Maryland State Police News

ATM Skimmer Nets More Than $100K in Maryland

Maryland and federal investigators are trying to identify a tech-savvy thief suspected of stealing the ATM card and code numbers of scores of people, netting more than $100,000 and counting. Maryland State Police say they believe the thief inserts a …

Maryland Distracted Driving Tickets Skyrocket in 2014

Maryland State Police troopers have issued more electronic tickets for distracted driving in the last seven months than they did in all of 2013, according to agency data reflecting enforcement of a new state law targeting drivers using handheld cellphones. …

Maryland Inspections Find Safety Defects in 101 Trucks

Maryland State Police say 101 commercial vehicles were placed out of service because major safety defects were found during an enforcement effort on the Capital Beltway. Tuesday’s Roadcheck 2013 also led to 19 drivers being pulled off the road because …