Police/Fire

Roof caves in during Essex house fire

UPDATE: Three dogs and two cats reportedly died in the blaze, which was caused by an unattended stove. No one was home at the time of the fire. Original story below… ——— ESSEX, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday morning house fire in Essex. The fire was reported at around 7:30 a.m. in the 300-block of Wye Road. …


Harford County Sheriff’s Office announces addition Maryland’s first electronic storage detection dog

HARFORD COUNTY, MD—Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey R. Gahler on Thursday announced the addition of the Harford County Sheriff’s Office’s (HCSO) newest law enforcement canine, K-9 Sata. K-9 Sata is certified as an electronic storage detection (ESD) canine and derives his name from the Serial AT Attachment, a computer bus interface that connects mass storage devices and a commonly used connector …

GoFundMe page established for Snoop the service dog’s vet expenses

NOTTINGHAM, MD—It was a heartbreaking story that had a bittersweet ending. A GoFundMe page has been established to help cover vet expenses for Snoop, the service dog who was found after fleeing from a fatal White Marsh crash.  Since Snoop’s owner was killed in the crash, the funds will also help the owner’s sister who is now caring for the …

Service dog found after fleeing from White Marsh crash [PHOTOS]

UPDATE: A GoFundMe page has been established to help cover the cost of Snoop’s medical bills. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Snoop is safe. The service dog that fled the scene following a fatal Saturday afternoon crash in White Marsh has been found. Police say that, at just after 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, a Dodge Ram traveling northbound on Campbell …

Police searching for service dog that fled following fatal White Marsh crash

UPDATE 2: A GoFundMe page has been established to help cover the cost of Snoop’s medical bills. UPDATE: “Snoop” has been found and is currently at Pet ER. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are searching for a Dalmatian that got away following Saturday’s fatal crash in White Marsh. The dog was pulled from a burning vehicle and its owner …

WMVFC mourns passing of firehouse dog, Ember

WHITE MARSH, MD—The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company shared some sad news on Saturday morning. The station’s firehouse dog, Ember, has passed away. “To Ember, your howl and cold nose will be missed forever through the halls of the firehouse,” WMVFC said on Facebook. “We all hope you’ve found a fire engine to ride up there and a patio to …

America’s VetDogs 5K and Dog Walk returns to The Avenue in April

WHITE MARSH, MD—It’s back! The Avenue at White Marsh invites you to join WBAL news anchor Jason Newton and WBAL TV’s Puppy with a Purpose, Brooks, for a 5K run & dog walk to benefit and celebrate America’s VetDogs! Participants will be able to run or walk with the pack, then they can stick around for food & drink tents.  …