Child Protective Services
A short walk to the park became the talk of the nation when two Silver Spring parents were investigated for child neglect.
Free-range parenting controversy. After an outcry over one Maryland family’s decision to let their children walk free in their community, state Child Protective Services is changing its policy.
A big win for a Montgomery County couple who were under investigation for child neglect. Their two young children were picked up by police after they were found walking alone.
Free range parenting. A Maryland couple is facing child neglect charges after letting their children walk home alone. The parents say it’s not neglect, it’s just the way they parent.
A 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.
What one Maryland family saw as a moment of independence for their ten and six-year-old, police saw as something different.
A western Maryland couple faces drug charges after police searched their home because school officials said their children smelled of marijuana.
Anne Arundel County Police have arrested 20-year-old parents after they were found unresponsive in a car—allegedly high on synthetic marijuana—while their 8-month-old son sat in the back seat.
A Baltimore City mother is in jail after her child was found freezing and hungry in a car parked at the Maryland Live casino. Police say the mother left her daughter in the car for eight hours.
Anne Arundel County say they’re charging a Hagerstown woman with child neglect after her 2-month-old baby was left in the care of a hotel clerk.
A 2-year-old boy found by himself in Northeast Baltimore has been reunited with his parent.
A 4-year-old boy is seriously injured after falling to the ground from a ninth floor apartment window on Thursday afternoon.