Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia

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  • Washington, District of Columbia is located on the east coast, by Virginia and Maryland[1]
  • Population: 689,545, which makes it the 20th largest city in the United States[1]
  • Officers: approximately 3,800 officers[2]

Body Camera Policy

In December 2016, the department deployed approximately 2,800 body-worn cameras across the District. [3]



Policy Changes