The Office of Communications is charged with providing thorough, current and accurate information about the events and activities of the Metropolitan Police Department to the residents and visitors of the District of Columbia. The office handles media relations through the Public Information Unit. Additionally, the Office of Communications disseminates news releases, crime statistics, and other Departmental information.
Media Pass Information
On April 1, 2015, the Metropolitan Police Department ceased the issuance of Media Passes.
Gwendolyn Crump, Director
Metropolitan Police Department
300 Indiana Avenue, NW, Rm. 5126
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 727-4383