Amid a major crime spike, leaders are out meeting with residents night after night. But can they repair relationships, and stop the violence?
Getting away with murder in Baltimore. It’s happening all too often. A shockingly low number of those crimes are being solved.
The nonstop spike in crime from month to month has one of Maryland’s top congressional leaders begging for an end to what he calls “black on black” violence.
Police chiefs from across the nation are meeting to discuss the national spike in violence.
The city’s top cop announces he’s increasing manpower to fight this summer’s spike in crime. Police have just made arrests in several recent murder cases.
Baltimore City police announce another series of arrests for murders and shootings in the city.
Major crime bust. Homicides in Baltimore are higher this year compared to last. Monday, city police announced arrests in several shootings and homicides.
Police in Baltimore are identifying two men killed in separate homicides earlier this week.
Baltimore battles back against one of its deadliest months in decades. Some of May’s rash of killings are still unsolved, including the murder of a mother and her 7-year-old son. Now city police hit the neighborhood full force.
FBI Director James Comey says officers must work to bridge a gap with the communities they protect.
The surge in violence is taking a physical and emotional toll. The number of children shot has increased more than 600 percent compared to last year.
Another violent weekend caps off what’s been one of the deadliest months in Baltimore history. In just 30 days, there’s been more than 100 shootings across the city.