Child Sex Abuse

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Camp Counselor Charged With Sex Abuse of 11-Year-Old

A camp counselor has been charged with the sexual abuse of an 11-year-old girl in Bethesda.


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Md. Man Gets 35 Years in California Baby’s Sex-Abuse Case

A former children’s counselor in Maryland and Arizona been sentenced to 35 years in prison for sexual exploitation charges in a case involving a Southern California pediatric nurse accused of sexually abusing his 6-week-old foster child.


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Oyster-Adams Bilingual School Teacher Charged With Sex Abuse of a Child

A 31-year-old teacher at Oyster-Adams Bilingual School on 19th Street NW has been arrested and charged with second degree sexual abuse of a child.


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Woman Who Survived Child Abduction Tells Story to Educate Others

In 2002, Alicia Kozackiewicz was abducted near her Pittsburgh home and held captive by an online predator from Herndon. Her rescue made national headlines and now she’s telling her story in the hopes of saving others from what she experienced.


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Man Gets 30 Years For Sex Abuse of 7-Year-Old

A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for sexually abusing a 7-year-old girl.


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Baltimore Officer Pleads Guilty to Child Sex Abuse

The Baltimore State’s Attorney Office says a police officer has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a teenager he supervised in a Police Athletic League program.


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Md. Police Searching For Man Suspected of Child Sex Abuse

Anne Arundel County police are searching for a man who they suspect sexually abused a toddler left in his care.


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Annapolis Babysitter Charged With Sex Abuse

An Annapolis man has been released on bail after being charged with sex abuse of a minor, third and fourth degree sex offenses, and second degree assault.


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Air Force Sergeant Faces 25 Years In International Child-Sex Case

An Air Force sergeant faces 25 years in military prison after pleading guilty to charges he sexually molested girls in Germany and the United States.


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Woman Sentenced For Child Sex Abuse Attempt

A Canadian woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for traveling to northern Virginia to have sex with two children.