DPS ups security presence on campus amid violence in Boston

In an email to students this afternoon, Chief of Police Jay Gruber announced that DPS will be increasing security on campus in light of the recent acts of terrorism in Boston. Last night, in particular, 26-year-old Sean Collier,… Read More

Capitol Hill trash cans removed following bombing at Boston Marathon

Following yesterday’s bombings at the Boston Marathon, police agencies across the city began to take extra precautionary measures to ensure safety against either copy-cat attacks or further coordinated attacks. Removing the trash cans and recycling bins from around… Read More

D.C. Police under heightened state of alert after Boston Marathon bombing

Update, 6:55 pm: Mayor Vince Gray said that D.C. officials are not aware of any threat against the District but will be increasing security in the short term anyway. According to D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier, visitors… Read More