Strongman President Nayib Bukele is taking credit for homicide numbers declining, but police say there’s more to the story.
At least five people have died during mental health calls or wellness checks by police since April. All five were Black, Indigenous, or people of colour.
Neighbourhood officers are meant to "humanize the badge" but critics call it a band-aid.
The deaths bring the week's total number of fatal shootings to 18 so far, with another 81 wounded.
Five federal law enforcement agencies have dispatched agents help combat Baltimore’s spike in homicides, but some experts are skeptical that crime is rising nationwide.
I spent Sunday driving around Baltimore, visiting many sites of death.
Gustavo Sagredo describes his students experiencing PTSD symptoms such as experiencing flashbacks and difficulty with concentrating.