Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Police: Neighbor arrested in slaying of Landover Hills woman

Authorities say a man has been arrested in connection with the slaying of his neighbor in Landover Hills, Md. Prince George's County police said 61-year-old...

Md. Racing Commission Approves Racetrack Sale in Fort Washington

The Maryland Racing Commission has approved the Stronach Group's purchase of Rosecroft Raceway in Prince George's County. The Baltimore Sun reports that the commission voted...

Six Flags Closes After Receiving Bomb Threat

Authorities say Six Flags America in Prince George's County is closed after the park received a bomb threat. County Fire Department spokesman Mark Brady tweeted...

Prince George’s County Public Schools Nurses Recruitment Fair

The Prince George's County Public Schools is scheduled to hold a Nurses Recruitment Fair July 14 at the Green Valley Administrative Offices, 2215 Chadwick...

Prince George’s County, Md. School Aide Indicted on 270 Counts of Sex Abuse

A former Prince George’s County, Md. teacher’s aide who allegedly enticed young children to perform sex acts with him and on each other...

Local Bishop Candidate – Rev. Dr. Harry L. Seawright

The Rev. Harry L. Seawright, a Prince George's County minister, is seeking to become a bishop in the AME Church at its 50th Quadrennial Session. The...

Suspect Caught and Arrested in District Heights Triple Homicide

The Prince Georges County Homicide Unit arrested a suspect in connection with a recently reported triple homicide in District Heights, Maryland. Lawrence Sylvester Rogers, Jr.,...

Community College Opens New Financial Empowerment Center

Prince George's Community College (PGCC) announced another milestone in cementing the relationship between its education and financial progress endeavors on June 23.  In a...

Baker’s Neighborhood Initiative Draws Cautious Praise

An effort by Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker III to fight crime and improve living conditions in certain areas of the county has...

5 Shot in District Heights, Suspects Still At-Large

Maryland authorities say three people have been killed and two others wounded in a shooting in an eastern suburb of Washington D.C. The police...

7th Annual 2016 Lake Arbor Jazz Festival

Don't miss another year of Prince's Georges County's best kept secret. The 7th Annual Lake Arbor Jazz Festival will be held at the Prince...

Police Identify 3 People Fatally Shot in Prince George’s County District Heights Home

DISTRICT HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — Police have identified two women and one man who were fatally shot at a home in a Washington suburb. Prince...