Crime, Police/Fire

Carjacking reported in Parkville, Middle River food delivery driver robbed

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several crimes that were reported over the past few weeks. At around 5 a.m. on Friday, October 4, two individuals approached someone on Dowling Court in Hillendale/Parkville (21234) and demanded the keys to their vehicle at gunpoint. The victim gave suspects the keys and suspects fled in the vehicle. At around 3 a.m. on Tuesday, October …


Crime, Police/Fire

Attempted burglaries reported at Dunkin’ Donuts, Carrabba’s

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two attempted burglaries and an attempted robbery that were reported this week. At just before 3 a.m. on Tuesday, October 8, an individual entered the Dunkin’ Donuts located in the 1900-block of Taylor Avenue in Parkville (21234) through a rear-facing window. Once inside, the suspect tried to access the safe but failed. The suspect left the …


Maryland School for the Blind to host first official blind youth soccer match in U.S.

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland School for the Blind will host the first official competitive blind youth soccer match in the United States on Tuesday, September 24, at 1:00 pm when the MSB Bees take on the Virginia School for the Blind Chiefs on the athletic fields at MSB. The sport of 5-a-side soccer was introduced at MSB in September 2017, when …

Burglaries reported in Fullerton, Nottingham

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several burglaries that were reported in recent days. Sometime between Wednesday, August 14, and Thursday, August 22, a known individual entered an apartment in the 4300-block of Cardwell Avenue in Fullerton (21236) and stole clothing, electronics, cell phones, and other personal items. Sometime between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Friday, August 30, an …

Man robbed at knifepoint in White Marsh, Essex gun shop burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several robberies and burglaries that were reported this week. Some time between noon on Sunday, August 4, and 5 p.m. on Tuesday, August 6, an individual broke into a residence in the 100-block of Montrosse Avenue in Essex (21221) by breaking out a window in the rear basement door. The residence was then ransacked …

Shots fired near Parkville, robbery suspects arrested

PARKVILLE, MD – Police are investigating several Parkville-area crimes that were reported over the weekend. At noon on Saturday, June 27, a juvenile entered an apartment in the 8000-block of Hillendale Road (21234) without permission from the resident. The suspect stole a cell phone and cell phone charger and was later arrested. At around 11:15 p.m. on Satruday, two juveniles …

Teen knocked unconscious during Carney robbery, Parkville 7-Eleven robbed

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating an assault and a robbery that were reported on Tuesday. At just before 7 p.m. on July 23, three juveniles approached two other teens in the area of Magledt Road near Hines Road in Parkville/Carney (21234). The suspects asked to borrow the victim’s cell phone. When the victim refused, the suspects punched him in …

Maryland School for the Blind appoints new Director of Education

NOTTINGHAM, MD – The Maryland School for the Blind announced on Monday that is had appointed Dr. Joshua Irzyk as Director of Education. Dr. Irzyk has been on the staff at MSB for 17 years starting as a Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) and moving into a lead teacher position in 2010. He was then promoted to Assistant Principal …