Senate Passes Bill To Boost Security For Supreme CourtThe Senate passed legislation Monday to beef up security for Supreme Court justices, ensuring they and their families are protected as the court deliberates abortion access and whether to overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade decision.
Hogan Announces $9.8M In Grants For Security Improvements In Business Districts, Nonprofit FacilitiesFifty-four local business districts and 250 nonprofit organizations have received $10 million in grants for security enhancements as part of Gov. Larry Hogan's $500 million "Re-Fund the Police" initiative, state officials said Thursday.
Baltimore Will Use $90.4 Million In Long-Term Response To Homelessness, Scott SaysBaltimore will use $90.4 million in federal funding to continue some of its COVID-19 measures as a long-term response to homelessness, including the purchase and renovation of two hotels to provide emergency housing, Mayor Brandon Scott said Tuesday.
1 Charged With Felony Assault, Trespassing After Speeding Through Security At Joint Base AndrewsA person was arrested and charged after they allegedly sped through a security checkpoint at Joint Base Andrews last week.
Travel Hits Pandemic High At BWI, More Than 109K Departing Passengers Screened Over Memorial Day WeekendMore than 109,000 departing passengers were screened by the Transportation Security Administration at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport over Memorial Day weekend.
Towson University Cap & Gown Vendor Reports Possible Cyber Breach Of Credit Card InformationTowson University officials said the vendor handling purchases of commencement regalia reported a possible cyber incident involving credit card information.
President Biden's German Shepherds Sent Back To Delaware After 'Biting Incident' But Will Return 'Soon'The two German Shepherds belonging to President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden were returned to the Biden family home in Delaware last week after aggressive behavior at the White House involving Major Biden, but both will return to Washington "soon," White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Tuesday.
DC Locks Down Week Before Inauguration, Mayor Says ' We Are In Uncharted Waters'All through downtown Washington, the primary sound for several blocks was the beeping of forklifts unloading more fencing.
TSA: More Police At DC Area Airports, Officers On High Alert After U.S. Capitol RiotTransportation Security Administration officials say the agency remains on high alert following the riots at the U.S. Capitol last week.
Washington Monument, Other Attractions Along DC's National Mall Closed Due To 'Credible Threats' Ahead Of InaugurationSeveral Washington DC attractions along the National Mall, including tours of Washington Monument, are temporarily closed due "to credible threats to visitors and park resources" ahead of the President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
DC Man Charged After Bringing Loaded Gun Through BWI CheckpointThe Transportation Security Administration stopped a Washington DC man Friday after he brought a loaded gun in his carry-on at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Feds Erect 'Non-Scalable' Fence Around White House As Officials Prepare For Possible Election Day ProtestsFederal authorities placed a "non-scalable" fence around the entire perimeter of the White House on Monday as law enforcement and other agencies prepare for possible protests surrounding the election, a source with knowledge of the matter confirmed to CNN.
Port Of Baltimore Gets $1.1M In Funds For Security ImprovementsThe Port of Baltimore has been awarded more than $1.1 million in funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to enhance its security, the Maryland Port Administration said in a news release Monday.
Annapolis Man Arrested After TSA Finds Loaded Handgun In Carry-On Bag At BWI AirportA TSA officer spotted the gun in the bag when it was inside the checkpoint X-ray machine.
Morgan State University Officials Considering Asking Lawmakers To Allow Campus Police To Patrol Nearby NeighborhoodsIn the wake of a student's shooting death outside his off-campus apartment earlier this summer, Morgan State University officials are considering asking lawmakers to allow the school's police force to patrol nearby off-campus neighborhoods.