Lifeline, Money & Power

Mosby: Video of Officer Placing Drugs in Can ‘Wasn’t Immediately Visible’ During Initial Review

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 5:05pm

Still via YouTube/Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office

Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby said today that the now-infamous body cam footage of a city police officer placing a bag of drugs inside a soup can and then “finding” it wasn’t immediately noticeable when prosecutors were reviewing the footage early on.

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Featured, Lifeline, Money & Power

Public Defender’s Office: Body Cam Footage Shows City Police Officer Planting Drugs

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 11:34am

Still via footage from the Office of the Public Defender

Some body camera footage released by public defenders appears to show questionable evidence-handling by a Baltimore police officer.

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Police: Suspect Charged in Murder of Warren Brown’s Stepson; Local Rapper in Critical Condition After Stabbing

0 Written by: | Monday, Jul 17, 2017 2:53pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Police have charged a man seen in a July 1 surveillance video fatally shooting Cody Young, stepson to well-known Baltimore defense attorney Warren Brown.

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Lifeline, Schools

Update: Hopkins Student Found Dead Near Campus Fell from High-Rise, Police Say

1 Written by: | Monday, Jul 17, 2017 1:45pm

Johns Hopkins University

UPDATE (Monday, July 17): The shocking death of a 19-year-old student athlete near Johns Hopkins University last Thursday was likely an accident, police said today.

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Featured, Money & Power

Police Commissioner Kevin Davis Criticizes Councilman for Criticizing City Police

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 9:53am

Photos via Baltimore City government

Kevin Davis is displeased with Councilman Ryan Dorsey’s public take on Baltimore police officers as a whole.

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Featured, Lifeline

Police Arrest Alleged Killer of Department Spokesman’s Younger Brother

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 06, 2017 2:47pm

Photo via Facebook/Baltimore Police Department

Authorities have charged a 21-year-old Baltimore man with murder in the Sunday night killing of Baltimore Police Department spokesman T.J. Smith’s little brother.

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Money & Power

ACLU Sues Baltimore, Salisbury Police Over Gag Orders from Brutality Cases

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 3:57pm

Maryland’s chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is suing the Baltimore and Salisbury police departments over so-called gag orders that bar police brutality accusers from commenting publicly on their cases after settling out of court.

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Lifeline, Money & Power

Justice Department Skips Baltimore for Crime-Fighting Partnership Tailored Toward Violence-Plagued Cities

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 3:30pm

Jeff Sessions at a Trump campaign rally. Photo by Gage Skidmore, via Wikimedia Commons.

Today, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the Trump administration’s first coordinated federal-state-local partnership to fight crime in America’s most violence-riddled cities. To the surprise of many, Charm City was left off the list.

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The ‘Mayor’ of Hampden Gets His Stolen Tricycle Back

1 Written by: | Friday, Jun 16, 2017 3:54pm

Photo via Lou Catelli

Lou Catelli got his wheels back today.

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Money & Power

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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