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Baltimore Police Being Placed Under City Control After Functioning as State Agency
Now Baltimore City will no longer have to seek approval from the Maryland General Assembly when it comes to policy changes.
November 14, 2022
Maryland State Police Use Helicopter to Rescue Injured Hunter
Just after 8:00 AM, Howard County Fire and Rescue and State Police responded to the Cascade Falls Trail in Ellicott City for a hunter who had fallen about 20 to 30 feet from a tree stand.
October 11, 2022
MD Investigators Solve 51-Year-Old Cop Killing
In October 2021, the 50th anniversary of Captain James Tappen Hall’s homicide, detectives from the Cold Case Unit decided to review the case.
September 7, 2022
13 MD Officers Indicted for Misconduct in Office
The Prince George's County State's Attorney Office has charged 13 current Prince George’s County police officers and one retired county police officer with misconduct in office.
August 26, 2022
Baltimore Officer’s Eyes Damaged by Laser During Response to Street Race
The FOP said that while officers responded, they were pelted with rocks, bottles, and a sergeant took two direct hits to the eyes from a laser beam being used by someone in the crowd.
July 19, 2022
Maryland Officer Saves Ducklings from Storm Drain
When the officer arrived at the scene, less than a half-mile from the station, he heard the sound of ducks calling from inside the drain. The mother duck was standing vigil.
July 15, 2022
Baltimore Sergeant on Life Support After Being Dragged at Traffic Stop
"At some point, the sergeant became engaged with the vehicle," Commissioner Harrison said. "The driver hit the gas and accelerated, dragging the sergeant what we think is about two blocks and striking another car along the way."
June 30, 2022
MD Deputy Killed Trying to Capture Fugitive
The sheriff’s office reports that Deputy First Class Glenn Hilliard, a 16 year veteran law enforcement officer, was killed in Pittsville.
June 13, 2022
MD Agency Suspends Civilian Assistant Chief
The Montgomery County PD says the civilian police chief position was created, in part, to help improve community relations.
June 8, 2022
MD Officer Shot in Gunfight at Apartment Building
Police said officers first responded to the scene for an unknown trouble and heard gunshots in the area.
June 6, 2022
MD County Wants Police in Less "Intimidating" Khaki Uniforms
In the past, Montgomery County police officers wore khaki uniforms. Currently, they wear black.
May 19, 2022
On-Duty Baltimore Detective Carjacked
It happened around 6:15 p.m. when police said the detective was carjacked by three armed suspects.
May 4, 2022
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