| Jan 28, 2015
| 7:33 AM
After more than two months of testimony, the federal trial of eight defendants in the Baltimore City Detention Center corruption case is expected to be presented to the jury for deliberations as soon as Wednesday.
Defense attorneys for the two inmates,...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The former leader of the Black Guerrilla Family at the Baltimore Detention Center spoke publicly for the first time Monday from the witness stand, describing his unlikely rise to power and the gang's inner workings.
Tavon White, 37, has pleaded guilty...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Defense attorneys in the Baltimore City Detention Center corruption trial got their first crack at questioning Black Guerrilla Family leader Tavon White after prosecutors concluded their questioning Wednesday, but the trial won't resume until Dec. 11....
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:13 PM
The way Tavon White describes it, being sent to the Baltimore City Detention Center was no reason for Black Guerrilla Family gang members to stop hustling.
Key to keeping the money flowing, however, was recruiting corrections officers to smuggle tobacco,...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Tavon White says pleading guilty to running a racketeering enterprise at the Baltimore City Detention Center was an easy decision. Deciding to testify against his alleged co-conspirators, no sweat.
Telling his granny about it? That was tough. ...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 4:54 PM
The Black Guerrilla Family gang leader who prosecutors say essentially took over Baltimore's jail while an inmate there will be the government's star witness against the eight remaining defendants, attorneys said as the trial opened Wednesday.
| Jan 10, 2015
| 12:18 PM
The recent security breach at a Baltimore Police station — the second incident in five months — is raising questions about whether the city strikes the right balance between making such buildings accessible and protecting those inside.
| Jan 9, 2015
| 12:50 PM
Who knew that the desk officers in Baltimore City police stations aren't always armed? Or that visitors don't have to pass through metal detectors to enter the building? Or that unless you're reeking of marijuana and acting as if you're high you can...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 6:46 PM
Baltimore police officers are on heightened alert after they disarmed a man who took a loaded handgun into a police station on Tuesday.
Police said Jason Armstrong, 29, told them he was acting on orders of the Black Guerrilla Family gang.
They said he...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 6:45 PM
Law enforcement officials in Baltimore moved Wednesday to increase protection of officers and others who work in the city's police stations.
They suspended a program that brought violent offenders into police facilities, and they put armed officers at...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 4:54 AM
Here's what you need to know to start your day.
As upstate New York continues to be battered by record snow --- two more feet are expected today --- Maryland will shrug off the bitter temperatures that have gripped the state for the last...