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UMD Says It Reported Swim Coach Accusations

The University of Maryland says it alerted the state attorney general’s office in the late 1980s that its then-swimming and diving coach had admitted to having sex with an underage girl.

05/25/2013

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Coach Gets 7 Years In Prison For Sexually Abusing Swimmer In 1980s

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — Richard “Rick” Curl was convicted last year. In court Thursday, he apologized to molestation victim Kelley Davies Currin. Kai Jackson reports–the prosecutor in this case says justice was indeed delayed, […]

05/24/2013

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Man Gets 14 Years For Producing Child Porn

A former preschool teacher has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for producing child pornography by filming his sexual abuse of 5-year-old students in Japan.

05/24/2013

animal abuse

Baltimore Police To Change The Way It Handles Animal Cruelty Cases

Baltimore police announce major changes to the way it handles animal cruelty just as the city is hit with four horrific cases in one week.

05/23/2013

Queenie, a 1-2-year-old pit bull, was rescued from a  basement after being starved to near death. (credit: BARCS)

Unsolved Dog Abuse Cases: Thrown From Car, Starved To Near Death, Fatally Stabbed

In just the past week, three horrific cases of animal abuse were reported in Baltimore. The cases come as the city’s own anti-animal abuse advisory commission released a damning report.

05/21/2013

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Shining Light On Domestic Violence: ALS Technology Exposes Signs Of Abuse

Exposing the signs of domestic violence. Too often, the bruises from abuse hide beneath a victim’s skin, making it hard to prove what happened.

05/16/2013

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2 Staff Members Face Sex Abuse Allegations At Catholic School In Glen Burnie

Two Catholic school employees are suspended from their jobs, under investigation after a former student accused them of sexual abuse.

05/09/2013

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Staff Members At AACO High School May Have Had ‘Inappropriate Contact’ With Former Student

An investigation is underway in Anne Arundel County into a possible case of sexual abuse.

05/08/2013

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Man Charged With Sexually Abusing Minor

A man charged with sexually abusing a girl over 10 years has been ordered held on $1 million bond.

03/25/2013

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Baltimore County Caregiver Indicted For Abusing 84-Year-Old Patient

A Randallstown caregiver has been arrested and charged with abuse of a vulnerable adult after he allegedly assaulted his elderly patient.

03/21/2013

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Former Caretaker Pleads Guilty To Beating Elderly Patient; Will Serve 6 Years In Prison

The woman accused in the highly publicized beating of an elderly man has pleaded guilty.

02/21/2013

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Caregiver Arrested For Abusing Disabled Man In Columbia Group Home

Howard County police have arrested a Randallstown woman for abusing an intellectually disabled man in an incident that was caught on video.

02/04/2013

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