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Mother Of Bullied Boy And Ryleigh’s Oyster Employee Among Recent Homicide Victims

After Charmaine Wilson’s son complained to her about being bullied and having his bike seat stolen, she called the police. Police responded to the call on Monday night, took a report and upon their departure an unknown suspect shot her. … Continue reading

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Another Violent Night In Baltimore Ended With Six Killings

From Monday night through early Tuesday morning, six people were killed in separate shootings, along with two others being wounded in Baltimore. The killings prompted an announcement from the Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis, calling for a weeklong deployment plan … Continue reading

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South Baltimore Drug Bust Leads To 14 People Being Indicted On Drug Distribution

On Monday, Baltimore prosecutors and police went public to ask for help in locating six men previously convicted on conspiracy and drug distribution charges. The indictments are associated with a drug bust last month in the Brooklyn neighborhood. The bust … Continue reading

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Baltimore Mayor Responds To City’s Sharp Increase In Crime And Homicides, Calling For More FBI Presence

On Wednesday, Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh publicized her concerns about the growing crime plaguing the city. On Monday, the city recorded its 101st homicide for 2017, with record high per-capita murder rates recorded in the past two years, the only … Continue reading

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The Baltimore Homicide Rate Nears 300 – Is This The New Normal?

The 2015-year ended with 344 homicides, the highest in in seven years, with mostly young, black male victims. According to reports released by Wall Street Journal, felony conviction rates in Baltimore dropped after Marilyn Mosby took over for Gregg Berstein, … Continue reading

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