A Baltimore City lawsuit settlement sparks major police policy and training reforms that affect everyone with a cell phone camera.
Some of Maryland’s local jails still shackle female inmates as they’re giving birth–a harmful and unnecessary practice, women’s advocates say.
Ocean City is settling a free-speech challenge of the town’s noise ordinance by a boardwalk violinist.
The ACLU calls attention to the Baltimore Police Department’s use of “stop and frisk” after records show the tactic isn’t getting the results you’d expect.
The American Civil Liberties Union says a state senator is seeking to limit local police involvement in immigration enforcement.
Get behind the wheel in Maryland, and there’s a good chance you’re being followed. Not in the traditional sense, but by license plate readers.
A rapidly growing network of police cameras is capturing, storing and sharing data on license plates, making it possible to stitch together people’s movements whether they are stuck in a commute, making tracks to the beach or up to no good.
Josh Welch got in trouble for something he did in school. Now it seems a lot of people Josh doesn’t know want to be his friend.
The Maryland House Judiciary Committee is considering a bill that would allow law enforcement officials to obtain location records from mobile devices without a search warran
Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold faces another lawsuit. The suit stems from a so-called “enemies list,” information he’s accused of compiling on his political opponents.
Women in the U.S. military are fighting the government for its policy banning female servicemembers from direct combat roles. A Maryland soldier is at the center of the controversial issue. She’s suing the Department of Defense, saying the policy hurts her chances for a promotion.
Many police departments have cameras to record you. Now, a civil rights group says you should be able to turn the cameras on police without fear.