29 Nov 2016

Local Politics:

Summary of 11/28 Hill East Crime Meeting

In case you missed it, there was a meeting yesterday regarding the shootings earlier in November and the murder of a 16-year old at the Potomac Gardens apartment complex.  We’re sharing Commissioner Denise Krepp’s meeting summary in its entirety. Reading through the thorough summary of action items sent out earlier this afternoon, it is clear […]


16 Nov 2016

ANC:

Updates from your ANC Commissioners

The general election may not have gone the way we wanted it to go, but maybe if we focus on hyperlocal politics, we can find our groove again. Thank you to Kirsten Oldenburg and Denise Krepp for sending updates along. If you are an ANC commissioner and would like to share your SMD updates, send us […]


12 Sep 2016

ANC:

Crime Update from Kirsten Oldenburg

We periodically share updates and information of interest to the Capitol Hill Community. Kirsten Oldenburg is the ANC commissioner for 6B04, covering the neighborhood around Eastern Market and Barracks Row. The crime statistics are noteworthy to the whole community and Ward 6 overall. –MHC The table of violent crimes on SE Capitol Hill (Click here […]


16 May 2016

News:

ICYMI: Post Coverage on Crime (UPDATED)

On October 1, 2015,  The Hill published an op-ed by ANC 6B10 commissionerDenise Krepp titled, “Summer of Simple Assault.” In this piece, she exposed the shockingly low number of prosecutions for misdemeanors in the District, where just about one in three misdemeanors ever makes it to the United States Attorney’s Office. Simply put, if you get mugged or […]


27 Jan 2016

News:

ANC Commissioner Denise Krepp Starts #FOIAcakes Petition

Remember the FOIA Bake Sale? ANC Commissioner Denise Krepp submitted a request under the Freedom of Information Act for information concerning DOJ prosecution rates in D.C. Neighbors offered to help with the costs by organizing a bake sale. Krepp has finally received a response from DOJ, saying that they could not find any records related to the prosecution of […]


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