police reform

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. [...]

City police undergoing new training to reconnect with neighborhoods

March 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Alex Kellum Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Baltimore City police officers have begun undergoing specialized training aimed at reconnecting officers with the communities they are patrolling. T.J. Smith, the director of media relations for the Baltimore Police Department, said the community [...]