Mayor Pugh holds meeting on crime in Baltimore

Posted at 6:07 AM, Feb 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-03 06:07:54-05

Increases in crime across Baltimore prompts concern from Baltimore City's mayor. 

Mayor Catherine Pugh organized a meeting last night at City Hall. The mayor says focusing on improving the relationship between police and the community will help prevent crime from becoming an even larger problem. 

Pugh also mentioned the importance of getting ex-offenders the tools to get into the working world and stay off the streets. 

The mayor says focusing on integrating the youth into community programs.