Baltimore Police

Baltimore City Council requests control over Baltimore PD

March 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Watta Camara Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Councilman Brandon Scott The Baltimore City Council unanimously approved a resolution on Monday that calls on the Maryland General Assembly to pass legislation that would allow the city to have more power over the Baltimore Police Department. [...]

Police spokesman says it’s all about managing expectations

April 1, 2016 // 2 Comments

By Tyisha Henderson Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer “Manage Your Expectations” is the handwritten message on a dry-erase board hanging on the wall directly across from T.J. Smith’s chair. The office is filled with framed photos of his family and friends, posters of inspiration, and ambient [...]

Baltimore police were unprepared for civil unrest, Davis says

February 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Alexander M.E. Kellum Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Baltimore City Police Commissioner Kevin Davis said Wednesday that the department was unprepared for the civil unrest that followed the death of Freddie Gray last April and has since changed its tactics to work more closely with local [...]

5-year-old Baltimore girl is missing

February 6, 2015 // 0 Comments

A 5-year-old girl went missing around 1:30 p.m. on Thursday in northeast Baltimore, police said. The Baltimore Police Department tweeted a description of the girl today, saying she is a “black female, with a purple coat, black tights and a light purple-and-black hat.” The girl was inside of a [...]