Four Juveniles Charged for Setting Playground on Fire in Aberdeen

From the Office of the State Fire Marshal: The Office of the State Fire Marshal with the Aberdeen Police Department have concluded an investigation involving the fire at the playground located at Victory Street and Chesapeake Court. The property is owned and maintained by the City of Aberdeen. Investigators determined the fire that originally occurred […]

Registration Now Open for Harford County’s “Prepare Because You Care” Free Emergency Preparedness Training Program

From Harford County government: Find out what you need to know to protect yourself and your loved ones in a fire, cybersecurity attack, natural disaster, and other emergencies. Registration is now open for the popular “Prepare Because You Care” emergency preparedness training program for community members, developed by the Harford County Department of Emergency Services. […]

Two Cats Perish in Edgewood Townhouse Electrical Fire

An Edgewood man lost his cats and sustained significant damage to his home on Tuesday because of an accidental electrical fire. Just before 2 p.m. on Tuesday, emergency responders were dispatched to the 600 block of Harrpark Court in Edgewood for a reported dwelling fire in a two-story, end of group townhouse. The homeowner was […]

Edgewood Man Sentenced for Possession of Unregistered Silencer

From the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Baltimore: U.S. District Judge J. Frederick Motz sentenced Ronnie Candelario, age 32, of Edgewood, Maryland, today to 41 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, after Candelario pleaded guilty to the possession of an unregistered silencer. The guilty plea and sentence were announced by United States […]

Harford County Health Department Urges Readiness after First Reported West Nile Virus Case of 2016 Confirmed in Western Maryland

From the Harford County Health Department: The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) reported the first confirmed human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in 2016 involving an adult in Western Maryland. Harford County Health Department urges the public to take appropriate measures to reduce their risk of infection against this and other […]