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Police & Fire
Montgomery County Council meets most Tuesdays in Rockville.
In the first two of a series of "pedestrian stings," 128 drivers were ticketed for not yielding to pedestrians in Aspen Hill and Bethesda.
Montgomery County police say drivers aren't yielding to pedestrians at crosswalks.
Supporters of organized labor say the Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee took the wrong position on a controversial measure to limit collective bargaining for local police.
Revenue is down for automated traffic enforcement, even as police consider dozens of new locations, The Examiner newspaper reported.
Eleven police stations throughout the county will participate in the national Drug Take Back Day.
“We're seeing many, many more instances where pedestrians are not aware of their surroundings. That’s just an evolution of the issue with cell phones—they're taking over more and more of our attention,” said Montgomery County police's head of traffic.
See where pedestrian and bike collisions have happened.
Police said Hondas, Accuras and Toyotas were targeted.
A recently abandoned home went up in flames early Saturday morning.
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