An Army staff sergeant has been accused of severely abusing her young stepdaughter, according to reports from a public defender and assistant state's attorney in Harford County District Court on Tuesday.
SARC, a non-profit in Harford County providing hope and resources to victims of domestic violence, sexual violence, child abuse and stalking, received a proclamation from the Harford County Council recognizing October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month
A 55-year-old Baltimore man has been arrested and charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection with the death of his 16-month-old granddaughter, who was found in a hot truck in the middle of July, police said.
Two small businesses in Harford County developed a creative way to use their resources to support a non-profit in Harford County. As they work together to make Harford County a better place, these women prove that everyone can make a difference
A 47-year-old Baltimore man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder in the near drowning of his young son in a bathtub at the family's Mondawmin Avenue home last week, according to Baltimore Police.
A 19-year-old Harford County man is facing murder charges after he allegedly struck his 2-month-old niece, who had been left in his care, in the face Thursday night and she later died, according to the Harford County Sheriff's Office.
The pinwheel garden was part of the first annual candlelight vigil organized by CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Harford County in an effort to raise awareness of children's need for healthy environments, in honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month.
The words "victims" and "celebration" don't often go hand in hand, but this week the Historic Courtroom of the Circuit Court Building in Annapolis hosted a Victims' Rights Week Celebration honoring residents and criminal justice professionals who work with victims of crime.
A former teacher's aide at a Columbia elementary school whose love letters to an eight-year-old pupil at his school led to a precedent-setting sexual abuse conviction asked the state's highest court Friday to overturn that conviction.
A Severn mother who, despite a poison center's admonition to get her son to a hospital immediately, waited until her child began having a seizure from sipping his father's methadone, was placed on three years' probation Friday.
A Severn father was found guilty of child neglect and related charges Wednesday but was acquitted of the most serious charges of child abuse in a case that stemmed from his 5-year-old son's losing consciousness after drinking methadone last September.
Police testified Tuesday that a Severn man, whose 5-year-old son lost consciousness last September after drinking methadone that the father acknowledged buying, waited more than an hour after the boy initially became ill to call for help because he "was scared."
The attorney for a Baltimore private school teacher has acknowledged that his client had sex with a former student, but says he is innocent of any crime because the contact was part of a consensual, adult relationship.
By By Kevin Rector and Carrie Wells and The Baltimore Sun
A review of a long-standing Baltimore school system hiring policy shows that the central office failed to perform its duties and enforce its protocols when hiring a temporary employee who allegedly misrepresented himself as a child therapist and is now charged with raping a teen.