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Thefts from Vehicles On July 17 at 7:03 a.m., a theft from auto was reported in the 700 block of Chestertown Street. An unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and removed property. Also on July 17 at 7:39 a.m., a…

Patrons Get More Time for Errands

Patrons of the timed parking spaces in Market Square will be getting more time to shop and conduct their errands. During a recent city of Gaithersburg Mayor and City Council meeting, the governing body agreed to increase the time limit…

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Two Arrested After Search Warrant Two men were arrested after Montgomery County Police executed a search and seizure warrant in the 16000 block of Howard Landing Drive on June 26, according to police. Carlos Herrera, 24, faces a charge of…

Police Search for Assault Suspect

The Gaithersburg Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man believed to be involved in an assault of a runner. A 17-year-old woman was running along the wooded trail in Malcolm King Park around 4:30 p.m.…

Drug Drop Box Will Soon Be Available

Need a safe, easy way to get rid of your expired or unused prescription medicine? The Gaithersburg Police Foundation has sponsored the first drug drop box in the city. Located at the police department’s headquarters on Fulks Corner Avenue, the…

Police Prep for Kentlands Day

Residents and visitors will be coming to town on May 3 as a part of the annual Kentlands Day celebration. To ensure that everyone enjoys the planned events that include a parade, car show and summer job fair, the Gaithersburg…

Calls for Service Down for Police

The Gaithersburg Police Department saw an overall decrease in calls for service last year but an increase in arrests, according to the agency’s annual report. Released in mid-March, the report showed the department received 30,638 calls in 2013, which is…