Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City

Lawmakers in Annapolis will consider legislation this year dealing with repeat sex offenders. Read More

In Baltimore, it will soon be illegal to possess gear associated with dog-fighting. The City Council on Monday unanimously voted to approve a proposal from Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to make it a crime to be in possession of animal-fighting paraphernalia, such as so-called "breaking sticks" and breeding stands. Read More

Bishop Heather Cook’s jail sentence for drunk driving put a spotlight on how those cares are treated in the courts. Are the laws—and the judges—too lenient? Or are high-profile cases changing enforcement? Read more

A Baltimore man charged with murder — who was accidentally released from jail last year and recaptured — was convicted of first-degree murder this week at his second trial, prosecutors said. Read More

Two Baltimore men were sentenced to life with all but 30 years suspended for killing a man in Northwest Baltimore after warning him not to sell drug "testers" in their area, the State's Attorney's Office announced. Read more