Free-Range Parenting Laws Letting Kids Roam Could Catch OnAfter Utah passed the country's first law legalizing so-called free-range parenting, groups in states from New York to Texas are pushing for similar steps to bolster the idea.
Md. Couple Plead Guilty to Child Neglect; Children Locked in Room with FecesA pair of Westminster parents pleaded guilty to child neglect of six children in Carroll County court Thursday.
Report: Arizona Couple Abandoned Toddler For Pokemon GoAn Arizona couple faces charges after authorities said their toddler was found wandering unattended for more than an hour while they played Pokemon Go.
Man Charged With Leaving Infant In Hot Car In FrederickFrederick police say a man has been arrested for leaving an infant locked inside a hot car for at least 20 minutes.
Police: Infant Left In Playpen While Parents Went To StorePolice say a couple faces charges after leaving their 8-month-old son in his playpen at an acquaintance's apartment while they walked to a convenience store.
Parents Who Let Kids Walk Alone To Appeal In Neglect CaseA Maryland couple says Child Protective Services will keep a file on them for five years after they let their children walk home from a park without an adult.
Parents Charged With Abuse, Neglect After Leaving Son Alone In Motel For Hours The parents of a 6-year-old boy suffering from severe malnutrition have been charged with child abuse and neglect after leaving him alone for hours at a motel.
Child Remains Hospitalized After Being Left Alone At Baltimore County MotelPolice continue to investigate a serious case of child neglect Baltimore County.
Woman Gets 5 Years In Boy's Death In West VirginiaA Maryland woman has been sentenced to up to five years in prison for child neglect.
Man Charged With Leaving 6-Year-Old Grandson In Unattended Car For HoursAnne Arundel County Police are investigating another child neglect case. This time, police say a 6-year-old was left unattended in a car parked at the Best Buy store located in the 7000-block of Arundel Mills Circle.
Mother Charged With Leaving 4-Year-Old In Car For 8 Hours Is Out On BailA mother accused of leaving her child in a car for more than eight hours while she gambled at Maryland Live! Casino is out on bail.
Man Charged After Child Found Unrestrained In VanThe St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office has charged a man with reckless driving and numerous other offenses after deputies say they found a 2-year-old child unrestrained in a minivan.