Montgomery County Police

January 5, 2021 | Staff Writer

Body Found in Rockville Wooded Area, Police Investigating

Montgomery County Police are investigating after a body was found in a wooded area in Rockville on Monday afternoon. A person who was walking their dog saw the body near the 700 block of East Gude Drive shortly before 5:00 p.m., according to authorities. Police say this investigation is still ongoing, and no further information […]

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January 4, 2021 | Andrea Sarralde

Policía Investiga Tiroteo Relacionado con Disputa Doméstica en Clarksburg

Un hombre está bajo custodia policial y una mujer tiene heridas potencialmente mortales como resultado de un tiroteo en Clarksburg, el lunes por la mañana, según la policía del condado de Montgomery. Los detectives dicen que el tiroteo ocurrió en una casa ubicada en la cuadra 22800 de Frederick Road poco antes de las 3:00 […]

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January 4, 2021 | Staff Writer

Police Investigating Domestic-Related Shooting in Clarksburg

A man is in custody, and a woman has life-threatening injuries as a result of a domestic-related shooting in Clarksburg early Monday morning, according to Montgomery County Police. Detectives say the shooting occurred in a home located on the 22800 block of Frederick Road shortly before 3:00 a.m. Police said in a tweet that the […]

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December 22, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Pedestrian Died After He Was Struck by Vehicle in Wheaton, Police Say

Montgomery County Police (MCPD) said a pedestrian died Tuesday after he was struck by a vehicle in Wheaton. An adult male was struck on University Boulevard West at Georgia Avenue, MCPD tweeted Tuesday morning. Police said they received the call around 4 a.m., and close to 10 a.m. MCPD announced the man succumbed to his […]

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December 22, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Hombre de Montgomery Village es Acusado de Asesinato

Un hombre de Montgomery Village está acusado de disparar y matar a un hombre en Hagerstown, según la Oficina del Sheriff del Condado de Washington. Lauron Zacherie Hoyle, de 35 años, está acusado de homicidio en primer y segundo grado y otros 17 cargos, incluidos asalto y delitos con armas de fuego, según muestran los […]

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December 21, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Montgomery Village Man Charged With Killing Man in Hagerstown

A Montgomery Village man is charged with shooting and killing a man in Hagerstown, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. Lauron Zacherie Hoyle, 35, is charged with first-degree and second-degree murder and 17 other charges including assault and firearm offenses, online case records show. He is being held without bond. The sheriff’s office says […]

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December 18, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Police Officer Assaulted at Fallsgrove Chipotle, MCPD Says

A Montgomery County Police (MCPD) officer was assaulted at the Fallsgrove Chipotle in Rockville, MCPD said in a statement Friday. Police say a 26-year-veteran of the MCPD was on-duty, uniformed and waiting in line at the Fallsgrove Chipotle on Shady Grove Road Thursday evening. Suspect Nyziere London, 21, of Pennsylvania, walked inside the restaurant and […]

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December 17, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Cyclist Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Black Lives Matter Supporters on Capital Crescent Trail

Anthony Brennan, III, the Kensington man who was filmed in a physical confrontation with a group of young adults in June, pleaded guilty to three charges of second-degree assault on Wednesday. Brennan, 61,  will be sentenced Feb. 2, 2021, said Ramon Korionoff, spokesperson for the Montgomery County State’s Attorney’s Office. This summer, a video of […]

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December 11, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

County Prepares to Implement New Emergency Radio System After Serious Disruptions in 2019

In 2019, multiple emergency radio channels dropped over Mother’s Day weekend in Montgomery County, hindering public safety communication. Now, the county is preparing to switch over to a new system. The shift to a new emergency radio system will happen in three phases, beginning Jan. 4, 2021, said Gerry Adcock, Public Safety Radio Communication Systems […]

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December 11, 2020 | Nicolle Schorchit

NIH Children’s Inn Receives a Visit from Santa and His Police Escort

Accompanied by Montgomery County motor officers, Santa Claus brought a little more cheer to the Children’s Inn at the National Institute of Health on Wednesday. The visit was part of the Montgomery County Police Department’s annual Santa Ride. You may have spotted old St. Nick and a dozen officers riding their motorcycles south on Route […]

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