Press Releases

January 18, 2024

The number of United States Capitol Police (USCP) threat assessment cases climbed last year, as we head into an election year when threats typically surge.

December 27, 2023

Yesterday afternoon, United States Capitol Police (USCP) officers arrested a man who was carrying a machete and a knife on the East Front of the U.S. Capitol.

“This is another example of the vigilance and strong intuition of our USCP officers,” said U.S. Capitol Police Chief Tom Manger. “I am proud of our cops who routinely work to keep everyone around the U.S Capitol safe.”