City State’s Attorney
Major upset. City State’s Attorney Gregg Bernstein loses his bid for re-election to a former prosecutor, who, at one time, briefly worked for Bernstein.
Baltimore’s City State’s Attorney race is grabbing attention for its high-profile endorsements.
Curbing violent crime continues to be a priority in the city. Baltimore saw an eight percent increase in the murder rate last year, and there have been six homicides in the first four days of June.
Tensions boil over at a news conference held by the city state’s attorney to announce more convictions of violent criminals—but some community members say it’s not enough.
In his first year as state’s attorney for Baltimore, Gregg Bernstein has faced some growing pains, but he also began making changes in the office.