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David Simon is Right, “It is a lie”


Whenever we are faced with yet another shooting of an unarmed African-American by law enforcement, my mind flashes back to this passage in David Simon’s book, ‘Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets’. It, of course, references a police-involved shooting … Continue reading

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The Worst Christmas Bonus of All Time!


From the latest Neighborhood Watch in the Baltimore Guide:  E. Fayette St., 3200 Block, November 14, 2:50 pm.  A man told police he and his boss had become involved in an argument and that he had tried to walk away … Continue reading

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The World’s Most Dangerous Carry Out


3 shootings. 5 victims. 2 Homicides.  All in 2 years.  My beloved Waverly could use less of this.  Here’s the Baltimore Sun’s accounting of the situation. A 52-year-old man died after being shot during a robbery at a carryout restaurant … Continue reading

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The Continuing Mystery of the Death of Annie McCann


On the day of October 31st, 2008, 16 year old, Annie McCann of Fairfax, Virginia climbed into her parents white Volvo, drove to Baltimore and was later found dead behind a dumpster in the Perkins Homes complex that lies between … Continue reading

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That Second Man’s Name? R.J. Reynolds


S. Broadway, 200 block, September 8, 9:18 p.m. A man told police a second man had asked him for a cigarette. When the first man said he had none, the second struck him in the head with a brick.

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District 5: Scott M. Carberry


District 5: Scott M. Carberry.

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Baltimore Boy, Scott Carberry Runs For City Council!


Many of you reading this already know that my candidacy for Baltimore City Council, 5th District is official.  I am already experiencing an interesting feature of running for public office, that being that I’ve been contacted by organizations for interviews … Continue reading

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Baltimore Homicide Icon, Terrence Mclarney Replaced as Head of Murder Police


Appparently, McLarney left his car in a ditch back in March, which might be a symptom of a larger personal issue.  I will say that T.P. Mclarney was definitely one of my favorites from David Simon’s “Homicide: A Year on … Continue reading

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Timeline: The search for Phylicia Barnes


Yesterday, the body of Phylicia Barnes was found floating amidst the flotsam in the waters feeding the Conowingo Dam.  Like so many, I have spent more than a little time thinking about her disappearance.  I live approximately 3 miles from … Continue reading

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