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  1. How States Can Fix the PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Cato Institute

    ... to people, property, or pets. In the wake of a 2008 raid on the home of the Cheye Calvo, the mayor of Berwyn Heights, Maryland, the state passed a trailblazing law requiring police departments to track how SWAT teams were used. A report found that, ...


  2. Greenbelt American Legion honors first respondersRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 |

    ... John Kronor, Greenbelt Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad #35 Firefighter of the Year; Jane Schmidt, Berwyn Heights Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad #14 Emergency Medical Technician of the Year, and Everett Hoffman, Berwyn Heights ...


  3. Andrew Kugler gets life sentence for killing ex-girlfriend in 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 |

    A man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend in her Berwyn Heights in 2012 has been sentenced to life plus 10 years in prison. Thirty-seven-year-old Andrew Kugler of College Park was convicted of first-degree murder in the death of 36-year-old Amber Schinault.


  4. Man Gets Life Sentence for Killing Ex-GirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Parliament Place Lanham, MD [...] UPPER MARLBORO, Md. - A man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend in her Berwyn Heights home in 2012 has been sentenced to life plus 10 years in prison. Thirty-seven-year-old Andrew Kugler of College Park was ...


  5. Andrew Kugler sentenced to life plus 10 years for ex-girlfriend's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... guilty of first-degree murder. Schinault was found dead, with her throat slashed, in the basement of her Berwyn Heights home on July 22, 2012. Less than 24 hours after Schinault's body was found, Kugler was found and charged with her murder. ...


  6. Democratic candidates leading in District 22 racesRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 |

    ... social and economic justice programs.” In the Delegates race, Democratic candidates Tawanna Gaines of Berwyn Heights had captured 31.83 percent of votes, Anne Healey of Hyattsville had captured 30.36 percent of votes and Alonzo Washington of ...


  7. Land of ImpunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Townhall

    ... that I'm concerned about traveling through Prince George's County. In 2008, county police had barged into the Berwyn Heights mayor's home and shot his two dogs dead as part of an illegal home invasion - lacking a no-knock search warrant or any ...


  8. Sentencing for man who murdered ex-girlfriend continuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (WUSA9) - The sentencing for a man who murdered his ex-girlfriend in her Berwyn Heights, Md. home has been continued. Andrew Kugler was found guilty of first degree murder and third degree burglary in the 2012 death of Amber ...


  9. Berwyn Heights, Laurel athletes training for Special Olympics Summer GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 |

    The Special Olympics World Summer Games may be 10 months away, but Abby Reznek, a swimmer from Berwyn Heights, and Benjamin Stevick, an equestrian from Laurel, are already gearing up to represent not just Prince George's County, but also Maryland as the only two athletes from the state. “I figured I will never have an opportunity to do this - this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity,” said Reznek, 28, who adds she spends nearly every day swimming laps at Greenbelt Aquatic & Fitness.


  10. Five Prince Georgea s municipalities recognized for sustainability effortsRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 |

    ... manager for Sustainable Maryland. The five Prince George's municipalities receiving the certification were Berwyn Heights, Cheverly, Greenbelt, Riverdale Park and University Park, Hunninghake said. To achieve Sustainable Maryland Certified status, ...


  11. Easy decisions in Prince Georgea s County executive, council and sheriff racesRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 |

    ... he left the job) and shortfalls (the department was involved in a smuggling operation raid at the home of the Berwyn Heights mayor, resulting in the killing of the mayor's dogs. The family was cleared of any involvement, and the tragic incident made ...


  12. 5 Prince George's Communities Earn Sustainability AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 |

    Berwyn Heights, Cheverly, Greenbelt, Riverdale Park, and University Park were recently awarded Sustainable Maryland Certified status for demonstrating a unique commitment to community sustainability. Representatives from the communities accepted their awards at the Maryland Municipal League 's annual fall conference on Sept.


  13. Do American Police Departments Need Military Weapons from the Pentagon?Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | Cato Institute

    Featuring David Kopel , Research Director, Independence Institute; Mark Lomax , Executive Director, National Association of Tactical Officers; and Cheye Calvo , Mayor, Berwyn Heights, Maryland; moderated by Tim Lynch , Director, Project on Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.


  14. Botched police raid roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... the raid and whether any shots were fired. It was passed due in large part to the efforts of Cheye Calvo, the Berwyn Heights mayor whose dogs were shot and killed during a terrifying mistaken raid on him and his mother-in-law. Earlier this month, a ...


  15. Police agencies no longer need to report race, SWAT deploymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... provide the state with annual information about SWAT operations grew out of a 2008 police raid on the home of Berwyn Heights Mayor Cheye Calvo that resulted in officers shooting to death his two Labrador retrievers. The raid came after a package ...


  16. Storms knock out power, damage roofRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... mainly in Bethesda and Chevy Chase, with pockets of outages in North Kensington, Wheaton, Silver Spring and Berwyn Heights near Greenbelt. Meanwhile, more than 5,000 Dominion Power customers are out in Northern Virginia, about 3,700 inside the ...


  17. Apartments Evacuated after Facade CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | NBC Washington

    ... Derrick Ward. Bashoor stressed that the department would continue to investigate the cause of the collapse. Berwyn Heights Volunteer Fire Department first tweeted about the incident around 5 p.m., but did not specify what structure had collapsed. ...


  18. Berwyn Heights community aids girl impacted by flash floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 |

    ... for new clothes and toys at the Target in Greenbelt. Dalia lost her belongings on June 10 when her family's Berwyn Heights home flooded. Berwyn Hights police Detective Dan Unger (left) and Safety Aid Oscar Rodriguez check the prices of new clothes ...


  19. Prince George's County crime reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... by calling the Drug Tip Line: 240-542-2145. Cherrywood Lane, 5800 block, 7:30 p.m. June 10. A 26-year-old Berwyn Heights man and a 32-year-old Upper Marlboro man were arrested and charged with second-degree assault, disorderly conduct and other ...


  20. 23 homes evacuated in Clear Spring due to rapid rainfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 |

    ... a WSSC spokesperson now says the flooding wasn't from a sanitary sewer and thus, is not their responsibility: Berwyn Heights Mayor Chaye Calvo says the floodwaters were actually piped in here, underground via the storm-sewer system, from higher ...


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