Crime, Police/Fire

Burglary reported at Parkville church

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating after a Parkville church was burglarized this week. Sometime between 8 p.m. on Sunday, November 15, and 1 a.m. on Monday, November 16, an individual broke into St. Ursula Catholic Church. The church is located in the 8800-block of Harford Road (21234) at the corner of Harford Road and Putty Hill Avenue. Advertisement The suspect stole …


Crime, Police/Fire

Man robbed on Harford Road near I-695

CARNEY, MD—Police are investigating after a man was robbed in the Parkville/Carney area over the weekend. At around 8 p.m. on Friday, November 13, the man was walking in the area of Harford Road near I-695 (21234) when three individuals approached him. One of the suspects was armed and threatened the man while the other two suspects went into his …


New Dunkin’ in Parkville to hold Grand Opening on Monday

PARKVILLE, MD—There’s a new Dunkin’ in town. The Grand Opening celebration for the new Dunkin’, formerly known as Dunkin’ Donuts, on Harford Road in Parkville will begin at 5 a.m. on Monday, November 9th. The first 200 customers in the store will receive a free coffee card, which will be valid until December 31, 2020 – only at the new …

ATM stolen from Parkville bar, man arrested after breaking into Parkville restaurant

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating several local burglaries that were reported over the past week. At just before 2:45 p.m. on Friday, October 30, a woman returned to her home in the 8200-block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237) to find that a jar full of cash and her children’s identity cards were stolen. The victim also noticed that a screen …

I-695 shut down due to Parkville crash

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Saturday evening crash on I-695 in Parkville. The crash was reported at just before 7:30 p.m. along the inner loop prior to Harford Road (Exit 31). All lanes along the inner loop have been shut down past the Perring Parkway exit. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use …

Councilman Marks: Fixing the Harford/Joppa Road intersection a priority for 10 years

The following is an op/ed piece from Councilman David Marks: When I ran for office in 2010, I stood with a sign at the corner of Harford and Joppa Roads that read “Fix This Intersection.” This junction of two major corridors has been gridlocked for decades, and rebuilding the intersection has been a top priority since I was elected. I …

Police visit local churches as part of first annual Faith and Blue weekend [PHOTOS]

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Officers from the Baltimore County Police Department visited local churches this weekend as part of the first annual Faith and Blue weekend. Faith and Blue is based on the premise that strong communities are built on mutual respect and understanding and that neighborhoods thrive when faith-based organizations and law enforcement work together to make communities safer and stronger. “COVID-19 …