Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Suspect sought after DNA links man to 1999 rape of teen girl

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — Police are searching for a 44-year-old man after a DNA test linked him to the 1999 rape of a...

D.C. Churches Find Promised Land in Md.

For Sandy Tate, worshipping at Rock Creek Baptist Church meant making a 45-minute trek from Upper Marlboro, Md. into the District and then trolling...

Police Investigating 2 Homicides

Prince George's County Police are investigating two unrelated homicides. The department said in a news release that the first slaying occurred late Dec. 30, 2016...

Lawsuit: Prince George’s County, Maryland Hotel Discriminated Against Black Guests

CAMP SPRINGS, Md. (AP) — Two guests are suing a hotel in suburban Washington for racial discrimination, saying hotel workers demanded that Black guests...

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...