ACLU Requests Body Cam Footage Of BPD's Interaction With Residents During Slain Cop InvestigationThe American Civil Liberties Union has filed a request to have the Baltimore Police Department release body cam footage of the Det. Sean Suiter investigation, where officers blocked off a section of the Harlem Park neighborhood for several days.
ACLU Sues City After Victimized Woman Loses Half Of Settlement For CommentsThe ACLU is suing Baltimore City and the City Police Department because they said victims of alleged police abuse are being silenced.
ACLU Says Governor Is Censoring Commenters On Facebook PageControversy over the governor's official facebook page. He uses it to communicate with Marylanders, but hundreds have been blocked. The ACLU says that's censorship and that's wrong.
ACLU: Baltimore Police Used Social Media to Make Arrests During RiotsA surprising new report from the ACLU details how police monitored social media to arrest people during the Baltimore riots. It includes claims they used facial recognition to find people with outstanding warrants.
Cities Demanding More Oversight Over Police Surveillance ProgramsCities across the country are demanding more oversight over police surveillance programs.
ACLU Bills Would Require Transparency On Police SurveillanceBills being introduced in nearly a dozen cities will aim to force police departments to disclose the surveillance technologies they use, the American Civil Liberties Union and other transparency advocates announced Wednesday.
ACLU Calls On Hogan To Withhold $5M For Private SchoolsThe ACLU the state's teachers' union are calling on Gov. Larry Hogan to withhold $5 million in state funding for private school vouchers.
Md. Withdraws Proposal To Ban Letters To InmatesState prison officials in Maryland want to impose the nation's first total ban on letters to inmates at state facilities.
ACLU Says Reporters Barred From Pocomoke Council MeetingThe American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland says reporters were illegally barred from a Pocomoke City council meeting during which the recent firing of the town's police chief was discussed.
Police Accountability To Be Topic Of ACLU DinnerPolice accountability will be the topic of discussion at an annual ACLU dinner.
Baltimore Police Getting Re-Schooled On The LawAs police battle crime, they're also trying to restore public trust and confidence in the department. That's why they kicked off a new training program to make sure their officers are operating within the law.
Report: 109 People Killed By Police In Md. In 4 YearsEncounters with police in Maryland resulted in the deaths of at least 109 people during a four-year span, according to a report released Wednesday by the American Civil Liberties Union.