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Anthony Batts
Baltimore police slow to release internal reports
Baltimore police slow to release internal reports

In June 2014, Baltimore police held a news conference to demonstrate their commitment to transparency amid growing distrust after a number of allegations of police brutality. They created a Force Investigation Team to look into all incidents in which officers used deadly force or when an interaction with police resulted in serious injuries. They pledged to publicly release reports of the internal investigations on their website. Nine months later, seven reports have been released out of 40 incidents logged in 2014 and 2015. The last report the agency released is for an incident that took place in July. Asked this week why more reports haven't been released, the Police Department...