| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:08 PM
A Baltimore City schools police officer pleaded guilty Monday to drug conspiracy charges in U.S. District Court, and faces no less than five years in prison.
Napoleon McLain Jr., 31, a four-year veteran whose father was a longtime Baltimore Police...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 12:36 PM
For far too many young people who get caught up in the criminal justice system, an arrest or conviction for even a minor, non-violent offense can become a one-way ticket to a shrunken future that slams the door on opportunities for the rest of their...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:43 PM
From a home base in Houston, federal authorities say, a Remington native has been directing a cross-country drug operation that shipped large quantities of heroin to Baltimore, New York, New Orleans and elsewhere.
Fred Douglas Brooks III, 46, had...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Officials at the Baltimore jail held "town hall meetings" with Black Guerrilla Family gang members to get tips on how to better operate the institution, a corrections officer told the FBI.
At the get togethers managers and gang members would discuss...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 5:27 PM
About 50 people gathered in Annapolis on Thursday to protest the acquittal of a Glen Burnie man who shot and killed another man last fall.
Relatives and supporters of Kendall Green are hoping the federal government will investigate the case as a hate...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The challenge and threat to the disabled, workers and public sector unions following the Supreme Court's decision in Harris v. Quinn ("Public unions at risk," July 1) is real. Yet again the court has taken action abridging protections afforded working...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Jury selection begins Friday in the murder trial of Joseph Lamont Walker, a New Jersey police officer accused of the fatal shooting of a Lansdowne man during a road rage incident in Anne Arundel County last summer.
The case will go on as scheduled after...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:15 AM
I served 24 years in the United States Army, 21 of them in Special Forces, and I fought in two combat campaigns, El Salvador and Operation Iraqi Freedom. Command Sgt. Major Dan Pitzer, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam and later a senior civilian...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:59 PM
Management at the Baltimore jail held "town hall meetings" with Black Guerrilla Family gang members to get tips on how to better operate the institution, a former corrections officer told the FBI as part of a wide-ranging corruption investigation.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:43 AM
The release of America's only prisoner of war in Afghanistan in a trade for five senior Taliban commanders from U.S. custody took only minutes Saturday. But it followed 31/2 years of secret on-and-off negotiations that produced far less than the White...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 11:16 AM
An investigation into two snowball stand burglaries in Bel Air has resulted in the identification of two suspects – one of whom has an extensive criminal record and was characterized during a bail hearing as a "danger to the community."
| Jul 2, 2014
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a troubling ruling in favor of two corporations that argued that they should not have to provide insurance coverage for their employees' birth control because of the business owners' personal religious beliefs....