| Feb 12, 2013
| 9:00 AM
In the article, "Baltimore Country woman murdered despite police safety" (Feb. 8), Marylanders are again reminded of the efficiency of our justice system. The article's title should have been "Awarding good behavior results in another death," since, not...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 6:19 AM
As Maryland lawmakers debate whether to ban capital punishment in the state, The Sun will host prominent advocates on both sides of the issue for its first Newsmaker Forum of 2013. National NAACP President Benjamin Todd Jealous, who has helped marshal...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:52 AM
The trial began this week for two of the four men police say were involved in the December 2011 killing of Rodney Pridget, 19, outside the Towson Town Center mall.
Baltimore County State's Attorney Scott Shellenberger said jury selection and opening...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 5:26 PM
A Baltimore County grand jury has indicted 15-year-old Robert W. Gladden Jr. on 29 counts in the school shooting that critically injured another Perry Hall High student Aug. 27, the first day of school.
Prosecutors also announced that Gladden's father,...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:32 PM
A Baltimore County Circuit Court jury on Wednesday found Frank Williams, 32, and William Ward III, 45, guilty on counts of first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder and use of a handgun in commission of a felony for their roles in the December 2011...
| 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...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 11:13 AM
The U.S. Attorney's Office is reporting that a Cockeysville man, Leo Aragon Evans, 56, pleaded guilty on Friday, March 9, to producing and possessing child pornography.
The plea was announced by U.S. Attorney for the District of Maryland, Rod Rosenstein,...
| May 14, 2012
| 10:33 AM
As the school year draws to a close, we have many students who have achieved outstanding recognition and awards within our area.
One of those is local Girl Scout Brianna Simkins.
Recently, the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland celebrated its 50th...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:01 PM
An off-duty Baltimore County police officer chased down a 17-year-old Randallstown High School student and killed him during an altercation Wednesday night, police said, after a group of youths threw a rock at the front door of the officer's home.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 5:20 PM
The family of Christopher Brown, the Randallstown teenager who died after a confrontation with an off-duty Baltimore County police officer last week, has met with Baltimore County State's Attorney Scott Shellenberger, who asked for patience and updated...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 4:15 AM
The National Weather Service is calling for Wednesday to be sunny and hot in the Baltimore area, with a high near 98. A heat advisory will be in effect from noon Wednesday until 10 p.m. Thursday. The heat index is expected to reach 100 to 105...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 5:16 PM
The family of Christopher Brown — the Randallstown teen who died this month after an altercation with an off-duty Baltimore County police officer — is demanding the officer be charged.
"An arrest needs to be made," Brown's mother, Chris, told...