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Stories with person: Anthony Batts
  • Attorney General Lynch meets Gray family in Baltimore story has photosstory has video
    Updated: May-05-15 11:16 pm

    BALTIMORE - Attorney General Loretta Lynch pledged Tuesday to improve the city's police department after meeting with the family of a man who was fatally injured in police custody.

  • Reforming Baltimore police will be time-consuming, costly story has photosstory has video
    Updated: May-05-15 10:11 am

    BALTIMORE - Months before Freddie Gray died of the broken neck he suffered during what Baltimore's top prosecutor called an illegal arrest, the city's mayor and police commissioner said the department needed reform and asked the Justice Department for help reviewing officer misconduct.

  • Thousands in other cities protest death of Baltimore man story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-30-15 3:02 am

    BALTIMORE - Thousands of people hit the streets in Baltimore and several other cities, from Boston and New York to Indianapolis and Washington, D.C., on Wednesday to protest the death of a black man who died of spinal injuries after his arrest by Baltimore police and to demand reforms to police procedures.

  • Latest on police-custody death: Prosecutor office protest story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-29-15 1:08 pm

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  • Can you run from police? US courts apply a double standard story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-29-15 12:37 pm

    BALTIMORE - When police spotted Freddie Gray and he took off running through his Baltimore neighborhood, officers made a split-second decision to give chase, setting in motion his death in custody and rioting in the streets.

  • Each death in Baltimore makes mistrust harder to overcome story has photos
    Updated: Apr-25-15 4:44 pm

    BALTIMORE - Baltimore's mayor and police commissioner came in making big promises to the inner-city residents and police who spent decades staring each other down in neighborhoods ravaged by crack and heroin. But with each death of a black man in custody, their efforts to overcome mistrust have hit hard walls of skepticism and outrage.

  • Baltimore on edge after arrestee's fatal spine injury story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-20-15 11:45 pm

    BALTIMORE - Baltimore's top police officials, mayor and prosecutor sought to calm a "community on edge" Monday while investigating how a man suffered a fatal spine injury while under arrest. Six officers have been suspended, but investigators say they still don't know how it happened.

  • Baltimore investigates death of man in police custody 
    Updated: Apr-19-15 8:10 pm

    BALTIMORE - Baltimore police were conducting a criminal investigation Sunday into the death of a man injured in their custody, and the mayor vowed to ensure the city held "the right people accountable."