| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:23 PM
A 31-year-old Port Deposit man was sentenced last week to 12 years in federal prison for possessing child pornography.
Michael Dean Ragan Jr.'s prison term will be followed by 35 years of supervised release and he will be required to register as a sex...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 7:14 AM
A 31-year-old California man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for prostitution and human trafficking in Howard County Circuit Court last week.
Rowland James Duffey, who listed his address in Long Beach, Calif., was sentenced by Judge Louis A....
| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Anne Arundel County police say a 78-year-old man who they identified as a registered sex offender is facing new charges after neighbors reported he took a 13-year-old into woods in Brooklyn Park last week.
Ray Roland Porter, of Brooklyn Park, was...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:31 PM
A Fort Meade man has been sentenced by a U.S. District Court judge in Baltimore to 10 years in prison for the rape of a minor during a party at Ft. Meade.
Daheem Bryant-Royal, 23, was also sentenced Wednesday to five years of supervised probation, and...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 1:25 PM
A woman running on a Columbia foot path this week was sexually assaulted, according to Howard County Police.
On Aug. 7 at 6:30 p.m., police said the woman was running on a path near the intersection of Stone Cloud and Majors Lane when she heard...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 10:28 AM
An Aberdeen man was charged with raping someone he knows last week.
Marcus Shepperson, 23, of the 200 block of Perrywood Court, was accused Saturday of raping the woman at a home, according to a statement of charges.
He was charged with second-degree...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:09 AM
A Joppa man has been charged with attempted rape in connection with an assault in May near Little Gunpowder Falls.
A 36-year-old woman had told police May 31 that she had been sexually assaulted at 4 a.m. that day in a wooded area near the Harford...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Aberdeen police report:
Willie Lee Gordon, 42, of the 800 block of Oxford Avenue, was charged Sunday with driving without the required license and authorization and driving while his license was suspended.
Ricky Junior Milligan, 36, who has...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:04 PM
The recent FBI raid that arrested three men in Maryland as part of Operation Cross Country that netted 150 alleged pimps in 76 cities illustrates significant governmental efforts in detecting and arresting sex offenders, including pimps and buyers.
| Sep 2, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Friends of the woman at the center of a sexual assault investigation involving three members of the Naval Academy football team testified Monday that she appeared intoxicated on the night of the alleged attacks.
But none of the witnesses at a...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:43 PM
Prosecutors told a military hearing officer on Tuesday that three Naval Academy football players engaged in sexual acts with a drunken female midshipman at an off-campus party last year and then lied about it repeatedly to investigators.
Lawyers for the...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:46 PM
State, local and FBI law enforcement officers across Maryland and the United States announced a sweeping, coordinated child prostitution bust that recovered 105 children, the FBI announced Monday.
While no children were reported found in Maryland, the...