Desiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.
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.
There’s yet another incident of a parent locking their kids inside a car while they go into a mall.
The former operator of a Boonsboro assisted-living center was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for neglecting an Alzheimer’s patient who fell through the unfinished floor of a second-story bathroom.
Shocking arrest. A Harford County day care worker is charged with child abuse–accused of assaulting a little girl in front of other small children.
The 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.
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.