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Md. State Fair Announces New Security Measures

Revelers heading to the Maryland State Fair this year will have to leave their backpacks home.

07/25/2014

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Shoplifter’s Body Found In Pond Near Arundel Mills

An attempt at petty theft ended up costing a man his life. Police say a suspected shoplifter tried to flee from Arundel Mills Mall but ended up drowning in the process.

07/08/2014

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Baltimore Co. Schools Tighten Security With Surveillance Cameras & Electronic Doors

Tighter security is on the way for Baltimore County schools. This, after schools nationwide and here in Maryland are seeing a spike in violence on campus.

06/29/2014

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Baltimore Police And Pimlico Security Ready To Protect And Serve Preakness Fans

Safety first. Baltimore Police and Pimlico security are geared up to serve and protect the thousands of Preakness fans who will converge on Pimlico Saturday.

05/16/2014

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Police: Plans To Live-Tweet Prostitution Sting Were Deterrent

Prince George’s County police say they decided against live-tweeting a prostitution sting because of security concerns — but they believe their plans to do so have served as a deterrent to prostitution in the county.

05/07/2014

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Mistake Puts Hopkins Grad Students At Risk Of Having ID Stolen

Johns Hopkins University officials admit to a serious mistake that put thousands of graduate students at risk of having their identities stolen.

04/27/2014

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National Zoo Rethinking Security After Shooting

The National Zoo’s director says he’s rethinking security plans after a shooting near the popular destination.

04/24/2014

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Questions Raised About Airport Security After Stowaway

The bold actions of a teen prompts a nationwide look at our airports. He miraculously survived subzero temperatures in the wheel well of a jumbo jet from California to Hawaii, but questions are now being raised about how the teenager gained access to the airplane in the first place—and is enough being done to secure access around airports.

04/23/2014

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Police Increase Security Around Jewish Centers After Shooting

As Passover begins and Jews celebrate freedom from oppression, a man is under arrest–suspected of shooting and killing three people outside Jewish-affiliated facilities near Kansas City.

04/14/2014

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Naval Base Security To Tighten After Fatal Shooting

Sweeping changes to Navy security after a gunman got onto the world’s biggest naval base and killed a sailor from Maryland. Now the Navy is tightening restrictions up and down the East Coast.

04/01/2014

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Security Upped At South Carroll HS Day After Shooting Threat Prompted Lockdown

The investigation continues after threats of a shooting put a Carroll County high school on lockdown.

03/21/2014

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Report In Wake Of Navy Yard Shooting Finds Pentagon Must Focus On Insider Threat

An independent review triggered by the Washington Navy Yard killings last year says threats to Defense Department personnel and facilities increasingly are coming from within.

03/18/2014

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