The Waldorf man who murdered a 7-11 employee during an armed robbery in October 2020 was sentenced Tuesday in a Charles County Circuit Court.
The body of a 10-year-old boy who was swimming with his father in the Potomac River Monday in Maryland when they both went missing has been recovered. The boy's father's body was found Tuesday morning after search efforts continued through the night.
Two people — including one child — have been reported missing in the Potomac River, and the rescue operation is underway.
A 13-year-old boy was hospitalized after being shot in the wrist late Monday night in La Plata, Maryland.
Authorities say a student at a summer school in Charles County caused the building to be evacuated after lighting off a firework inside.
The La Plata Police Department is investigating whether their officers were involved in a social media video that appears to show two women getting sprayed down at a Charles County car wash.
Storm damage surveyors confirmed that two tornadoes touched down in Maryland Friday evening, ripping down trees and causing damage to several houses along the way.
A man has been arrested for making several threats of mass violence against an elementary school and a local business, the Charles County Sheriff's Office says.
A staff member at a Charles County high school was assaulted by two students who were trying to force their way into an office to attack a classmate, police say.
One of the most powerful tornadoes to ever strike our region hit Southern Maryland 20 years ago today.
A D.C. man has been arrested in connection with a shooting where an 8-month-old boy was injured after being struck in the hand in Waldorf.
An 8-month-old baby was shot in the hand in Waldorf early Thursday morning and police are searching for the suspect.
A senior at Thomas Stone High School had to be treated for ingesting edibles suspected of containing THC Wednesday, according to the Charles County Sheriff's Office.
The Maryland Chief Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed a 49-year-old man in Charles County who was living with more than 100 snakes – including some venomous and illegal – inside his home died from “snake envenomation.”
A man has been charged with arson and murder after a woman and her 1-year-old child died during a fire in Waldorf last week.
A Charles County family is raising concerns after they claim that serious bullying accusations from their daughter against a male classmate are not being taken seriously by school administrators.
Authorities say a man was arrested and faces charges after attacking another man with a machete in Charles County.
The Charles County Sheriff's office is investigating the deaths of two people found after a house fire Thursday night in Charles County, according to authorities.
A 14-year-old student at Piccowaxen Middle School was charged in connection with allegations he inappropriately touched a female classmate.
A Maryland woman scammed out of thousands of dollars is speaking out in an effort to help others avoid a ploy making the rounds across the country.