| Apr 16, 2014
| 5:14 PM
A Baltimore judge sent a police officer to jail on Wednesday for 45 days after he was convicted of beating a drug suspect who had broken into his girlfriend's home, a rare punishment for a police misconduct case.
A sheriff's deputy clicked handcuffs...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:46 PM
A Baltimore man was arrested on a warrant in Abingdon Wednesday morning in connection with a triple shooting in Baltimore in March that left one person dead, according to the Baltimore Police Department.
Deshawn Richardson, 19, of the 3200 block of...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:00 AM
I declare myself underwhelmed by the "accomplishments" of the 2014 Maryland General Assembly — a minimum wage increase so gradual it will have no effect on the standard of living for the working poor, a $431 million tax break for the heirs of...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:40 PM
A Hampden woman says someone apparently attempted to poison her dog by giving it sausage stuffed with Tylenol on Saturday evening.
Terri Galvan said she found the sausage in the back yard of her home in the 3400 block of Elm Avenue around 11 p.m....
| Apr 2, 2014
| 1:39 PM
A Baltimore City police officer pleaded guilty on Tuesday to two counts of sexual abuse of a 15-year-old girl, the city state's attorney announced.
Frederick Allen, 49, met the victim when she began attending Fort Worthington Police Athletic League...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:26 PM
Smoking near a playground, swimming pool or ball field in Baltimore could bring a fine of up to $500 under a ban the City Council approved Monday.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is expected to sign the legislation, which would make Baltimore the latest...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Authorities have concluded the investigation into the Johns Hopkins gynecologist suspected of recording patients during exams and determined that no one will face criminal charges, according to court records.
Dr. Nikita Levy committed suicide in...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:23 PM
A Baltimore police officer was arrested Wednesday in Howard County and charged with sexual abuse and solicitation of a minor, county police said.
Charles Hagee, 44, of the 8800 block of Goose Landing Circle in Columbia, was arrested after police say he...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:32 PM
Baltimore police Sgt. Keith Mcneill was sitting in his Toyota Tundra, about to leave the garage where his vehicle had been repaired, when he noticed someone lurking around the East Baltimore business.
The off-duty officer called the shop's owner, who...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 5:10 PM
The Baltimore Police Department has instituted a new policy that prohibits officers from stopping people from taping or photographing police actions, the agency said Wednesday.
The new rules were unveiled as the city agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Arthur Turco had defended members of the Black Panther Party across the country, but it was in Baltimore that he would be arrested and jailed — on charges that he and members of the militant group had killed a suspected police informant within their...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 10:49 AM
A city police officer is accused of beating a Jack Russell terrier puppy with a mop, then choking the dog and sending a picture of its dead body to its owner — his girlfriend.
Montgomery County Police have charged Alec Eugene Taylor, 27, of Silver...