Police say a woman saw a man walk out from behind a dumpster Oct. 18, don the mask and order her out of her car. She said he had a knife and threatened to kill her.
As Marylanders prepare to head to the polls, WTOP headed to Frederick County, Maryland, to find out what’s at stake for residents and local party leaders with under a month left until the 2018 elections.
This time around the race to represent District 3 is between incumbent Democrat Ron Young and Republican businessman and first-time candidate Craig Giangrande.
“We must not forget that for every name recorded at this memorial, there are spouses, children, parents, siblings, other friends and loved ones, whose pain and loss continues,” said Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., who has been an advocate for firefighters and first responders.
Mama Biscuits will start showing up on store shelves in more than 50 Walmarts across nine states. The flavors for sale are Cinnamon Vanilla Cream and Blueberry Lemon Cream. The Frederick, Maryland-based business has 15 full-time employees.
Frederick County is liable for the policy that permitted sheriff’s deputies to detain people suspected of violating immigration law and Roxana Orellana Santos can seek damages.
“Handle with Care” is a growing program providing for confidential communication between traumatized children, law enforcement, and schools.
A former Fairfax County police officer was recently indicted as the person responsible for his baby’s death last year. His attorney plans to point out the case’s complicated details make it far from a cut and dried conclusion for the jury.
A Fairfax County police officer turned himself in to police in Frederick County, Maryland, on Tuesday in connection with the child abuse death of his infant daughter.
A little girl was found in wandering around the area of Opsrey Way in Frederick, Maryland, Tuesday morning. Police reunited her with her caregiver.
In Frederick County public schools, security improvements include enhanced visitor screening, “security vestibules” and lower-tech approaches.
News outlets report 56-year-old Mark Paxton was stabbed Wednesday by 33-year-old Alexander Astudillo at the Blue Sky Bar in New Market.
Natural Resources Police tweeted Thursday that say 58-year-old Patrick Waldron of Thurmont, an experienced kayaker, was on the Monocacy River with four others when they hit debris. Everyone was wearing life jackets and made it to shore.
Parts of the town of Thurmont in Frederick County, Maryland, have been put under a boil advisory until further notice. See what areas are affected by the advisory.
A reward is being offered for information about the death of a 19-year-old whose body was found in a wooded area in Frederick County last year.
As WTOP marks 50 years on the radio, those who helped make it what it is today are looking back at their experiences and at the stories that have touched the nation's capital.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.
Amazon's second headquarters is coming to Arlington County. Here's WTOP's complete coverage.