| Mar 20, 2014
| 11:00 AM
It is unfortunate that Republican gubernatorial candidate David Craig recently called for the repeal of the life-saving Firearms Safety Act of 2013 ("Craig vows to reverse gun laws, seek sales tax break for Md. goods," March 12).
The key provision of...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Two men have been arrested and charged in the shooting and robbery of an Annapolis taxi driver found dead in Crownsville earlier this month, prosecutors said.
Michael Juvan Wallace, 23, of Fort Meade, and Trevor Allen Snead, 17, of Faulkner, face...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Baltimore County Police are searching for suspects in seven separate armed robberies of the Royal Farms store in the 6000 block of Falls Road in Towson, the department announced last week.
Cpl. John Wachter, a police spokesman, said investigators...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A Bel Air man was charged in Elkton Sunday with possession of an illegal handgun, according officials from the Maryland State Police.
Gregory A. Bem, 27, of the 2100 block of Robertson Road, was charged with illegal possession of a handgun in a...
| 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...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:07 PM
An Aberdeen man was charged Tuesday in three armed robberies from the weekend, the Aberdeen Police Department said.
Matthew Steven Allen, 33, of the 300 block of Stevens Circle, was charged with two counts of first-degree assault, one count of second-...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Baltimore County Police Chief James W. Johnson will be honored at the White House on Thursday along with eight other local leaders who have taken steps to reduce gun violence, the Obama administration said Monday.
Johnson testified at an emotional...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:56 PM
More than 300 people banned from owning guns were able to buy them last year because the state police were overwhelmed with background check requests, police said Wednesday.
People with histories of mental illness or convictions for violent misdemeanors,...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 3:57 PM
A man entered Johns Hopkins Hospital with a gun early Tuesday morning and is believed to have fatally shot himself inside an emergency room bathroom, an incident that came days after the medical center held a national symposium on safety inside hospitals....
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:10 AM
The following is compiled from police reports. Descriptions of perpetrators are included only when the description makes identification possible.
Montgomery Road, 5000 block, 6:05 a.m. April 10. 2013 Gray Chevrolet Silverado stolen....
| Feb 26, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Baltimore Police released on Wednesday the 911 call that precipitated a police-involved shooting last week near the city homeless shelter, confirming that officers arriving on scene were responding to a report of a robbery.
In the call, James Hinkle,...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:48 AM
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 410-887-0872....