Curfew

Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

Mayor Defends Baltimore Curfew, Says It Was Necessary To Keep Peace

There are new questions about the curfew put in place by the mayor after the riots. Did she have the authority? And why was it for the entire city?

05/12/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - APRIL 28:   Baltimore mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake greets a concerned citizen the morning after citywide riots following the funeral of Freddie Gray, on April 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Houses housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody. (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

Prosecutors Dropping Charges Against Those Arrested For Curfew Violations

Public defenders are challenging the Baltimore mayor’s authority to impose a citywide curfew after last month’s riots stemming from the death of Freddie Gray.

05/11/2015

Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

Baltimore Curfew Ends, National Guard Moving Out This Week

The citywide curfew was lifted Sunday as demonstrations remained peaceful. On Friday, the state’s attorney announced charges against six city officers for their roles in the death of Freddie Gray. It’s a move many demonstrators were calling for.

05/03/2015

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Police Continue Efforts To Keep Calm In the City As 3rd Night Of Curfew Ahead

Baltimore is still under a state of emergency days after violence erupts in the city.

04/30/2015

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Streets Clear For 2nd Night Of Curfew

Multiple police agencies and the National Guard are stationed around Baltimore to help keep order and enforce the city-wide curfew.

04/29/2015

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Curfew Is Affecting Baltimore Businesses

The curfew and fears of more violence are taking its toll on businesses across the region.

04/29/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - APRIL 28:  Police patrol around during a curfew in Baltimore, Maryland, USA on 28 April 2015. Tensions eased on 28 April after demonstrators kept rock-throwing protestors at bay from lines of police in riot gear. Hundreds of people were still out on the street after the 10 pm curfew passed.  Demonstrations continue over the death of Freddie Gray, 25, an African-American who died on 19 April of injuries suffered in police custody. (Photo by Cem Ozdel/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Baltimore Streets Once Rocked By Riots Quiet Under Curfew

Baltimore streets previously rocked by riots were quiet Wednesday morning at the lifting of a nighttime curfew that was enforced by 3,000 police and National Guardsmen.

04/29/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 28:  U.S. President Barack Obama (R) speaks while Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe listens during a news conference in the Rose Garden at the White House April 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. The two leader spoke about US-Japanese relations and President Obama spoke about the recent rioting in Baltimore.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama: Police Must Hold Officers Accountable For Wrongdoing

President Barack Obama said the Baltimore riots show that police departments need to hold officers accountable for wrongdoing “instead of just the closing-ranks approach that all too often we see.”

04/29/2015

(Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

Details Of Baltimore Emergency Curfew

The mayor has instituted a city-wide curfew that will go into effect Tuesday night, starting at 10 p.m.

04/28/2015

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10 Most Read News Stories In Baltimore In 2014

It’s been an interesting year in Baltimore, with some local stories taking the national spotlight, especially with local athletes.

12/25/2014

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Western Maryland City Toughens Teen Curfew

The western Maryland city of Hagerstown is enacting a tougher juvenile curfew that makes parents subject to fines.

10/29/2014

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Hagerstown Eyes Tougher Juvenile Curfew

The city of Hagerstown is considering a tougher juvenile curfew amid complaints from residents about kids committing crimes.

10/01/2014

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