Two teenage girls in southern Maryland bullied an apparently autistic 16-year-old boy into performing sexual acts and crashing through pond ice in episodes they captured on cell phone video, authorities said Wednesday.
A Frederick County man with disabilities dies during an encounter with sheriff’s deputies. Now state officials are pushing for change to try to avoid another tragedy.
A state panel is getting close to making recommendations regarding police training about people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
A disabled woman was mauled to death by her pit bull early Saturday morning. Baltimore City Health Department officials say the dog attacked the owner and her grandson in April.
The death of a young man with Down syndrome who was being restrained by police brings a new development.
New demands for a state investigation into the death of a young man with Down syndrome. He died at the hands of Frederick County sheriff’s deputies; those deputies were never charged.
Metro officials say a red line train has been disabled near the Rhode Island Avenue station after it hit an object along the track.
The MTA is catering to disabled riders. The Maryland Transportation Authority is unveiling new mobility vehicles.
Outrage in Frederick. Three officers will not be charged in the homicide of a young man with Down syndrome who died in their custody.
State and Frederick County officials are investigating the death of an intellectually disabled man who had a medical emergency when he was handcuffed by deputies at a movie theater in Frederick.
The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is seeking a role in the possible reopening of a Frederick nonprofit that provided jobs and training for the developmentally disabled.
Metro is seeking new members for an advisory committee that advises on ways to improve transit for senior citizens and people with disabilities.