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Aug 9, 2019

Prince George's Officer Convicted for Punching Cuffed Man

Prince George's Officer Convicted for Punching Cuffed Man

A Prince George's County police officer has been convicted of assault and misconduct in office for repeatedly punching a man in the face as he was restrained in handcuffs and a seat belt last fall.

Mar 7, 2019

Prosecutor: Prince George's Officer Punched Man in Handcuffs

Prosecutor: Prince George's Officer Punched Man in Handcuffs

A Prince George's County police officer faces criminal charges for allegedly punching a man in the face as he was restrained in handcuffs and a seat belt last fall.

Dec 22, 2018

8 Prince George's Officers Reinstated After Party Shooting

8 Prince George's Officers Reinstated After Party Shooting

Eight of 11 Prince George's County police officers suspended after an accidental shooting at a holiday party have returned to duty.

Oct 26, 2018

Prince George's Officer Indicted in Rape After Traffic Stop

Prince George's Officer Indicted in Rape After Traffic Stop

A Prince George's County police officer has been indicted on charges that he raped a woman after pulling her over earlier this month.

Oct 18, 2018

Woman Says Md. Officer Left His ID in Her Car After Attack

Woman Says Md. Officer Left His ID in Her Car After Attack

A woman who told police that a Maryland officer pulled her over and sexually assaulted her told others that the officer left his driver's license in her car after the attack, according to a representative of...

Oct 17, 2018

Woman Says Officer Raped Her After Seeing Immigration Status

Woman Says Officer Raped Her After Seeing Immigration Status

A woman who told police that a Maryland officer pulled her over and raped her believes the officer attacked her after learning that she lives in the United States illegally, according to a representative of...

Oct 17, 2018

Prince George's Officer Arrested in Traffic Stop Rape

Prince George's Officer Arrested in Traffic Stop Rape

A Prince George's County police officer has been arrested on rape charges after a woman living in the United States illegally told police he pulled her over and attacked her.

Sep 28, 2018

MD Police Discouraged From Completing Bias Class: Officers

MD Police Discouraged From Completing Bias Class: Officers

The police department broke new ground with a training program that aims to make officers aware of their unconscious biases. But one officer told News4 that officers were discouraged from completing the...

Aug 28, 2018

Md. Officer Referred to 'Black Bad Guy' in Kids' K-9 Lesson

Md. Officer Referred to 'Black Bad Guy' in Kids' K-9 Lesson

The chief of the Prince George's County Police Department apologized to residents on Monday after he says an officer misspoke and made "an unfortunate remark" on video.

May 14, 2018

Police Kill Man Suspected of Md. Fast Food Burglaries

Police Kill Man Suspected of Md. Fast Food Burglaries

A Prince George’s County police officer shot and killed a man on Monday after police say he burglarized a Checkers restaurant and refused orders to drop a gun.

Covering Prince George's County
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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