| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:55 AM
A Texas truck driver is being investigated for possibly kidnapping a woman who had hitched a ride with him from Dallas to Aberdeen this weekend, Maryland State Police said.
The man was ultimately arrested at Wawa, in the 200 block of Philadelphia...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The year just ended brought a number of significant milestones, most of them good, to the area covered by The Record. The highlights include a couple of noteworthy sports accomplishments, completion of a major highway project, the end of a couple of...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:14 AM
The suicide of former school bus driver and Ohio kidnapper Ariel Castro comes with mixed sentiments, but it serves as a reminder that many other predators like him still live and work among us.
People across America can no longer claim, "It doesn't...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Four men have pleaded guilty in a scheme to extort money and heroin by kidnapping an 8-year-old boy, according to the Baltimore State's Attorney's office.
Raheem Taylor, Randy Ennis, Gary Stokes and Nathaniel Booker pleaded guilty on Friday to charges...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:23 AM
Spies, drones, runaways, yoga and kidnapping: episode five had it all.
The episode was framed by Saul’s duck-hunting trip with the old boys network of DC. Invited by the White House chief of staff, Saul assumes that he was there to network with...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 4:58 PM
As soon as Cal Ripken Jr. found out his mother was missing, he jumped in his car and set out to find her himself.
The Orioles' "Iron Man" got a call from his sister, Elly, about 9 p.m. July 24 saying that someone spotted a car bearing Violet Ripken's...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 4:59 AM
The Iron Man will head to his old stomping grounds Friday to comment on his mother's recent abduction and return.
Cal Ripken Jr., a Hall of Fame former Oriole, will meet with reporters at 10 a.m. at the B&O Warehouse at Oriole Park at Camden Yards to...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Police released a new video Tuesday that shows a man believed to have kidnapped Violet R. Ripken stopping during the abduction to shop at an Anne Arundel County store.
As the investigation continues, Ripken, the 74-year-old mother of Orioles legend Cal...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 6:15 PM
As the investigation into Violet R. Ripken's abduction stretched into an eighth day, police remained silent Wednesday about their leads — a strategy Harford County State's Attorney Joseph I. Cassilly said could ensure the potential suspect doesn't...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Two weeks after Violet Ripken was abducted at gunpoint, she said it was "too soon to share any thoughts" about the ordeal as she took in a game Wednesday night at the Aberdeen stadium named for her famous baseball family.
Ripken, the 74-year-old mother...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Six weeks after the mother of one of Baltimore's most famous baseball players was kidnapped and left bound on the side of the road in her Lincoln Town Car, the case remains a mystery to police.
Aberdeen police say the abduction of Violet R. Ripken in the...