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WACO, TX - MAY 18: Law enforcement officials sit at the scene of a motorcyle gang shootout  theTwin Peaks restaurant May 18, 2015 in Waco, Texas.  A shootout between rival biker gangs began in the afternoon May 17, led to nine dead, many injured and 170 arrerested.  (Photo by Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Some See Differences Between Perceptions Of Waco, Baltimore

The prevailing images of protests in Baltimore and Ferguson, Missouri, over police killings of black men were of police in riot gear, handcuffed protesters, tear gas and mass arrests.

05/20/2015

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Police: Baltimore Gangs Threaten To ‘Take Out’ Officers

The Baltimore Police Department has received information that a number of Baltimore area gangs have joined forces to “take out” officers.

04/27/2015

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Hagerstown Police Chief Wants 5 New Officers

Hagerstown’s police chief wants to hire five new police officers to combat gun violence and gang activity downtown.

06/11/2014

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Homeland Security Arrests Dozens Of Suspected Gang Members

Cleaning the streets. Homeland Security agents arrest more than two dozen suspected gang members in Maryland.

05/04/2014

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Baltimore Unveils New Strategy To Fight Crime

A new five-year strategy to fight crime is unveiled.

11/21/2013

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Dozens Trade In Guns For Computers As Violence Grips Baltimore City

Gangs and guns. Those are the targets for Baltimore City Police as a violent summer continues to grip the city.

07/13/2013

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BGF Gang & Illegal Guns Blamed For Rampant Violence In Baltimore City

In Baltimore City, the frustration over the recent gun violence continues to grow after two shootings, including one in Fells Point. City leaders are now working to control a dangerous mix of gangs and guns.

07/12/2013

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Hagerstown Police Link 4 Shootings To Gangs

Police in Hagerstown say four recent shootings are part of a gang feud.

04/23/2013

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Gangs Using Social Media To Recruit, Intimidate

An Anne Arundel County police detective says gangs in the county are using social media to recruit new members and intimidate.

04/14/2013

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Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs Blamed For Bloody Brawl At North Point Flea Market

An all out brawl erupted this weekend at the North Point Flea Market. Police are blaming two rival motorcycle gangs for the problems.

11/13/2012

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Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And Murder

For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.

07/11/2012

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Lt. Gov. Brown To Discuss Ways To Reduce Gang Violence

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown will be announcing a plan to reduce gang violence in Prince George’s County.

09/13/2011

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