| Apr 30, 2015
| 4:22 PM
Dashing hope that a few days of relative peace could bring an early return to normal, Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts said Thursday night that the curfew imposed after rioting Monday will remain in place through the weekend.
In a news...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 4:41 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday she's working with Freddie Gray's family and faith leaders to clear up "misinformation" that could lead to further unrest.
Outside a church in West Baltimore, the mayor stood with Hassan Murphy, a lawyer...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 5:57 AM
Baltimore continues to recover from Monday night's riots, and on Wednesday, some normalcy may be restored.
City school students will return to class, the Orioles will play, and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is holding a free concert.
| Apr 28, 2015
| 9:40 AM
Anne Arundel Delegation Chair Pam Beidle, D-Linthicum, said she has been watching the news in Baltimore closely and hoped that violence, which erupted Monday, would not occur again.
One of the possible solutions Beidle brought up was related to a...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 8:22 PM
Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts, who struggled Monday to stop rioting in the city, spent most of his law enforcement career in California, confronting unrest during a rocky two-year tenure in Oakland.
Batts presided over street upheaval...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 11:38 AM
In an internal email to police officers, Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts praised his department's response to protests in the city on Saturday as "scary good."
"In more than 30 years of law enforcement experience, I've been involved in...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 10:07 PM
In the clearest acknowledgement of failure yet, Baltimore police said Friday that Freddie Gray should have received medical attention at the spot where he was arrested — before he was put inside a police van.
Officers missed "multiple"...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 9:00 AM
The name Freddie Gray may go down in the annals of Baltimore history in a positive way: Years from now people may recall him whenever they talk about how the way Baltimore police deal with suspects has changed for the better ("Tensions remain high over...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 11:10 AM
As the national media continues to descend on the West Baltimore neighborhood surrounding Gilmor Homes, where Freddie Gray lived and was arrested before suffering fatal injuries in police custody, so do activists from other areas.
The scene on Wednesday...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 12:44 PM
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Tuesday that the city would continue stepped-up efforts to quell crime after this weekend's violence, including three killings, and she called on the community to help.
"I'm not going to let a violent weekend...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 3:49 PM
The Justice Department said Tuesday it has opened a civil rights investigation into the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who suffered a fatal spinal-cord injury under mysterious circumstances after he was handcuffed and put in the back of a police van....