Crime, Police/Fire

22-year-old charged with rape, robbery following sexual assault in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Police have arrested and charged a suspect following a sexual assault that occurred in Parkville over the weekend. Detectives with the Special Victims Unit of the Baltimore County Police Department are investigating a sexual assault that occurred in the 3000-block of Putty Hill Avenue (21234) on Sunday, February 11, 2024, at around 3:30 p.m. Police have arrested and charged …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Loch Raven Boulevard shut down due to Parkville fire

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a fire in the Parkville/East Towson area. The fire was reported at just after 8 p.m. in an apartment complex along Loch Raven Boulevard just south of Putty Hill Avenue, across the street from the Knettishall community Units arrived to find smoke showing from the roof of the building. Loch Raven Boulevard has …


Parkville 9/11 Path of Honor to mark 12th year

PARKVILLE, MD—An annual tradition will return to Parkville this weekend. For the past twelve years, volunteers have placed 2,977 American flags along Putty Hill Avenue, from Old Harford Road to Harford Road, in honor of those who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The 2023 Path of Honor will go up on Friday morning, September 8, …

Overnight crash takes out utility pole, brings down power lines in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews responded to a crash in the Parkville area overnight. The crash was reported along Putty Hill Avenue between Perring Parkway and Old Harford Road. Reports indicate that a vehicle struck a utility police and brought down power lines across Putty Hill Avenue, knocking out power to those nearby. There has been no word on any injuries. Photos via …

Robbery reported in Fullerton, suspect arrested following Parkville assault

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating an assault, a robbery, and two burglaries that were reported over the past week. At just after 9:15 a.m. on Tuesday, June 13, 2023, a first-degree assault with a weapon was reported in the 8400-block of Arbor Station Way in Parkville (21234).  The suspect was subsequently arrested. At just after 12:30 a.m. on Friday, June 16, …

Baltimore County to host open house to discuss Hillendale/Parkville/Overlea Sustainable Community Area

PARKVILLE, MD—Baltimore County is inviting residents to help shape the future of the Hillendale/Parkville/Overlea Sustainable Community Area. The Baltimore County Department of Planning will hold an open house on Wednesday, June 21, 2023  from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Parkville High School. Residents will be able to weigh in on topics like environment, transportation, housing, economy, quality of life, and …

Baltimore man shocked after buying winning $100,000 Powerball ticket in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—He plays lottery games frequently, a Baltimore man told Maryland Lottery officials – and while he plays an assortment of games, he always includes a Powerball ticket in his purchase. That loyalty paid off big last month when he bought a $20 ticket in Parkville that delivered a $100,000 prize. “I’m friendly with several of the owners of the …

Public information meeting to be held in Parkville to discuss capacity relief for Hampton Elementary School

TOWSON, MD— To provide emergency capacity relief to Hampton Elementary School, Baltimore County Public Schools will host a public information meeting to discuss potential boundary changes, among other relief measures. The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, May 22, 2023 in the Parkville High School cafeteria. Meeting presenters will discuss options for capacity relief and gather feedback …