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File #: 22-0111R    Version: 0 Name: Informational Hearing - Addressing Youth Violence in Baltimore City
Type: City Council Resolution Status: In Committee
File created: 6/13/2022 In control: Education Workforce and Youth
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Informational Hearing - Addressing Youth Violence in Baltimore City For the purpose of inviting representatives from the Baltimore City Police Commissioner; the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City; the Chief Academic Officer of the Baltimore City Public School System; the Deputy Commissioner of Youth Wellness & Community Health from the Baltimore City Health Department; the Chief of Police for the Baltimore City School Police; the Director of the Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement; the Director of the Mayor’s Office of Children and Family Success; the Director of the Mayor’s Office of Employment Development; the Director of the Mayor’s Office of African-American Male Engagement; the Director of the Mayor’s Office of Performance and Innovation; and interested members of the Baltimore City Youth Commission to come before the City Council to discuss the increase in youth violence across the city; and the risk factors that are driving these incidents.
Sponsors: Robert Stokes, Sr., John T. Bullock, Phylicia Porter, Sharon Green Middleton, Mark Conway, Odette Ramos, Eric T. Costello, Antonio Glover, Zeke Cohen, James Torrence
Indexes: Baltimore City, Informational Hearing, Violence, Youth
Attachments: 1. 22-0111r~1st Reader
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
6/27/20220 Education Workforce and Youth Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Mayor's Office of Children and Family Success  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Mayor’s Office of Employment Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Mayor's Office of Performance and Innovation  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Police Department  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to States' Attorney's Office  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Baltimore City Public School System  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Dept. of Health  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/13/20220 Baltimore City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/13/20220 Baltimore City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/13/20220 Education Workforce and Youth Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill R
(Resolution)

Introduced by: Councilmember Stokes



A Resolution Entitled

A Council Resolution concerning
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Informational Hearing - Addressing Youth Violence in Baltimore City
For the purpose of inviting representatives from the Baltimore City Police Commissioner; the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City; the Chief Academic Officer of the Baltimore City Public School System; the Deputy Commissioner of Youth Wellness & Community Health from the Baltimore City Health Department; the Chief of Police for the Baltimore City School Police; the Director of the Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement; the Director of the Mayor’s Office of Children and Family Success; the Director of the Mayor’s Office of Employment Development; the Director of the Mayor’s Office of African-American Male Engagement; the Director of the Mayor’s Office of Performance and Innovation; and interested members of the Baltimore City Youth Commission to come before the City Council to discuss the increase in youth violence across the city; and the risk factors that are driving these incidents.
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On January 1, 2022, the first two victims of homicide for this year were 16-year old Desmond Canada and 17-year old Bernard Thomas. Over the last 15-years there have been approximately 220 youth under the age of 18 killed as a result of violence. In 2021 more than 40 youth under the age of 18 were victims of non-fatal shootings with many of the perpetrators of these c...

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