April 5, 2018 | Staff Writer

Takoma Park Man Sentenced for Selling Fentanyl-Laced Heroin

A 42-year-old Takoma Park man received a 14½-year prison sentence Thursday for heroin and firearms possession charges in U.S. District Court, the Justice Department said Thursday. U.S. District Judge George J. Hazel also sentenced Stanley Eugene Green Jr. to supervised release after his imprisonment, according to the Justice Department statement. Green pleaded guilty to the […]

Read more

February 22, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Two Germantown Men Face Burglary, Other Charges

Two Germantown men face burglary and other charges, a Montgomery County police statement said. Ke-Onta I. Goldsberry, 18, of the 13200 block of Country Ridge Drive in Germantown, was charged with burglary and firearm offenses after he tried to sell stolen property online, police said. Christopher Goldsberry, 23, of the same Country Ridge Drive address […]

Read more

February 2, 2018 | Staff Writer

Takoma Park Man Pleads Guilty to Drug, Firearms Charges

A 42-year-old Takoma Park man pleaded guilty to heroin and firearms charges in U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney’s Office. U.S. District Judge George J. Hazel has scheduled the sentencing for April 5. According to the plea agreement, Stanley Eugene Green Jr. and others sold and possessed heroin […]

Read more

June 16, 2014 | Staff Writer

photo of Montgomery County Police Car

Briggs Chaney Road Drug Investigation (PHOTOS)

The Montgomery County Police Department’s drug investigative unit has charged Robert Crocker, age 41, and Sandra Crocker, age 38, of the 1600 block of Briggs Chaney Road, with drug trafficking and firearm offenses. During a search warrant executed at the home where the Crockers reside, police said detectives seized approximately 27 pounds of marijuana and […]

Read more

October 19, 2013 | Staff Writer

Police Investigation Leads to Arrests (Photos)

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police – Firearms Investigations Unit (FIU) have arrested six suspects from Gaithersburg and Germantown on firearms and drug-related charges. According to police, in July 2013, FIU detectives received information from the 1st District Investigative Section regarding photos of firearms and drugs posted on an individual’s social media pages.  Based on […]

Read more

April 30, 2013 | Evans

Gun Crazy

We’ve all been called crazy, done crazy things or had them done to us. Some of us have even felt crazy. Consider this: Given how we use it, does the word “crazy” accurately describe the off-your-meds, maybe undiagnosed, separated-from-reality, violent and destructive mindset of someone who uses a gun to kill children? Or teens? Or […]

Read more

Engage us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter