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District of Columbia Government provides public access to city operational data in an effort to increase transparency. The DC Freedom of Information Act, or FOIA was enacted in 1976 and provides that any person has the right to request access to records. All public bodies of the District government are required to disclose public records, except for those records that are protected from disclosure by exemptions. Included among these are documents that relate to law enforcement activities and documents subject to recognized legal privileges such as the attorney client and work product privileges. Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia is the capital of the United States but is not a part of any U.S. state. The City of Washington, Georgetown, and the remaining unincorporated within the District were consolidated under a single government in 1871, which formed Washington, D.C., as it exists today. The District of Columbia is governed by a mayor and a city council. However, the United States Congress has supreme authority over the city and may overturn local laws. Criminal histories and records for Washington D.C. residents are maintained by the Metropolitan Police Department. Examine a multitude of public records for the District Of Columbia. Find current information on the demographics of the area and look at the current housing and real estate market. Learn about the education and background history of the people in the nation's capital. Obtain birth or death records from the Department of Health. See for yourself data on the current economy and what it would be like to do business in the District of Columbia area. Follow headlines and ongoing news stories happening now in the District of Columbia. You may request criminal records and police reports from the metropolitan police department. Obtain official background checks of arrests and information on convicted felonies. Investigate the workings of the District of Columbia courts and research court records and case histories. Return to this site often as new sources are added on a regular basis for the best and most current services.

District Of Columbia Free Public Records Directory

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District Of Columbia Free Court Records Search

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District Of Columbia Missing Children

Collected data of endangered children, runaways, family and non family abductions

  • Missing: Kennedy Joiner
    Kennedy Joiner, Age Now: 15, Missing: 04/29/2019. Missing From Washington, Dc. Anyone Having Information Should Contact: Metropolitan Police Department (washington, D.c.) 1-202-737-4404.
    May 10, 2019
  • Missing: Maniya Griffin
    Maniya Griffin, Age Now: 15, Missing: 03/21/2019. Missing From Washington, Dc. Anyone Having Information Should Contact: Arlington County Police Department (virginia) 1-703-558-2222.
    May 08, 2019
  • Missing: Nyra Shumate
    Nyra Shumate, Age Now: 17, Missing: 01/07/2019. Missing From Washington, Dc. Anyone Having Information Should Contact: Metropolitan Police Department (district Of Columbia) 1-202-727-9099.
    April 29, 2019
  • Missing: Ariel Lynch
    Ariel Lynch, Age Now: 16, Missing: 01/16/2019. Missing From Washington, Dc. Anyone Having Information Should Contact: Metropolitan Police Department (district Of Columbia) 1-202-727-9099.
    April 04, 2019
  • Missing: Everly Maynard
    Everly Maynard, Age Now: 17, Missing: 02/11/2019. Missing From Washington, Dc. Anyone Having Information Should Contact: Washington Metropolitan Police Department (district Of Columbia) 1-202-737-4404.
    February 21, 2019
  • Missing: Malachi Hooks
    Malachi Hooks, Age Now: 10, Missing: 12/28/2018. Missing From Washington, Dc. Anyone Having Information Should Contact: Metropolitan Police Department (district Of Columbia) 1-202-727-9099.
    December 30, 2018

District Of Columbia Recent Criminal Activity Reports

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District Of Columbia Missing People

Currently missing persons sought by law enforcement derived from public and private sources

  • Missing Person • Taunya Lestisha Marshburn • Washington, D.c. • 54 Years Old
    May 03, 2018
  • Missing Person • Nikole Scott Conerly • Washington, D.c. • 66 Years Old
    May 03, 2018
  • Updated: Missing Person • Nikole Scott Conerly • Washington, D.c. • 66 Years Old
    May 03, 2018
  • Missing Person • Isaiah Jackson • Washington, D.c. • 60 Years Old
    May 01, 2018
  • Updated: Missing Person • Isaiah Jackson • Washington, D.c. • 60 Years Old
    May 01, 2018
  • Missing Person • Stevon Antoine Gregg • Washington, D.c. • 39 Years Old
    April 29, 2018

District Of Columbia Latest Crime Records (Updated 05/23/2019)

  • Total Violent Crime:
    8,199
  • Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter:
    105
  • Rape:
    472
  • Robbery:
    3,497
  • Aggravated Assault:
    4,125
  • Total Property Crime:
    34,147
  • Burglary:
    3,466
  • Larceny Theft:
    26,898
  • Motor Vehicle Theft:
    3,783

District Of Columbia American Community Survey (ACS) Census Bureau (Updated 05/23/2019)

  • District Of Columbia's demographic and housing ACS survey of 633,736 being 0.2 percent of U.S. residents is comprised of 47.3% males and 52.7% of females. American Community Survey separates various ethnicities depending on the area's population of persons from less than 5 years of age to 85 years old and over. ACS is an ongoing survey with five year estimates down to the block group scale providing a summary spanning five years, from 2010 to 2014 and released in 2014. View the percentage of the population by race, including various groups of Native Americans, Asians, American Indian, Alaska Native, and two or more races.
  • The District Of Columbia social characteristics data of 267,415 households, which make up 0.23 percent of all U.S. households, are surveyed by ACS . View the number and percentages of married and divorced residents 15 years and older, including 113,596 families with and without children. There are 160,085 persons enrolled in school which are 3 years of age and over are separated by education level from nursery school to graduate and professional degrees. The state's resident social characteristics collected data include estimated percentages and totals of persons which are foreign born, Island areas, born abroad to American parent(s), citizenship status and ancestry.
  • The District Of Columbia American Community Survey economic characteristics displays current and past employment of 536,771 persons which are 16 years of age and older comprising of 0.22 percent of the United States labor force. Employment numbers of 364,334 civilians in various occupations from construction to information technology collected by industry. Overview of income and benefits in 2014, received from private entities and public public assistance. Population of the labor force with private or public health coverage for both employed and unemployed residents. Data regarding the percentage of families with income below poverty level are collected by age groups ranging from persons under the age of 18 to 65 years and over.
  • District Of Columbia housing characteristics are collected from 300,798 dwellings making up 0.23 percent of all U.S. housing, includes a survey of either inhabited 267,415 or uninhabited 33,383 domiciles. Data coverage of various rentals or owned structures containing 1 room to 9 rooms. Find out which mode of transportation 267,415 commuters in the state used to get to work. Look up the type of energy utilized by individual occupied residences. An overview of median monthly homeowner costs with or without mortgage. Percentage of rent versus income per household and homeowner costs as percentage of household income. Information collected begins with residence from 1969 or earlier.

District Of Columbia Census Data

  • Information About People and Demographics

  • Total population of persons residing within the state
    601,723
  • Estimate of the state's total residency
    572,055
  • Percentage change of the total resident population
    5%
  • Net change of residents' total population
    29,664
  • Complete count of statewide resident population
    572,059
  • Population estimate of residents less than 5 years of age
    37,144
  • Estimated percentage of residents that are less than 5 years of age
    6%
  • Estimate of residents that are less than 18 years of age
    114,036
  • Estimated percentage of residents that are less than 18 years of age
    19%
  • Percentage estimate of residents that are 65 years of age and older
    12%
  • Estimate of residents that are 65 years of age and older
    70,184
  • Total estimate percentage of female residents
    53%
  • State's white resident population
    231,471
  • State's black resident population
    305,125
  • State's American Indian and Alaska Native resident populations
    2,079
  • State's Asian resident population
    21,056
  • State's Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander resident population
    302
  • Statewide resident population of two or more races
    17,316
  • Statewide resident population of Hispanic or Latino origin
    54,749
  • Non Hispanic white resident population
    209,464
  • Statewide percentage of white residents
    39%
  • Statewide percentage of black residents
    51%
  • Statewide percentage of American Indian and Alaska Native residents
    0%
  • Statewide percentage of Asian residents
    4%
  • Statewide percentage of Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Statewide percentage of Two or more races
    3%
  • Statewide percentage of Hispanic or Latino Origin
    9%
  • Statewide percentage of non Hispanic white
    35%
  • Vital Statistics


    Births and deaths occurring in District Of Columbia
  • Births
    8,864
  • Deaths
    5,188
  • Infant death occurring within the state of persons one year of age or less
    116
  • Percentage of persons with the same residence of one year or more
    81%
  • Resident Background Information


    Education and background history of District Of Columbia Residents
  • Percentage of foreign born population in the state
    13%
  • Percentage of residents 5 years of age and older that speak languages other than English at home
    14%
  • Percentage of persons from 25 years of age and older with high a school education or higher
    86%
  • Percentage of persons from 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree or higher
    47%
  • Total number of Veterans
    34,551
  • Current Housing and Real Estate Data


    Households located in District Of Columbia
  • Average time spent commuting to work for person 16 years and over not working from their personal residence
    29 Min
  • Housing unit estimates
    285,135
  • Net change of housing units estimates
    10,293
  • Housing unit estimates - percentage change
    4%
  • Percentage of the state's housing units being occupied by owners
    45%
  • Median value of the state's housing units being occupied by owners
    $440,500
  • Percentage of housing in structure of multi dwelling units
    60%
  • Total number of households
    250,723
  • Average size of households
    2
  • District Of Columbia Employment Data


    Income, earnings and payrolls of people residing within the State
  • Per capita income in the past 12 months in dollars adjusted to inflation
    $40,846
  • Statewide income of median households in District Of Columbia
    $58,906
  • Percentage of persons living in poverty
    18%
  • The personal income of persons employed
    $36,732
  • Per capita income of persons employed
    $62,484
  • Labor force of civilian workers
    331,952
  • The unemployment of the civilian labor force
    34,015
  • The rate of unemployed civilian labor force
    10%
  • Employment of person relating to all industries
    813,734
  • Net change of employment in all industries
    56,755
  • People employed by the government
    248,990
  • Earnings by persons working in all industries
    72,997,483
  • Average earnings per job in all industries
    89,707
  • Number of private non farm establishments
    21,081
  • Total of non employer establishment according to NAICS
    42,683
  • Total NAICS 72 sales of accommodation and food services establishments with payrolls
    4,278,171
  • People and Businesses


    Firms and companies of District Of Columbia
  • Total number of firms located in the state
    55,909
  • Total percentage of black owned private firms
    28%
  • Total percentage of American Indian and Alaska Native owned firms
    1%
  • Total percentage of Asian owned firms
    5%
  • Total percentage of Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander owned firms
    0%
  • Total percentage of Native Hispanic owned private firms
    6%
  • Total percentage of Women owned private firms
    35%
  • Value for shipments from manufacturers according to NAICS 31-33
    332,844
  • Sales of establishments with payroll from merchant wholesalers according to NAICS 42
    2,117,990
  • Sales of establishments with payroll from retailers
    3,843,716
  • Per capita sales of establishments with payroll from retailers
    6,555
  • Land Valuation


    Property value and District Of Columbia territory
  • Totals of building permits for new private housing units
    1,126
  • The valuation of all new private housing units authorized by building permits
    131,474
  • Adjusted acres of land in farms
    0
  • Size in square miles of land
    61
  • Population per square mile
    9,800
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