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  • Burning questions: ATF sets Ellicott City home on fire to train investigators

    Burning questions: ATF sets Ellicott City home on fire to train investigators
    Through cameras installed in the walls, the investigators watched the blaze from its beginning, starting slowly on a pillow cushion before spreading quickly to the couch and the floor. The temperature in the room rose until the flashover point, when the...
  • Records: Flanagan had threatened suicide before

    Records: Flanagan had threatened suicide before
    Former Orioles pitcher Mike Flanagan had threatened to commit suicide several times before taking his life last month, police records show. In an interview with police detectives, Flanagan's wife described several occasions in which he grabbed a...
  • Baltimore ATF gets new chief amid shakeup

    A top supervisor with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is being reassigned to lead the Baltimore field office as the beleaguered agency attempts to remake itself amid the fallout from a failed gun-tracking operation along the...
  • Shooting raises questions on gun safety, policy

    Shooting raises questions on gun safety, policy
    The shotgun that Robert Wayne Gladden Jr. allegedly used in last week's shooting at Perry Hall High School wasn't registered with the state. Under Maryland law, that wasn't required. Police also say the 15-year-old Gladden should never have been able...
  • Police say big bangs at training center are no cause for worry

    SYKESVILLE — The Baltimore office of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives ¬†and the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions are alerting residents in the Sykesville area that big bangs on Monday, July 23, are no cause...
  • Secret Service to receive ethics training at Hopkins

    Secret Service to receive ethics training at Hopkins
    About 100 U.S. Secret Service agents will take part in a two-day ethics training this week to be overseen by professors at the Johns Hopkins University — a response to the widening prostitution scandal that began in Colombia, agency and university...
  • No answers yet in fatal ambush of Pennsylvania state trooper

    A investigation continued in northeast Pennsylvania on Sunday after a state trooper was killed and another was critically wounded in an apparent shooting ambush over the weekend. No suspect or suspects have been identified in the Friday night attack,...
  • State police following up on dozens of leads in trooper shootings

    State police following up on dozens of leads in trooper shootings
    BLOOMING GROVE TOWNSHIP, Pike County — Pennsylvania State Police were following up on dozens of leads Sunday, as they continued to investigate an ambush Friday night at the Blooming Grove state police barracks that killed one trooper and injured...
  • Misconduct at Justice Department isn't always prosecuted

    WASHINGTON Dozens of Justice Department officials, ranging from FBI special agents and prison wardens to high-level federal prosecutors, have escaped prosecution or firing in recent years despite findings of misconduct by the department's own internal...
  • Grand jury to investigate blast at Florida jail

    TALLAHASSEE (Reuters) - A Florida Panhandle grand jury will start hearings later this month on an explosion that killed two inmates and paralyzed a jailer last spring, a state prosecutor said on Monday. More than 180 people were injured by the blast,...
  • 14 arrested in federal gun-trafficking sting

    14 arrested in federal gun-trafficking sting
    More than a dozen people face federal gun charges after a monthslong Chicago-area sting operation led investigators to confiscate more than 100 guns, officials said today. Fourteen people, 12 of them convicted felons, were charged in the investigation,...
  • Explosion kills 2, injures 1 at Granite City, Ill., recycling plant

    GRANITE CITY, Ill. Police say they are investigating what went wrong Monday when a mortar round exploded at the Totall Metal Recycling plant here, killing two workers and injuring a third. Police Chief Rich Miller said the two employees died at the scene...