| May 23, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Sixteen years ago, Robert Shadley, then a major general in the Army, uncovered disturbing news from an important Army training facility at Aberdeen Proving Ground.
Drill sergeants and other instructors were regularly using their power to get sexual...
| May 24, 2013
| 4:58 PM
President Barack Obama told Naval Academy graduates Friday that declining faith in government and other institutions makes it more important than ever that they retain their moral center as they embark on military careers.
As a cold rain fell on the 1,...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Bel Air Police say they are investigating an abduction and attempted sexual assault that began on the town's southwest side late the evening of May 14.
At approximately 11 p.m., the victim, a woman in her mid-20s, reported stopping in the area of...
| May 6, 2013
| 4:57 AM
Peggy's back, and so is the "Mad Men" we all love.
True, Peggy has appeared in the show for most of this season. And the overall themes (prostitution and adultery) are still present in "For Immediate Release."
But it’s as though the writers were...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Eleven men were arrested on Wednesday during a reverse prostitution sting conducted by Howard County Police in North Laurel, according to a news release.
Police said detectives and female officers working undercover along the Washington Boulevard...
| May 6, 2013
| 12:45 PM
An employee of the Harford County public school system who works primarily with special needs students has been placed under suspension without pay following her indictment on a sex offense charge last month.
Stephanie Mikles, 45, of the 1500 block of...
| May 13, 2013
| 12:04 PM
A Baltimore County police officer pleaded guilty to misconduct and agreed to resign after admitting to filming himself numerous times engaging in sex acts and neglecting to respond to calls while on duty.
Aaron Z. Pross, 29, who had been assigned to the...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:11 PM
A Baltimore judge sentenced a man convicted of repeatedly raping a 13-year-old girl in an East Baltimore vacant home to life in prison four times over plus an additional 25 years.
Alvin Ray Wright Sr., 50, was convicted at trial in February on three rape...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:49 PM
The Baltimore City Detention Center had the nation's second-highest rate of sexual contact between jail staff and inmates, according to a U.S. Department of Justice study released less than a month after federal prosecutors accused corrections officers at...
| May 16, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Linwood O. Burke, 47, of the 400 block of Chestnut Street, was charged Tuesday with obstructing and hindering police and second-degree assault.
Sara Montgomery, 30, of the 300 block of North Philadelphia Boulevard, was charged Tuesday with...
| May 9, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Sheriff's deputies and state police report:
Antoine D. Rushing, 20, of the first block of New County Road, was charged Thursday with trespassing and failing to obey a lawful police order.
Warren E. Smith, 54, of the 100 block of Bouzarth Lane,...
| May 7, 2013
| 12:12 PM
An Aberdeen man has been charged with sexually abusing a minor.
Clarence Jacob Barnes Jr., 53, of the 300 block of Center Deen Avenue, is charged with third-degree sex offense, fourth-degree sex offense, sex abuse of a minor and second-degree assault,...