| May 21, 2015
| 1:13 PM
A former radio reporter and managing news editor for WYPR has been acquitted of assault charges stemming from a fight with his son on Halloween, 2013. Sunni Khalid, who previously also worked for NPR and The Baltimore Sun, stabbed his son Hassan in the...
| May 19, 2015
| 4:13 PM
Baltimore police arrested Dominick Torrence, a 29-year-old black man, on April 28 and charged him with disorderly conduct and rioting on North Avenue and Fulton Street; they say he was part of a group throwing rocks, bricks, and bottles at a fire truck....
| May 8, 2015
| 11:56 AM
“Leave the girl alone,” Richard Debois says to a reporter entering Maryland U.S. District Judge Richard Bennett’s courtroom on Apr. 16 to cover the violation-of-supervised-release hearing of Debois’ daughter, 35-year-old Jennifer...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 7:19 PM
Nobody knows just how Freddie Gray’s spinal cord ended up severed in the back of a police transport wagon on April 12. Nobody knows why the cops are stationed behind barriers.
The members of the thin blue line space themselves about five paces...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 2:57 PM
The notion that the U.S. Department of Justice has any real interest in “reform[ing] the Baltimore City Police Department” is ridiculous, as they are hand-in-hand partners in fighting Baltimore crime (“Collaborating with...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 9:54 PM
While the City of Baltimore has been fighting back hard against lawsuits brought by two men who were wrongfully convicted of murder and each spent decades in prison, it now faces a new suit brought in late March by a man who spent 19 years in prison for a...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 9:29 AM
Baltimore murder convict Richard Nicolas*, who was found guilty of the 1997 murder of his 2-year-old daughter, Aja, has been seeking federal review of his conviction since 2006, claiming it was wrongfully obtained. On March 30, U.S. District Judge Richard...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 4:20 PM
Your amazing study of city benches and the U.S. Census was a novel and important means of exploring Baltimore neighborhoods, changing demographics, and landscape (“Benchmarks Revisited,” Feature, Match 25). This article is...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 9:58 AM
It's been nearly half a decade since Matt Nicka, allegedly the shadow owner of the now-defunct downtown Baltimore nightclub Sonar, was first charged for sitting atop an international, high-volume, decade-long, pot-and-money-laundering conspiracy based...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 9:25 AM
The notorious Black Guerrilla Family (BGF) prison-gang leader Tavon White, now serving a 12-year prison sentence for leading a massive racketeering conspiracy inside the Baltimore City Detention Center (BCDC), was fully in charge of the jail’s...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 9:39 AM
On May 21, 2014, veteran globe-trotting drug-dealer-turned-informant Fred Douglas Brooks III was on the phone with his friend and customer in Baltimore, Sean Wilson, also an old hand in the game going all the way back to his days in Linwood "Rudy"...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 7:54 AM
State Del. John Cluster (R-Baltimore County) and state Sen. Michael Hough (R-Carroll and Frederick counties) have become experts on matters involving the Baltimore City Detention Center (BCDC), the city’s state-run jail that was ground zero in the...