D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier and political and law enforcement leaders from several cities were present for the announcement Tuesday of the anti-smartphone theft initiative at the District's John A. Wilson Building. Attending were (from left) D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray, Sen. Charles Schumer, New York Democrat, New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey and Metro Transit Police Department Chief Michael Taborn. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier and political and law enforcement leaders from several cities were present for the announcement Tuesday of the anti-smartphone theft initiative at the District's John A. Wilson Building. Attending were (from left) D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray, Sen. Charles Schumer, New York Democrat, New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey and Metro Transit Police Department Chief Michael Taborn. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)