The search for Baltimore’s next police commissioner is down to one candidate, Mayor Catherine Pugh said Wednesday.
Pugh’s team is completing a background check on one final commissioner candidate, she said in an interview Wednesday at a media event to present construction updates at Broadway Market. She said the candidate’s name would be announced “shortly,” but declined to give a timeline.
“I don’t want to put a date on it because I just want to make sure … we turn him upside down and inside out,” she said.
Pugh originally planned to announce her pick for the top police spot by Oct. 31 — a date that