The former owner of a western Maryland assisted-living center where an Alzheimer’s patient fell through the floor of a room into the floor below has pleaded guilty in the incident.
An Anne Arundel County police officer and his wife have been charged with neglecting their dog to the point where it had to be euthanized.
A Lewistown woman must find a new home under her plea deal in an animal cruelty case involving more than 80 cats.
A father has been charged with child neglect after leaving his infant and 5-year-old in a running car while he went grocery shopping.
It was a massive seizure of horses from an Eastern Shore farm. More than 130 animals are involved, and authorities are saying most are suffering from some form of neglect.
Child advocates say Maryland is the only state that hasn’t criminalized child neglect.