Emergency Response, Government

Baltimore County Police Department announces new uniforms, vehicle conversions [PHOTOS, VIDEO]

The Baltimore County Police Department, in conjunction with County Executive Johnny Olszewski, announced the beginning of police uniform and vehicle conversions on Friday. Uniforms Officers will now wear baseball caps with the police logo and dark blue, rip-stop, cargo-style trousers. They will continue to wear the current uniform shirts, however, the body armor vest will be worn externally (over their …


Crime, Emergency Response

Burglary, attempted stabbing reported in Nottingham

Police are investigating a burglary and an attempted stabbing that were reported this week. At about 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, January 10, two individuals shattered the rear sliding door glass in order to break into an apartment in the 8100-block of Ridgetown Drive in Nottingham (21236).  Once inside, the suspects rummaged through the apartment but were interrupted when a resident returned home. The …


School bus, police car collide in Middle River

Crews are on the scene of a Friday afternoon crash in Middle River. The crash was reported at just after 3 p.m. along Middle River Road at Martin Boulevard. Initial reports indicate that a Parkville High School bus collided with a police cruiser. Seven occupants of the bus are being evaluated. Advertisement Several other vehicles were also involved in the crash. …

Home invasion reported in Essex, commercial burglary reported in Nottingham

Police are investigating an Essex home invasion and a Nottingham commercial burglary that were reported this week. At around 6 p.m. on Monday, January 7, two armed individuals entered a home in the 1500-block of Nicolay Way in Essex (21221), assaulted one victim, and stole cell phones and medication.  The suspects then fled the scene. At just after midnight on Wednesday, January …

Councilman Marks: Suspect arrested following Perry Hall gas station robbery

Authorities have arrested a suspect after a Perry Hall gas station was robbed on Wednesday night. The armed robbery occurred at the Gulf station located at the corner of Belair Road and Ebenezer Road. After a brief helicopter search, police were able to apprehend the suspect. “I wanted the residents of Perry Hall to know what was going on and …

Police: missing woman was last seen in Parkville

UPDATE: Jacklyn Camilleri has been found safe & unharmed. Original story below… —— Police in Baltimore County are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing senior citizen. Jacklyn Crofoot Camilleri, 81, was last seen at around 2 p.m. on Wednesday in the 9300-block of Harford Road, near Putty Hill Avenue. Police believe Camilleri may have been traveling toward …