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Baltimore officer faces investigation over emails with prosecutor who called alleged victim a 'whore'

Baltimore officer faces investigation over emails with prosecutor who called alleged victim a 'whore'

The Baltimore police officer who exchanged disparaging emails about an alleged sexual assault victim with a city prosecutor is the subject of a disciplinary investigation, a police spokesman said.

The prosecutor no longer works for the Baltimore state's attorney's office, wrote State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby in a letter to The Baltimore Sun.

After the email exchange was highlighted in the U.S. Department of Justice's scathing investigation of the city Police Department, The Sun submitted requests for the emails to the police and the prosecutor's office under the Maryland Public Information Act.

The federal probe, released in August, found that Baltimore police fail to...

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