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  • Former Ferndale fire company volunteer charged with sex abuse

    Former Ferndale fire company volunteer charged with sex abuse
    A Baltimore man who once volunteered for a fire company in Anne Arundel County was arrested Wednesday on multiple sex abuse charges, county police said. Preston Lamont Scott II, 31, is accused of abusing two children he knew. Police did not release...
  • Stop getting drunk to stay safe

    Stop getting drunk to stay safe
    Emily Yoffe's recent Slate article, "College Women: Stop Getting Drunk," suggesting that parents warning to their young daughters that drinking to incapacity leaves them vulnerable to many dangers — including sexual assault — touched off a...
  • Edgewood man charged with domestic violence against fiance and her sister

    An Edgewood man is being held without bail Wednesday afternoon on charges of assaulting his pregnant fiancé and her sister. According to court records, Lionel Torrence, 25, is charged in one case with second-degree assault and in a second with first-...
  • Customer disorderly at McDonald's drive-thru in Aberdeen [Police blotter]

    Aberdeen Brian Keith Knechtle, 27, of the 100 block of Darlington Avenue, was charged Friday with theft below $1,000. Robert Andrew Buchanan, 59, of the first block of Morning Dove Court, was charged Sunday with second-degree assault. A theft was...
  • Man charged in multiple sex offense cases acquitted fourth time

    Man charged in multiple sex offense cases acquitted fourth time
    A man linked by DNA in four separate sexual assault cases since 2011 was acquitted on sex offense charges again on Friday in Baltimore City Circuit Court. A man linked by DNA in four separate sexual assault cases since 2011 was acquitted on sex...
  • Anne Arundel County volunteer briefs

    Camp Letts Edgewater camp needs volunteers for ongoing upkeep of grounds, trail clearing and general office support at the Retreat Center and office. Information: 410-919-1411 or campletts,org. Eastport Girls Club The club seeks high school seniors...
  • Jarrettsville woman accused of bestiality has case dismissed

    The case of a Jarrettsville woman, who was a behavioral specialist with Harford County Public Schools and who was accused of bestiality, has been dismissed after the Harford County State's Attorney's Office decided not to prosecute her. Stephanie...
  • A story of overcoming domestic violence [Letter]

    Editor: During October, SARC takes the time to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness month and reflect upon why the work we do is so important to the community. Renee, a lifetime advocate and an employee with SARC, shares what this month and the work...
  • Man charged in multiple sexual assault cases acquitted a fourth time

    Man charged in multiple sexual assault cases acquitted a fourth time
    A man charged in five sexual assault cases since 2010 based on DNA evidence was acquitted a fourth time Friday in Baltimore City Circuit Court, as prosecutors vowed to continue to try to convict him. The acquittal is the latest move in a cat-and-mouse...
  • Trial begins for man accused of sexual abuse at Columbia school for the deaf

    Trial begins for man accused of sexual abuse at Columbia school for the deaf
    The trial of the Baltimore County man accused of sexually abusing seven young female students at the Maryland School for the Deaf in Columbia began in Howard County Circuit Court Monday. Clarence Cepheus Taylor, 38, of the 2500 block of Hallam Court in ...
  • Edgewater man gets 10 years for sexual abuse of boys

    Edgewater man gets 10 years for sexual abuse of boys
    Edgewater resident John Charles Villers-Farrow was sentenced Monday in Anne Arundel Circuit Court to 10 years in prison for sexually abusing two boys from his neighborhood over a period of several years. "These were not one-time offenses," Judge Laura...
  • Jeanne D. Granofsky, nurse

    Jeanne D. Granofsky, nurse
    Jeanne D. Granofsky, a registered nurse who worked for 30 years with the Baltimore City Health Department, died Tuesday at the Bel Air Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was 84. The daughter of a furniture maker and a homemaker, the former Jeanne...