Desiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.
An Allegany County man faces multiple animal-cruelty charges after nine dead dogs were found inside a vacant home near Cumberland.
About 100 unaccompanied children who have crossed the border from Central America have enrolled in Montgomery County schools.
A former school teacher admits to inappropriate relations with three students decades ago. Now the Catholic community is in shock.
Police in Maryland say a couple kept their autistic, 22-year-old twin sons locked in a basement room at night for years with no furniture and only a tiny window for light.
A Frederick woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for abuse that caused the death of her infant son.
New developments in the case of the Southern Maryland boy who suffers from autism allegedly abused by two girls.
An Anne Arundel County man faces more than a century in prison for sexually abusing a teenage girl.
Two schools in the mid-Atlantic region are among the 55 colleges and universities that are being investigated over their handling of sexual abuse complaints under Title IX.
A Maryland swim coach is arrested and accused of sexually abusing a former student.
The man, who for decades operated and voiced Elmo on Sesame Street, is cleared of three charges of child sexual abuse.
Police say an autistic boy was tormented by two teen girls who threatened him and forced him to perform sexual acts. But in a new interview, the alleged victim sees things differently.