Monthly Archives: July 2015

Senators DeGrange and Guzzone respond to Governor Hogan’s BCDC Announcement

Statement of the Chairs of the Special Joint Commission on Public Safety and Security in State and Local Correctional Facilities Annapolis, Maryland – Senator James Ed DeGrange (D-32) and Senator Guy Guzzone (D-13) released the following statement concerning Governor Hogan’s rumored announcement on the closure of the Baltimore City Detention Center: “As the Chairs of […]

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The Washington Post: Drug crime is No. 1 reason offenders in Maryland are sentenced to prison

By Ovetta Wiggins Possession of drugs with the intent to distribute remains the No. 1 reason people in Maryland are sentenced to state prison, according to figures presented to a state panel charged with finding ways to reduce incarceration and recidivism. The Justice Reinvestment Coordinating Council, which consists of a bipartisan group of lawmakers, senior-level […]

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CBS Baltimore: Md. Senator Demanding Answers After Dire Conditions Found Inside City School

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Peeling paint, live wires and mold–all found inside a Baltimore City school. Now a state senator is demanding answers from the school system about what he calls an emergency situation. Meghan McCorkell has the disturbing images from inside the building. The senator says even though school doesn’t start until August 31, someone […]

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