Contract In Doubt For Officer-Screening Company In MarylandThe Maryland Department of Juvenile Services is reconsidering its contract with a psychological firm under investigation for allegedly cutting corners when screening police officers to determine their fitness for duty.
Psych Firm That Screens Baltimore Cops Under ReviewA psychological firm paid to evaluate troubled Baltimore police, including a lieutenant charged in the killing of Freddie Gray, is under investigation by the city and has been put on probation by the state police for cutting corners in its mental health screenings of officers.
NSA Reviewing Official's Part-Time Private WorkThe National Security Agency is reviewing its decision to allow a top official to work part time for a cybersecurity firm that is pitching its services to the financial sector, the agency said on Friday.
Japanese Firm Fined $67.7M In Shipping Conspiracy At Port Of BaltimoreA Japanese company is paying a $67.7 million criminal fine to the United States for conspiring to fix prices for international ocean shipping services at the Port of Baltimore and other locations.
Hagerstown Names 6 Partners For Downtown ProjectHagerstown Mayor David Gysberts has announced six partners who will work with a consulting firm to help create a new vision for the city's downtown.
WMDT-TV Announces Sale To Md. Media FirmA Montgomery County media company is buying the Eastern Shore's WMDT-TV, an ABC affiliate station.
Md. Firm Creates Bulletproof Whiteboard For SchoolsIn direct response to the deadly school shooting in Newtown, Conn., armor manufacturer Hardwire LLC has developed a handheld whiteboard for classrooms that can stop a bullet from a handgun fired at point-blank range.
Top Aide To O'Malley Leaving For Lobbying FirmA long-time aide to Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is leaving to take a position with a Maryland lobbying firm.
Washington County Secretly Offers $100,000 To Lure Firm Washington County is offering an unidentified company $100,000 to establish a local operation.
Md. Firm Pays $702K In Army Overbilling Case A defense subcontractor based in Ijamsville is agreeing to a $702,000 settlement of federal charges it overbilled the Army for work on mobile communications systems.
Annapolis Firm Helps Others In U.S. To Go GlobalA slogan like "knock it out of the park" could denote a baseball image to Americans, but could fall flat in other cultures. And that's where the Annapolis-based Compass Languages steps in.
Baltimore Co. Hires Firm To Search For SuperintendentThe Baltimore County school board has hired a national search firm to help choose a new superintendent.