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Growing Alarm About Drone Interference

There’s growing alarm about drones interfering with planes, fire and police operations. Some lawmakers want it to stop before it’s too late.

08/11/2015

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Court Rules Police Can Use Volunteered DNA In Other Cases

Maryland police can retain and use a person’s legally obtained DNA to investigate unrelated criminal cases, the state’s highest court ruled Tuesday.

08/11/2015

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Large Group Of Dirt Bikers Stand Off With City Police In Riot Gear

A frightening scene in Northwest Baltimore. City police in riot gear face off with a large crowd of people gathering to watch illegal dirt bikes.

08/10/2015

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Contract In Doubt For Officer-Screening Company In Maryland

The 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.

08/10/2015

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Police In Riot Gear Clear Large Crowd Of Dirt Bikers In Baltimore

A massive police response in the area Druid Hill Park on Sunday night where authorities attempted to disperse hundreds of dirt bikers.

08/09/2015

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Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested After Police Pursuit In AACo.

A bank robbery suspect is in custody after fleeing police in Anne Arundel County.

08/08/2015

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Faith And City Leaders Work To Mend A Broken City

Police say they have investigated six shootings since Friday afternoon, one of them fatal, marking the 196th homicide in the city since the start of the year.

08/08/2015

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Maryland Officials Airlift Cruise Ship Passenger To Hospital

The Maryland State Police says one of their helicopter crews has airlifted a cruise ship passenger from a ship in the Chesapeake Bay to a Maryland hospital.

08/08/2015

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Police Pursuit Ends With Crash In Southwest Baltimore

A dangerous drive through Baltimore City and two counties, as police track a driver who just won’t stop. It all ends with a spectacular crash and suspects in custody.

08/06/2015

Freddie Gray apprehended by Baltimore Police on April 12, 2015. Credit: WJZ

Psych Firm That Screens Baltimore Cops Under Review

A 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.

08/05/2015

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Police Identify Couple In Gas Station Murder-Suicide

Montgomery County Police have released the identities of a woman who was fatally shot by a man who then killed himself.

08/05/2015

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Rep. Cummings: ‘Black Lives Have To Matter To Black People’

The nonstop spike in crime from month to month has one of Maryland’s top congressional leaders begging for an end to what he calls “black on black” violence.

08/04/2015

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