Maryland Panel On Lynching Begins Study Of KillingsA Maryland commission that will research at least 40 lynchings committed in the state between 1854 and 1933 and make recommendations about reconciliation held its first meeting Monday.
Man Who Forged Baseball Executive's Signature Gets 4 YearsA New Jersey man who admitted to forging the signature of a Major League Baseball executive as part of an office equipment leasing scam will serve four years in federal prison for the crime.
Police Making Arrests In Baltimore HomicidesBaltimore City police announce another series of arrests for murders and shootings in the city.
Man In East Coast Rapes Pleads Guilty To Maryland CrimesA Connecticut man serving multiple life sentences for a series of sexual assaults has pleaded guilty to three rapes in Maryland.
`I-55 Bandit' Bank Robber Gets 5 Years In PrisonA serial bank robber the FBI dubbed the "I-55 Bandit" for a series of crimes he pulled off in five states as a teenager has been ordered to spend five years in federal prison.
House OKs Added Penalty To Crimes Done Before KidsA measure to create an added penalty for crimes of violence committed in front of children has passed the Maryland House of Delegates.
FBI Investigating Claims Of False Reports Filed By Baltimore Police UnitThe FBI launches an investigation into a Baltimore City police unit.
Man Arrested For Distributing & Possessing Child PornMaryland State Police arrest a Baltimore man in connection with the distribution and possession of child pornography.
Curbing The Violence: Federal Program Aims To Get More Witnesses TalkingWitnesses of crimes in Baltimore--threatened, injured, some even killed. Now there's a new nationwide push to give more protection to witnesses, so prosecutors can put criminals behind bars.
Md. Lawmakers 'Sound Off' On Bus Camera AudioSafety 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.
2012 Sounded Good: The Best Breakout Music Acts In BaltimoreFrom Indie rock to the Caribbean’s colorful sounds, Baltimore’s music scene has escalated with quite an extensive variety of emerging musical acts. With the sounds of Nirvana-inspired classics and popular music infused with a modern element, Baltimore’s newest bands have set the pace for 2012 as the year of an eclectic daze. Take a moment to reflect on these great bands that hopped on the music radar this year.
Law Enforcement Frustrated With Growing Number Of Flash Mob Crimes In Md.We get the first look at the video of the flash mob robbery at a 7-Eleven in downtown Baltimore with scores of young people rushing the store.
Baltimore City Police To Use Advanced DNA Testing To Solve CrimesThe Baltimore Police Department is joining forces with a North Carolina company called Advanced Liquid Logic, and researchers from Yale University, to bring DNA testing to the next level.
Md. Police Seminar Focuses On SextingCommunity police officers and school administrators from across Maryland are learning to tackle the digital-age crimes of sexting and electronic dating violence.
Group Pushes To End Disparity In Cocaine SentencesMore than a dozen states should eliminate the disparities they maintain in sentencing people charged with crack and powder cocaine crimes, gaps that persist despite changes to federal law last year, a national group that advocates for criminal justice reform said Thursday.