Abuse

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Western Md. Man Charged With Severely Abusing Mother

A western Maryland man is charged with abusing his 82-year-old mother after she was hospitalized with multiple bruises and broken bones.

04/13/2015

military sex assault

Lawsuit Looks To Change The Way Military Handles Sexual Assault Cases

No longer waiting for military justice. Several women–victims of sexual assault while serving their country–are suing the Department of Defense.

04/01/2015

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Woman Gets 20 Years In Fatal Abuse Of 2-Year-Old Boy

A woman who allowed her husband to fatally abuse a 2-year-old boy in their care was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in prison after prosecutors said she ordered the daily beatings and directed the couple’s own children to lie to investigators.

03/11/2015

brutality

Investigation Launched After Video Shows Officer Punching Man In The Face

Baltimore Police are speaking out about the actions of an officer, caught on camera punching an unarmed 19-year-old in the face just before his arrest.

02/25/2015

domestic violence

Domestic Violence Hotline Asking For Volunteers To Help

One in four women will be abused by their partner during their lifetime. It’s a disturbing statistic seen right here in Maryland.

02/18/2015

dog

Small Dog Stabbed, Held In Fire In Baltimore County

Another brutal case of animal cruelty in Baltimore County.

01/14/2015

(AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Man Charged With Assaulting 3-Year-Old Stepson

The Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office says a man has been charged with assaulting his 3-year-old stepson.

01/02/2015

(AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Wife Pleads Guilty In Beating Death Of 2-Year-Old Boy

A Frederick County woman has pleaded guilty in the beating death of a 2-year-old boy in her care.

11/12/2014

domestic violence

Baltimore Receives 2 Grants To Help Those In Abusive Relationships

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Baltimore City has received two grants to prosecute abusers and get legal help for victims.

10/22/2014

(Credit: AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Md. Man Charged In Death Of Pa. Man Found In Burned Car

Police say four people are in custody in the death of a man whose body was found in a burned-out car in in south-central Pennsylvania last week.

09/29/2014

prescription drugs

Baltimore City To Host Take-Back Day For Unused Prescription Meds

Prescription drug crisis. There’s a national push to safely and responsibly get rid of extra medicine in your cabinet.

09/24/2014

(AP Photo/California Department of Correction)

DC Mom Held In 3-Year-Old Son’s Beating Death

A judge has ordered that a D.C. mother charged in the beating death of her 3-year-old son remain jailed.

09/18/2014

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