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Some Maryland jurisdictions were surprised by the large number of guns turned over to police.
The Neighborhood Files, Public Safety
Gene Kirchner, 25, died May 2 after being seriously injured in an April 24 fire a short distance from the volunteer fire station he grew up in.
Government, Public Safety
The Middle River Republican wants Gary Maynard "fired two weeks ago" and Gov Martin O'Malley to call in the FBI to investigate gang problems in state correctional facilities.
Crime dropped in nine of 10 precincts in the county but increased in Towson. Rapes and some arson, robbery and assault cases also increase.
Both departments will use the social media site, along with Twitter, to disseminate information to the public.
Larry Horton was convicted in February of the first-degree murder of Ryan Jackson.
The Maryland State Fire Marshal offers tips for clothes dryer safety, from cleaning the filter and not operating the dryer when no one is home, to getting it serviced at least once a year.
Three county police precincts will host the events Saturday, part of an annual nationwide effort.
Government, Business, Public Safety
Security scares after the Boston bombings dominate several jurisdictions and other state news you may have missed.
Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-MD, calls Maryland postal workers selfless for the risks they sometimes face in national letter threats.
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