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  • Aberdeen police search for missing man

    Aberdeen police search for missing man
    Aberdeen Police are asking the public to help them find a resident they say has been missing since last Tuesday. Mark Kenneth Dickinson, 54, was last seen at about 5 p.m. on Aug. 19, according to an Aberdeen Police Department news release. Dickinson...
  • Owings Mills man faces attempted murder charge for stabbing man over a cigarette

    Owings Mills man faces attempted murder charge for stabbing man over a cigarette
    A 52-year-old Owings Mills man was arrested and charged with attempted second-degree murder and first-degree assault for stabbing another man Friday night at a train station, Baltimore County Police said. Wilbeck Stewart is accused of stabbing a man...
  • Judge warns privacy of DNA at stake after ruling

    Judge warns privacy of DNA at stake after ruling
    As the state's highest court upheld this week a Harford County rape conviction based on DNA collected from the arm of a police station chair, a veteran judge issued a stark warning about the consequences of the ruling. "The majority's approval of such...
  • Howard Co. police say Xerox has fixed speed camera data errors

    Howard Co. police say Xerox has fixed speed camera data errors
    Howard County police say their speed camera vendor has corrected a year's worth of inaccurate data the company submitted about the cameras there.  In a letter submitted to the County Council this week, Chief Gary Gardner reported that Xerox State &...
  • Whistleblower detective quitting Baltimore Police amid investigation

    A Baltimore Police officer who became a prosecution witness against other officers convicted of misconduct is leaving the department amid an investigation of his own conduct, his attorney confirmed. Det. Joseph Crystal, who said he found a rat on the...
  • Howard Co. inmate charged in murder-for-hire scheme

    Howard Co. inmate charged in murder-for-hire scheme
    An inmate at the Howard County Detention Center in Jessup has been charged in a murder-for-hire scheme after police say he solicited an undercover officer, who was posing as a hit man, to kill two people outside the jail. Bernardo Perez-Garcia, 37,...
  • Hail to the chief [Editorial]

    Hail to the chief  [Editorial]
    Almost exactly two years ago this week Anthony Batts arrived in Baltimore to take over the leadership of the city's police department. Since then Baltimore has seen homicides go up, then come down again as Mr. Batts has instituted reforms, shaken up the...
  • Man who claimed intervention in rape charged in the attack

    Man who claimed intervention in rape charged in the attack
    As detectives were investigating a rape that had occurred in West Baltimore, the phone rang in the sex offense unit. On the line was a "concerned citizen" who said that a man named Corey Braxton had tried to help save a woman from being raped on North...
  • Baltimore police commissioner takes down suspect after shooting

    Baltimore police commissioner takes down suspect after shooting
    As communities across Baltimore gathered Saturday for events designed to address the violence troubling the city, mayhem occurred once more. In a chaotic chain of events, the city's police commissioner came across a shooting in a Northeast neighborhood,...
  • Ellicott City man believed to be suicidal is shot and killed by police

    Ellicott City man believed to be suicidal is shot and killed by police
    Howard County police shot and killed a man they said was suicidal and confronted them with a knife Saturday morning, the second such incident this week in the county. Police said a man called 911 twice around 6:30 a.m. reporting that someone was armed...
  • Md. college campus police also getting military surplus gear

    Md. college campus police also getting military surplus gear
    Three campus police departments in Maryland now own surplus military gear including "riot type" shotguns, M16 assault rifles and an armored truck under a Defense Department program that's sparked new controversy this month. The items are part of more...
  • Arundel chief says he disagrees with union donation supporting Ferguson officer

    Arundel chief says he disagrees with union donation supporting Ferguson officer
    Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis has criticized his officers' union for making a donation in support of a Missouri police officer who fatally shot a teenager. The Anne Arundel County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 70, which represents the...