Maryland Emergency Management Agency


Suburban Police Seek $1M Repayment For Baltimore Riot Help

Police departments in central Maryland and the Washington area are seeking reimbursements for helping Baltimore police during the city’s April riots.


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Maryland Sending State Troopers To Help New Jersey

Maryland is sending 25 state troopers and workers from Baltimore to assist with recovery efforts in New York and New Jersey following Superstorm Sandy.


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Authorities Hand Out Supplies To Help Residents Cope With The Heat

Both Baltimore and Washington have broken records with temperatures soaring beyond 100 degrees.


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MEMA: Outage Numbers Similar To Isabel Power Losses

About a million Marylanders were without power shortly before the sun came up, similar to the number that lost power in 2003 when Tropical Storm Isabel hit the state.


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O’Malley Names New Director Of MEMA

Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed a new director of the Maryland Emergency Management Agency.


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Baltimore City, County Added To Md. Disaster List

Federal aid is being made available to support recovery efforts in Baltimore and Baltimore County following Hurricane Irene.


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Japan Disaster Prompts Concerns For Md. Nuclear Safety

The unfolding nuclear crisis in Japan has raised concerns over how vulnerable Maryland would be in a similar disaster.


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Md. Officials Urge Caution As Heavy Rains Approach

Maryland emergency management officials are urging residents to use caution as heavy rains approach the
state bringing the potential for flooding.