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String of Shootings in Md. Connected, Suspect in Custody

As many as five recent shootings, including two Tuesday — one near the National Security Agency headquarters in Fort Meade and another on the Intercounty Connector near I-95 in Laurel — may be connected, authorities say.


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Man Found Dead On Anacostia River Trail

Police say they found a man dead on a section of the Anacostia River Trail early Saturday morning.


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Man Dead After Trying to Cross Suitland Parkway

Park Police officers are investigating after a pedestrian was fatally struck while trying to cross Suitland Parkway.


U.S. Park Police Chief Teresa Chambers. (Photo by PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Park Police Chief Stepping Down

The chief of the United States Park Police said Thursday that she plans to retire next month after more than three decades in law enforcement.


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Protesters Ready, But All Quiet On Occupy Front So Far

U.S. Park Police began quietly enforcing a no-camping rule where Occupy protesters have been demonstrating. But despite heightened tensions, there were no arrests reported by the afternoon and no forced evictions.