Crime, Police/Fire

Stabbing reported in Essex

ESSEX, MD—Authorities are on the scene of a Wednesday morning stabbing in Essex. The incident was reported at around 11:45 a.m. on Wednesday in the unit block of Luff Court (21221). Police say an adult male was stabbed during a domestic dispute and has been transported to an area hospital. The victim is reportedly in stable condition. The suspect is …


Townhouse fire reported in Hillendale

UPDATE: The fire is now under control. There have been no injuries reported. Original story below… ——- PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday evening townhouse fire in Hillendale. The fire was reported at around 6:30 p.m. on Mercury Court (21234). Arriving units found fire showing upon arrival. There has been no word on any injuries. Advertisement Motorists …

Apartment fire with rescue reported in Parkville

UPDATE: Fire broke out in a furnace in the apartment complex. The fire has been extinguished and no injuries have been reported at this time. Original story below… —— PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon apartment fire in Parkville. The fire was reported at just after 4:45 p.m. in the 8400-block of King’s Ridge Road (21234). …

Subway robbed in Hillendale, homes burglarized in Parkville, Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported this month. Sometime between 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Friday, February 7, an individual broke into a residence in the 2700-block of Glendale Road in Parkville (21234).  Once inside, the suspect stole various items from the home then fled the scene. Sometime between 10 and 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, …

Governor Hogan appoints MDTA Police Chief Jerry Jones as superintendent of Maryland State Police

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Tuesday announced Maryland Transportation Authority Chief of Police Woodrow W. “Jerry” Jones III as his appointee for superintendent of the Maryland State Police. Colonel Jones will succeed Colonel William M. Pallozzi, who is retiring after more than 30 years of service with the Maryland State Police. “With a distinguished career in law enforcement spanning more …

Baltimore County Police Officer shot last week to be released from hospital

TOWSON, MD—The Baltimore County Police Officer who was injured in a shooting in northeast Baltimore last week is set to be released from the hospital. At around noon on Wednesday, members of a joint task force attempted to serve a felony arrest warrant in the 5900-block of Radecke Avenue. Officers confronted the suspect and shots were fired. Two members of …

JMVFC firefighter suffers heart attack while battling weekend house fire

JOPPA, MD—A firefighter suffered a heart attack while battling a house fire in Joppa over the weekend. Tyler Colvin says his father, a firefighter with the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company, went into cardiac arrest after responding to a house fire in the 700-block of Ferguson Road on Saturday afternoon. After being transported to UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, the firefighter …