Category: district of columbia

DC: Bowser, Hogan & Northam’s Statement for Presidential Inauguration

Joint Statement from Bowser, Hogan and Northam on Planning for the 59th Presidential Inauguration Washington, DC (STL.News) Today, the chief executives of the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia held a joint call to discuss planning for the 59th Presidential Inauguration. …

Washington DC Mayor Bowser Announces Federal Approval of DC’s Application for Additional Unemployment Compensation

Washington, DC (STL.News) Mayor Muriel Bowser and the District of Columbia Department of Employment Services (DOES) announced approval of the District’s application to participate in the Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) Program,… The post Washington DC Mayor Bowser Announces Federal Approval of…

Washington DC Mayor Bowser Announces $3.3 Million Investment to Provide Home Internet to Low-Income DC Students

Washington, DC (STL.News) Mayor Muriel Bowser launched the $3.3 million Internet for All initiative to provide free internet access for up to 25,000 disconnected low-income students and families from DC Public… The post Washington DC Mayor Bowser Announces $3.3 Million Investment…

Washington DC Health Releases Updated List of High-Risk States

Washington, DC (STL.News) Today, DC Health released an updated list of high-risk states where the seven-day moving average of daily new COVID-19 cases is 10 or more per 100,000 persons.  Mayor… The post Washington DC Health Releases Updated List of High-Risk…

Washington DC Metropolitan Police Sought Suspect in Homicide of Adam Fongyen

Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a suspect and a vehicle of interest in reference to a fatal shooting that occurred on Tuesday, August 25, 2020, in the 1300…

Washington DC Metropolitan Police Sought Tavonte Robinson in Burglary & Parental Kidnapping

Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Youth and Family Services Division seek the public’s assistance in locating a suspect in reference to a Burglary One and Parental Kidnapping offenses that occurred on Sunday, August 30, 2020, in the…

Washington DC Metropolitan Police Investigating Homicide of Aaron Watts

Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Saturday, August 29, 2020, in the unit block of Florida Avenue, Northwest. At approximately 10:12 pm, DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded…

Washington DC Metropolitan Police Sought Suspect in a Burglary Two Offense

Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s First District seek the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in reference to a Burglary Two of an Establishment offense that occurred on Tuesday, August 25, 2020, in the 700 block of…

Washington DC Metropolitan Police Arrest Jaamil Hipps in Homicide of Sa’id Grey

Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch announced an arrest has been made in reference to a fatal stabbing that occurred on Wednesday, August 12, 2020, inside of a residential building, in the 1300 block of Missouri…

District of Columbia to Receive $38.5M to Cover Costs Related to COVID-19

PHILADELPHIA, PA (STL.News) The District of Columbia will receive more than $38.5 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to reimburse costs related to procuring personal protective equipment and implementing safety measures as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic….

Washington DC Metropolitan Police Arrest Kim Larena Craig in Dangerous Weapon Offense

Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s First District announce an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) offense that occurred on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, in the 1000 block of 4th…

Washington DC Metropolitan Police Investigating Homicide of Richard Bangura at Franklin Street

Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on Sunday, August 9, 2020, in the 2400 block of Franklin Street, Northeast. At approximately 6:58 pm, members of the Fifth District responded to…