Baltimore Police's Response To Surge In Homicides; Peter Sagal; Relationships And Family Contracts | WYPR

Baltimore Police's Response To Surge In Homicides; Peter Sagal; Relationships And Family Contracts

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On Friday we spoke with Safe Streets about their on-the-ground efforts of to stop the spike of violence in Baltimore. Today, we turn to the police and their efforts to drop the homicide count. We talk with Deputy Commissioner Kevin Davis.

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is performing Leonard Bernstein’s Candide this week in Bethesda and Baltimore. We talk with the narrator of the show, the ever-unpredictable Peter Sagal, host of NPR’s “Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me.” 

Law professor Martha Ertman explores the contractual ties that bind us together in her new book, Love’s Promises. We talk with her about how formal contracts and informal deals shape our closest relationships.