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Baltimore police union blasts national leaders over lack of police support
Baltimore police union blasts national leaders over lack of police support

The fatal shootings of two New York City police officers by a gunman who started his spree in Baltimore County prompted the Baltimore police union on Sunday to denounce the president and other national leaders for a lack of support for officers over the past few weeks. Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Baltimore police union officials spoke at a news conference Sunday to "express their support for local law enforcement and urge citizens to speak out against violence in any form, particularly violence against police," a city statement stated. The president of the Baltimore NAACP and two top-ranking police officials also stood with the mayor. Baltimore police union...

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