Two cold cases that grabbed the attention of locals are again at the forefront of Anne Arundel County investigators’ minds: The mother of twins found stabbed in her basement and the shooting of a college football star.
A 17-year-old boy was crossing Route 100 with a small group of friends in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, when he and another girl were hit, police said.
It has been a deadly year in the District and as it comes to a close, the violence has not slowed. A medical examiner found 13 children in the District died by homicide and a newly released D.C. police report found 13 juveniles were also arrested for murder in 2018.
A neighborhood beef, a signature motorcycle jacket and previous acts of violence led investigators to quickly identify a 16-year-old, Malik Holston, who is now charged with the murder of 15-year-old Gerald Watson.
The D.C. Council has passed a bill to legalize sports betting in the District. Betting likely won’t start until the summer in D.C. stadiums, arenas and the bars and restaurants that seek licenses.
A teenager is now in custody, charged with killing a 15-year-old boy in an apartment building stairwell.
Investigators allege that the suspect and another man forced a woman into their car at gunpoint near the Naylor Road Metro station, raped her multiple times and held her against her will for the better part of an hour.
11 officers are suspended as the Prince George’s County Police Department pieces together what caused a handgun to unintentionally go off at a party Saturday.
Claiming widespread discrimination, a dozen police officers of color in Prince George’s County have filed a federal lawsuit against the county and its police chief. They claim that racial bias has intensified under the leadership of Chief Hank Stawinski and they want to see policy changes.
The 80-minute lockdown on the afternoon of Nov. 27 started when an active shooter alert that never should have been sent went out across the campus of Walter Reed. From there, someone misheard it.
Community tips made all the difference, leading investigators to arrest an 18-year-old in the killing of an Annapolis father inside a model home last week, they said. And, Anne Arundel County police are hoping that information from the community will aid them again in solving other homicides.
A day after St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s investigators put out a felony warrant for 17-year-old Elijah Miles’ arrest, they said he was reportedly seen near Great Mills High School, prompting a campus lockdown there. The teen was arrested hours later.
A D.C. woman who drove down a busy highway with a police officer on the hood of her car is charged with attempted manslaughter and assault, among other charges, according to court documents.
Investigators in Prince George’s County, Maryland, and D.C. are working to find the two men responsible for the crimes early Monday that started in Maryland and crossed into the District.
The renowned Symphony of Soul band program at Bowie State University is now on probation and its music director has resigned following findings of student hazing.
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