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Sheriff: Deputies Shoot, Kill Man Who Rammed Vehicle

Prince George’s County sheriff’s deputies shot and killed a man Sunday night after he rammed a deputy’s vehicle, the sheriff’s office announced Monday.

05/11/2015

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Judge: Lawsuit By Deaf Inmate Can Go Forward Against Sheriff

A deaf man can go forward with his lawsuit against Arlington County Sheriff Beth Arthur after a federal judge said the allegations, if true, would amount to a serious violation of his constitutional rights.

05/04/2015

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Charles County to Swear in 1st Black Sheriff

Charles County is set to swear in its first African-American sheriff in the sheriff’s office’s 356-year history.

12/02/2014

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Pr. George’s Deputy Sheriff, Jail Guard Charged

A Prince George’s County deputy sheriff and a county corrections officer have been indicted on charges stemming from the assault of a jail inmate.

10/10/2013

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Sheriff: Woman Texting When Car Went Into Lake

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says a woman told authorities she was texting behind the wheel when her car left the road and landed in a Waldorf lake.

09/11/2013