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Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 10:52 AM EDT

Two Years of Hoping: Maryland Mom Waits for New Kidney

Two Years of Hoping: Maryland Mom Waits for New Kidney

Kiyana Porter has waited more than two years for a new kidney, with no luck. National Minority Donor Awareness Week, founded by doctors more than 20 years ago, hopes to encourage people of all ethnicities to...

Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 09:22 PM EDT

Ex-Md. Jail Officer Says He Was Fired After Leg Amputation

Ex-Md. Jail Officer Says He Was Fired After Leg Amputation

A former correctional officer at a Maryland jail claims he was fired because he lost his leg and had to get a prosthetic.

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 10:02 PM EDT

Thief Swipes Maryland Woman's Lawn Decorations

Thief Swipes Maryland Woman's Lawn Decorations

An 84-year-old woman says a thief is stealing figurines and decorations from her yard in Hyattsville, Maryland, and she wants police to bring the person to justice.

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 07:26 PM EDT

New Juvenile Justice Plan Includes More Diversion Programs

New Juvenile Justice Plan Includes More Diversion Programs

Prince George's County State’s Attorney Aisha Braveboy will hold a news conference announcing her plan for juvenile justice reform in the county Wednesday afternoon.

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 02:46 PM EDT

Investment Adviser Gets 20-Year Sentence in Fraud Case

Investment Adviser Gets 20-Year Sentence in Fraud Case

A Maryland investment adviser was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in prison for defrauding investors out of millions of dollars, some of which she spent on astrological gems, cosmetic medical procedures and...

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 09:25 PM EDT

Veteran Finds Lost Burial Flag in Prince George's County

Veteran Finds Lost Burial Flag in Prince George's County

A veteran in Prince George's County lost an heirloom burial flag on Central Avenue two weeks ago - but another veteran and some police work led to a very special reunion on Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 08:34 PM EDT

Prince George’s County Selects Its First Woman Fire Chief

Prince George’s County Selects Its First Woman Fire Chief

For the first time Prince George’s County will have a woman as fire chief.

Monday, Jul 29, 2019 at 06:24 PM EDT

Md. Patricide Suspect Says Father Was Controlling His Mind

Md. Patricide Suspect Says Father Was Controlling His Mind

A Maryland teenager accused of killing his father admitted it in court Monday and said his father was controlling his mind.

Monday, Jul 29, 2019 at 11:00 AM EDT

Police ID Victim Found Fatally Shot on a Sidewalk in MD

Police ID Victim Found Fatally Shot on a Sidewalk in MD

A quiet neighborhood in Prince George's County was shattered by gunshots in the middle of the afternoon Sunday.

Sunday, Jul 28, 2019 at 09:23 PM EDT

Teen Killed Father While Driving in Bowie: Police

Teen Killed Father While Driving in Bowie: Police

A Maryland teenager stabbed and killed his father while they were driving down a road in Bowie and then dragged his father's body into the woods when the SUV crashed, police say.

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Meet News4's Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins. Tracee was raised in the Beltsville area and graduated from High Point High School and Frostburg State University; Tracee has been honored for her work by many state and national journalism organizations. She stays active in her community, including founding a teen-mentoring group. Follow Tracee's Facebook page
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