Education, Police/Fire

Perry Hall High School students to undergo lockdown training on Wednesday

Students at Perry Hall High School will participate in lockdown training on Wednesday. Recently, Baltimore County Public Schools announced plans to enhance its response to an active assailant attack. The following message was sent to parents of PHHS students on Tuesday: Good evening, this is Mr. Last, the Principal of PHHS. You have probably heard that Baltimore County Public Schools …


Education, Police/Fire

Police chase leads to Overlea High School lockdown

UPDATE: The suspect is now in custody. Original story below… —— A local high school was put on lockdown on Thursday morning following a police pursuit. At just before 10:30 a.m., Overlea High School was placed on lockdown after a suspect bailed out of a vehicle during a chase and headed toward the school. Story continues below There is no …


Officer killed in Perry Hall

UPDATE 8: All four suspects are now in police custody. The first suspect arrested has been identified as 16-year-old Dawnta Anthony Harris. UPDATE 7: The fallen officer has been identified – click here for details. UPDATE 6: One suspect has been arrested. Three others remain at large. UPDATE 5: Parents of Perry Hall Elementary, Seven Oaks Elementary, and Gunpowder Elementary …

14-year-old charged in connection with lockdown at Loch Raven High School

A teenager is facing charges in connection with Thursday’s lockdown at Loch Raven High School. The 14-year-old boy responsible for bringing a pellet gun to the school, causing a school lockdown while police searched the building, has been charged as a juvenile with “disturbing activities at school” and “dangerous weapon on school property.” The School Resource Officer (SRO) was approached …

Loch Raven High School placed on lockdown

UPDATE 3: A 14-year-old has been charged in connection with this incident – click here for details. UPDATE 2: Lockdown status has been lifted. No injuries reported. Citizens should still avoid the school as police are preparing to clear the scene. UPDATE: The suspect is in custody and the weapon has been recovered. Authorities say the student will remain in …

Police searching for suspect after pursuit along Joppa Road

UPDATE; 2:40 p.m. – Police now say that the suspect has been taken into custody. Original story below… —— Police were searching for a suspect in the Carney/Perry Hall on Wednesday afternoon. At about 12 p.m., a suspect who was involved in a police chase bailed from a stolen vehicle in the area of Joppa Road at Hines Road, according …

Three killed in Edgewood shooting

UPDATE 10/18/2017; 7:28 p.m. – Radee Prince has been arrested and is now in police custody in Delaware. UPDATE 10/18/2017; 3:30 p.m. – A manhunt is now underway – click here for details. UPDATE 10/18/2017; 11:27 a.m. – The suspect has been identified as 37-year-old Radee Labeeb Prince. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives say special agents from …

Hawthorne Elementary briefly placed on lockdown

A Middle River elementary school was briefly placed on lockdown on Thursday. At just after 12 p.m., witnesses at Hawthorne Elementary School reported seeing an unknown person in the building. The school was placed on lockdown as a precaution and police were notified. Baltimore County Breaking News reports that the incident has since been resolved, and no one was injured. …