A rapidly growing network of police cameras is capturing, storing and sharing data on license plates, making it possible to stitch together people’s movements whether they are stuck in a commute, making tracks to the beach or up to no good.
The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene reminds Marylanders to take precautions to protect themselves and their families from mosquito bites as it begins tracking West Nile virus cases for the 2013 season.
Criminal charges are brought against the former NSA contractor who explosed two of the government’s top secret surveillance programs.
Police in Baltimore County are asking for your help to find the men behind a home invasion.
The Maryland man who admits he exposed two classified NSA surveillance programs says he did it to inform the public.
A 29-year-old contractor, who lived in Maryland and claims to have worked at the National Security Agency and the CIA, was revealed Sunday as the source of disclosures about the U.S. government’s secret surveillance programs, risking prosecution by the U.S. government.
Lawmakers are split over whether Internet and cellphone surveillance is the right thing to do. The Obama Administration says the programs have made Americans safer.
Surveillance video and pictures from the public have made it possible to put a face to the suspected marathon bombers.
A stunning find in Anne Arundel County: hundreds of security cameras unknown to the police department. Now the new county executive is ordering a full investigation.
The hunt to find the person who murdered a University of Maryland Eastern Shore student continues. And state police have a new tool to help them catch the killer.
Safety on the bus. The MTA says it could be improved by turning up the audio on cameras. But if some lawmakers have their way, investigators will have to use the video only to solve crime.
Though it’s been over a decade since the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the government is working through lists of targets that need better protection.