Major Crimes

  • Angela Beasley, Chief
  • Christine Murphy, Assistant Chief
  • Gloria Orme, Administrative Assistant, 301-952-3285
Felony Trial Teams
These teams prosecute certain felonies; such as robbery, burglary, assault and other quality of life crimes.

Gun & Drug Team
This team coordinates with county, state and federal narcotics and firearms investigators to identify narcotics dealers and individuals precluded from possession of firearms due to prior convictions. The members of this team also work with federal authorities to identify individuals with handgun charges who are eligible for federal prosecution.

Motor Vehicle Manslaughter Team
This team works closely with motor vehicle accident investigators to determine whether or not vehicle accidents resulting in death meet the necessary elements to support a motor vehicle manslaughter charge and then prosecute the cases accordingly.