City State’s Attorney
A Twitter account belonging to City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby was apparently hacked Saturday evening, with a new user name “Bekir JR”.
Baltimore’s chief prosecutor, just 35 years old and on the job for less than four months, is facing the biggest challenge of her career: deciding whether evidence supports criminal charges against police officers in the death of Freddie Gray.
The race for Baltimore City’s top prosecutor may not be over. The Board of Elections ruled against attorney Russell Neverdon’s petition to run as an independent—but Neverdon says he’s not giving up.
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.