Police/Fire

Police provide update on officer-involved crash in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Police have provided an update on Thursday night’s Parkville crash in which an officer was injured. At just after 8:30 p.m., authorities received a high-priority call in the Parkville area. An officer responding to the call activated the emergency equipment on his police cruiser and was traveling northbound on Harford Road near Acton Road (21234). At the same time, …


Crime, Police/Fire

Essex Bank, M&T Bank robbed

Police are investigating several local robberies that were reported over the weekend. At just after 1:30 a.m. on Friday, September 28, an individual approached a woman in the 9000-block of Briar Road in Parkville (21234).  The suspect assaulted the woman and stole her backpack which contained cash. The suspect then fled the scene in a vehicle. At just before 1:30 p.m. on …


Police investigate assaults, burglaries, robbery

Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At about 1:30 a.m. on July 28, an individual broke a window at the Duck’s Nest Seafood, located in the 6200 block of Hazelwood Avenue in Rosedale (21237), to gain entry and stole cash. Sometime between noon on July 28 and 10:15 p.m. on July 30, an …

Lightning strike causes Parkville fire

UPDATE: Further investigation has revealed that the two incindents below were actually the same fire. The blaze broke out on Acton Road. Original story below… —— Crews are responding to the scene of two Parkville-area fires caused by severe storms that swept through the region on Monday night. At about 7:30 p.m., fire personnel responded to a dwelling fire in …