Tuesday Morning Headlines: Another Confederate Monument Defaced in Baltimore; A $3K Concession Stand Heist in Edgemere; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 7:24am

Councilmembers pass resolution to destroy Confederate monuments; two monuments defaced by activists — City Paper

Union Says Local Fire Department In ‘State Of Emergency’; Needs More Firefighters — CBS Baltimore

Thief steals $3,000 worth of equipment, food from Edgemere football team concession stand — ABC2

Maryland regulators approve eight new medical marijuana growers — Baltimore Sun

Busch Wants Removal Of Taney Statue — WBAL


Thursday Morning Headlines: Baltimore Reels from Murders and Police Scandals; Closer Look at DPW’s $2,500 Reimbursement Limit for Sewage Backups; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 7:25am

City to limit sewer backup compensation to $2,500 – Baltimore Brew

Baltimore Slow to Pick Up Pieces Amid Police Scandals and Surging Violence – The New York Times

Ravens’ Ronnie Stanley Matching Donations Made To BARCS Sick Pets Fund – CBS Baltimore

Baltimore Police vacancies and pilot programs – WYPR

Trailer stolen from Dundalk dance center – ABC2

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Downtown, Lifeline

Thieves Caught Stealing Four Brass Signs from Baltimore Basilica, Police Say

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 2:38pm

Photo via Baltimore Police Department

Baltimore’s most historic Catholic church nearly lost some of its signage early this morning to two accused thieves, one by the name of Pope.

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5 Baltimore-Area Residents Arrested After Alleged Lingerie Heists in Pennsylvania

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 3:21pm

Photo by Dwight Burdette, via Wikimedia Commons

Five accused serial underwear thieves from Baltimore are behind bars after finally getting caught in Pennsylvania.

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Featured, Hampden, Lifeline

Someone Stole the ‘Patron Saint’ of Hampden’s Wheels, and He Plans to Get Them Back

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 31, 2017 2:21pm

Still via Lou Catelli/YouTube

The “Mayor of Hampden” is on the hunt for a daring thief. Earlier Sunday morning, someone snatched his neighborhood-famous tricycle straight off W. 36th Street in broad daylight using a pair of bolt cutters.

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Money & Power

City Police Lieutenant Accused of Logging Fake Overtime Hours, Charged with Felony Theft

0 Written by: | Friday, May 26, 2017 2:57pm

Lt. Steven Bagshaw, via Baltimore Police Department

A Baltimore police lieutenant who gambled with his career by allegedly falsifying hours while based at the Horseshoe Casino was arrested this morning on felony theft charges.

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Six Baltimore Teens Indicted for Alleged 60-Gun Heist in Park Heights in 2015

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 17, 2017 4:38pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

A half-dozen Baltimore teenagers were indicted Monday on hundreds of combined charges related to their alleged roles in a major gun heist in the Park Heights neighborhood nearly two years ago.

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Tuesday Morning Headlines: Trump Meets with Baltimore Small Business Owner; Reisterstown Man Admits to Stealing $19K Worth of New Balances; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 7:23am

Baltimore Small Business Owner Meets With President Trump – CBS Baltimore

Visit Baltimore to launch culinary-focused ad campaign – BBJ

$19,000 worth of shoes: Reisterstown man pleads guilty to stealing pallet of New Balance –Fox45

After man fatally shot near Mondawmin Mall, detectives find toddler in car — Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Lights Up For International Light Festival – Huffington Post

Featured, Money & Power, Schools

Former Baltimore High School Principal Charged with Stealing Tens of Thousands from City Schools

1 Written by: | Monday, Mar 20, 2017 11:01am

City Schools headquarters on North Avenue, photo via Wikimedia Commons

An ex-principal of a shuttered Southeast Baltimore high school stole tens of thousands of dollars from school accounts and spent a good share of that money at Maryland Live! Casino, according to state prosecutors.

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Featured, Lifeline

More than $5,000 Worth of Baseball Gear Lifted From Ripken Stadium

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 09, 2017 9:18am

Stolen goods, via Aberdeen Police Department

A recent heist at the home of the minor league Aberdeen IronBirds has police tracking down one or multiples thieves and a large amount of Ripken Baseball-branded gear in Harford County.

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