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Baltimore Police Commissioner Proposing Changes to Transport Vans in Wake of Freddie Gray’s Death

Baltimore police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts is proposing changes to the city’s police transport vans in the wake of Freddie Gray’s death.

06/03/2015

Baltimore police cars are shown. (Photo credit: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Baltimore Officers On Leave After Beating, Using Stun Gun During Arrest

Five Baltimore Police officers have been placed on administrative leave after making an arrest that involved hitting a man with a baton and using a stun gun.

09/23/2014

File photo of a person getting arrested. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Baltimore Police Chief Punches, Arrests Suspect

Court papers show Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts got directly involved in an arrest, punching a suspect in the face and holding a gun to his head while trying to disarm the man.

05/28/2014

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Baltimore Police Reviewing Hospital Call Policy After Teen’s Death

Baltimore Police is reviewing its policy on responding to calls at hospitals in the wake of a teen patient’s death days after he was stunned during a struggle with officers.

05/22/2014

Police say 34-year-old Gregg Thomas is a suspect in the shooting of a Baltimore City police officer. (Photo from Baltimore Police)

Manhunt Ends For Alleged Baltimore Cop Shooter

Police are continuing to search for the man accused of shooting a Baltimore City police officer.

03/16/2014

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ACLU Questions Use Of Stop-and-Frisk In Baltimore

The American Civil Liberties Union is questioning the use of stop-and-frisk tactics by Baltimore police after obtaining records that show only nine guns were recovered last year.

11/20/2013