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Mayor Scott Announces the First Round of Recovery Office Awards to Nonprofits

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced the first round of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) grant awards from the Mayor’s Office of Recovery Programs to nonprofit organizations.


Joint Statement on Governor's Decision to Remove Restrictions on Wear & Carry Permits

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Police Commissioner Michael S. Harrison released a statement in response to the Governor's decision to remove restrictions on wear & carry permits in Maryland.


2022 YouthWorks Program Off to a Strong Start

The City kicked off its annual YouthWorks summer jobs initiative by offering employment to over 6,700 Baltimore City residents aged 14-21 – a 6% increase from the 2021 program.


Mayor Scott Provides Update on the 9-1-1 Diversion Behavioral Health Pilot Program and Plans for Expansion

Mayor Brandon M. Scott was joined by behavioral health specialists and clinical and community-based partners to provide an update on the 9-1-1 Diversion Behavioral Health Pilot program launched in June 2021 and share plans for program expansion.


Mayor Scott Announces Monica Lewis as New Senior Director of Communications

Mayor Brandon M. Scott has appointed Monica Lewis to serve as the new Senior Director of the Mayor’s Office of Communications.


Mayor Brandon M. Scott

Mayor Brandon M. Scott

Brandon M. Scott is the 52nd Mayor of Baltimore City, and the youngest person elected to the position in over a century. Mayor Scott is committed to ending gun violence, restoring public trust in local government, and building a more equitable Baltimore for families to thrive.

Human Trafficking
National Human Trafficking Hotline
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Human Trafficking Help Numbers (Call 888-373-7888 / text 233733)

For more information on human trafficking in Maryland click here.

Property Claims Reporting

Do you need to report damage to City-owned property; including contents? Click here to submit your report.

Please note your submission will be reviewed within 1 business day.

Should you have any questions regarding the status of a previously reported incident please contact the Bureau of Risk Management via email by clicking here. Please include your Confirmation of Submission ID or Claim Number.

Please note: Damage to non-city property, such as resident's home or automobile, MUST be reported in person or by certified mail to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) located at 7 E. Redwood Street, 6th Floor Baltimore, MD 21202