Coronavirus Response: Maryland, Surrounding States Have Only Gotten A Fraction Of Requested Medical Supplies, Oversight Committee SaysMaryland and surrounding states have only received a small percentage of the medical supplies they've requested from the Federal Emergency Management Agency amid the coronavirus pandemic, the House Oversight Committee said Thursday.
Coronavirus In Baltimore: Police Department To Increase Business Checks To Make Sure Non-Essential Stores CloseThe Baltimore Police Department plans to increase business checks to make sure stores are complying with Gov. Larry Hogan's order that all non-essential businesses close their doors at 5 p.m. Monday to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
'I Really Messed Up' | Catherine Pugh's Team Shares Emotional Apology Video Ahead Of SentencingA video released by her defense team shows a remorseful former Baltimore mayor Catherine Pugh apologizing for her actions in the "Healthy Holly" scandal.
Lawmakers Reintroduce Legislation Requiring Baltimore School Police To Carry FirearmsSeveral state lawmakers have reintroduced legislation that would require school police officers and resource officers to carry firearms while on school premises.
UMMS Report: 'Significant Aspects' Of Board's Oversight Responsibilities 'Deeply Compromised'A report released Friday by the University of Maryland Medical System's board of directors in the wake of the "Healthy Holly" scandal found "significant aspects" of the board's oversight and decision-making responsibilities were "deeply compromised" by both some board members and structural flaws in the board's operation.
BPD Sgt. Ethan Newberg, Officer Arrested For Assault, Was Highest-Paid City Employee In FY19, Records ShowDespite being suspended without pay in June after being arrested on a number of charges, Baltimore Police Department Sgt. Ethan Newberg was the highest-paid city employee in fiscal year 2019, records show.
Appeals Court Dismisses Emolument Lawsuit Against Trump Brought By Md., D.C.The three-judge panel voted unanimously in Trump's favor, saying the District and Maryland lack standing to bring the suit against the president both in his official capacity and as an individual.
BPD Launches Digital Recruitment Campaign In Effort To Attract 'New Generation' Of Officers, Lower CrimeThe department said the campaign is designed to attract a more diverse group of officers from within the city in addition to increased recruiting for its updated cadet program.