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  • Baltimore man arrested for stabbing at Glen Burnie light rail stop

    Baltimore man arrested for stabbing at Glen Burnie light rail stop
    Anne Arundel County Police arrested a man who they said stabbed another man during a fight at a Glen Burnie light rail station Tuesday night. An officer patrolling near the Cromwell station saw two men fighting shortly after 10 p.m., police said. By...
  • Howard's two fatal police shootings put mental health in focus

    Howard's two fatal police shootings put mental health in focus
    Two Ellicott City residents who Howard County police believe were suffering from mental health issues were killed last week in separate police-involved shootings – incidents that the county's top elected official says reinforces the need for more...
  • Man who died following arrest last week had previous encounters with Harford Sheriff's Office

    Man who died following arrest last week had previous encounters with Harford Sheriff's Office
    A man who died after being stunned and arrested by Harford County Sheriff's Office deputies, following a vehicle pursuit into Baltimore County last week, had a history of brushes with the law, including one conviction for possession of cocaine with intent...
  • Rural Harford neighborhood in shock following murder-suicide

    Rural Harford neighborhood in shock following murder-suicide
    Neighbors said they were shocked by the deaths of a northern Harford County couple who were found shot to death Monday in what police say was an apparent murder-suicide. One man who lives near the dead couple's home in the 1500 block of Robinson Mill...
  • Police identify officers who fatally shot Ellicott City man

    Police identify officers who fatally shot Ellicott City man
    Two Howard County police officers who fatally shot an Ellicott City man they said charged at them with a knife last Saturday were identified by the department Tuesday. Howard police also identified the man who was shot. Russel DiAngelo, 25, a four-...
  • FBI assists in search for two teens missing from Elkton

    FBI assists in search for two teens missing from Elkton
    Two male teenagers who disappeared from the Elkton area under suspicious circumstances last week remain missing, and the FBI is now offering a $5,000 reward for tips in the search. The teens, 16-year-old Jesse Veasey Jr. and 19-year-old Ricardo Eugene...
  • Black police officers decry union's legal fund donation [Commentary]

    Black police officers decry union's legal fund donation [Commentary]
    African American Officers of the Anne Arundel County Police Department were shocked and taken back by the donation to the defense fund for Officer Darren Wilson of Ferguson, Mo., by the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 70 Board of Directors. While we...
  • Man died from self-inflicted gunshot wound at Baltimore Police station

    Man died from self-inflicted gunshot wound at Baltimore Police station
    An autopsy has confirmed that a man who was fatally shot inside of a Baltimore Police district station died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, prosecutors said. Tyree Woodson, 38, had been taken into custody on Aug. 5 in connection with a shooting...
  • The $1,070 message [Editorial]

    The $1,070 message  [Editorial]
    One of the first traits police recruiters ought to look for in their candidates is empathy. After all, at the heart of law enforcement is understanding the behavior of human beings and without some insight into what motivates their actions — for...
  • Howard Co. police to conduct sobriety checkpoint Labor Day weekend

    Howard Co. police to conduct sobriety checkpoint Labor Day weekend
    The Howard County police department will conduct a sobriety checkpoint at an undisclosed location on Labor Day weekend, according to a news release. The checkpoint will be clearly marked with signs, lights and uniformed officers. The department conducts...
  • Cloning Capt. Ron Johnson [Commentary]

    Cloning Capt. Ron Johnson [Commentary]
    One of the unsung blessings of Twitter is the way it continually reminds us that willful ignorance is alive and thriving in the American body politic. In the past week, we were treated to widely retweeted photos purporting to show Capt. Ron Johnson of...
  • Maryland health department cautions contractors on police, fire reports

    Maryland health department cautions contractors on police, fire reports
    Maryland's health department has alerted state contractors caring for disabled adults and children that they are obligated to report incidents at their facilities that involve police, fire and medical assistance. The advisory — which comes as...