When Paul LaRuffa was shot Sept. 5, 2002, after he closed his restaurant in Clinton for the night, his assailants were not yet known, much less infamous.
A 22-year-old Baltimore man being sought by police in a murder case and setting fire to the home of his alleged victim's relatives was taken into custody without incident in Brooklyn late Friday.
Motorists alerted police to a bus driver who was driving erratically on the Baltimore Beltway around noon Friday, leading to her arrest for DUI, Maryland State Police said.
An 18-year-old man who is part of the Baltimore City Police Department's explorers program has been charged with impersonating an officer at Eastpoint Mall on Wednesday, officials said.
A massive construction project to widen the southwest section of the Beltway is intended to ease congestion for drivers, but those who live nearby say it's coming at the cost of more noise and disruption for their neighborhoods.
While transportation officials ordered the immediate inspection of 27 bridges last week after concrete fell from a Prince George's County overpass, Maryland has dozens of other spans similarly designated as structurally deficient.
Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to visit Baltimore on Tuesday to promote funding that will help police address a backlog of untested rape kits.
Calling heroin a crisis that crosses state boundaries, Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh said Thursday that his office will join counterparts in the Northeast to share information and jointly prosecute drug traffickers.