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Three Dead, Two Injured When Plane and Helicopter Collide in Frederick

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UPDATED, Oct. 24, 11:00 a.m. – Police have released the names of the three people who died when their helicopter collided with a Cirrus SR 22 airplane near the Frederick Municipal Airport Thursday afternoon. The three  victims are: Christopher D. Parsons, 29, of Westminster; William Jenkins, 47, of Morrison, Colo., and Breandan J. MacFawn, 35, of Cumberland. […]

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Police Need Your Help to Find Missing Bethesda Woman (PHOTO)

Montgomery County Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Bethesda woman. Police are concerned for the emotional and physical welfare of Kathleen Harrington, age 56, who was last seen in Rockville on October 8th. Kathleen is described by police as a white female, 5’ 7” tall, and weighs approximately 190 pounds. […]

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Police Need Your Help to Find a Missing Rockville Woman (PHOTO)

Montgomery County Police are asking for your help to find a missing Rockville woman. Police are concerned for the emotional and physical welfare of Tonya Simms, age 45, of the 14200 block of Chadwick Lane in Rockville. According to police, she was last seen on Oct. 20 at approximately 1:30 p.m. when she left her […]

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Court Date Set in Hoggle Case

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A new court date has been set in the case of two missing Montgomery County children, even as their mother, charged in their disappearance,  insists the children are still alive. The Montgomery County District Court is scheduled to hold a hearing Nov. 6 on a request made by Catherine Hoggle’s attorney that the charges against […]

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Fire Destroys Kensington Playground (PHOTOS)

Someone set fire to a playground in Kensington Monday night and fire officials are searching for the person responsible. Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Spokesman Pete Piringer tweeted Monday night about 11 p.m. that a playground in the 3500 block of Plyers Mills Road in Kensington was on fire. Tuesday, he said via Twitter that […]

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Car vs. Townhouse (PHOTOS)

UPDATED Montgomery County fire rescue crews are on the scene of a car vs. a townhouse on Ridgeline Drive near Clubhouse Road in Montgomery Village. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer reported on his Twitter account that there are several injuries. He said two people in the car were injured in the crash. A person […]

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School Resource Officers Update (VIDEO)

The County’s FY 2015 budget included funding for ten new school resource officers. The increase means that all 25 county high schools now have SROs on staff. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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Distracted Drivers Targeted at Gas Stations (VIDEO)

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Montgomery County Police have been investigating a series of 14 auto property thefts that have happened at area gas stations over the past two months. Police are urging drivers to lock their cars, even when they are pumping gas Related:

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State Trooper Struck by Vehicle Overnight in Montgomery County

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A Maryland state trooper conducting a traffic stop early this morning in Montgomery County was struck by a passing driver, making him the third trooper in less than a month hit on the side of the road while working in the Washington Metro area. Maryland State Police have identified the trooper as Marcus Holland, who […]

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Police Urge Drivers and Pedestrians to Use Caution (VIDEO)

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Daylight Saving Time ends on Nov. 2 and that means fewer hours of daylight in the evenings. Montgomery County Police Captain Tom Didone talks about the impact on pedestrian safety at this time of the year. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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