| May 14, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Five years after burying his father, Samuel W. Moore could no longer find the grave.
That was 1976, and Mount Auburn Cemetery, one of the oldest African-American burial grounds in the country, was overcome with stickerbushes, weeds and garbage —...
| May 19, 2012
| 2:23 PM
Visitors to Baltimore's downtown on summer weekends will see up to 50 additional police officers, a show of force aimed at preventing a repeat of St. Patrick's Day, when hundreds of youths battled and a tourist was beaten — scenes the mayor...
| May 25, 2012
| 3:14 PM
The cops surely picked the wrong place to drink after work -- their chief's favorite morning hangout, Miss Shirley's, especially since they were in partial police uniform.
But here's the other question this raises -- what were they drinking? The...
| Jun 10, 2012
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has named an advisory panel to assist in the search for the city's next police commissioner following the retirement of Frederick H. Bealefeld III.
The mayor's office said the panel will conduct interviews of...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 12:37 PM
For the first time in years, Baltimore has fallen out of the top five in national murder rate, according to statistics for 2011 compiled by the FBI and released Monday.
Baltimore saw a 12 percent decline in murders last year, with the total dropping...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:06 PM
For the first time in years, Baltimore is no longer among the nation's five deadliest cities, according to statistics for 2011 compiled by the FBI and released Monday.
Baltimore saw a 12 percent decline in murders last year, with the total dropping below...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:20 AM
ON THE SITE...
Alston convicted of theft, misconduct in office: The freshman state delegate from Prince George's County, was convicted of dipping into legislative funds for $800 in January 2011. Jurors deliberated for more than two hours.
| Jun 18, 2012
| 9:22 AM
ON THE SITE...
Man shot twice expected to survive: Victim was found shot twice early Monday in the Ellwood Park neighborhood of east Baltimore.
FedEx Field skybox lets Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown entertain lobbyists, politicians: Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 4:23 AM
Today's forecast calls for it to be mostly cloudy with a high near 86 and a 20 percent chance of precipitation. Tonight is expected to be partly cloudy, with a low around 77. But temperatures will heat up on Wednesday, when it's expected to be...
| Oct 14, 2011
The Baltimore Police Department has for years failed to conduct "after-action" reviews of police-involved shootings that are used for training officers who may find themselves in similar, potentially violent situations.
The revelation — a violation...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 5:53 PM
The owner of a dress shop is so fearful of crime along Greenmount Avenue in Waverly that she keeps the door locked even when her shop is open. The man who runs a discount store a block away feels it is safe enough to stroll the avenue with his three young...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 5:27 PM
State police said Baltimore Clerk of Circuit Court Frank M. Conaway Sr.'s permit to carry a concealed handgun expired in March, raising the possibility that he could face criminal charges after Monday's altercation with a blogger.
According to city...