| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler has filed a lawsuit against oil company BP over investment losses following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion, alleging that the state's pension fund lost millions after the company misled the public about...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Two Essex businesses were robbed in separate incidents last week in which the suspects either threatened employees with a gun, or implied a weapon
At around 11 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3, a suspect armed with a long-barreled revolver struck a cashier in the...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:36 AM
U.S. banks don't come any bigger than JPMorgan Chase, so no one should be surprised by the size of its settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice that was announced today — $13 billion to end civil litigation regarding mortgage lending...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Students and staff at George D. Lisby Elementary School at Hillsdale were evacuated from the school Monday afternoon after a dishwasher overheated. The dishwasher in the kitchen of the Aberdeen school sustained fire damage, but it was contained...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Joshua Nathaniel Payne, 20, who was described by Howard County police as "armed and dangerous," turned himself in to Frederick authories overnight without incident, Howard police said Saturday.
No other details were immediately available, other than...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:03 PM
A woman unsuccessfully tried to rob a Lothian gas station Friday morning, and a suspect who was arrested bit a detective, Anne Arundel County Police said.
Police said they were called to a BP gas station at 5423 Southern Maryland Blvd. around 8:30 a.m....
| Dec 7, 2013
| 6:56 AM
An Edgewater woman bit a police officer after being arrested Friday for allegedly trying to rob a gas station, Anne Arundel County police said.
A woman in a green sweatshirt and sunglasses used a note to try to rob a BP gas station at 5423 Southern...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 4:01 PM
The following is compiled from local police reports.
Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
If you have any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:23 PM
John Douglas Krebs, 49, of the 1900 block of Bennett Road, was charged Wednesday with violating probation in a case in which he was found guilty of second-degree assault.
Adam William Hamilton, 20, whose mailing address is listed as the 200...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:36 PM
An Upper Marlboro man was arrested in connection with a string of robberies and thefts, Anne Arundel County police said Friday.
Edmond Jarrod Riggs, 35, of the 3800 block of Holloway Circle is being held without bail. He is charged with 35 counts of...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:10 PM
An Elkridge man has been arrested in connection with the armed robbery and attempted carjacking of a woman at an Elkridge gas station earlier this week.
Erik Lee Madison, 28, of the 5700 block of Main Street has been charged with attempted carjacking,...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Residents along Winters Lane in Catonsville were shocked Wednesday morning to hear that a Baltimore County Police officer had been shot and killed in their neighborhood.
Officer Jason Schneider, 36, was inside a residence in the 1200 block of Winters...