| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:15 PM
Even as the Baltimore Police Department faces criticism over its handling of an officer caught on video punching a suspect, an outside audit of the Internal Affairs Division has raised questions about the thoroughness and fairness of the agency's...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 6:57 PM
A Maryland Shock Trauma Center worker was among two people shot to death Sunday night in downtown Baltimore, police and hospital officials said.
Surgical-support technician Brandon Finney, 25, and Christopher Camphor, 20, were both killed in the 400...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:51 AM
Two City Councilmen plan to submit legislation today requiring every police officer in Baltimore to wear a body camera that records audio and video as the officers go about their jobs.
Warren Branch, chairman of the council's public safety committee,...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:38 AM
A former Baltimore police officer who now works for the Montgomery County police department has been charged with felony workers' compensation fraud, state prosecutors said Tuesday.
State Prosecutor Emmet C. Davitt said that Montgomery County Police...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Sen. Ben Cardin has joined a coalition of civil rights groups in pressing the Obama administration to finish a years-old review of its guidance on racial profiling, an effort supporters say should be a priority following this summer's upheaval in...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:16 PM
A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that a lawsuit brought against the Baltimore Police Department and three officers by a man who says he was wrongfully convicted of murder in a 1987 killing can proceed.
James Owens was charged in the robbery,...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 10:34 AM
A Baltimore Police officer remains in critical condition after getting into an off-duty crash in Carroll County earlier this week, state police said.
The officer, Steven Nicholas Rosier, 29, was driving a personal vehicle near the intersection of MD-140...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The buzz will start downtown early next week before growing to a roar a few days later as the harbor fills with tall ships, the skies with flashy jet formations and the city's largest tourist attractions with massive crowds.
More than a million visitors...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:00 AM
I appreciated the sentiments expressed by letter writer Rosalind Nestor Ellis ("No to police drones," Sept. 1). We surely do not need a militarization of the Baltimore Police Department. And to be proactive, the Pledge of Resistance-Baltimore has been...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:03 PM
J. Paul Gahagan, a retired Social Security Administration disability analyst and an accomplished woodworker, died Sunday at College Manor Nursing Home in Lutherville of complications from an infection. He was 87.
James Paul Gahagan — he never used...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The crime laboratory director for the Baltimore Police Department has left the agency, taking the same position with the Montgomery County Police Department, police there confirmed.
Dr. Francis Chiafari had held led the city police crime lab since 2009,...