| Jul 4, 2013
| 2:54 PM
In the years Officer Gary Hatch has patrolled the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, he's been kicked in the shins and pushed and has engaged in a fistfight that bloodied his nose. It's a record he laments.
"I was involved in, like, six or seven really good...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Sheldon Stephens, the first man to claim that “Sesame Street” puppeteer Kevin Clash had an underage relationship with him, filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the former voice of Elmo.
Stephens is the fourth man to sue the Turners Station native,...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:45 AM
"The quality of mercy is not strained.”
The title for this episode comes from Shakespeare’s “Merchant of Venice.” On this Father’s Day, Don could use mercy from his daughter and himself. Instead we find him curled up in a...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Lawmakers in Annapolis rejected a bill this year that would have decriminalized the possession of small amounts of marijuana, but prosecutors in Baltimore City are already ahead of the curve in treating the offense as a public health issue rather than...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 11:30 AM
A group of alleged Black Guerrilla Family members met last December to discuss a robbery with a confidential source, who, unbeknownst to them, was working with the Drug Enforcement Administration. The price of cocaine in Baltimore City at that moment...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 9:40 AM
When Sasscer Hill was growing up, she rode stick horses and plow horses and read "The Black Stallion" novels, a series of books about the friendship between a young boy and a beautiful black Arabian stallion. In the process, she fell in love —...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:47 PM
Baltimore County police and fire crews responded Monday to a report of potentially hazardous materials in a rowhouse in the Parkville-Hillendale area.
Officer Shawn Vinson, a spokesman for the police department, said that shortly after 5 p.m. officers...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 5:39 PM
A 28-year-old Severn man was arrested on multiple gun and drug charges Tuesday after paramedics responded to his home and found his 5-year-old son had ingested methadone, according to Anne Arundel County Police.
Paul Kristopher Brooks, of the 1200...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Regarding Neill Franklin's op-ed ("A caravan for peace," Sept. 9), there is a middle ground between drug prohibition and blanket legalization. Switzerland's heroin maintenance program has been shown to reduce disease, death and crime by providing...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Five men, all from outside Maryland, were arrested Monday night after Howard County Police found three of the men, along with chemicals believed to be methamphetamine, inside an Elkridge hotel room.
Police were responding to an anonymous call, which came...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 7:13 AM
Howard County Police arrested five out-of-state men Monday in connection with a methamphetamine lab in an Elkridge hotel room.
Police arrested Josiah David Marin, 23, of Swansboro, N.C.; Forrest Derrick Rhoades, 34, Sallisaw, Okla.; Joshua Wade Matthews,...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Watching Bill Clinton act as Barack Obama's "No. 1 surrogate," in the words of National Public Radio, is as exquisitely painful as watching a runaway monkey with a paintball gun at a museum.
Most of the pundits have focused on Mr. Clinton's motivations...