Crime, Emergency Response

Parkville bank, Essex food delivery driver robbed

Police are investigating two robberies that were reported this week. At just after 11:15 a.m. on Monday, April 8, an individual entered the Chesapeake Bank branch located in the 2000-block of East Joppa Road in Parkville (21234) and displayed a note demanding money. The suspect then fled after receiving the money. Advertisement At just after 9:45 p.m. on Wednesday, April …


Crime, Government

New caller ID ‘spoofing’ scam demands payments for violations

The Maryland Judiciary is warning the public about a new telephone scam that appears to originate from the Baltimore County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office. The callers use a scam known as “caller ID spoofing” in which the scammers deliberately falsify the information sent to caller ID displays to hide their identity, in this case appearing as the clerk’s office. When …


M&T Bank, convenience store robbed

Police are investigating two robberies that were reported this week. At 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, two individuals, one armed, entered Charlie’s Convenience Store, located in the 4900-block of Hazelwood Avenue (21206), and stole cash and a cell phone. Both suspects then fled on foot. Advertisement At just before 11 a.m. on Monday, April 8, an individual entered the …

Route 7 shut down due to armed subject

UPDATE 3: Police say the situation is now under control. No injuries were reported and Philadelphia Road has been reopened. UPDATE 2: Police have established a perimeter around the home in question and officers are communicating with the armed individual inside. No injuries have been reported at this time. UPDATE: There are unconfirmed reports that this is now a stand-off …

Man injured in Rosedale shooting

Police in Baltimore County are investigating a shooting that occurred in Rosedale. At about 3:45 a.m. on Monday, police were responding to the area of Hazelwood Avenue at Willann Road for a call of shots fired when a patrol officer was flagged down near Philadelphia Road and Golden Ring Road. The driver of that vehicle was taking the shooting victim …

Burglary reported in Nottingham, delivery driver robbed in Essex

Police are investigating a burglary and three robberies that were reported last week. Sometime between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on  Wednesday, April 3, an individual entered the house in the 9500-block of Gunview Road (21236) via an unsecured window. Once inside, the suspect stole jewelry and cameras. At just after 9:45 a.m. on Thursday, April 4, while attempting to make …