Police/Fire, Traffic

Troopers issue 21 citations, 23 warnings during I-695 sweep in Parkville/Carney

CARNEY, MD—On Saturday, the Maryland State Police performed a sweep of the northeast corner of I-695. Troopers from the Golden Ring Barrack conducted a speed and aggressive driving enforcement initiative on the beltway between the Loch Raven Boulevard and Belair Road exits. Officials say troopers issued 21 citations, 23 warnings, and 17 safety equipment repair orders during the sweep. Photo …


Events, Family, Police/Fire, Traffic

Maryland State Police to target impaired, aggressive, distracted drivers over Memorial Day weekend

BALTIMORE, MD—As the Memorial Day weekend approaches, Maryland State Police are urging those who plan to celebrate with alcohol to be safe and smart and to avoid impaired, distracted, and aggressive driving. In preparation for the expected high volume of traffic and the potential for many more impaired drivers than on a typical weekend, troopers will be out in force …


Driver arrested after nearly running over fire personnel in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Police say a driver in Perry Hall was arrested on Monday after nearly running over fire department personnel. The incident occurred at 5:30 a.m. on October 25 when the driver of a vehicle in the 4200-block of Silver Spring Road (21128) failed to obey a police officer’s order and fled the scene. The driver went into reverse and …

Maryland State Police to target impaired, aggressive, distracted drivers over Memorial Day weekend

NOTTINGHAM, MD—With traffic expected to surge this Memorial Day weekend, additional Maryland State Police troopers will be on patrol and using a variety of initiatives to keep traffic moving, to respond quickly to highway incidents, and to take appropriate enforcement action when violations are observed that threaten the safety of other motorists. Beginning on Friday, troopers will be focusing enforcement …

85-year-old man charged in connection with fatal crash at Parkville crab house

PARKVILLE, MD—Police say an 85-year-old man has been charged in connection with a fatal crash that occurred in Parkville in December. Louis Anthony Fernandez has been charged with manslaughter, reckless driving, and other related charges in connection with the fatal accident that occurred on December 18th at Parkville Crabs. Deanna Jean Allik, 35, of the 8100-block of Harford Road (21234). …