Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams issued the following statement regarding the Anne Arundel County Grand Jury decision to decline to indict Tacoma Park Police Officer, Travis Ala, of criminal negligence. Mr. Ala was involved in a motor vehicle collision resulting in 3 fatalities on March 21, 2015.
“My office presented the evidence that resulted from an independent investigation by the Maryland State Police to the Grand Jury. Based on the evidence presented, the Grand Jury declined to indict Mr. Ala of criminal negligence. The Maryland State Police will issue Mr. Ala with the traffic citations for misconduct including: reckless driving, negligent driving, failing to control speed to avoid a collision, and driver changing lanes when unsafe.”