D.C. Metropolitan Police Department
End of Watch: September 21, 2021
Special Police Officer Angela Washington, 41, of Suitland, Maryland, was was shot and killed while on duty Tuesday, in the third shooting of the day in Southeast D.C., authorities said. Washington was pronounced dead at the scene.
Washington was a mother of four, her grieving family said. She also had two grandchildren.
“My mother was a hardworking woman. She did anything for her kids. She did anything for whoever. Whoever. She took people in when they was down bad,” her daughter Shanya Washington said. Washington was found in her officer uniform at an apartment complex in the 3300 block of 10th Place SE at about 8:40 p.m., police said.