Secret Service Director Julia Pierson abruptly resigned Wednesday in the face of multiple revelations of security breaches, bumbling in her agency and rapidly eroding confidence that the president and his family were being kept safe.
Metro’s chief executive says he will step down from the transit agency next year.
The Michael Brown case has incited protest nationwide, including in Maryland.
The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office says the police chief of Fruitland was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol.
District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier said Friday that the department is working to implement an on-body camera system for officers to “establish a record of police conduct.”
Smithsonian Institution Secretary Wayne Clough will retire next year from leading the world’s largest museum and research complex, he announced Wednesday.
A big change for the Baltimore City Fire Department.
A new fire chief is appointed in Anne Arundel County. Michael Cox Jr. has been named acting chief of the county fire department.
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors announced Tuesday that Richard R. Bowers Jr., the Montgomery County fire chief since 2008, will take over in late April.
A former aide to Hillary Rodham Clinton is now working for Prince George’s County, where he has the task of modernizing the county’s information-technology network.
The Prince George’s County school board is beginning its search for a new superintendent as the school system contends with a void in leadership following Superintendent William Hite’s departure.
Lessons learned. After two gun incidents in Baltimore County schools, the district’s new superintendent takes drastic steps to make sure students are safe. One of them includes creating a new Office of Safety and Security.