Frederick County

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Body Cameras Among Frederick Police Chief’s Priorities

The new police chief in Frederick says his priorities include reducing violent crime and investigating gang activity.


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Church Stabbing Suspect Didn’t Seem Violent Beforehand

The suspect in a fatal stabbing at a rural Maryland religious retreat behaved oddly but didn’t seem violent or seriously mentally ill in the days before the attack, a board member says.


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Christian Retreat Official ‘Heartbroken’ Over Stabbings

A board member of the rural Maryland religious retreat where a man was killed in a double stabbing on Sunday says operators are “heartbroken” over the incident.


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License for Souvenir Beer Sales at Civil War Museum Approved

The Frederick County liquor board has approved the selling of souvenir beer at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine.


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Man Killed, Wife Hurt in Maryland Church Stabbing

A Virginia man has been taken into custody after a stabbing at a Frederick County church that left one man dead and his wife injured.


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Md. County Hearing From Public on Disputed English-Only Law

The elected leaders of Frederick County are listening to what citizens have to say about a disputed ordinance requiring that county business be conducted in English.


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Md. Farmer Denies Abusing Livestock at Animal Cruelty Trial

A Maryland farmer charged with 24 counts of animal cruelty testified Wednesday that he treated his cattle, goats and sheep better than authorities did when they seized the livestock he allegedly neglected.


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Several Rescued from Water in Md. During Thunderstorms

Frederick fire and emergency crews made several water rescued as severe thunderstorms moved through the Maryland.


CLEARWATER, FL - JANUARY 16:  A headquarters for the Church of Scientology is seen January 16, 2013 in Clearwater, Florida.  A book, "Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood & the Prison of Belief" that is sent to be released January 17, has renewed interest in the religion that counts actors Tom Cruise and John Travolta as followers.  (Photo by Getty Images)

Frederick Co. Council Votes Against Scientology Rehab Facility

In a 6-1 vote, the Frederick County Council rejected a proposal by the Church of Scientology to open a drug rehab facility near the presidential retreat Camp David.



Police: Man Who Appeared Drunk Forced Son, 13, to Drive

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says a man who appeared to be drunk forced his 13-year-old son to drive his car.