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Four Young Students Ingest Cocaine At School

D.C. police are trying to find out more about what happened at Thomson Elementary School, where a student brought cocaine to school and shared with other students.

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Necklace With Hebrew Inscription Found At Scene Of Home Explosion

New details are emerging about an explosion at a mansion in Potomac, Md., as police and FBI officials work to unravel mysterious clues in the case.

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Arrest Made In Connection With Homicide At Lululemon

UPDATE: Montgomery County Police have arrested 27-year-old Brittany Norwood in connection with the murder at the Lulumon Athletica Yoga store in Bethesda on March 11.

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One-Quarter Of Those Arrested On Metro Are Younger Than 20

Metro Transit Police Chief Michael Taborn says there's been a spike in crime committed by youth on Metrorail and Metrobuses; last year they made up a little more than 500 of the approximately 2,000 arrests.

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D.C. Tries To Find Solutions For 20 Percent Truancy Rate

D.C. leaders say students skipping school is a major challenge for education and public safety and they're looking for ways to address the problem.

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D.C. Men Charged With Dozens Of Violent Crimes

Local law enforcement authorities say the people behind several deadly gun battles last year are now behind bars, after the arrest of more than half a dozen alleged gang members in Southeast D.C.