Police: Woman Robbed Columbia Mall Carousel, Grabbed Employee by Hair, Then Bit Her

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 11, 2017 4:14pm

Still via Howard County Police/Twitter

A 22-year-old woman is in Howard County police custody following an ugly altercation last week at the Columbia Mall.

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Howard County Police Say They Also Won’t be Helping Feds Deport Immigrants

0 Written by: | Monday, May 15, 2017 2:24pm

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent in 2011, via Homeland Security

After a failed attempt by Howard County lawmakers to stop police from helping federal agents deport local residents, the police department has clarified that it doesn’t plan to start doing so anyway.

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Escaped Convict Captured After Five-Day Stay in Jessup Woods

0 Written by: | Thursday, May 04, 2017 9:13am

David Watson, captured. Photo via Howard County Police Department.

After nearly a week on the lam in the woods near a state-run mental hospital in Jessup, David Watson is back behind bars.

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Howard County Has a New Sheriff in Town

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 10, 2016 3:21pm


Gov. Larry Hogan has picked former Howard County police chief Bill McMahon as his replacement for James Fitzgerald.

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12 Arrested for Selling Nitrous Oxide Outside Merriweather Phish Concert

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 3:09pm

Phish (photo: Merriweather Post Pavilion)

Phish (photo: Merriweather Post Pavilion)

Phish shows always make news in themselves because of the devotion of their fans and ever-changing setlists. Last weekend, there was also some activity outside the jam band’s two-night stand at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, as police arrested a dozen people for selling “mind-altering” drugs. You’re surprised, we know. Read More →

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