Crime, Emergency Response, Events

Operation DryWater underway to keep boaters sober

BALTIMORE, MD – Aiming to keep local waterways safe this holiday weekend, Maryland Natural Resources Police will again join the nationwide effort by local, state, and federal agencies in the tenth annual Operation DryWater. Officers will be on the water providing heightened enforcement and awareness about the dangers of drinking while boating. Boating under the influence continues to be a leading …


Crime, Emergency Response

Dead body found along Perry Hall trail

UPDATE: Officials with the Parkville Precinct believe the body may have been that of a homeless person.  They do not see any reason to suspect foul play at this time. Original story below… —— Police are investigating after a dead body was found along a trail in Perry Hall on Friday afternoon. The deceased adult male body was discovered at about …


Empty kayak found in Gunpowder River

The Maryland Natural Resources Police are attempting to locate the owner of a kayak that was found in the Gunpowder River. The yellow Cobra Tandem was found in Harford County’s Joppatowne Canal on Tuesday morning. The kayak did not have any registration numbers on it. The rightful owner is asked to call MDNRP at 410-260-8888. Our Sponsors

Body of missing boater found near Hart-Miller Island

The body of a Pennsylvania man who went missing on Wednesday evening has been recovered near Hart-Miller Island. The Maryland Natural Resources Police tweeted that the body of the 56-year-old man had been found on Thursday morning. Recovery crews called off the search for the man shortly after 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Authorities say the victim, who has not yet …

Body of missing boater recovered from Middle River creek

The body of a man who went missing yesterday in Middle River has been recovered. Maryland Natural Resources Police say Richard A. Miller, 71, of Joppa, went missing on Wednesday when his dinghy sank into Dark Head Creek near Martin State Airport. Miller had tied up his boat at Wilson Point when the dinghy took on water and sank. Crews …