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  • Woman harrassing customers at Aberdeen Walmart [Police blotter]

    Aberdeen Shannon Lee McMillan, 34, of the 800 block of West Bel Air Avenue, was charged Friday with taking a motor vehicle, unauthorized removal of property and theft between $10,000 and $100,000. Joseph Leo Severn, 30, of the 100 block of West Inca...
  • Comments on the Zimmerman case in Florida [Letter]

    On a rainy 2012 February night in Sanford, Fla., a gunshot to the chest of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin ended his life. He was shot by 29-year-old George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch coordinator. Because Martin was black and Zimmerman was labeled by some...
  • Family of man who died in custody asks witnesses to speak out

    Family of man who died in custody asks witnesses to speak out
    Family members of a man who died in police custody last week in Northeast Baltimore made emotional pleas Tuesday at a candlelight vigil for witnesses to come forward with what they saw. Gathered on the corner of Kitmore Road and Kelway Road, where Tyrone...
  • Severn man arrested in Odenton shooting

    Severn man arrested in Odenton shooting
    A 22-year-old Severn man has been charged with three counts of attempted first-degree murder in a shooting in Odenton, after police spotted him driving out of the area late Tuesday night, Anne Arundel County Police said Wednesday. Andrew Gary Neale, 22,...
  • Retired judge in Unger ruling had long advocated overturning convictions

    For more than three decades, a Maryland Court of Appeals judge argued that the state's jury instructions were fundamentally unfair, writing blistering dissenting opinions. But it was only in retirement — called back to hear the case of convicted...
  • Martin's 'innocence' a liberal concoction

    Martin's 'innocence' a liberal concoction
    Grafton R. Hersperger's letter to the editor ("Zimmerman was wrong," July 22) expresses views that can be taken seriously only in Liberal World. He states that George Zimmerman "should be held 100 percent responsible" for the incident that resulted in...
  • Former security guard at GBMC sentenced in attempted rape

    Former security guard at GBMC sentenced in attempted rape
    A former security guard at Greater Baltimore Medical Center was sentenced Wednesday to 50 years in prison for attempted rape after he burglarized a Towson apartment last year, prosecutors said. Prosecutors said Ricky Bostic, 44, broke into a residence...
  • Four Florida men arrested in Arundel in car thefts conspiracy

    Four Florida men arrested in Arundel in car thefts conspiracy
    Four men from Florida were arrested on conspiracy theft charges this week in Anne Arundel County after a tip from a victim in Laurel led police to a hotel in Bowie — where evidence was uncovered that linked the men to thefts in multiple other states...
  • Diversion, not mass incarceration, will reduce crime

    If the state of Maryland is serious about reducing crime, we need to be more proactive about preventive programs and seriously consider diversion programs for our youth. The recent ACLU report on arrests for marijuana possession and The Sun's June 8...
  • Baltimore man convicted of Union Square murder by sword

    Baltimore man convicted of Union Square murder by sword
    A 46-year-old Baltimore man has been convicted of second-degree murder in the 2012 city killing of another man over a football debt, in which he used a sword he had concealed in a cane, Baltimore State's Attorney Gregg L. Bernstein's office announced...
  • State Police sobriety checkpoint in Fallston results in seven arrests

    Maryland State Police arrested seven people suspected of drunk driving during a sobriety checkpoint in Fallston early on the morning of July 14. The checkpoint was conducted from midnight to 4 a.m. at Routes 152 and 147, according to a State Police news...
  • Towson-based attorney indicted on drug-related charges

    Towson-based attorney indicted on drug-related charges
    A Baltimore County grand jury has indicted a defense attorney based in Towson and 12 other people on drug-related charges, court records show. Jill Swerdlin, 46, who has served as a private defense attorney for the past five years, and previously as a...