Amid Other Woes, Baltimore Police Force Is Shrinking

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Baltimore's police department, already beset by a controversial death in custody and a soaring murder rate, is facing another headache: it's shrinking fast. The number of uniformed officers in the city of 622,000 fell 6.1 percent last year and has shrunk by even more in the first half of this year, reports Reuters. The decline in 2015 was the greatest in police . . .

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