There’s a federal push to stop cell phone theft in its tracks. It’s a new plan to put a kill switch in every phone and render it useless for criminals.
Cell phone theft is one of the fastest growing crimes in the country. In fact, the FCC says cell phones are taken in about 40 percent of all robberies. Now Baltimore County leaders say they have a plan to do something about it.
The Federal Communications Commission considers lifting the ban on using cell phones in-flight. Right now, making calls while the plane is in the air is not allowed.
Stunning new revelations about wide-ranging surveillance by the NSA. The government is amassing a staggering amount of information from cell phones, and that’s drawing sharp criticism from privacy advocates.
A life saving effort is underway to convince people not to text or use cell phones while driving.
College move-in day turns into a terrifying experience. Four Johns Hopkins students are targeted by armed robbers.Police say those thieves were after one specific item.
Stolen by force! Baltimore City police say cell phones are becoming the item to steal on city streets.
Ocean City Police say officers found three stolen cell phones after the owners tracked the devices and one of them was heard ringing in a suspect’s pocket.
Smart phones can do almost anything. Police are hoping that more of them will help find missing children.
Maryland State Police say Amber alerts are now being sent to all cell phones designed to receive wireless emergency alerts.
In Annapolis, there’s a new push to restrict what drivers can and can’t do with their cell phones behind the wheel.
Cell phones in bras: It’s where some women tuck them, if they don’t have pockets or a purse.