Handgun used during reported carjacking incident in Laurel on February 16th

Reported by Howard County Police Department on February 20th in the Daily Crime Bulletin (February 17-20, 2024): Carjacking Laurel, 20723: 8700 block of Freestate Drive, Feb. 16...

Howard County man wins $50,000 prize on Gold Bar Bingo instant ticket

Lucky Player Blown Away by His First Lottery Win A Howard County resident just raised the bar on his Lottery play when a Gold Bar Bingo 4th...

Howard County Police Department Daily Crime Bulletin, February 16, 2024 plus map of crimes...

Daily Crime Bulletin from Howard County Police Department on Friday February 16th. Below the reported incidents is a map showing the location of each...

Howard County police are seeking the whereabouts of a suspect charged with stealing 23...

Howard County police are seeking the whereabouts of a suspect charged in an arrest warrant with stealing 23 catalytic converters off of vehicles in...

Howard County continues its residential water meter replacement program, with 16,000 meters left to...

Howard County Bureau of Utilities’ Residential Water Meter Replacement Initiative Enters Second Year Nearly 56,000 water meters have been replaced to date, with 16,000 meters...

Jury finds the leader of the “59 Hoover Criminal Gang” in Columbia guilty of...

Jury Finds Columbia Leader of the “59 Hoover Criminal Gang” Guilty of 1st-Degree Murder and Eight Other Gang-related Crimes Howard County State’s Attorney Rich Gibson...

A reward of up to $14,000 is being offered for information that identifies a...

Information from Maryland State Police on February 13th: Up To $14,000 Offered For Information Relating To Infant Sex Abuse Case Reward money of up to $14,000...

Due to inclement weather Carroll, Frederick, and Baltimore County schools closed – Howard County...

CARROLL COUNTY, FREDERICK COUNTY AND BALTIMORE COUNTY SCHOOLS NOW CLOSED TODAY. UPDATE: Carroll County Public Schools are now closed on February 13th: UPDATE: Due to inclement weather,...

Howard County Police reported four related robberies that occurred in Columbia on February 12th

The following was noted in the Howard County Police Department (HCPD) Daily Crime Bulletin, February 10-12, 2024: **Police believe the following four incidents are related** Columbia,...

Howard County Police are investigating two related fatal incidents in Laurel

Police investigating domestic homicide and related fatal collision involving a pedestrian Police were called to the 11200 block of Chaucers Ridge Court for a domestic...
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