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Howard Co. Police Using Social Media in Hopes of Solving Cold Cases

Police in Howard County are hoping the far reach of social media will help them solve cold cases that have gone unsolved for years, and sometimes decades.

12/17/2014

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Man Convicted of Killing Woman in 1997 in D.C.

A man has been convicted of killing a woman after DNA evidence linked him to the 1997 homicide.

12/15/2014

30-year-old Ryan Franklin Evans, found shot to death in 2013. (Photo by Baltimore County Police Dept.)

Baltimore County Police Seek Information in 2013 Fatal Shooting

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 30-year-old man.

11/26/2014

Police charged Jesse Matthew Jr. (left) with abduction in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. (Photos from Charlottesville Police)

Police Look at Cold Cases After Arrest in Virginia

Authorities are taking a fresh look at unsolved rape, murder and missing persons cases after a man was charged in the abduction of a University of Virginia student who vanished about three weeks ago.

10/02/2014

Sisters Sheila (left) and	Katherine Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. (Photo credit: FBI.gov)

Search for Md. Sisters Missing Since 1975 Resumes

Investigators from two states were searching an area near Lynchburg, Virginia, for the remains of two young sisters from Maryland who were abducted in 1975, police said late Tuesday.

09/17/2014

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Man Pleads Guilty in 1992 D.C. Homicide

Prosecutors say s man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the 1992 shooting death of a man in Washington’s East Potomac Park.

09/16/2014

Maryland woman Stephanie Watson was murdered in 1982. (Photo Credit: Prince George's Co. Police)

Man Indicted in 1982 Maryland Murder

Prince George’s County prosecutors say a man has been indicted in a 1982 murder and that a DNA match was key to the case.

09/09/2014

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Baltimore County Solves 2 Cold Cases From ’90s

Baltimore County police say they’ve solved the unrelated slayings of two women in the 1990s by using DNA evidence.

07/18/2014

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Man Charged With Hiring Someone to Kill His Girlfriend in Md. Cold Case

A Colorado man charged with strangling a 24-year-old Dundalk woman in her home in 2000 was hired to kill her by her boyfriend, who wanted to collect life insurance money, Baltimore County Police said Friday.

03/21/2014

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Man Arrested for 1999 Homicide in D.C.

D.C. police have charged a man with first-degree murder in the 1999 shooting death of a teenager in southeast.

01/15/2014

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