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City Council President Calls Body Camera Pushback ‘Political BS’

The Baltimore City Council’s Public Safety Committee is hosting a public hearing Tuesday on legislation that would require city police to wear body cameras.

10/28/2014

This picture taken 26 December 2011 shows the Pentagon building in Washington, DC.  The Pentagon, which is the headquarters of the United States Department of Defense (DOD), is the world's largest office building by floor area, with about 6,500,000 sq ft (600,000 m2), of which 3,700,000 sq ft (340,000 m2) are used as offices.  Approximately 23,000 military and civilian employees and about 3,000 non-defense support personnel work in the Pentagon. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Who Became Ill Near Pentagon Does Not Have Ebola

She said she had recently visited West Africa.

10/17/2014

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MTA Police Chief Says Baltimore Train System Is Very Safe; Some Riders Disagree

Maryland transportation officials are telling the public that Baltimore’s metro system is safe after a video emerged that appears to show two younger men trying to push someone out of a moving train.

10/16/2014

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Police Offer Public Alerts For July 4 In D.C.

Visitors to the National Mall for the Independence Day celebration can sign up for event information and emergency notifications from the National Park Service.

07/04/2014

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Ulman Talks Public Safety, Mental Illness In Final State Of Howard County Address

Howard County Executive Kenneth Ulman, who is running for lieutenant governor in the upcoming state election, delivered his final state of the county address on Thursday.

03/20/2014

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O’Malley To Discuss Public Safety Goals

Gov. Martin O’Malley is scheduled to attend a forum on public safety in Maryland.

11/21/2013

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Baltimore County Police Get New Cars With $1.3M Investment

Baltimore County Police have a new crime fighting tool that will soon be policing the streets.

11/14/2013

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Open House Later This Month For Montgomery County Complex

The new Montgomery County public safety headquarters is hosting an open house later this month.

09/03/2013

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D.C. To More Than Double Traffic-Camera Network

The nation’s capital plans to add 134 traffic cameras next year to its already extensive network of devices that generate tickets for speeding and running red lights.

12/26/2012

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City Council Members Call For Review Of Baltimore Speed Cameras

More problems for speed cameras in Baltimore City. Some council members are calling for an investigation. They’re concerned about mounting inaccuracies.

11/19/2012

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Md. Hosts Multistate Meeting On Incarcerated Vets

Maryland’s prison agency is playing host to a multistate conference in Perryville on incarcerated military veterans.

11/13/2012

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Montgomery County Faces Cuts To Keep School Funds

A new report says Montgomery County may face cuts in public services as it must follow a state law to keep education spending levels constant.

10/17/2012

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