Crime, Police/Fire

Barricaded subject reported in Perry Hall

UPDATE: Reports indicate that the subject is now safely in police custody. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are responding to a report of a barricaded subject in Nottingham/Perry Hall. At just before 11 p.m., officers responded to the vicinity of the Spring Hill Apartments near the Seven Courts community. At the scene, an armed suicidal subject was reportedly threatening …


Crime, Police/Fire

Police responding to possible barricade situation in Carney

UPDATE 2: Police now say that the suspect pointed a gun at his neighbor.  Officers were sent to the location where the man was identified and arrested. UPDATE: A witness now reports that a man with a rifle has been taken into police custody. Original story below… —— CARNEY, MD—Police in Baltimore County are on the scene of a possible …


Barricade situation ends peacefully in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD – Police in Baltimore County say a standoff in the Rosedale area has ended peacefully. Authorities say that at about 4 a.m. on Friday morning, officers responded to a home on Golden Ring Road in response to a domestic disturbance. When officers arrived at the scene, the residents refused to communicate and attempted to cancel the police response. …

Suicidal person barricaded in burning Perry Hall home

UPDATE: 11:08 a.m. – The fire is now contained. UPDATE: 11:05 a.m. – Police now say that the suicidal subject is in custody. Firefighters continue to work to extinguish the blaze. Motorists should avoid the Silver Spring Road/Cottington Road area. UPDATE: 11:03 a.m. – Perry Hall High School is now on lockdown as a precaution. UPDATE: 11:00 a.m. – The …

Barricade situation reported in Rosedale

Police responded to the scene of a barricade situation in Rosedale on Tuesday morning. At about 11:30 a.m., officers responded to the 8200 block of Pulaski Highway, 21237. Police cleared the scene at around 1:30 p.m. Authorities say a resident shot a pellet gun at her mobile home. No injuries have been reported at this time. There were no related …

Armed man surrenders to police in Essex barricade

UPDATE: 10/12/2016 – 4:32 p.m. – Here is the official update from the Baltimore County Police Department… A barricade situation in Essex has ended peacefully. Just before 11 a.m. this morning, officers responded to the 2100 block of Anthony Ave 21221 for a report of shots fired. When officers arrived on the scene they spoke with a man who told …

White Marsh police officer commits suicide in Bel Air home

A police officer assigned to the White Marsh Precinct is dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound that occurred in a residence located in the 2000 block of Stratton Court in Bel Air. At about 1:30 a.m., on Monday, August 29, deputies assigned to the Harford County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched for a report of a suicidal man. Upon arriving at …

Police on scene of barricade situation in Parkville

UPDATE, 5/30/2016, 4:32 p.m.: The situation has been resolved peacefully and the subject is now in police custody. Original story below… —— Police are currently on the scene of a barricade situation that is unfolding in the Parkville area.  At just after 1:30 p.m on Monday, officers responded to the 8000 block of Highpoint Road.  A male subject has reportedly …