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 […]

D.C. Rally in Support of Jan. 6 Insurgents Falls Flat (photos)

September 19, 2021

By most measures, the “Justice for J6” rally on Saturday Sept. 18 was underwhelming. The estimated 100-150 who turned out in support of those criminally charged in the January 6 […]

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 […]

Philip Bermingham: The Power of Photography

May 17, 2021

Some of the people photographed by Philip Bermingham — Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip with George H. W. and Barbara Bush, for instance — are figures known the world over. […]

Honoring the Fallen at Police Week (photos)

May 16, 2019

The names of 371 law enforcement officers, including 158 who died in 2018, were formally dedicated during the 31st annual candlelight vigil on the National Mall, held on May 13.

Law Enforcement Museum Opens Its Doors (photos)

October 15, 2018

The 57,000-square-foot, $103-million structure is located at 444 E St. NW in the downtown Judiciary Square neighborhood, mostly underground.

Saluting Fallen Officers During Police Week (photos)

May 16, 2018

Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special recognition to those law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others.

Downtowner DC Jan. 10, 2018

January 10, 2018

Cold Is Cracking Water Mains Frigid temperatures in the D.C. area — along with a “bomb cyclone” — have set off a wave of water main breaks. Several were reported […]

Georgetown’s Favorite Cop to Retire

August 23, 2017

Metropolitan Police Department Officer Antonial Atkins, who has patrolled Georgetown and the rest of the Second District for at least a decade, has put in for retirement.

Georgetown’s Favorite Cop to Retire