Programming Note: Today, we start a police reform series called, "On The Watch: Fixing The Fractured Relationship Between Baltimore's Police And Its Communities". The series will run for the next twelve months. Please email the reporter at email@example.com with any comments or suggestions.
Crime in Baltimore is up, but police presence is down, residents say. Arrests have plummeted, open air drug markets operate freely and since May 1, six homicide victims were under 18.