Police say four people have been charged with stealing copper wire from a BGE utility pole in Odenton, which caused a power outage that affected more than 1,700 homes and businesses.
A puppy that was purchased with a stolen credit card in August has been recovered by Montgomery County police.
Phony utility workers have scammed at least two households in Prince George’s County, police say.
Anne Arundel County police say a 15-year-old ran after and tackled a man who had stolen a package from his home.
A former Frederick police officer has resigned to resolve a charge she used stolen gift cards to buy home furnishings.
A Red Line Metro station in Northeast D.C. is where you are most likely to be the victim of a crime in the transit system, according to a new report from the Metro Transit Police Department.
A former high-ranking official with the Environmental Protection Agency pleaded guilty Friday to stealing nearly $900,000 from the agency over 13 years by failing to show up for work while falsely claiming to be working for the CIA and for filing bogus expenses.
A former aide to Congresswoman Michele Bachmann will have a theft charge against him dropped if he completes 32 hours of community service over several months.
A former Montgomery County sheriff’s office clerk is accused of a scam that authorities say diverted more than $4,200 into her pocket.
Metro Transit Police are reporting a spike in the number of thefts of smart phones and other portable electronic devices.