Can Anything Be Done to Bring Baltimore's Homicide Rate Down?

Baltimore City Paper | January 29, 2008
Ray Alston, Michael Simms, and John Morris were just three of 282 people murdered in Baltimore in 2007, making it the most murderous year the city has seen since 1999. How does a city get to the point where mothers lose multiple sons to street crime, and how can it change?

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