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Woman Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

A woman was found in a Maryland park pushing her dead toddler in a swing, and authorities say she may have been there all night.

05/22/2015

In the most comprehensive database of US police killings to date, The Guardian found that deaths by American police dramatically outnumber anywhere else in the world. (FILE PHOTO. Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Md. Police Shoot Armed Man After Responding to Domestic Call

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy shot an armed suspect after responding to a call about a domestic situation.

02/25/2015

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Police Investigate Murder-Suicide in Charles County

Police are investigating a murder-suicide in Hughesville.

07/16/2014

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Suicide Threat Over in Waldorf; Children Free to Leave School

A barricade situation in Charles County puts four schools on partial lockdown.

11/05/2012

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Reward Upped to $20K To Identify Waldorf Murder Suspect

Still with no suspect identified in the shooting death of Teresa Bass of Waldorf, the reward being offered for information leading to an arrest has been raised to $20,000.

11/02/2012

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Man Wanted By Police For Robbery Of Waldorf Gas Station, $1,000 Reward For Information

Charles County Sheriff’s Office released photos of a man wanted in an armed robbery at a gas station earlier this week. View photos of the suspect…

04/26/2012

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Person Shot And Killed In Charles County

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says an unidentified person has been shot and killed on a street in La Plata.

04/19/2012