A man charged with the rape and murder of a 10-year-old Cecil County girl has been ordered held without bond following a bail review hearing.
The White House says comments by a Republican lawmaker about rape show, quote, an “alarming disregard for women.”
A House Republican drew a sharp response during debate on an abortion bill when he said that the number of pregnancies resulting from rape is very low.
A 24-year-old Cambridge police officer has been charged with rape in an off-duty incident.
Vice President Joe Biden says many women who are raped or physically abused don’t report it because they don’t want, in his words, “to get raped again by the system.”
Montgomery County prosecutors say a mother and a Gaithersburg man are facing charges for trading sex with the woman’s daughter to pay off a debt.
The Maryland Senate has voted to extend a state law that allows police to take DNA samples from arrestees for certain violent crimes.
A Manassas teenager has been charged in the March 28 rape of a 31-year-old Herndon woman.
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will try to balance the rights of Americans who have not been convicted of a major crime to keep their DNA out of the government’s hands against the government’s interest in closing cold cases and the rights of crime victims to finally see justice done.
A 17-year-old student at Wilde Lake High School in Howard County has been arrested and is being charged as an adult after a younger student said he raped her at school Monday.