Images of police outfitted in paramilitary gear clashing with protesters in suburban St. Louis after the weekend shooting death of unarmed black teenager is giving new impetus to efforts to rein in a Pentagon program that provides free machine guns and other surplus military equipment to local law enforcement agencies.
Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday promised the family of an unarmed black teenager shot by police in Missouri a full, independent civil rights investigation of his death.
Maryland State Police say a trooper saved the life of a man who appeared about to jump off a 90-foot bridge.
The Pennsylvania State Police, one of the nation’s largest forces, is faced with ending the physical fitness tests it gives to applicants for state trooper positions or defending in court a practice that the federal government says illegally discriminates against women.
Authorities found a body Saturday morning that they believe is a missing elderly woman.
Prince George’s County Police say a man impersonated a police officer and attempted to kidnap two children.
A federal jury awarded a former Maryland Transportation Authority Police officer $127,000 after she alleged that she was sexually harassed by an instructor at the agency’s police academy.
Police departments are finding out that the Internet really does know all.
A 10-year-old girl was seriously injured Friday when she was struck by a car while biking in North Bethesda, Maryland.
Police say a man stabbed an acquaintance in a residential area of Glen Burnie after following the victim during an argument.