Emergency Response, Government

Baltimore County Police Department announces new uniforms, vehicle conversions [PHOTOS, VIDEO]

The Baltimore County Police Department, in conjunction with County Executive Johnny Olszewski, announced the beginning of police uniform and vehicle conversions on Friday. Uniforms Officers will now wear baseball caps with the police logo and dark blue, rip-stop, cargo-style trousers. They will continue to wear the current uniform shirts, however, the body armor vest will be worn externally (over their …


Crime, Emergency Response

Burglary, attempted stabbing reported in Nottingham

Police are investigating a burglary and an attempted stabbing that were reported this week. At about 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, January 10, two individuals shattered the rear sliding door glass in order to break into an apartment in the 8100-block of Ridgetown Drive in Nottingham (21236).  Once inside, the suspects rummaged through the apartment but were interrupted when a resident returned home. The …


Winter Weather Advisory issued for Nottingham area

With snow in the weekend forecast, the National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the entire Nottingham area. The advisory will be in effect from 7 p.m. on Saturday through 10 a.m. on Sunday. A general 2 – 4 inches of accumulation is expected. A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily …

School bus, police car collide in Middle River

Crews are on the scene of a Friday afternoon crash in Middle River. The crash was reported at just after 3 p.m. along Middle River Road at Martin Boulevard. Initial reports indicate that a Parkville High School bus collided with a police cruiser. Seven occupants of the bus are being evaluated. Several other vehicles were also involved in the crash. The …

Winter weather is coming, snow could impact Nottingham area

Crews are preparing for winter weather as a storm system approaches Maryland. The National Weather Service says that snow will begin to fall Saturday into Sunday.  Most forecasters seem to agree on a general 2 – 4 inches accumulating in northeastern Baltimore County. The NWS added that it will remain up and running through the government shutdown to provide reliable …

Pair of crashes reported along Route 7

Authorities are responding to two separate Friday morning crashes along Philadelphia Road. The first crash was reported at Philadelphia Road at Campbell Boulevard and the second was reported at Philadelphia Road at Ebenezer Road. One crash involves an overturned Jeep, according to the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use an …