Crime, Police/Fire

Officer in Essex police-involved shooting identified

UPDATE: The body cam footage from his incident is now available here. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Police have identified the officer involved in a shooting on Skipjack Court in Essex last weekend. At just before 10:45 p.m. on Saturday, May 16, officers responded to the unit block of Skipjack Court (21221) for a report of a crowd of people …


Crime, Police/Fire

Suspect in officer-involved shooting in Essex dies

UPDATE 2: The body cam footage from his incident is now available here. UPDATE: The officer involved in this shooting has been identified. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—The suspect in Saturday night’s police-involved shooting in Essex has died, according to authorities. The deceased suspect has been identified as Robert Johnson Jr., 29, of the unit block of Championship Court …


Two injured in officer-involved shooting in Essex

UPDATE 3: The body cam footage from his incident is now available here. UPDATE 2: The officer involved in this shooting has been identified. UPDATE: One of the suspects involved in this incident has died. Original story below… ——— ESSEX, MD—Authorities have released additional details regarding Saturday night’s officer-involved shooting in Essex. At just before 10:45 p.m., officers responded to …

Police-involved double shooting reported in Essex

UPDATE 5: The body cam footage from his incident is now available here. UPDATE 4: The officer involved in this shooting has been identified. UPDATE 3: One of the suspects involved in this incident has died. UPDATE 2: Police have released additional details regarding this incident. UPDATE: Units are now reporting that two individuals have been shot. No police officers …

Vehicle strikes 2 homes in Essex

Two families were displaced on Thursday evening after a vehicle plowed into a pair of homes in Essex. The accident occurred at 5:30 p.m. in the unit block of Skipjack Court (21221). Structural damage has been reported in both homes. The battalion chief has been called in to inspect both dwellings. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists …