Tag: baltimore county police

Someone Terrorized Essex and Dundalk with a Pellet Gun Last Weekend

Photo of broken glass, via Wikimedia Commons

Baltimore County police are looking for one or multiple vandals who went trigger-happy with a pellet gun on parts of East and Southeast Baltimore County last weekend.

Man Accused of Killing Donatella the Turtle During Parkville Burglary Arrested in Baltimore

On right: Michael Kennard Jones, 23, Courtesy of Baltimore County Police

Less than 24 hours after Baltimore County police announced they were searching for a man who allegedly killed a woman’s turtle while robbing her home, authorities caught up with their suspect in Baltimore City.

Police Say Man ‘Needlessly’ Killed Woman’s Turtle During Parkville Burglary

On right: Michael Kennard Jones, 23, via Baltimore County Police

Authorities in Baltimore County are on the hunt for a 23-year-old man who they say cruelly took the life of a woman’s turtle while ransacking her Parkville home.

Video Appears to Show Rough Arrest, Macing of Teenager in Woodlawn

Photo via National Police Car Archives

A new video making the rounds online appears to show Baltimore County police officers aggressively detaining and macing a 16-year-old boy in Woodlawn.

Baltimore County is Getting a New Police Chief

Outgoing Chief Jim Johnson (left) and incoming Chief Terrence Sheridan

Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced a major leadership change at the top of his county’s police department today. After 38 years of service, Police Chief James Johnson is slated to retire at the end of the month. To replace him, the department is bringing back former chief Terrence Sheridan.

Grilled-Cheese Sandwich Dispute Incites Barricade Standoff in Dundalk

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Yesterday, someone at a home in Dundalk took a bite out of a grilled cheese sandwich that was not theirs, setting off a terrible evening for one family.

Tawon Boyd’s Death After Fight with Police Ruled an Accident

Tawon Boyd (via Facebook)

A 21-year-old Middle River man’s September death following a scuffle with Baltimore County police was an accident rather than a homicide, according to the state medical examiner’s office.

Baltimore County Police Arrest EMT from City Fire Department for Alleged Arson

Joseph Alphonzo Heinze II, Courtesy Baltimore County Police Department

In a strange twist, Baltimore County police have arrested an employee of the Baltimore City Fire Department for allegedly setting his home ablaze last winter.