Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Community-Police Relations: A 2017 Priority

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — After Maryland's 2016 legislative session gave way to notable criminal justice reform, the ACLU of Maryland is looking to revive...

New MGM Resort Hits Capacity Minutes After Opening

MGM International’s new MGM National Harbor casino/resort in Oxon Hill, Md. was so busy this past weekend it asked potential visitors to consider coming...

Legislators Target Sex Trafficking

Sex trafficking in Prince George’s County has been dealt a  severe blow with new legislation introduced to fine property owners, landlords, and tenants whose...

Franklin’s DUI Leaves Constituents Stunned

(Updated 12/17/2016) One of Prince George’s County’s brightest political stars recently was involved in a car crash where alcohol is suspected of being a...

Church Celebrates Christ through Christmas Plays

Thousands are flocking to the D.C. area's mega churches for Broadway-style productions created in the name of Jesus. From the First Baptist Church of...

Realtors Association Buys New Home

The Prince George’s County Association of Realtors recently announced the purchase of a building, in Landover, Md., slated to become its permanent headquarters by...

Bowie Boy Makes Generous Hair Donation

Sept. 10, was a heroic day for 10-year-old Thomas Moore when he decided to chop off two-year’s worth of hair growth so that it...

Bowie State Winter Commencement

Carla Hayden, the 14th Library of Congress, is scheduled to address about 325 graduates and their families at the Bowie State University commencement on...

Prince George’s County Liquor Commission Chair Charged with DUI

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Prince George's County Police say the chairman of the liquor license commission has been arrested on a DUI charge. Police...

Body Cameras Inbound for Prince George’s County, Md. Cops

Beginning next month, Prince George’s County, Md. Police Department is expected to outfit 10 officers in each of the department’s seven districts with body...

NAACP Officers Plan Ahead for New Administration

On Nov. 18, members of the Prince George's County branch of the NAACP elected its 2016-2018 officers and executive committee. They are planning a...

Man Released from Hospital After Scuffle with Officers

Frederick, Md. police say a Prince George's County man has been released from the hospital after he became incoherent following a scuffle with officers. Lt....