Author: Gina Gallucci-White

No Clown Incidents in Gaithersburg

As we inch closer to Halloween, more and more reports about creepy clown incidents have been popping up across social media and the news. Reading Community City Schools in Ohio closed on Sept. 30 after a woman was assaulted by…

Taser Use by MCPD Officers Low

A recently released independent review found Taser use by Montgomery County police officers to be low and not their go-to weapon of force. Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett asked for the study in March after a published report by the…

City Police Now Answer Calls With Backup

The number of line of duty law enforcement deaths due to firearms has jumped 68 percent from last year, according to the Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. From Jan. 1, 2015 to July 23, 2015, there were 19 officer fatalities…

Explorer Post Heads to Arizona for National Competition

Law Enforcement Explorers from across the country will get to see how Montgomery County does policing. The Montgomery County Police Explorer Post 1986 will be traveling to Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff to participate in the National Law Enforcement Exploring Conference the week…

GPD K-9 Max to Retire

No matter if it is drugs stashed away in a car’s glove compartment or tracking a suspect hiding in an overgrown wooded area, Max, a Belgian Malinois, will sniff out secret locations. For the past eight-and-a-half years (50-plus in dog…

Learn to Swim at the British Swim School

Pools and summer go together like sleds and winter but people need to make sure water safety is paramount during their aquatic experience. The British Swim School has more than 1,200 students in their programs throughout multiple locations in Montgomery…