Crime, Emergency Response, Traffic

Maryland State Police, MDTA Police to step up patrols for Thanksgiving holiday

NOTTINGHAM, MD – With extra traffic expected this Thanksgiving holiday, Maryland State Police will have additional troopers on patrol who will be using a variety of initiatives to keep traffic moving, to respond quickly to highway incidents, and to take appropriate enforcement action when violations are observed that threaten the safety of travelers. Beginning Wednesday night, troopers from each of …


Crime, Emergency Response, Entertainment

Police: Increased impaired driving enforcement planned through Halloween

Do your Halloween plans include alcohol? The Maryland State Police is reminding drivers that troopers will be working additional impaired driving patrols beginning Friday night and continuing through Halloween. Barracks across Maryland are using impaired driving grant funding from the MDOT/MVA Maryland Highway Safety Office to put additional troopers on the road. These troopers will be saturating areas known to have …


Nottingham man arrested after ramming airport bus, leading police on pursuit

Maryland State Police have arrested a man who allegedly rammed an airport shuttle bus with his vehicle and led troopers on a pursuit early on Friday morning in Anne Arundel County. At just after 2:45 a.m., troopers responded to a call from a passenger that a shuttle bus was being rammed by a van driven by a man who was also suspected of waving a …

Maryland State Police to conduct sobriety checkpoint in Harford County

On Friday, September 21, 2018, Maryland State Police have announced that they will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in Harford County. The goal will be to locate impaired drivers and to promote public awareness of the dangers of impaired driving. Troopers have investigated over 60 collisions this year in which a driver was under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or both. Drivers …

Jerusalem Mill hosting First Responders Day on Saturday

First Responders Day is set to kick off at historic Jerusalem Mill today, Saturday, August 18, 2018. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Historic Jerusalem Mill Village, located at 2800 Jerusalem Road, Kingsville, MD 21087. Admission is free. Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company, Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company, Maryland State Police Aviation Unit, Harford County Sheriff’s Office, …