Tag: essex

Mom, Daughter Reunited After ‘Acquaintance’ Steals Car in Essex, Drives Away with Baby

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

A mother and her daughter have been reunited after a harrowing ordeal today in which police say a woman stole another woman’s Mazda and drove it 13 miles — all with a six-month child sitting in the back.

State Trooper Crashes Baltimore Co. Street Race, Stops Driver at Start Line

A Chevrolet Corvette found at the start line. Photo via Maryland State Police.

Last night, dozens turned out for a good old-fashioned Sunday evening drag race in Essex. Unfortunately for the crowd that gathered, some of the supped-up cars heading there were a dead giveaway before it even started.

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.

Thieves Stole $25K Worth of Laptops from Balt. Co. Elementary School

Via Baltimore County Police Department

The search is on for two burglars who police say stole 20 laptops from a Baltimore County elementary school early last Tuesday morning.

Baltimore High School Closes in Response to Bomb Threat (Updated)



Kenwood, a high school in Essex, was evacuated this morning after receiving bomb threats and a suspicious package.

Baltimore Dog Thefts on the Rise in Certain Neighborhoods



The American Kennel Club received 432 reports of stolen dogs in 2011, which doesn’t seem like a whole lot. But considering that that figure is more than twice what it was in 2009, and that most owners don’t report their missing pets to the AKC, and a disturbing trend begins to emerge. And certain Baltimore neighborhoods are being targeted more than others.