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Homicides

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Local Outreach Members March Through Baltimore To Stop The Violence

Two men shot and another stabbed in Baltimore in just two hours. Community members are taking a new stand against violence, going one on one with troubled young men.

07/26/2013

domestic violence

More Than $2 Million Dedicated To Help Reduce Domestic Violence

A national effort is now underway to combat guns and their relationship to domestic violence.

03/13/2013

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O’Malley: Md. Violent Crime Lowest Since 1975

Gov. Martin O’Malley’s administration says homicides, violent crime and property crime have dropped to the lowest levels since 1975 in Maryland.

08/29/2012

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Police: 5 People Killed In Recent Days In D.C.

District of Columbia police say five people have been killed since Saturday in separate homicides.

05/02/2012

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Baltimore May See Lowest Homicide Rate In 20 Years

The city of Baltimore is on track for a major milestone: the lowest homicide rate in 20 years! It’s a big accomplishment for law enforcement, who vowed to make city streets safer.

12/26/2011

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Baltimore May See Lowest Homicide Count Since ’80s

The city known nationwide as a homicide hot spot thanks to TV crime dramas could record its lowest annual homicide total since the early 1980s.

12/23/2011

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Maryland Mirrors Nation’s Continuing Crime Decline

Maryland officials say the state’s drop in violent crime is mirroring a nationwide 6 percent drop in 2010 noted by the FBI.

09/19/2011

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Prince George’s County Hit By 13 Homicides In First 11 Days

Prince George’s County closed out 2010 with its lowest homicide total in a decade, but in the first 11 days of the new year, 13 people have been slain, a surge that has police beefing up patrols and urging the public to talk.

01/14/2011

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PG Police Take Action After 9 Homicides In 9 Days

Prince George’s County police have announced a program to curb violence following nine homicides in the first nine days of the new year.

01/10/2011

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Homicides In Violent Baltimore Hit 25-Year Low

Homicides in this notoriously violent city have dipped to their lowest total in 25 years, but the decline is hardly a cause for celebration. Through Wednesday, Baltimore had recorded 222 slayings in 2010.

12/30/2010