BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Metropolis State’s Lawyer Marilyn Mosby’s workplace has eradicated greater than 800 further open warrants for low-level crimes the workplace isn’t prosecuting amid the COVID-19 pandemic, officers mentioned Thursday.
The newest wave contains 829 warrants starting from drug possession to prostitution, minor visitors offenses and trespassing. Mosby’s workplace mentioned in a information launch that folks had been nonetheless being arrested on warrants for instances they didn’t plan to prosecute.
In June, town’s state’s legal professional’s workplace dismissed 586 extra instances tied to low-level offenses. The cumulative whole now sits at 1,415.
Mosby’s workplace mentioned they may ship a letter to those that had instances dismissed. Folks may also lookup their case standing online here; instances that had been dismissed can have “NOLLE PROSEQUI” listed beneath cost and disposition info and can have “WARR” and a latest listening to date listed from when the instances had been dismissed.