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Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 07:20 PM EDT

MS-13, 18th Street Gang Members Fight at Md. High School: PD

MS-13, 18th Street Gang Members Fight at Md. High School: PD

Three teens were arrested at a high school in Hyattsville, Maryland, Wednesday after a fight broke out between gang members, police say.

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019 at 08:02 PM EDT

Activists Demand All Prince George's Officers Wear Body Cams

Activists Demand All Prince George's Officers Wear Body Cams

For years, the Prince George's County Police Department has considered using body cameras. Now some community activists are asking what's the hold up and want the county to take up legislation to make the...

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019 at 08:35 PM EDT

Bicyclist Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver in Maryland

Bicyclist Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver in Maryland

A hit-and-run driver struck and killed a bicyclist in Prince George’s County Wednesday morning.

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019 at 05:35 PM EDT

Bone of Unidentified Victim of Serial Killer Gets DNA Tests

Bone of Unidentified Victim of Serial Killer Gets DNA Tests

Detectives in Maryland are having a bone from a 1972 victim of a serial killer tested in an effort to identify the woman.

Monday, Oct 7, 2019 at 08:26 PM EDT

Suspect Driving Stolen Car Crashes, Killing Woman in Md.: PD

Suspect Driving Stolen Car Crashes, Killing Woman in Md.: PD

A man driving a stolen car crashed into another vehicle while trying to flee from Prince George's County police, killing a 43-year-old woman, authorities say.

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 09:14 PM EDT

Maryland State Lawmaker Charged With Federal Wire Fraud

Maryland State Lawmaker Charged With Federal Wire Fraud

A Maryland state lawmaker who abruptly resigned last week is facing a federal wire fraud charge for allegedly using money she raised for her reelection campaign for her personal use, federal officials said...

Monday, Oct 7, 2019 at 12:04 PM EDT

Girl Missing From District Heights Found Safe

Girl Missing From District Heights Found Safe

Police are searching for 11-year-old Rahnisha Mayo, who was last seen Friday morning in District Heights, Maryland.

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 11:57 PM EDT

Prince George's Police Form LGBTQ Outreach Unit

Prince George's Police Form LGBTQ Outreach Unit

The Prince George's County Police Department recently formed an outreach team for the LGBTQ community. News4's Shomari Stone reports on how it will work.

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 09:31 PM EDT

Prince George's Creates New Police District

Prince George's Creates New Police District

A new district police station opened Thursday in Prince George's County. Darcy Spencer reports the old district covered 30 square miles, so it's been cut in half.

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 06:27 AM EDT

Hyattsville Police Questioned After Fatally Shooting Man

Hyattsville Police Questioned After Fatally Shooting Man

Hyattsville police say 10 officers shot and killed a man who rushed at them with two knives. News 4's Shomari Stone spoke with some residents who turned out to a meeting to ask why so many officers opened fire.

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