Hagerstown’s police chief wants to hire five new police officers to combat gun violence and gang activity downtown.
Curbing violent crime continues to be a priority in the city. Baltimore saw an eight percent increase in the murder rate last year, and there have been six homicides in the first four days of June.
Homicide detectives are responding to the shooting of a man in Northwest Baltimore. It’s part of a spate of violence that’s left nearly a dozen people shot since Wednesday night.
Based on calls for help, Maryland has one of the worst human trafficking problems in the country.
Baltimore Police are investigating a violent rash of five shootings in the city.
Baltimore City teachers are under attack at the hands of their own students. It happened to one man whose bright teaching career abruptly ended when he was brutally beaten.
Baltimore police are investigating several violent incidents from this weekend.
Baltimore City Police are turning up the heat to find out who is responsible for the shooting death of a 17-year-old high school student. Hundreds were in attendance for the funeral of Michael Mayfield.
Three teens’ lives were cut short by violence in Baltimore City in just eight days. Thursday morning, city leaders spoke out about how to interrupt the violence.
A measure to create an added penalty for crimes of violence committed in front of children has passed the Maryland House of Delegates.
A bill that would make it easier for abuse victims to obtain protective orders cleared the House of Delegates with a unanimous vote on Thursday.
City police investigate a homicide in East Baltimore.