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Maryland State Trooper Injured in Hit-and-Run

A Maryland state trooper was hurt in a hit-and-run in Prince George’s County.


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Police Make 1,400 Stops In ‘Move Over’ Crackdown

Maryland State Police made more than 1,400 traffic stops in one day during a crackdown on drivers who fail to move over or slow down for emergency vehicles.


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Maryland Police Remind Public: Move Over

Maryland passed the “move over” law, which allows police to impose fines on drivers who don’t move out of the lane adjacent to the breakdown lane when an emergency vehicle is parked on the side of the road, in 2010.


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Maryland Police Remind Drivers To Move Over

Police officials are urging motorists to be mindful of a law that requires they move over when police officers and emergency crews are working along roadways after multiple injuries in the new year.