The Charles County Sheriff’s office says remains found in Nanjemoy have been identified as those of a missing Prince George’s County woman.
Maryland would create requirements for the proper handling of human remains by funeral establishments, under legislation heard by a Senate committee on Thursday that was introduced to address mistreatment of veterans awaiting burial at Arlington National Cemetery and violations of religious burial customs.
The Air Force is coming in for criticism over its handling of the remains of America’s war dead, including complaints that it has not been upfront about the extent of the problem.
The body parts of soldiers lost, their family members never notified. Wednesday night, the Pentagon orders a review of mishandled remains at Dover Air Force Base.
Macon, Ga. police say they’ve begun a search for remains of Lauren Giddings, a Laurel native, at a landfill.
Maryland State Police say skeletal remains found among construction debris two years ago in Westminster belonged to a woman who went missing from Baltimore 14 years ago.
Family and friends of Lauren Giddings are trying to gather volunteers and donated equipment to do another search of a landfill in hopes of finding more of her remains.
Staff Sgt. Claude Tyler of Landover is among 12 who died in a plane crash in Papua New Guinea on Oct 27,1943. They will be buried Monday at Arlington National Cemetary.
Authorities in Allegany County have identified a homeless man whose remains were found last week near the Rt. 220 south Park & Ride near Cumberland.
Maryland Natural Resources Police say a boater has found human remains in the Chesapeake Bay in Anne Arundel County.
Authorities in New York say hikers have found the body of a college student from Maryland who had been missing for more than a month.