CRIME & SAFETY
Man Crushed To Death While Working On Car In Dundalk, Police Say
Police in Baltimore County are investigating after a man was killed while working on a car in Dundalk. On Saturday morning, officers from the Baltimore County Police Department were called to the intersection of Jaydee Avenue and German Hill Road, where there was a reported fatal crash that involved a 54-year-old man who suffered grievous injuries.
Harford Road shut down due to two-alarm fire in Carney
UPDATE: The fire is now under control. One firefighter has been transported to a local hospital with minor injuries. ——— CARNEY, MD—Crews are on thescene of a Sunday morning fire in Parkville. The fire was reported at around 6 a.m. in the 9300-block of Harford Road (21234).
Firefighter Injured Battling Two-Alarm Blaze In Baltimore County (Photos)
Shortly after 6 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 3, crews were called to the 9300 block of Harford Road, where there was a partial collapse that led to lane closures in the area as firefighters worked to corral the flames that broke out inside the building. Officials say that on firefighter...
Two Killed In Domestic-Related Double Shooting: Baltimore Police
At around 2:50 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 3, officers from the Baltimore Police Department were called to the 3600 block of Greenmount Avenue to investigate a reported shooting, where they made a grisly discovery. Upon arrival, officers say they found two 28-year-old men in the hallway of a home suffering...
Shots fired inside movie theater at Harbor East Cinemas in downtown Baltimore
BALTIMORE (WBFF) — Shots were fired inside a movie theater at Harbor East Cinemas in downtown Baltimore, according to the Baltimore City Police Department. Police are investigating the incident on the scene at 635 President St. The department says that no injuries were reported inside the theater. This story...
Discover the 5 Most Dangerous Neighborhoods in Baltimore County, Maryland
Baltimore County spans more than 600 square miles and is home to over 800,000 residents, showcasing a broad diversity. Although the county boasts numerous secure and thriving communities, there are also neighborhoods grappling with elevated levels of crime and violence. How Does This County Compare to Other Counties in Maryland?
Man Found Shot in Face Found by Police, Dies At Hospital
BALTIMORE, MD — A homicide investigation is ongoing in the Southwest District of Baltimore following a fatal shooting. On December 2, 2023, around 3:00 p.m., patrol officers in the area…
15-year-old juvenile charged with Baltimore murder
Baltimore police arrested a 15-year-old on Friday and charged him with murder in the killing of an 18-year-old in August. On Aug. 17, at around 11:36 p.m., officers responded to the 700 block of West Saratoga Street for a reported crash. At the scene, they found an 18-year-old male inside...
Police: Kenwood High sent into lockdown, one person in custody
A Baltimore County school was placed on a "brief lockdown" Friday morning for a police investigation inside the school. According to Baltimore County Police, officers responded to Kenwood High School in Essex at around 11:30 a.m. SWAT teams were seen on cellphone video responding to reports of an armed person....
Employees carjacked in hospital parking lot in two separate incidents
Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital is increasing security after two employees were carjacked within hours of each other outside the building. Hospital officials confirmed Thursday that the incidents took place in the parking lot. One happened Thursday morning, the other Wednesday evening. Baltimore police released a photo of the suspect wanted...
"These kids are off the hook": West Baltimore community leader alarmed by juvenile crime
BALTIMORE (WBFF) — Marvin “Doc” Cheatham says he leads one of the largest neighborhoods in West Baltimore. “We have a little more than 36,000 residents who live in our community,” said Cheatham, who serves as President of the Matthew Henson Neighborhood Association. Speaking with FOX45 News...
Local Law Enforcement Investigates Multiple Incidents on Dec. 1: Public Assistance Requested
On December 1, 2023, several incidents took place in various districts, leading to investigations by local law enforcement. In the Western District, police responded to a shooting on West Lafayette Avenue around 10:38 p.m. A 31-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound in his abdomen and was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The Western District Shooting detectives are now investigating and asking the public for any related information.
Urgent Local Alert: Multiple Shootings on Dec. 2 Spark Investigations Across Our City
On December 2, 2023, multiple shootings took place across the city, leading to investigations by local law enforcement. The first incident happened around 8:51 p.m. in the Central District. Officers responded to a shooting report on Eden Street's 1000 block. A 32-year-old man was found with a stomach gunshot wound and was taken to a nearby hospital. His injuries were not life-threatening. Central District Shooting detectives are now investigating.
New Trends in Human Trafficking: Targeting Older People for Their Benefits
• Human trafficking is increasingly targeting older people, not just sex workers and females. • Survivors of human trafficking, including a 10-year-old girl, shared their experiences with the City Council.
Two Found Dead from Gunshot Wounds Inside Home In Baltimore
BALTIMORE, MD — A shooting in Baltimore resulted in the deaths of two 28-year-old men early on Sunday morning. Northern District patrol officers responded to a shooting report around 2:50…
Impact of FBI Raid on Safe Streets Location on Crime Rates in Baltimore
Discover how the closure of a Safe Streets location in Baltimore, following an FBI raid, is impacting crime rates in the community. Hear from residents, police, and local radio as they discuss the uptick in crime and the ongoing investigation into the Safe Streets program.
Weekly Safety Report: Barricade Situation and House Fire in Essex, Maryland
Two incidents occurred in Essex, Maryland this week. The first incident involved a barricade situation on Barron Avenue, which has since been resolved. The second incident was a house fire on Pelczar Avenue. No injuries were reported in either incident.
Residents Advised To Avoid Area Of Barricade Situation In Essex (Developing)
Officers were called to the 900 block of Barron Avenue in Essex at around 10 a.m. on Thursday to investigate a barricade situation, though few details have been released. "As members of the Baltimore County Police Department work to resolve this incident peacefully we ask that residents avoid the area," the agency posted on social media.