Crime and Justice

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Teen Sentenced In Solicitation Of Murder Of Dad

A Hagerstown woman who pleaded guilty to solicitation of murder in connection with her father’s death has been sentenced to six years in prison.



Man Gets 5 Life Terms For Md. Police Shootout

A Baltimore judge has sentenced a 37-year-old Catonsville man to five life terms, plus 80 years in prison for firing on police officers during a traffic stop.


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2 Teenaged Best Friends Fatally Shot; 1 Family Speaks Out

City police are pleading with the public for help solving the weekend murders of two teenage best friends in West Baltimore.


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Man Pleads Guilty To Pushing Stranger Into Harbor

A Pasadena man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter for pushing a stranger who couldn’t swim into the Inner Harbor.


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Lie To Police? Councilman Curran Explains His Controversial Comment

Controversial comments. A city councilman’s remarks ignite a debate after he suggests it’s ok to lie to 911 operators in order to get a faster response from city police officers.


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3 From Md. Allegedly Created Alibi That Was A Lie

Prosecutors say three Maryland residents have been charged with lying to a grand jury to create an alibi for a family member.


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New Trial Denied In 1999 Slaying In Md.

A judge has denied a request for a new trial for a man convicted of first-degree murder in the 1999 killing of a 73-year-old woman.


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Md. Lawmakers To Discuss Ridding Death Penalty

This week the fight over the death penalty is back. Lawmakers will hear testimony on a bill to get rid of capital punishment in Maryland. Now there’s strong and surprising words on the controversial issue.



Pa. Man Convicted Of Killing His Mother

A Pennsylvania man has been convicted of second-degree murder for killing his 85-year-old mother by running over her with a truck.


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Man Sentenced To 23 Years For Killing Girlfriend

A Glen Burnie man has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for killing his girlfriend by stabbing her 27 times on New Year’s Day in 2010.



2 Charged With Murder In Westminster Stabbing

Maryland State Police have served two Baltimore men with murder indictments for the stabbing death last year of a Westminster man.


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Police Search For Man Who Robbed Elderly Man

An elderly man was coming back from the bank when police say somebody targeted him there and followed him home. The suspect then threw him down and took his money.