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Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018 at 02:37 PM EST

Prince George's Underestimated Turnout, Ran Out of Ballots

Prince George's Underestimated Turnout, Ran Out of Ballots

Several polling locations ran out of paper ballots before the polls closed in Prince George's County, Maryland, on Tuesday, leaving many people waiting in line for hours.

Tuesday, Nov 6, 2018 at 12:33 AM EST

Prince George's Elects Dems for Co. Exec, At-Large Council

Prince George's Elects Dems for Co. Exec, At-Large Council

For the first time, residents in Prince George's County have elected two at-large council members. They also elected the county's first female executive.

Monday, Nov 5, 2018 at 07:01 PM EST

Prince George's Permitting Boss Steps Down After Girl Is Shocked

Prince George's Permitting Boss Steps Down After Girl Is Shocked

The head of permitting inspections and enforcement in Prince George's County is stepping down after 6-year-old Zynae Green was shocked when she touched handrails at MGM National Harbor. An investigation revealed...

Monday, Nov 5, 2018 at 06:54 PM EST

Suspect Hurt After Firing at Prince George's Officers: PD

Suspect Hurt After Firing at Prince George's Officers: PD

A man suspected of being involved in a Prince George's County car theft ring was injured after firing at detectives, police say.

Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 at 07:35 PM EDT

Prince George's County Firefighter Charged in Penn. Arson

Prince George's County Firefighter Charged in Penn. Arson

A Maryland firefighter is on administrative leave after he was arrested and charged with arson in Pennsylvania.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 09:07 PM EDT

Jury Gets Case Against Man Charged in Police Station Attack

Jury Gets Case Against Man Charged in Police Station Attack

A gunman who attacked a Maryland police station created a "combat zone" that led to an officer mistakenly killing an undercover detective, a prosecutor said Thursday in urging a jury to convict the gunman of...

Friday, Nov 2, 2018 at 06:42 PM EDT

Ford Found Guilty in Deadly Attack at Md. Police Station

Ford Found Guilty in Deadly Attack at Md. Police Station

A jury has convicted a man accused of opening fire on a Maryland police station in a videotaped attack before an undercover narcotics detective was mistakenly shot and killed.

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 at 11:53 PM EDT

Call for Action After School Fights Spread on Social Media

Call for Action After School Fights Spread on Social Media

Students at a Prince George's County school are getting into so many fights that there is a YouTube channel dedicated to showing videos of the fights. News4's Cory Smith explains what's being done to stop it.

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 at 08:27 PM EDT

Man Says He Attacked MD Police Station to Get Killed

Man Says He Attacked MD Police Station to Get Killed

A man charged with murder in the friendly-fire shooting death of an undercover police detective testified Wednesday that he was trying to get himself killed when he attacked a Maryland police station and...

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 at 02:49 PM EDT

Dangerous Md. Intersection Getting Speed Camera

Dangerous Md. Intersection Getting Speed Camera

There's a new effort to improve safety along a busy road that's seen nearly 50 deadly crashes in the past decade. A new speed camera was installed Wednesday along Indian Head Highway in Prince George's...

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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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