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  • roomforrent001
    300 block of Bryant Street NE.
    Message 1 of 5 , Oct 1, 2007
      300 block of Bryant Street NE.



      --- In MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com, "Groomes, Diane \(MPD\)"
      <diane.groomes@...> wrote:
      >
      > Please provide us the address so that we can investigate if it was OUC
      > delay or MPD officer delay - thanks for bringing this to our attention
      > for it is unacceptable if we don't respond to shots fired -
      >
      >
      >
      > DIANE C GROOMES
      >
      > ASSISTANT CHIEF OF POLICE
      >
      > PATROL SERVICES BUREAU
      >
      > MPD
      >
      > 801 SHEPHERD ST NW, 20011
      >
      > 202 576-6600 office
      >
      > 202-996-3386 pager
      >
      > diane.groomes@...
      >
      > ________________________________
      >
      > From: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com [mailto:MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf
      > Of roomforrent001
      > Sent: Sunday, September 30, 2007 10:43 PM
      > To: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [MPD-5D] Gunshots Friday night...
      >
      >
      >
      > Around 7:25pm we heard 5 gunshots in a row right in front of our
      > house. In less than 10 seconds I was on the phone with 911. Two
      > minutes later - no police on the scene. I called again. 7 minutes
      > later no police. I called again. Police showed up around 9:30pm -
      > over TWO FULL HOURS later. One of my neighbors said that what occurred
      > was that a man was running down the street and a car was driving after
      > him literally shotting out the window at him. A parked car was hit.
      > Thankfully that was all. We were lucky.
      >
      > Up until now I've had nothing but good things to say about the
      > services I've received from the city including police response. But
      > Friday night I couldn't have been madder. If gunshots on a busy
      > street at 7pm aren't good enough to bring a police car screeching up
      > then WHAT IS????!!!! With all the children outside, I shudder to
      > think what could have happened. It was a nice evening - pleasant
      > weather, so there were lots of families and children on their front
      > porches. By the time the police showed up most of the witnesses were
      > long gone.
      >
      > I would like an explanation.
      >
    • Groomes, Diane (MPD)
      Thanks for the address and will have both Commander Greene advise what actions 5d took and OUC to see when calls dispatched DIANE C GROOMES ASSISTANT CHIEF OF
      Message 2 of 5 , Oct 1, 2007

        Thanks for the address and will have both Commander Greene advise what actions 5d took and OUC to see when calls dispatched

         

        DIANE C GROOMES

        ASSISTANT CHIEF OF POLICE

        PATROL SERVICES BUREAU

        MPD

        801 SHEPHERD ST NW, 20011

        202 576-6600 office

        202-996-3386 pager

        diane.groomes@...


        From: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com [mailto: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com ] On Behalf Of roomforrent001
        Sent: Monday, October 01, 2007 7:50 AM
        To: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com
        Subject: [MPD-5D] Re: Gunshots Friday night...

         

        300 block of Bryant Street NE.

        --- In MPD-5D@yahoogroups. com, " Groomes, Diane \(MPD\)"
        <diane.groomes@ ...> wrote:

        >
        > Please provide us the address so that we can investigate if it was OUC
        > delay or MPD officer delay - thanks for bringing this to our attention
        > for it is unacceptable if we don't respond to shots fired -
        >
        >
        >
        > DIANE C GROOMES
        >
        > ASSISTANT CHIEF OF POLICE
        >
        > PATROL SERVICES BUREAU
        >
        > MPD
        >
        > 801 SHEPHERD ST NW ,
        20011
        >
        > 202 576-6600 office
        >
        > 202-996-3386 pager
        >
        > diane.groomes@ ...
        >
        > ____________ _________ _________ __
        >
        > From: MPD-5D@yahoogroups. com
        [mailto:MPD-5D@yahoogroups. com] On Behalf
        > Of roomforrent001
        > Sent: Sunday, September 30, 2007 10:43 PM
        > To: MPD-5D@yahoogroups. com
        > Subject: [MPD-5D] Gunshots Friday night...
        >
        >
        >
        > Around 7:25pm we heard 5 gunshots in a row right in front of our
        > house. In less than 10 seconds I was on the phone with 911. Two
        > minutes later - no police on the scene. I called again. 7 minutes
        > later no police. I called again. Police showed up around 9:30pm -
        > over TWO FULL HOURS later. One of my neighbors said that what occurred
        > was that a man was running down the street and a car was driving after
        > him literally shotting out the window at him. A parked car was hit.
        > Thankfully that was all. We were lucky.
        >
        > Up until now I've had nothing but good things to say about the
        > services I've received from the city including police response. But
        > Friday night I couldn't have been madder. If gunshots on a busy
        > street at 7pm aren't good enough to bring a police car screeching up
        > then WHAT IS????!!!! With all the children outside, I shudder to
        > think what could have happened. It was a nice evening - pleasant
        > weather, so there were lots of families and children on their front
        > porches. By the time the police showed up most of the witnesses were
        > long gone.
        >
        > I would like an explanation.
        >

      • Groomes, Diane (MPD)
        From what I am being advised - there were multiple gunshots Friday and Saturday night in this region of 5d - CO Greene will advise you plan of action that his
        Message 3 of 5 , Oct 1, 2007
          From what I am being advised - there were multiple gunshots Friday and Saturday night in this region of 5d - CO Greene will advise you plan of action that his team will take - our inquiry about the lack of response is out to Janice Quintana

          ________________________________

          From: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com on behalf of roomforrent001
          Sent: Mon 10/1/2007 7:50 AM
          To: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com
          Subject: [MPD-5D] Re: Gunshots Friday night...



          300 block of Bryant Street NE.

          --- In MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com <mailto:MPD-5D%40yahoogroups.com> , "Groomes, Diane \(MPD\)"
          <diane.groomes@...> wrote:
          >
          > Please provide us the address so that we can investigate if it was OUC
          > delay or MPD officer delay - thanks for bringing this to our attention
          > for it is unacceptable if we don't respond to shots fired -
          >
          >
          >
          > DIANE C GROOMES
          >
          > ASSISTANT CHIEF OF POLICE
          >
          > PATROL SERVICES BUREAU
          >
          > MPD
          >
          > 801 SHEPHERD ST NW, 20011
          >
          > 202 576-6600 office
          >
          > 202-996-3386 pager
          >
          > diane.groomes@...
          >
          > ________________________________
          >
          > From: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com <mailto:MPD-5D%40yahoogroups.com> [mailto:MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com <mailto:MPD-5D%40yahoogroups.com> ] On Behalf
          > Of roomforrent001
          > Sent: Sunday, September 30, 2007 10:43 PM
          > To: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com <mailto:MPD-5D%40yahoogroups.com>
          > Subject: [MPD-5D] Gunshots Friday night...
          >
          >
          >
          > Around 7:25pm we heard 5 gunshots in a row right in front of our
          > house. In less than 10 seconds I was on the phone with 911. Two
          > minutes later - no police on the scene. I called again. 7 minutes
          > later no police. I called again. Police showed up around 9:30pm -
          > over TWO FULL HOURS later. One of my neighbors said that what occurred
          > was that a man was running down the street and a car was driving after
          > him literally shotting out the window at him. A parked car was hit.
          > Thankfully that was all. We were lucky.
          >
          > Up until now I've had nothing but good things to say about the
          > services I've received from the city including police response. But
          > Friday night I couldn't have been madder. If gunshots on a busy
          > street at 7pm aren't good enough to bring a police car screeching up
          > then WHAT IS????!!!! With all the children outside, I shudder to
          > think what could have happened. It was a nice evening - pleasant
          > weather, so there were lots of families and children on their front
          > porches. By the time the police showed up most of the witnesses were
          > long gone.
          >
          > I would like an explanation.
          >
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