D.C. police are turning to community volunteers – including some GW students – to respond to domestic violence calls and support survivors.
Sahid Sesay, 29, was charged with threatening to kidnap or injure a person and attempted threats to do bodily harm. He pleaded not guilty to all charges.
The suspect approached a parking attendant and ordered him to lay down while he took money from the attendant’s booth, according to the alert.
Officers at the Foggy Bottom Association meeting explained the department’s new setup after the Metropolitan Police Department split into two patrol divisions earlier this year.
More than 400 people were taken into custody for public consumption of marijuana in 2016 compared to 142 arrested in 2015. Police officials said the legalization of recreational marijuana in D.C. has driven more people to smoke in public, which is still illegal.
UPD officers found all the stolen property in the bushes behind Shenkman Hall, except for the Beats headphones and Apple chargers which were not found.
A man reported a robbery after he said two individuals stole his bike while threatening him with a gun outside of Lafayette Hall Saturday.
In his first interview with the Hatchet as chief, Newsham laid out his vision to take MPD in a more progressive direction.
A group of students is aiming to solve the murder of a former Democratic National Committee employee found dead in Northwest D.C. in July.
Police have arrested a 28-year-old male for the fatal stabbing of Corcoran employee Corrina Mehiel.