It’s been one month since anti-police riots erupted in Baltimore and injured more than 100 city officers. Now Baltimore’s top cop reaches out to his ranks to tell them he let them down.
As the number of shootings in Baltimore continues to climb– police take new steps to turn around the rash of violence.
There are new questions about the curfew put in place by the mayor after the riots. Did she have the authority? And why was it for the entire city?
Some 114 officers were injured in the unrest. The events of the past several weeks have rattled many officers, who continue to come to work every day for a department that is facing changes.
Health and aging officials are launching a free shuttle to make sure Baltimore residents have access to food and other needs after shops were damaged and destroyed during rioting last week.
Baltimore is on the road to recovery after a week of unrest, but some fear long-term damage has already been done.
There is an economic side to the escalating violence in Iraq. The country is OPEC’s second largest producer of oil. If Sunni Muslim militants gain control of the oil fields, that could drastically affect supply.
After days of unrest, Egypt’s military successfully removed the country’s democratic leader from power.
Students from Johns Hopkins, the University of Maryland and several other schools are back home in the wake of the unrest in Egypt.