John McKenna

Prince George's County Police Car

Pr. George’s Agrees to $3.6M Settlement in Assault Case

Prince George’s County has agreed to pay about $3.6 million to 10 people who were either falsely arrested or injured by police during a post-game celebration at the University of Maryland.


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One Cop Found Guilty, Another Cleared in Beating of Md. Student

John McKenna, the UMD student who was assaulted, said he is “definitely glad that some justice has been done… it’s been a long two years for me and my family.”


P.G. County Court (credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Defense Rests at Trial of Cops Accused of Beating Md. Student

The defense has rested and closing arguments are expected Friday in the trial of two Prince George’s County police officers accused of beating a University of Maryland student during a frenzied celebration of the basketball team’s victory over Duke in 2010.


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Video: Cops Accused of Beating Maryland Student Set for Trial

Two police officers accused of assaulting a University of Maryland student during a rowdy campus celebration two years ago are set to go on trial.