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Justice Department Launches Investigation Of Baltimore Police

The Department of Justice will investigate the practices of the Baltimore Police Department following the death of Freddie Gray.

05/08/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 02:  A man is arrested by police at the end of a day of protests in the Sandtown neighborhood where Freddie Gray was arrested on May 2, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray later died in custody; the Maryland state attorney announced yesterday that charges would be brought against the six police officers who arrested Gray.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

AG Lynch Expected To Open Baltimore Rights Probe Friday

The Justice Department is preparing to announce a civil rights investigation into the Baltimore Police Department.

05/07/2015

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Baltimore City Police Dept. Looking For New Officers In 2015

Wanted: a few good men and women. The Baltimore City Police Department is focusing on adding hundreds of new officers this year.

03/10/2015

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Natural Gas Smell Reported Downtown Not A Danger

Baltimore City Fire Department says it has determined the smell of natural gas reported downtown is not a danger.

02/01/2015

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Baltimore Health Dept. Confirms 12-Month-Old Does Not Have Measles

The Baltimore City Health Department confirms a 12-month-old girl does not have measles.

01/29/2015

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Fighting The Spread Of HIV By Posing On The Dance Floor

Baltimore’s health department is taking a unique approach to fighting HIV.

01/17/2015

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Md. Lawmakers Back Request For Review Of Baltimore Police Department

More pressure on the U.S. attorney general to launch a full review of the Baltimore Police Department after numerous cases of police brutality.

10/09/2014

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Md. Appeals Court Upholds Wrongful Conviction Suit

A federal appeals court has revived a wrongful conviction lawsuit against the Baltimore mayor, the city’s police department and three of its officers.

09/24/2014

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Member Of Baltimore City Fire Dept. Taken To Shock Trauma After Serious Accident

A member of the Baltimore City Fire Department is hospitalized following a serious accident in Northeast Baltimore.

05/04/2014

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Andrews Air Show Canceled For Second Consecutive Year

Officials at Joint Base Andrews near Washington say Defense Department budget cuts are prompting cancellation of a popular air show for the second consecutive year.

11/14/2013

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Baltimore Fire Department Breaks Ground On New Building For Live Burn Training

A groundbreaking safety measure for Baltimore City’s first responders takes place. A new burn building is under construction at the city fire training academy.

08/29/2013

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Police, Firefighters Involved In JFX Rescue Honored For Quick Thinking

Rainy weather causes an accident on the Jones Falls Expressway–a scene that quickly turns into a swift water rescue. Now–members from the police and city fire departments are honored for their heroism.

06/12/2013

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