| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:01 PM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Heather R. Mizeur plans to propose what she calls a "transformational" approach to fighting crime on Wednesday, in which she would eliminate mandatory minimum sentences and use the governor's clemency and pardon powers...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:59 PM
A couple with ties to Maryland is believed to be responsible for the shooting death of a Florida police officer.
Benjamin Holtermann, wanted in connection with crimes in Maryland, shot and killed Deputy Jonathan Scott Pine, 34, after a brief foot...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
If you're in an accident in which someone is injured or killed and police suspect you've been drinking, you're certain to be asked to take a Breathalyzer test or perform a field sobriety check. But if under similar circumstances authorities believe the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 4:46 PM
A Baltimore County councilwoman is seeking to tighten a local ban on synthetic marijuana, saying manufacturers have found ways around a state ban enacted last year as well as federal and county laws.
Councilwoman Vicki Almond said existing laws...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 6:01 PM
In a shoebox of a courtroom at Baltimore's central booking facility on a recent day, Judge Nicole Pastore Klein worked swiftly to determine the price of freedom for men and women accused of crimes. Attempting to disarm a police officer: $150,000....
| 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.
| 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...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:37 PM
In the grand scheme of obstructions at public meetings, Howard County parent Robert Small's insistence on challenging state and local education officials about the new curriculum being implemented based on Common Core standards barely registers. He...
| 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...
| 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....