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Karl Bickel

In a tight budget year, Maryland lawmakers can foster collaboration among service providers, reward those who join forces with funding, and require accountability.

Police Accountability

What is a pattern-or-practice investigation and how will it benefit Marylanders?


A former law enforcement official says some planning and preparation now can mitigate the impact should a cyberattack occur.

The boards have potential to improve the quality of service by and confidence in police, as well as the overall relationship between police and those they serve.

In the wake of the death of Eric Garner, after being choked by a New York police officer in December 2014, I wrote the…