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Shakeup in Baltimore mayor's criminal justice leadership
Shakeup in Baltimore mayor's criminal justice leadership

With Baltimore in the midst of one of its most violent stretches in years, a top criminal justice leader for Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has left, marking the biggest shakeup in her administration since the recent rioting and unrest in the city. Angela Johnese, the director of the Mayor's Office on Criminal Justice, had spent more than two years leading the office and played a key role in expanding Baltimore's youth curfew law last year, making it one of the strictest in the nation. Additionally, Heather Brantner, the mayor's Sexual Assault Response Team coordinator, has left. Both departed Friday. Howard Libit, a spokesman for Rawlings-Blake, confirmed Saturday...

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