Harford County Deputy Sheriff’s Union Suspends Petition Drive for Collective Bargaining

From the Harford County Deputy Sheriff’s Union: On June 10, 2016, the Harford County Deputy Sheriff’s Union started a petition drive in an attempt to obtain collective bargaining with binding arbitration between deputies and Harford County. Members were hard at work collecting signatures from very supportive citizens and were on track to collect the required […]

Joppa Home, Believed to be Vacant, Burns to the Ground

Emergency personnel were dispatched to the 1700 block of Philadelphia Road in Joppa just after 12:15 a.m. Monday for a reported fire in a one-story, single family dwelling. Thirty firefighters from the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company responded to the single-alarm blaze and had it under control within 30 minutes. The home is believed to be […]

Police Search for Suspect in Midday Robbery of Abingdon Bank

From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office: On July 22, 2016, at approximately 12:48 pm, deputies from the Harford County Sheriff’s Office, assigned to the Southern Precinct, responded to the M&T Bank on Box Ridge Drive in Abingdon for the report of a robbery. The suspect, a male, in his early 20’s, approximately 5’7” – 6”, […]

Harford County Wins 2016 Achievement Award from National Association of Counties for Anti-Heroin Efforts

From Harford County government: The administration of County Executive Barry Glassman has been recognized by NACo, the National Association of Counties, for Harford County’s extensive efforts to reduce heroin use and overdose. This is the Glassman administration’s second NACo Achievement Award for 2016 after winning in the Planning category for Track-it: The Planning & Zoning […]

Aberdeen Police Investigate Armed Robbery

From the Aberdeen Police Department: On Monday, July 18, 2016 around 11:30 PM, officers from the Aberdeen Police Department were called to the unit block of Swan Street for a report of an armed robbery. Police met with a 21 year old male victim, who described being robbed at a gunpoint by a black male, […]