At U.S. military bases in Japan, most service members found culpable in sex crimes in recent years did not go to prison, according to internal Department of Defense documents. Instead, in a review of hundreds of cases filed in America’s largest overseas military installation, offenders were fined, demoted, restricted to their bases or removed from the military.
A Canadian woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for traveling to northern Virginia to have sex with two children.
A former Montgomery County fifth-grade teacher is avoiding jail time with a plea deal in a sexual abuse case.
U.S. officials say the FBI is investigating possible child sexual abuse at Fort Meade in Maryland involving a former civilian worker there.
A Maryland man has been sentenced to six years in prison for assaulting a woman after she passed out at a party in her home.
A former teacher at a prestigious private school in northern Virginia has been sentenced to 43 years in prison for molesting five girls in the 1960s and 70s.
Montgomery County Police have arrested a high school teacher they say discussed sex acts with a female student in person and by email.
A veteran District of Columbia police officer is accused of sexually abusing a child.
A veteran District of Columbia police officer is accused of sexually abusing a child. Police say Wendel Palmer, who joined the department in 1990 and is assigned to the Sixth District, was arrested Wednesday and charged with first-degree child sexual abuse.
19-year-old Ryan Sheppard was sentenced Thursday in Frederick County Circuit Court to 30 years in prison for the sexual abuse of a on-year-old.