Prince George’s County

The family of a man who was killed by a police officer has reached a $20 million dollar settlement with Prince George's County. The settlement is among the largest settlements by someone killed by a police officer in U.S. History.

According to reports, 3 Prince George's County officers were shot after being  "ambushed" while responding to a home invasion call. The shooting happened at 1300 block of Capital View Terrace in Hyattsville on Sunday evening.

A Maryland woman was killed inside of a home and now Prince George’s County police are searching for possible suspects. She was pronounced dead Wednesday inside of the Landover Hills home. Police said the gunfire may have come from outside the home. Officers say the wounded woman was unresponsive when officers arrived. She hasn’t been identified. […]

Call it a crime of poultry passion. A person is dead after a Monday night stabbing inside of a Prince George’s County Popeyes. Local news outlets report the incident happened on the 6200 block of Livingston Road in Oxon Hill. Sources told Fox DC the assailant stabbed the victim during an altercation over a chicken […]

Four people were injured when a small plane went down on Route 50 in Bowie, Maryland. Reports suggest that the pilot was attempting to land but misjudged his landing. The plane hit at least one car on the eastbound lanes of Route 50. In all, the two people in the plane and two in the […]

Maryland’s Purple Line is another step closer to becoming reality. The first section of track was installed Thursday. The 16.2-mile light rail line will run between New Carrollton in Prince George’s County and Bethesda in Montgomery County in the suburbs of the nation’s capital. There are 21 stations planned for the Purple Line. It will […]

Angela Alsobrooks announced on Tuesday that Tiffany D. Green has been appointed the new Fire Chief of Prince George’s County Fire and EMS Department. Green has been acting as Chief Deputy for the department since November 2018. Green will replace Fire Chief Benjamin Barksdale who is retiring. Green will be the first black woman to […]

A Maryland man is heading to jail after a jury found him guilty of killing Washington, D.C. man during a cannabis sale. According to the office of the state’s attorney in Prince George’s County, 27-year-old Benson Thorne Jr. fatally shot 24-year-old Troy Foster in August 2017 when they met up for the sale. Authorities say Foster’s cellphone […]

Prince George’s County Circuit Court Judge will decided today if prosecutors can present evidence that a white man charged with fatally stabbing a black student on the University of Maryland’s campus belonged to a racist Facebook group called “Alt-Reich: Nation.” Defense attorneys have requested to exclude the evidence of the Facebook page from Sean Urbanski’s […]

A Prince George’s County couple was found dead in their hotel room in the Dominican Republic. Nathaniel Holmes, 63, and Cynthia Ann Day, 49 were found in their room at the Bahia Principe hotel at the resort Playa Nueva Romana on Thursday. The U.S. Embassy confirmed the couples passing to the family. The engaged couple […]