Meet Hyattsville’s new police officers!

December 10, 2015

Photo courtesy T. Carter Ross

BY SAM STERN — Police Chief Douglas Holland introduced Hyattsville’s four new police officers at the Dec. 7 City Council meeting. Here are some details about the new members of the police force who will be serving the community.

Officer Jessica Williams

Officer Jessica Williams

Officer Jessica Williams

Hometown: Monroe, NY

Alma Mater: University of Scranton, BA in Criminal Justice

Previous Employment: Baltimore Police Officer

Hobbies: Animals, sports and snowboarding


Officer Edwin Ramirez

Edwin Ramirez

Edwin Ramirez

Hometown: Hyattsville

Alma Mater: Currently pursuing Bachelor’s at University of Maryland

Previous Employment: United States Marine Corp

Hobbies: Playing sports and weightlifting


Officer Matthew Cross

Matthew Cross

Matthew Cross

Hometown: Calvert County

Alma Mater: Lynchburg College, BA in Criminology

College Activities: Law enforcement internships, Rugby team

Hobbies: Golfing, motorcycles and spending time with family


Officer Mitchell Lowry (not pictured)

Hometown: Calvert County

Previous Employment: Combat Engineer in the United States Marine Corp

Hobbies: Golf and Philadelphia Sports

More: Lowry said he appreciates Hyattsville for giving him this opportunity.