A Maryland commission formed in response to the death in custody of a man with Down syndrome plans to make people with intellectual and developmental disabilities the teachers in a mandatory, statewide police training program.
A state panel is getting close to making recommendations regarding police training about people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
A Baltimore City police officer will spend time in jail for shooting a University of Maryland police recruit during a training exercise.
A mother who lost her son at the hands of a Baltimore County cop is hoping a new House bill will keep other parents from dealing with such a loss.
Baltimore police say the department did not have permission to conduct training exercises at the facility where a trainee was shot in the head.
Baltimore’s top cop is demanding a sweeping review of how weapons are used after a shooting during a training exercise.
Baltimore City police officers say training programs have helped hone their skills and build camaraderie.
It’s a tough job. Being a cop can be both rewarding and filled with anxiety. These days the Baltimore City Police Department is under the microscope for controlling crime and its policies. Now there’s a push by the brass to get the highest caliber officers on the force.