1/18/2021 12:24 PM Final Update: Road Closures: Police Activity: US Capitol Grounds
US Capitol Police reports the police activity has been cleared from the following locations and the associated road closures are now open: 1st & F St SE 1st & H ST SE 2nd & D ST SE 100 block H St SE
1/18/2021 11:47 AM Street Closure/ Police Activity: Stanton Rd & Bruce Pl SE
DC FEMS reports Stanton Road and Bruce Place SE is closed due to police activity. Please avoid the area.
1/18/2021 11:03 AM Road Closures: Police Activity: US Capitol Grounds
US Capitol Police reports the following road closures due to police activity: 1st & F St SE 1st & H ST SE 2nd & D ST SE 100 block H St SE Please avoid the area.
1/18/2021 10:32 AM Final Update: Traffic Crash: Lane Closures: Connecticut Ave & Yuma St NW
MPD reports the traffic crash has been cleared from Connecticut Avenue & Yuma Street NW and the associated lane closures are now open.
1/18/2021 9:05 AM Traffic Crash: Lane Closures: Connecticut Ave & Yuma St NW
MPD reports a motor vehicle crash at Connecticut Avenue & Yuma Street NW. There is one southbound lane and two northbound lanes closed to traffic. Please use caution in the area.
1/17/2021 6:45 PM Final Update: Road Closure/ Police Activity: K Street NW
MPD reports the police activity has cleared and the 1000-1100 blocks of K Street NW have reopened to traffic.
1/17/2021 6:32 PM Final Update: Road Closure/Crash Activity: 26th Street and Benning Road NE
MPD reports the crash activity has cleared and all associated roads have reopened to traffic.
1/17/2021 5:17 PM Road Closure/ Police Activity: K Street NW
MPD reports a road closure in the 1000-1100 blocks of K Street NW due to police activity. Please use alternate routes.
1/17/2021 5:09 PM Road Closure/Crash Activity: 26th Street and Benning Road NE
MPD reports a road closure at the intersection of 26th Street and Benning Road NE in all directions due to crash activity. Please use alternate routes.
1/17/2021 5:01 PM Crime Alert 6th District (PSA 601-608)
Alert: Shooting Investigation in the 4900 block of Benning Road SE. No Lookout. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT # I20210028743 Sent to 6th District (PSA 601-608) Alert DC Sent by MPD Cad #7172
1/17/2021 3:17 PM Hypothermia Alert Activation: Sunday, January 17th, 2021
This is a hypothermia alert issued in accordance with the District of Columbia's Cold Plan for 7 PM, Sunday, January 17, 2021. The National Weather Service (NWS) reports that temperatures will be 34 degrees but will feel like 29 degrees due to wind chill and/or rain. Stay inside, bundle up if you go out, report shelter transport for people experiencing homelessness at 202-399-7093, and report animal emergencies to the Humane Rescue Alliance at 202-723-5730. The District opens Hypothermia Shelters in recreation centers and other public buildings to ensure there are warm, safe places to be for anyone experiencing homelessness. Once opened, all seasonal shelters will remain open 24 hours per day, seven days per week with reduced capacity for the duration of the season to reduce the risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19) spread.
1/17/2021 3:10 PM Hypothermia Alert Activation: Sunday, January 17th, 2021
This is a hypothermia alert issued in accordance with the District of Columbia’s Cold Plan for 7 PM Sunday, January 17th, 2021. The National Weather Service (NWS) reports that temperatures will be 34 degrees but will feel like 29 degrees due to wind chill and/or rain. These temperatures significantly increase your risk for hypothermia and frostbite. As temperatures fall, we ask that you take the following actions for yourself and your DC neighbors: * Stay inside if you can and cover up and limit exposed skin when you go outside. * Check on your neighbors and learn the signs of hypothermia - young children, the elderly, and those with access and functional needs are the most vulnerable in our community. * To request shelter transport for DC residents who are experiencing homelessness and outside, please call 311 or the shelter hotline at 202-399-7093. The District opens Hypothermia Shelters in recreation centers and other public buildings to ensure there are warm, safe places to be for anyone experiencing homelessness. Once opened, all seasonal shelters will remain open 24 hours per day, seven days per week with reduced capacity for the duration of the season to reduce the risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19) spread. * For all animal emergencies, including animals left outside in extreme temperatures, call the Humane Rescue Alliance at 202-723-5730. For additional winter weather information and preparedness tips, visit https://ready.dc.gov/winterwx.
1/17/2021 1:08 PM Final Update: Police Activity / Road Closures
MPD reports the police activity has concluded and the following roads are now open: The 600 block of E Street SW The intersection of 7th and Frontage Road SW
1/17/2021 11:58 AM Police Activity / Road Closures
MPD reports the following roads will be closed until further notice due to police activity: The 600 block of E Street SW The intersection of 7th and Frontage Road SW Please avoid the area.
1/17/2021 8:21 AM Final Update: Vehicle Crash / Lane Closures (N/B I-295 at Eastern Avenue NE)
DDOT reports all lanes are now open on northbound I-295 at Eastern Avenue NE.
1/17/2021 7:31 AM Crime Alert 3rd District (PSA 301-308)
Alert: Armed Carjacking at 0659hrs in the1700 block of 9th Street, NW. Lookout for 3 B/M''S 20'S -25 YOA ,BLACK HOODY BLACK COAT BLACK PANTS ARMED WITH A SILVER HANDGUN. Taken was 2017 Maserati, Levante 4D white with Pennsylvania Tag 3504705 DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT #I20210028046 Sent to 3rd District (PSA 301-308) Alert DC Sent by MPD CAD # 2609
1/17/2021 6:43 AM Vehicle Crash / Lane Closures (N/B I-295 at Eastern Avenue NE)
DDOT reports the two left lanes on northbound I-295 at Eastern Avenue, NE, are blocked due to a vehicle crash. Please use caution when approaching and keep to the right.
1/17/2021 1:12 AM Crime Alert 6th District (PSA 601-608)
Alert: 6D is on the scene of a confirmed stabbing in the 1600 block of Kenilworth Ave NE. Lookout for a B/M suspect, thin built, dark winter jacket, 5'6"- 5'7" in height, and dreadlocks. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT # I20210027738 Sent to 6th District (PSA 601-608) Alert DC Sent by MPD Cad #9860
1/17/2021 12:11 AM Crime Alert 1st District (PSA 101-108)
Alert: Robbery Gun in the 1000 block of H Street, NE . Lookout for a B/M last seen in a white Chevy Impala or Caprice with VA tag UGY5713 DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT #I20210027645 Sent to 1st District (PSA 101-108) Alert DC Sent by MPD Cad #6559
1/16/2021 10:58 PM Crime Alert 4th District (PSA 401-409)
Alert: Shooting in the 3600 block of 11th Street, NW. No Lookout DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT #I20210027494 Sent to 4th District (PSA 401-409) Alert DC Sent by MPD Cad # 2688