Police/Fire, Sci-Tech

Baltimore County Police Department offers police facilities as Safe Exchange Zones for online transactions

NOTTINGHAM, MD—As the number of online purchases and sales of goods quickly increase, so do the potential risks associated with these transactions when they involve meeting a stranger. The Baltimore County Police Department is encouraging anyone who makes an online purchase that involves an in-person interaction to use their police facilities. All transactions are encouraged to be completed during daylight …


Crime, Police/Fire

Burglaries reported in Parkville, Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a pair of burglaries that were reported in Rosedale and Parkville/Carney over the past week. At just before 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 24, an individual entered the enclosed front desk area of the Regal Inn and Suites, located in the 8000-block of Pulaski Highway (21237), and stole cash from the cash drawer. At 3:15 p.m. …


Annual 9/11 Remembrance Bell Ceremony held in Parkville [VIDEO]

PARKVILLE, MD—A special ceremony was held in Parkville on Friday morning to remember the heroes of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The annual 9/11 Remembrance Bell Ceremony was held at the Baltimore County Fire Department Station 10, located at the corner of Putty Hill Avenue and Old Harford Road. The event honors the sacrifices of the 343 FDNY and …

Parkville 9/11 Path of Honor marks 9th year

PARKVILLE, MD—An annual tradition lives on in Parkville. For the past nine years, volunteers have placed 2,977 American flags along Putty Hill Avenue, from Old Harford Road to Harford Road, in honor of those who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The 2020 Path of Honor monument went up on Friday morning and is ready for …

Boy Scout Troop cleans up Carney watershed

CARNEY, MD—Summer storms have brought a large amount of debris into places like the Jennifer Branch of the Gunpowder River. Over the weekend, Boy Scout Troop 124, which is based out of St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church in Carney, got busy! “Many thanks to the Scouts from Troop 124 who led a trash collection effort this weekend- Gabe Tomko, Ben …

Vehicle overturns in Parkville crash

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Sunday afternoon crash in Parkville. The crash was reported at around 12:30 p.m. in the area of Old Harford Road at Putty Hill Avenue (21234). One vehicle overturned in the crash, according to the Baltimore County Fire Department. One patient has been extricated and reportedly suffered non-life threatening injuries. Motorists should use …

Five suspects arrested in connection with May shooting in Carney

CARNEY, MD—Police in Baltimore County have arrested five suspects – two adults and three juveniles – in connection with the shooting of an 18-year-old man in Carney last month. At around 10:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 14, officers were called to the 8900-block of Old Harford Road (21234) for a reported shooting. At the scene, officers found that an 18-year-old …

Shooting reported in Carney, suspects still at large

UPDATE: Five suspects have been arrested in connection with this incident. Original story below… —— CARNEY, MD—Police are on the scene of a Thursday night shooting in Carney. The shooting was reported at just after 10:30 p.m. in the area of Old Harford Road at East Joppa Road (21234). Several shots were reportedly fired at a large group. The victim …