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Baltimore launches ‘Gun Violence Enforcement Division’

Officials in Baltimore launched a “Gun Violence Enforcement Division” this week, a unit of “elite” prosecutors and police who will work together to make sure gun convictions stick – something the city’s been struggling with. The special division was announced in September, and will include a chief, team captain and 11 prosecutors from Baltimore State’s […]

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Baltimore is One Vote Away From Banning THESE Harmless Items

The Baltimore City Council tentatively approved a bill Monday banning the possession of replica guns on city streets. Councilman James Kraft sponsored the legislation in September “to protect the city’s youth” five months after police officers shot 14-year-old Dedric Colvin in the shoulder and leg on a street in East Baltimore. Colvin was carrying a […]

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