Maryland Has Red Flag Law That Allows Police To Take Guns From People Who Pose Threats, Mentally IllDuring an address to the nation Monday following two mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, President Donald Trump condemned "racism, bigotry and white supremacy" and showed support for "red flag laws" that would prevent people deemed mentally ill from having access to weapons.
Law Would Aid Transfer Of Mentally Ill From Jail To HospitalMaryland's General Assembly has approved legislation that will require state-run psychiatric hospitals to more quickly accept patients who are supposed to be transferred out of local jails.
B'More Clubhouse Helping Their Members Build Meaningful LivesWJZ's Denise Koch visited the B'More Clubhouse, where the men and women who attend are learning and growing together.
BPD Partners With Comedian Guy Richards to Fight Mental Illness StigmaThe Baltimore Police Department is hoping to tackle a serious problem with help from someone who makes people laugh, actor and comedian Guy Richards.
Police Turn To Surveillance Video In Search For Missing Md. ToddlersPolice in Montgomery County are now turning to surveillance video in hopes of finding two missing children.
Mental Illness Likely In Deaths Of 3 In Hot Car The Maryland medical examiner's office says a woman who died along with her two young daughters in a hot car in June most likely had a mental illness that kept her from leaving or cooling the vehicle.
How Common Is Depression?Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.
Video Games Being Developed To Target Depression, AnxietyPsychologists believe video games could be a new way to reach people who need help.
Study: Twitter Has Potential To 'Induce Psychotic Symptoms'A new study finds that the downside to global social networks is the potential to ‟aggravate or even induce psychotic symptoms” in psychologically vulnerable patients.
Task Force To Provide Better Mental Health Needs In Response To Columbia Mall ShootingIt's been almost five months since the Columbia mall shooting that resulted in the deaths of two people and the gunman. The investigation revealed the suspect did have mental health issues.
Mother Of Man Who Rammed Truck Into WMAR-TV Blames Mental Illness For ActionsThe man who drove a truck through the front lobby of WMAR-TV remains in custody. His own mother blames his mental illness for his bizarre actions that day.
WATCH VIDEO: Suspect Repeatedly Rams Stolen Truck Into WMAR-TV BuildingWMAR's Christian Schaffer posted video footage on Vine of the truck going through the building just before noon Tuesday.
Health Professionals Fear Tragedies Such As Fort Hood Stigmatize Mental IllnessAuthorities in Fort Hood, Texas are trying to piece together what led an Iraq War veteran to kill three people and wound 16 others before taking his own life at an Army base in Texas.
Ulman Talks Public Safety, Mental Illness In Final State Of Howard County AddressHoward County Executive Kenneth Ulman, who is running for lieutenant governor in the upcoming state election, delivered his final state of the county address on Thursday.
Mental Illness Cited In Slaying Of Grandparents The mother of a 19-year-old Keedysville man charged with murdering his paternal grandparents says her son is mentally ill.