Baltimore's Drug Game: As DEA Battles To End Trade, Turf Wars Fuel City ViolenceBaltimore's drug trade is not only fueling the city's opioid epidemic, it's the reason for the surge in city violence.
Torrey Smith, NFL Star-Turned-Teacher Aaron Maybin Tackle Challenges Facing Baltimore: ‘All Of Us Have Responsibility To Do More’Baltimore has been plagued by violence, a recent mayoral scandal, and police-involved scandals involving the Gun Trace Task Force and former commissioners as well. It's youngest residents also are struggling inside classrooms where basics like a lack of heat and air-conditioning will close down schools and where resources are sparse. Aaron Maybin, who grew up in Baltimore, said it takes more than wanting to change the city -- it takes embedding yourself into the city and being a part of the change.
Violence Continues Overnight In Baltimore: 15 Shot, 5 Killed In 24 HoursIt's been a violent 24 hours in Baltimore with 14 people shot; five of those victims died.
More Student-Teacher Conflicts In Baltimore Area Have School Staffers, Unions ConcernedBaltimore schools leaders say another staffer has been assaulted on a campus.
Trump To Meet With Video Game Execs And CriticsPresident Donald Trump has bemoaned the prevalence of violent images readily available to kids such as his 11-year-old son.
Baltimore Mayor Reacts To Crime: 'I Am Deeply Disturbed'Last week the Baltimore police commissioner was fired up at a press conference, Wednesday, the mayor responded to those who are lashing out at her. They say she doesn't take the violence seriously.
Baltimore's Rising Violence Getting Rising State AttentionBaltimore's rising violence has reached such a high level of concern that a Maryland Senate panel brought together local officials and experts to focus on how to reduce to bloodshed.
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.
Police Cancel Leave Amid Pride Events, Anti-Violence EffortPolice are canceling scheduled leave for officers in Baltimore this Saturday to meet the demands of an anti-violence strategy while protecting Pride festivities.
City Agencies Helping Children Recover From ViolenceBaltimore City agencies are sharing expertise and office space to provide services to child victims of trauma and violence.
Mosby: Witness Intimidation Needs To End To Stop The ViolenceIn a one-on-one interview with WJZ, State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby spoke of the fear gripping witnesses as Baltimore struggles through some of the most violent months in the city's history.
Mayor, City's Top Cop Work To Rebuild Community's Broken TrustAmid a major crime spike, leaders are out meeting with residents night after night. But can they repair relationships, and stop the violence?
Rep. Cummings: 'Black Lives Have To Matter To Black People'The nonstop spike in crime from month to month has one of Maryland's top congressional leaders begging for an end to what he calls "black on black" violence.
Police Chiefs Meet In D.C. To Discuss National Spike In ViolencePolice chiefs from across the nation are meeting to discuss the national spike in violence.
Feds To Help Baltimore Police Following Deadliest Month In DecadesOn the heels of another 11 shootings this weekend, Baltimore has a new plan to fight crime—a team of federal agents is moving in to help.