RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Anthony Batts

Anthony Batts
A collection of news and information related to Anthony Batts published by this site and its partners.

Top Anthony Batts Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Man shot in leg near Gilmor Homes

    Man shot in leg near Gilmor Homes
    A 25-year-old man was found shot in the leg Thursday near Gilmor Homes in West Baltimore, where Freddie Gray was arrested. Officers were called at 4:01 p.m. Thursday to the 1600 block of Gilmor Ave., where they found the victim with a bullet wound,...
  • Drugs on Baltimore streets could keep it high 'for a year,' Batts says

    Drugs on Baltimore streets could keep it high 'for a year,' Batts says
    With April's looting, an extraordinary amount of drugs were stolen from pharmacies — more than initially believed, officials said Wednesday. Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts on Wednesday said police were working with federal partners...
  • Enough narcotics to keep the city intoxicated for a year? Checking Batts' fuzzy drug math

    Enough narcotics to keep the city intoxicated for a year? Checking Batts' fuzzy drug math
    At a press conference yesterday calling for more federal prosecutors and agents to help contain Baltimore's recent outbreak of violence, Police Commissioner Anthony Batts suggested the looting of 27 pharmacies and two methadone clinics during the riots...
  • Rite Aid says personal information, prescriptions stolen in Baltimore looting

    Rite Aid says personal information, prescriptions stolen in Baltimore looting
    As looted prescription drugs flood Baltimore streets, fueling a surge in violence, pharmacy chain Rite Aid warned customers Wednesday that their personal medical information could be on the streets, too. Store officials said the labels on...
  • Baltimore police release new numbers on terminations under Batts

    Baltimore police release new numbers on terminations under Batts
    Amid conflicting statements from Commissioner Anthony W. Batts and the Baltimore Police Department about the number of officers terminated for misconduct, the agency on Wednesday released new statistics showing that the number is higher than previously...
  • Police commissioner defends patrol strategy amid violence

    Police commissioner defends patrol strategy amid violence
    Baltimore police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts on Tuesday defended his patrol strategy amid record violence while also saying all prisoner transport drivers have been retrained to prevent injuries in the wake of Freddie Gray's death. The commissioner...
  • Baltimore police commissioner: looted drugs fuel crime spike

    A flood of drugs on the streets after dozens of pharmacies were looted during riots in April has contributed to a surge in violence in Baltimore, the police commissioner said Wednesday. Anthony Batts said at a news conference that 27 pharmacies were...
  • Police say leader of west Baltimore gang arrested after raids

    Police say leader of west Baltimore gang arrested after raids
    Federal authorities and police have raided two west Baltimore houses and arrested a man they say was the leader of a local gang. Officials said they arrested 31-year-old Bryan Stewart on 10 counts of gun and drug charges after raiding two houses...
  • Nero Tolerance: As O'Malley announces a run for president, a look at his Baltimore legacy

    Nero Tolerance: As O'Malley announces a run for president, a look at his Baltimore legacy
    On Saturday, Martin O’Malley officially announced his bid for the presidency amid Baltimore’s most murderous month in more than 40 years. Baltimore City saw 43 murders in May, the deadliest month since 1972, when almost 300,000 more people...
  • Don't let the few ruin things for the many

    Don't let the few ruin things for the many
    Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake stated that 95 percent of the protesters were peaceful but that those bent on destruction were given space to do that as well ("Mayor: City didn't purposely allow crimes Saturday during protest," April 27). That succinctly...
  • Fact-checking the terminations by Baltimore Police Department

    Fact-checking the terminations by Baltimore Police Department
    As the nation watched the Baltimore unrest that followed Freddie Gray's death in police custody, police Commissioner Anthony Batts told reporters that he had worked for years to address brutality and other misconduct on the force. "I have been a...