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Prince George’s County settles lawsuit with Black, Hispanic officers (access required)

Prince George’s County will pay $8 million and its police department will change its methods for promoting officers to prevent the possibility of discrimination against Blacks and Hispanics who apply for promotion, under a settlement the department has reached with ...

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PG police must change biased promotion system, U.S. judge says (access required)

A federal judge Wednesday ordered the Prince George’s County Police Department to change its method for promoting officers, saying the PGCPD likely discriminated intentionally against Black and Hispanic officers who applied for promotion. U.S. District Judge Theodore D. Chuang based ...

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Salisbury U. facing possible hazing lawsuit

SALISBURY— The father of a Salisbury University student who reported being hazed by brothers of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity says the fraternity’s suspension isn’t sufficient punishment and he’s considering suing. The Daily Times of Salisbury reports Henry Stuart says ...

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Military practice bomb lands in Queen Anne’s Co. parking lot

SUDLERSVILLE — An electronic failure may be to blame for a practice bomb that was dropped on a Queen Anne’s County bar parking lot, a Maryland National Guard official said Friday. An A-10 Warthog jet from the 104th Fighter Squadron ...

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D.C. PD admits, explains undercover monitoring

WASHINGTON — The D.C. police department says it authorized using at least one undercover officer to monitor a protest group’s activities after the assault of a uniformed officer at an earlier demonstration made officials concerned about the “probability of further ...

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