Cure the Streets

Today, OAG is announcing new community-based partner organizations that will open and operate four new Cure the Streets sites in neighborhoods that experience high levels of violence.

Hispanic Heritage Month
Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15) gives us a special time each year to pay tribute to the accomplishments and c
Youth vaping

Parents should know the facts about e-cigarettes and how to talk with their kids about the dangers of vaping.

MeToo Kits

Attorney General Racine recommends District residents NOT use new at-home forensic testing kits that claim to help sexual assault survivors collect evidence of an assault themselves.

Gun Background Check

This week, Attorney General Racine and a coalition of 20 Attorneys General sent a letter to Congressional leaders urging their support of “Jaime’s Law,” legislation which would extend existing background check requirements on firearm sales to also include ammunition sales.

Scam Alert

Have you received a call from someone claiming to be from a government agency about a sweepstakes prize? Don’t take the bait!

Red Flag Law

Learn how you can use the District’s “Red Flag Law” to remove a firearm from a potentially dangerous individual.

Prison watch tower
By Karl A. Racine and Councilmember Charles Allen Charles Allen, a Democrat, represents Ward 6 on the D.C. Council. Kar
Prison

The government is meant to protect its citizens—it should not be in the business of killing them.

Career Fair

August is Child Support Awareness Month and while OAG’s Child Support Services focuses on helping District families all year long, this month they roll out special efforts to help parents support their children.