| Sep 19, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Could the police have waited 10 more minutes before pulling the plug?
That's the question that was being asked this week by some of the people who attended Sunday's Hampstead Hill Festival at Patterson Park. The daylong commemoration of the bicentennial...
| 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 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 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...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Baltimore athletic apparel company Under Armour Inc. has added some more muscle to its brand, hiring the former head of the Baltimore Police Department as its first chief security officer.
Former commissioner Frederick H. Bealefeld III, who retired from...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 9:45 AM
I have seen an overwhelming response in both the Baltimore Sun and online condemning the actions of the two officers responsible for the killing of the dog Nala ("Lessons from Nala," June 30). The amount of reaction actually gives me hope that the...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Four investigators from agencies outside Baltimore are working to determine who left a dead rat on the car windshield of an officer who was cooperating with prosecutors on a police brutality case.
"We're going to go wherever that information takes us,"...
| 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...