Unrest

Enoch Pratt Free Library

Baltimore Library To Receive National Leadership Award

The Enoch Pratt Free Library at Pennsylvania and North avenues in West Baltimore will receive a national leadership award for providing residents a safe haven during days of civil unrest after the death of Freddie Gray.

06/25/2015

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FEMA Denies Disaster Aid For Baltimore Riot Costs

Federal officials have denied Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s request for a disaster declaration to let the city of Baltimore and the state recover millions of dollars in costs stemming from rioting that followed the police-involved death of Freddie Gray, officials said Friday.

06/19/2015

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FBI Director: This Is A ‘Difficult Time’ In Law Enforcement

FBI Director James Comey says officers must work to bridge a gap with the communities they protect.

06/19/2015

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Report: Baltimore Unrest Affects Surveillance Video Storage

Baltimore’s decision to save surveillance footage of Freddie Gray’s arrest and the unrest that followed has significantly reduced the storage capacity of some cameras on the city’s closed-circuit system, shrinking the time police have to save footage to help with other criminal investigations, a newspaper reported Friday.

06/12/2015

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United Way Awards More Than $500K To Local Agencies

A call for action generated thousands of dollars that will help some of the hardest hit areas during the Baltimore City unrest. Because of your generosity, the United Way announced it will award more than $500,000 to local agencies.

06/02/2015

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FBI Behind Mysterious Surveillance Aircraft Over Baltimore, Other Cities

Spies in the skies. A new report reveals the staggering scope of government surveillance from the air, including several times during the recent unrest in Baltimore.

06/02/2015

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Special Invitation For Students Directly Impacted By Baltimore Riots

Students from the Sandtown-Winchester community have been asked to join Step Afrika! next week at Howard University.

05/31/2015

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Commissioner Batts Apologizes To His Officers After Riots

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.

05/27/2015

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Rampant Violence Leaves Scars Throughout Charm City

As the number of shootings in Baltimore continues to climb– police take new steps to turn around the rash of violence.

05/26/2015

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Mayor Defends Baltimore Curfew, Says It Was Necessary To Keep Peace

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?

05/12/2015

BALTIMORE, MD- APRIL 28: A local woman was not happy that she couldn't pass the police line to get home. She feared that when the curfew takes effect she'll be stuck.There was a heavy police presence in some parts of the city today. These officers lined the street on W. North Ave. the scene of much looting. (Photo by Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

Unrest In Baltimore Has Taken Its Toll On Officers

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.

05/07/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - APRIL 27: Baltimore Police form a parimeter around a CVS pharmacy that was looted and burned near the corner of Pennsylvania and North avenues during violent protests following the funeral of Freddie Gray April 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Shuttle Connects Baltimore Residents To Stores After Unrest

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.

05/06/2015

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