Business, Emergency Response, Events, Government

White Marsh Precinct launches food drive

The White Marsh Precinct of the Baltimore County Police Department has launched a food drive to benefit Freedom Church on Hazelwood Avenue and Garden Village Community Center. A grocery cart will be in the lobby of the precinct through the end of November as police collect donated boxes, cans, jars, and bags of food items to help stock the food …


Crime, Emergency Response

Fake contractors burglarize White Marsh home, Middle River man punches would-be robber

Police are investigating several burglaries, robberies, and attempted robberies that were reported over the past week. At about 5:30 p.m. on Friday, October 5, a man approached another man while he was sitting on his front porch on Banca Place in Middle River (21223). The first man asked the second man for money. The victim told the suspect that he did not …


House fire reported in Overlea

Crews are on the scene of a Thursday night house fire in Overlea. At just before midnight, fire personnel responded to a home in the 4800-block of Hazelwood Avenue (21206). At the scene, crews found fire showing from the two-study home. Advertisement Several additional fire engines were dispatched and the fire was eventually extinguished. No injuries were reported.

Multiple robberies reported over the weekend

Police are investigating several robberies that were reported over the past weekend. At just after 4:15 a.m. on Friday, July 6, two individuals, one of whom was armed, knocked on someone’s door in the 600-block of Delaware Avenue in Essex (21221). Once the victim opened the door, the suspects entered and stole jewelry, a wallet, money, and medication. The suspects then …

Rosedale bank robbed, Victory Villa Elementary vandalized

Police are investigating two robberies and a vandalism incident that were reported over the weekend. At 6:30 p.m. on Friday, June 22, an individual entered the utility room at Victory Villa Elementary School, located in the 500 block of Compass Road in Middle River (21220), and damaged copper tubing. At just before 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 23, an individual …

Police investigating three robberies, two burglaries

Police are investigating three robberies and two burglaries that were reported over the past week. At about 12:45 a.m. on Saturday, May 5, approximately five individuals approached a man in the 400 block of Eastern Boulevard in Essex (21221), assaulted him, and stole his cell phone. The suspects then fled the scene. At 12:15 p.m. on Sunday, May 6, in …