Montgomery County Police Department

August 20, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police Release Video in Attempted Robbery, Asking for Public’s Help

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department are seeking the public’s help in identifying two  suspects they believe are responsible for an attempted robbery at a Germantown grocery store. Officers responded to the report of an assault at the Shoppers Grocery Store, located at 18066 Mateny Road, Saturday evening. Investigators said two female suspects entered […]

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August 14, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police Asking for Public’s Help in Germantown Car Vandalism Incidents

Montgomery County police officers are seeking help from the public to identify the person responsible for vandalizing multiple vehicles in the Dairymaid Drive area in Germantown. According to police, nine cars were reportedly vandalized Sunday night or Monday morning by a pellet or BB gun. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call […]

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July 10, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Five Things to Know for July 10 in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know for Tuesday, July 10, in Montgomery County: 1. Council Session: It’s a busy day full of public hearings and appointment confirmations for the Montgomery County Council. See the full agenda by clicking here.  2. Bicycle Master Plan Public Hearing: There’s a public hearing tonight on the County’s Bicycle Master Plan with […]

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July 6, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Jeep Fire in Poolesville

Fireworks Blow Up Car; Charges Pending

Charges are pending for the person responsible for a vehicle fire caused by fireworks. Montgomery County Fire and Rescue crews and the Montgomery County police department responded to Hunting Quarter Road in Poolesville Thursday morning after a park official from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources found the damaged jeep. A preliminary investigation revealed that […]

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June 15, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police Asking for Public’s Help in Identifying Theft from Auto Suspect in Colesville

Montgomery County police detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect that they believe is responsible for two thefts from vehicles. Police said both incidents happened in close proximity to each other in the Colesville area. According to detectives, property was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on May 27 in the 300-block […]

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June 13, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Police Issue More Than 30,000 Citations for Passing School Buses Illegally

More than 32,500 citations have been issued to drivers passing school buses illegally during the 2017-2018 school year, according to data from the Montgomery County Police Department. These numbers represent the number of citations issued since school started in September up until the beginning of June, and according to Captain Tom Didone, that equates to […]

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May 29, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police Investigating Robbery in Germantown

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department are investigating a home invasion robbery that took place in Germantown Tuesday morning. Officers responded to the 13600 block of Demetrias Way where an adult victim said that she heard gunshots inside the home before she was confronted by two suspects who threatened her with a handgun and […]

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April 30, 2018 | Marian Merewitz

A Dialogue with Montgomery County Police: Dialagondo Con La Policia del Condado de Montgomery #49

On this episode of Dialagondo Con La Policia del Condado de Montgomery, host Blanca Kling is joined by Hispanic leader and frequent guest of the show, Betty Valdes. On the second half of the show Blanca introduces Lieutenant Ruben Rosario. Lt. Rosario is the first Hispanic officer promoted to lieutenant with Montgomery County Police. Blanca spoke to Lt. […]

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April 18, 2018 | Staff Writer

MCPS Students Awarded for Underage Drinking Prevention Message

More than 30 middle and high school students were recognized at the Montgomery County Public Safety Headquarters building early Wednesday for their efforts in teaching their peers about the consequences of underage drinking. Students entered a contest founded by the Keeping It Safe (KIS) Coalition earlier this year that required them to create a 30-second […]

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April 16, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Police Official: ‘Speeding a Common Complaint Against County Officers’

Speeding and courtesy are the two most common complaints called in by residents against Montgomery County police officers, according to Sgt. Pete Baker. Baker, who currently serves in Montgomery County Police Department’s internal affairs division, revealed this information to residents during a free seminar regarding the department’s compliment and complaint process. “It’s important for the […]

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