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VIDEO: Suspect in Laurel Senior Center, Columbia Business Vandalism Caught on Camera

The suspect in several instances of vandalism involving cars being spray-painted has been caught on a surveillance video.


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Howard Co. Police Using Social Media in Hopes of Solving Cold Cases

Police in Howard County are hoping the far reach of social media will help them solve cold cases that have gone unsolved for years, and sometimes decades.


Howard County Police Chief William McMahon talks to reporters outside Columbia Mall following a shooting in January. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Howard County Police Chief Announces Retirement

Howard County Police Chief William McMahon is retiring, after eight years in the post and 30 years in law enforcement.


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Md. Police Investigating 3 Similar Groping Incidents

Police in Columbia, Md. are now investigating a third report of a man grabbing a woman inappropriately then fleeing the scene.


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Howard County Police Officer Indicted for Assault

Howard County Police say an officer had been indicted on a charge of second-degree assault.


Fast food manager shot outside Md. restaurant

COLUMBIA, Md. (CBS/AP) — A fast food restaurant manager is in critical condition after being shot outside a Columbia restaurant, Howard County police say. Police say the unidentified manager was shot early Sunday after he […]