Baltimore police

Police unions oppose Obama-era reform efforts and announced support for the Trump rollbacks.

GOP Attorney General Jeff Sessions furthered this pro-police agenda by levying a war on reforms started by the Obama administration

Attorney General Jeff Sessions orders a review of police reform consent decrees.

Ayear after Freddie Gray‘s death while in police custody, the Justice Department released a scathing report proving the Baltimore Police Department purposely targets the city’s Black population. In the 163-page report released on Wednesday, investigators pinpointed just how the department violated the rights of the people its officers are sworn to protect. Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby […]

Baltimore County Police officials have not identified the officer who fatally shot Korryn Gaines. They have safety concerns for the officer.

Perhaps Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby never saw it coming. Caesar Goodson, one of the six Baltimore police officers tried in the death of Freddie Gray, was supposed to be convicted. He was the high-profile, flagship case that Mosby touted as the dramatic example for justice that Gray’s family — and the entire Black community […]

Officer Goodson -- who faces second-degree depraved heart murder as well as manslaughter, assault, misconduct in office and reckless endangerment charges -- was responsible for getting him to a hospital, Porter said.

Judge Barry Williams granted a request from Officer Edward Nero's lawyers to waive his right to a jury in a pre-trial hearing.

A Baltimore police officer shot a 13-year-old boy carrying a BB gun that looked exactly like a semi-automatic weapon. He's expected to survive his injuries.

Police spokesman T.J. Smith said the department found that criminal charges against the teenager "were not appropriate in this situation." The incident is under investigation by the department.

Police spokesman T.J. Smith said the department found that criminal charges against the teenager "were not appropriate in this situation." The incident is under investigation by the department.

William G. Porter, 26, is charged with manslaughter, second-degree assault, misconduct in office and reckless endangerment. Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake repeatedly stated the officers will get a fair trial in the city.