Category Archives: Homicide Life on the street

David Simon is Right, “It is a lie”


Whenever we are faced with yet another shooting of an unarmed African-American by law enforcement, my mind flashes back to this passage in David Simon’s book, ‘Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets’. It, of course, references a police-involved shooting … Continue reading

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For 2nd time, body found in downtown apartment trash chute


For 2nd time, body found in downtown apartment trash chute.   Why, What, How, Who….2 people have ended up in the dumpsters of  the Park Charles Apartments??!!?!   This like a promo to a Horror flick….But it’s REAL!  It could’ve … Continue reading

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Baltimore Homicide Icon, Terrence Mclarney Replaced as Head of Murder Police


Appparently, McLarney left his car in a ditch back in March, which might be a symptom of a larger personal issue.  I will say that T.P. Mclarney was definitely one of my favorites from David Simon’s “Homicide: A Year on … Continue reading

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Timeline: The search for Phylicia Barnes


Yesterday, the body of Phylicia Barnes was found floating amidst the flotsam in the waters feeding the Conowingo Dam.  Like so many, I have spent more than a little time thinking about her disappearance.  I live approximately 3 miles from … Continue reading

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Baltimore’s Penn Station-The Weird Things I Found!


Hey Kiddies!  Just a quick hit here, but I could  not resist sharing three interesting and/or odd things I found in Penn Station yesterday. Just a little backstory; I journeyed to Washington DC to see my friend, Matt and to … Continue reading

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Perfect Christmas Presents for a Baltimore Boy!


Let me just say that Anna and I had a wonderful Christmas!  Two items that Anna got me for Christmas were superb.  I mean, all of my presents were fantastic but these two items were simply perfect and I adore … Continue reading

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