South Baltimore Now! Podcast: Discussing Crime and Safety in South Baltimore

| October 16, 2023 | 0 Comments

On this episode of the South Baltimore Now! podcast, Nate and Kevin talk to Brad O’Brien about how the community, Baltimore Police Department, the Baltimore City Sheriff’s Office, the Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office, and State Legislature are addressing crime in South Baltimore.

O’Brien is a South Baltimore neighbor who has lived in the community for 10 years along with his wife and children. Since 2019, O’Brien has served in the role of Public Safety Chair for the Federal Hill Neighborhood Association for the past four years. He also serves as the President of the Baltimore Police Department’s Community Relations Council for the Southern District.

Links and information from O’Brien:

SAO LEARN event on 10/30 –

Public Safety Discussion – Facebook Group

Email for people who want to follow up –

Sign up for BPD SD CRC email updates –

CRC meets first Tuesday of each month from 7-8 at the Southern District office (10 Cherry Hill Road) anyone is welcome. It is the only standing meeting where community members can engage with our Command Staff.

Podcast transcript 

Jena-Marie and Brad O’Brien

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