Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Prince George’s County, Md. Primary Election Generates a Low Turnout

The gubernatorial primary election in Prince George’s County, Md. on June 24 drew a low number of voters, attributed to its scheduling alongside summer...

Confrontation Results in Police Shooting Knife Carrying Bladensburg, Md. Man

Prince George’s County, Md. police are investigating a police-involved shooting that occurred June 22. The suspect in the incident was identified as 22-year-old Ivanilov Tembi...

Gwynn Park High School Alum Completes Basic Training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Matthew C. Simmons graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included...

MD Primary Delivers Wins, Losses and Surprises

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown prevailed in the 2014 Democratic primary race for the governor's seat, defeating principal rivals Attorney General Doug Gansler and Delegate...

Prince George’s County Celebrates World Elder Awareness Day

The Prince George’s County Department of Family Services, along with the office of State’s Attorney Angela Alsobrooks, recognized World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)...

Bowie State University to Host CPU Camp

Bowie State University’s Department of Computer Science will host an annual computer programming summer camp for young African-American boys ages 12-17 years old. Topics include: Introduction...

Prince George’s County Celebrates Diversity with the International Festival

In celebration of diversity, Festival Productions will bring the first International Festival to Prince George’s County, Md.  in July. The festival will be held...

High Point High Teacher Awaits Arraignment For Sex Abuse of a Minor

High Point High School special education teacher and former football coach Andre Brown, 32, was arrested May 22 charged with sexual assault of a...

Select Balto. Leaders Line Up Behind Braveboy

There is a palpable buzz in Baltimore City regarding the candidacy of Delegate Aisha Braveboy for the position of Maryland Attorney General. In conversations...

Prince George’s County Deltas to Host ‘Diamonds and Denim’

The Prince George’s County Delta Alumnae Foundation will host Diamonds and Denim, an old school hand dance/line dance/ card party on June 27 from 7:30...

Prince George’s County, Md. Police Officer Arrested for Road Rage Incident

A Prince George’s County, Md. police officer has been arrested for first-degree assault and other charges after he accosted a fellow driver. According to Prince...

ATM Thefts Rising Up In Prince George’s County

Since June 2013, there have been 71-attempted automated teller machine (ATM) thefts. Prince George's County police announced a $10,000 cash reward for information leading...