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Handgun Found in Prisoner Holding Cell in Baltimore

A handgun was found in a prisoner holding cell in the Baltimore Police Eastern District station.


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Baltimore’s Next Police Chief Faces Demoralized Department

Baltimore’s next police commissioner will have a daunting to-do list: quell a surge in murders, rebuild trust between officers and the public, win the confidence of a demoralized and alienated department, and keep the peace when the explosive Freddie Gray case comes to trial.


Interim Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Who is Baltimore Interim Police Commissioner Kevin Davis?

On the minds of many police officers, and many residents in and around Baltimore is the new interim commissioner — Just who is Kevin Davis?


A police officer drives a van in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Baltimore Police Probe Transport Van Sign

Police in Baltimore are investigating a sign posted inside a police transport van that tells passengers: “Enjoy your ride, cuz we sure will!”


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14 Shot in Baltimore Since Sunday Night, Police Say

Police in Baltimore report that 14 people have been shot in the city since Sunday night.


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DOJ Asks Baltimore Residents About Police Conduct

The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday night held its first public forum since it began an investigation into whether the Baltimore Police Department has habitually violated the civil rights of Baltimore’s citizens.


From upper left, clockwise: Officer William Porter, Officer Garrett Miller, Lt. Brian Rice, Officer Edward Nero, Officer Caesar Goodson Jr.,  Sgt. Alicia White.

All Defendants Plead Not Guilty in Freddie Gray Case

Prosecutors say all six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray have pleaded not guilty.


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Baltimore Teenager Identified As Girl Found Dead In Fire

Police have identified a young woman whose body was discovered after a fire in a northeast Baltimore home as a 16-year-old student.


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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.


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Woman, Boy Dead After Being Shot in the Head in Baltimore

An adult woman and a young boy were both shot in the head in the 100 block of Upmanor Road in West Baltimore.