| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:50 AM
There has been great controversy regarding the forcible removal of a Howard County parent from a Maryland State Department of Education town hall meeting a week ago after he insisted on orally asking a politically inconvenient question about the Common...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:24 PM
A 55-year-old Baltimore man has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of involuntary manslaughter after his 16-month-old granddaughter was found dead in a hot truck in mid-July, police said.
The charges filed in Baltimore against Anthony Jerome Towles...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Low-risk criminal defendants would no longer have to raise money for bail before trial under a sweeping overhaul of Maryland's centuries-old pretrial release system being considered by a panel set up by the General Assembly.
| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Baltimore police are seeking a man in connection with a triple shooting in Northeast Baltimore last month that left a woman dead — though the suspect already had another open warrant for his arrest on murder charges.
Darryl Anderson, 25, has...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:26 PM
A first-degree assault charge filed against a Baltimore Police sergeant alleged to have pointed a gun at her son's head has been reduced to carrying a weapon while under the influence of alcohol after the son changed his story, according to prosecutors....
| Jul 4, 2013
| 4:42 PM
For baseball pitchers as well as real estate agents, the key is location, location, location.
That mantra also held true for the hundreds who lined the parade route through the heart of Arbutus to enjoy the town's annual Fourth of July celebration...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 12:27 PM
The state's highest court has overturned the second-degree murder conviction of Thomas B. Harris, convicted of fatally stabbing Karim Cross in a Randallstown bar in 2006, and ordered a new trial.
The Court of Appeals agreed with a decision by the lower...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 6:50 PM
Calling DNA collection from those arrested for certain felonies a "valuable tool for investigating unsolved crimes," Chief Justice John G. Roberts on Monday said there was a "fair prospect" that the nation's high court would overturn a Maryland ruling...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:05 AM
For two hours Tuesday night, members of the Towson Area Citizens on Patrol made their presence felt in every corner of the neighborhood.
They wore out their car horns, waved until their arms were sore and, in one case, used the siren on their personal...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:15 AM
The state court system is backing away from a plan to strip plaintiffs' and defendants' full dates of birth from online court records.
The move was intended to be part of a larger proposal to decrease the risk of identity theft as more court records...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Yes, Baltimore County State's Attorney Scott Shellenberger, a crime was committed, but it wasn't by James Laboard ("Officer found not guilty," June 21).
Mr. Laboard was in his home watching his TV when a gang of kids threw a rock at his front door....
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:29 PM
The head of security at the Baltimore jail failed a polygraph test administered after a federal indictment alleged widespread corruption on her watch, corrections secretary Gary D. Maynard told lawmakers at a hearing in Annapolis.
Shavella Miles is...