Tag Archives: police officer

Jury awards $11.5M in Pr. George’s shooting

A Prince George’s County jury has awarded $11.5 million to the family of a man killed by a county police officer. The widow and son of Manuel de Jesus Espina were awarded the verdict Wednesday in Prince George’s County Circuit ...

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Montgomery Co. police officer on home confinement after hearing

GREENBELT — A Montgomery County police officer charged with illegally using computers to help her drug-dealing fiance was released on home confinement Friday and will be tracked through electronic monitoring equipment. Delores Culmer, 37, of Silver Spring, Md., was arrested ...

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Montgomery County police officer charged with drug trafficking

GREENBELT — A Montgomery County police officer has been arrested on charges that she used police databases to help a convicted drug dealer she was having a relationship with. A criminal complaint announced Wednesday charges 37-year-old Delores Culmer, of Silver ...

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Baltimore judge upholds firing of police officer in video

A Baltimore judge upheld the firing of a police officer shown on video berating and pushing a 14-year-old skateboarder who addressed the officer as “dude.” The department’s trial board found Officer Salvatore Rivieri not guilty of using excessive and unnecessary ...

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Opinions – Maryland Court of Special Appeals: 2/14/11

Criminal Procedure Terry stop BOTTOM LINE: The circuit court erred by denying defendant’s motion to suppress a gun found during the police officer’s Terry stop, because the officer, who patted down defendant based on furtive hand movements, failed to articulate ...

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