Johns Hopkins Proposes To Build Its Own Police Force, Takes Request To General AssemblyJohns Hopkins wants to move out of campus security and into armed police patrols around its campuses, hospital and surrounding Baltimore neighborhoods to combat an environment of fear.
BUILD Group Calls On Mayor Pugh To Release Anti-Violence StrategyMembers of BUILD, a group of churches and community organizations, rallied near the home of a 97-year-old homicide victim Waddell Tate Wednesday to urge Mayor Catherine Pugh to release a comprehensive strategy to fight violence.
Baltimore Alliance Voice Concerns About Port Covington ProjectThe $5.5-billion Port Covington Project headed up by Under Armour’s Kevin Plank is expected to fuel economic growth in the city, but an alliance of community groups are worried that they will be shortchanged.
BUILD: Jobs Program Hits Major Roadblock With Lack Of Funds From MayorTheir motto is catching attention: don't arrest me, hire me. A local community group is committed to putting city residents to work and keeping them out of prison. But BUILD says its jobs program has hit a major roadblock with the mayor.