| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:30 AM
A Tilghman Island commercial fisherman has been charged with witness tampering and intimidation in a federal investigation into alleged poaching of striped bass from the Chesapeake Bay, prosecutors announced Wednesday.
Michael D. Hayden, Jr., 41,was...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:28 PM
As police investigated allegations that a Maryland fisherman was poaching rockfish, he was threatening witnesses in the hope the trouble would go away, federal authorities allege in charges unsealed Wednesday.
The case against the fisherman, Michael D....
| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:31 AM
A sedan being followed by police slammed into an SUV early Tuesday, killing three people in North Baltimore. The fiery scene sparked a frantic rescue effort and a lengthy investigation that shut down a busy intersection for hours.
| Sep 26, 2013
| 5:31 PM
A Baltimore City Paper reporter testified in a federal murder-for-hire trial Thursday, drawn into the story of a man whose career as a builder and petty criminal he has covered for more than half a decade.
Edward Ericson Jr., a staff writer for the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Pre-trial arguments are expected to be heard Tuesday in a high-profile murder and drug conspiracy case in which most defendants have flipped and attorneys couldn't review evidence with their clients until two days before trial due to safety concerns...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:49 PM
Awaiting trial on charges that he and his crew arranged seven shootings to avenge the death of a family member, Robert G. Moore plotted from prison to kill two Baltimore prosecutors working to keep him behind bars for life, according to court arguments...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:54 AM
The latest high-profile military justice case to come out of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis merits nationwide attention. In a nutshell, it involves allegations of sexual assault of a female midshipman by several members of the Academy...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:29 AM
Susan Burke, the attorney representing the victim of an alleged rape at the U.S. Naval Academy, recently filed an action in federal court to bar the academy's superintendent from deciding whether the case proceeds to a court-martial ("Lawsuit seeks...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 10:47 AM
Detectives completed another round of victim and witness interviews on Wednesday and maintained that they don't believe the beating of a Hispanic man near Patterson Park was spurred on by the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial in Florida — though...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:59 AM
The man found dead in an overturned vehicle in Rodgers Forge this week resided in the block where the shooting took place, according to the commander of the Towson police precinct.
Capt. Richard Howard as part of his monthly report to the Greater Towson...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:08 AM
A 44-year-old man died while in police custody after a struggle with officers during a traffic stop Thursday night in Northeast Baltimore, officials said.
Deputy Commissioner Jerry Rodriguez said officers had pulled over a car for a traffic violation...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 6:02 AM
The family of a 44-year-old man who died after a struggle with police during a traffic stop Thursday in Northeast Baltimore called the incident a "microcosm of greater issues within Baltimore City."
Meanwhile, another witness came forward saying...