Baltimore County Had 35 Homicides in 2017

TOWSON, Md. (WBFF) – It’s a stark difference.

While Baltimore City recorded its deadliest year per-capita, to date, Baltimore County recorded far fewer homicides for the year.

The county, which has about 800,000 residents, counted 35 homicides for 2017, according to a news release Wednesday.

The city, which has about 600,000 residents, finished the year with 343 murders.