Featured, Lifeline

Police Arrest Alleged Killer of Department Spokesman’s Younger Brother

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 06, 2017 2:47pm

Photo via Facebook/Baltimore Police Department

Authorities have charged a 21-year-old Baltimore man with murder in the Sunday night killing of Baltimore Police Department spokesman T.J. Smith’s little brother.

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Lifeline

Rapper The Game Helps Raise Money for Baltimore Dirt Biker’s Funeral

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 2:36pm

Still via YouTube/World Star Hip-Hop

West Coast rapper Jayceon Taylor, known more famously as The Game, has offered his assistance for a tragic, familiar cause in Baltimore.

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Links

Thursday Morning Headlines: Police OT Still Being Audited; Coach of Baltimore’s Old CFL Team Passes Away; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 7:24am

Baltimore program seeks to expand male youth opportunities – WBAL-TV

Friend, community plead for answers in murder of Sebastian Dvorak – ABC2

Police overtime is being audited, but administration won’t say by whom – Baltimore Brew

Castillo’s grand slam in fifth helps Orioles beat White Sox, 10-6, end 11-game road losing streak – Baltimore Sun

Don Matthews, CFL Coach Who Led Baltimore To Grey Cup, Dies — WBAL

Culture

In Wake of Black Bowie State Student’s Murder in College Park, UMD President Promises to Fight Hate on Campus

2 Written by: | Thursday, May 25, 2017 2:39pm

A shot of the University of Maryland’s McKeldin Library, via Wikimedia Commons.

“United by this recent tragedy, we can be a force for good. Together, we can be stronger and smarter than those who would divide us and subvert the values that undergird our University and our democracy.”

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Featured, Lifeline

City Police Stepping Up Patrols After Deadly ISIS Attack in Manchester

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 23, 2017 11:53am

Monday’s deadly terrorist attack in Manchester, England, is having repercussions here in Baltimore City, with local authorities staying on their toes to try to fend off any similar tragedies on their home turf..

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Culture, Lifeline

Father Maskell’s DNA Doesn’t Match with Evidence from Murdered Nun’s Crime Scene, Baltimore Co. Police Say

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 17, 2017 5:14pm

Image via Netflix

In a case that’s becoming more worthy of its own Netflix show every month, police have now determined that DNA from a late priest named as a suspect in Sister Cathy Cesnik’s 1969 murder in Baltimore County doesn’t match with DNA found at the crime scene.

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Featured, Lifeline

Years Later, Authorities Say They Have Caught 3-Year-Old McKenzie Elliott’s Killer

1 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 4:04pm

A poster of McKenzie Elliott, 3, who was killed in a shooting in Waverly in August 2014. Photo via BPD spokesman T.J. Smith/Twitter.

On a Friday evening in summer 2014, as three-year-old McKenzie Elliot stood outside on her family’s porch in Waverly, gunfire erupted nearby. When it was over, Elliott had been fatally wounded by a stray round. The murder sent chills throughout Baltimore.

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Featured, Lifeline

Oral Arguments in Adnan Syed’s Appeal Begin June 1

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 9:38am

Nearly months since the day Adnan Syed’s 2000 murder conviction was overturned by a Baltimore City Circuit Court judge, the infamous podcast subject will get his new day in court.

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Culture

Watch: Netflix Releases Trailer for ‘The Keepers,’ a New Series About a Baltimore Nun’s Murder

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 1:50pm

Netflix has released the official trailer for its new documentary series exploring the cover-up of the 1969 murder of Baltimore nun Sister Catherine Cesnik.

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Culture, Featured, Lifeline

Netflix to Spotlight Baltimore Nun’s 1969 Murder in New Documentary Series

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 17, 2017 12:59pm

Image via Netflix

A new seven-part Netflix series will explore the unsolved 1969 killing of a 26-year-old nun at Baltimore’s former Archbishop Keough High School.

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