Author: Jack Toomey

Police Blotter

7.9.18, 11900 block of Darnestown Road—theft from auto. 7.10.18, 400 block of Main Street—theft from auto 7.14.18, 300 block of Kentlands Boulevard—vandalism in the parking lot. 7.14.18, 300 block of Kentlands Boulevard—theft. 7.18.18, 300 block of Lakelands Drive—theft. 7.20.18, 100…

Provo Settles Lawsuit Involving Former Police Chief John King

John King, former Gaithersburg police chief who was ousted in 2010 for violations of departmental rules while in office, was party to a settlement between Provo, Utah, and five women who had sued the city alleging that King sexually harassed…

Historical Perspective

Mayor Electrocuted in 1918 One hundred years ago electricity had begun arriving in small towns in America. It was considered a luxury to have a house connected to the first power lines that often followed the telegraph wires on the…

Police Blotter

Assault 6/15/2018. The parent of a student at Lakelands Park Middle School went to the Germantown station of the Montgomery County Police to report that her child was assaulted by another student after school. Vandalism 6/14/2018. Property was damaged in…