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Witness Intimidation

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Breaking The Code Of Silence: Family Of Detective Branded ‘Rat’ Wants Investigation Into Threats

The family of a Baltimore City police detective is pressing for a federal investigation, saying he’s the victim of vicious harassment and witness intimidation. They say it all started when he broke the “code of silence” in the department and testified against other officers later convicted for their roles in orchestrating the beating of a drug suspect.

05/13/2014

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4 Watermen Face Federal Charges For Striped Bass Poaching, Witness Intimidation

It’s a poaching case that could bring prison time. That’s unusual but then the charges are substantial.

11/22/2013

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West Baltimore Residents Ask For Better Protection

The mayor’s plans to fight crime is coming with some stiff opposition from residents dealing with an increased crime rate.

07/12/2013

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New Program Wants To Keep Cell Phones Out Of Prisons

Getting contraband cell phones out of prisons. That’s the goal of a new pilot program launching next month in Maryland.

04/23/2012

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Baltimore Officials Work To Find Ways To Protect Crime Witnesses

Prosecutors and police continue to be frustrated when good cases fall apart when witnesses refuse to testify because they have been threatened.

11/29/2011

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