Crime, Emergency Response

Robberies reported in Parkville, Middle River, Essex

Police are investigating a series of robberies that were reported this week. At 10 a.m. on Monday, July 23, a man was sitting in his van in the 2500-block of Putty Hill Avenue in Parkville (21234) when another man came up behind him, placed a knife to his side, and demanded money. The victim complied and then ran from the van to …


Candlelight vigil to be held in Parkville on Friday for slain officer

A candlelight vigil has been organized in the wake of the line-of-duty death of a Parkville police officer. Officer Amy Caprio was killed in Perry Hall on Monday afternoon while investigating a suspicious vehicle on Linwen Way. Advertisement A candlelight vigil will be held at Parkville High School at 8 p.m. on Friday evening, May 25th. Parkville High School is …

Police investigating assault, 2 burglaries, 2 robberies

Police are investigating an assault, two burglaries, and two robberies that were reported this week. At 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 25, three individuals broke into an apartment on Aspinwood Way (21236) by forcing open the rear window. Various items were stolen before the suspects fled the scene. At 12:45 p.m. on Wednesday, a man was in the area of …

Maryland’s Rolling 9/11 Memorial receives piece of stone from Pentagon [PHOTOS]

An important historical artifact has come to Maryland. On Wednesday, Maryland’s 9/11 Rolling Memorial, created by The Hope and Peace Foundation, received one of the five remaining pieces of stone from the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the Pentagon. The piece was mounted to the rolling memorial in remembrance of all who died that day, including the 53 Marylanders …

Downed trees wreak havoc on local roadways; winds force bridge closures

The high winds continued to wreak havoc on local roadways on Friday morning. At just after 10 a.m., officials reported that the intersection of Harford Road at Mountain Road in Fallston had been shut down due to a downed tree blocking all lanes. Another tree is down along Belair Road at Vale Road in Fallston.  All northbound lanes of Belair …