April 19, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Drug Take-Back Day: Dispose of Drugs Safely April 27 at Police Stations Across the County

Montgomery County residents have a safe, free and anonymous opportunity to dispose of unused, unwanted or expired prescription drugs as part of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 27. Montgomery County law enforcement agencies are participating in the national event which is coordinated by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to deal with the […]

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May 27, 2018 | Staff Writer

Rolling Thunder Motorcyclists Pass Through Montgomery County May 27

Hundreds of Rolling Thunder motorcyclists rode down I-270 south Sunday morning as they traveled to the Pentagon escorted by Montgomery County police officers. Dozens of passerby stood on highway overpasses and cheered and waved American flags to honor the riders below. Hundreds of motorcycles headed to #RollingThunder on I-270 At Montrose Rd. #Rockville @mymcmedia #MemorialDayWeekend2018 […]

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September 13, 2017 | Staff Writer

Police Say Potomac Man Found Safe, Unharmed (PHOTO)

Update, 6:18 p.m.: Police say Robby Moutcheu Happy has been located safe and unharmed. Original post: Montgomery County police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Potomac man. According to police, Robby Happy, 22, of the 8800 block of Tuckerman Lane was last seen leaving a residence on Amber Tree Court in […]

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May 30, 2016 | Staff Writer

Rolling Thunder Motorcyclists Travel Down I-270 (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Montgomery County police officers escorted hundreds of Rolling Thunder motorcyclists down I-270 south on Sunday morning as they traveled to the Pentagon. During the ride, dozens of passersby stood on highway overpasses and waved their American flags in honor of the riders below them. Motorcyclists headed to #RollingThunder on I270South near Montrose Rd. #Rockvilke @mymcmedia […]

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May 17, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Theft at Germantown Wegmans Grocery Store (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County police detectives need your help to identify a suspect believed to be involved in a theft from the Wegmans store in Germantown. According to police, a wallet was stolen from a customer’s purse on April 24 at the Germantown Wegmans located at 20600 Seneca Meadows Parkway.  Later the victim’s credit card was used […]

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February 24, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Police Chief Tom Manger Testifies for Stronger DUI Laws (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Police Chief Tom Manger testified about strengthening DUI laws in Annapolis on Wednesday, including “Noah’s Law.” Following his testimony, Chief Manger along with the parents of Officer Noah Leotta, and other Maryland public safety officials held a news conference to discuss the importance of tougher DUI laws. “If this was just about one […]

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November 8, 2015 | Staff Writer

Three Suspects Arrested for Montgomery Village Homicide (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County Police detectives have arrested three suspects for the Nov. 2 homicide of 22-year-old Roberto Gutierrez Cruz. The suspects, Daniel Adonai Ramos of Montgomery Village, Juan Espinal Rapalo and a minor of Gaithersburg, have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder and the use of a firearm during the commission of a felony or crime […]

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September 1, 2015 | Aline Barros

Police Urge the Community to Put Safety First (VIDEO)

Students in Montgomery County walk to school, ride their bicycles, or take the school bus. Montgomery County Police are reminding drivers to be extra careful as students travel to and from school. More than 156,000 students headed back to class on Aug. 31. Police Chief Thomas Manger said approximately 160 crossing guards were deployed to help […]

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August 30, 2015 | Aline Barros

Police Remind Motorists to “Respect the Bus” (VIDEO)

Police are reminding drivers to “respect the bus.”  Over 1,950 violations were written in the first 18 months of the county’s automated school bus camera program.  Captain Tom Didone says the Montgomery County Police Department will have extra police officers on patrol this week for the start of the school year.  

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August 24, 2014 | Staff Writer

photo of Elementary Students begin school

Safety Tips for Back to School (Video)

With the new school year almost here, Lucille Baur of the Montgomery County Police Department provides some practical safety tips for both students and parents. Take a look. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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