Education, Entertainment, Family, Police/Fire

Playground project at Gunpowder Elementary to honor Officer Amy Caprio

PERRY HALL, MD—Local officials are organizing a project to build a new playground at a local school in order to honor a fallen hero. Councilman David Marks announced this week that he and other elected officials had initiated a new playground at Gunpowder Elementary School in memory of Officer Amy Caprio. The PTA at Gunpowder Elementary School is overseeing the …


Crime, Police/Fire

Purse snatched in Nottingham, Carney business burglarized, boy assaulted in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 2 p.m. on Friday, January 24, and 8 a.m. on Monday, January 27, an individual removed a master lock from a shed in the rear of the Lawn Crew business, located in the 3300-block of E. Joppa Road in Carney (21234). The suspect stole …


Mother, 9-month-old son reported missing in Baltimore City

UPDATE: Mother and son have been found safe. Original story below… —— BALTIMORE, MD—Police in Baltimore are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing mother and son. Latiqwa Mayes, 26, and her 9-month-old son Kyre Granger were last seen at just after 1 a.m. on Tuesday in the 800-block of Brooks Lane. Mayes is 4’11” and weighs 120 …

Hazmat crews responding to truck crash in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday morning crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at around 8:45 a.m. in the 1000-block of Joppa Farm Road. At the scene, units found that an armored truck had struck a pole and was leaking fuel. Hazmat crews are responding to the scene to assist with fuel cleanup. There has been …

Fight reported outside of Looney’s, Parkville assault reported, Rosedale business robbed

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 11:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 23, and 12:45 a.m. on Friday, January 24, an individual broke into the Posh & Play, the Fun Wok, and L.A. Nails, all located in the 7400-block of Belair Road in Nottingham (21236).  Cash and various items were stolen. …

Councilman Marks: Two community meetings to focus on community crime-fighting

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Monday reminded residents of two upcoming community meetings where residents can learn about what is being done to combat crime. Both meetings will be held on Tuesday, January 28, 2020. The Parkville Police Community Relations Council will meet at Christus Victor Lutheran Church, 9833 Harford Road at 7 p.m., but there will …

Fire reported in laundry room of Perry Hall apartment building

PERRY HALL, MD—Crews responded to a fire in Perry Hall on Sunday afternoon. The fire was reported at just after 4:30 p.m. on Haylock Court. Upon arrival, units found that a washing machine had caught fire in the laundry room of an apartment building. The blaze was quickly extinguished by crews from White a Marsh Volunteer Fire Company and an …

Overnight house fire reported in Fallston

FALLSTON, MD—Crews responded to a house fire in Fallston overnight. The fire was reported at around 4:15 a.m. in the 2000-block of Carrs Mill Road. Units arrived to find that a fire had broken out in the home’s detached garage. There has been no word on any injuries or whether the home itself suffered any damage. [Image via Harford Fire …