Child Sexual Abuse

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Probation for Minor Leaguer Who Abused Host Family’s Son

A former high school baseball coach faces sentencing in Frederick for sexually abusing the teenage son of a host family during his minor league baseball career.


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Md. Child Abuse Suspect Ordered Held Without Bond

A Maryland prosecutor says a former Montgomery County teacher accused of sexually abusing 15 students once faked his own death to avoid being confronted by a victim.


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Vatican Acknowledges ‘No Excuse’ For Child Abuse

Archbishop Silvano Tomasi tells U.N. panel “such crimes can never be justified”


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Coach Charged With Sex Abuse of Teen Girl

Montgomery County Police have charged a private coach and tutor with sexual abuse of a minor.


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Md. Teacher Charged With Sexual Abuse of Students

A teacher at a Silver Spring, Maryland middle school has been arrested and charged with several counts of child sex abuse.


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Gaithersburg Man Charged With Sexual Abuse of Home Daycare Children

A 66-year-old Montgomery Village man has been arrested and charged in relation to sexually abusing two young girls who attended his wife’s home day care center.


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Rockville Teacher Accused of Sexually Abusing Students

Montgomery County Police have arrested an elementary school teacher on charges of sexually abusing two of his students.


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65-year-old Silver Spring Man Traded Drugs for Sex Acts

LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC)– The Federal Bureau of Investigation says a 65-year-old Silver Spring man pleaded guilty last week to conspiring to distribute drugs to young women, and at least one minor, in return for sexual […]


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Davon Wood Arrested For Ketcham Elementary Child Sexual Assault

Davon Rashad Wood has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a young girl at Ketcham Elementary School in the district.


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MD Lawmaker: Penn State Abuse Case Prompts Review

State Sen. Nancy Jacobs of Harford County says Maryland law does not have criminal penalties for failing to report child abuse.