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Man Accused of Choking Woman in Cumberland

Police say a Cumberland man choked a female acquaintance and slammed her to the ground after stealing her cellphone during an argument.


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Ex-Principal Pleads Guilty To Stealing From Student Fund

A former Baltimore principal has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $50,000 from Western High School’s student activity fund to make personal purchases.


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Metro Police Stings Target Bike Thieves

Police are trying to stop bike thieves with undercover sting operations at stations with reputations of theft.


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Workers, Trash Haulers Indicted in Bribery, Theft Plots

Five Baltimore workers and six commercial trash haulers have been indicted in two alleged years-long schemes involving bribes and thefts to defraud the city.


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Man Sentenced to 81 Years for Attacking 98-Year-Old Woman

A 51-year-old man has been sentenced to 81 years in prison for attacking a 98-year-old woman in her Rodgers Forge home.



2 Sentenced in Theft of $1M in Nickel Briquettes

Two men have been sentenced in the theft of $1 million in nickel briquettes which were imported through the Port of Baltimore.


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Fairfax Police Arrest Suspect in String of Jewelry Thefts

Fairfax police have arrested a 39-year-old man they believe is connected to a string of high-end jewelry thefts.


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Former Treasurer for Cecil GOP Committee Charged with Theft

Maryland’s state prosecutor has charged the former treasurer of the Cecil County Republican Central Committee with felony theft of campaign funds and perjury.


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Man Once Convicted of Spying Pleads Guilty to Document Theft

A Maryland man whose espionage conviction made headlines in the 1980s acknowledged a more common crime Thursday: theft.


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Police: Man Stole Packages From Northern Va. Homes

Police have arrested a man they believe is responsible for stealing at least 40 packages from the front doorsteps of homes in Arlington.