Events, Police/Fire

Police training exercise to be held in Middle River this week

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—A police training exercise will be held in the Middle River area later this week. The Baltimore County Police Department will be participating in an exercise hosted by the Maryland Air National Guard to practice an integrated response between the National Guard Security Forces and the BCoPD during a critical incident. The exercise will be held on Thursday, …


Crime, Police/Fire

Parkville home burglarized, Essex man robbed at knifepoint, Essex Pharmacy burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 11 a.m. on Monday, January 20 and 6 p.m. on Monday, January 27, an individual broke into the enclosed rear porch to a home in the 3100-block of California Avenue in Parkville (21234) and stole tools and various other items. At 10 a.m. on …


Police identify children killed in Essex crash

ESSEX, MD—Authorities have identified the children who were killed in a crash in Essex on Monday. Police have confirmed that the pedestrians who were struck were a mother and her three children. Jhalil Norris, 5, and Jovanni Norris, 6, of the unit block of Stemmers Run Road (21221) were both pronounced dead on January 6th. The mother and 9 year-old …

Two children killed while crossing Eastern Boulevard

UPDATE: Police have identified the two children who were killed in this crash. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Police say two children were killed while crossing an Essex roadway on Monday. At just after 4 p.m. on January 6, officers responded to the area of Eastern Boulevard at Orville Road (21221). Police determined that a 2008 silver BMW 128i was …

Parkville Pharmacy burglarized; Fullerton book store, Essex delivery driver robbed

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 2, an individual grabbed a purse from a woman who was stopped in her vehicle in the 1200-block of Eastern Boulevard in Essex (21221). The suspect also snatched the woman’s phone from her hand then fled in another vehicle. The …

Police investigating Nottingham burglary; robberies reported in Essex, Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 10 p.m. on Sunday, November 24 and 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 26, an individual stole a lawn mower from a shed in the 4200-block of Necker Avenue in Nottingham (21236). At 5 a.m. on Tuesday, two individuals pried open the front door at …

Mother killed, toddler injured in 5-car fatal crash on Eastern Boulevard

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police in Baltimore County are investigating an overnight 5-car crash in Middle River that killed a woman and injured her 3-year-old son. The crash happened around 12:30 a.m. on Friday along Eastern Boulevard near White Marsh Boulevard. Authorities say a Honda Element that was traveling westbound on Eastern Boulevard sideswiped another vehicle traveling in the same direction, then …

Medevac responds to overnight crash in Middle River

UPDATE: Police now say a mother was killed and her toddler injured in this overnight, fatal crash. Original story below… —— MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews responded to a serious overnight crash in Middle River. The crash was reported at about 12:30 a.m. on Friday in the area of White Marsh Boulevard at Eastern Boulevard. One patient was heavily entrapped and required …