| Dec 11, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Aberdeen police report:
A man was exposing himself Thursday at Route 22 and Beards Hill Road.
A theft was reported Thursday in the 600 block of West Bel Air Avenue.
Construction equipment was stolen at the pumping station in the 300 block...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:34 AM
The Ravens promoted rookie safety Omar Brown from the practice squad to the active roster.
"That's something everyone wants in this league is to be on the field, in the action," said Brown, who had a strong preseason with Baltimore after going undrafted...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 3:26 PM
In an effort to reverse an "overwhelming increase" in heroin abuse in Ocean City this year, police in Maryland's largest beach resort launched a broad, weeks-long investigation into the local drug trade — resulting last week in the indictments of...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Property crimes involving drug addicts and highway safety concerns were among topics discussed at two well-attended town hall meetings hosted simultaneously at opposite ends of the county by Harford County Sheriff Jesse Bane and his commanders Saturday....
| Dec 5, 2012
| 2:54 PM
The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 3:55 PM
Residents of northern Harford County have been told by police to be on the lookout for suspicious people and situations that don't seem quite right.
There's good reason for them to be on guard.
Since August, the Harford County Sheriff's Office has...
| May 23, 2012
| 2:52 PM
Singer and songwriter Judy Collins and U.S. Congresswoman Mary Bono Mack spoke at the fifth Women in Recovery luncheon at Father Martin's Ashley Tuesday.
About 190 people attended the event at the alcoholism and drug addiction treatment center, which...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 6:34 PM
As efforts to crack down on the abuse of prescription drugs have worked, a new problem has emerged, with addicts who can no longer get their fix by popping pills turning to the old-fashioned street drug heroin, health and law enforcement officials say....
| Dec 7, 2012
| 10:36 AM
Health officials still aren't certain what is causing the alarming uptick in heroin overdoses that has occurred across Maryland recently. But it would be especially disturbing if the trend turns out to be an unintended consequence of state efforts to...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 9:59 AM
Seniors in Maryland have saved $56.5 million on prescription drug costs because of a provision under health care reform that has eased the Medicare donut hole, new government data has found.
The savings were achieved with rebates and discounts to ease...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:39 AM
It's one thing to dislike a particular piece of legislation (the Affordable Care Act) but it's a stretch to take it to another level with "non-specific" charges against the president such as "exercise of raw power" and "corruption and lawlessness" ("In...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Four men in a Dodge Magnum with Texas plates attempted to flee Ocean City Police early Saturday morning by driving on the boardwalk.
Police said the suspects were first spotted around 6:30 a.m. in the 10-block area near 3rd Street and the boardwalk. As...