Trials and Arbitration

The Gun Trace Task Force trial has ended. What is Baltimore doing to prevent future police corruption?

The Gun Trace Task Force trial has ended. What is Baltimore doing to prevent future police corruption?

With the federal prosecution of the Gun Trace Task Force officers in Baltimore now concluded — six officers have pleaded guilty, and a jury found two others guilty on Monday — a question remains: What is being done to prevent police corruption in the future?

The answer is a lot — but the results of the efforts are still to be seen.

A new police department corruption unit is investigating at least 10 more city officers accused in court testimony of participating in or facilitating the gun unit’s corruption, and acting Police Commissioner...

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