Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

2 Dead, 4 Injured in Maryland Shooting

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — Two people were killed and four people were injured during an early morning shooting in suburban Washington. Prince George's County...

DC Black Police Officer Says Md. Officers Treated Him Roughly

TEMPLE HILLS, Md. (AP) — An off-duty police officer says he was treated roughly without justification by officers who were looking for a gunman...

High School Teacher Forces Students to Pledge

About two weeks ago, roughly half-a-dozen students from Bowie High School opted not to stand during the Pledge of Allegiance, following in the footsteps...

Homeless Man Charged in Fatal Oxon Hill Shooting

Prince George's County Police arrested a homeless man in a January shooting death of another homeless man. The department said in a news release that...

Man Shot in Mall Garage, Suspect Still At Large

A shooting was reported in Temple Hills, Md. on Oct. 25. According to the Prince George’s County Police Department, an unidentified man was shot multiple...

Officials Frustrated Over FBI Headquarters Site Delay

Maryland officials expressed frustration Oct. 25 over the federal government's decision to delay picking a site for the FBI's consolidated headquarters until March. The General...

Alphas Address Domestic Violence, Responsibility and Health

Domestic violence, male health issues, professional attire, and making the right choices were a few of the concerns addressed during a recent fraternity conference...

Firefighters Discover Carbon Monoxide Leak

A Subway shop in a Lanham, Md. shopping center was reported as having dangerously high levels of carbon monoxide, according to the Prince George’s...

Gentrification Concerns Surround Metro Development Plan

The residents of Capitol Heights are generally in favor of the proposed changes and economic development plan for the Metro Station that bears its...

Double Shooting in Largo, Md.

A woman and a man were shot during the early morning hours on Oct. 19 near Prince George’s Community College. According to the police, they...

Prince George’s County NAACP Demands Removal of Schools CEO Maxwell

The Prince George’s County, Md. chapter of the NAACP called for the removal of Prince George’s County Public Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell on Oct....

Teacher Charged with Sexual Solicitation of Student

Prince George's County police have charged a county high school teacher with sexual solicitation of a 16-year-old student. Police announced Oct. 11 that a relative of the student called police...