Police Department


City Council Leadership React To Firing Of Comm. Batts

City Council leaders react to the Mayor’s decision on Wednesday after she announced a change in command within the Baltimore Police Department.


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Action Plan Released To Reduce Brutality, Misconduct In Baltimore Police Department

Baltimore’s mayor and city police commissioner unveiled their plan designed to help cut down on the number of incidents of police brutality and misconduct.


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D.C. Police Delay Tickets From New Traffic Cameras

A warning period has been extended for a new set of automated traffic enforcement cameras in the District of Columbia before ticketing drivers for speeding and infractions at stop signs, crosswalks and intersections.



Delmar Moves Toward New Public Safety Building

A town that straddles the Delaware-Maryland border has moved closer to converting its former town hall building into a public safety facility.


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Embattled Anne Arundel County Police Chief Retiring; State Prosecutor To Drop Criminal Investigation

A major shake-up in the Anne Arundel County police department. Chief James Teare will step down amid a scandal rocking the county government.


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Hagerstown Police Chief Retiring

Hagerstown Police Chief Arthur Smith says he’s retiring after 12 years in the western Maryland city.


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Baltimore City Police And Fire Officials Investigating Fatal Fire

The Baltimore City Police Department and fire crews are investigating a fatal fire on Elmer Avenue. Fire crews arrived at the two-story, vacant dwelling with an attached garage after 9:20 p.m.



Evidence Technician In Md. Charged With Theft

A man who worked as a police department evidence technician in Montgomery County has been arrested for allegedly stealing money seized by the department.


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Police Investigating Rape Of 13-Year-Old Girl

The Baltimore Police Department is investigating the rape of a 13-year-old girl in East Baltimore.