Tag Archives: Police

The porous Potomac


Couldn’t help but snap a picture of these two U.S. Border Patrol agents who crossed under the Potomac from D.C. to Virginia with me. Lord knows what sort of apprehension mission they were on; hopefully trying to prevent unwanted Virginians … Continue reading

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D.C. cops targeting Hill East for drug enforcement


Posted on a tree Wednesday in my quiet Hill East neighborhood is a sign indicating the police will be cracking down on suspected drug dealers between the boundaries of East Capitol, 15th, 17th and Independence. Apparently, that means rounding up … Continue reading

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The Rosslyn designated smoking area


Riding the Metro and feeling the pangs of a nicotine fix? No fear Orange and Blue line riders, the solution can’t be too far away; just head to Rosslyn. There, the¬†architecture¬†of the indoor/outdoor station works in concert with people rippin’ … Continue reading

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B-Money likes this: D.C. police walking the beat


The D.C. police are an easy target. The MPD questionably shoots teenagers, burgles houses (and gets arrested) and for reasons I will never understand, sits in the speed camera cars that work automatically while watching movies on their laptop. But … Continue reading

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And you thought there was no gold in The District


The Metropolitan Police Department has struck gold. And The City Paper said it couldn’t be done. The placement of a mobile speed camera at the intersection of Route 295 and Eastern Avenue NE, currently a tortuous construction zone, is going … Continue reading

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What the hell are you talking about: Rick Ross


In approximately 10 years of activity on the hip-hop scene, I still come across lyrics that I sing along to yet have no idea what they concern. The latest in a sordid saga… In Ricky’s banger, B.M.F. feat. Styles P … Continue reading

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Did anyone lose their luggage?


Aw damn, this would be a great time to have an audience. The 600-800 blocks of Pennsylvania Avenue SE are closed to auto and pedestrian traffic due to a suspicious package. I know this because a cop told me “suspicious … Continue reading

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