Girls Go Missing, and Washington’s Racial Divide Yawns Wider

By SHERYL GAY STOLBERG March 31, 2017 WASHINGTON — The black and brown faces stare out from the Metropolitan Police Department’s official Twitter feed, each girl under a red banner with block letters declaring “Critical Missing.”...

Police Posted Missing Teenagers’ Data on Social Media. A City Took Note.

By CHRISTOPHER MELE and CHRISTINE HAUSER March 24, 2017 A new approach by the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington to use social media to raise awareness about teenagers reported missing did indeed gain attention — some of it...