Friday, December 13, 2019

Prince George’s County’s Public Safety Family Mourns Passing of William Milligan

                          Mourning Our Friend & Colleague William “Bill” Milligan
From our colleagues at PGPD, we are honored to share this video remembering our dear friend Bill Milligan whose gentle love and care were the force behind the Annual Valor Awards and the Christmas Food Basket Program that was renamed in his honor in 2018.
                                                                                     
                                                                                             Sheriff High, and the members of the
                                                                                       Prince George's County Office of the Sheriff

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Prince George’s County’s Public Safety Family Mourns Passing of William Milligan

                          Mourning Our Friend & Colleague William “Bill” Milligan
From our colleagues at PGPD, we are honored to share this video remembering our dear friend Bill Milligan whose gentle love and care were the force behind the Annual Valor Awards and the Christmas Food Basket Program that was renamed in his honor in 2018.
                                                                                       
                                                                                             Sheriff High, and the members of the
                                                                                       Prince George's County Office of the Sheriff

Sheriff’s Deputies Arrest Third Degree Burglary Suspect !

Upper Marlboro, MD… The Office of the Sheriff's Warrant/Fugitive Division reported the arrest of Fredrick Scott on December 4, 2019, for a Third-Degree Burglary warrant obtained by County Police detectives on November 7, 2019.
 
According to the warrant, on November 7, 2019, Fredrick Scott broke into a residence in the 9400 block of Grand Blvd, Largo, Md. Scott is alleged to have stolen the victim’s dog and damaged property.

Deputies investigating Scott’s whereabouts were led to the 6000 block of Oxon Hill Road, in Oxon Hill, Md, where they approached Scott getting out of his vehicle and placed him under arrest. He was transported to the County Department of Corrections.

In addition to Third-Degree Burglary, Scott is also charged with Fourth- Degree Burglary, and Malicious Destruction of Property.


For more information about this release contact the communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.

Friday, December 6, 2019

Sheriff’s Deputies Arrest First Degree Arson Suspect !

Upper Marlboro, MD…. The Office of the Sheriff's Warrant/Fugitive Division reported the arrest of Roderick Jackson on December 3, 2019, for a First-Degree Arson warrant obtained by fire investigators from the Prince George’s County Office of the Fire Marshal on October 28, 2019.


According to the warrant, on September 19, 2019, Roderick Jackson was in the 5300 blocks of Quincy Street Hyattsville, MD, when he allegedly set fire to a window air conditioner unit. The victim reported seeing flames and smelled smoke coming from her air conditioner unit where Mr. Jackson was standing. She contacted the fire department for emergency assistance, after which Jackson fled the scene.

The U. S. Marshal Services Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force was assigned the case and deputies on the Task Force who were investigating Jackson's whereabouts located him at his residence in the ten-block of Halley Street in Washington, D.C. They arrested Jackson without incident and he was transported to the Metropolitan Police Department for processing where he will remain in custody until he is extradited to Prince George’s County, MD.


In addition to First -Degree Arson, Jackson is also charged with Arson 2nd Degree, Malicious Burning/2nd Degree, and Reckless Endangerment.


For more information about this release contact the communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Sheriff Melvin C. High joined by members from the Prince George's County Office of the Sheriff were excited to participate at today's Information and Independence Christmas Party for the Blind in Hyattsville, MD.
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

2019 Senior Thanksgiving Luncheon

The Roscoe C. Cartwright Lodge #129 & sister organization, the Marjorie T. Lancaster Order of the Eastern Star, Chapter #84, welcomed around 500 seniors to the 30th Annual Senior Thanksgiving Luncheon. Prince George's County Sheriff Melvin C. High enjoyed spending time with the seniors while members of the Positive D.A.Y. program volunteered to help serve them.