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VIDEO: Md. Deputy Shoots Groundhog As It Crosses Road

SYKESVILLE (WJZ) — A video posted to social media shows a Maryland deputy shoot a groundhog as it was trying to cross a road.

The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office deputy was on Old Liberty Rd., near White Rock Rd., when he saw traffic backed up. 224 more words


Police Investigating Death Of Suspect Held At Carroll County Detention Center

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Authorities say a suspect has died after being arrested and held at a detention center in Carroll County.

Maryland State State police said they were contacted by investigators from the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office to investigate the in-custody death. 66 more words


Carroll County Putting Deputies At Schools Following Shootings

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Students in Carroll County will see members of the sheriff’s department at school in an effort to help keep them safe.

The sheriff’s office says they cannot be in every school for financial reasons, but deputies will be in various schools through the county — something officials have been pushing for for months. 425 more words


Carroll County Schools Increasing Police Presence

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Carroll County Public Schools have announced an increased police presence on campuses throughout the county beginning Wednesday.

The school system announced the move in a… 257 more words


Carroll County Sheriff's Office To Host Critical Incident Preparedness Training For Local Church Leaders

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office will be heading a training seminar on Critical Incident Preparedness for local church leaders.

Wednesday’s event comes after a mass shooting took place on November 5 at a church in Sutherland, Texas when a shooter opened fire on parishioners killing 25 people and an unborn child. 62 more words


Man Charged With Assaulting Group Home Employees With Fire Extinguisher

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Carroll County man faces arson-related charges after attempting to ignite a fire in the group home where he lived, as well as maliciously discharging a fire extinguisher, the Office of the State Fire Marshal says. 164 more words


Police Find Missing Westminster Woman Dead

BALTIMORE (WJZ) – Carroll County Police found a missing woman from Westminster dead Thursday.

Police say 62-year-old Diane Louise Bollinger was reported missing Tuesday after she left her assisted living complex in the 1200 block of Deer Park Road and never returned. 103 more words