Explaining the Freddie Gray case

The ongoing story of the prosecutions of police officers in Baltimore arising from the death in custody of Freddie Gray includes a ruling, which is being followed in the current trial of a second offi…

SERT training for riot duty

 
Protesters threw propane tanks, cans of gasoline, bottles filled with various liquids and random objects at the Montgomery County Police Special Events Response Team during their service in the…

The rights of those arrested in riots

The recent rioting in Baltimore related to the Freddie Gray tragedy taxed not only the police but the court system as well. Hundreds of people were arrested, which made it impossible to process them a…

Star Wars and Geraldo

Proof that we have truly lost our way occurred on May 4th when I turned on the local radio station and heard some mindless pundit tell me how important Star Wars was and how the “May the 4th Be With Y…

And now the new police body camera

As was widely reported, Governor Hogan announced in the wake of the Freddie Gray tragedy and unrest in Baltimore, that he would sign into law a statute recently passed by the Maryland legislature spec…

Peace in Baltimore

ROCKVILLE – The rioting has stopped in Baltimore, the curfew has been lifted, the National Guard has been pulled out and the six officers involved in the Freddie Gray case have been indicted. But one …