The Nation's Capital: Crime Prevention in the Sixth Metropolitan Police District

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 6:30 p.m.

con2Safe neighborhoods represent a major concern for residents of the the Metropolitan Police Department's (MPD) Sixth District.  Among the seven MPD Districts, as reported in MPD’s Crime Totals by Districts, the Sixth District has one of the highest number of homicides.

What are the causes of gun violence in the Sixth District? Has MPD initiated any new strategies aimed at reducing homicides? 

You do not want to miss the presentation by Sixth District Commander, Robert Contee, a 24-year veteran of the Metropolitan Police Department.