Office of Civil Rights Becomes Independent Agency in Baltimore

Stephen G.Hall
May 31, 2019 - 5:00

In a move that is being widely praised by all sectors of the legal and Civil Rights community in Baltimore, Mayor Jack Young has made the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) an independent entity. As a standalone agency, the Baltimore Office of Civil Rights — which includes a board tasked with police oversight — will be perceived as legitimate following years of interdepartmental scandal.

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