Howard County Makes History With Both Fire, Police Chief Spots Filled By WomenLisa Myers is the department's first African American woman police chief. A 27-year-veteran with the department, she now takes its reins.
Armed Man Allegedly Confronts Police, Is ShotA Howard County police officer shot a man after he allegedly confronted the officer with a handgun.
Police: Man Drove From Va. To Rape Md. Boy Once A Week For 5 MonthsA 32-year-old Virginia man has been arrested after police say he raped a 13-year-old Maryland boy once a week for the past five months.
Armed Robbery At CVS Pharmacy Leads To Police Chase; 1 Of 2 Suspects ShotOfficers were able to arrest two suspects minutes after police say they robbed a CVS store early Friday morning.
Stolen Dog Missing For 3 Years Found During Traffic Stop, Returned To OwnerA German shepherd found by a Howard County Police officer Sunday turned out to be a pup that had been missing for three years.
Juvenile Among 8 Arrested For Soliciting ProstitutesA 17-year-old was one of eight suspects arrested for solicitation of prostitution during an undercover operation by police.
Suspect In Fatal Columbia Stabbing Turns Himself InThe suspect in a Christmas Day stabbing that left a man dead in Columbia has turned himself in, police say.
Suspect At Large After Fatal Columbia Christmas Stabbing; Surveillance Video ReleasedA 23-year-old man is dead and a 22-year-old is injured after a stabbing in Columbia Monday night.
Driver Critical After Car Overturns Into Pond Off Route 100 In Ellicott CityHoward County police are investigating a single-vehicle collision in which an SUV overturned into a pond in Ellicott City.
2 Men Arrested In Elkridge In Drug And Human Trafficking CaseTwo Baltimore men have been arrested in a drug and human trafficking case in which crack cocaine and money were being traded for sex with a young woman, police say. 
Arrests After Teen Allegedly Throws Bleach At Officer Trying To Break Up KerfuffleArrests were made and an officer was injured after police tried to break up a fight between two groups of teens in Columbia.