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Police seek input as department plans release of certain discipline data

Baltimore police plan to post civilian complaint, use-of-force, and possibly other disciplinary data online within the next few months.

Commissioner Kevin Davis announced the initiative at a public planning session Saturday, where several dozen patrol officers, technical experts and residents gathered at tables and brainstormed ideas on how to present what they want to see from the police.

"We know in order to become more transparent police department, there is a lot of hard work behind that, and that involves data," Davis said. "What do we know within our organization that the community wants to know — and deserves to know — that will help foster...