Events, Police/Fire, Traffic

Funeral for fallen Baltimore firefighter to impact traffic on Friday

BALTIMORE, MD—The Baltimore County Police Department is advising residents to prepare for traffic disruptions and delays on Friday, November 3 during the morning and afternoon as the funeral procession for fallen Baltimore City Fire Captain Dillon J. Rinaldo travels through the area. The funeral procession is scheduled to begin at 8:45 a.m. with a motorcade from the funeral home to …


Events, Police/Fire, Traffic

Funeral for fallen Baltimore City firefighter to impact I-695, I-83 traffic on Friday

BALTIMORE, MD—The funeral for fallen Baltimore City firefighter Rodney W. Pitts III has just concluded at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen. The funeral procession will shortly be moving along I-695 in the Towson area and onto northbound I-83, ending at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. The following additional road closures are also in effect: West Northern Parkway closed from North …


Orioles to host public memorial for Brooks Robinson

BALTIMORE, MD—The Orioles have announced that the club will host a public memorial for team legend and National Baseball Hall of Famer, Brooks Robinson. The event will take place this Monday, October 2, 2023, at Oriole Park at Camden Yards beginning at 10:00 a.m. The memorial will recognize his impact on the Orioles organization, the City of Baltimore, and the …

Baltimore County Police Department to hold annual memorial service on Friday

TOWSON, MD—A memorial service to honor Baltimore County police officers who died while performing their duties will take place Friday, May 12, 2023 at 10 a.m. The service will take place at Patriot Plaza, 401 Bosley Avenue, Towson (21204). The service will be moved inside the County Council Chambers in the Old Courthouse, 400 Washington Avenue (21204) in the event …

Baltimore County police hold memorial service for fallen officers [VIDEO]

TOWSON, MD—The Baltimore County Police Department held a memorial service on Friday morning to honor officers who died while performing their duties. The service was held  at 10 a.m. inside the County Council Chambers in the Old Courthouse in Towson. County Executive Johnny Olszewski, Baltimore County Police Chief Melissa R. Hyatt, government dignitaries, and family members of the fallen heroes …

Six years later, fallen police officers remembered in Harford County [PHOTOS]

HARFORD COUNTY, MD—Two police officers who were killed in the line of duty were remembered in Harford County on Thursday. Senior Deputy Patrick Dailey and Deputy First Class Mark Logsdon were shot on February 10, 2016, as they responded to a report of a suspicious person at the Panera Bread in Abingdon. The Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company sounded their …

Harford County to remember fallen deputies on February 10, six years after line-of-duty deaths

ABINGDON, MD—County Executive Barry Glassman has ordered the Harford County flag lowered and plans a moment of silence for two sheriff’s deputies who gave their lives in the line of duty six years ago. In honor of Senior Deputy Patrick Dailey and Deputy First Class Mark Logsdon, the Harford County flag will fly at half-staff from sunrise through sunset on …

U.S. flags to be flown at half-staff on Saturday for National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service

WASHINGTON, DC—All U.S. flags will be flown at half-staff on Saturday in recognition of the 40th annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service, which will be held at the U.S. Capitol. No flag may fly higher than the American flag.  The annual event is being held as part of National Police Week. The National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service, which is sponsored by …