Violent Crime and Murder Continue to Explode in Washington, D.C.

The mayor and police chief of Washington, D.C., have offered up various excuses for the city’s ballooning murder numbers, ranging from synthetic drugs to high caliber weapons, but critics from within the police department say its much simpler than that. Police officer representatives from the D.C. Police Union say the city needs to focus on effective policing, not feel good tactics. In January, Metropolitan Police Department Chief Cathy Lanier disbanded all of the police department’s vice Read more […]