Featured, Lifeline, Money & Power

Marilyn Mosby Says Seven Cops’ Indictments Affect More than 200 Cases; Public Defender Estimates Tally “in the Thousands”

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 1:34pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

City prosecutors, public defenders and private attorneys have all been preoccupied since federal authorities indicted seven Baltimore police officers on federal racketeering charges last month. At a press conference this morning, State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby revealed her office has identified more than 50 active cases and over 150 closed and adjudicated cases affected by the indictments.

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Lifeline

Suspect in Fatal Saturday Firebombing on Greenmount Avenue Turns Himself In

1 Written by: | Monday, Mar 20, 2017 4:56pm

Photo via Baltimore Police

A man known across Baltimore as “Public Enemy No. 1” after this weekend has turned himself in after police say he threw two Molotov cocktails into a home in Johnston Square, killing two and injuring six.

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Lifeline, Money & Power

City Prosecutors to Begin Explaining Decisions Not to Charge Police for Use of Force

0 Written by: | Monday, Mar 20, 2017 3:43pm

Prosecutors in Baltimore have made a move that should please advocates of increased transparency in investigations of cases involving use of force by police officers.

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Wednesday Morning Headlines: Two More BPD Officers Suspended in Connection with Racketeering Indictments; Mount St. Mary’s Wins NCAA Tourney Opener; and More

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 7:24am

How many snow days do school districts have left? – WBAL-TV

Two additional Baltimore Police officers suspended in connection to criminal indictment of gun squad – Baltimore Sun

Lawmakers question firing of blue crab manager – WYPR

Nearly 10,000 Wal-Mart employees in Maryland receive cash bonuses – The Frederick News-Post

Mount Saint Mary’s staves off New Orleans in NCAA tournament First Four opener – USA Today

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Wednesday Morning Headlines: ‘A Day Without a Woman’ Closes Schools in PG County; Indicted BPD Officer’s Brother Speaks on Charges; and More

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Mar 08, 2017 7:25am

Md. School District To Close For ‘A Day Without A Woman’ – CBS Baltimore

Guinness gets first green light in the legislature – WYPR

Brother Of BPD Officer Charged Says Indictment ‘Way Out Of Character’ – WBAL

Baltimore to Open Extra Disposal Site for Small Commercial Trash Haulers – Patch

Baltimore County Council bill requires buildings to be rat-free before demolition – Baltimore Sun

Featured, Lifeline

Baltimore Police Make Light of Viral Picture from Gun Arrest

0 Written by: | Monday, Mar 06, 2017 11:01am

Image via Baltimore Police/Facebook

An image of a MacGyver’d antique gun confiscated by Baltimore police officers last week went viral this weekend. With thousands of people cracking jokes on Facebook, the Baltimore Police Department eventually joined in on the fun.

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Monday Morning Headlines: Cummings, Ruppersberger Hold Town Hall on ACA; UMD Women Advance to Big Ten Final; and More

0 Written by: | Monday, Mar 06, 2017 7:24am

Franklin Calls For More Transparency In Police Misconduct Investigations – WBAL

Brionna Jones, Destiny Slocum power Maryland to Big Ten final – The Washington Post

Cummings, Ruppersberger, Sarbanes hold town hall on Affordable Care Act – Fox45

Maryland looks to boost business incentives – Baltimore Sun

Steve Smith Thinks Brandon Marshall Would be a Good Fit in Baltimore – Ravens.com

Lifeline, Station North

Man Shot Inside Red Emma’s in Station North

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 03, 2017 1:45pm

Photo via Google StreetView

A man was shot late this morning at the Station North neighborhood activist hub Red Emma’s Bookstore Coffeehouse.

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Lifeline

Police Nab Suspected Horseshoe Casino Parking Garage Shooter

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 02, 2017 3:59pm

Horseshoe Casino

A Baltimore man is behind bars for allegedly shooting two men in the Horseshoe Casino parking garage this past weekend.

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Lifeline

Police Commissioner, Immigrant Groups to Discuss Immigration Law at Community Forum

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017 2:28pm

Commissioner Kevin Davis, via Baltimore Police

Do you have questions about how Baltimore police plan to handle enforcement of ramped-up immigration laws under Donald Trump’s administration? You’re not alone.

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