CITY OF BALTIMORE MAYOR'S OFFICE: Statement on selection of New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael S. Harrison to Lead Baltimore Police Department
City of Baltimore Mayor's Office issued the following announcement on Jan. 9.
“I have informed City Council President Jack Young of my decision to submit to Council members the selection of New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael S. Harrison as the next Commissioner of the Baltimore Police Department. Superintendent Harrison has achieved clear, compelling and consistent results in reducing violent crime, implementing a federally-mandated consent decree, increasing police recruitment, introducing advanced technologies, and deploying proactive and effective policing strategies that reflect 21st century, constitutional policing. He will bring not only significant and relevant experience to addressing the challenges of Baltimore, but the insight and sensitivity needed to reestablish essential trust and confidence of citizens in their police officers.”
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Source: City of Baltimore Mayor's Office