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City law department recommends $40K settlement for unarmed man shot by police

Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts, center, speaks Monday to the media at a news conference on the death of Freddie Gray. (Kevin Richardson/The Baltimore Sun via AP)

The Baltimore Board of Estimates is set to approve a $40,000 payment Wednesday for a man who was shot by police in 2014 while he was unarmed and fleeing the scene of a burglary. Michael Johansen sued four officers and ...

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Man shot by Laurel police in 2016 reaches settlement

A Silver Spring family, saying they were brutalized during a no-knock warrant, has filed a million-dollar federal lawsuit against the Montgomery County Police Department for what the family describes as a poorly drafted and violently executed early-morning search for the 20-something son of their basement apartment tenant.

A Baltimore County man who was shot by a Laurel Police Department officer in 2016 settled his federal lawsuit last week and the court dismissed the case Tuesday. Rashawn Curbeam filed suit last year in Prince George’s County Circuit Court ...

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Baltimore spending panel to consider $90K for man tackled, detained after witnessing robbery

Baltimore City Hall

The Baltimore City Board of Estimates is set to approve a $90,000 settlement Wednesday with a man who witnessed a robbery and was forcibly taken into custody and later charged with assault when he refused to go to the police station to give a formal statement.

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Baltimore spending panel to approve $135K to man shot in 2015

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The Baltimore City Board of Estimates is set to approve a $135,000 settlement Wednesday with a man who was shot in the leg in 2015 after he allegedly refused to show his hands to a Baltimore police commander. John Rau ...

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