Capitol locked down after multiple shots fired

Update (5:56 pm): Reports now indicate that, after ramming into a security post near the White House, the black car led police on a high-speed chase to Capitol Hill. When police stopped the car and approached with their weapons… Read More

At least ten shot, multiple dead, at Washington Navy Yard

Update, 2:36 p.m.: MPD Chief Cathy Lanier has confirmed that there are 16 wounded, 4 critically injured, and 12 casualties. Original post: At 8:20 a.m., shots were fired at the Washington Navy Yard, just miles from the White… Read More

Stabbings, fatal shooting at Heritage India Sunday morning

Shortly after 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, three people were stabbed and another three were shot, one fatally, outside the Heritage India restaurant on Connecticut Avenue NW, just south of Dupont Circle. The business now faces a police investigation… Read More

17-year-old Georgetown shooting victim dies after being taken off life support

The 17-year-old who was shot in Georgetown last Monday night has been pronounced dead after being on life support all weekend, ABC7 news reports this morning. The shooting occurred on Halloween night during the traditional M Street celebration,… Read More

Gun used in Midnight Madness shooting was taken from US Park Police officer, MPD report shows

Vox just obtained the Metropolitan Police Department’s report on last night’s shooting in McDonough Gymnasium. The report lists Sherice Clanton as the complainant and victim.  On the report, her occupation is listed as “police officer.”  A June 2009… Read More

More information and photos from tonight’s Midnight Madness shooting

Get the flash player here: Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson just officially confirmed that one shot was fired in a men’s bathroom in McDonough.  No one was injured, but authorities made the decision to hold… Read More

BREAKING: Shot fired in McDonough, crowd detained at Midnight Madness

The approximately 5,000 thousands of students who attended Midnight Madness were detained because shots were fired near in a bathroom in McDonough, according to a Department of Public Safety officer Vox reporter Will Sommer spoke to this evening…. Read More