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City residents still overwhelmingly disapprove of Baltimore Police, community survey finds

October 20, 2023
a close up of a police car with its lights on

City residents feel somewhat safe despite a high crime rate, but contend that Baltimore Police officers are ineffective at reducing crime, do not quickly solve cases, and don’t work well with the communities they serve, according to a new community poll conducted by Morgan State University. The results of the second community survey, mandated by the Baltimore Police Department’s federal court oversight, suggest that residents’ attitudes toward local law enforcement remain dismal, despite widespread reforms.

Article Source: The Baltimore Banner

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