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City Police Lieutenant Accused of Logging Fake Overtime Hours, Charged with Felony Theft

0 Written by: | Friday, May 26, 2017 2:57pm

Lt. Steven Bagshaw, via Baltimore Police Department

A Baltimore police lieutenant who gambled with his career by allegedly falsifying hours while based at the Horseshoe Casino was arrested this morning on felony theft charges.

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Police Union Responds to Internal Charges Filed Against Officers in Freddie Gray Case

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 23, 2017 4:58pm

From left, top: Officers Caesar Goodson, Edward Nero, Garrett Miller. From left, bottom: Officer William Porter, Lt. Brian Rice and Sgt. Alicia White. (All but Porter face internal charges.)

Baltimore’s police union today condemned the news that internal charges are being brought against five of the six officers who were indicted and later acquitted (or had charges dropped) in Freddie Gray’s spring 2015 death, saying in a statement that “the only losers in this decision to continue persecuting these five officers are the citizens of Baltimore City.”

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Five of Six Officers involved in Freddie Gray’s Death Reportedly Face Internal Charges

0 Written by: | Monday, May 22, 2017 2:29pm

From left, top: Officers Caesar Goodson, Edward Nero, Garrett Miller. From left, bottom: Officer William Porter, Lt. Brian Rice and Sgt. Alicia White. (All but Port face internal charges.)

Five members of the Baltimore Police Department who were charged and later acquitted in the 2015 death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray are now facing internal police charges, with three of them potentially staring down termination.

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Woman Carjacked at Gunpoint in Remington Sunday Morning

1 Written by: | Monday, May 22, 2017 9:49am

A group of thieves stole a woman’s car at gunpoint in broad daylight in Remington yesterday morning, Johns Hopkins security officials say.

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Links

Wednesday Morning Headlines: An Appeal for Leaders to Help Stem the Violence; Formerly Empty Civilian Review Board Gets (Some) Members; and More

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 17, 2017 7:24am

What Baltimore needs now: Leaders who will help end the violence – Salon

Baltimore school officials: too late to avert layoffs – Baltimore Sun

Five Members Confirmed To Baltimore Civilian Review Board – WYPR

Baltimore to pay $220,000 to settle police cellphone stomping case – Baltimore Brew

Naval Academy plebes face sea trials – ABC2

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Banditos in Fed Hill Issues Statement on Weekend Triple Stabbing, Calling it ‘Senseless Violence’

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 16, 2017 11:20am

Image from August 2015, via Google Street View

Banditos’ co-owners, management and staff have issued a statement about a horrific triple-stabbing in their bar early Saturday morning.

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Mayor Catherine Pugh Honors City Police Officer who Helped Family After Serious Car Accident

0 Written by: | Friday, May 12, 2017 10:05am

Still via footage from Mayor’s Office/WJZ

The city police officer who helped a Baltimore family recover after a serious car accident has been honored by Mayor Catherine Pugh.

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Links

Thursday Morning Headlines: Baltimore Officer Hurt During Chase; BMA Staff Arrive at World’s Premiere Art Show in Venice; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, May 11, 2017 7:24am

Orioles Hall of Famer becomes U.S. citizen in Baltimore – WBAL-TV

A run down race track looking for new life – WYPR

Officer falls during foot pursuit, transported to Shock Trauma – Fox45

Widow Of Cyclist Killed By Former Bishop Makes Plea To Drivers – CBS Baltimore

Baltimore Museum of Art Arrives At Venice Biennale – Baltimore Magazine

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Councilman Scott Proposes Creating ‘Citizens Advisory Commission’ to Guide Police

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 9:41am

A proposal floated in City Hall on Monday night would take Baltimore’s push for citizen involvement in police reform a step further by creating a 20-member “citizens advisory commission.”

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Prosecutors Won’t Charge Baltimore Cop for Shooting Man in Waverly on Black Friday

1 Written by: | Monday, Apr 17, 2017 9:40am

Courtesy Baltimore Police Department/YouTube

A Baltimore police officer who shot a 48-year-0ld man behaving erratically in Waverly on Black Friday of 2016 won’t be charged with any crime, according to a new report from prosecutors.

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