Alison Knezevich

Writer

Alison Knezevich reports on local issues in Baltimore County and the region. She joined The Sun in 2011 and has covered county government and politics, courts and criminal justice. She previously worked at the Charleston (W.Va.) Gazette, where she reported on state politics and other topics. She grew up in Pittsburgh and is a graduate of Northwestern University.

Recent Articles

  • Carroll County sailor killed aboard USS John S. McCain laid to rest in Arlington

    Carroll County sailor killed aboard USS John S. McCain laid to rest in Arlington

    A Manchester sailor killed aboard the USS John S. McCain was laid to rest Tuesday at Arlington National Cemetery. Petty Officer 2nd Class Timothy Eckels Jr., 23, was among 10 Navy sailors who died following the August collision with an oil tanker near Singapore. On Monday, friends and family gathered...

  • Video shows man clinging to moving Baltimore County school bus

    Video shows man clinging to moving Baltimore County school bus

    A 68-year-old man faces several charges after Baltimore County police say he banged on a school bus carrying Loch Raven middle-school students, and then clung to the moving vehicle. The incident happened in the Parkville area around 3:15 p.m Thursday. Officers were called to Putty Hill and Hoerner...

  • Baltimore County officials seek state privacy protections for police body camera footage

    Baltimore County officials seek state privacy protections for police body camera footage

    Baltimore County’s top prosecutor and two members of the County Council want state lawmakers to consider tightening rules that govern public access to police body camera footage. They say they’re concerned about the potential for invasions of privacy. A resolution before the County Council would...

  • Two sought after Anne Arundel sheriff's deputy is dragged by car

    Two sought after Anne Arundel sheriff's deputy is dragged by car

    An Anne Arundel County’ sheriff’s deputy was injured Saturday when he was dragged by a vehicle during an attempted arrest in Pasadena, the sheriff’s office said. The deputy, who was not identified, was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was treated and released, authorities said. The...

  • Man, 27, found dead in vacant East Baltimore house

    Man, 27, found dead in vacant East Baltimore house

    Baltimore homicide detectives are investigating after a 27-year-old man was found dead Saturday morning inside a vacant East Baltimore house. Police said they were called about 10:30 a.m. to the 2000 block of E. Biddle St. in the city’s Broadway East neighborhood for a report of a person who wasn’t...

  • Rain forecast after weeks of dry weather

    Rain forecast after weeks of dry weather

    Rain is forecast for the next few days in Baltimore, after weeks of dry weather. The National Weather Service says on-and-off showers are predicted to begin Saturday night. Showers and possible thunderstorms are forecast for Sunday afternoon and night. The remnants of Hurricane Nate will bring...

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