Lifeline, Money & Power

Davis: Prosecutors Shouldn’t Have Dropped Cases Due to Newest Body Cam Footage

0 Written by: | Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 4:56pm

Police Commissioner Kevin Davis has drawn a line in the sand after the release of a new police body camera video resulted in dozens of additional dropped cases, maintaining that his officers did nothing wrong.

Read More →

Featured, Lifeline, Money & Power

Prosecutors: Third Body Cam Video Shows Police Reenacting Evidence Discovery

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 21, 2017 4:29pm

City prosecutors say they’ve come upon a third video depicting a city police officer engaging in “questionable activity” during a June arrest, which will affect an additional 101 pending or closed cases.

Read More →

Links

Friday Morning Headlines: Prosecutors Successfully Convict Shooter, Pimlico Reflects with Preakness Approaching; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, May 19, 2017 7:25am

Police: Teens Wreaking Havoc On Baltimore City Streets – CBS Baltimore

Orioles Hope To Quickly Forget About Painful Road Trip – PressBox

Pimlico neighbors reflect on Preakness, location & history – Fox45

One-time ‘Public Enemy No. 1’ gets 50 years in prison after state asks for wrong sentence – Baltimore Sun

Greater Baltimore among metro areas with most price cuts to homes – BBJ

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.

Read More →

Featured, Money & Power, Schools

Former Baltimore High School Principal Charged with Stealing Tens of Thousands from City Schools

1 Written by: | Monday, Mar 20, 2017 11:01am

City Schools headquarters on North Avenue, photo via Wikimedia Commons

An ex-principal of a shuttered Southeast Baltimore high school stole tens of thousands of dollars from school accounts and spent a good share of that money at Maryland Live! Casino, according to state prosecutors.

Read More →

Money & Power

Prosecutor Charges Political Slate with Making ‘Unlawful’ Primary Season Loan to Catherine Pugh

0 Written by: | Monday, Jan 23, 2017 5:08pm

Mayor Catherine Pugh is involved in a second campaign finance-related controversy stemming from her 2016 run for office, this time for taking what the Maryland Office of the State Prosecutor says was an “unlawful” loan.

Read More →

Money & Power

Marilyn Mosby Has Her First Challenger for Re-Election in 2018

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 2:38pm

Courtesy Levin & Curlett LLC

A Baltimore-based lawyer who previously served a prosecutor in New York said he plans to challenge Marilyn Mosby for her spot as state’s attorney for Baltimore City in the Democratic primary next year.

Read More →

Lifeline

Mosby Says Alleged Child Porn Sharing By Now Ex-Juvenile Prosecutor ‘Disheartening’

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 2:08pm

Courtesy Baltimore County Police

Courtesy Baltimore County Police

Police yesterday arrested a city prosecutor who specializes in handling juvenile cases after they say he distributed child porn on the internet. His boss, Marilyn Mosby, was quick to cut him loose from her staff.

Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

Mosby Asks for Reforms for Investigating and Prosecuting Police Misconduct

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 20, 2016 3:09pm

Courtesy Baltimore SAO

Courtesy Baltimore SAO

Baltimore’s top prosecutor wants her office to have considerably more power when it comes to enforcing the law and prosecuting cases of police misconduct.

Read More →

Recent Comments

Michal Makarovich
Former Orioles Exec Janet Marie Smith Goes Back to School

"Excellent Ed Gunts article on the Yale architecture appointment of Oriole Park genius...

Anne
3 Md. Congressmen Push Bill to Remove Robert E. Lee Statue at Antietam

"I completely support removal of statues in city centers where nothing historic happened....

Linda
The Effect of a Dilapidated Home on a Baltimore Block

"Just a correction. What can be done or has been done to prevent that type of mass...

Linda
The Effect of a Dilapidated Home on a Baltimore Block

"So who would be responsible for holding the Texas tycoon accountable to maintaining the...

Deb Silcox
Baltimore Archdiocese Steadfastly Denies Access to ‘The Keepers’ Priest’s Records

"If they have to do it here they would have to do it everywhere. This is so much bigger....