Fairfax County officials are creating a commission to review police department policies after an officer shot an unarmed man and investigative documents were kept secret for 17 months.
Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts wants to pair up police officers and mental health professionals to proactively address mental health conflicts.
Friends and relatives of a 16-year-old boy killed in a shootout with police in Maryland struggled to understand how the faithful churchgoer and high school ROTC student could end up as the suspect in the slaying of his parents and younger sister in Kentucky.
Frederick police say they have arrested a man suspected of breaking into a home on Franklin Street in Frederick.
Violent protests, high tensions and rampant distrust are one police-involved incident away, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said in warning to state lawmakers.
Law enforcement is concerned that the popular Waze mobile traffic app by Google Inc., which provides real-time road conditions, can also be used to hunt and harm police.
Attorney General Eric Holder called Thursday for better record-keeping on how often police officers use force and are themselves attacked, saying the current data is incomplete and inadequate.
The city of Frederick is joining scores of other communities across the country by inviting residents to have “Coffee with a Cop.”
Civil liberties groups are teaching District of Columbia residents about ways they can protect themselves during tense encounters with police.
Baltimore Police are alerting other departments around the country after a man with ties to a well-known gang walked into one of their station houses Tuesday morning with a loaded gun and drugs.