The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings started with a solemn wreath-laying ceremony Tuesday morning at the site of the twin explosions, the first tribute in a day dedicated to honoring the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were injured, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them. Read […]

Chief Cathy L. Lanier said heightened security plans initiated after a pair of blasts near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday afternoon will remain in place until officials are “comfortable” there is no threat against the District. Read More

After Monday’s Boston Marathon bombings, Verizon Center will feature tightened security for upcoming events, beginning with Tuesday night’s game between the Washington Capitals and Toronto Maple Leafs. Read More

VIA WTOP: WASHINGTON – After two suicide attacks on Moscow’s subway, Metro tightened security on the rails Monday. “There will be more uniformed officers out on the stations, out on the platforms,” Metro Transit Police Capt. Kevin Gaddis tells WTOP. “You’ll probably see more K-9 dogs out in the system.” Officers who normally work in […]