The Baltimore Police Department has a long track record of racial discrimination, frequently violating the rights of the city’s black residents, according to a scathing report released Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Justice.

The investigation was commissioned in May 2015, following the death

Source:: The Lowdown

MAP: How the Feds Are Policing the Police in Baltimore and Other Cities Across the Country 8 March,2017Matthew Green

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Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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