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District 1 Crime Maps

For those of our followers who are paying special attention to the District 1 general election contest between Democrat Zeke Cohen and Republican Matt McDaniel, we’ve created crime maps that show the District’s boundaries overlaid onto the crime maps we developed for the entire city.  (Citywide crime maps are available elsewhere on our website, through […] Continue reading →

Arrests at Baltimore Schools

It comes as no surprise that there is crime happening inside and on the grounds of our city’s schools. That’s obviously a bad thing that affects not only the people perpetrating these crimes and their victims, but everyone – students, faculty and administrators – at the schools where these crimes occur. It’s a particularly difficult […] Continue reading →

Candidate Dixon’s Program To Reduce Crime

Government By Throwing Everything Against The Wall And Waiting To See What Sticks Yesterday, Sheila Dixon released what she calls “A Four Point Plan for Making Baltimore Safer.” Her program, which can be downloaded from her website, is in the PDF at the bottom of this piece. You’re all invited to comment on the plan. […] Continue reading →

Crime

There’s no escaping the headlines, is there? Watch any of the local network news stations at 6 or 11 and the lead stories are always about shootings and other violence in the city. If that’s all you know about Baltimore, it’s no wonder you’ll be reluctant to move your family or business here. Crime isn’t […] Continue reading →

Crime Maps

Our mission is to facilitate and stimulate economic development and growth that dramatically reduces unemployment and poverty in Baltimore.  When that happens, we expect crime to decline also because so much of crime is caused by the inability of too many of our residents to earn a sufficient living through legitimate means.  Long-term unemployment, under-employment […] Continue reading →

Crime Map: Shooting

This map shows the 536 shootings that occurred in Baltimore City in the 12 months from September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015. The map is live, meaning that you can click on it, hold and move the center point and use the “+” and “-” buttons to zoom in and out at a location that’s […] Continue reading →

Crime Map: Robbery – Street

This map shows the 2,871 street robberies that occurred in Baltimore City in the 12 months from September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015. The map is live, meaning that you can click on it, hold and move the center point and use the “+” and “-” buttons to zoom in and out at a location […] Continue reading →

Crime Map: Robbery – Residence

This map shows the 440 residential robberies that occurred in Baltimore City in the 12 months from September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015. The map is live, meaning that you can click on it, hold and move the center point and use the “+” and “-” buttons to zoom in and out at a location […] Continue reading →

Crime Map: Robbery – Commercial

This map shows the 817 commercial robberies that occurred in Baltimore City in the 12 months from September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015. The map is live, meaning that you can click on it, hold and move the center point and use the “+” and “-” buttons to zoom in and out at a location […] Continue reading →