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Man Wanted For Stealing Cell Phones & Punching Sprint Employee

Police are searching for a man accused of stealing cell phones, punching an employee and hitting a customer with his vehicle as he fled the scene.

09/24/2013

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Curbing Thefts: City Council Votes To Ban Cash-For-Cell Phone Kiosks

The City Council has voted to permanently ban the kiosks that buy cell phones on the spot and instantly dispense money to the buyer.

09/16/2013

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Police Arrest 3 Teens In Recent String Of Cell Phone Robberies

Three city teens are under arrest for at least 20 attacks in different parts of Baltimore. Police say they carjacked vehicles, then used the stolen cars to ambush people and rob them.

08/16/2013

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Growing Trend: More Thieves Snatching Cell Phones Right Out Of Victims’ Hands

A brazen cell phone theft–caught on camera. It’s a crime that’s becoming too common across the nation and here in Baltimore.

08/16/2013

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Man Run Over By Car After Argument Over Cell Phone

Howard County police say one man ran over another man with his car after the two argued over the return of a cellphone in Laurel.

08/09/2013

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More Pedestrians Getting Injured While Distracted By Using Cell Phones

A new study shows that walking while using a cell phone can be dangerous and even deadly.

06/24/2013

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Ex-CIA Worker From Md. Revealed As Source Of Spy Agency Leaks

A 29-year-old contractor, who lived in Maryland and claims to have worked at the National Security Agency and the CIA, was revealed Sunday as the source of disclosures about the U.S. government’s secret surveillance programs, risking prosecution by the U.S. government.

06/09/2013

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Md. Strengthens Distracted Driving Law

Maryland lawmakers have strengthened distracted driving laws.

04/08/2013

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New Bill Makes Talking On Handheld Cell Phone While Driving Primary Offense

State lawmakers are cracking down on drivers who talk on handheld cell phones when they’re behind the wheel.

03/25/2013

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Federalsburg Mayor Robbed Of Cell Phone

The mayor of Federalsburg says he was robbed of his cell phone after he gave a man a ride in his pickup truck.

03/14/2013

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Lawyers Defending Baltimore City Police In Preakness Lawsuit Fined For Intimidation

Lawyers for the Baltimore City Police are accused of harassment and intimidation. It all stems from a lawsuit filed against police by a man who videotaped officers violently arresting a woman at the Preakness.

03/08/2013

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ACLU Opposes Cell Phone Tracking Information Bill

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

02/05/2013

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