After a former teacher’s aide and coach in Charles County, took a plea agreement related to the sexual abuse and solicitation of children, prosecutors reveal he could face more charges.
Prince George’s County is safer than it has been in more than a decade, and county leaders said that fact is helping boost the local economy.
A former Charles County teaching assistant and track coach on Friday entered guilty pleas to 27 counts in connection with the sexual abuse and exploitation of dozens of children spanning two years.
Crime is down as a whole across the District, according to recent statistics, and D.C.’s police chief is convinced there are only a small group of criminals causing the majority of the violence.
“In 2017, we experienced a reduction in every single crime category,” D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham said Tuesday.
Nearly three years after D.C.’s DNA lab lost its accreditation, the Department of Forensic Science is back up to speed and unlike other cities its size, D.C. has no rape kit backlog, officials say.
A grand jury handed up an indictment against the Maryland man accused of fatally shooting three co-workers in a Harford County, Maryland, business in October.
With the increase of hate crimes across the D.C. region, Montgomery County Police Chief Tom Manger said community policing is essential for officers to connect with diverse communities.
Officers in Fairfax County, Virginia, and Montgomery County, Maryland, are responding to more overdoses, and their chiefs said recently that they’re treating the growing trend as a social issue, rather than an issue of criminal justice.
James Mayfield eluded police for four months, until the day after Christmas when, police said, he went on a crime spree.
At the moment two men allegedly began shooting, Jamahri Sydnor, the daughter of a D.C. police officer, was driving down the street with a friend and was found suffering from a gunshot wound.
Fairfax County is generally a safe place to live. But the county’s police chief reminded residents that doesn’t mean that no crime occurs there and residents should lock their vehicles and garages to safeguard their valuables.
The D.C. region is seeing an uptick in gang violence, and in response, Montgomery County police have increased resources to combat the disturbing trend.
Six protesters indicted for rioting in the nation’s capital on Inauguration Day were acquitted of the charges, after a monthlong trial in D.C. Superior Court.
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which passed both houses of Congress Wednesday, includes changes to commuter benefits for employers and employees. An official with the Society of Human Resources Management explains.