MPD Chief Cathy Lanier

Homicides jump by 20 percent. [Post]

Cathy Lanier aims to end homicide spike. [NBC4]

Marion Barry confidante gets probation. [LL]

Marion C. Barry sentenced to weekends in jail after failing to meet probation requirements. [Post]

Are stadiums a good deal for the District? [WCP]

Sen. Tom Carper reintroduces his statehood bill. [City Desk, WAMU]

Safeway can decide what’s next for Skyland. [WBJ]

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