In recent months, Steven I. Kroll's position has evolved from one that deals with ethics and training issues, to serving as a special outside counsel for cases in which prosecutors say their offices have a potential conflict of interest.
An outside prosecutor is being called in take charge of the investigation and possible "legal steps" involving Baltimore Clerk of Circuit Court Frank M. Conaway Sr., a spokesman for the State's Attorney's Office said Tuesday.
State police say Baltimore Clerk of Courts Frank M. Conaway Sr.'s permit to carry a concealed handgun expired in March, raising the possibility that he could face criminal charges after Monday's altercation with a blogger.
One of Baltimore's most bizarre political sideshows took an ugly twist Monday, with police acknowledging that they were investigating a morning altercation between Clerk of Courts Frank M. Conaway Sr. and blogger Adam Meister.
Belinda Conaway, a two-term City Councilwoman, chair of the council's budget committee and the daughter of a prominent political family, has launched a write-in campaign in which she paints herself as an enemy of the political establishment.
Stephanie Rawlings-Blake glided to victory in Tuesday's Democratic primary, securing a full four-year term in Baltimore's highest office, as voters chose her calm, steady style over her opponents' calls for an overhaul of city government.
Mere seconds after setting his foot on the bustling sidewalk outside of Lexington Market, Frank M. Conaway Sr. is surrounded first by a small group of admirers, quickly followed by hordes of hanger-ons howling his name.