18 January 2022
OATH KEEPERS and "3%ers" appear in new charging documents filed in US Capitol chaos. In DC federal court
A few shops, stores & restaurants next to the 15+ block barricaded zone have been boarded up but most
Washington, DC today. The entire District isn't locked down. Some major entry/exit streets are closed. Most bridges are open. 15+ blocks are barricaded with check points around @WhiteHouse & US Capitol
Military checkpoint set up at Victims of Communism memorial in DC
New York Times: "Justice Dept. charges militia members, including military veterans, in Capitol assault"
MPD reports the police activity at Stanton Rd and Bruce Place SE, has cleared and the associated road closures are
"As is normal for military support to large security events, the Department will vet National Guardsmen who are in Washington, DC. While we have no intelligence indicating an insider threat, we are leaving no stone unturned in securing the Capitol." - A/SD Chris Miller
2nd Iowa man arrested in Capitol breach investigation v
12 month ago
4 years of capturing President Trump: Photographers of the White House press corps share behind-the-scenes looks at the iconic photos of Trump's presidency
Shooting investigation at Stanton Glenn Apartments in Washington, District of Columbia
15 former Defense Secretaries, Deputies and service secretaries sign letter urging waiver for Lloyd Austin to serve as Biden Defense Secretary: includes Panetta, Hagel, Perry
MPD announces an arrest has been made in a Carrying a Pistol Without a License offense that occurred in the 200 block of Massachusetts Ave, NE, on 1/17/21
"I am ordering enhanced protections for judges, prosecutors and law enforcement officers," says @POTUS in executive order
Map from @NationalMallNPS about road closures in WashingtonDC ahead of @JoeBiden #InaugurationDay
Second crime scene is at 29th and Erie Sts SE-DC (photos attached) where one of the suspect autos was crashed. 1 person had died from the shooting, 2 others are injured.
Moving trucks from a D.C.-based company were seen at Mar-a-Lago today, via the WPTV chopper
3000 Bl. of Stanton Rd. S.E. MPD and DCFD is responding for possibly 3 people shot.
Outside fire 100 block of H St SE. Fire involved a homeless tent beneath freeway. DC firefighters quickly extinguished fire. Occupant indicated she was using propane, which may explain report of "explosion ". 1 individual with non life threatening injury
Officials say evacuation at inaugural rehearsal was due to a fire several blocks away and not believed to be a threat. The fire has been put out
reports crews responded to outside fire in 100 block of H St SE that has been extinguished with no injuries.
Officials say evacuation at inaugural rehearsal was due to a fire several blocks away and not believed to be a threat
Fire in nearby navy yard may explain the smoke
All that smoke is coming from a fire under the Interstate 695 overpass in Navy Yard. This video makes it seem close but it's about half a mile south of the Capitol. Burning tent per fire scanner, they've got it under control
The U.S. Capitol is being locked down due to an external security threat. No evacuation has been ordered. The House and Senate are in recess.
DCsBravest responded to an outside fire in the 100 block of H St SE that has been extinguished. There were no injuries
West Front of Capitol being evacuated. This is where the inauguration is scheduled for Wednesday. Keep in mind this is with tens of thousands of troops guarding the Capitol
Driving downtown for a story and the road closures start pretty early on — this is at First and K Streets
The Washington Post:FBI moves on alleged members of extremist groups Oath Keepers, Three Percenters
Geolocated the M117s to the area right in front of the DC armory
With two days until the Inauguration, about 25,000 National Guard members are in DC to help with security, including about 500 from Wisconsin. But the FBI is also vetting those troops
Washington on this Inauguration Week. Up to 25,000 National Guard troops here. Capitol Complex & National Mall sealed off from public. Inauguration Day schedule becoming clearer Talking about it all on Spectrum News stations across the country this morning
U.S. defense officials say they are worried about an insider attack or other threat from service members involved in securing Biden's inauguration, prompting the FBI to vet all of the 25,000 National Guard troops that were deployed in Washington: AP
Politico: "FBI investigating whether woman stole laptop from Pelosi's office to sell it to Russia"
Politico: The FBI is investigating evidence that a woman who entered the Capitol on Jan. 6 stole a laptop or hard drive from Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office and intended to sell it to Russians
President-elect Joe Biden will rescind the cross-border permit for TC Energy's Keystone XL pipeline on his first day in office
CNN: "Army reservist with security-level clearance among the latest charged in connection with Capitol riot"
Reuters: A New Mexico state official arrested in Washington in connection with the storming of Congress
Pompeo on Navalny's arrest: "Confident political leaders do not fear competing voices, nor commit violence against or wrongfully detain political opponents"
DC firefighters responded to 464 calls on Saturday, January 16th. There were 145 critical and 228 non-critical EMS dispatches, and 91 fire related incidents and other types of emergencies, including 1 working structure fire
Chairman of the Armed Forces Committee of the US House of Representatives: Classifying the Houthis as a terrorist organization will impede the delivery of aid
Former Senators Trent Lott and John Breaux have signed up to lobby for the Chinese tech company that owns @tiktok_us, joining former Senator Barbara Boxer of @HikvisionUSAinc
Twitter suspends House Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene for 12 hours
Man arrested by FBI in Nashville on charges connected to U.S. Capitol rioting
22 y/o Virginia man arrested near Capitol Hill with gun and 37 rounds of ammo
Connecticut woman, 63, arrested for impersonating an officer at Inauguration checkpoint
U.S. Senator Kamala Harris of California will resign from the Senate on Monday in preparation for her inauguration as Joe Biden's vice president on Wednesday, according to aides familiar with her plans
A woman was arrested at an inauguration checkpoint in DC at Saturday morning for impersonating a law enforcement officer and fleeing from police: NBC
Adam Schiff: Security concerns are high and what is happening reminds me of visiting the Green Zone in Baghdad and seeing a lot of soldiers and checkpoints
Pentagon refuses Trump request for military-style farewell parade to accompany his White House departure
Transportation security information and a comprehensive public access DC map for #BidenInauguration released by @SecretService
Sen. Lindsey Graham says on Fox News that President Trump shouldn't pardon anyone involved in the siege on the Capitol. "I think it would destroy President Trump and I hope we don't go down that road"
New York man arrested for role in US Capitol chaos. He's accused of jabbing a bat at a police officer. A childhood Facebook friend tipped feds
Some of Trump allies are collecting fees from wealthy felons to push the White House for pardons during Trump's final days at office: NYT
Capitol riots: FBI releases new photos of suspects involved in mob riot at U.S. Capitol
The Biden White House Chief of Staff: We're getting briefings from the current administration on security measures to secure Congress
The Biden administration chief of staff: the security threats are alarming and I trust the Secret Service will secure the installation
DC firefighters determined a fire pit was used on the wooden deck where this morning's fire took place in the 200 block of Elm St NW. Please be aware of District regulations regarding fire pits and open burning. They cannot be placed on combustible surfaces
Jake Tapper on @CNNSotu says CNN invited every Republican senator to come on the show this morning. They all declined or didn't respond
Box Alarm 200 block of Elm St NW. DC firefighters have extinguished fire on rear deck and are checking for extension
Box Alarm 200 block Elm St NW. Fire on back deck of 2 story row dwelling. No extension into the structure. DC firefighters attacking the fire
This morning, the Oklahoma National Guard will send 400 Oklahoma National Guard Citizen-Soldiers & Airmen to our nation's Capitol for the presidential inauguration.
24 hours of uninterrupted military flights to WashingtonDC
Sen Ben Sasse: "QAnon is destroying the GOP from within"
Drones are monitoring the situation in Washington from the air
Biden's candidate for National Security Adviser: Designating the Houthis as a terrorist organization will hinder diplomacy to end the war
Acting defense secretary Miller ordered the director of the NSA to install on Saturday a former GOP political operative as the NSA's top lawyer, according to 4 individuals familiar with the matter.
The U.S. warned Mexico it had imperiled sharing of information on the country's drug cartels by releasing a confidential dossier providing evidence that Mexico's former defense minister was in the pay of drug kingpins
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