montgomery county police officers

April 2, 2017 | Staff Writer

Burglary Suspect Shot in Germantown, Investigation Continues

Montgomery County police officers say a homeowner shot a 19-year-old burglary suspect at a Germantown home early Saturday morning. According to police, the suspect is hospitalized in serious condition at a local hospital. The burglary was reported at 2:11 a.m. in the 11700 block of Tall Pines Drive on April 1, police said in a […]

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February 28, 2017 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Locate Missing Gaithersburg Woman (PHOTO)

UPDATED 2.28.17 Montgomery County police have located Angelica Ivania Barahona-Rivas, safe and unharmed. Update: Angelica Ivania Barahona-Rivas located this morning in Montgomery Village, safe & unharmed. TY for sharing! https://t.co/9NWzQ7CdZB pic.twitter.com/Bad5IUDxI3 — Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) February 28, 2017 Montgomery County police officers are asking for your help to find a missing Gaithersburg woman. According […]

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December 2, 2016 | Sonya Burke

MCPD’s Alcohol Holiday Task Force Targets Drunk Drivers (VIDEO)

UPDATED The Montgomery County Police Department’s Alcohol Holiday Task Force is working to keep impaired drivers off the roads this holiday season. “We have 20 extra officers out,” said Captain Tom Didone. “We’ll be doing structured enforcement, working to keep the drunk drivers off the roads. The extra strength we have is the passage of […]

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November 15, 2016 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Police Officers Investigate Hate-Based Vandalism at Church (VIDEO)

Montgomery County police officers are investigating a hate-based vandalism to the Episcopal Church of Our Savior, which is located at 1700 Powder Mill Road in Hillandale. The vandalism was discovered before 8 a.m. on Sunday morning. According to police, a priest from the church discovered that the words “Trump Nation whites only,” were written on […]

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October 10, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Police Investigate Double Shooting in Germantown

Montgomery County police officers are investigating a double shooting that occurred on Sunday morning in Germantown as a domestic-related case. It happened in the 19500 block of Frederick Road shortly before 8 a.m. on Oct. 9. Police said dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call from a woman stating she had been shot by her husband. Police […]

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September 26, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Fatal Collision in Wheaton

Montgomery County police officers are investigating a fatal collision that occurred last night in Wheaton. It happened before 6:30 p.m. in the area of Randolph Road and Denley Road on Sept. 25. Police said the preliminary investigation indicates that a 2011 Hyundai Sonata was traveling southbound on Denley Road at Randolph Road and a 2002 […]

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September 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Release Surveillance Video of Theft Suspects in Wheaton

Montgomery County police need your help to identify two theft suspects who police officers say took several pairs of sunglasses from a Sunglass Hut at Macy’s inside the Westfield Wheaton Mall on July 15. Police have released surveillance video, see below, from the investigation in hopes someone will recognize the suspects: According to a police […]

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September 6, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Montgomery County Police Officers Arrest Dozens for DUI Over Holiday Weekend

Montgomery County police officers arrested dozens of motorists for driving under the influence (DUI) in Montgomery County over the Labor Day holiday weekend. Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD) spokesperson Paul Starks said officers arrested 49 people between Friday night and noon on Labor Day. “Our cops worked overtime this holiday weekend to keep our roads […]

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August 25, 2016 | Staff Writer

Investigators Identify Sixth Victim of Silver Spring Explosion and Fire

Montgomery County police detectives, with the help of ATF and the Office of the Medical Examiner (OCME), have identified a sixth victim, 34-year-old Aseged Mekonen, who died at the scene of an explosion and fire at a Silver Spring apartment building earlier this month. The remains of seven people were removed from the rubble after […]

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August 4, 2016 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Locate Missing Silver Spring Woman (PHOTO)

UPDATED Police have safely located Diane Rosen. Update: Diane Lynn Rosen has been located safe and unharmed. TY for sharinghttps://t.co/rRJeso3Rnw pic.twitter.com/e0RiZ8E0b6 — Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) August 4, 2016 ORIGINAL POST Montgomery County police officers are asking for your help to find a missing Silver Spring woman. According to police, 55-year-old Diane Lynn Rosen of […]

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