Former Mayor Kurt Schmoke, megachurch pastor Jamal Harrison Bryant and the longtime publisher of the AFRO American newspapers are among the latest to file letters of support for former Mayor Catherine E. Pugh ahead of her sentencing in her federal fraud case later this week.
After the shooting of Baltimore Police detective Sean Suiter, a police SWAT team forced its way into a home next to the lot where the shooting occurred. They didn’t have a warrant and what they found should be tossed out of court, attorneys say
Following former Baltimore Del. Cheryl Glenn’s guilty plea to taking bribes in exchange for introducing legislation, it remains unknown to the public who made the payments that have Glenn facing a likely federal prison sentence.
Federal prosecutors laid out an array of new details from their investigation into former Baltimore Mayor Catherine E. Pugh in documents filed Thursday as they argued she should receive nearly five years in prison for conspiracy and tax evasion.
A Baltimore business owner convicted by a federal jury of conspiring to burn down his business to collect $15 million in insurance proceeds was sentenced to 15-years in federal prison Wednesday afternoon.
A federal prosecutor in Baltimore has resigned from a special assignment handling the case of longtime GOP operative Roger Stone after the Department of Justice said it would intervene to scale back the prosecution team’s sentencing recommendation.
The federal prosecutor found dead in a small creek on Dec. 4, 2003, stabbed 36 times and with his throat slit. His death remains ruled a homicide, but the federal investigators believe he committed suicide.
The actions of the corrupt Gun Trace Task Force police squad were egregious. But on Monday, the city is asking the state’s highest court to decide whether it was so bad it lets them off the hook from paying for the officers’ actions.
A federal jury handed down guilty verdicts Wednesday afternoon against two men for the 2016 killing of a Baltimore teacher’s aide who prosecutors said was mistaken for a whistleblower in a health fraud case.
Former Baltimore delegate Cheryl Glenn’s defense attorney said he “fully expects” the federal corruption case against her to be “resolved” at an arraignment hearing in U.S. District Court Wednesday afternoon.
Convicted Gun Trace Task Force leader Wayne Jenkins is speaking out for the first time, saying in a letter from prison that he was coerced into taking a plea and that he never stole money or planted evidence.
Federal prosecutors have charged a third Baltimore Police officer in connection with a BB gun planting incident from 2014, and also accused him with being involved in a separate incident of planting drugs a year later.
The Baltimore medical examiner’s office has opened an investigation into the death of a Baltimore Ravens fan who slipped and fell on steps inside M&T Bank Stadium during a playoff game Saturday, an agency spokesman said.
Hundreds of pages of federal court documents obtained by The Sun reveal for the first time the deep involvement of federal law enforcement, and shed new light on raids and investigative work performed by city police.
The Anne Arundel County Police SWAT team was tied up on a protective detail with the Secret Service on Friday, prompting the FBI to respond to a family disturbance call that ended with a man fatally shot by officers.
Harrison as recently as two months ago said he could not support the plane, as members of the Greater Baltimore Committee endorsed the program and a prominent pastor presented a poll that claimed community support.
State and federal law enforcement agencies announced sweeping charges against two drug gangs Tuesday afternoon, bringing drug charges against 16 people and one count of murder for the February, 2019 killing of Jasper Thomas.
Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison on Thursday said more “investigative steps” are needed into Det. Sean Suiter 2017 shooting death, saying the came remains open a week after pronouncing it closed.
A former police officer in Philadelphia and Baltimore was sentenced to nine years in federal prison Friday afternoon for helping a member of the Gun Trace Task Force sell drugs taken off the street here.