News America Series, “Guard Against Criminals”
Scope and Contents
This collection consists primarily of reference files dated 1820-1973 originally established for use by the Criminal Justice Commission in Baltimore, Maryland. Materials include reports, news clippings, studies, conference proceedings, jury reports, and manuscript material related to the mission of the organization and its operation. Materials are mainly textual, but also present are microfilm records. Subjects of note include Baltimore police activities, crime activities and statistics, the 1968 riots in Baltimore, bail bonds, and other topics related to criminal justice.
- 1820 - 1984
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
From the Collection: 82.5 Linear Feet
- From the Collection: Criminal Justice Commission (Baltimore, Md.) (Organization)
- From the Collection: Baltimore Criminal Justice Commission (Organization)
Part of the Baltimore Studies Archives Repository
H. Mebane Turner Learning Commons, Room 104
1415 Maryland Avenue
Baltimore Maryland 21201 USA