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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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Montgomery County Mulls Curfew For Youths Under 18

The Montgomery County Council is considering a curfew for youths younger than 18 in an effort to reduce gang activity and violence among teens.

07/13/2011

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O’Malley Hosts Forum On Gang Violence In Baltimore

Law enforcement officials from around the Baltimore region and the state are gathering for a forum on guns and gang violence.

03/10/2011

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