Jury Acquits Hyattsville Man in Murder Case.

A jury in Prince George’s last week acquitted a Hyattsville man of second-degree murder in the stabbing last summer of a 23-year-old man in
Langley Park…

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Pr. George’s Settles Suits by 3 Detainees.

Prince George’s County has quietly settled lawsuits filed by three Arizona women who were charged with murder by county police last year and jailed for three weeks before officials determined that they were innocent…

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Worth Watching; A New Year Brings a New Cast To the Forefront of County Life.

County Executive Jack B. Johnson: His team is in place, he’s no longer publicly jousting with the police union (at least for the moment), and his financial supporters include donors who supported his opponents in 2002. All in all, not a bad start. But Johnson faces a number of complex challenges…

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2 Wrongly Jailed in Slaying Sue Pr. George’s, Police, Bank.

An Arizona woman and her daughter who spent three weeks in jail last year after being wrongly charged with murder have filed a civil suit seeking more than $30 million in damages…

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Man Acquitted of Attempted Killing of Police Officer.

A Prince George’s jury last week acquitted a Southeast Washington man of attempting to drag a former Cottage City police officer to death during an encounter that began as a traffic stop…

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Putting the Screws to Police Brutatlity, Pr. George’s Lawyer Racks Up Wins.

In the past five years, (Terrell N.) Roberts has emerged as the most prominent civil attorney on behalf of alleged victims of Prince George’s County police misconduct…

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Jurors Award Man Hit Officer; Pr. George’s Case Prompted Lawsuit.

A Prince George’s County jury awarded $249,565 yesterday to a Forestville man who suffered a head injury when a county police officer struck him with a metal police baton…

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$3 Million Awarded in Police Dog Attack; Pr. George’s Officer Accused of Causing Injury After Two Burglars Surrendered.

A Prince George’s civil jury yesterday awarded more than $3 million to two admitted burglars who testified that a police canine officer released her dog on them after they had surrendered and been handcuffed…

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Jury Gives $90,000 to Man Held Officers; Pr. George’s Police Had No Warrant.

A federal court jury yesterday awarded $90,000 to a young man who was picked up by a team of undercover Prince George’s County police detectives, taken to another county and questioned for hours about the whereabouts of his girlfriend…

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Pr. George’s Man Freed In Police Abuse Case; Arrest Led to Charges Against Two Officers.

Prince George’s County prosecutors yesterday dropped most of the charges against a homeless man accused of breaking into a Chillum gas station, a case that led to indictments on police brutality charges against two county police officers who arrested him…

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