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Fairfax Police Chief: Video Cameras Make Review Board Unnecessary

In Virginia, members of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors are considering a proposal to create a panel of citizens that would be able to conduct investigations of police misconduct. But the chief of police and the county executive are strongly opposed to the idea.

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National Gallery Of Art Examines Attacked Painting

A Gauguin painting at the National Gallery of Art will be thoroughly examined for damage after it was attacked by a visitor.

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Virginia Tries To Keep Up With Locksmith Fraud

This month Virginia's attorney general is launching a campaign to warn the public about the latest trends in fraud. But one type of scam the Commonwealth is having a hard time keeping up with involves phony locksmiths.

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More Details About Student With Loaded Gun Shared In Court

A judge in Maryland ruled that a 15-year-old boy will remain in a juvenile detention center after his was arrest Tuesday for carrying a loaded handgun into Tuscarora High School in Frederick.

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Neighborhood Marks Anniversary Of Southeast Mass Shooting

It has been one year since the drive-by shooting in Southeast D.C. which killed four teens. Wednesday evening, residents and city leaders gathered to mark the tragedy, and discuss violence prevention.

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Conviction Upheld In Rosenbaum Murder

The D.C. Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of one of two men charged in the death of New York Times journalist David Rosenbaum, who died after he was beaten during a robbery near his home in 2006.

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