| May 18, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Two 44-year-old city men were sentenced to federal prison Friday for taking part in a heroin conspiracy that spread into Baltimore and Anne Arundel counties, the Maryland U.S. attorney’s office announced.
William Larry Diggs Jr. was sentenced 14...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 4:49 AM
It's Easter 1923 and "Boardwalk Empire" is taking some time out from mob wars and political scandal to spend some time with family. Of course, like any good holiday, Easter is a reminder to most of the families on "Boardwalk" that they are far from...
| May 18, 2012
| 6:01 PM
A routine traffic stop in Annapolis on Monday led to the discovery of a large stash of heroin and three arrests, police said in a Friday news release.
The 80.3 grams of heroin seized, which would have been worth $16,000 on the street, were not found in...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Responding to criticism, Baltimore State's Attorney Gregg Bernstein said prosecutors are often in favor of tougher penalties than those handed down by city judges, who have the final say.
Bernstein's comment came after a "court watcher" from North...
| 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
| 9:57 AM
J.K. Rowling's first stab at adult literature, "The Casual Vacancy," won't be released until Thursday, but it's already headed to the top of the best seller lists. It's currently at #3 by Amazon and #2 by Barnes & Noble. Not a bad start.
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:28 AM
In a filthy East Baltimore lot used as a shortcut and as a place to buy heroin, community leaders and relatives of a man who died in police custody railed against the police Tuesday and called for justice in the case.
Anthony Anderson, 46, died in this...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:14 AM
The National Weather Service is calling for Wednesday to be cloudy, with a high near 83 and a 70 percent chance of precipitation. Wednesday night is expected to be cloudy, with a low around 66 and a 60 percent chance of precipitation.TRAFFIC...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Methadone clinics are often seen as the bad neighbor nobody wants.
Residents concerned about crime and other quality-of-life issues often protest if they even hear word of a methadone clinic, which treats those addicted to heroin and other opiates, is...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 10:48 AM
A Severn couple already facing drug and weapons charges after rescue workers and police were called to their house for a report that their child accidentally took methadone are now also under indictment on child abuse and neglect counts.
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:24 PM
Amid the deluge of be-on-the-lookouts and other information dumped on Southern District officers during afternoon roll call Friday, there are three names that stick out to Officer Andre Smith Jr.
They are the light rail robbery suspect, the suspected...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 2:39 PM
A Dundalk man, who the Harford County State's Attorney says has "no regard for ...society," was sentenced this week to serve nearly 30 years in jail for two burglaries and other offenses, including having a handcuff key while he was in jail.