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Baltimore mayor wants Justice Department to investigate police
Baltimore mayor wants Justice Department to investigate police

With racial tension gripping Baltimore’s streets for weeks now, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake on Wednesday asked the Justice Department to investigate her city’s entire Police Department, while at the same time promising that officers would be wearing body cameras by the end of the year. “Baltimore continues to have a fractured relationship between the police and the community,” she said. “We have to get it right. Failure is not an option.” She said her aim was to ensure the department was not engaging in “a pattern of stops, searches or arrests that violate the 4th Amendment.” Shortly afterward, Gov. Larry Hogan lifted a state of...

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