Police union calls on District leaders to rethink reforms after 200th homicide this year
The D.C. Police Union on Tuesday called on local leaders to rethink police reforms after the nation’s capital recorded its 200th homicide of the year.
DC reaches 200 homicides, most since 2004
D.C. has reached a grim milestone: There have been 200 homicides in the District so far this year, police confirmed to WTOP Tuesday.According to D.C. police data, the last time the District had this many homicides was 2004. In both 2004 and 2003, D.C. had 248 homicides.In 2020, there were 198 homicides. In 2019, there were 166 in the nation’s capital. More Crime NewsMore D.C. NewsMore D.C. Police NewsWTOP news partner NBC Washington said the 200…