| Dec 10, 2014
| 1:04 PM
A Queen Anne's County woman has been charged with three traffic violations after her vehicle collided with the patrol car of a Maryland State Police trooper early Wednesday morning, state police said.
Both Bonnie L. Meta, 59, of the 1700 block of...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Someone had broken into the old milk house. The thief had hacked away at the vines growing over the whitewashed brick walls, then cut through the lock and removed the entire metal device — lock, latch and all.
Even in the middle of a bright...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Hundreds of demonstrators turned out in Baltimore to voice frustration and solidarity with protesters in Ferguson, Mo., marching through downtown streets and shutting down the entrance to Interstate 83.
At Morgan State University, students blocked...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 6:02 PM
All outer loop lanes of Interstate 695 were closed Friday afternoon in Baltimore County after a piece of construction equipment fell off the back of a southbound flatbed truck near Old Harford Road, the State Highway Administration said.
| Nov 20, 2014
| 10:25 AM
I was relieved to hear that the missing 12-year-old Baltimore County girl was found and returned to her worried parents. Yet I still remain perplexed at the way her disappearance was reported. Seemingly in the same breath that news outlets reported that...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Investigators are analyzing the social media activity of a missing 12-year-old girl from the Perry Hall area, saying she has a history of communicating with men online.
The search for Jasmine Leighlin Baker intensified Thursday as authorities said...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:56 PM
SANFORD — The week before Jackie Ortiz was found dead in her Oviedo home, her 20-year-old son Joshua — who Seminole County deputies say murdered her — served on a jury hearing a DUI case, according to the chief of operations for the...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 2:17 PM
An Oviedo man accused of killing his mother before fleeing to Maryland on Thursday briefly appeared in court in that state as authorities moved forward with plans to return him to Florida.
Joshua Galin Ortiz, 20, is accused of second-degree homicide...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:57 PM
A Havre de Grace woman who found a key ring, candy wrappers and a Herr's potato chip bag in her driveway this week helped investigators track down the suspect in a high-profile Philadelphia abduction case, according to documents filed Thursday in...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Authorities removed 30 drivers and trucks from the road and arrested one fugitive during a three-day operation meant to showcase their joint federal, state and local commitment to port security.
The operation — known as TACTICSS, for Threat...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 4:00 AM
As relatives of a 22-year-old woman abducted in Germantown made an emotional plea for her return, authorities on Tuesday released photos of a man using the missing woman's ATM card to withdraw money from a PNC Bank office in Maryland.