| Feb 25, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Baltimore police are seeking a suspect who they say killed a man in Northwest Baltimore last month, then burned down his house to intimidate his family and any witnesses from reporting him to police.
The department dubbed Charles Henson, 22, "Public...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 8:56 AM
Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts said Tuesday that a man who was jailed and said to be the suspect in the killing of 3-year-old McKenzie Elliott last summer is "not the person" responsible for her death.
Describing for the first time in...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Attorney General-elect Brian Frosh named his two top deputies Tuesday, tapping Gov. Martin O'Malley's chief legal adviser and a city prosecutor who coordinated major investigations.
Elizabeth Harris, O'Malley's chief legal counsel since 2008, will...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 6:06 AM
More homicides have occurred in Northeast Baltimore than any other part of the city so far this year, a trend that has prompted police to step up patrols and community leaders to press for more resources to address the increase in violence.
| Jan 21, 2015
| 12:58 PM
Citing a conflict of interest, the Baltimore State's Attorney's Office has asked an outside attorney to handle the prosecution of a former Baltimore Police commander accused of using a phony diploma to earn extra pay.
A spokeswoman for the office...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 3:03 PM
Baltimore police hired former Anne Arundel County police chief Kevin Davis as a deputy commissioner, the department announced Wednesday.
Davis resigned late last year after a year and half as Anne Arundel's top law officer. Incoming Anne Arundel...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 7:28 PM
Two men who were shot in the head in West Baltimore during the weekend have died of their injuries, police said Monday.
Three more shootings Monday — including one that left a woman in critical condition — brought the city's total during the...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 7:02 AM
A number of events are planned for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday:
• Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts will host the 15th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. parade. The parade begins at 11:30...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 5:06 PM
More than 1,000 mourners paid their last respects to two widely esteemed public servants at separate funerals Sunday, one for a Baltimore police officer who died 10 days ago of injuries he sustained in a November crash, a second for a Bel Air paramedic...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 6:43 PM
Hundreds of Marylanders joined noisy demonstrations at the State House in Annapolis and on downtown Baltimore streets Thursday to call for an end to police brutality and other misconduct.
They packed a hearing room on the second day of the 2015...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 4:36 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake plans to testify Tuesday afternoon at the first public listening session of President Barack Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Policing to discuss "building trust and legitimacy between police and the communities they...