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Delegate Asks AG If Steps To Cut Gun Application Backlog Are Legal

A Maryland delegate is asking the attorney general whether it’s legal for state police to allow up to 200 employees from five agencies to view prospective gun buyers’ information as the state churns through an application backlog.

09/10/2013

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Coast Guard Sets Up Security Zone For NFL Kickoff

The Coast Guard is setting up a temporary security zone in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor during the NFL kickoff event.

09/05/2013

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Union Committee To Address Md. Prison Security

The Maryland state workers union says it has formed a committee to suggest security improvements at the maximum-security North Branch Correctional Institution.

09/03/2013

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Delegate Wants Secret Service To Explain Long Lines At March On Washington Anniversary

The District of Columbia’s delegate to Congress is hoping for answers from the Secret Service about what led to long lines at a security checkpoint for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

09/03/2013

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X-Ray Screening Flags Gun In Bag At Md. Courthouse

The Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Office says courthouse security spotted a loaded handgun in a man’s tote bag during an X-ray screening.

08/23/2013

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Baltimore City Police Increase Patrols Following Spike In Cell Phone Robberies

Stolen by force! Baltimore City police say cell phones are becoming the item to steal on city streets.

08/14/2013

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WikiLeaks Sentencing: Manning Defense Focuses On Mental Health

Reporters are seeing tighter security at the sentencing hearing of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning after some courtroom video appeared online.

08/12/2013

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Man Awaiting Hearing Bolts From Courthouse

The Anne Arundel County Sheriff’s Office says a man awaiting a hearing in the courthouse ran away after he learned about an outstanding warrant. Authorities say he was apprehended a few blocks away in a preschool parking lot.

08/02/2013

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City Police Cancel Leave, Call In Help To Ensure Safer Fourth Of July

We are just hours away from the big Fourth of July celebration at the Inner Harbor and while all eyes will be on the fireworks, police will have extra eyes on the crowds.

07/03/2013

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M&T Bank Stadium Introduces Stricter Security Policies

As the Ravens gear up for a new season, fans will see tougher security at M&T Bank Stadium this fall. It’s a new policy handed down from the NFL after the Boston Marathon bombings.

06/16/2013

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Carroll Community College To Arm Safety Officers

Carroll Community College will soon arm some of its campus safety officers for the first time.

05/21/2013

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$8.6M Awarded To Family Of Man Stabbed At Md. Club

A jury has awarded $8.6 million to the family of a man who was fatally stabbed at a club in Forestville, but the victory may be largely symbolic.

05/15/2013

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