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Extreme Cold Leaves Motorists Stranded; AAA Gets More Than 1,000 Calls In An Hour

These frigid temperatures are not only dangerous for the human body, they’re also causing problems for drivers on the road.


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Deputy Charged With Giving Repo Firm Information

The Harford County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy has been charged with giving a repossession towing company privileged information from a crime database.


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Final Baltimore Officer Sentenced In Towing Scheme

Prosecutors say the 16th and final Baltimore police officer involved in a towing extortion scheme has been sentenced. Kelvin Quade Manrich of Middle River was sentenced Friday to three years and five months in prison.


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7th Officer Sentenced In Towing Extortion Scheme

Prosecutors say a Baltimore city police officer has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for his role in a towing company extortion scheme.


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2 Dead After Maryland Tow Truck Crash

Authorities say two people are dead after a car collided with a tow truck in Silver Spring.


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Shop Owners Plead Guilty in Towing Scheme

The owners of a Baltimore County auto repair shop have entered guilty pleas in a towing scheme that involved dozens of Baltimore city police officers.


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10 Baltimore Officers Indicted In Extortion Scheme

A federal grand jury has indicted 10 Baltimore police officers accused of taking kickbacks for diverting drivers at accident scenes to an unauthorized towing company and repair shop.


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Towing Companies Under Scrutiny After Police Scandal

There’s tough new scrutiny for the city-authorized towing companies in the wake of last week’s arrests of 17 city police officers accused of taking kickbacks from a towing company that was not authorized to do business with the city.


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Baltimore City’s Towing Scandal Continues

The towing scandal involving Baltimore City police officers continues to spread.