Washington Public Records (District of Columbia)

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District of Columbia Department of Motor Vehicles Traffic Citations https://wmq.etimspayments.com/pbw/include/dc_parking/input.jsp Search District of Columbia Department of Motor Vehicles traffic citations database by ticket and license plate number.

Georgetown University Police Department Daily Crime Log https://police.georgetown.edu/ View Georgetown University Police Department home page, including public safety alerts and contact information.

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Washington Public Records are any documents that are available for public inspection and retrieval in Washington, District of Columbia. There are many different types of records, including Washington birth records, criminal records, and business records. Many Public Records are available at local District of Columbia Clerks, Recorders, and Assessors Offices.

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