Liberty Heights Avenue and Garrison Boulivard

Here’s a Google Map of the author’s Blatimore neighborhood. Like before, take a walk around with Google’s street feature.

 

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Baltimore

Here’s a great resource in City-Data.com giving statistics on the city of Baltimore. Interesting map options include: violent crime density, median age, and poor family by family type: female, no husbands present and family type: married couple-family .

Crime stats from Baltimore County. Includes graphs and local crime trends.

Here are some articles about criminal recidivism in Baltimore:

Ex-offenders less likely to return to prison, Maryland officials say – 2013

Job training at Maryland prison may aid recidivism rates – 2015?

Baltimore Citywide Ex-offender Task Force Report and Recommendations – 2003

BALTIMORE PRISONERS’ EXPERIENCES RETURNING HOME – 2004 (PDF)

 

Wes Moore Interview

Here’s a brief interview with Wes Moore that summarizes the book pretty neatly.

The Other Wes Moore

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Our book for June is going to be The Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore. The discussion is on June 20th due to the fact that I have an out of state wedding on the 27th. So please mark that down!

As always if you have a friend who wants to join us, we have copies of the current discussion book behind the Circulation Desk on the 1st floor.

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