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Senate OKs Requiring Polygraph For New Correctional Officers

The Maryland Senate has voted unanimously to require incoming correctional officers to pass a polygraph exam.

17 hours ago

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Inmate At Center Of Baltimore Jail Scandal Gets 12 Year Sentence

Twelve years in prison. That’s the punishment for Tavon White–the inmate accused of running a drugs, sex and corruption scheme from behind the bars of the Baltimore City jail.

02/09/2015

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Baltimore Homicide Suspect Charged With First-Degree Murder

Baltimore City police have arrested and charged a man in the shooting death of another man.

12/10/2014

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Baltimore Shooting Suspect Arrested And Charged

The Baltimore City Police Department has arrested and charged a man with attempted first degree murder.

11/26/2014

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3 Prison Workers Indicted For Smuggling Phones & Contraband

It’s happened again. Three prison workers are indicted on charges of smuggling cell phones and contraband inside Baltimore City jails.

11/24/2014

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Sentencing Continues In BGF Prison Scandal

Seven new guilty pleas in the drugs, sex and smuggling case that rocked the Baltimore City Detention Center.

09/12/2014

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Shooting Suspect Arrested, Charged With Attempted Murder In Baltimore

Baltimore Police have arrested and charged a Parkville man with attempted murder for a shooting that happened last month in East Baltimore.

09/03/2014

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Police: Baltimore Man Stabbed Man To Death Because He Wouldn’t Leave His Backyard

A Baltimore City man is accused of stabbing a man to death because he refused to get out of his backyard.

08/28/2014

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Md. Won’t Automatically Hold Immigrants For Feds

Maryland’s governor says a state jail in Baltimore will no longer automatically comply with federal requests to hold immigrants past their release date for possible deportation.

04/21/2014

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Blocking Calls: New System Targets Cell Phones Inside Jail Walls

The Baltimore City Detention Center has been the center of scandal–with gangs accused of running the place and using cell phones to carry out their crimes.

02/07/2014

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Drug Supplier Sentenced To 2 Years In Baltimore City Prison Scandal

Another person has been sentenced Thursday in the contraband smuggling operation at the Baltimore City Detention Center.

02/06/2014

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3rd Correctional Officer Sentenced In Contraband Smuggling Prison Scandal

Another correctional officer has been sentenced for smuggling contraband to members of the Black Guerrilla Family gang inside the Baltimore City Detention Center.

02/05/2014

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