Faces From The MPD Archive

Here is a rare look at some of personnel photos that were taken of members between 1890 and 1910.  Take note of the different badges, cap plates and a sergeant who seems to have additional designation under his chevrons. Faces Curry_Edward-Photob Faces...

A Look at MPD Uniforms Through History

The Metropolitan Police Department was created by an Act of Congress, and named such, as the department was to have jurisdiction over Washington City, Georgetown, Union Town, Anacostia and the area north of the city’s Boundary Road (Florida Avenue) known as...

Juno Goes Down in March 1972

From a series of Photographs that were donated by Ninetta Terczak, Ray Terczak’s wife.  There are color and black & white images of the crash scene.  This is NOT, the 1979, Yuma Street, S.E. crash that resulted in the deaths of Officers Jackson and Giguere. ...

MPD Vehicles From 1977-1979

From the donated photo collection of Ray Terczak, who served in SOD until retirement in 2001. These photos, mostly from 1977, were part of a group that Ray’s wife Ninetta, ensured were part of the MPD...