Protests

protest

Police Make Arrests; Protests Continue Over Freddie Gray’s Death

The march gets more emotional and the police presence gets bigger, as demonstrations continue over Freddie Gray’s controversial death.

04/23/2015

Freddie Gray

Police May Have Ignored Seatbelt Policy With Freddie Gray

Protests continue over the death of Freddie Gray, as several investigations are underway into exactly when and how he suffered a severed spinal column.

04/23/2015

protestors

Protests Continue After Freddie Gray’s Death

The nation’s eyes are on Baltimore, as the Department of Justice opens a civil rights investigation into the death of Freddie Gray.

04/21/2015

freddie gray

Community Wants Justice After Freddie Gray’s Death

As the mayor and the Baltimore Police Department released the Freddie Gray arrest video, people were gathering in our community to march in protest.

04/20/2015

water faucet

City Responds To Protests Over Water Shutoffs

A fight over water bills in Baltimore, with 23,000 city water accounts eligible for turnoff notices.

04/16/2015

Protests take to the streets of downtown Baltimore.

Protests Over Ferguson Decision Continue Across Baltimore

Protests resume in Baltimore against last week’s grand jury decision not to indict a white police officer for the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Mo.

12/01/2014

Protesters line up in front of the Ferguson police department on Oct. 13, 2014. Photo provided by Nicole Kirby.

Ferguson Protests Being Planned In Baltimore

There are new warnings from the FBI for police around the country to prepare in case protests over a grand jury’s discussion in the Ferguson case turn violent.

11/18/2014

rally

Protestors Rally In Baltimore Following Deadly Mo. Police Shooting

A deadly police shooting sparks a week of rising tensions in Ferguson, Missouri. Protestors take to the streets of Baltimore to rally for the victim, 18-year-old Michael Brown.

08/14/2014

Handcuffs generic

4 Arrested In Western Md. Protest Of Gas Exports

Four western Maryland residents face criminal charges for blocking a Cumberland courthouse entrance to protest Dominion Resources’ plan to export natural gas.

02/27/2014

gun rights advocates

Gun Rights Advocates Target Md. Firearms Safety Act Citing Columbia Mall Tragedy

Maryland’s gun control laws draw hundreds of protesters to Annapolis. They are appealing to lawmakers to amend or repeal the governor’s Firearms Safety Act.

02/04/2014

syria protests

Syria-Related Protests Held Outside White House

Talk of military action in Syria has sparked reaction from across the U.S.—protesters even convening in front of the White House.

08/31/2013

Barack Obama (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Tight Security, Protests Expected At Inauguration

Tea party fervor has surged and waned in the past four years, Occupy encampments are long gone from parks in the nation’s capital, and the crowd for President Barack Obama’s second inauguration figures to be significantly smaller than the record-breaking turnout of 2009.

01/16/2013

more