rival to Mayor Muriel Bowser  

May 13, 2022

As Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) seeks to become the first woman elected to a third term in office this fall as the District’s chief executive, her top rival in the […]

1,100 Body Bags Line National Mall For Action to Curb Gun Violence (photos)

March 27, 2022

Over 1100 black “body bags” fanned out over a section of grass on the National Mall in Washington D.C. on March 24 in a plea for sanity. Each represented roughly […]

Crime Report, Oct. 25: P St. Carjacking Arrest; More G.U. Bike Thefts

October 25, 2021

From the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), here are the latest crime and police reports in or near Georgetown.  Oct. 24 – Homicide Arrest: Offense occurred on Oct. 5 in the 4900 […]

Crime Report: October 4, 2021

October 4, 2021

From the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), here are the latest crime and police reports in or near Georgetown. Oct. 3 – Sexual Assault: A student recently reported the assault that […]

Crime Report: September 27, 2021

September 27, 2021

From the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), here are the latest crime and police reports in or near Georgetown. Sept. 27 – Armed Robbery Investigation: Underway for an incident that occurred […]

Crime and Police Blotter, Sept. 20 

September 20, 2021

From the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), here are the latest crime and police reports in or near Georgetown. Sept. 19 – Physical Assault: A G.U. Affiliate reported the incident in the […]

Crime and Police Blotter, Sept. 13

September 13, 2021

Here are some recent local crime and Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) reports: Sept. 12 – Robbery Investigation: Currently underway for an incident on the 900 block of Barry Place NW. The suspect […]

Police Report: D.C. Homicide Rate Up 15 Percent, Neighborhood Incidents

September 7, 2021

Here’s our neighborhood’s latest police and crime news gathered from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD): Sept. 6 – Arrest: Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) on the unit block of […]

More Policing in Georgetown During Stay-at-Home Order

April 2, 2020

Now that street traffic has been greatly reduced by the stay-at-home order, officers are not the only ones more visible. So are potential lawbreakers.

Profs & Pints: Dawn of the Drug War

April 14, 2019

Profs and Pints presents: “Dawn of the Drug War,” with Matthew R. Pembleton, adjunct lecturer at American University, fellow at the DC Policy Center, and author of Containing Addiction: The […]