Protesters support Vigna

Two dozen people wearing white t-shirts gathered Friday afternoon to proclaim their solidarity with convicted child sex abuser and former Cloverly Elementary School teacher John Vigna.
On Friday, Mont…

When does the victim becomes the accused?

Courts frequently are called upon in criminal cases to decide at what point a person is in custody or under arrest so that he is required to be read his “Miranda” rights and told of the right to remai…

Rockville officer injured in crash

A Rockville police officer suffered minor injuries this week after a car accident. PHOTO BY JIM DAVIS  
A Rockville city police officer was released from the hospital with minor injuries after an…

Metro Transit Cop Busted

After six-year investigation FBI charges first police officer with links to ISIL
 Agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Metro Transit Police arrested Officer Nicholas Young, 36, Wed…

The DUI and the car search

 
The circumstances under which a car may be searched after an arrest have been discussed in many reported appellate cases. The Fourth Amendment’s prohibition against warrantless searches of indi…