Crime, Emergency Response

Road rage incident reported in Carney, burglary reported in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating an assault and a burglary that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 13, and 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 15, an individual broke into a residence in the 8300-block of Arbor Station Way in Parkville (21234).  The suspect stole property and then fled the scene. At just …


Government, Traffic

Joppa Road resurfacing to be completed by early September

CARNEY, MD – The Joppa Road resurfacing project in the Carney/Perry Hall area is nearly complete, according to Councilman David Marks. Councilman Marks provided an update on the project on Sunday evening. “An additional layer of asphalt will be installed,” said Marks. “There are more than 100 utility connections along this route – the manhole covers will eventually be flush …


Hogan administration debuts pilot program to test alcohol detection technology

OCEAN CITY, MD – Governor Larry Hogan joined Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) officials on Thursday to launch Driven to Protect, a public-private partnership between the state and proponents of a new breath alcohol detection system that could help keep impaired drivers off the road. The governor attended a demonstration of the Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety along with …

Police urge motorcycle safey following fatal crashes

PIKESVILLE, MD – Recent motorcycle crashes are prompting Maryland State Police to issue a reminder for both motorcyclists and other drivers to take precautions, especially during the remaining warm weather months. Since July 28, troopers have responded to six fatal crashes across the state that have involved motorcycle riders. The crashes represent reminders to take extra precautions while driving. Consider …

Fallston bridges reopen following painting, cleaning project

FALLSTON, MD – Two bridges in the Fallston area have reopened following a cleaning and painting project. The project was undertaken by Harford County Public Works. The Laurel Brook Road Bridge located just east of Bottom Road and the Putnam Road Bridge between Phillips Mill Road and Pleasantville Road reopened on August 13th. The Laurel Brook Road Bridge had been …

Flood Warning issued for Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD – The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in central Baltimore County until 9:30 p.m. On Wednesday afternoon, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain which will cause flooding. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible. Turn around, …