Crime, Police/Fire

Carjacking reported on Loch Raven Boulevard, Fullerton storage facility burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Authorities are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the Labor Day weekend. At just after 9:45 a.m. on Friday, September 4, a man attempted to intervene in an assault in the 8600-block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237). Several individuals then assaulted the victim and stole his cell phone. At around 11:45 p.m. on Friday, officers responded …


Business, Health, Sci-Tech, Traffic

Water main break leaves Parkville, Towson residents without service

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a water main break in the Towson/Parkville area. A 20-inch diameter water main has ruptured in the 1600-block of East Joppa Road near the Loch Raven Boulevard intersection. Officials say 25 water customers, including a number of businesses, have lost water or are losing pressure. At least one fire hydrant is out of …


Man assaulted & robbed in Perry Hall, Nottingham gas station burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just before 2:45 a.m. on Sunday, July 26, a man was robbed and assaulted by a known individual and two other unknown suspects in the 9600-block of Belair Road in Perry Hall/Nottingham (21236). The suspects stole the victim’s cell phone and wallet and then fled. …

Assault, burglary reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating several Parkville-area crimes that were reported over the past week. At 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 23, an individual was assaulted in a parking lot in the 8700-block of Loch Raven Boulevard (21234) by a known, armed suspect. The suspect then fled the scene prior to officers arriving. Sometime between 2 p.m. on Friday, July 24 …

Police searching for woman missing from Loch Raven Boulevard area

HILLENDALE, MD—Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person. Shakia Banks, 20, was last seen on June 12 in the 5300-block of Loch Raven Boulevard. Banks is approximately 5’6” tall and weighs about 190 pounds. Family and friends are concerned about Shakia’s well-being. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Shakia Banks is urged to contact …

Crash reported on I-695 inner loop

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday night crash on I-695. At just before 10:30 p.m., units responded to a crash on the inner loop of the beltway at the Loch Raven Boulevard exit. The two right lanes along the inner loop are currently closed. Medics are evaluating several patients at the scene.

Carjacking reported on Loch Raven Boulevard, Hillendale home burglarized

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating a pair of crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3 and 10:45 a.m. on Friday, June 5, an individual broke into a residence in the unit block of Polaris Court in Parkville/Hillendale (21234) via the front door. Once inside, the suspect stole various items and then fled. …

Crash snarls I-695 outer loop traffic in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday afternoon crash along I-695 in Parkville. The crash was reported at around 1:45 p.m. along the outer loop at the Loch Raven Boulevard exit. Two of three lanes along the outer loop as well as the outer deceleration lane are currently blocked. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists …