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Governor Hogan announces added safety measures ahead of 2020 election

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Monday updated Marylanders on the security of the 2020 election and encouraged residents and county officials to report any efforts to intimidate or misinform voters. Governor Hogan was joined by U.S. Attorney Robert K. Hur, FBI Baltimore Special Agent in Charge Jennifer C. Boone, Maryland State Police Superintendent Colonel Woodrow W. Jones III, Special Agent …


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Perry Hall woman recognized for 50 years of service to Girl Scouts

PERRY HALL, MD—A Perry Hall woman has been recognized for 50 years of service to the community. On Tuesday evening, Delegate Joe Boteler and Councilman David Marks recognized Gladys Friedel for a half-century of service to the Girl Scouts of America. Friedel has served as a mentor to thousands of Girl Scouts in northeastern Baltimore County. She is also a …


I-95 ‘dancing man’ goes viral, gets arrested [VIDEO]

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A man got out of his car and began dancing on Interstate 95 over the weekend…because, 2020. The incident occurred on Saturday afternoon along southbound I-95 in Harford County. In the video below, which was filmed by a Carney resident and shared publicly to Facebook, the man, who has not been identified, can be seen getting out of his …

Governor Hogan, Maryland State Police announce all aviation command bases will remain open

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan and Maryland State Police Superintendent Colonel Woodrow Jones III on Thursday announced that all Maryland State Police Aviation Command (MSPAC) bases will remain open. In July, due to the anticipated fiscal challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Board of Public Works approved budget reductions associated with closing one MSPAC base. Last month, the governor stated …

Baltimore man killed in Rosedale motorcycle crash

ROSEDALE, MD—Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal crash on I-695 in Rosedale on Sunday that claimed the life of a Baltimore man. The victim has been identified as Bryan Thompson, 35, of Baltimore. Medics pronounced Thompson dead at the scene. He was operating a 2007 Yamaha motorcycle at the time of the crash. At just after midnight on Sunday, …

Maryland State Police still seeking info on fatal August hit-and-run crash in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Authorities are continuing to investigate a fatal hit-and-run crash that killed one person and injured another on August 12 in Rosedale. At just after 4:15 a.m., the Maryland State Police Golden Ring Barrack received two calls regarding a disabled vehicle in the center lane of the inner loop on Interstate 695 between I-95 and Philadelphia Road. When troopers arrived …

Rosedale man, 18 others indicted on gang-related drug charges

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh and Maryland State Police Colonel Woodrow W. “Jerry” Jones, III on Thursday announced the indictments of 19 defendants for multiple charges, including participation in a criminal gang and conspiracy to distribute narcotics, as well as multiple drug kingpin, possession of a large volume of narcotics, and firearms-related counts. The investigation was led by …

Maryland State Police warn of new ‘spoofing’ telephone scam

BALTIMORE, MD—Authorities are warning the public about a recent telephone scam in which the caller cloned, or “spoofed,” a Maryland State Police telephone number in an attempt to make the victim into believe they were the target of a criminal investigation. A complainant told Maryland State Police on Wednesday that she had received a call in which her caller ID …