D.C. Mayor-elect Vincent C. Gray introduces his public-safety team, flanked by Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier, whom he renamed, and Paul. A. Quander Jr., his pick as deputy mayor for public safety. (Associated Press)
APPOINTMENTS: Kenneth B. Ellerbe, Mayor-elect Vincent C. Gray's choice as the District's next fire chief, answers questions Thursday as Mr. Gray and Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier listen. (Associated Press)
Washington Police Chief Cathy Lanier is joined Tuesday by ICE Special Agent John Torres (left) and U.S. Attorney Ronald C. Machen Jr. in announcing that a Mexican cartel's plan to sell large quantities of crystal methamphetamine in the District ended with a major drug seizure and nine indictments.
D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (second from right); Joseph Persichini Jr., assistant director in charge of the FBI's Washington field office (right); Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier; U.S. Attorney Jeffrey Taylor (second from left) and Detective Todd Williams attend a press conference on March 3, 2009, at which it was announced that an arrest warrant had been issued in the Levy case. (The Washington Times)
** FILE ** Washington Police Chief Cathy Lanier speaks during a news conference in Washington on Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2010, on the launching of a series of community-based initiatives in conjunction with National Night Out. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Then-D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (left), Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier and then-City Administrator Dan Tangherlini huddle during a news conference on D.C.'s preparations for Inauguration Day. (Michael Connor/The Washington Times/File) **FILE PHOTO**