Shootings typically jump during summer months. Gun violence prevention groups hope reinforcements can stem the tide.
On the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic, outreach workers are going beyond their mission of preventing shootings by filling gaps in social services.
The city says crime is down in March. But experts warn it’s too early to draw conclusions as to why.
Since 2017, Balitmore Ceasefire 365 has held the quarterly fixtures that have been linked to a 52 percent reduction in shootings.
Street outreach workers are doubling as messengers on avoiding infection.
One of America’s most violent cities has made significant strides in recent years. But activists say they need more funding.