Every year Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) honors law enforcement for their DUI arrests, but the local MADD chapter in Martinsburg had a special guest appearance Saturday. The National President of MADD, Jan Withers, was at the Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Breakfast Saturday, helping award local law enforcement on their achievements towards reducing drunk driving accidents.
A pedestrian was hit by car Friday evening and then transported to shock trauma.
The Frederick County Bureau of Investigation (FCBI) is asking the public for information about an assault that happened Thursday evening in Frederick.
The convenience store gas station chain, Wawa, opened its doors on Friday
Frederick County law enforcement agencies benefit from a Department of Defense program that provides military equipment to agencies through out the country.
Sandi Waugerman of Winchester, VA has battled ALS for more than 20 years. Friday she brought the community together for a major ice bucket challenge.
The Hagerstown Police Department is searching for three suspects in connection to an armed robbery at the Big Dipper Ice Cream Shop on Virginia Avenue.
Pennsylvania State Representative Rob Kauffman held the annual senior fair Friday at the Chambersburg Mall.
The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office in Virginia is asking for the public’s helping locating a person they say robbed two local banks.
The Children's Village of Washington County is holding its 20th annual golf tournament at Black Rock Golf Course and this year they added something new: the golf ball drop.
Virginia State Police are dedicated to protecting not just their own, but all crews at the scene of an incident or accident.
"It's just been a real, real eye-opener for us on how the community responds to the department through Facebook," said Chief Mark Holtzman with the Hagerstown Police Department.
Assoumana Aboubacar, 49, was the passenger in a car that was stopped because of an earlier crash on the roadway.
"Everyone here includes you in what they're doing so I feel like not like I'm the intern but kind of like I'm an employee because I get to work side by side the people that are actually doing this as a profession," said Gilbert.
Crary said he's not the hero, but credits the Gainesboro Fire and Rescue crew for saving Jenkins's life.
Under Ledwell, the police department has launched a number of projects, including one of his biggest feats; the data driven Crime Reduction Strategy, an initiative used to conduct saturation patrols.
Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell, once a rising star in the Republican party, and his wife Maureen were each found guilty on multiple felony counts in a public corruption case.
Deputies said they've studied accidents for the past several years and found many of the deaths are related to speeding. They said one rule to follow is 'Drive a car length behind another car for every 10 miles per hour.'
School bus cameras are fairly new to Washington County, but even in the third week of school, the Sheriff's Department has already caught several drivers breaking the law and putting school kids in danger.
Deputies said on July 21, 2014 they responded to Adventure Avenue around 12:48 a.m. in Walkersville for the report of an assault with injuries. They said Coakley assaulted the victim and took his clothing and other personal items.
The juvenile who stole a Jeep on Wednesday and led police on a short chase before striking a female pedestrian is now facing charges, according to the Hagerstown Police Department
The call came in at 1:59 p.m. Thursday in the area of Capital Drive in Martinsburg.
The Winchester Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a statue that was recently stolen from a local resident's front porch.
The fire started around 11:49 a.m. at a two-story duplex along the 700 block of Washington Avenue. The house is located right across the street from Winter Street Elementary School.
One of two Baltimore men involved in the Frederick armed robbery at Wholesale Consultants pleaded guilty this week in Frederick County court.
Two Allegany County men are behind bars on numerous charges in connection to a series of burglaries and thefts from residences in the Oldtown area, and daytime thefts from commercial businesses throughout Allegany County.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office has ruled out foul play in the investigation of a Bluemont man who was rescued from a 20 ft. ditch off Dodge Avenue and Eastside Lane on August 27.
"It was different coming to work without him everyday, and I never thought it would be nine months until I got him back but it feels pretty good having him back finally," said Corporal Brittany Kotynski-Neer, K9 Kota's handler at the Wiinchester Police Department.
Elet Hall, 24, of Cavetown, Maryland competed in seasons four, five and currently six. He has been training vigorously to make sure he stays on top of the competition.
“We speak about overdoses and everybody says, ‘Okay, overdoses,’ but what about the people that have been paralyzed for the rest of their lives? Or people living in a wheelchair because they decided to have an injection one time to get high? Some of these consequences are never publicized,”
Thanks to the My Wish program at the hospice, Arron had the chance to Skype from home with two of the teams infield players JJ Hardy and Chris Davis.
"We've basically been told that we get to keep our jobs, we do not have to re-interview, we do not have to re-submit a resume and we can rollover into the new position and truthfully that's the best news I've heard in the past six months," childcare worker Kim Buckley said.
A short police chase through the city led to an arrest and one person being sent to the hospital, according to the Hagerstown Police Department.
The Hagerstown Police Department Criminal Investigation Division is asking for the public's help concerning two unsolved homicides.
The Sheriff's Office said in addition to the obvious concerns about drug overdoses and drug related deaths, many other crimes such as burglaries, larcenies, and violent crimes are related to illegal drug sales.
The driver of the truck, Joshua Largent, of Martinsburg, W.Va., was charged on September 1, 2014 with failing to control speed to avoid a collision, according to Lt. Michael Fluharty of the Maryland State Police Hagerstown Barrack.
More than 700 students and faculty members at Pangborn Elementary School got a lesson on positive thinking from best-selling author Jon Gordon.
Officers with the Thurmont Police Department say there was a commercial burglary at the Verizon Store at 120 Frederick Road sometime between 2 and 4 a.m. Wednesday.
As of 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, the reported missing girl in Jefferson County has been found unharmed, according to the sheriff's office.
On Tuesday morning, crews brought a bronze bear sculpture, called "The Fishing Lesson", to the lake inside the park.
A Virginia man is facing assault and battery charges after police in Winchester said he injured a one year old.
"To me, the seat belt is what really saved me,” said Cook, whose airbags also deployed. “I could tell, I guess by the lacerations on me, by how deep it cut in, I mean it just grabbed me, snug."
The Out of Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk is this weekend in Frederick, and people in the community are heading out to support each other to help fight the growing risk of suicide.
Deputies said two cars collided head-on in the southbound lanes near the Rippon Post Office around 2:45 p.m. Tuesday.
As we've reported, Dando was charged with fourth-degree sexual offense and perverted practice in May 2014. The charges stem from a formal complaint made by a 41-year-old female patient, on an incident that happened on April 6, 2014.
The casino won eight first place awards, including Best Hotel, Best Golf Course, and Favorite Casino Resort for a Vacation.
Cumberland City Police arrested a man after he attempted to leave a store without paying and assaulted the store manager, as well as another customer.
Officials said the preliminary cause was accidental due to wire arcing. An exterior electric wire above the house arced, causing the roof to catch fire.
"For our interior firefighters we need to try and give them the most advanced protection they can have, so once that gets 10 years old, it really loses a lot of its integrity."
The incident happened at 2 a.m. Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at the Liberty Gas Station in the 200 block of N. Church Street.