Gun arrests attributed to district teams are up in several districts compared to this time last year, the data show.
Gun arrests made by officers in the Northern District, which includes Station North, Hampden, Johns Hopkins University and Roland Park, are up 41 percent year over year. In the Western District, which includes Sandtown-Winchester, Coppin State University and Mondawmin, they’re up 40 percent. In the Southern District, which includes Federal Hill and Brooklyn, they’re up 23 percent.
In September, Southern District Action Team officers broke up a dice game in Westport, chased a man, arrested him on a gun charge for a revolver he allegedly tossed