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Harford County Sheriff Ends Aviation Program

Harford County’s sheriff is discontinuing the department’s aviation program, citing safety issues and the cost.

07/07/2015

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Md. Sheriff’s Office Buys Body Scanner After Free NM Trip

The vendor that sold a body scanner to the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office did so after paying for a trip to New Mexico for two agency employees.

04/05/2015

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Sheriff, Gun-Control Group Spar Over Comments

A gun-control group is petitioning for revocation of a county sheriff’s certification to teach other law-enforcement officers after his comments about gun rights.

10/08/2014

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Ethan Saylor’s Mom Endorses Sheriff’s Opponent

The mother of a man with Down syndrome who died in the custody of three off-duty deputies is joining a campaign to oust the Frederick County sheriff.

08/27/2014

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Sheriff Seeks Public’s Help In Identifying Remains

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying human remains found in in a tributary of Antietam Creek.

08/22/2014

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Frederick County Deputy Guilty Of DWI

A Frederick County Sheriff’s deputy is on probation after pleading guilty to an off-duty, drunken driving offense.

05/21/2014

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Frederick Deputy Acquitted Of Assault

A Frederick County sheriff’s deputy has been acquitted on a charge of assaulting a man outside a downtown Hagerstown bar.

04/23/2014

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Bank Robbery Suspect Wearing Wig & Sunglasses Wanted On Kent Island

The Queen Anne’s County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a bank robber.

04/11/2014

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Former Deputy Sheriff Sentenced For Having Sex With Inmate

A former deputy sheriff in Prince George’s County has been sentenced to one year in prison for having sex with an inmate.

02/14/2014

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Md. Sheriff: Woman Texting When Car Went Into Lake

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says a woman told authorities she was texting behind the wheel when her car left the road and landed in a Waldorf lake.

09/11/2013

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Wanted Man Caught After Post On Md. Sheriff’s Facebook

A man wanted in Maryland for probation violations has been locked up after criticizing the sheriff’s office on its Facebook page.

06/13/2013

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New Trial Ordered In 1979 Slaying Of Md. Deputy

A judge is ordering a new trial for a man convicted of murdering a Garrett County sheriff’s deputy in 1979.

06/06/2013

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