Police Officer John Quarless was chosen in January as Prince George's police officer of the month for police District I.
Stay tuned to Patch for features on all of January's Prince George's officers of the month.
Here's what the Prince George's Police Department said about Quarless:
On Dec. 4, Police Officer John Quarless spotted a car without its headlights on. While trying to conduct a traffic stop, he noticed the driver throw an object out of the driver’s side window. Quarless arrested the driver, who police say is a known gang member. Quarless also recovered the object he saw thrown, which turned out to be a revolver and ammunition.
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