Let it be known if we see riots in the street in Baltimore again it won’t at all be a surprise.
Baltimore, the focal point of a week long riot after the death of Freddie Gray in the summer of 2015, has been one of the most dangerous cities in the nation going on several years now.
Following the death of Gray and the ensuing legal battle the Baltimore police force was forced to cut the number of police officers serving the community. This due to budget constraints.
Forced to cut their number of police officers 6.1 percent created an unfortunate, but not unsurprising negative affect.
The murder rate skyrocketed!
Baltimore’s police force remains in the limelight with the ongoing trials of the officers involved with the death of Freddie Gray, which set off riots and