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Fourth City Detective Pleads Guilty to Racketeering and Drug Conspiracy, Faces 40 Years

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 13, 2017 10:02am

Det. Momodu Bondo. Photo via Baltimore Police Department.

Det. Momodu Gondo, a.k.a. “G Money,” had his day in court and will be spending some time in prison.

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Another Indicted Detective from BPD’s Racketeering Ring Pleads Guilty

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 9:44am

Det. Jemell Rayam

Jamell Rayam, one of at least eight city police officers who worked together for years to sell drugs and guns, rob drug dealers and civilians and steal from taxpayers by falsifying overtime hours, has pleaded guilty to one felony charge of racketeering.

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Monday Afternoon Headlines: Another BPD Detective to Plead Guilty to Racketeering; Victory House Demolished; and More

0 Written by: | Monday, Oct 09, 2017 5:22pm

Gubernatorial Candidate Defends Comments Suggesting He Would Have ICE Officers Arrested — WBAL

City Says Defaced Christopher Columbus Monument Will Be Repaired, Re-Dedicated — CBS Baltimore

The Victory House Demolished — SouthBmore.com

Third Baltimore police detective to plead guilty in federal racketeering case, attorney says — Baltimore Sun

Tent city participants say Pugh is “doing her best” — WYPR

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City Prosecutors: 864 Cases Now Affected by BPD Body Cam Videos, Officer Indictments

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017 11:18am

State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby at a press conference in July. Still via YouTube/Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office.

The Baltimore Police Department’s four biggest officer-conduct controversies of the year have now affected 864 criminal cases, according to the newest tally from Marylyn Mosby’s office.

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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

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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Public Defender: More than 100 Cases So Far Affected by Seven BPD Officers’ Indictments

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 09, 2017 12:52pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

One week out, the indictments of seven Baltimore police officers on federal racketeering charges are already having wide-reaching consequences on Baltimore City’s criminal justice system. For public defenders in the city, the indictments have affected “a little over 100 cases so far,” Deputy District Public Defender Natalie Finegar said in an interview.  Read More →

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