Teen girl dies after 'train surfing' incident at Maryland metro station, police say
POLICE SAY A TEEN GIRL IS DEAD AFTER AN INCIDENT AT THE SILVER SPRING METRO STATION.
Several injured from multi-vehicle crash in Montgomery County
One adult and teenager were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Local Authorities Seek Public Help in Finding Missing Silver Spring Teen
Gaithersburg, MD- Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police - Special Victims Investigations Division (SVID) are asking for the public's assistance in locating Meybely Torres, a missing 15-year-old from Silver Spring. # # #Visit here for more details.
Large tree topples onto house in Montgomery Co., knocking out power to several other homes in neighborhood
Power was knocked out to part of one neighborhood in Montgomery County, Maryland, early Friday morning, after a large tree toppled over and crashed into a house, snapping power lines and causing significant damage. Two people were sleeping inside the home in the 2900 block of Collins Avenue in Wheaton...
Police Searching for Suspects Involved in Strong-Arm Robbery at Target
Montgomery County Police are investigating a strong-arm robbery that occurred last week at the Target in Wheaton Mall. Per the news release: Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 4th District Investigative Section are investigating a strong-arm robbery that occurred on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, at the Westfield Wheaton Shopping Center in 11100 block of Viers Milll Road in Wheaton.
Local MPD Units Recover 79 Firearms in One Week: Here's What You Need to Know
The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) in Washington D.C. is focused on removing illegal firearms from the city. They use intelligence-based policing to target armed offenders. Several MPD units are dedicated to this task. From February 19 to February 26, 2024, the MPD recovered 79 firearms. However, this number does not represent all guns recovered during this period.
Four people involved in three-car crash in Southeast DC
DC Fire and EMS said they were evaluating four people after a crash involving three cars and a building in Southeast.
Traffic: MD-355 Shut Down in Both Directions During Friday Rush Hour
Update: Northbound Frederick Road (MD-355) is closed from Clarksburg Road to Snowden Farm Parkway due to a traffic incident; southbound lanes on Frederick Road (MD-355) are open. A collision has closed both directions of Frederick Road (MD-355) in both directions at Snowden Farm Parkway in Clarksburg on Friday, March 1.
Washington Mar 01 Weekly Crime Report: 348 Incidents and 92 Crime Stories
Washington Mar 01 Weekly Crime Report: 348 Incidents and 92 Crime Stories. During the last week, Washington reported a total of 348 crime cases. The most prevalent crime was theft, with 202 reported incidents, constituting approximately 58% of the total crimes. This was followed by robbery, with 69 cases, making up nearly 20% of the total count. The data also shows a significant number of shootings and assaults, 27 and 19 respectively, indicating a concerning level of violence in the place. Arrests were made in 14 instances, while burglary, other crimes, vandalism, and trespassing were less frequent, with 7, 6, 3, and 1 cases respectively. This data sheds light on the crime dynamics in Washington, highlighting the urgency to address theft and robbery cases, while not neglecting the violent crimes that also pose a significant threat to the safety and well-being of the residents.
Car catches fire in Montgomery County high school parking lot
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (DC News Now) — Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) said crews were in a high school parking lot Friday after a car caught fire there. MCFRS spokesman Pete Piringer said in a post on the X platform that the fire was in the student parking lot of Colonel Zadok Magruder […]
Jan. 6 rioter who smoked marijuana in senator's office sentenced to 42 months in prison
A New York man was sentenced to 42 months Thursday for his role in the Jan. 6, 2021, riot that resulted in the breach of the Capitol Building in Washington D.C., according to the Justice Department.
Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center Celebrates 10 Years with $10 Fees for 10 Days
The Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center (MCASAC) at 7315 Muncaster Mill Road in Derwood is celebrating 10 years of service by reducing adoption fees to $10 for new pet owners now through March 10. Per the news release: “Adopting an animal from our shelter can provide families with...
Juvenile accused of making school bomb threats in Maryland, other states
According to Montgomery County Police, the juvenile caused a bomb scare at Wootton High School on November 27.
Where's Relisha Rudd? DC marks a decade since 8-year-old disappeared
It's been 10 years since the disappearance of Relisha Rudd, who went missing from a Washington, D.C., homeless shelter where she lived with her family. She was just 8 years old. D.C. police say Rudd’s case remains open, and the search continues. Rudd was missing for more than two...
Police Respond to Stabbing at Montgomery Village CVS
Montgomery County Police responded to the report of a stabbing on Friday, March 1, in Montgomery Village. According to police, “MCPD responded to the 91900 block of Montgomery Village Ave. at approximately 4:45 p.m., for the report of a stabbing. An adult female victim has been transported to an...
Local Resident Arrested for Series of Armed Carjackings in Northwest, DC
The Metropolitan Police Department's Carjacking Task Force has arrested a man, Gregory Giron, 20, from Northwest, DC. He is suspected of six carjacking offenses. Giron was arrested by the Baltimore County Police Department on February 28, 2024, following a US District Court warrant. He was extradited to Washington, DC, the next day.
Handgun Found in Student's Bag at Local Lyles-Crouch School, No Threat Posed
Today at approximately 11:41 a.m., the Alexandria Police Department was notified by school officials at Lyles-Crouch School that a handgun was discovered in a student's bookbag. APD officers responded to the school and took possession of the weapon. Everyone remained safe and secure. The child's parents were notified and were cooperative with police. At no time was there a threat. The investigation continues at this time.Visit here for more details.
Narcan used on passenger who dies after vehicle found stopped at green light near US Capitol
WASHINGTON - Authorities say Narcan was used on an unresponsive passenger who died after the vehicle they were in was found stopped at a green light near the U.S. Capitol. The death investigation happened around 2 a.m. Friday in the 400 block of South Capitol Street in the southwest. According...