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State's attorney's office reviewing about 100 cases involving officers shown in body camera footage

State's attorney's office reviewing about 100 cases involving officers shown in body camera footage

The Baltimore state’s attorney’s office is reviewing about 100 cases involving three police officers who are under scrutiny after a police body camera video emerged that the public defender’s office says shows one of the officers planting drugs.

State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby said at a news conference Thursday that a team of prosecutors will assess each case, look at the officers’ involvement and consider whether there are alternative ways to prove the cases. She emphasized the review “is going to take time.”

“It’s a matter of public safety,” Mosby said. “We have to look at the sufficiency of the evidence in each of these cases and make a determination as to the feasibility...

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