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Baltimore consent decree monitor calls for internal investigation into Gun Trace Task Force scandal

Baltimore consent decree monitor calls for internal investigation into Gun Trace Task Force scandal

The independent monitoring team overseeing Baltimore’s consent decree is calling for an internal affairs investigation into the Gun Trace Task Force scandal, including looking at officers implicated in wrongdoing in the case who have not been charged with a crime.

The Baltimore Police Department “will not be able to move past the GTTF scandal, or to prevent a similar scandal, without attempting to understand how it happened,” the monitoring team wrote in its second semiannual report, which was released Friday. “That will not be easy. It will...

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