Code of the District of Columbia

§ 5–101.01. Police District created.

The District is constituted a police district, to be called “The Metropolitan Police District of the District of Columbia.”


(R.S., D.C., § 321.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 4-101.

1973 Ed., § 4-101.

Cross References

Demonstrations, marches, and assemblies relating to federal government, reimbursement of costs incurred by District, see § 1-207.37.

District of Columbia, territorial area, see §§ 1-101, 1-207.17.

Metropolitan Police, assistance to Secret Service, see § 1-207.31.

Editor's Notes

Council Police Misconduct and Personnel Management Special Committee Creation Emergency Resolution of 1997: Pursuant to Resolution 12-344, effective December 16, 1997, the Council approved the creation of a special committee for the Council of Police Misconduct and Personnel Management.

Special Committee on Police Misconduct and Personnel Management Extension Resolution of 1998: Pursuant to Resolution 12-690, effective September 22, 1998, the Council approved an extension for the Special Committee on Police Misconduct and Personnel Management.