D.C. police say a 27-year-old man has been fatally shot in northeast Washington.
A group of mothers is gathering in Washington to march against police brutality, saying “Stop Killing Our Children.”
Attorneys for six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of a man who died of a spinal injury he received while in custody asked a judge Friday to dismiss the case or assign it to someone other than the city’s top prosecutor, who they say has too many conflicts of interest to remain objective.
U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski said Thursday that she and other members of Maryland’s congressional delegation support Baltimore’s mayor in asking for a broad federal investigation of whether city police engage in discriminatory patterns or practices — a request sparked by the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who suffered a fatal spinal injury in police custody last month.
Attorney General Loretta Lynch says she’ll decide soon whether the Justice Department will undertake a civil rights investigation into the Baltimore police department.
The District of Columbia Auditor’s office is taking a fresh look at use of force by police in the nation’s capital.
The D.C. Council is holding another hearing on the police department’s use of body cameras Thursday afternoon and at issue is how transparent the city will be with the video once they become a regular part of policing.
An Anne Arundel County police officer was arrested and charged with second-degree assault after biting a man’s testicles during a brawl outside a bar on Cinco de Mayo.
The Montgomery County police department is holding a memorial service to pay tribute to fallen officers.
Maryland lawmakers have named a workgroup to examine public safety and policing practices.