Prince George's County News

College Park moves speed camera after WTOP investigation

Two weeks after a WTOP TicketBuster investigation uncovered questions about the fairness of a speed camera at 3300 Metzerott Road, the City of College Park has moved the camera east to clear up any confusion.

Friday - 08/30/2013, 05:36am EDT

U. of Md. student injured in a fight near campus

Police are investigating after a University of Maryland student was injured in a fight near campus.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 05:16pm EDT

Silver Alert issued for Prince George's County man

A Silver Alert has been issued for a 70-year-old man last seen in Landover, Md. in Prince George's County.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 03:58am EDT

Leader of cocaine ring gets 14-year prison term

A Hollywood man police say who led a cocaine distribution ring in St. Mary's County has been sentenced to more than 14 years in prison.

Wednesday - 08/28/2013, 06:44am EDT

Keeping the cold away during the school year

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says colds are the main reason why children miss school. In fact, 22 million school days are lost each year because of the common cold.

Monday - 08/26/2013, 04:49am EDT

1 dead after 4-car crash in Oxon Hill

Police in Prince George's County are investigating a four-car crash in Oxon Hill in which one man died.

Sunday - 08/25/2013, 02:06am EDT

LED lights coming soon to a Maryland street near you

You probably don't think too much about them as you drive past everyday but Montgomery and Prince George's County pay millions in electric bills each year for traffic lights.

Saturday - 08/24/2013, 07:43pm EDT

Maryland man dead after shooting in DC

Police: Maryland man dead after shooting in northeast Washington

Saturday - 08/24/2013, 05:29pm EDT

2 injured in shooting in Brandywine

Police in Prince George's County are investigating a shooting in which two young women were injured outside a party at a volunteer firehouse.

Saturday - 08/24/2013, 04:37pm EDT

Small plane crashes in Bowie cornfield

A small plane crashed this morning at the Freeway Airport on Church Road in Bowie.

Saturday - 08/24/2013, 10:11am EDT

X-ray screening flags gun in bag at Md. courthouse

Prince George's Co. sheriff: Courthouse X-ray screening flags gun in tote bag

Friday - 08/23/2013, 12:10pm EDT

Woman killed in hit-and-run in Prince George's County

A hit and run in Prince George's County left a woman dead Thursday evening.

Friday - 08/23/2013, 02:25am EDT

Lawmaker says campaign misidentified $50K loan

Del. Vallario says his campaign misidentified source of a $50K loan

Thursday - 08/22/2013, 11:50am EDT

Committee recommends new hospital site in Largo

Committee, Prince George's Co. exec. recommend building new hospital in Largo

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 09:47am EDT

Police investigate robbery of College Park bar

Prince George's County police investigate armed robbery of College Park bar

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 12:46am EDT

How to get rid of evergreen-eating bagworms

Evergreens throughout the region are being confronted with a new kind of enemy: the bagworm.

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 07:17am EDT

Prince George's kids go back to secure schools

Panic buttons and closed-circuit cameras soon will be part of security at every Prince George's County, Md., school.

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 04:15am EDT

StubHub gets FedEx Field naming rights

Online ticket seller StubHub joins FedEx as a naming rights partner at FedEx Field, with the premium club level at the stadium now called the StubHub Club Level.

Monday - 08/19/2013, 05:13pm EDT

Equity firm plans Prince George's County power plant

Dallas-based Panda Power Funds plans an 859-megawatt natural gas power plant in Prince George's County, and says it will create as many as 800 construction jobs.

Monday - 08/19/2013, 11:06am EDT

More school security measures in place in PGCPS

WTOP's Kristi King reports.

Monday - 08/19/2013, 10:05am EDT


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