This Black Music Month, Urban One Baltimore Proudly Recognizes National/International Music Icon and our hometown’s own, Maysa! She stopped by our studios this month to talk about her latest project and how much she loves the LOVE she gets from Baltimore! #BlackMusicMonth driven by Nissan

THE BUZZ! Teenager identified as Baltimore’s first homicide victim of 2024 Lastly, Back in town. 2023 statistics showed a significant drop in homicides and for the first time in almost a decade we ended the year under 300. But 2024 didn’t take long to kick off the count with the city’s first murder. The incident took place […]

THE BUZZ! Baltimore residents using license plate readers to fight carjackings First up. In town, car jackings and auto thefts are up, and a lot of people are fed up. Facing an alarming number of stolen vehicles, exceeding 10,000 this year alone, and the understaffed Baltimore Police Department, these South Baltimore residents have taken matters […]

 THE BUZZ! Indonesia bans sex outside marriage as parliament passes sweeping new criminal code Planning a trip out of the country. Might want to reconsider going to a place like Bali in Indonesia. That’s because lawmakers in the country just unanimously passed a new criminal code that criminalizes sex outside marriage. The new code doesn’t just apply […]

THE BUZZ! Atlanta to pay $1M to Rayshard Brooks’ family after deadly police shooting Let’s take this one back to 2022 in Atlanta and the story of Rayshard Brooks, who was sleeping in a Wendy’s drive thru. The result was Rayshard Brooks being fatally shot by a police officer. Back in June 2020 prosecutors determined that […]

THE BUZZ! Colorado LGBTQ club shooting updates: Suspect charged with hate crimes after 5 killed, dozens hurt Another mass shooting. The tragic situation has left 5 people dead and many more injured. Officials say they do have a suspect in custody, a 22 year old man, named Anderson Lee Aldrich. According to the police chief, he […]

Elderly Woman Is Baltimore’s 100th Murder Victim We know one of the major issue we are  dealing with in our City is crime and on Monday we had the unfortunate news of reaching our 100th murder. The victim is a 61 year old woman who was found dead in her home by Baltimore Police. Her […]

Announcing a “new progressive direction” on handling arrests and prosecutions, Mosby said the city would no longer spend limited resources on “low-level crimes” including drug possession and prostitution.

Crime

Ben Fancher, a man suspected in the brutal beating of a woman he met on Hinge, was arrested on Tuesday after authorities traced his whereabouts to New York, WSB-TV reports.

In very sad and tragic news Marcus Parks a MTA bus driver was shot after an alleged argument with a person trying to get on the bus. Police are searching for a suspect who they say fatally shot an MTA bus driver in southeast Baltimore Thursday morning. Baltimore Police said an officer on patrol in […]

National

This should sound all too familiar. Louisiana police officers shot and killed a Black man that was walking away from them.