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Charges Filed Against Md. Man Shot By Police

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says it has obtained a warrant charging a Myersville man who was critically wounded by police after he pointed a loaded handgun at them.

06/15/2012

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Bank Robber Says Sheriff, Others Beat Him

A Harpers Ferry man doing time for bank robbery is suing Jefferson County Sheriff Bobby Shirley and 14 unidentified law enforcement officers he says beat him severely after a failed heist and vehicle chase in 2010.

05/30/2012

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New Trial Sought In Md. Taser Death Case

A Frederick man’s parents are seeking a new trial on their civil claim that a Frederick County sheriff’s deputy wrongfully caused his death by shocking him twice with a Taser.

02/24/2012

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Judge Dismisses Md. Suit Alleging Race Bias

A federal judge has dismissed a Salvadoran woman’s suit alleging two Frederick County sheriff’s deputies discriminated against her during a 2008 encounter that led to her arrest on an immigration warrant.

02/07/2012

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Anne Arundel Sheriff: Link Tax Refunds To Warrants

Anne Arundel County residents who have outstanding arrest warrants would see their state tax refunds withheld if the county’s sheriff gets his wish.

01/31/2012

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Prosecutor Seeks Appeal For Conviction Reversal

A Maryland prosecutor wants to appeal a judge’s reversal of the 1980 murder conviction of a West Virginia man in the slaying of a sheriff’s deputy.

12/20/2011

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Allegany Co. Sheriff Seeks To Tackle Panhandling

Sheriff Craig Robertson hopes an amendment to state law will help police tackle the panhandling problem in the area. Robertson is asking Allegany County commissioners to get behind a request to the local delegation to take action.

12/14/2011

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Queen Anne Co.’s Sheriff Creating Art For Charity

Queen Anne’s County Sheriff Gary Hofmann isn’t exactly an artist. He’s more interested in repairing vintage arcade games and watching his son play football than visiting an art gallery or taking a pottery class.

11/30/2011

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Prince George’s Deputy Arrested In Ocean City

Ocean City police have charged an off-duty Prince George’s County sheriff’s deputy with assault after an altercation during which she allegedly pointed a handgun at a woman’s head.

08/16/2011

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Helicopter Crashes In Md.; 1 Person Hurt

The Harford County Sheriff’s Office says a helicopter has crashed in Darlington.

07/29/2011

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Man Charged With Kicking Out Police Car Window

Carroll County sheriff’s deputies have charged a man with malicious destruction of property and numerous other offenses after they say he kicked out the window of a police car he’d been put in.

07/07/2011

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Carroll Co. Sheriff Assumes More Law Enforcement

The Sheriff’s Office is replacing Maryland State Police as the primary law enforcement agency in Carroll County.

06/30/2011

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