This report is published every weekday, except County holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence.
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ASSAULT ON LAW ENFORCEMENT, 2020-12090036, 2100 block of S. Kenmore Street. At approximately 8:06 a.m. on December 9, police were dispatched to the report of a suspicious person allegedly trying door handles to residences. Arriving officers located the suspect in the area and attempted to make contact with him, however, he disobeyed commands to stop and continued to walk away. As officers attempted to gain control of the suspect and detain him, he actively resisted and a brief struggle ensued, during which the suspect struck an officer in the face with his elbow. Daniel Copeland, 25, of Washington, D.C. was arrested and charged with Assault & Battery on Police and Obstruction of Justice.
ELUDING, 2020-12090021, I-66 at N. Sycamore Street
LARCENY, 2020-12090082, 1800 block of Wilson Boulevard
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-12090108, 400 block of N. Norwood Street
12/9/20, No Tags, 2013 Nissan Altima, Silver
2800 block of Washington Boulevard
LARCENY, 2020-12094003, 800 block of S. Greenbrier Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-12094004, 2000 block of Columbia Pike
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-12094005, 4400 block of 20th Road N.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-12094006, 4200 block of Lorcom Lane
FRAUD, 2020-12094008, 2400 block of S. Oakland Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-12094010, 4000 block of 5th Road N.
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-12094011, 2600 block of N. Roosevelt Street
LARCENY, 2020-12094013, 5400 block of 8th Road S.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-12094014, 900 block of Army Navy Drive
IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-12094015, 1500 block of N. Ivanhoe Street
FRAUD, 2020-12094016, 1300 block of 14th Street N.
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-12094018, 3000 block of N. Trinidad Street
FRAUD, 2020-12094019, 600 block of S. Lafayette Street
LARCENY, 2020-12094020, 3500 block of S. Clark Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-12094021, 200 block of N. Granada Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-12094022, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street
LARCENY, 2020-12094023, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street
LARCENY, 2020-12094024, 700 block of N. Oakland Street
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-12094015, 3700 block of 4th Street N.