During the height of the citywide protests in Baltimore ignited by the police custody death of Freddie Gray, celebrities and entertainers showed their support in a variety of ways. Pop superstar Rihanna attempted to host a concert in the city in support of the protests, but the performance never materialized.
The aftermath of Freddie Gray’s death has led to Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts finding himself on the wrong side of the unemployment line as Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake felt like he wasn’t getting the job done.
The city of Baltimore is under alert after a deadly shooting incident near the University of Maryland-Baltimore campus left three people dead and one injured. Police are warning students in the area to use caution, although the motive for the shooting is yet unknown.
Just months since the Freddie Gray protests in Baltimore, news of a police shooting of an unarmed Black man in the city’s suburbs emerged. Police in Baltimore County say they’re launching an investigation into the shooting death of a 41-year-old man who was gunned down in a hail of at least 19 bullets according to […]
The April 19 death of Freddie Gray at the hands of Baltimore cops rocked the Maryland city and unfortunately uncovered yet another instance of police misconduct in America. On the morning of Gray’s funeral, police officials issued a warning that gang-related attacks against cops were to happen but it appears that it was all made […]
Freddie Gray’s autopsy report was obtained by the Baltimore Sun yesterday (June 23). According to the details, Gray suffered a “high-energy injury,” to the neck and spine, likely brought on by riding in the police van, which abruptly changed directions several times.
Now that all the police officers who had a hand in killing Freddie Gray are being properly dealt with, the city of Baltimore can focus on recovering from the riots that were prompted from the details of the murder.
The city of Baltimore has a had a year worth forgetting and the dark cloud looming the largest city in Maryland didn’t come to pass after an extremely violent Memorial Day Weekend. Reports CBS Baltimore: Police say 29 people were shot, 9 of them killed over this weekend, adding to the record-breaking violence. The shooting […]
Yesterday, we shared details of author dream hampton‘s tweets in where she revealed that Jay Z and Beyoncé secretly bailed out several protesters in Baltimore regarding the Freddie Gray situation. This news didn’t slip by the sharp minds over at Fox News’ morning show, Fox And Friends, and it appears the hosts were taken aback that […]
Retired neurosurgeon, and vocal republican party member, Ben Carson has entered the 2016 presidential race. Carson announced his bid for the country’s highest office after being flanked by a gospel choir singing Eminem’s “Lose Yourself.”
Baltimore is considerably calmer in the days since the so-called riots that broke out last Monday (April 27), yet an ominous haze still hangs over the city despite recent developments in the Freddie Gray case. From Monday to Friday, I was there to report on what was transpiring and observed varying expression of anger, passion, and […]