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Baltimore police monitor to hire 17 community liaisons

Baltimore police monitor to hire 17 community liaisons

The Baltimore consent decree monitoring team is hiring 17 neighborhood liaisons to field complaints and comments from residents about their experiences with the police department.

The liaisons will serve as “localized points of access to the Monitoring Team across the City,” according to a statement released by the monitoring team Friday. The new team members will be tasked with conveying the concerns, complaints and other feedback to the monitoring team responsible for ensuring the police department is complying with the federal consent decree. The monitor will hire at least one liaison for each of the city’s nine police districts, and the liaisons will receive $20 an hour for up...

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