Cell Phone

jail

Man Sentenced For Robbing 5 Cell Phone Stores

A man who robbed five cell phone stores at gunpoint has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.

04/23/2015

police incident

Cell Phone Video Captures Police Incident Now Under Investigation

A man is in critical condition following a videotaped encounter with city police. But questions still remain about what happened in the moments after the arrest that put him in the hospital.

04/13/2015

(Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

10 Most Read News Stories In Baltimore In 2014

It’s been an interesting year in Baltimore, with some local stories taking the national spotlight, especially with local athletes.

12/25/2014

(Photo by Attila Kisbenedek/Getty Images)

Does Hunching Over Smartphones Hurt Our Spines?

According to one study, people spend an average of 2-4 hours a day hunched over their smartphones, which puts a lot of stress on the spine.

11/19/2014

simulator

AT&T Simulator Shows Teens The Dangers Of Texting Behind The Wheel

Car crashes are the leading cause of death among teens, and cell phones could be making things worse.

10/29/2014

Handcuffs generic

Baltimore-Bound Passenger Charged For Pre-Flight Cell Phone Dispute

Cleveland authorities say a Maryland traveler who refused to turn off his cellphone and fought with flight attendants as a plane taxied for takeoff has been jailed and charged with aggravated disorderly conduct.

08/22/2014

selfie

Md. Office of Tourism: Snap & Post Your Star-Spangled Selfies For A Prize

Prizes for you pictures. If you own a cell phone, chances are you have taken a selfie or two, but how about getting rewards for your pics?

07/02/2014

Handcuffs generic

4 Charged In Armed Robbery At Cell Phone Store

Howard County Police have charged four people with robbing an Ellicott City cell phone store at gunpoint.

06/26/2014

cell phone theft

Boy, 9, Robbed Of Cell Phone In Laurel

Police say a 9-year-old boy was robbed of a cell phone in Laurel.

06/07/2014

distracted

Distracted Driving Tickets Skyrocket In Md.

Marylanders are getting nailed for distracted driving at an alarming rate. Across the state, police are catching more drivers on the phone behind the wheel.

05/09/2014

cell phone close-up

Supreme Court Takes On Warrantless Cell Phone Searches

A challenge is underway now in the Supreme Court to the current practice of police searching the contents of cell phones during an arrest.

04/30/2014

crash

Proposed Bill Would Increase Penalty For Crashes Caused By Distracted Driving

A heartbroken Maryland mother pushes for change in Annapolis. Three years after losing her young son to a texting-related crash, she made an emotional appeal to toughen up Maryland’s distracted driving laws.

02/26/2014

more