Patrick Maynard

Writer

Patrick Maynard develops news applications for baltimoresun.com and conducts analysis for reporting projects. He lives in Hampden and is originally from Lansing, Michigan. He prefers gist private repositories; a small subset of his projects is published on GitHub

Recent Articles

  • Military provisions include hummer, armored carrier for MSP

    Military provisions include hummer, armored carrier for MSP

    Since April's rioting brought Maryland National Guard vehicles to Baltimore, four Maryland-based police departments have received equipment under a Pentagon provisioning program, according to information from the Defense Logistics Agency. The Maryland State Police received an armored personnel...

  • Businesses hit by vandalism during the Baltimore uprising

    Businesses hit by vandalism during the Baltimore uprising

    On April 27, police responded to rumors on social media by confronting students and others near Mondawmin mall. That encounter between heavily equipped police and residents -- including many looters -- kicked off some of the city's worst property destruction in years, with businesses around Baltimore...

  • Baltimore police limit requests for surplus military goods

    Baltimore police limit requests for surplus military goods

    When President Barack Obama called last week for limiting a controversial federal program that allows law enforcement agencies to obtain surplus military equipment, he pointedly mentioned the unrest in Baltimore. But the city's Police Department had not used the program since 2013, according to...

  • Some Maryland state workers crack million-dollar compensation mark

    Some Maryland state workers crack million-dollar compensation mark

    Looking for the highest-paid state employees? You'll find them in University of Maryland locker rooms in College Park and at its medical school in Baltimore. Men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon has the top spot for the 2014 calendar year, with a $2.2 million gross earnings package, according to...

  • Browse Baltimore County police call data

    Browse Baltimore County police call data

    The Baltimore County Police Department responded to 9,618 calls in the week of October 20-26, according to numbers released Monday. That tally of police calls includes events like cancelled alarms and route corrections, but also higher-profile actions, including robberies and assaults. The weekly...

  • 2013 state salaries: UMCP coaches trade places on top compensation list

    2013 state salaries: UMCP coaches trade places on top compensation list

    Today, the Sun newsroom is rolling out the most recent update to a data set we have been posting for years: Maryland public worker compensations. Readers can use the interface here to learn about the state payroll. Use a popular-search link at the top or explore on your own. Clicking an underlined...

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