Rockville City Police

November 17, 2021 | Maryam Shahzad

McDonald’s Employee Stabbed Following Worker Dispute

A McDonald’s restaurant employee stabbed a fellow worker Tuesday night at a Rockville Pike location, Rockville City Police Spokesperson Andrea Escher wrote in a statement. An ongoing dispute between the two employees led to the stabbing, she said. The suspect fled before police arrived and no arrests have been made yet. At 11:03 p.m., police […]

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April 21, 2021 | Abby Espiritu

Gaithersburg Police, Allied Agencies Form Operation to Address Racing Vehicles

The Gaithersburg Police Department (GPD) announced Tuesday evening that they have formed a joint operation in response to county law enforcement agencies receiving multiple complaints about vehicles with modified exhausts and racing vehicles traveling through Gaithersburg and Rockville. The operation was formed alongside allied agencies including the Maryland State Police – Rockville Barrack, the Maryland […]

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October 8, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Gaithersburg Teen Charged as Adult with Armed Robbery, Home Invasion

A Gaithersburg teenager is being charged as an adult with armed robbery and home invasion. Mohammed Timaji, 17, was arrested Sunday after Montgomery County Police (MCPD) and Rockville City Police (RCPD) officers responded to a home invasion report on Pitt Place in Rockville. According to MCPD Timaji went to the house to get money he […]

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October 5, 2020 | Brendan Hartlove

Coyote Tests Positive for Rabies After Rockville Attacks

After attacking three people in Rockville on Thursday, the coyote that was put down by police tested positive for rabies, the city confirmed. Rockville City Police responded to several calls about a coyote attacking residents throughout the day on Thursday. A 59-year-old woman and her dog, a 12-year-old boy, and a 39-year-old woman were the […]

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September 1, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

In Rockville, ParkMobile Now Available at 500 Metered Parking Spaces

Rockville City Police Department announced Monday that drivers can officially pay for parking via the ParkMobile app at more than 500 metered parking spaces in the City of Rockville. The news comes more than three months after the parking app MobileNOW! announced they were ceasing operation because of the coronavirus. ParkMobile will be replacing city […]

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May 14, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

Police Honor Adventist HealthCare Workers With a Parade

Police vehicles from five departments paraded by Adventist HealthCare Medical Center in Shady Grove May 12 to honor the health care workers there. Participating with their lights flashing were the Montgomery County Police Department, Gaithersburg City Police, Rockville City Police, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department and the National Capital Park Police. The parade took place during […]

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March 20, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Rockville Police Suspend Some Services, Close Administrative Offices to the Public

Rockville City Police Department has made operational changes in response to the coronavirus emergency. The changes will allow city police to continue serving the city while protecting the health and safety of the community and police employees. Effective Friday, administrative offices at the police station located at 2 W. Montgomery Ave., are closed to the […]

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February 19, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

Daughter of Former U.S. Ambassador Held Without Bond for Murder Charge

The daughter of a former U.S. Ambassador is facing a first degree murder charge, and is being held without bond. 27-year-old Sophia Negroponte is accused of stabbing 24-year-old Yousuf Rasmussen to death at a residence on the 400 block of  W Montgomery Avenue in Rockville on February 13. Negroponte is the daughter of former United […]

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October 30, 2019 | Cindy Peña

Church Burglar Arrested

30 year old Jose A. Obando-Segura, of Magellan Avenue in Rockville, is charged for the October 2 burglary of the Chevy Chase United Methodist Church. The incident took place around 11:00 p.m. Surveillance cameras caught Obando-Segura allegedly breaking the glass on the front door of the church at 7001 Connecticut Avenue in Chevy Chase.  For […]

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August 3, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police and Communities to Come Together for National Night Out Against Crime

Block parties, cookouts, safety demonstrations, seminars, and visits from emergency personnel will bring residents and law enforcement officials together to campaign for safe neighborhoods. National Night Out is an annual event celebrated by millions of people across the United States that focuses on enhancing the relationship between law enforcement and communities. Here’s how to celebrate […]

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