Police departments across the country are now requiring officers to wear body cameras. But a study released in the District of Columbia found that the camera requirement for officers in D.C. has had no significant effect on reducing complaints against officers or police use of force.
While most people find annoyance and frustration in Metro, one Alexandria man found a muse. After moving to Washington seven years ago, Jason Mendelson saw the Metro system as a source of inspiration for his music. He embarked on a years-long mission to write a song about every single Metrorail station. Kojo discusses Mendelson’s project, which was completed earlier this year with his 91st song.
- Jason Mendelson Creator of MetroSongs
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