Sam Ford is a general assignment reporter for ABC7/WJLA-TV. He joined the station's team in 1987.
Previously, Sam spent nine years as a correspondent for CBS News. During his tenure at the network, Sam was stationed at CBS bureaus in New York, Atlanta, and Washington.
Prior to CBS, he reported to WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, Minnesota. After earning a Bachelor of Science in journalism from the University of Kansas, Sam attended graduate school for journalism at the University of Minnesota.
He is married to free-lance reporter Gloria Murray, with whom he has a son and daughter.
It’s been over six years since D.C. police and firefighters were given a raise, but the mere mention of a pay increase is sparking controversy.
A judge sentenced Robert Dickey, a well-known 74-year-old man who cared for thousands of children out of his 38th Street Southeast home, to 18 months behind bars Tuesday.
Southeast D.C.'s Savoy Elementary School was burglarized in late November of $40,000 in electronics, but community members say that a lack of interest in the case has let the suspects get away without consequence.
Thursday's Shop with a Cop event provided the chance for more than 100 kids in need to partner up with MPD officers and their phone calculators to buy $100 worth of whatever the kids wanted for Christmas.
Vice President Joe Biden spoke Wednesday at a memorial service attended by members of Congress, civil rights leaders and others at the Washington National Cathedral.