With 2 Weeks Left In 2020, Baltimore's Homicide Rate Remains Below Record-Setting 2019With just under two weeks left in 2020, the number of homicides in Baltimore is slightly below that of 2019, which set a record for the most per-capita homicides in a single year in the city, data from the city's police department shows.
Baltimore City Homicide Rate Is Currently Ahead Of Last Year'sDespite the coronavirus pandemic and stay-at-home orders, the homicide rate in Baltimore City is trending ahead of last year's record.
39 Homicides In Baltimore To Start 2020, 10 More Than This Time Last YearIt's only the beginning of February, and already there's been more murders in Baltimore than this time last year.
26 Murders In Baltimore To Start 2020, 25 At This Time In 2019It's the end of January, and Baltimore's murder rate is trending ahead of last year's rate.
Baltimore On The Path To Top 300 Homicides For Fifth Straight YearA fatal shooting in Baltimore Saturday morning brought the city homicide rate to 296, on the path to top 300 for the fifth year in a row.
Baltimore Organizations Host Ceasefire Tailgate Event In Roland ParkAs Baltimore continues to grapple with the increase of violent crime across the city, a local organization is calling for people to put the guns down.
Baltimore City On Pace For More Than 300 Homicides This YearBaltimore City's homicide rate remains on pace for more than 300.
Group Gathers To Call For End To Violence In BaltimoreA group gathered outside Morning Star Baptist Church Monday night seeking an end to the bloodshed.
Baltimore Homicide Rate Climbs To 255; Non-Fatal Shootings Top 600 MarkBaltimore's homicide rate continues to climb, with a weekend murder bringing the year's total to 255.
Baltimore's 2019 Homicide Rate Continues To Outpace 2018 With 249 Homicides Compared To 212 Last YearThere have also been 588 non-fatal shootings, compared to 482 last year.
237 Homicides So Far This Year In Baltimore, Nearly 40 More Than Same Point In 2018Baltimore has seen nearly 40 more homicides so far this year than at the same point in 2018, police confirmed Friday morning.
BPD Transferring 115 Officers To Street Patrol In Response To Surge In ViolenceBaltimore City's Acting Police Commissioner Gary Tuggle is transferring 115 officers and 11 sergeants to patrol positions as the city experiences a wave of violence.
Ceasefire Weekend Begins Amid Violent Streak In BaltimoreAnother call for a violence-free weekend has begun, days after the fatal shooting of a teen marked the 100th homicide in Baltimore this year.
New BPD Commissioner: More Cops, Less Guns Will Combat Violence In CityBaltimore's acting police commissioner told lawmakers more officers and fewer illegal guns are what he'd like to see on city streets to put an end to the record-breaking violence.
Ceremony Held For Record-Setting Rate Of Homicide Victims In BaltimoreLess than 18 hours into the new year, Baltimore recorded its first two murders.