| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The following is compiled from police reports. The Columbia Flier includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible.
Cobblefield Drive, 8600 block, noon Jan. 29. Entry gained to Tamar Meadows...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Tricia Lynn Penner, 26, of the 200 block of Mayberry Drive, was charged Friday with violating probation in a case in which she was charged with theft less than $100.
Charles C. Huffman III, 27, of the 2000 block of Tower Road, was charged...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 5:03 PM
It took the Baltimore Police crime lab well over a year to link a Southeast Baltimore man to a 2012 rape because of a backlog in DNA analysis. Before officers could arrest him, police say, he attacked again.
Bernard Burton, 25, was charged last week in...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 8:33 AM
Yolanda Lowe's son and nephew were robbed at gunpoint while walking through Northeast Baltimore, she says, but for days there was no record that such a crime had occurred.
That's because two patrol officers wouldn't take a report and asked her to take...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:04 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
Several items and cash were stolen from a house in the...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:15 AM
Baseball legend Cal Ripken Jr. drew a crowd to the Abingdon library branch earlier this month.
The high-profile reading and discussion by the Hall of Famer of his new book, "Squeeze Play," "was an incredible event," Harford County Public Library...
| Mar 26, 2014
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-...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:00 AM
One evening my sister, Mary, called me, all excited about a news item she saw on ABC's World News with Diane Sawyer. Mary said that it was both sad and beautiful at the same time. The episode, in Sawyer's "America Strong" segment, was titled, "iPods...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Baltimore County police released pictures on Wednesday of two men they want to question in two Pikesville home invasions earlier this month, including one where a man and his daughter were tied up.
Police said two men knocked on the door the home in the...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Amid last year’s Opening Day fanfare there was a somber feeling in the press box at Camden Yards -- a reminder we had lost some old friends the previous offseason, including a longtime sportswriter, an Orioles superfan and Hall of Fame manager...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Brian Keith Knechtle, 27, of the 100 block of Darlington Avenue, was charged Friday with theft below $1,000.
Robert Andrew Buchanan, 59, of the first block of Morning Dove Court, was charged Sunday with second-degree assault.
A theft was...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 9:45 AM
While I am not a native of Baltimore, I have lived in the area for six years now, and I've never seen anything quite as accurate as the commentary written by Eileen Pollock ("Baltimore is no New York," Jan. 13).
I was born and raised in Boston, which is...