The former police chief of a small Eastern Shore town that was embroiled in controversy over the in-custody death of a black teenager last year was charged with misconduct in office in an unrelated case.
Dante Bailey, who prosecutors said fashioned himself as the "godfather" of the Murdaland Mafia Piru gang in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, was sentenced to life in federal prison Tuesday after being found guilty of racketeering charges.
The Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter is asking for someone to adopt a 3-year-old dog suffering from an upper respiratory infection, saying the dog “may be passed over because he doesn’t ‘look’ like a dog someone wants to adopt."
The family of Jordan McNair, a Maryland football player who died of heatstroke in May 2018, joined Baltimore city officials in touting newly passed legislation they say will help protect children enrolled in at youth sports programs throughout Baltimore.
Man Bahadur Gurung, 36, pleaded guilty to failing to remain at the scene of an accident that results in death for the hit-and-run that killed Towson University student Mzimazisi Ncube on December 8, 2018.
U.S. Sens. Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin of Maryland have introduced a bill to extend death benefits to ROTC members who die before they’re able to serve their first active duty assignment for the military.