Posted Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 7:09pm in klgarner's blog
EQUIPPING POLICE officers with body cameras can be a powerful tool in building trust between citizens and law enforcement.
Posted Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 11:11am in klgarner's blog
WASHINGTON -- After this month's police killing of Walter Scott...
Posted Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 11:08am in klgarner's blog
WASHINGTON - One day after announcing plans to keep
Posted Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 10:15am in klgarner's blog
WASHINGTON - A member of the D.C. Council is questioning plans by the Bowser Administration to keep all footage shot by D.C. police body cameras private.
Posted Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 2:26pm in fmulhauser's blog
UPDATED 4/18/15 At week's end, the Washington Post revealed it, too, had been seeking body-cam videos under the DC Freedom of Information Act (mentioning t
Posted Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 6:58pm in klgarner's blog
What does WMATA need? Just more money, and otherwise everything is okay? Major cuts, abandoning hope of eight-car trains and fixing the Blue Line in this generation?
Posted Monday, April 6, 2015 - 8:03pm in klgarner's blog
Federal district judges in Washington are the gatekeepers of government records in high demand. The CIA torture report. Prosecution memos about multibillion-dollar deals with big banks. And, now, Hillary Clinton's...
Posted Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 10:14pm in klgarner's blog
Posted Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 8:19pm in klgarner's blog
A computer system used to dispatch D.C.
Posted Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 8:16pm in klgarner's blog
The Office of the State Superintendent of Education notified parents this week that personal information about students was inadvertently sent to a reporter in February, education officials said.
Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 8:16pm in klgarner's blog
But they won’t succeed through subpoenas.
Posted Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 5:20pm in klgarner's blog
On March 2, 2015, a D.C.
Posted Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 10:33pm in klgarner's blog
The revelations that surfaced during an all-day oversight hearing conducted by DC City Council Chairman Phil Mendelson, joined by at-large Councilmember Elissa Silverman, on the performance of the Office of the Deputy...
Posted Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 10:21pm in klgarner's blog
Financial oversight of public charter schools has significantly improved in recent years, but agencies monitoring the schools need to continue improving how they track contracts and enrollment verification, according to...
Posted Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 10:12pm in klgarner's blog
WASHINGTON, March 16 (UPI) -- The White House Office of Administration on Monday announced it's deleting regulations subjecting it to the Freedom of Information Act seven years after a federal judg