The city logged 26 murders, well above its historical average for January—a trend that put police Commissioner Anthony Batts and his plan for this police department in focus.
CENTREVILLE, Md. - The man accused of stealing money from various schools and PTA groups in Maryland will get the chance to face his accusers.
Joseph Gill is set for a criminal trial in Queen Anne's County on February 24, for various theft charges.
Gill stands accused to of accepting money from different school districts and PTA groups as payment for Ravens anti-bullying assemblies, but those groups say Gill never came through and broke the hearts of children hoping to see some of the Ravens players.
Queen Anne's County was the first jurisdiction to file criminal charges against Gill, however, some other counties have since filed their own charges.
The Queen Anne's County criminal charges stem from promised assemblies at Centreville Middle School and Sudlersville Elementary School, both of which gave him $400.
"It hurts, it hurts,” Michael Marion said. “Sometimes I just want to close my eyes when I go by. That way maybe it's not there, but it's there and every day we go by it, my boys see it every day, their bus goes by it every day."
Court records detail not only Timothy Virts potential for violence but also the custody agreements for parenting the children he had with murder victim Bobbie Joe Cortez.
Maryland hit-and-run reports by the numbers
Maryland's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has weighed in on a bill that asks Maryland hospitals with an ER to provide forensic exams for victims of sexual assault.
Lawmakers Friday introduced a bill in Annapolis that would place the responsibility on Maryland hospitals to provided certified forensic nurses for rape victims.
When a person is sexually assaulted, a clock starts ticking for evidence collection.
When a victim is raped, convincing them to go to the hospital can be tough. That’s just the first hard step after a horrific trauma.
This searchable database breaks down the number and dollar amount associated with rape kit reimbursements at certified Maryland hospitals.
Stats on hospital rape kit reimbursement claims 2011-2013.