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My Dog Survived Breed-Specific Legislation

My dog, Pork Chop, began his life at the pound in Prince George's County, Maryland. He and his sister found themselves there when they were only two weeks old. However, they are lucky because they made it out alive; many other "Pit Bulls"...Show More Summary

Cops: Dad left infant girls in car while he had sex

last weekNews / Crime : Crimesider

Juan Munford's twin 1-year-old daughters were found in a parked car with the windows down Friday in Prince George County, Va.; Munford himself was allegedly found having sex just 10 yards away

MD: New Route Names, Expanded Service With RTA Launch

With Tuesday's launch of the Regional Transportation Agency of Central Maryland -- an intercounty bus service linking Howard, Anne Arundel and Prince George's counties and the city of Laurel that has replaced Central Maryland Regional Transit as the county's transit provider -- Howard bus riders will see some changes and improvements to their routes, officials said.

One sweet video: Soldier back from Afghanistan surprises son at school

My Post colleague Ovetta Wiggins wrote this story about an Army  soldier who returned from Afghanistan to surprise his son at a school Career Day at a school in Prince George’s County, Maryland. Watch Dellion Sitladin, Sr., who hadn’t seen his son for almost a year, walk in on Career Day event at Langley Park-McCormick Elementary. […]

PG County Police Searching For Bunny Costume Thief

Keep your eyes peeled, Prince George's County residents. [ more › ]

Think You Know the Dropout Rates for Black Males? You’re Probably Wrong

On Bladensburg Road along the border of Prince George’s County, Md., and Washington, D.C., a billboard reads, “57% of District of Columbia students drop out.” The billboard is large and imposing, with an orange backdrop and bold diagonal dashes on each side to mimic a road-hazard sign. Show More Summary

The Lawyer Who Blocked Kevin Durant

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

Last week, Brice Plebani stopped by the Seat Pleasant Activity Center in Prince George's County, Md., to drop off a graduation invitation. Read more...

How Maryland Cops' Plan to Live-Tweet a Prostitution Sting Backfired

3 months agoNews : Reason

On May 1, Maryland's Prince George's County Police Department (PGPD) smugly announced plans to live-tweet an upcoming prostitution sting. "We won't tell you when or where, other than it's somewhere in the county sometime next week," the PGPD said. Show More Summary

Social Advocacy & Politics: The Vice Raid Will Not Be Televised, It'll Be Tweeted

This past week, the Prince George’s County, MD, police department announced that it will be live-tweeting its prostitution raid. They intend to make a bold public statement that “prostitution isn't welcome here” in PG County. But as for the tweptical (sorry… Twitter spectacle) of a vice raid, those are most welcome here. read more

A Police Department in Maryland Will Live Tweet a Prostitution Sting. Terrible Idea.

On Thursday, the Prince George’s County Police Department in Maryland announced that it would live-tweet a prostitution sting for the first time. “We won’t tell you when or where, except that it’s somewhere in the county sometime next week,” they said coyly. Show More Summary

Maryland police department plans to live-tweet prostitution sting

Coming to you live next week from Prince George’s County: as-it-happens updates from a prostitution sting.

Police To Live Tweet Prostitution Sting

Police in Prince George’s County will Tweet out a prostitution sting next week. “We’re using this progressive, and what we believe unprecedented, social media tactic to warn any potential participants that this type of criminal behavior is not welcome in Prince George’s County,” a news release says. Police say the photos of suspects and information […]

Cops Tweet About Upcoming 'Secret' Hooker Bust

3 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

In direct opposition to what police undercover work should mean, the Prince George County, Maryland authorities have publicly announced they will be live tweeting a forth-coming prostitution sting. It’ll be like a flash mob, but with police, handcuffs and possible jail time. Read more...

Fail: Police Dept Plans to Live-Tweet Prostitution Sting, Backlash Ensues

3 months agoNews : Mediaite

In this chatter-filled world of social media, how does one reach out to the community in a tangible yet relevant way? The Prince George's County Police Department of Maryland has an Internet 2.0 solution: next week, they're going to live-tweet a prostitution sting and people can follow it using the hashtag #PGPDVICE! Wait, WHAT THE HELL.

WMATA Employee Indicted For Selling Surplus Equipment, Pocketing The Money

A release from the Office of the Prince George’s County State’s Attorney says 61-year-old Adrian Sclawy was working as the "manager of a WMATA surplus property warehouse in New Carrollton in July 2013, when WMATA officials received a tip that he may be selling WMATA property and keeping the funds for himself." [ more › ]

Auditors find millions in overpayments, lack of controls at MD schools

By Charlie Hayward | Maryland Reporter The Prince George’s County Public School System overpaid employees millions of dollars because of lax controls on payrolls and “sick-leave banks,” according to one of many repeat findings by legislative auditors. The audit also found that hundreds of millions of dollars in equipment and expenses within the school system...

Chemists’ YouTube channel explores breathalyzers, hot sauce and more

4 months agoHealth : The Checkup

A video posted last week by the American Chemical Society features a Washington-area performer: Cpl. Michael Rose of the Prince George’s County Police Department demonstrates a hand-held Alco-Sensor in a show called “How Breathalyzers Work.” The video is one of the latest uploads on the chemical society’s “Reactions” YouTube channel. Show More Summary

If My Dear Old Friend "Uptown Steve" From "The PGC" Was A More Transparent Black Man - He'd See The "Sameness" That Is Expressed In These Two Pictures

President Bush with Black Republican Alphonzo Jackson - Former Housing Secretary This is probably the most frequently used picture by my dear friend "Uptown Steve" from "Bowie, Prince George's County Maryland"It shows COMFORT.The "comfort"...Show More Summary

Atheists Demand Grieving Mom Take Down Cross Remembering Her Son

Last week a "humanist" group filed a lawsuit in Prince George's County, Md., demanding the removal from public land of a 40-foot cross memorializing the 49 local soldiers who gave their lives in the First World War. Across the country...Show More Summary

American Humanist Association; the easily shocked

Fox News reports that the American Humanist Association is urging government leaders to remove a World War One memorial from a park in Prince George’s County in Maryland because the memorial is in the shape of a cross. The memorial has been there since 1925. Steven Lowe, a plaintiff from Washington, said was “shocked” when […]

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