Former Baltimore SWAT Leader Says Field Requires 'Self-Discipline'"The good SWAT guys are the ones who take care of business and are never heard from. It is for the mature person who takes responsibility for their actions and displays a great deal of self-discipline," says officer Dave Sweren.
Jury Awards $250K To Family Of Md. Man Killed In SWAT Team ShootingA federal jury has awarded $250,000 to the father of a Maryland man killed by a SWAT team serving a search warrant at his home.
Annual SWAT Competition To Be Held In Montgomery CountySWAT teams from around the region are gathering in Montgomery County for an annual competition.
Cigar Shop Fundraiser To Benefit Family Of Officer Killed On DutyWhile there are robust programs in place to take care of the families left behind after a police officer is killed in the line of duty, there are always additional needs.
Open House Later This Month For Montgomery County ComplexThe new Montgomery County public safety headquarters is hosting an open house later this month.
FBI Works To Train Police On Mass Killing ResponseActing on a White House directive after last December's Connecticut school massacre, and partnering with a Texas-based training center, the FBI this year has been teaching best practices for responding to mass shootings.
Baltimore City Police Beef Up Presence In Wake Of Deadly Boston BlastsMuch of the East Coast is now under a heightened state of alert. Law enforcement across Baltimore have increased police presence in critical areas.
Baltimore Blogger Who Tweeted During Police Standoff Has Bail Review; New Charges FiledA man who gained national attention after broadcasting his standoff with police online faces new charges. For the first time, he's speaking about the case.
2 Virginia Tech Students From Md. Forced Into Lockdown During ShootingsSeveral Virginia Tech students from Maryland were in the middle of Thursday's chaos.
Baltimore SWAT Officers Arrest Shooting SuspectBaltimore SWAT officers have arrested a shooting suspect.
Md. Mayor To Speak Out On Raid That Killed DogsBerwyn Heights Mayor Cheye Calvo says Prince George's County is still relying too heavily on SWAT teams.