File photo of a Frederick County Sheriff's Office vehicle. (Credit: Frederick County Sheriff's Office)

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.


File photo of a jail. (credit: BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)

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.


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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.