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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
2 Passengers Arrested at BWI Airport for Packing Loaded Guns

2 Passengers Arrested at BWI Airport for Packing Loaded Guns

Passengers from Baltimore and Upper Marlboro were arrested for reportedly packing loaded handguns in their carry-on bags.
Man Shot Dead in Parkville, Baltimore County Police Say

Man Shot Dead in Parkville, Baltimore County Police Say

Police say there is a reward offered for information about the suspect.
24 Passengers Stuck on Six Flags Roller Coaster for 5 Hours

24 Passengers Stuck on Six Flags Roller Coaster for 5 Hours

Seventeen adults and seven children were rescued from 75 feet in the air by Prince George’s County firefighters.
Seen This Woman? She's Missing, Baltimore County Police Say

Seen This Woman? She's Missing, Baltimore County Police Say

Family members reported Katina Sentz missing after she sent a text message that caused concern, police said.
August is Month for Most Carjackings in MD; Safety Tips

August is Month for Most Carjackings in MD; Safety Tips

Statistics show a majority of carjackings take place in two Maryland counties. Do you know how to stay safe?
Ohio Man Charged in Connection with Urinating on Art Modell's Grave

Ohio Man Charged in Connection with Urinating on Art Modell's Grave

The Baltimore County Police Department said Paul S. Serbu has been charged with a misdemeanor.
Middle River Man Charged in Two Armed Robberies

Middle River Man Charged in Two Armed Robberies

Police said the robberies happened Sunday morning.
Middle River Woman Charged in Towson Building Crash

Middle River Woman Charged in Towson Building Crash

Police said the woman was preparing to park when she landed a spot in the side of the Drumcastle Center.
Missing Dundalk Woman Considered 'Critical': Police

Missing Dundalk Woman Considered 'Critical': Police

Police said Dorothy Grubb and her boyfriend had a history of domestic violence.
Missing Dundalk Woman Considered 'Critical': Police

Missing Dundalk Woman Considered 'Critical': Police

Police said Dorothy Grubb and her boyfriend had a history of domestic violence.
Middle River Family Displaced After Lightning Zaps Home

Middle River Family Displaced After Lightning Zaps Home

It was reportedly the third time lightning struck on the same street.
Stabbing Outside Wedding in Middle River Sends 1 to Hospital: Police

Stabbing Outside Wedding in Middle River Sends 1 to Hospital: Police

Two people were having an argument when one stabbed the other, police said.
Injured State Trooper Received Well Wishes from People She Ticketed

Injured State Trooper Received Well Wishes from People She Ticketed

A Maryland state trooper who suffered a brain injury when she was hit by a car in October has returned to work. She thanked family, friends and strangers for their support in her recovery.
Baltimore Officer Who Saved Kitten Finds International Fame

Baltimore Officer Who Saved Kitten Finds International Fame

The I Love Jon Boyer Facebook page helps the Baltimore City police officer find homes for animals. And it lets his fans keep in touch.
Police: Fake Craigslist Ad Set Up Robbery, Murder; Arrest Made 4 Months Later

Police: Fake Craigslist Ad Set Up Robbery, Murder; Arrest Made 4 Months Later

A man killed in late October was likely targeted through a fake Craigslist ad listing a car for sale, say police. An arrest was made March 7 in the death of Rene Filsfdelfo Leiva-Archila.
Police Officer Caught Up in Baltimore County Prostitution Sting

Police Officer Caught Up in Baltimore County Prostitution Sting

Men from Eldersburg and Timonium were also charged with prostitution during a Baltimore County vice sting.
Baltimore County School Bus Crash Sends 2 to Hospital: Police

Baltimore County School Bus Crash Sends 2 to Hospital: Police

No students were injured, according to Baltimore County police.
Missing Baltimore County Man Found in Inner Harbor

Missing Baltimore County Man Found in Inner Harbor

The body of the missing man was found on Saturday.
Firefighters: Hoarding Set Back Efforts to Douse House Fire

Firefighters: Hoarding Set Back Efforts to Douse House Fire

A woman was injured in a Timonium house fire Monday. Firefighters said their efforts were hampered by hoarding.
Man Shot on Main Street in Dundalk: Baltimore County Police

Man Shot on Main Street in Dundalk: Baltimore County Police

One person was injured, according to the Baltimore County Police Department.