child abuse

Mother Found Pushing Dead Son on Swing Indicted for Manslaughter, AbuseA mother who was found pushing her dead 3-year-old son on a swing set in May has been indicted on charges of manslaughter and child abuse.
Maryland Parents Charged in Their 10-Week-Old Girl's DeathMontgomery County police say a 10-week-old girl's parents have been charged in her death.
Parents Arrested in Death of Maryland Boy, Age 2The parents of a 2-year-old boy who died earlier this year in Maryland have been charged with murder and child abuse.
Mother Pleads Not Guilty in Birthday Cake Beating CaseThe mother of a 9-year-old boy who was fatally beaten over what police say was a piece of missing birthday cake has pleaded not guilty to murder and child abuse charges.
Police: Mother, 26, Charged With Fracturing Infant's SkullA 26-year-old woman has been charged after police say she fractured the skull of her 3-month-old son with a baby bottle.
Man Accused of Fatally Beating Boy Had Prior Abuse ChargeCourt 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.
Vigil Honors Boy, 9, Allegedly Killed for Eating CakeSympathetic 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.
20 Years for Mother in 'Anayah's Law' Fatal Child Abuse CaseA 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.
Rockville Daycare Owner Charged With Child AbuseThe owner of a daycare center in Rockville is facing child abuse charges after police responded to reports of a baby not breathing.
Woman's Sentencing Set in Fatal Abuse of 2-Year-Old BoyA 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.
Man Charged with Killing Girlfriend's 1-Year-Old SonPrince George's County Police have charged a man with killing his girlfriend's young son.
Md. Man Pleads Guilty to Killing 2-Year-OldProsecutors 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.