Podcast: ‘Shopping Cart Killer’ goes to Va. court

The man who police call the ‘Shopping Cart Killer’ went before a judge for the first time today, charged in with killing two women and transporting their bodies in a shopping cart. While he’s also a suspect in three other women’s murders in Northern Virginia and D.C., Neal Augenstein tells…

Podcast: The man behind Popville

We sit down with the Prince of Petworth, the man who founded the popular community blog Popville, which “chronicles the happenings in Washington D.C.’s neighborhoods.”Dan Silverman tells us how he came up with the idea to start the blog, where he gets his stories and why his space on the…

Uber driver on being chased through DC, shot by ATV riders

An Uber driver who was shot at, chased and nearly run off the road by a swarm of ATV drivers in DC shares his story and we discuss the measures the city and other jurisdictions are trying to gain control over the intimidating and dangerous trend terrorizing the streets of…

Podcast: Confession closes 51-year-old Montgomery Co. cold case

More than 51 years after a deputy sheriff was killed off-duty, Montgomery County Police say their detectives have closed the case, by arresting and charging a man who their predecessors interviewed shortly after the crime. They discuss who the alleged killer is and where they found him and Captain James…

Podcast: Hyattsville’s Frances Tiafoe makes the leap

The world now knows the name Frances Tiafoe after the Hyattsville native upset tennis legend Rafael Nadal at the US Open Championship. WTOP’s Dave Johnson tells us how Tiafoe made it to the top of the tennis world. And we take a trip to where Tiafoe’s tennis career began in…

PODCAST: Inside the investigation after the shooting of Commanders rookie

The D.C. sports and crime worlds clashed this weekend when two teens tried to carjack Washington Commanders rookie running back Brian Robinson. They shot the star player multiple times. Megan Cloherty is learning more details about what happened from her law enforcement sources and we talk about how prevalent this…