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Baltimore Lawyer Accused of Offering Rape Victim $3,000 to Not Show Up to Court, Saying She and Her Husband Would be Deported

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 24, 2017 2:25pm

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A Baltimore criminal defense attorney was arrested today for allegedly offering a Spanish-speaking woman and her spouse $3,000 not to show up to the trial for his client, her accused rapist, and intimidating them by saying they’d be deported once the trial was over.

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Years Later, Authorities Say They Have Caught 3-Year-Old McKenzie Elliott’s Killer

1 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 4:04pm

A poster of McKenzie Elliott, 3, who was killed in a shooting in Waverly in August 2014. Photo via BPD spokesman T.J. Smith/Twitter.

On a Friday evening in summer 2014, as three-year-old McKenzie Elliot stood outside on her family’s porch in Waverly, gunfire erupted nearby. When it was over, Elliott had been fatally wounded by a stray round. The murder sent chills throughout Baltimore.

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Lifeline

Six Baltimore Teens Indicted for Alleged 60-Gun Heist in Park Heights in 2015

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 17, 2017 4:38pm

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A half-dozen Baltimore teenagers were indicted Monday on hundreds of combined charges related to their alleged roles in a major gun heist in the Park Heights neighborhood nearly two years ago.

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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

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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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Days After Indictments, Baltimore Police Reassign Dozens of Plainclothes Officers

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Mar 08, 2017 9:22am

The higher-ups in the Baltimore Police Department have disbanded part of a core section of plainclothes city police intelligence officers.

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Former Safe Streets Worker Arrested by Indicted Officers Gets His Charges Dropped

0 Written by: | Monday, Mar 06, 2017 2:22pm

Still via YouTube/Baltimore City Health Dept.

Soon after seven officers from the Baltimore Police Department’s Gun Trace Task Force were indicted last week on federal racketeering charges, it was expected that cases involving those officers would begin to crumble. Today, one of those cases involving a former violence interrupter was dropped.

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Money & Power

Ex-Western High School Principal Stole from Student Fund: Indictment

0 Written by: | Monday, Nov 24, 2014 4:32pm


westernighThe former principal of Western High School was indicted Monday for stealing $60,000 from a fund that is designed to provide money for students. Read More →

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Ex-Charm City Cirulator Chief Indicted for Bus Stop Shelter Bribes

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 2:30pm

Charm-City-Circulator-bus-01Ex-Baltimore City transit chief Barry S. Robinson was indicted Thursday for attempting to fund his retirement by selling off the city’s bus shelters. Read More →

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