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Baltimore Settles Lawsuit Alleging False Imprisonment, False Arrest

The Board of Estimates approved an $110,000 payment to settle allegations of false imprisonment and false arrest made by Carlynn Smith and Ivan Pratt Sr. Attorneys filed a lawsuit against the Baltimore Police Department on behalf of Smith and Pratt, … Continue reading

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Baltimore Police Crisis Response Team Resolve A Hostage Situation

The Baltimore Police Department Crisis Response Team responded to a hostage and barricade situation Wednesday afternoon. Police were called to the 900 block of Pennsylvania Avenue around 12:20 p.m. to investigate a possible barricade. At the scene, police discovered that … Continue reading

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Baltimore Partners With B&O Railroad Museum To Raise $2.5M For State-Of-The-Art Police Horse Stable

Baltimore officials and B&O Railroad Museum announce partnership to initiate a $2.5 million fundraising campaign. The donations will be utilized to construct a state-of-art stable for the Baltimore Police Department’s mounted unit. The department’s mounted unit was established in 1881, … Continue reading

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Man Injured In Shooting In Lock Raven, Shooting Victim Identified

A man found shot in Northeast Baltimore has prompted an investigation by the Baltimore Police Department. Around 3:20 a.m. Wednesday, a man arrived at a local hospital seeking treatment for a gunshot wound to his shoulder and wrist, police said. … Continue reading

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Baltimore Police Spokesman Brother Fatally Shot In The City

Baltimore Police Department spokesman T.J. Smith’s brother was one of the most recent victims of city’s surging homicides. Approximately 8 p.m. Sunday, Police responded to a shooting in the 1400 block of Argyle Avenue in Upton. When officer arrived at … Continue reading

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Video Supposedly filmed at Baltimore High School Being Investigated By Police Child Abuse Unit

A video has surfaced that supposedly shows a several individuals having sex at the Digital Harbor High School in Baltimore, police said. An investigation was initiated by the Baltimore Police Department after a teacher at the school reported potential child … Continue reading

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Police: Baby Girl Reunited With Mother After Wandering Alone In East Baltimore

A “beautiful baby girl” was discovered walking alone in East Baltimore before 7 a.m. Monday. The baby girl was found by officers at the intersection of East 20th and Wolfe streets.

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Baltimore Business Group Calling For City Council Not To Cut Police Budget

A leading business group in Baltimore is insisting the City Council not to reduce the Police Department budget, claiming a reduced spending plan during a crime surge would put the public in danger. Public safety is elected officials’ first responsibility, … Continue reading

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Mayor Catherine Pugh Budget Would Ground Police Helicopters, Cut Funding To Youth Centers

In March, Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh unveiled her first budget proposal. The $2.8 plan included the return of speed cameras, a modest tax cut for homeowners, refinancing of the Hilton Hotel owned by the city and millions in increased funding … Continue reading

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Baltimore Prosecutors, Police Turning To Child Witnesses To Solve Criminal Cases

Baltimore prosecutors and police rely primarily on adult witnesses to crime to solve cases, but with the increasing violence in they city they have begun turning to the most unlikely source, children. On Monday, the state’s attorney office and Police … Continue reading

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