An inmate at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility has been charged with attempted murder after police say he attacked a correctional officer early Sunday morning.
Ruel Francis Dempster II, 30, was arrested in the area of Nuevo Laredo in Mexico, close to the U.S.-Mexico border, by Mexican authorities on the strength of a Montgomery County warrant.
A former Montgomery County teacher turned himself in Tuesday after an investigation uncovered his relationship with a 16-year-old girl more than 30 years ago.
A Montgomery County cheerleading instructor has been arrested after police say he set up a spy camera in a bathroom at a Rockville, Maryland, gymnastics studio and took photos and videos of kids and adults.
Montgomery County police arrested a man Thursday in Silver Spring, Maryland, for attempted rape. And when they nabbed him, they caught him with his pants unzipped.
Police have released surveillance photos of two men they said stole thousands of dollars worth of merchandise from a Montgomery County designer sunglasses and eyeglasses store earlier this month.
A Chevy Chase, Maryland, man is charged with production of child pornography after police found evidence that he was secretly recording kids using his bathroom, prosecutors said.
A fourth suspect has been arrested and charged Friday in the rape a 19-year-old woman last month in White Oak, Maryland, police said. The investigation continues for the remaining fifth suspect.
Fernando Asturizaga, the man police identified as the person of interest in the 2000 disappearance and killing of 45-year-old Bethesda resident Alison Thresher, was found dead in his prison cell Thursday evening, authorities said.
Police have arrested a man for the murder of 30-year-old Maurice Cortez Mercer, who was shot to death in his Germantown townhome in January.
Montgomery County police announced Thursday the person of interest in the disappearance of a Washington Post copy editor who vanished 18 years ago is a former teacher who’s now serving a nearly 170-year prison sentence for sexually abusing the woman’s daughter. Alison Thresher’s body has never been recovered.
People’s addiction to cellphones is making it difficult to address distracted driving and distracted walking, a local police officer said. But he believes awareness and education might help.
Montgomery County police will continue to conduct random distracted-driving stings to send the message about the dangers of using a phone behind the wheel.
The girl, now 15, recently told police about the incident with Hermes Lagos Toro in the 2010-11 school year. Toro has worked with a number of Montgomery County schools over the last 15 years.
Police need help identifying a suspect who has been accused of inappropriately touching a woman outside of a grocery store in Rockville, Maryland, earlier this month.
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