Crime, Police/Fire

Fight reported outside of Looney’s, victims assaulted by gang of 9 in Parkville, 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. …


Crime, Police/Fire, Politics

County Executive Olszewski, Police Chief Hyatt release public safety plan

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski and Baltimore County Police Chief Melissa Hyatt on Wednesday released a multi-pronged plan focused on combating violent crime through a series of immediate and upstream interventions. “Keeping our communities safe is among the most important responsibilities of government. Any increase in violent crime is unacceptable. We refuse to normalize violence in our communities,” Olszewski …


Governor Hogan announces budget focused on violent crime, education, economic development

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Tuesday announced highlights of his Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21) budget, which invests in initiatives to address violent crime, funds education at record levels for the sixth consecutive year, advances the Howard Street Tunnel project to bring thousands of jobs to the Baltimore region, and fully funds Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts and land preservation programs. This …

Reward offered for info on killing of teen in northeast Baltimore City

FRANKFORD, MD—Police are offering a reward for information on the killing of a teenage girl in northeast Baltimore City earlier this year. At around 8 p.m. on September 2, 2019, 17-year old Bailey Reeves was shot and killed in the 4500-block of Parkwood Avenue (21206). Anyone with information or who may know the identity of the suspect involved in this …

Commercial vehicle restrictions, traffic modifications announced for Baltimore’s New Year’s Eve Spectacular at the Inner Harbor

BALTIMORE, MD—County residents who will be heading into Baltimore City for New Year’s Eve should be aware of important traffic modifications. The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the commercial vehicle restrictions and traffic modifications that will be implemented for Baltimore’s New Year’s Eve Spectacular. In preparation for the festivities, temporary commercial vehicle restrictions will …

13-year-old girl reported missing from northeast Baltimore City

BALTIMORE, MD—Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 13-year-old girl. Caytlin India Hurd was last seen on December 23, 2019, in the 4100-block of Belair Road. Caytlin was last seen wearing a black hair bonnet, black jeans, a black leather jacket, a black puffy Calvin Klein coat, and white FILA sneakers. Caytlin is approximately 5’1″ tall …

Shooting reported on Belair Road near Cedonia

CEDONIA, MD—Police are investigating a Thursday night shooting on Belair Road in northeast Baltimore. At just before 10 p.m., officers responded to the 5500-block of Belair Road (21206) to investigate a reported shooting. At the scene, police found an adult male suffering from gunshot wounds. A medic was summoned and the victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment. …

Man shot during Belair Road home invasion in northeast Baltimore

CEDONIA, MD—Police say a man was shot during a Belair Road home invasion on Wednesday night. At around 11:15 p.m. on December 11, officers responded to the 5800-block of Belair Road (21206) for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a 41-year-old man who had been shot in the lower left abdomen. The victim was transported to an …