71 Homicides in Baltimore in the First 79 Days of 2017

Homicides rapidly stacked up in Baltimore in the last week, quickly overshadowing a brief lull in killings seen at the start of the month and reviving the daily pace of death that has defined the crime fight in the city for much of the past year.

As of Monday, there had been 71 homicides in Baltimore in the first 79 days of 2017. Eleven were logged in the last week, compared to zero the first week in March.


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