3rd district

January 13, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Police Investigating Drive-By Shooting on Georgia Avenue

Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD) detectives are investigating a shooting that happened Jan. 13 on the 8200 block of Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring.  At about 3:05 a.m., several people called 911 and reporting hearing gunshots. Officers spoke to witnesses when they arrived to the area. MCPD says two people were verbally fighting on the […]

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May 6, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Attempted Sexual Assault in Briggs Chaney (PHOTO)

Montgomery County police officers are investigating an attempted sexual assault of a 16-year-old teen that occurred in the Briggs Chaney area on May 4th. Detectives are releasing a composite sketch of the suspect in hopes you can help identify him. Police said at approximately 3 p.m., on Wednesday, 3rd District officers responded to the 14000 […]

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April 25, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Police Department to Hold Prescription Drug Take Back Event on April 30 (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Police Department is scheduled to hold a Prescription Drug Take-Back event on April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at multiple locations across the County. This is an opportunity to to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft by allowing residents the chance to get rid of potentially dangerous expired, unused and […]

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June 16, 2014 | Sonya Burke

photo of Silver Spring Police Station Sign

Commander Jones on New Post at 3rd District Police Station (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia extra, Commander Marcus Jones of the 3rd District Police Station shares his policing philosophy:

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June 15, 2014 | Sonya Burke

photo of George Leventhal at Silver Spring Police Station Ribbon Cutting

George Leventhal at Opening of 3rd District Police Station (Video)

In this MyMCMedia extra, Montgomery County Council Vice President George Leventhal provides remarks and congratulations at the opening of the new 3rd District Police Station in the White Oak section of Silver Spring. “This is a wise move,” Leventhal said. Related:

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June 15, 2014 | Sonya Burke

photo of Marc Elrich at Silver Spring Police Station Ribbon Cutting

Councilmember Marc Elrich at Silver Spring Police Station Opening (Video)

In this MyMCMedia extra, Montgomery County Councilmember Marc Elrich expresses his thanks at the opening of the new 3rd District Police Station in the White Oak section of Silver Spring: Related:

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June 15, 2014 | Sonya Burke

photo of Tom Manger at Silver Spring Police Station Ribbon Cutting

Police Chief Tom Manger at Silver Spring Station Opening (Video)

In this MyMCMedia extra, Police Chief Tom Manger makes remarks at the opening of the new, state-of-the-art 3rd District Police Station in the White Oak section of Silver Spring. The 3rd District Station is the busiest police station in Montgomery County. “This is a great facility,” said Manger. Related:

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June 12, 2014 | Sonya Burke

photo of Phil Andrews at Silver Spring Police Station Ribbon Cutting

Andrews: “It’s Been 52 Years” (Video)

In this MyMCmedia extra, Montgomery County Councilmember Phil Andrews notes that the cramped 3rd District police station on Sligo Avenue needed to be replaced at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new facility on Milestone Drive. Take a look: Related:

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January 18, 2013 | Staff Writer

Safeway Robbery Suspect photo

Have You Seen This Man?

Detectives from the 3rd District are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect who physically assaulted and robbed an elderly female victim in the Briggs Chaney area on January 15. At approximately 9:40 p.m., the victim was exiting the Safeway grocery store located at 13814 Outlet Drive when the suspect approached her from […]

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