Daily Archives: January 10, 2022

Maryland Gov. Announces $500M to ‘Re-Fund’ Police, Urges Passage of Crime Bills

Gov. Larry Hogan called crime in Maryland a “crisis†and announced a plan Monday to spend half-a-billion dollars on officer salaries and initiatives. Hogan said a three-year expansion of his Re-Fund The Police Initiative includes the following: • $220 million for officer salary increases and bonuses• $137 million for a 50% increase in state police aid to local jurisdictions statewide•…