Baltimore City Detention Center
Seven new guilty pleas in the drugs, sex and smuggling case that rocked the Baltimore City Detention Center.
Baltimore Police have arrested and charged a Parkville man with attempted murder for a shooting that happened last month in East Baltimore.
A Baltimore City man is accused of stabbing a man to death because he refused to get out of his backyard.
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.
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.
Another person has been sentenced Thursday in the contraband smuggling operation at the Baltimore City Detention Center.
Another correctional officer has been sentenced for smuggling contraband to members of the Black Guerrilla Family gang inside the Baltimore City Detention Center.
Maryland lawmakers pushed for several measures to help cut down on contraband and fight corruption in correctional facilities on Tuesday, but some lawmakers questioned whether stiffer penalties for bringing in and receiving contraband cell phones went too far.
The General Assembly is looking at ways to eliminate gang activity in the Baltimore City Detention Center.
Gov. Martin O’Malley wants to advance efforts to create a unified communications network for first responders across Maryland as part of a legislative package released Monday that includes measures to help prevent domestic violence and a proposal to increase the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 by 2016.
Sex, drugs and corruption all behind bars. The scandal rocked the Baltimore City Detention Center, and just Tuesday the head of the Department of Corrections stepped down. Now there’s a slew of new proposals to make sure it doesn’t happen again.
Federal investigators believe more than half of the corrections officers at the Baltimore City jail helped inmates smuggle in contraband. A new set of officers has just been indicted.