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Vandalism Between 12/27/15, 10 p.m. and 12/28/15, 6 a.m. property was vandalized near the Kentlands Clubhouse. Two dog stations were bent with metal support poles ruined, an outdoor electrical outlet was damaged, Christmas decorations were damaged, a sign near the…

Campaign Aims to Aid Local Law Enforcement

While driving over the holidays, residents probably saw electronic signs or large billboards declaring “If You See Something, Say Something.” The campaign aims to alert local and/or federal law enforcement to suspicious activity that could lead to terrorism or terrorism-related…

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Residential Burglaries Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015 11:44 p.m.: A residential burglary was reported in the 300 block of Inspiration Lane. An unknown suspect(s) entered an open garage and removed property from a vehicle. Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015 12:38 p.m.: A…

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Detectives Charge Masseur With Sex Assault; Seek Additional Victims Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Special Victims Investigation Division have charged Gavin Anthony Otto, age 42, of the 7200 block of Blanchard Drive in Derwood, with sex offenses he…

Shop with a Cop Set for Dec. 8

Santa has his elves but several local youths will get some help from area police officers on choosing the perfect holiday gifts this season. Five officers each from the Gaithersburg and Montgomery County police departments will be participating in Shop…

Department to Take Part in Youth Summit

In an effort to open the lines of communication between police and teenagers, the Gaithersburg Police Department (GPF) will be participating in a Youth and Law Enforcement Summit on Oct. 16 at Gaithersburg High School. An estimated 80 area students, ranging from…