Hagerstown Police Continue to Tackle Off-Road Vehicle Issue

HAGERSTOWN, MD – So far in 2022 the Hagerstown Police Department have confiscated 11 Off Road Vehicles, and issued 12 citations. Within the last 12 months, this brings the total off-road vehicles seized to 50 vehicles. Off-road vehicles, including dirt bikes and four-wheelers, increasingly become an issue during warmer weather for Hagerstown residents. Recently residentsContinue reading “Hagerstown Police Continue to Tackle Off-Road Vehicle Issue”

FBI seeks leader of violent drug trafficking group in Western Maryland

Rodney Gaines is wanted by the FBI and the Maryland State Police for his involvement in, and as a leader of, a violent drug trafficking group in Western Maryland from April of 2021, through the present time. A federal arrest warrant was issued for Gaines on March 21, 2022, in the United States District CourtContinue reading “FBI seeks leader of violent drug trafficking group in Western Maryland”

Local Crime Victims’ Memorial Service to be Held April 24

The State’s Attorney’s Office will hold their annual Crime Victims’ Memorial Service on April 24, 2022. The service is an annual event that is held in four parts of Maryland; Northern, Southern Eastern, and Western. The western region includes Montgomery, Carroll, Frederick, Washington, Allegany, and Garrett counties. Each prosecuting office within those counties takes a turn hosting the event, along with the Governor’s Office of Crime Prevention, Youth and Victim Services.

Hagerstown Man Arrested with Homemade Firearm

During the course of a traffic stop by Hagerstown Police, a loaded handgun was recovered under the passenger seat of a vehicle. While the firearm was not on his person, Antoine Malone, age 30, of Hagerstown, was identified as the passenger seated above the firearm, and arrested. Malone was charged with the following:-Handgun in Vehicle-Firearm-PossessionContinue reading “Hagerstown Man Arrested with Homemade Firearm”