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Baltimore County police officer shot in Parkville; suspected shooter killed

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A Baltimore County police officer is undergoing surgery at Shock Trauma after being shot in the upper body in Parkville, police said today. A man in a home on Linden Avenue was shot and killed.

Baltimore Co. police chief to retire, national search for his replacement underway

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After more than 13 combined years at the helm of the Baltimore County Police Department, Chief Terrence Sheridan plans to retire in the middle of next year, newly installed County Executive John Olszewski, Jr. announced today.

Baltimore County police officer who shot theft suspect in Rosedale won’t be charged

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A grand jury has decided not to charge a Baltimore County cop who shot a theft suspect during a vehicular pursuit in Rosedale earlier this month.

Teenager charged in Baltimore County police officer’s killing; three other juveniles in custody

Baltimore County police officer Amy Caprio. Image courtesy of the Baltimore County Police Department.

By Ethan McLeod and Brandon Weigel

Baltimore County police have arrested a male teenager in connection with the killing of an officer following a Monday afternoon incident in Perry Hall, and have three other teens in custody, the department said this morning.

Baltimore County police officer wounded in Perry Hall has died

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Baltimore County police are searching for at least one armed suspect following an altercation in Perry Hall that left a police officer dead on Monday afternoon.

UPDATE: After Cracking String of Package Thefts, Baltimore County Police Track Down Quilt’s Owner

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UPDATE (Tuesday, Jan. 23): Baltimore County police say they have tracked down the rightful owner of a hand-sewn quilt stolen in a string of package thefts.

Police Dug Up Late Baltimore Priest’s Body to Further Investigate Sister Cathy Cesnik’s Murder


Baltimore County police exhumed Father A. Joseph Maskell’s body more than two months ago as part of an investigation of a Baltimore nun’s unsolved 1969 killing, according to media reports.

Baltimore County’s Shameful Record on Rape Reports



Baltimore City has had a rough few weeks, news-wise. Now it seems as though it’s Baltimore County’s turn.