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FBI Rejects Police Department’s Request to Take Over Det. Suiter Death Investigation

Police Commissioner Kevin Davis. Still via Baltimore Police/Periscope.

The feds have officially declined to assume control of the probe into Det. Sean Suiter’s murder.

Hogan’s Baltimore Crime Plan: Bring in U.S. Marshals and State Police, Demolish More Vacants

Still via Gov. Larry Hogan/Facebook

With no signs of violence slowing in Baltimore at the end of 2017, Maryland’s governor plans to send in U.S. Marshals, state troopers and probation and parole officers to assist city law enforcement, and to ramp up demolition of vacant properties in crime-riddled areas, among other strategies.

City Lawmakers Call on Police to Let FBI Begin Investigating Detective’s Murder

Collage in remembrance of Det. Sean Suiter via Baltimore Police Department/Twitter

The time has come for the Baltimore Police Department to surrender its investigation of Det. Sean Suiter’s Nov. 15 murder to the feds, say Council President Jack Young and Councilman Brandon Scott.

Another BPD Officer Indicted, Accused of Stealing Over $90K from Residents and Suspects

Sgt. Thomas Allers, via Baltimore Police Department

An eighth Baltimore police officer has been indicted in this year’s infamous Gun Trace Task Force racketeering conspiracy, and prosecutors say this one was in charge of the entire team for several years.

Police Commissioner Kevin Davis Criticizes Councilman for Criticizing City Police

Photos via Baltimore City government

Kevin Davis is displeased with Councilman Ryan Dorsey’s public take on Baltimore police officers as a whole.

City Police Put Officers, Detectives on Mandatory 12-Hour Patrols After 12 People Shot, 6 Killed in 24 Hours

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

A spate of shootings that Police Commissioner Kevin Davis described today as “an unconscionable amount of violence” unfolded in the last 24 hours around Baltimore, leading the department to ramp up patrols with 12-hour minimum shifts for officers and detectives.

Police Commissioner, Immigrant Groups to Discuss Immigration Law at Community Forum

Commissioner Kevin Davis, via Baltimore Police

Do you have questions about how Baltimore police plan to handle enforcement of ramped-up immigration laws under Donald Trump’s administration? You’re not alone.

Baltimore Police Department Launches Its Own Mobile App

A view of a tutorial for the BPD mobile app, via Periscope

The Baltimore Police Department is hoping to expand its connection with city residents following the launch of a new mobile app that lets users submit tips and track department activity from their mobile phones.

Baltimore Tops 300 Homicides with Just Over Two Weeks Left in 2016

Police chief spokesman T.J. Smith speaks about an officer-involved shooting at Coppin State, Courtesy BPD/Periscope

Baltimore returned to a somber milestone last night as three more lives were taken inside the city’s borders, including the city’s 300th and 301st homicide victims of 2016.