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Baltimore leaders 'decided to cut back on policing and prosecution' before homicides surged, Rosenstein says

In a speech in Florida on Monday, Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein recounted the modern low 197 homicides in Baltimore in 2011. Then, in 2015, “local authorities decided to try a new strategy. They decided to cut back on policing and prosecution,” he said.

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