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Widespread violence impacting Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Eight people were shot across Baltimore Tuesday. Two of those victims shot died from their injuries. The Baltimore Police Department was called to the 5200 block of Bel Air Road to investigate a reported shooting at approximately 11:42 pm June 15. There, officers found two male victims, ages 24 and 26.

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Widespread violence impacting Baltimore

Baltimore man steals ambulance to drive himself to hospital, police say

A Baltimore man who said he had a heart attack allegedly stole an ambulance to drive himself to the hospital, authorities said Monday. The Baltimore City Fire Department Medical Unit responded to a call for service at a residence in the 900 block on Seagull Avenue about 1:20 a.m., according to the Baltimore Police Department.

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Baltimore man steals ambulance to drive himself to hospital, police say

Gov. Hogan says Baltimore leaders must 'force meaningful change' in crime meeting response

BALTIMORE (WBFF) – After a summit with Gov. Larry Hogan, Baltimore City Mayor Brandon Scott and Police Commissioner Michael Harrison, the governor responded to the City’s plan to “address the scourge of violent crime that continues to threaten lives of Baltimore City residents on a daily basis.”

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Gov. Hogan says Baltimore leaders must 'force meaningful change' in crime meeting response

21 Year-Old Killed Overnight In East Baltimore Shooting

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Homicide detectives in the Eastern District are investigating the second overnight homicide in the city this weekend after a 21 year-old man was shot and killed in East Baltimore. Just after midnight on Saturday, officers in the Eastern District were dispatched to the 800 block of Sterling Street for a shooting investigation.

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21 Year-Old Killed Overnight In East Baltimore Shooting

Baltimore police investigate detective's homicide photo post

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police officials say they're reviewing whether a longtime homicide detective violated department policy in a social media post with a graphic photo of a homicide victim. Multiple elected officials, including Del. Marlon Amprey and Councilman James Torrence, denounced the post and called on Cherry to remove it.

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Baltimore police investigate detective's homicide photo post

Public Safety Committee places temporary ban on facial recognition technology

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Members of the Baltimore City Council Public Safety Committee unanimously passed a temporary ban on the use of the controversial facial recognition surveillance in Baltimore. This does not include the Baltimore Police Department. Advocates of the technology say its useful for police investigations.

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Public Safety Committee places temporary ban on facial recognition technology

Baltimore's dirt biker problem raises concerns about safety in the City

BALTIMORE (WBFF) – The buzzing of dirt bikers zipping through the streets of Baltimore is becoming louder than the cicadas and the Baltimore Police Department no longer has a dedicated task force to stop the illegal riders. Video from Fells Point on Saturday evening shows dirt bikers riding down a crowded street, popping wheelies while a BPD cruiser drives behind.

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Baltimore's dirt biker problem raises concerns about safety in the City

Garrick Powell Arrested In Killing Of Safe Streets’ Dante Barksdale, Baltimore Mayor Says

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore City police arrest a suspect who they believe murdered popular anti-violence advocate, Dante Barksdale. Barksdale was gunned down in Baltimore’s Douglass Homes in January.Police announced on Thursday that they arrested 28-year-old Garrick Powell and charged him with first-degree murder.

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Garrick Powell Arrested In Killing Of Safe Streets’ Dante Barksdale, Baltimore Mayor Says

UPDATE: Baltimore Police investigated video of man with a gun taunting officer, say gun is fake

The Baltimore Police Department concluded an investigation into a video posted to social media that appeared to show a police officer being taunted by a man with a gun inside a shop, saying now that the gun was fake.Investigators said the officer in the video knew the gun was not real, Police Commissioner Michael Harrison said in an interview Friday.

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UPDATE: Baltimore Police investigated video of man with a gun taunting officer, say gun is fake

Police release video of persons of interest in slaying of Israeli man

Baltimore police released a video Wednesday of two persons of interest in connection with the killing of Ephraim Gordon.Sign up for our Newsletters Anyone with information on the identities of the two persons of interest is asked to contact police at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1866-7-LOCKUP.

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Police release video of persons of interest in slaying of Israeli man

Police Searching For Teen Missing From Baltimore Since June 2020

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and the Baltimore Police Department are hoping the public can help them find a missing 16-year-old.Andre Thompson was last seen at his Baltimore home on June 23, 2020 and has not been seen or heard from since.

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Police Searching For Teen Missing From Baltimore Since June 2020

Family wants answers 4 years after pregnant mother's disappearance

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - It's been a long four years for the family of a missing pregnant mother from Baltimore.Akia Eggleston, 22, was 8-months pregnant when she disappeared back in May 2017.Her case remains unsolved.The Baltimore Police Department was contacted in May 2017 after the young mother, who also has a daughter, failed to show up for her baby shower.

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Family wants answers 4 years after pregnant mother's disappearance

The Wire actor Chris Clanton 'hospitalised after being shot in the ear'

Police have launched an investigation and have asked for witnesses to help following a shooting in Baltimore, Maryland, on Thursday evening.Chris has since been discharged from hospital following the incident.American actor Chris Clanton was rushed to hospital after being shot during an incident that has launched a police investigation.

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The Wire actor Chris Clanton 'hospitalised after being shot in the ear'

The Wire actor Chris Clanton SHOT in the ear in Baltimore... but has now been discharged from hospital

The Wire actor Chris Clanton was shot in the ear in Baltimore in an incident that is still being investigated.Chris, 35, was hospitalized as a result of his injuries but has now been discharged, TMZ reported this Friday.A Baltimore Police Department spokesperson revealed that the incident occurred at approximately 7pm this Thursday.

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The Wire actor Chris Clanton SHOT in the ear in Baltimore... but has now been discharged from hospital

Police: Suspect arrested in shooting of 2 city DPW workers

Police said they are searching for at least one more suspect in the case but said Tuesday night's arrest of Pierre Foster is a step forward.Sign up for our Newsletters Foster is charged with first-degree murder, police said."Whenever a tragedy of senseless violence strikes our city, we are reminded that mothers and fathers, children and communities are left grieving, trying to figure out how to continue on," Baltimore police Commissioner Michael Harrison said.

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Police: Suspect arrested in shooting of 2 city DPW workers

Baltimore County Police Release Body-Worn Camera Footage, 911 Call In Shooting Of Suspect Samuel Andrew Arnold

TOWSON, Md.(WJZ) — Baltimore County Police released a video Wednesday in the March 17 officer-involved shooting of 21 year-old Samuel Andrew Arnold in southwest Baltimore.Arnold survived the shooting and is now being charged in the case.The officer-involved shooting happened outside of the Baltimore Police Department’s southwest precinct, but Baltimore County Police detectives fired the shots.

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Baltimore County Police Release Body-Worn Camera Footage, 911 Call In Shooting Of Suspect Samuel Andrew Arnold

Lawmakers examine police encounters with people with mental illnesses

Answering any call for help can be dangerous for police officers, but it can be especially volatile when it involves someone with an untreated mental illness.Members of a Senate subcommittee heard testimony Thursday about solutions to better protect those in need of mental health help while also keeping the officers who respond to help them safe.

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Lawmakers examine police encounters with people with mental illnesses

Body of missing 26-year-old woman is found in Baltimore's harbor three days after she vanished while celebrating her birthday with friends

A Baltimore woman who was last seen alive on Tuesday leaving a bar with a group of friends after celebrating her 26th birthday has been found dead in the city's harbor three days later.

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Body of missing 26-year-old woman is found in Baltimore's harbor three days after she vanished while celebrating her birthday with friends