A 26-year-old woman has been charged after police say she fractured the skull of her 3-month-old son with a baby bottle.
Court records show that a man accused of fatally beating a 9-year-old boy over a piece of missing birthday cake was charged in 2010 with abusing another child.
Sympathetic citizens held a candlelight vigil in memory of a 9-year-old Hagerstown boy who police say was fatally beaten for eating a piece of birthday cake without permission.
A judge in Frederick has sentenced a woman to 20 years in prison for failing to prevent her husband from killing their 21-month-old daughter Anayah in a case that prompted state child-welfare reform legislation.
The owner of a daycare center in Rockville is facing child abuse charges after police responded to reports of a baby not breathing.
A Frederick County woman faces up to 20 years in prison at her sentencing for failing to prevent her husband from fatally abusing a 2-year-old boy in their care.
Prince George’s County Police have charged a man with killing his girlfriend’s young son.
Prosecutors say a 28-year-old Maryland man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and child abuse in the death of his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son.
Baltimore police say the death of a boy six years after abuse he suffered has been ruled a homicide.
Baltimore County Police have charged the parents of a 6-year-old boy after he was found alone in a Towson motel room.