| Dec 27, 2012
Baltimore police have enlisted state troopers to help with patrols as the city confronts a spike in crime, a move that puts to an end years of disagreement between the two agencies over the state force's role in local law enforcement.
With the Maryland...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Defense attorneys for the man accused of murdering Phylicia Barnes have filed motions claiming to have a witness who saw the teen alive in Cecil County and attacking the credibility of the lead police detective who investigated the case.
In a motion...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:31 AM
Traffic is likely to be impacted in Baltimore and Anne Arundel counties today by the funeral procession for Forrest "Dino" Taylor, a veteran Baltimore City police officer who died Aug. 29, according to Maryland State Police.
Taylor, 44, of Annapolis, was...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:31 PM
Baltimore police officer Daniel Redd was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court to 20 years in federal prison for dealing drugs, bringing a close to a years-long probe into corruption accusations against the Northwest District veteran.
| Sep 25, 2012
| 5:01 AM
A 35-year-old man died early Tuesday as the result of a shooting in the Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood.
City police found the victim at 12:50 a.m. in the 1800 block of Mosher Street, near North Fulton Avenue and within a few blocks from the Baltimore...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:09 PM
A City Council resolution requesting that the Baltimore Police Department share active 911 responses online was met with resistance from police officials Tuesday during an initial reading before the public safety committee.
Police said the city's...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 1:39 PM
One of the Baltimore Police Department's top commanders has reversed his decision to retire after meeting with the new commissioner-designate Anthony Batts, officials say.
Col. Jesse Oden, a 33-year veteran who oversees criminal investigations, filed...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 7:10 PM
It was the art theft investigation that went nowhere.
When a landscape painted by Pierre-Auguste Renoir was stolen from the Baltimore Museum of Art on Nov. 17, 1951, there were no newspaper headlines. The report filed by the Baltimore Police Department...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced that 12 new surveillance cameras will be installed along Charles Street in Midtown.
"The CitiWatch program is a vital part of Baltimore's effort to reduce violent crime in our neighborhoods. The cameras serve...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 3:00 AM
After 31 years in local law enforcement, I'd often tell myself that I had seen and experienced every act of cruelty man can inflict.
In light of the despicable act of violence this month in Newtown, Conn., I was clearly wrong. We are learning more,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Two of the Baltimore Police Department's top commanders have notified the department that they intend to retire, moves that come as Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts prepares to reshape the agency in coming weeks.
The commanders are Col. Jesse Oden,...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 1:55 PM
With the violent attack on a Connecticut elementary school weighing on many minds, hundreds of people turned in 461 guns to Baltimore police at a buyback Saturday.
Sonia White, a 65-year-old Baltimore County grandmother, was turning in her husband's old...