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Police stand near where a man opened fire at a business, killing three people before the suspect and a state trooper were wounded in a shootout, according to authorities, in Smithsburg on June 9, 2022. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)
Jul 7, 2022

West Virginia man indicted for fatal Maryland shootings

A grand jury has indicted the West Virginia man accused of shooting and killing three coworkers at a Maryland machine shop.

Nov 23, 2021

Fairmount Heights police officer faces kidnapping, misconduct charges

A Fairmount Heights police officer who is already under federal indictment is now facing new charges of kidnapping and misconduct in office related to a traffic stop in August 2019, the Office of the Maryland State Prosecutor announced Tuesday. Public records show the officer, Phillip Dupree, has a troubled history in law enforcement — he […]

Sep 18, 2019

Baltimore attorney charged with racketeering, drug conspiracy

A Baltimore defense attorney was federally indicted Wednesday on racketeering, drug and money laundering conspiracy charges. Kenneth W. Ravenell, 60, is accused of receiving payments from a drug trafficker client and his associates in exchange for instructing them about how to evade police and continue their operations, according to a news release from the U.S. […]

Jul 20, 2018

Grand jury indicts Capital Gazette shooting suspect

A grand jury has leveled 23 charges against a man accused of killing five people in a mass shooting at a Maryland newspaper office, a prosecutor announced Friday.

May 30, 2018

4 Baltimore teens indicted in killing of police officer

A grand jury has indicted four Baltimore teenagers accused of killing a Maryland police officer who was crushed by a stolen Jeep on a suburban cul-de-sac, authorities announced Wednesday.

Aug 10, 2017

Attorney General charges 2 Md. doctors in ‘pill mill’ operations

Attorney General Brian E. Frosh announced Thursday the indictments of 11 people, including two doctors, who are accused of operating “pill mills” that illegally distributed opioids and other controlled substances. Kofi Shaw-Taylor and nine co-conspirators operated two clinics that allegedly dispensed drugs without a medical purpose and submitted fraudulent Medicaid claims, according to[...]

Aug 10, 2017

Prince George’s liquor board official indicted on bribery

GREENBELT — A federal grand jury has indicted a former Prince George’s County liquor board official on charges related to a bribery conspiracy. The indictment of Anuj Sud was announced Wednesday by the Maryland U.S. attorney’s office. The indictment alleges Sud solicited and accepted bribes in the performance of his official duties. Court documents allege […]

May 12, 2017

Prince George’s police officer indicted, accused of misconduct

UPPER MARLBORO — A Prince George’s  County police officer has been indicted by a grand jury on multiple charges. Prince George’s County State Attorney spokesman John Erzen tells local media that Cpl. Adrian Crudup was indicted Thursday on charges of witness intimidation, accessory after the fact and misconduct in office after authorities accused him of […]

Dec 1, 2016

Prince George’s officer charged with assault for striking suspect with cruiser

A Prince George’s County police officer was charged Thursday with second-degree assault and misconduct in office for allegedly striking a suspect with his cruiser during a pursuit in June. Officer Juan Hernandez was responding to a call for an armed person on June 13 and pursued the suspect, according to the Prince George’s County State’s […]

Jun 28, 2016

4 remaining officers seek indictment dismissal in Gray case

All four of the remaining officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray are seeking to have their cases dismissed after they claim documents show the Sheriff’s Office sought charges without conducting its own investigation and a Baltimore Police detective was given a script to read from during her grand jury testimony. Lt. […]

Nov 24, 2015

Towson diving coach charged after phone found in locker room

TOWSON — Officials at Towson University say the school’s head diving coach has been indicted on charges in connection with a cellphone found in a women’s locker room. Forty-three-year-old Maureen Mead was indicted by a grand jury on Monday. According to the university, she faces charges of interception of communication, a “peeping tom” violation and […]

Oct 9, 2015

Garrett County lawyer convicted of falsifying deeds, mortgages

A Garrett County attorney was convicted Friday by a federal jury of bank fraud and related offenses. Angela M. Blythe, 51, an Oakland solo practitioner, will be sentenced in December. Blythe, 51, was indicted in December 2014 for using false identities to prepare deeds, mortgages and notes which concealed her co-conspirator’s ownership of several properties, […]

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