A man who robbed five cell phone stores at gunpoint has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.
A 62-year-old man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for setting a fire that destroyed a Federalsburg minimart nearly four years ago.
Corrections officials say a dog with the K9 unit at the Cumberland prison complex died when the car it was traveling in caught fire. A second corrections dog was rescued by two officers, who were not hurt.
Maryland senators on Friday passionately debated a bill that would designate judges, rather than juries, to decide life without parole sentences.
A woman who pleaded guilty to assault after spraying her husband’s heart pills with insecticide has been sentenced to time served.
Maryland’s prison agency says it’s barring visitors from the maximum-security Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland while authorities check on an undisclosed security issue.
A stockbroker who prosecutors say defrauded clients of more than $2.3 million has been sentenced to more than 8 years in prison.
A bill to repeal mandatory minimum prison sentences for certain drug-related charges has cleared the Maryland House of Delegates.
The Maryland Senate has voted in favor of a bill restoring voting rights to ex-felons immediately after their release from prison.
A Cambridge man who pleaded guilty to selling cocaine has been sentenced to 7 years in prison.
A western Maryland man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for fatally stabbing his former girlfriend at her Boonsboro home.
The family of a man found dead under a bridge a week after he was released from jail on Maryland’s Eastern Shore is blaming the detention facility for contributing to his death.