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Crime Is Down In Baltimore But Still Much Work To Be Done

Baltimore City officials say crime is down across the city but there is still more work to be done, despite the drop in the homicide rate.

07/08/2014

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Study Finds Liquor Stores Linked With Baltimore’s Violent Crimes

A new research study released by Johns Hopkins University says liquor stores are associated with violent crimes in Baltimore City.

02/25/2014

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Focusing & Fighting Back: Mayor Plans To Crack Down On Crime Hot Spots

Cracking down on crime hot spots. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced her plans to cut down violence throughout the city–as 2014 sees an 80 percent increase in homicides over last year.

02/10/2014

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Baltimore Mayor, Police Commissioner Hope To Combat City’s Murder Rate

The murder rate in Baltimore City has already reached an alarming high. In just two weeks, 14 people have been killed. The mayor and police commissioner are committed to curbing the violence and held another neighborhood walk-through to reach out to residents—but some question the motives behind it.

01/14/2014

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Baltimore Crime Increases But Police Officer Numbers Decreasing

There have been 29 homicides in 30 days. Crime is spiking in Baltimore City and the number of police officers in the department continues to fall.

11/18/2013

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Deadly September Has Baltimore City Leaders Working To Curb Violence

Shocking homicide numbers this year have city leaders looking for ways to combat the growing number of murders. There have been almost 200 murders in 2013 and September is the second deadliest month this year.

10/01/2013

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West Baltimore Residents Ask For Better Protection

The mayor’s plans to fight crime is coming with some stiff opposition from residents dealing with an increased crime rate.

07/12/2013

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Baltimore City Officials Share New Plans To Combat Crime

Baltimore’s mayor and police commissioner took to the streets Tuesday night, taking aim at crime in the city’s Inner Harbor.

06/11/2013

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Police: 3 Suspects Go On Crime Spree In Baltimore City, County

Three suspects go on a wild crime spree robbing and shooting victims and leading police on a chase. It happened in a matter of hours Tuesday night.

11/30/2011

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Family Of 12-Year-Old Murder Victim Wants ‘Conspiracy Of Silence’ To End

A Baltimore child was gunned down sitting on a front porch. There was outrage but no arrests. Someone knows who killed Sean Johnson, but they’re afraid to talk.

11/14/2011

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Study: Crime Cameras Are Working In Baltimore

Six years ago, surveillance video in the city started as an experiment to cut crime. But a new study shows it’s working in Baltimore.

09/24/2011

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Rawlings-Blake Addresses Crime In Radio Ad

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake addressed crime and public safety in her first radio campaign ad released Tuesday.

08/02/2011

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