As the race for City Hall heats up and questions loom over who is best suited to reduce crime in Baltimore, Mayor Brandon Scott says he is the person for the job.

“As we are all speaking today, Baltimore has a 19 percent reduction in homicides," said Mayor Scott.

That figure was about three years after Scott promised a reduction in homicides during his campaign.

Scott promised a 15 percent reduction in his first year in office, but that did not happen in the first or second year.... Read More: FOX45