People who commit domestic violence in front of a child will face more time in prison, under a bill passed by the Maryland General Assembly.
People convicted of minor domestic violence offenses can be barred from possessing guns even in states where no proof of physical violence is required to support the domestic violence charge, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday.
A measure to create an added penalty for crimes of violence committed in front of children has passed the Maryland House of Delegates.
A bill that would make it easier for abuse victims to obtain protective orders has cleared the House of Delegates with a unanimous vote.
On anniversary of fatal shooting, Oscar Pistorius says he is consumed by grief.
Gov. Martin O’Malley and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown underscored their support for several domestic violence bills moving through the General Assembly at a rally Monday evening in Annapolis.
Maryland lawmakers are hearing from victims of domestic violence about how several changes in the law would increase protections for them.
A Prince George’s County judge has ordered that a D.C. police officer charged with trying to kill his wife be confined to his parents’ home with electronic monitoring.
Anne Arundel County Police say an officer was injured during a struggle with a man in Glen Burnie.
For the first time since 2008 the murder rate in the nation’s capital has increased.