How To Monitor Your Identity & Avoid Becoming A Victim Of Identify Theft

The federal government is looking into how hackers may have broken into the U.S. government’s networks, risking the personal information of the entire federal workforce.


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Baltimore Police ID Man Killed On Seville Avenue

Authorities in Baltimore are identifying a man killed in one of the city’s first murders of 2015.


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Md. Rep. Hoping To Protect Consumers From Hackers This Holiday Season

Five-hundred million. That’s the staggering number of records compromised through data security breaches in the past year.


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Man Sentenced In Scheme To Fraudulently Buy Cars

A Tennessee man has been sentenced to three and a half years in prison for trying to buy luxury vehicles using stolen identities.


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Md. Police ID 2 Killed In Crash Near Salisbury

Maryland State Police are identifying a Salisbury couple killed in a New Year’s Eve crash in Wicomico County.


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Men Who Died When Boat Capsized Identified

Maryland Natural Resources Police have identified two men who died after a boat capsized in St. Mary’s County.


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Police ID Suspects, Victim In Double Shooting

We now know the identity of the suspects and the victim of a double shooting in West Baltimore.


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Morgan State Graduate Student 1 Of 2 Found Shot In Burning Car

Police have identified two people found fatally shot in a burning car. Morgan State University confirms one of the victims was a graduate student.


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Tips For Md.’s New Child Identity Theft Law

Attorney General Doug Gansler is providing some tips for parents who want to take advantage of a new Maryland law to protect children from identity theft.


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Md. Man Pleads Guilty To Identity Theft

A Salisbury man has pleaded guilty to using information stolen from clients of a residential mental health program to open bank accounts.



Skeletal Remains Still Unidentified

The Office of the State Medical Examiner says that it has not identified the skeletal remains found near Frederick.


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19-Year-Old Marine Found Dead At Fort Meade

The Naval Criminal Investigative Service is investigating the death of a Marine whose body was found in his barracks room in Fort Meade.