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BGE Substation In Gambrills The Latest Target For Copper Thieves

Caught on camera: A copper thief strikes a BGE substation in Anne Arundel County. It’s a dangerous, growing problem for BGE.

10/21/2013

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3 Men In Elkridge Charged With Motorcycle Thefts

Three Howard County men are behind bars, charged with several motorcycle thefts.

10/02/2013

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Prince George’s Co. Police Investigate 2 Attempted ATM Thefts

Prince George’s County Police say they’re investigating the attempted thefts of two ATMs.

08/14/2013

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3 Landover Men Accused In Dozens Of Copper Thefts

Three Prince George’s County men are accused of dozens of copper thefts that police say caused more than $700,000 in damage.

06/20/2013

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Smartphone Makers Nationwide Getting Smart About Security

A third of robberies in America involve the theft of a mobile device. Top law enforcement officials across the country are asking for help from the companies that make those devices.

06/13/2013

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College Park Student Accused Of Stealing From University

Police arrest a University of Maryland student accused of stealing from his own school.

01/08/2013

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3 Charged With Parking Fee Thefts At Smithsonian

Three parking lot attendants at the Smithsonian’s Air and Space annex in Chantilly have been charged with stealing at least $400,000 in parking fees.

08/07/2012

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Anne Arundel Co. Recreation & Parks Employees Charged With Stealing Gas

Anne Arundel County police have charged two Recreation and Parks employees for stealing county gas for use in their personal vehicles.

06/27/2012

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Pair Scheduled To Enter Pleas In Metro Thefts

Two Metro workers accused of stealing potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars in coins from fare card machines are scheduled to enter guilty pleas in federal court.

03/15/2012

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Dramatic Rise In Copper Thefts As Price Of Metal Skyrockets

A man loses his life in an explosion on the Eastern Shore. Police say he was probably trying to steal copper from a business. Authorities say it’s part of a recent wave of metal thefts.

02/23/2012

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3 Charged In Vandalism, Thefts In Frostburg

Allegany County authorities say three men have been charged in a series of thefts and vandalism in Frostburg.

02/03/2012

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Presidential Historian Expected To Plead Guilty

A presidential historian has indicated he will plead guilty in a case in which he is accused of stealing documents signed by President Abraham Lincoln, Napoleon Bonaparte and other well-known leaders from around the world.

02/01/2012

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