| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:00 PM
The Baltimore Police Department on Thursday added to the growing wave of video valentines to the Ravens on the eve of the AFC championship game against the new England Patriots. Among the cast of hundreds: a mounted unit, a K-9 unit, homicide cops, the...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:23 PM
A federal grand jury indicted a Baltimore police officer Friday on charges that he was involved in a conspiracy to distribute heroin, cocaine, crack cocaine and marijuana.
In an indictment unsealed Friday, federal prosecutors allege that Kendell L....
| Jan 24, 2013
| 6:46 PM
Daren Ruffin had been home from jail for only about a week before he found himself in custody again.
The charge was the same: second-degree assault, after his wife told Baltimore police that Ruffin beat her. But instead of spending a month in jail in...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Editor’s note: As we usher out 2012 and welcome 2013, The Herald-Mail has prepared a package of year-end stories that provide short recaps of some of the top stories of the year past.
These stories will be published each day through New Year’s...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Firearms, particularly handguns, drive violent crime in Baltimore, yet nowhere does the word handgun appear in your recent editorial on this year's uptick in Baltimore homicides ("Troubling homicide rise," Dec. 28).
Obviously, whatever the Baltimore...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 7:28 AM
A Baltimore Police Department's helicopter made an emergency landing in Reedbird Park Friday night after facing technical difficulties, police said.
No one was injured in the landing, which was made as a precautionary measure, according to police...
| Dec 27, 2012
Baltimore police have enlisted state troopers to help with patrols as the city confronts a spike in crime, a move that puts to an end years of disagreement between the two agencies over the state force's role in local law enforcement.
With the Maryland...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Defense attorneys for the man accused of murdering Phylicia Barnes have filed motions claiming to have a witness who saw the teen alive in Cecil County and attacking the credibility of the lead police detective who investigated the case.
In a motion...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 4:55 PM
A 25-year-old man was arrested in connection with a fatal shooting a former Smithsburg man in August in the Mount Vernon neighborhood of Baltimore, police confirmed Saturday.
Quinton Bass, 25, of Raleigh, N.C., has been charged with killing Joseph...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:31 PM
Baltimore police officer Daniel Redd was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court to 20 years in federal prison for dealing drugs, bringing a close to a years-long probe into corruption accusations against the Northwest District veteran.
| Sep 25, 2012
| 5:01 AM
A 35-year-old man died early Tuesday as the result of a shooting in the Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood.
City police found the victim at 12:50 a.m. in the 1800 block of Mosher Street, near North Fulton Avenue and within a few blocks from the Baltimore...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:09 PM
A City Council resolution requesting that the Baltimore Police Department share active 911 responses online was met with resistance from police officials Tuesday during an initial reading before the public safety committee.
Police said the city's...