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Suspect in murder, Md. mobile home fire arrested in Florida

Howard County police say a man suspected of killing his sister-in-law and then setting her mobile home on fire has been arrested in Florida.

Prince George's County crime report

Among incidents reported by police in Prince George's County, Greenbelt, Hyattsville and Laurel.

Correction: XGR-Hate Crimes story

In a story Jan. 14 about a Virginia hate-crimes law, The Associated Press, relying on a committee chairman's announcement, erroneously reported a committee vote. A bill adding sexual orientation to the definition of hate crimes was defeated 6-7, not 7-7.

Fairfax County crime report

Among incidents reported by police in Fairfax County, Fairfax City, Falls Church, Herndon and Vienna.

Montgomery County crime report

Among incidents reported by Montgomery County, Rockville and Takoma Park police departments.

Alexandria and Arlington crime report

Among incidents reported by police in Alexandria and Arlington.

Sexual orientation won't be added to hate crimes in Va.

A bill to add sexual orientation to the definition of hate crimes is dead in Virginia.

Southern Maryland crime report

Reports from the Maryland State Police and the Calvert, Charles and St. Mary's counties sheriff's offices.

Anne Arundel County and Howard County crime report

Listings of incidents reported recently by police in Anne Arundel and Howard counties and Annapolis.

Loudoun County crime report

Reports from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office and the Leesburg, Middleburg and Purcellville police.

January 2016 date set for capital murder trial of Joaquin Rams in death of son

January 2016 date set for capital murder trial of Joaquin Rams in death of son

Three years after his arrest, Rams and victim's family will have their day in court.

Prince William County crime report

A listing of incidents reported by police in Prince William County, Manassas and Manassas Park.

Bill would require Virginia colleges to report sex assaults

Police at colleges and universities would be required to report campus sexual assaults to local prosecutors within 48 hours after their investigation begins, under a proposal Virginia lawmakers will consider this year.

DC police arrest man for carjacking, assault on officer

District of Columbia police say they have arrested a man who walked into a northeast Washington police station and tried to remove a gun from his pants.

Autistic Va. inmate pleads guilty to officer assault charge

A Virginia inmate with autism has pleaded guilty to a charge of assaulting a correctional officer and plans to seek a pardon from the governor.

Alexandria and Arlington crime report

Among incidents reported by police in Alexandria and Arlington.

21-year-old DC man charged with murder in shooting death

Police have arrested a District of Columbia man in the shooting death of another man on Dec. 23.

Prince George's County crime report

Among incidents reported by police in Prince George's County, Greenbelt, Hyattsville and Laurel.

Southern Maryland crime report

Reports from the Maryland State Police and the Calvert, Charles and St. Mary's counties sheriff's offices.

Anne Arundel County and Howard County crime report

Listings of incidents reported recently by police in Anne Arundel and Howard counties and Annapolis.

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Sligo Park Hills, Silver Spring, MD Crime Stats*

These percentages represent the risk of personal and property crimes for this area as compared to the national average. Crime statistics provided by Onboard Informatics.

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