For the first time, Baltimore’s police commissioner talked about the investigation into what, if anything, a city police officer knew about the accidental shooting of a 13-year-old girl.
Saying “we have to fight corruption,” the Baltimore Police Commissioner introduced two new top level hires.
Baltimore City is on track for a record-low number of murders at 196 for the year. But police have also seen their share of scandal in 2011.
Baltimore’s police force has had tasers for more than 10 years. Sunday night, City Police Commissioner Fred Bealefeld was in “60 Minutes” to talk about their use.
This month, Baltimore City Police Commissioner Fred Bealefeld marks a major milestone. He will become the longest serving police commissioner in a decade.
Kai Jackson spoke with Fred Bealefeld, Dr. Marvin “Doc” Cheatham and Dr. Carla Hayden.
Political leaders from around Maryland attended former Mayor and Governor William Donald Schaefer’s funeral on Wednesday.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Police Commissioner Frederick H. Bealefeld III announced the appointment of an independent board to review the police-involved shooting that occurred on Jan. 9, 2011, as well as related police policies and procedures.