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.
Baltimore police officers shot and killed a man in East Baltimore after a traffic stop turned confrontational.
Baltimore City Police are investigating a non-fatal shooting in the 1700-block of N. Mount Street Monday evening.
Baltimore Police are investigating two shootings.
City police investigate a deadly hit and run in East Baltimore.
Baltimore Police are on the scene of a double shooting in West Baltimore.
Police are investigating a double shooting that happened overnight.
While doing a routine patrol, Baltimore Police found a man who had been shot multiple times in the chest and left arm.
A tense showdown at City Hall. Days after police top brass announce a new crime strategy based on a pricey consultant’s report, the city’s top cop is grilled by the City Council. A shortage of officers and skyrocketing overtime top the list of concerns.
The ACLU calls attention to the Baltimore Police Department’s use of “stop and frisk” after records show the tactic isn’t getting the results you’d expect.
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.
Baltimore City Police are turning up the heat as they crack down on a number of suspects wanted for murder and several shootings across the city.